There is a huge variety of bird-life at Barden Lake.  We also spotted...

Robins

Moorhens

Thrushes

 

 

 

 

 

 

A moorhen is walking and swimming bird and is noticeable because it flicks it tail which is white underneath.

 

'A Robin Redbreast in a Cage
Puts all Heaven in a Rage.'

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A robin is a thrush and it is always lives close to human dwellings.  There are lots of stories about how the robin got a red-breast.