Monday, 8 May 2017

They were down by the lock again, on the side of the canal with the path, so I was able to get really good pictures.

Two adult coots and two baby coots

There are still five babies, but they were spread out a bit, so I don’t have a picture of all five together.

One adult coot and one baby coot

The babies would swim away from the edge as I approached, and the parents would swim closer. ┬áBut, after a few seconds, the babies would swim back when it was obvious I wouldn’t snatch them.

Two baby coots