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Catch with students

9 August 2016

Building the catch net with Miriam, Marcel, Enzo, Janwillem and Maarten.
Bringing the last equipment to the UNIS boat.
Planning the catch with the students.
The UNIS boat arrives at the island Storholmen.
Janwillem gets is canoe in the water to herd the geese.
Students walk on the island to bring te geese on the water and follow the group along the shore.
Bringing the geese to the nets.
Ringing geese.
Measuring and ringing non-stop from 15:19 until 19:36.
Release of 71 adult geese and 41 goslings.
Returning to the boat.
The last materials are loaded by the boat personal.
At midnight, we bring all our equipment back to the station.

Thank you students of UNIS course AB201

Pictures from Marcel Paul and Miriam Vermeij

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