Hoping to see the glossy ibis again for a 2024 photograph. Luckily it was quite a bit closer than last time and a huddle of visitors spotted in the distance announced its presence well before the cattle gates. It seems unconcerned or unaware of the people watching it.
Cowpen Bewley woodland park feeder station. Pair of bullfinch, yellowhammer and a great spotted woodpecker
Ward Jackson Park: parakeet [looking into the sun unfortunately] and a muscovy duck
A distant drake smew
Red crested pochard from a long way off and a much closer gang of drake tufties.
Jackdaw and a kestrel hunkered down out of the wind. Also seen linnets and snow buntings
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