An afternoon visit to No.6 tank and a couple of female Tufted Duck with their respective 4 & 5 brood of tuflings. Coot were leveling out at c60 birds and the first Common Snipe either local breeder or passage migrant were all present.
The Black-tailed Godwit flock is increasing and c750 birds were gathered on the edges of the shallow waters bordering the dried out vegetation. The female/juvenile Garganey was again with 10 Eurasian Teal.
There was a gathering og Common Swift and Sand Martin riding the wind over the eastern banks.
A family party of Yellow Wagtail were also at the edge of the water.
Observer and images: WSM.