A first time visit to the nature reserve at Lochwinnoch.
Something tells me it'll not be my last.
The whooping swan was great to see, but the sad story is that it stays here rather than migrate due to a broken wing three years ago.
Active Swans - Castle Semple Visitor Centre
Chaffinch - Lochwinnoch Nature Reserve
Lochwinnoch Nature Reserve
Goldfinch - Lochwinnoch Nature Reserve
Whooping Swan - Castle Semple Visitor Centre
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