Highfields Highlights

I took a tram to Highfields Park near the University this morning. I was pleased to see a couple of mistle thrushes.MistleThrush10

I had heard that a pair of Egyptian geese had produced young. They seem to be more than tolerant of humans so  was able to get quite close.

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Someone told me that the original brood was five. Let’s hope these three all reach maturity.

Finally – a couple of redheads! Pochard (male) and a Goosander (female). Not a usual spot at Highfields.

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