Sunday 12th January 2014: Birdringing

On a January Sunday morning Macclesfield RSPB Wildlife Explorer Leader Darren and Junior Leader Katherine were lucky enough to go bird ringing near Alderley Edge.     All the ringing was done by two “C” permit holders, still under the supervision of their trainers, who were also there helping with some of the more difficult sexing of the some of the birds.   The mist nets used to catch the birds were put out around 8.00am, and the ringers went back to the net three times in the morning, each time a large amount of birds were caught and logged.   … Click here for more information…..