That Was the Month That Was

Major life disruptions the past few weeks

Barn Swallow, New Cut

My 50th species for the patch

Normandy Marsh, Lymington

Lagoons dot this stretch of coast all the way to Keyhaven

Radipole Lake, Weymouth

This must be the easiest way to put Mediterranean gull on anyone’s car-free list.

New Cut, Bristol

Rarities are great crested grebe, grey heron, merlin, raven, reed warbler, mistle thrush and linnet