The rain meant counting only from the hide but how the broods of Lapwing & Redshanks were dealing with the rain kept me occupied. The answer was they are doing well.
Highlights today were a singing Turtle Dove, a brood of Shoveler ducklings on the lake and at least 2 more broods of Lapwing chicks.
Highlights today were the visiting Red Crested Pochard, mating Little Ringed Plovers and new broods of Lapwing and Redshank chicks on Winter Flood.
Highlights today included a brood of Pochard ducklings, a recently fledged Tawny owlet, a new Lapwing chick on winter flood and a singing Firecrest.
Results of our twice weekly bird census submitted by Bruce Martin and Graeme Reed