Saturday, 5 April 2014

I was ringing at Sandwich Bay today from 0730 - 1400.Clear,light SW.

Birds ringed.

Bullfinch 1 Female (rather a scarce bird at the Bay.
Cetti`s Warbler 1 (first for two years).
Blackcap 3 (males).
Chiffchaff 1(several more heard)
Chaffinch 2 re traps.
Reed Bunting 8 re traps.
Blackbird 1 re trap.

Common Buzzard 6,Red Kite 1,Sparrowhawk 1 passed over,a Swallow was seen + 1 Small Copper and 1 Small White.A Willow Warbler was heard in the Whitehouse bushes..


  1. Alan.
    Good variety of birds ringed, you must have been pleased when the Cetti's turned up, plus a sighting of my favourite bird, Red Kite.

  2. Hi Ken,I like to ring at Sandwich,no dogs charging around.Hope you are both keeping well,all the best.