Light overcast to start,clear later,light SW (0630-0930) 1X40ft West Scrub.
The sun reflecting on the net stopped play from about 0845
Long-tailed Tit 1
Blue Tit 1
A Kingfisher flew up from the stream which runs along the southern end of the East Scrub and a little while later Rooks and Jackdaws past over SW from their roost site.Which I believe is just across the river in the Eccles island area.There was also noticeably more Robins and Chaffinches about.
I had news today of the Blackcap I controlled at New Hythe (West Scrub on the 22nd.
S181910 (3) M Blackcap,ringed Icklesham,Sussex 17 09 2016, 0600 w.t 16.5g
controlled New Hythe (West Scrub) 22 09 2016,0700 w.t 19.5g. 49Km NNW
A number of birds move north in the autumn,before eventually turning south for the winter.