Shag?…

or Cormorant if you prefer… a pair of them in fact.  I caught these chaps doing a spot of fishing just by the Riverside Inn and having considerably more success than the fellas that cart tonnes of gear up the tow path during the season!

I had seen them before up nearer the weir, but never this close to town.  I thought they were a salt water / sea bird, maybe someone can tell me what they are doing on the River Avon?…

Swans and Cormorants

Two Pairs

Pair of Cormorants

Are there any fish down there?…

Cormorant catching a fish

Yes there are!

Cormorant catching a fish

Down in one!

 

 

 

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