16.11.20. Birdlog.

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Keith was out with his camera on the marsh today and managed some little golden nuggets from the tanks and the wayside.

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A Whooper Swan was sharing the water on No.6 tank with the usual duck species and without the stiff breeze of yesterday. A lone Pied Avocet was unusual for the time of year and stayed close to the vegetated margins of the tank.

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Overhead a skein of Pink-footed Goose flew through.

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Elsewhere, A European Stonechat was flicking and flying between various lookout stems and a charm of European Goldfinch, Linnet and another European Stonechat.

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Goldfinch in all its glory.
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The Peregrine was enjoying a much warmer morning to bask in the glory of the mighty River Mersey.

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Observer and images: Keith Gallie.