Sunday, 31 August 2014

CES 12 at WWT Llanelli

We managed to complete CES 12 having been rained off last Tuesday. The conditions were good and we had a total of 14 birds, slightly up on last year.  Ten of the birds were juveniles including a Blackcap, 2 Chiff Chaffs and a Bullfinch. The total is as follows:


Species
New bird
Retrap
Wren

2
Chiff Chaff
2

Blackcap
1

Blackbird

1
Bullfinch
1

Robin
2
1
Dunnock

2
Long tailed tit

1
Great tit
1

Total
7
7


The totals for the CES this year are 237 new birds and 83 retraps, double the number for the same study last year.
Thanks to Gail Cobbold and Wendy Hall, helpers, for assistance and company.


Heather Coats

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