This morning as I came out of the house and scanning across the fields towards the power station the air was thick with Hirundines. The whole peninsular was alive with birds there must have been 1000s. On the reserve 2 Black-necked Grebes from Dennis's hide and from Firth 5 Ruff, 3 Dunlin and 50+ Golden Plover.
|Black-necked Grebes from Dennis's Hide|
|Black-necked Grebe from Makepeace|
Surprisingly the the bushes at Christmas Dell held only 2 Chiffchaffs and a Whinchat.
|Bearded Tit Dengemarsh|
Late afternoon at the south end of ARC another Black-necked Grebe 3 Ruff and 8 Black-tailed Godwits.
|Great White Egret from Makepeace|
|Ruddy Shelduck from Makepeace this evening|
|Sand Martin from Makepeace this evening|