Category: Another Bird Blog

Gulf Matters

Almost three weeks had flown with very little birding and even less ringing to brighten grey days. Our last ringing session at Gulf Lane had been 9th January with an embarrassingly low catch of Linnets. We’d pencilled in a day last Wednesday but when o…

Testing Times

Andy and I arranged to meet up at Gulf Lane this morning to test our latest theory about Linnets – we catch better on frosty mornings? There was a ground frost and a temperature of -1° at 0800. We had been here on Saturday 4th January and despite …