Great views of a Water Rail feeding close to the path on the north side of the lake this afternoon. Still 3 Goosanders (pair plus a drake) and also a pair of Mandarins. About half a dozen Swallows and 4 Sand Martins paused briefly to feed.

Water Rail Stover Goosander drake Stover Mandarin pair Stover

                   Water Rail                                             Goosander                                           Mandarin Ducks

Posted April 6th, 2018 at 7:06 pm by Dave Smallshire in Bird News