At least two of its recently fledged chicks were there as well; sometimes on bushes; sometimes on the boardwalk linking the footpath across water.
While their father watched.
After that, the black-winged stilt cleaned its feathers.
A flock of twenty Canada geese flies overhead.
Coots with chicks. Grey lag geese with goslings.
A reed warbler singing. Far more visible than usually with this species.
In the water, common water-plantain.
A Savi’s warbler sings.
So does a sedge warbler.
A mute swan.
Garden tiger moth caterpillars on the footpath, and on plants.
A reed bunting sings.
A common tern hovers in the air.
Two northern lapwings flying.
A common pochard flying.
A shelduck swimming.
A mute swan couple.
That day, we would still go to another nature reserve, Ruygeborg. So, stay tuned!