A Marsh Harrier hunting over No.6 tank this afternoon, and the first Avocet of the Spring was feeding in deep water with 230 Common Teal and the usual assortment of Athya ducks here. 300 Golden Plover were spooked along with 400 Lapwing from the tank.
3 Little Egret were roosting by a flooded field close to Spring Farm.
100 Fieldfare on No.5 tank with a Starling flock, also Sparrowhawk hunting along hedgerow there. The gathering of Raven along the banks of No.6 and No.5 tanks numbered 13 birds.
Observers Sean O’Hara, Sparky, WSM (and images)