Over on the right you will see that I have updated the ringing totals for Fylde Ringing Group up until the end of January. The only thing worth noting is the sterling work Phil and Andy are doing on Linnets with 59 ringed during the month. With a number of our ringing sites falling within a 10 km avian influenza surveillance zone, the totals for February will be even more meagre; roll on spring!
I called at my feeding station yesterday and all I had of note was a single Grey Wagtail. I've sacrificed birding this morning for some post beer festival recovery and to get my bird records for 2016 in order for the county recorder!
Nightjar survival against the odds - with the run of days of terrible weather since this Nightjar nest started it is heartening to see that the one chick has just about fledged -- hope it now ...
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