There was an excellent turnout for the walk including one or returnees from the Kilrea Dawn Chorus Walk & Talk two Saturdays before. The blackbirds sang full and loud and were joined by a number of other species including song thrush, willow warbler, robin and blackcap. It was a fine evening. We kept a look out for the kingfisher, and while there was no show, the potential of it, the wish for, kept everybody alert and attuned ….
Setting off ….
Searching for clues ….
Going over the details ….
Thanks to all participants, as well as Bamber, Eddie, and Donna, and Rachel Bain, Biodiversity Officer for Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council for an enjoyable event for all in a location that was full of surprises.
Photos courtesy of Rachel Bain