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2014 in review

The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2014 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: A San Francisco cable car holds 60 people. This blog was viewed about 2,100 times in 2014. If it were a cable car, it … Continue reading

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Hvad skete der i 2014?

En resume af sæsonen (på dansk) er nu tilgængelig på SDUs hjemmeside – læse her For the English version of our newsletter click here

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Exotic bird spotted at SDU!

Today I got a call explaining that small green parakeet (undulat) was feeding along the edge of the bike path between SDU and Munkerbjergvej. I came to the location as quickly as I could, with a net and a box … Continue reading

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Hatching has begun!

The first Great Tit (musvit) chicks have hatched at SDU! This happened sometime between 29th April and 2nd May in Box 101 which is located near entrance P under the noisy corvid colony at SDU. As you can see the … Continue reading

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Bird Ringing at SDU

This week at the university I set up some mist nets, which are specially designed to catch small birds for ringing or banding. By catching the birds, and giving them individual lightweight metal rings, this allows us to recognize the … Continue reading

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Great start to the new season!

The 2014 nest box monitoring season is off to a great start! We had good attendance at our information talk on March 7th at the University of Southern Denmark (SDU) and recruited some keen new volunteers. At the end of … Continue reading

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Busy Bird Walk

This weekend, I held an early morning bird walk for a small group of students and non-students interested in learning about bird song. The weather wasn’t ideal, with some mist and light rain, but this didn’t deter the birds from … Continue reading

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