We walked along the beach and realized that it was made almost entirely from slipper limpets.
|Almost entirely made of slipper limpets|
Bug Mad Girl found a new type of shark egg case, much bigger and darker than the others we've found. Judging by its size and square shape, we think it might belong to a thornback ray.
|Thornback ray egg case - looked quite a lot like an After Eight mint wrapper!|
At the lake we saw a chiffchaff in a tree above us, a heron flew past and tufted ducks were on the water. A swan was at the waters edge and a small egret was stood on a little island in the middle.
|Fantastic Mr Fox|
|Oops, got too close!|
|Redshanks, having a snooze|
What a great morning and we managed to see so many different habitats all so close together.