Osprey - Lee Collins
On the mid morning tide, 39 Oystercatcher, 16 Ringed Plover, 12 Sanderling, ten Dunlin, five Curlew, four Shelduck and three Sandwich Tern, The Bonaparte's Gull was in the estuary feeding among a melee of Black-headed Gull up the estuary, outside of our recording area.
With single Grey Heron and Cormorant on the Main Pond, the Little Grebe chicks were secreted away in the reeds.
Elsewhere, two Common Scoter on the sea; six Swallow flew by and evidence of breeding in the diminishing areas of bushes were three recently fledged Stonechat near the hide (the first brood was predated) and a family of Chiffchaff.
juvenile Chiffchaff - Lee Collins
juvenile Stonechat - Lee Collins
Hairy Dragonfly - Simon Thurgood
Large Skipper - Simon Thurgood