© Worth Park Friends 2023
Our member Tom Howard-Jones wrote:
Greylag Geese, Photo: Tom Howard-Jones
It was a dry, bright day among the many wet and windy days we have been enduring.
The two adult
were grazing on the meadow with the flock of
. I wonder if - and how early - they might breed this year?
was on the lake with the
and water birds.
There were 3
new hybrid ducks
on the lake. Mostly
but with black and white
patches. One, a female, was an attractive ginger / cinnamon colour (see photo below).
Maybe they flew here or they might have been dumped.
A full list of the birds seen is given in the