Nesting Continues

We now have 80 chicks.  Two nests in zone D which had two eggs in each are gone, presumed to be predated.  I spent some time in that area checking in case any of them had in fact hatched and saw that three little terns have nested well outside the nesting enclosure on...

79 Chicks

Three chicks hatched today bringing the total to 79 chicks.  There are nine eggs left but at least three of them are unlikely to hatch, so realistically there are six eggs that may hatch.  The otters have been seen a number of times on the river, it’s normally a...