A Bittern was seen this morning, flying between the reed beds on the Slurry Lagoon. SC.
This morning a Bittern was seen crossing and recrossing the Slurry Lagoon.
On the Hoverfly Walk several colourful insects were seen, including Syrphus torvus, Xanthogramma pedissequum, Epistrophe grossulariae, Volucella inanis and Chrysotoxum festivum.
Two adult Yellow-legged Gulls were present on the Slurry Lagoon late afternoon.
During the morning a flock of fourteen Black-tailed Godwits rested for about half an hour on the Slurry Lagoon. There were also two Dunlin and a Common Sandpiper and a Grasshopper was reeling near the Large Gravel Pit.