Tuesday, 3 November 2009

The Coot (Fulica atra) polish project!

First polish colour-ringed coots flew away on holidays 2009. The neckbands that we are using are white with black digits (exact information about project you can find here). At the moment have more than 50 ringed birds and going to catch several hundred durning winter. Coots are being colour-ringed (present) in 4 parts of Poland: zachodniopomorskie, wielkopolskie, lodzkie and slask.

fot. Marcin Sowa

fot. Marcin Sowa

fot. Marcin Sowa

fot. Marcin Sowa


Antonio Gutierrez Pita said...

Dear friends:
You are at work again!!. I´m very happy with this news.
Today at Ares beach, an old polish friend of mine was resting.... one of your coots soon at my local patch....
Antonio Gutierrez, NW Spain.

Javier Gil Vaquero said...

Dear friends.

I´m so glad to kknow it.
Coost are one of my favourites.

I hope to see someone as soon as possible.

Javier Gil
(North of Spain)