Hartsholme in July

I visited Hartsholme a few times in July, there isn’t much going on there. Most of the young birds have since left their nests, apart from the odd sighting, the Herons seem to have gone too.

There are a lot of Rabbits at the moment:

They are very skittish and the slightest noise can make them look up:

I remember watching this BlackBird, it’s unusual to see a bird sitting (as opposed to standing) on the ground. When the Rabbit wen past, I caught this rather funny shot:

As mentioned earlier, most of the birds have left their nests, the family of Coots are still around but they have grown up a bit:

Finally, here is evidence that the nest has been abandoned: