This got us into the nature reserve before opening time, when the sun had just risen and the light was soft and red. perfect fit for the Purple Heron, the first bird on our list.
Not long after that a flock of well-known shapes appeared in the west.
100s of them landed in one of the fields
We couldn't get close there, but later in the day we found some around farm land with cattle
One bird among Black-winged Stilts. Soon the Stilts that took to the air