A cute lamb with ewe in stubble field by the track to No 6 tank..
41 Cormorant roosting up on what is left of the dead trees at the eastern corner of No 6 tank along with a nesting Grey Heron. Duck numbers were again healthy with 36 Wigeon, 9 Common Pochard, 18 Tufted Duck, 12 Shoveler and 210 Common Teal.
An Avocet roosting up to its belly in water found a safe refuge also on No 6 tank.
The 1st winter male Hen Harrier was watched briefly before crashing into the reedbed to roost. 21 Ravens were present on No 3 tank and Frodsham Score.
An immature female Stonechat was flicking about the reedbed on No 6 tank.
3,400 (ish) Starlings heading to Runcorn Bridge to roost at dusk.
Observer and images: WSM
Additionally Stuart Maddocks photographed a male Hen harrier over Holpool Gutter (see next post).