Wrafton/Velator

Fall of Willow Warblers this week, after ringing 15 on Monday, returned today and ringed another 31!

Blackcap (7), Chiffchaff (3) and Goldcrest (1) the only other birds ringed.

This evening at Sherpa, 1 White Wagtail, 6 Teal, 3 Little Egret, drake Garganey. Wrafton pond had a few Sand Martin and 1 Swallow, the scrape had 6 White Wagtail. Then several hundred distant hirundines were mostly Sand Martins with a few Swallows. We saw one House Martin over the reserve this morning.

Posted April 15th, 2015 at 10:20 pm by Jon Turner in Bird News