Friday, 17 June 2011

Dipper success !


A wander down the Dene tonight found me stumbling upon a young Dipper, the first I've seen in the area. I'd found their nest a few weeks back with four eggs, and checked it again last week, it was empty although it seemed to have raised a clutch, I was more that ecstatic to gain conformation.


This Grey Heron was one of a few lurking around at the public hide, the female Mallard had its work cut out.

3 comments:

  1. yay yay yay for the Dippers.:-) Cheeers.

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  2. spot on - Holywell dene?
    Will

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