The back’s better: a good night’s kip was all it needed.
The pond: The bottom grebes have deserted their nest. Why, I don’t know. The eggs might have hatched and the chicks moved but there’s no sign of the female, eggs or chicks.
|Rather poor pic of what’s left of the nest.|
Families of mallards and coots were sharing a patch of lake:
|They did fall out later though|
The top grebe was patrolling its nest site:
Narrowboat “Sunny” was passing through Morse lock: see next blog.