Firecrests on the Yealm Estuary

Must be good numbers of these little chaps floating about at the moment had 3 in the net this morning in couple hours along with 6 goldcrests also. They were 2 males & a female With female 4.8 g & males 5.1 & 5.5g respectively. How do they manage to cross seas ?? Beautiful little birds .

Female firecrest
Female firecrest

Male firecrest
Male firecrest

Posted October 12th, 2014 at 2:09 pm by David Scott in Bird News