We are a group of bird ringers based on the North Pembrokeshire and South Ceredigion border at the Teifi Marshes near Cilgerran, also North Carmarthenshire. Stories of our members ringing experiences home and away
Thursday, 31 May 2012
Home....and over to Midland Island Shags
Home from Long Point Bird Observatory - Canada yesterday evening....
...... this evening Shag ringing with Skomer Island staff, and Steve with the Pembs RG. The total number ringed and productivity from Steve later. The visit was also an opportunity to see and ring some of the other seabird life.
Wendy with a very young Razorbill too small to ring.
Tom Finch helping with seabird research on Skomer joined the expedition to Midland, here with Wendy having just ringed these Great Black-backed Gull chicks...Tom spent last fall at Long Point Bird Obs. too.......
and of Long Point.......A nice adult male Scarlet Tanager.
Fernado Diaz from Chile banding LPO's1st Fork-tailed Flycatcher..