Clennon Valley Ponds, Paignton this afternoon

A pair of dabchicks with 3 well-grown chicks showing well at the upper end of the lower pond. 9 gadwall (3m, 6f) on the middle pond, and 2 tufted duck (1 on lower pond, 1 on middle). Large numbers of chiffchaffs were working through and flycatching around the sallows around the middle pond.

Dabchick, adult and chick  Gadwall, drake
Dabchick, adult and chick                            Gadwall, drake

Posted August 29th, 2018 at 9:40 pm by Chris Proctor in Bird News