Landsort Birds Diary!

Landsort Birds Diary!

15th July 2019

2019 JuliPosted by Espen & Matt 15 Jul, 2019 19:12:31

Today started off dry but the weather finally gave way around midday with a series of thunderstorms. A flock of eight Grey Plovers (Kustpipare) flew west and the first Southern Hawker (Blågrön mosaikslända) of the year was seen at Branddammen. Ten birds were ringed.

Wind: Variable westerly
Strength 2-13 m/s
Temperature: 15-16
Visibility: Good
Cloud cover: 4-8/8
Precipitation: Thundery showers in afternoon

Ringing day totals:

Barn Swallow / Ladusvala: 1

Lesser Whitethroat / Ärtsångare: 3

Garden Warbler / Trädgårdssångare: 1

Willow Warbler / Lövsångare: 4

Chaffinch / Bofink: 1

Total: 10