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The wind did not dropped completely but nevertheless we managed to open the nets. The new specie for the season was a Eurasian Siskin (Carduelis spinus, Λούγαρο). On topo of that we ringed another Hoopoe (Upupa epops, Τσαλαπετεινός). In general we got around 45 birds. Other species trapped today: European Pied Flycatcher (Ficedula hypoleuca, Μαυρομυγοχάφτης) […]

Strong winds today so we had to keep the nets closed. We seize opportunity to go for some birds watching and visit the line transects and points counts that Niokos will strart doing from tomorrow. Hopefully tomorrow ringing will take place as usual.

We had strong prevailing winds today that made us close the net earlier that planed. In total we just got around 20 birds but with quite a nice variety of species. We started our day with an Eurasian Scops Owl (Otus scops, Γκιώνης) while also had a Eurasian Wryneck (Jynx torquilla, Στραβολαίμης) and two European […]

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