Little and Large

There is a remarkable size difference between the two Spoonbills which are currently hanging around at Eldernell, on the Nene Washes, Cambs. The juvenile is a titch, while the adult (on the left of this photo,) which also bears some colour rings, is mu…

Male Redstart, Eldernell, Cambs

This beauty of a Redstart was in the classic ‘Redstart hedge’ alongside Eldernell Pit, yesterday. It is the second male I have found there this year (the first was seen briefly in the spring) and the second seeming adult male I found over the weekend …

Curlews DLLWT

Two of three Curlews on the east pit of Deeping Lakes LWT, the other day. I have only seen a very few Curlews this year locally, so these were a welcome treat. They didn’t stay long, though, and soon flew off east.