International Dawn Chorus Day 2018 was loud, live and tremendous with people all around the globe taking part and enjoying the sounds of day breaking on their patch

With a live broadcast from around the globe on as well as numerous events to attend in person we were well served to enjoy every scrap of today's glorious morning since the weather has treated us so well

Still trying to shift my cold, I opted to enjoy the morning from my own garden and I sat, cuppa in hand and revelled in the sounds of the birds and other creatures waking to herald the day.  The sun crept over the roof tops and blazed a trail of light and sound across the landscape.

My pictures were pretty poor - the birds kept themselves hidden away - but here is one of the sounds I recorded:

Hertfordshire 06 May 2018:

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