Bitterns

17th January 2011, Monday

Two Bittern were doing a poor job at hiding today at castle water, climbing up to a metre up the reeds and flying from patch to patch- even sharing the small patch in front of the hide amicably for ten minutes or so!

Bittern

Apart from that there were good numbers of Shoveler and Teal with everything else making do as most of the islands are submerged after the recent rains.