4 Chiffchaffs heard along By-way 105. A male Blackcap later seen by the Willow Carr here, and a Wren on the north bank of the river.
The crucifer Barbarea sp. (above) in flower here (and another by Footpath 106)
2 Caper Spurge (Euphorbia lathyris) in flower on the river bank by Footpath 106
Thames Road Wetland (TRW) looking north
TRW site species noted today included:
A pair of Dunnock
2 Coot and 2 young
Good (and first) views of Reed (or Sedge) Warbler here, amongst the Reedmace. Have got a sound recording which I need to run past an expert for a definitive ID .....
Lots of Slender Thistle
Bird's-foot Trefoil in flower
The poppy Papaver rhoeas (white sap)
On the Sewer Embankment:
Lilac in flower
and this Greater Celandine in flower .......