Wintersett Res: 2 Redshank were on the boathouse slipway. A Nuthatch was near the boathouse bench + another was in HPWood.
Cold Hiendley Res: Mute Swan 35 + 2 WRes. Gadwall 4 vs young + 5 small young.
Mallard young in the area: WRes: 10vs. CHRes: 10 vs + 5 vs + 5 m + 2 large + 3 fledged
Lepidoptera: Large Skipper 1 west bank WRes..
Bad news: A Mink was eating the eggs of a Coot, from a nest on the edge of the algae/weed, CHRes.. This could explain why we have no young Coot or Great Crested Grebe in the area.
|Mink eating eggs from a Coot nest CHRes. ASmith|
|First Bee Orchid for ACP ASmith|