Landsort Birds Diary!

Landsort Birds Diary!

8th July 2019

2019 JuliPosted by Espen & Matt 08 Jul, 2019 20:38:24

42 birds were ringed this morning, the highest total for a few weeks. The total included six House Martins (Hussvala), the first Redstart (Rödstjärt) for a while and the first juvenile Wheatear (Stenskvätta) of the year.

Wind: Northwesterly to northerly
Strength 4-12m/s
Temperature: 14-18
Visibility: Good
Cloud cover: 4-7/8
Precipitation: One short, sharp shower around 17:00

There will be two members staying at the obs tonight: Niklas and Mikael.

Ringing day totals:

House Martin / Hussvala: 6

White Wagtail / Sädesärla: 1

Redstart / Rödstjärt: 1

Wheater / Stenskvätta: 1

Blackbird / Koltrast: 1

Marsh Warbler / Kärrsångare: 1

Icterine Warbler / Härmsångare: 2

Lesser Whitethroat / Ärtsångare: 5

Garden Warbler / Trädgårdssångare: 1

Blackcap / Svarthätta: 1

Willow Warbler / Lövsångare: 2

Blue Tit / Blåmes: 3

Great Tit / Talgoxe: 5

Tree Sparrow / Pilfink: 8

Greenfinch / Grönfink: 2

Linnet / Hämpling: 1

Yellowhammer / Gulsparv: 1

Total: 42