A very dreary day being very overcast with intermittent drizzle and interludes of heavier rain pulses. There was no sign of the juvenile Osprey fledged in Clyde in July.
CHESHAM FISHING LAKES
A GREAT CRESTED GREBE was a new arrival, as was a first-winter Little Grebe.
The adult Mute Swan was still there, along with 12 Tufted Ducks, 8 Northern Pochards and 44 Coot
CHESS RIVER VALLEY
Four LITTLE EGRETS still: two on the river just east of Bois Mill and another two just west of Mill Farm at Chenies Bottom.
Two adult Mute Swans at Bois Mill and a further adult on the river west of Mill Farm.
A mixed flock of 58 REDWING and 43 FIELDFARE flew west, whilst a single Eurasian Collared Dove roosted in the tall evergreen by Mill Farm Barns.