May 2009
1st: Our first visit to Alderfen Broad a Norfolk Wildlife Trust Reserve



Above views of the Broad

On the broad were a flock of Tufted Duck see photo above

Frogs were seen along the footpaths

You should be able to see the hairs on this Hairy Dragonfly!
Usually our earliest Dragonfly

At home (Bradwell) our juvenile Blackbirds have left the nest and decide a bath is necessary.
13th: Down the lane good views of a prolonged hunt by a male Marsh Harrier. See photos below


15th: At home the young Blackbird are progressing, with help from my apple and Dad
(the black one)! Four of at least 5 young seen here)



19.5.2009: Cley, North Norfolk






A Spoonbill was also on Cley Reserve

20.5.2009 Distant views of a Collared Pratincole



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