Our team in the field fit another five tags to adult Sociable Lapwings, giving a total of nine to follow during this autumn’s migration.
The field team from Kazakhstan tell us more about their trip to attach satellite tags in June 2015.
Maxim Koshkin – Conservation Project Leader for ACBK in Kazhakstan – kicks off the Amazing Journey with a report on the catching and satellite-tagging of eight Sociable Lapwings on their breeding grounds in late May, 2010.
How do the tiny satellite tags we fit to Sociable Lapwings allow us to track birds across huge areas?
Andreas Pittl is the Head of Marketing:Nature at Swarovski Optik.