And so we went, we saw, we conquered! Im not sure what exactly we conquered apart from managing to wander around the whole site but it was nice to see yet another chain of gravel pits being reclaimed by nature.
I do have a few
In terms of bird species that we saw the list wasn't huge and nor was it filled with "rare" but warblers were plentiful, as were hirundines. Waders seemed thin on the ground with only 3 species seen (LRP, Oystercatcher and Lapwing) although an Osprey passing overhead added a touch of excitement.
|I'd never tried photographing hirudines properly before today - its challenging|