So pics from a resent trip to Leighton Moss, and another instance when the lens wasn't quite up to the job.
|Possibly the male of the two Oystercatchers (Haematopus ostralegus) which were ----------------------|
|Guarding a chick , reasonably well camouflaged.|
|And it looks like it wants to be fed.|
|But oh dear mum walks away leaving the offspring rather expose to predators.|
|But a persistent youngster brings her back to finds it some tit-bits|
|Or maybe just a lesson in how to find your own.|
|Either way lets hope it survives the predators.|