Sorry to disappoint you but I am not a police officer. Today is the first time I've seen this as I've finally got a day off work. Yes I will grant you that the young avocets may well have been disturbed by this, fortunately they would probably have been off the nest, and that is a crime. It...
My two penn'orth on this issue for what it is worth:
I think that Worcs WT have acted quite irresponsibly during the lockdown. When I asked what the rationale for entry was I think they deliberately tried to confuse the issue. They stated that they closed the reserve acting upon the...
Walk from home today to Coney Meadow and the canal
Oh well, the third Easter holiday in a row falls victim to being cancelled. No Mallorca trip this year. Very disappointing but let's hope everyone and everything can get back on their feet as quickly as possible.
Saturday afternoon took a walk down to Salwarpe Church. On the Copcut Lane side of the Churchfields Maize Maze field came across a large flock of finches. On closer inspection there were about 60 Chaffinches. I did scan for Brambling but with no luck.
Of note today at the Flashes
1 Jack Snipe and 1 Snipe; 2 Chiffchaffs near the boardwalk bridge, 3 male and 1 female Bullfinch (think 9 were seen on the reserve today)
At the Moors
2 Ravens, 1 Cetti's, 6 Snipe