Monthly Archives: March 2017

Update

New in; ABO Mugs, a decent size quality mug for your cuppa with the ABO logo. £7.50 to ABO members (plus postage) £8.50 non members. Contact abowarden@alderneywildlife.org to reserve yours !  

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Update

Just a reminder that blog updates are now every Sunday. More immediate news appears on our facebook page. ABO Warden.

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20th-26th March

Another wind swept week, mostly from the north and west holding up migration. Despite the weather it was an eventful week with some superb avian visitors. 20th – Rain-Wind – Rain…1 Fieldfare at Whitegates 21st – The highlight today was … Continue reading

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13th – 19th March

This week saw our first staying guests of 2017 with Bird ringer/ birder Chris Mourant and Naturalist and photographer Vic Froome visiting from Guernsey. Thanks to you both for your help around the Obs as we make ready for ringers … Continue reading

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6th-12th March

A week dominated by fog and rain made birding difficult and ringing for the most part impossible. A sunny Saturday was the only decent break in the bad weather, accompanied by SW winds. 6th Mark Atkinson reported a Water Rail … Continue reading

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20th Feb-5th Mar

As promised here are the details of the Mediterranean Gull Metal ring 5412153, spotted by Paul Veron on Crabby Beach. Though small numbers of this species are present on Alderney for most of the year (they far less numerous than … Continue reading

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