Tuesday, August 02, 2011

Rings around the world

Well... rings that have travelled from one part of Bedfordshire to another.

Reed Warbler, ringed at Willington last year, caught near Sandy this year
Juvenile Great Spotted Woodpecker
Juvenile Great Spotted Woodpecker, which won't have travelled anywhere
Turtle Dove nest - empty now, but did contain two chicks (they were eaten)
Ringing pliers

The ringing book
The ringing book. 'DUNNO' is for Dunnock, not... 'dunno...'

Wing rule and callipers
Ruler and callipers

Food for ringers
Fat reserves for ringers