Monthly Archives: August 2017

21st-27th August

The ABO 2016 Annual Report has gone out to ABO members in ‘online’ format today ! This week we got back into the ringing saddle and aided by good conditions ringed around 500 new birds this week. The totals largely … Continue reading

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14th-20th August

A belated report from the 11th of 20+ Bottle nose Dolphins observed from Mannez lighthouse. This week small movements of Swifts early in the week, migrants continue to pass through the island as we begin to see the winding down … Continue reading

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7th-13th August

This week I’ve been in England flying the flag for Alderney and the Channel Islands by attending the Sandwich Bay bird observatory ringing training course. This well established observatory on the Kent coast has excellent facilities and pedigree. It was … Continue reading

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31st July – 6th Aug

This week has whizzed by. Meetings and paperwork have taken precidence with an ABO committee meeting this week along with preparations for the renovations of the Observatory scheduled to begin 4th September. After the disappointment of the 2nd Petrel ringing … Continue reading

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