Male Common Scoter on the Weaver Bend.
Observer: Alan Booth.
The Red-necked Grebe was immediately obvious this evening tucked in close to its reedy corner by the Weaver Causeway (off Redwall Reedbed). 76 Tufted Duck. 45 Coot, 5 Common Sandpiper, 18 Oystercatcher and 300 Common Swift.
Over on No.6 tank there were 20 Cormorant, 24 Common Teal, 34 Mallard, 1 Common Sandpiper, 6 Oystercatcher and 4 Curlew.
A thirsting Fox came down to the waters edge and enjoyed a drink whilst the Shelduck and Mallard were curious enough to gather and keep an eye on their foe.
Observers: Emily Traynor, WSM (and images).