Out of mild frustration as much as the desire to add more species to the 2021 List, with almost a total Blank on home turf we decided to give Longham Lakes a 'first of the year visit' with * denoting additions for Dorset.
both alraedy consigned to the list but followed by
which both did the trick
It was no more than the plumage of the juvenile
in the margins proved too much of a temptation.
but only at great distance.
The final species was not an addition either but as with all GULLs including this