Aug 13 2017
“Well we don’t need to wait until JX’s PTT turns on again….” said Chris Hassell and Kerry Hadley at Wader Beach, Roebuck Bay, Broome: JX is the first Whimbrel back home!
After a return trip to the Philippines spanning 6,124km, JX has returned!
The wait is now on for both KS and KU to return from their arctic adventures!
Follow the link through to update 10 of the 2017 AWSG satellite transmitter project to read the latest on the progress of the tagged Whimbrel!
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