1st October 2014

Fairly quiet on the land and at sea today, with a Redstart on the Brigg and 50 Teal, two Snipe and five Lapwing at East Lea & the Dams the only reports of note. Ringing activities proved more interesting, however, with 46 birds caught today (retraps in brackets):  (38 new, 7 re-traps, 1 control)

Yellow-browed Warbler 1, Chiffchaff 3, Goldcrest 1, Great Tit 4 (1), Blue Tit 3 (1), Coal Tit 1, Long-tailed Tit 10, Bullfinch 1, Chaffinch 2 (1), Greenfinch 7, Dunnock 1, Wren 4 (5).

Yellow-browed Warbler (Lucy Murgatroyd)

Yellow-browed Warbler (Lucy Murgatroyd)