12 - 16 degrees, warm but rainy start. Dry from mid morning with 8/8 cloud and a very light westerly.
Anglers CP: 3 male Ruff, moulting out of breeding plumage, landed on the shallows briefly, but were chased off by a Lapwing. They flew off south east at 09.40hrs. Meadow Pipit 1 flew south east. Common Tern 2. Pink-footed Goose 1. Pochard 3. Grey Wagtail 3.
Wintersett Res: A Grey Partridge was in the ruin field.
Cold Hiendley Res: Gadwall 2 broods: 6 medium + 2 small young.
Critters: Yet another Mink was seen this morning. This one was on the road between WRes. and Botany Bay.