(1) A moorhen called from inside the reeds and then flew across the pond.(2) Nearby a moorhen was incubating a clutch of eggs.(3) Other birds I saw near the pond were coot, moorhen , purple swamphen and a few Gray Wagtails walking around near the water.(4) On one side of the turkey was a hare cut in pieces; on the other woodcocks, moorhens , or other small wild game.(5) The moat is large enough to provide living accommodation for the moorhens as well as a number of resident and visiting ducks and, except in a very hot summer, well supplied with water to cater for plenty of aquatic activities.(6) Stevenson describes herons rising from the water's edge and an abundance of moorhens and coots.(7) Visitors can also take on one of the seven nature walks to see herons, moorhens and ducks in the wetland areas.(8) The ducks are among hundreds of wildfowl, including moorhens , coots and Canada geese based at the university, which is famed for its natural habitat.(9) A pair of coots, some moorhens , a little grebe and a single Little Egret rounded out the waterbirds.(10) The pond also had a few coots and moorhens swimming around.(11) ‘New pools are attractive to dragonflies, butterflies and damselflies and should in time attract moorhens , ducks and other water birds, as well as being a peaceful area for staff to enjoy during their breaks,’ he added.(12) Local residents have argued that the idea could destroy a quiet riverside environment where lilies grow and moorhens swim.(13) ‘I think it's nice to see them, because I think having wildlife, such as swans, ducks and moorhens only enhances the river's appearance,’ he said.(14) The website provides students with a guide to the number of moorhens , mallards, coots and other wildfowl to be found on streams, ponds and other stretches of water near their chosen university.(15) The canal is a breeding ground for swans, geese, moorhens and other wildlife.(16) We ambled by the water passing moorhens , ducks, geese, rabbits and squirrels.