I never got out last week due to moving houses but this week I decided to have some time off and went down to the chicken farm for a few hours. There are only resident birds around and as the pool has been drained very few waders.
A collared dove having a refreshing drink
One of the few waders left, Kentish plover
Namaqua dove fledgling
When I saw the fledgling, I quickly took a picture and backed off 100 yards. I waited 30 mins then went back to get a closer shot. The youngster had moved and was in a nest I had not seen at the first visit. I quickly took a picture and left