13.07.19. Birdlog.

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.

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