The " Dungeness " ringing pliers.--Designed at Dungeness Bird Observatory to facilitate neat and quick ringing, the pliers shown on plate 31 have met with a good reception by many ringers and it is felt that those who have not yet tried them might be interested. Two main features are incorporated--a device at the nose for pre-shaping size 1 rings (and i a rings where these have to be used overlapped...

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