8 degrees with sunny spells and a light north easterly.
Wintersett Res: Redwing 10 SE + 50 in trees on east bank. Skylark 21 over. Meadow Pipit 2 over.
Redpoll 2. Cetti's Warbler 1m west bank. Water Rail 1.
Cold Hiendley Res: A GREAT WHITE EGRET was viewed from the dam wall, on the south bank near the SF, at 11.30hrs. It was flushed and chased around the west bank field, by a Grey Heron. at 11.35hrs. The GW Egret returned to the near north bank but was flushed by the Heron after 10 minutes. The pair flew over and around but after a few minutes the GW Egret landed further down the north bank where it stayed for approximately 15 minutes before it flew even further down the north bank and dropped in out of sight at 12.10hrs.
Here are some record shots taken by Chris Swaine.