Spent a good few hours watching a particular patch of the flats today and predominantly a log. Other people also came and joined in watching the log. It didn't do much, and as for a pastime, I don't think it'll catch on.
Luckily while watching the log other things kept us entertained.
Of course some of these
... and one of these
... could have come a bit closer.
And particularly these; that meant we couldn't go and find out we really had been watching a log for many hours
I reckon the Curlew is roosting either on the golf course or on "the plain" in the park. So it looks good for tomorrow. Now, though, I want a Great Spotted Cuckoo. i'd share it, honest!