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Ringing mute swans, cygnets, mallards, geese

Mute Swan Ringing in Cheshire in October 2014

The Cheshire Swan Study Group ringed a total of 18 Mute Swans in October. These included 15 Cygnets and 3 Adults. The ringing sequence used was CFT5 to CFX0 Maximum Site Counts were as follows:- Acre Dell Pools near Congleton … Continue reading

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Mute Swan Ringing in Cheshire in September 2014

In September the Cheshire Swan Study Group ringed 7 cygnets, 1 second year and 1 third year swans. The Darvic sequence used was CFS6 to CFT4. The Highest Swan Counts were:- Acre Dell Pools, Congleton = 55 on 12th. Astbury … Continue reading

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Mute Swan Ringing in Cheshire in August 2014

During August the Cheshire Swan Study Group ringed a total of 21 swans. These included 20 cygnets and 1 adult. There was one retrap. The Darvic ring sequence used was CFN6 to CFS5. Maximum Site Counts during August were. Acre … Continue reading

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Mute Swan Ringing in Cheshire in July 2014

The Cheshire Swan Study Group ringed 5 Swans in July. Of these there were 2 second years and 3 adults. These consisted of 1 retrap and 2 controls. Darvic series used was CFL9 to CFN3. Maximum Site counts during July were:- … Continue reading

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Mute Swan Ringing in Cheshire in June 2014

The Cheshire Swan Study Group ringed three second year Swand during June. The Darvic sequence was CFL6 to CFL8. Highest Site Counts during June were as follows. Acre Dell Pools, Congleton = 54 on 7th. Astbury Mere, Congleton = 17 on … Continue reading

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Mute Swan Ringing in Cheshire in May 2014

During May 2014 the Cheshire Swan Study Group has ringed a total of 5 swans including 2 retraps. Maximum Mute Swan Site Counts are as follows:- Acre Dell Pools, Congleton = 62 on 11th. Astbury Mere, Congleton = 13 on … Continue reading

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Mute Swan Ringing in Cheshire in March 2014

The Swan Study Group ringed 4 Mute Swans in March . They were all second year birds and all Controls. The Darvic Ring Sequence used was CFJ4 to CFJ7.   Maximum Site Counts during March were:- Acre Dell Pools, Congleton … Continue reading

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