Got to Leighton Moss bang on time for the ringing session Hazel and Mike were there just before me we also met a nice couple Mary and Kev who might join our group later, we had lots of birds caught lost count and this time my hands were warm so I was able to let one go, it started to rain so they lowered the nets so not to catch anymore we then had a walk in the reeds were the public were not allowed for a talk then went back to the centre and went our own way for the rest of the day but not before calling into the cafe :)
These are some of the picture I got will add more when I get home later today.
Great Tit on Kevin's Hand.
Some people always lag behind :)
Thank you WE.
Stunning shots Jim, I love the feather details.
Thank you Hazel, and yes they are 1 of my favourites too.
nice additions Jim, the Marsh Tits are smart looking little birds, always a pleasure to see them at L.M.
Thank you Gaynor.
No wonder you were going to keep these photos back James, they are really a special set.
I was going to save one or two for your best three of the month but what the heck :)
Thank you Gaynor, we just had the two days but we did see a lot and yes releasing a bird after its been ringed is a nice feeling.
Missed your post Hazel, yes there were a lot of Willow Warblers about would have like to have got a little closer but you can't have everything :) and I am saveing the best Dragons for your best three thread so you will have to wait :)
Great set of photos James, can't pick a favourite as all are very well taken, sounds as if you had some good days out, and to hold and release a bird must be very special.
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