Yesterday saw a beautiful sunset in Rye Harbour Nature Reserve:
We'd been having a walk around the lakes and the beach, and timed it just right coming back! The lakes look completely different to a couple of months ago. Back then, they looked like this:
Now, the water level is higher and all the gulls are gone, leaving the lakes to ducks, such as these Mallards:
And also some Little Egrets, which were busy fishing:
It's much quieter now, without the gulls and their chicks - but I'm sure they'll be back next Spring!