Jeff Davis and Nikki M am 7C
4 Carrion Crow, Buzzard sitting in tree across brook, 2 Goldfinch, several Blue tits and Great tits, Wood pigeon, Kestrel, 3 male Blackbirds, a pair of Mandarin ducks. Frogspawn on Bottom Pond, dead Rainbow Trout under Bottom bridge. Droppings on mink raft. Hazel in flower, Lesser Celandine, Snowdrops, Primrose in garden, Opposite-leafed Saxifage.
Brambles cleared above Bottom Pond, Buddleia pruned back and some dead vegetation raked up.