Two grants of £500 were awarded:
1. Henry Cook on behalf of the North Wales Little Tern project. Monies to be used to help buy 25 geolocators that will be fitted to adult Little Terns and track their migratory routes, staging areas and wintering grounds in order to help inform species conservation.
2. Ewen Stenhouse of Cardiff University. Project to investigate Hawfinch diet. Is food availability and choice a limiting factor for declining UK Hawfinch populations. Ewen will work in collaboration with existing Hawfinch ringing projects in four locations throughout Wales.