We therefore visited West Rise Marsh and recorded the following:
Long-tailed Duck 1
Sedge Warbler 3 singing
Cetti's Warbler 6 singing
small numbers of Swallows, House Martins and 1 Sand Martin
Red-legged Partridge at Birling
Bank of Field Mouse-ear flowers
Field Mouse-ear flower near the Old Trapping Area
Grey Heron West Rise Marsh
Female Long-tailed Duck at West Rise Marsh.
Strange at one time it seemed to be displaying
to this female Tufted Duck.