|It can't be many days before the eggs hatch.|
|...but soon settled down a few yards further along.|
...and the cuckoo was still present
|Shelducks hang around the rabbit holes at this time every year but due to disturbance they have never nested on the Spit to my knowledge...certainly not in the past 30 years.|
The water level in Breach Pool is virtually non existent so wildfowl are a having a tough time..
|Both the Shelduck and the Mallard family are groping about in the mud!|
|A Heron had found a patch of water and presumably it was proving a good feeding ground for the fish were now concentrated in a very small area.|
|There were several singing Reed Warblers but mostly keeping well down in the reed bed.|