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- Sun Apr 17, 2016 3:51 pm
- Forum: Recent Sightings
- Topic: siskin down redpoll up
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Siskins are still coming to food in the garden but in lesser numbers than previously with just 12 in the garden at 15:10hrs but redpoll numbers have doubled from 2 on friday to 4 today.
Saturday= brinscall to white coppice blackcap 2 chiffchaff 5 willow warbler lots treecreeper at nest hole nuthatch at nest hole coal tit going into stonework on bridge curlew heard single raven seen roe buck heard barkingk male kestrel pr stock doves. Croston sewage works/twin lakes 100+hirundines o...
Another wave of siskins have been feeding up in the garden over the last week or so and boy have some been feeding a ringing session this afternoon of just over an hour produced another 23 siskin caught and ringed with weight variations from light 13.o.grams to fully fuelled and ready for migration ...
Early morning visit today chiff chaff blackcapx2 tawny owl kestrel bullfinch yellowhammer mandarin teal and willow tit all on reserve. 0 7.29 common sand seen on banks of aggy res before flying over embankment on worthington reservoirs. Allso 10 sandmartin over aggy res
Siskins are still coming into garden in good numbers with up to 30 in the garden today a short hour and half ringing session at first light this morning resulted in another 19 birds being caught and ringed bringing the siskin total for our garden so far this year to 261
- Fri Mar 04, 2016 4:40 pm
- Forum: Recent Sightings
- Topic: Water Rail White Coppice.
- Replies: 6
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Cracking photos again peter the only previous record of water rail at white coppice I can recall is from many many moons ago one winter on the lodge adjacent to the cricket pitch
Siskins continue to frequent our garden though in slightly reduced numbers with 30+ on many days. due to slightly unfavourable ringing weather lately just two further ringing sessions managed this month both lasting one and a half hours both of which were very productive bringingThe number of siskin...
Siskins are still continuing to fill the wood the garden and the feeders with 40+ in the garden today and a further 150+ on the woodland edge queuing waiting for room on the feeders sunday 14th and friday 19th have been the only two days so far with setteled weather for a couple of hours to be able ...
Yesterday (thursday) produced a flood of siskins in the garden and wood to the rear of the garden with 65+ counted coming in to the feeders of these 65+ siskin 46 were caught and ringed thats 69 siskin caught and ringed in two ringing session in the garden each session lasting just one and half hour...
Yesterday morning (friday) there was a brief weather window am as forecast so the net went up in the garden for an hour and half before work the trees in the wood at the rear of the garden were thronging with siskins at one point I counted 40+. Anyway in the hour and half 23 siskin were caught and r...
Today in the garden bullfinch 7 long tailed tits 9 greenfinch 2 goldfinch 10 siskin 16 and bbc 1 m blackcap 1 m brambling and 1 chiff chaff to windy for the mist nets so traps set instead only siskins bullfinch and nuthatch caught