Archive for July 22nd, 2010

22nd July 2010, Thursday

Late plover chicks

The late nesting pair of Ringed Plovers reported previously, hatched 2 chicks yesterday afternoon. Because there are 2 unhatched eggs, the female is staying close to the nest, but today the young chicks are exploring and finding their own food… and frequently returning to be warmed up. They are likely to stay in front of the Crittall Hide for some days…