A Morning Ringing at Cissbury
This morning I went ringing at Cissbury Ring in Findon. We arrived earlier than usual at 7 and as we did the sun was rising. It turned out to be a beautiful, mild day.
I started off by putting up a couple of mist nets for the first time. Throughout the day I ringed 2 Chiffchaffs, a Willow Warbler, Blue Tit, Dunnock, 2 Greenfinch and a male Bullfinch. In the photos below you can see the clear differences between the Chiffchaff and Willow Warbler. The Willow Warbler as you can see here is much sleaker and has a much more visible eye stripe.
|Sunrise at Cissbury Ring|