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A fairly good day today with 65 birds ringed with close to 1/3 of them being Wood Warblers (Phylloscopus sibilatrix, Δασοφυλλοσκόπος). After a lot of day we had our second Sedge Warbler (Acrocephalus schoenobaenus, Σχοινοποταμίδα) while today we also trapped our second Sand Martin (Riparia riparia, Οχθοχελίδονο). The number of Garden Warblers (Sylvia borin, Κηποτσιροβάκος) […]

The first really good day today with around 110 birds ringed today! The first net round supervised us with around 20 Eurasian Golden Oriole (Oriolus oriolus, Συκοφάγος)! The most abundant species was the Pied Flycatcher (Ficedula hypoleuca, Μαυρομυγοχάφτης) and the Wood Warbler (Phylloscopus sibilatrix, Δασοφυλλοσκόπος) around 20 of each species. We also had quite a […]

The rains started from early morning and practically have not stopped up to now! When the rain stop for a while you can see that there are several new arrivals Eurasian Golden Oriole (Oriolus oriolus, Συκοφάγος) moving discreetly from tree to tree and impressively a lot of Turtle Dove (Streptopelia turtur, Τρυγόνι). We really hope […]

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