BDI bird ringing courses and events : links to reports

BDI bird ringing courses and ringing events

This is a list of bird ringing courses and other ringing events with reports on the BDI website. The most recent event is at the top, and we work backwards to finish with the first report, on an event in December 2019, at the bottom.

2024

Bird ringing course 7 : Botuin – 31 January to 6 February 2024

2023

Bird ringing course 6 : New Holme : 2 to 10 September 2023 – Part 1

Bird ringing course 6 : New Holme : 2 to 10 September 2023 – Part 2 – “rare is common and common is rare”

Bird ringing at Vondeling Wine Farm : 17 to 20 August 2023

Bird ringing at Vondeling Wine Farm : 3 to 6 August 2023

Bird ringing course 5 : Botuin : 28 June to 4 July 2023

Bird Ringing at Vondeling Wine Farm : June 2023

Summary of bird ringing at Botuin

Bird ringing at Grotto Bay : 27 May 2023

Bird ringing course 4 : Ouberg Nature Reserve : 10 to 16 May 2023

Bird ringing at Vondeling Wine Farm : April 2023

The value of bird ringing to research and conservation

Bird ringing courses in South Africa

Bird ringing at Ouberg : 14 to 17 February 2023

Bird ringing course 3 : Botuin : 1 to 7 February 2023

Dieter Oschadleus leads the bird ringing events and courses
Dieter Oschadleus leads the majority of these bird ringing events. His main ornithological research interest is in the weavers. He is holding a Southern Masked Weaver

2022

Bird ringing course 2 : New Holme, Hanover : 30 October to 6 November 2022

Bird ringing course 1 : New Holme, Hanover: 1 to 7 September 2022

2020

Bird ringing at Botuin, Vanrhynsdorp : January 2020

Bird ringing at New Holme, Hanover, in the Karoo

Colour ringing birds at Fynbos Estate

Ringing the Dark-backed Weaver

Bird ringing at Sonop farm, Paardeberg

2019

Establishing a long-term bird ringing site. Part 1: the place

Establishing a long-term bird ringing site. Part 2: some birds

Fynbos Estate expedition : 3 to 12 December 2019

Most of these events have been led by Dieter Oschadleus. All the data collected is embedded in SAFRING, the South African Bird Ringing Unit.

A list of future bird ringing courses and events is maintained on the BDI website.

Mistsnets at Vondeling ... bird ringing courses and events
Mistnets near the interface between natural vegetation and agriculture at Vondeling Wine Estate