Revtangen BO May 12th

ESE winds all over southern Norway today produced a large fall of migrants, and several bird observatories reported record numbers of birds caught and ringed (more than 600 at Jomfruland, more than 300 at Utsira). A good spring catch at Revtangen also:

Collared Dove 2, White Wagtail 1, Meadow Pipit 1, Common Redstart 11, Greenland Wheatear 1 (first this season), Song Thrush 2, Redwing 2, Blackcap 2, Garden Warbler 1 (first this season), Lesser Whitethroat 7, Common Whitethroat 8, Willow Warbler 91, Chiffchaff 1, Pied Flycatcher 3, Spotted Flycatcher 1 (first this season), House Sparrow 1, Brambling 1, Greenfinch 2, Lesser Redpoll 4, Common Linnet 3. Total = 145.

Ringmerket: Tyrkerdue 2, linerle 1, heipiplerke 1, r√łdstjert 11, steinskvett (leucorhoa) 1, m√•ltrost 2, r√łdvingetrost 2, munk 2, hagesanger 1, m√łller 7, tornsanger 8, l√łvsanger 91, gransanger 1, svarthvit fluesnapper 3, gr√•fluesnapper 1, gr√•spurv 1, bj√łrkefink 1, gr√łnnfink 2, brunsisik 4, tornirisk 3. Total = 145.¬†

Haavard Husebö, Renate Berg and Espen Helgesen