Date Added: June 8, 2005
Posted by: Mick Nagle
Location: 70 Acres Lake Lea Valley Country Park
Directions: Lea Valley County Park...Cheshunt Railway staion side
Sightings: 8 - 10 Hobbies cruising the thermals above East side of fishing lake,over the Orchid Trail, next to canal .Pair already in situ for some time , displaying superbly over recent reed bed plantings to increase Bittern habitat, seen virtually everyday around 13.00 when I go for my lunchtime 40 min walk, today was fantastic viewing , had to virtually mug someone for a pair of bins as everyone else thought they were Swifts,the white cheeks were a give away.......
just in case would raptors tolerate each other in such close quarters ??