It seemed the hobbitses did well enough yesterday morning to venture to Rohan, which is complete with an entrance gate and a statue to guard over the mist nets.
Processing birds under the tarp
Father and son take a break from the intense morning heat
Joost checks out the GPS
The bird banding kit, which we couldn't find in Montreal (where it is normally stored). Banding an individual bird includes a unique silver band with an id number, and a unique colour band combination to identify individual birds from a distance
The statue is a Pegasus, but who says Tolkien and Greek Mythology can’t have a mash-up?
Team Pinzon with the Pegasus