Mild, 7 degrees, sunny spells and a strengthening west wind this morning. Heavy rain showers and strong gusty wind this afternoon.
Anglers CP: The female Long-tailed Duck has returned after an absence of two days. The Egyptian Goose flew onto the lake from the north bank of WRes. 19 Snipe and a Dunlin were seen this afternoon.
Wintersett Res: The drake and 2 redhead Smew were present, as were the 2 male Scaup. Pochard 46.
Cold Hiendley Res: A redhead Smew was down at the far end of the Res.
Anglers CP Gull Roost: The 1st W Caspian Gull, (Polish ringed), flew in at 15.23hrs. 13 Cormorants were present. 3 Bitterns roosted in the reedbeds at dusk.