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26th November 2017 – Chew Valley Lake

We went out to Chew Lake to try and see a hawfinch that had been reported but we had no luck.

The light was not too good so I was very happy to have lots of great white egrets to concentrate on.

DSC02558“I am considerably bigger than you” said the great white to the little egret

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DSC02861Goosanders flying by

DSC02949Black-tailed godwit centre stage

DSC03004… before flying off with his mates.

DSC02649Lots of meadow pipits at Villice Bay (40+)

DSC03217… and pied wagtails at Villice Bay and Herons’ Green

DSC02938Lots of wigeon (and teal) too.

And in our garden before we left, a blackbird:

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