Tuesday, 21 October 2008
21 OCTOBER 2008
The drake FERRUGINOUS DUCK was still present, along with 96 Northern Pochards (Tim Watts).
There was also a GREEN SANDPIPER present, as well as 5 YELLOW-LEGGED GULLS (first-winter, 2 2nd-winters & 2 adults) and 13 Great Black-backed Gulls in the pre-roost (Tim Watts).
A pair of COMMON STONECHAT remain for a third day in scrub by the Sailing Lake (Ian Burrus et al)
The adult drake RING-NECKED DUCK has returned (see Tim Watt's photographs above), whilst the female RUDDY DUCK is still present