A fine sunny day with a brisk cold north easterly wind. The tide was high and a selection of small waders were standing around on the concrete groynes.
Overcast and drizzly conditions prevailed making photography difficult, but down by the ferry a group of five Purple Sandpipers compensated for this by almost running into the camera lens.
A few more birds are trickling into the harbour, today there was small gaggle of Common Scoters near the houseboats. The usual flock of Ringed Plovers was also there with three Sanderlings mixed in.
Generally a poor year for fungi in the wood. However a good selection of waxcaps are growing on the grassland and meadows surrounding the moor.
On an otherwise quiet day at Middlebere it was interesting to watch a stag Sikka deer take a shortcut right across the channel in front of Avocet Hide.
On his way.
The tricky bit.
Phew, made it.
Not bothered by the deer a line of Avocets.