The chicks provided considerably more entertainment than the Night Heron sat on the waters edge only a few yards away!
One of the fascinating things about birding is that a common bird can at times provide as much interest as a rarity. Mind you, I don’t suppose any of the twitchers present would have even got the car out of the garage let alone driven the long distance some of them had in order to see a Moorhen!
Insight into Moorhen (Gallinula chloropus): one of the commonest freshwater birds seen throughout the UK apart from in the far north west of Scotland.
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