Monthly Archives: June 2010

Running Repairs and First Chicks of the Year

When doing our box inspections in May, we’d found that two boxes had fallen from the trees and required rehanging. Unfortunately, one was a breeding box and the birds had moved on.On the way, we stopped off to check a … Continue reading

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Doing the BBOP

I went over to Gordon’s as we were going to do a round of his Broxtowe Barn Owl Project Boxes; hopefullyany chicks found would be big enough to ring. The first box, at Bramcote had breeding owls last year but … Continue reading

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Not the Best of Days

I met Clive, Chris and Gordon at the Rushcliffe CP to inspect the pole boxes there. These boxes were the first erected by our project back in 1997. The park then was also very new and hundreds of trees wereplanted … Continue reading

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Bingham Show

A good day at Bingham Show with our Barn Owl Road Show. Good weather, a big crowd and a pitch close to the main show ring ensured that we had a successful day. Pauline Hall and Mary Needham ran the … Continue reading

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