Monthly Archives: April 2017

24th-30th April

  24th – Pre breakfast birding with Naturetrek produced a Hobby over the air field, Black headed gull, Whimbrel and 2 common Sandpipers at Braye Bay, Ringed plover at Saye Bay, 2 Dunlin¬† at Longis Bay, and a Ring Ouzel … Continue reading

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17th – 23rd April

17th, A nice fall at Mannez where 40 birds processed included 2 Redstarts.¬† We also had our first Reed Bunting of the year, a male also at Mannez 18th – 3 Ring Ouzels and a male Redstart at Rose farm … Continue reading

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This weeks blog will be online PM Tues 25th.

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10th-16th April

A very busy week one way or another. Visiting ringers/birders Linda Lowndes, Barry Summers and Chris & Richard Dufeu all made valuable contributions to our recording and research. Chris additionally to bird ringing looking at the various species of slug … Continue reading

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The next Blog update will be PM 17th April.

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3rd-9th April

As migrants continued to be slow off the blocks this week our obvious highlight was a new species for not just Alderney but for the Channel Islands. Another surprise was a Rook at Giffoine. Furter additions to this years bird … Continue reading

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27th March -2nd April

Some favourable weather but without substantial numbers of migrant birds bar Meadow Pipits during the first part of the week. Strong winds largely restricted our ringing efforts but despite low numbers this week we are still getting some interesting birds … Continue reading

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