Nest #9 status and archive, 2016-17
Banded male #5197. He is 9 years old and was first seen around Cape Royds in 2010. He has successfully raised one family and his nest is in the Cliff section of the colony. The first egg was seen on Nov 16.
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|Band # 5197 Male|
|Nov 3, Banded male looking for his female||
Can you find the nest with this banded male?
|Nov 3||Nov 8||
|Male waiting for female||Male waiting for female||female arrives||Mated pair no eggs|
|Nov 11||Nov 12||
|Mated pair no eggs||Mated pair no eggs||Mated pair no eggs||Mated pair no eggs|
|Nov 16||Nov 17||
|FIRST EGG||Male, one egg||Male, not sure how many eggs||Male, not sure how many eggs|
|Nov 20||Nov 21||
|MAJOR STORM, NO PICTURES|
|Male, 2 eggs||Male, 2 eggs||Male, 2 eggs|
|Nov 24||Nov 25||
|No picture today. Happy Thanksgiving||No picture today. Happy Thanksgiving|
|Male, 2 eggs||Male, 2 eggs|
|Nov 28||Nov 29||
|Male, 2 eggs||Male, 2 eggs||Male, 2 eggs||Female has returned, 2 eggs|
|Female, 2 eggs|