Just bits so far

Strong west to SW wind a few bright spells in the morning, but largely overcast with a few showers in the afternoon.

South shore - mid morning
Rock pipits 2 on Red Nab 1 near the waterfall 
Linnet 25
Several Common Snipe plus at least 1 Jack Snipe
Wigeon 100+
These Red-breasted Merganser were waiting for the tide on Red Nab

I hadn't realised just how large their feet are


Middleton Nature Reserve 
Just a quick check of the "no swimming" pond
Gadwall 34
Mallard 2
Little Grebe 2
Coot 4
Plus the solitary, aggressive, male adult Mute swan