Late afternoon at Willington: 459 Barnacle Geese inc the white-headed bird, 1 Water Rail, 1 male Siskin and my first Oystercatcher in Beds this year.
Stewartby Lake (gull roost with
Neil Wright): 1 adult Med Gull with pretty much full black hood now,
17 Lesser Black-backs, 3 Herring Gulls inc regular pair of adult argenteus,
again no G B Backs; juv Great Northern Diver showing very well in the middle of
the lake at 5.45pm