I must down to the seas again, for the call of the running tide...........
By John Masefield (1878-1967) (English Poet Laureate, 1930-1967.)
You can't beat a bit of culture!
Anyway, Seaton Sluice between 3.30 and 4.30 pm today, a flock of over 100 Eiders just off shore. Worth a check, me thinks. For once, me thinks right!
In amongst, 3 young Common (oops, there's that word again) Scoter, 3 adult males and a male Velvet Scoter. Like herding cats, so trying to digiscope sea ducks on a bit of a swell is far from easy.
A few poor attempts follow: