Landsort Birds Diary!

Landsort Birds Diary!

3rd August 2019

2019 AugustiPosted by Espen & Matt 03 Aug, 2019 19:20:41

A sunny day with a variable north-easterly breeze. Four Garganey (Årta) and a Carrion Crow (Svartkråka) flew past Södra Udden early morning and a Marsh Harrier (Brun Kärrhök) and an Osprey (Fiskgjuse) flew north in the afternoon. 11 birds were ringed this morning. At least 10 Red-veined Darters (Vandrande ängstrollslända) are still around Bredmar with a handful also at Saltmar, including some relatively freshly emerged individuals.

Wind: Northeasterly
Strength 2-10 m/s
Temperature: 16-22
Visibility: Good
Cloud cover: 1-4/8
Precipitation: None

Ringing day totals:

Icterine Warbler / Härmsångare: 2

Common Whitethroat / Törnsångare: 1

Willow Warbler / Lövsångare: 4

Tree Sparrow / Pilfink: 4

Total: 11