Look at my new ring!

Nest 1 chick was ringed this afternoon. A male. Blue 6H. More later!

A new adornment (c) Joanna Dailey

A new adornment
(c) Joanna Dailey

a beautiful young osprey (c) Forestry Commission

a beautiful young osprey
(c) Joanna Dailey

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3 Responses to Look at my new ring!

  1. thehutts says:

    So glad you found a weather window and I hope the cafe managed to capture some images of the tree climber sat in the nest! Sally

  2. How did you know it’s a male?

    • joannadailey says:

      It’s explained in the new post above, Diana. Weight and wing measurements are an indicator but the tarsi (and beak) are the more critical indicators. But even experienced ornithologists can be mistaken.

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