After Fridays Stonechats another sign that spring was on the way was heard today.
Chiffchaff: one was calling and showing in the grounds of The Holme, area 10.
Jackdaw: 4 singles were seen today, flying in a north-easterly direction.
Yellow-legged Gull: 1st summer was briefly on a post on the lake at 9.10am.
Gadwall: 9 were on the lake.
Shoveler: 16 were on the lake.
Little Grebe: 3 on the main lake.
Great crested Grebe: 3 were on the lake, a pair and a male.
This is something you shouldn’t do if you come to the park.Feeding Herons bread and other processed foods is bad for them and certainly their young.
Who’s taking off?
This pair of Canada Geese try to confront a flotilla of 10 others, before thinking that a graceful withdrawal was that order of the day.