Clennon Lakes

The drake Scaup was still present today, still cannot work out where it is going on its days off! Also 3 Siberian Chiffchaffs, two looking particularly scruffy moultlng tertials, tail and body feathers - much latter moult than the collybita Chiffchaffs (7) also present and in full song - the Siberian Chiffs are remaining stubbornly quiet. Also around Lakes, 1 Kingfisher, 2 Water Rail, 23 Tufted Duck, 5 Teal, 1 Shoveler, 1 Little Grebe and a party of 6 Redwing.

Drake Scaup Clennon Lakes 20 March 2015 ML  

 Above: Scaup with Tufted Ducks                      Above Siberian Chiffchaff; click photo for video link

Posted March 20th, 2015 at 1:56 pm by Mike Langman in Bird News