Anglers CP: Yellow-legged Gull 3 adults. Swift 3 + 1 WRes., Teal 6 and Shoveler 2. Curlew 4 flew east at 15.15hrs
Wintersett Res: Yellow Wagtail 2 over.
55 birds were ringed this morning, including 1 Goldcrest, 17 Chiffchaff, 10 Reed Warblers.and 15 Willow Warblers. One of the Willow Warblers was a 1st year female of the Northern, - Scandinavian, Acredula race, brought in by the easterly winds. Becky took photos of the bird and a 'regular' 1st year female Willow Warbler to show the differences. A female Cetti's Warbler and a juvenile female Cetti's Warbler were retrapped.
1st year female Willow Warbler of Acredula race
|1st year female Willow Warbler RLBailey|