Archive for May 22nd, 2012

22nd May 2012, Tuesday

At Last!

A lovely warm Spring day with masses of insect activity – my phone says it reached 23 Centigrade. There was an early gathering of 500+ swift over Castle Water and then 8 hobbys (rather than hobbies?) took over catching small (invisible from the ground) insects quite high up (above). Then the Mediterranean and black-headed gulls started hawking for insects and the sky was filled with their calls.
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