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4th October 2022 – Chew Valley and Blagdon Lakes, North Somerset

A pleasant enough day birding in the Chew Valley but I didn’t have much in the way of photographs at the end of the day as the water levels are still very low and all the waterbirds are quite a way out and the light was not great.

Great white egret at Herriots Pool at Chew Valley

Common buzzard at Herriots Pool at Chew Valley

Rather a lot of coots in the middle of the lake at Chew

Great crested grebe at Blagdon Lake

Male and female tufted ducks at Blagdon Lake