Friday, April 19th 2013

The first Dipper chicks of the season were ringed out on the training area today. The chicks were about 11 days old and all 5 were in fine fettle as you can see.

Dipper Chicks

Once ringed, they were returned carefully and safely to their cosy nest beneath a bridge.

Returning the Chicks

Unfortunately, Adam's waders were not as waterproof as they should have been! In his own words they were 'like a colander'!

Wader Failure

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