Every Year Without Fail...

Lying in bed awake at night and hearing the distinctive call of the first Oystercatchers of the year as they fly over, I know that lighter evenings and summer are on the way.  Whilst they are here I enjoy listening to the racket of a five way 'squawk-off' on a neighbours roof or as these striking birds race across the sky in small groups.  They are full of character, excellent and conscientious parents and I hope they never stop coming...

teather teather
46-50
Mar 6, 2010