Slapton Sands, yesterday.

In between watching the various marine mammals on show yesterday (porpoise and grey seal as well as the humpback), this black necked grebe put in a good show on the sea opposite the higher ley. Moult to summmer plumage much more advanced than the Torbay birds.

Black necked grebe, moulting into summer plumage
Black necked grebe, moulting into summer plumage

Posted February 26th, 2017 at 3:50 pm by Chris Proctor in Bird News