The northern part of the reservoir, just after crossing Cool Oak Lane also had a lot of bird life including 2 more Ruddy Duck (1 ad. and 1 juv.). There were also more Great Crested Grebes, Pochard, Gadwall and Ephraim found a Chiffchaff in the small woods to the left of the path.
Ruddy Duck in the northern part of the reservoir, after crossing the road.
Great Spotted Woodpecker on the northern bank of the reservoir (a lot of drumming was going on)
1 of 2 Mistle Thrushes in the woods neighbouring the reservoir