Moorhen and Chick

Moorhen and Chick

Observation - Moorhen and Chick - UK and Ireland. Description: I'm not sure what a typical clutch size is for a Moorhen but I'm pretty sure it's normally more than the singleton that this one appeared to have. I've seen a picture of a nest with 7 or 8 eggs in it. Maybe this is a Lesshen. ;-) Just check out the rel

I'm not sure what a typical clutch size is for a Moorhen but I'm pretty sure it's normally more than the singleton that this one appeared to have. I've seen a picture of a nest with 7 or 8 eggs in it. Maybe this is a Lesshen. ;-)

Just check out the relative size of the little guy's feet in the 2nd picture. That's the nest at the top right.