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Thursday, 9 March 2017

Farmoor 9th March



1400-1630hrs

Barn Owl 1

Marsh Tit 2
the one pictured is carrying a PIT tag on its right leg ( a glass enclosed barcode chip, cased in black plastic) used by the EGI Oxford University at nearby Wytham Woods to record the movements of the tit in Wytham Woods

Thanks to Dr Richard Broughton for the info

Water Rail 2 heard only
Cetti's Warbler 3m
Common Goldeneye 4 3f/1m

2 comments:

  1. The Marsh Tit is carrying a PIT tag from Wytham Woods, not a colour ring.

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  2. Hi Ewan - Were the Cetti's, Marsh Tit or Water Rail at Pinkhill or one of the other pond complexes - or elsewhere on the Farmoor site?
    Jeremy Biggs (Freshwater Habitats Trust)

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