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Home Sightings

Sightings

Kevin Wood

Friday, 18 August 2017

Brynmawr ponds

Main Sighting: Kingfisher
First time that I've seen a Kingfisher at this site,which was in flight above the small stream behind the Halfords store, lost it amongst the trees at that point.
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N J Davies

Friday, 18 August 2017

Machen

Main Sighting: Swift
1 late swift heading south 1210hrs. Numerous small groups of swallows and house Martin also.
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Simon James Bedford

Thursday, 17 August 2017

Newport Wetlands Reserve

Main Sighting: Gannet
Ad. Gannet flying upstream outside deep water bouy then heading around huge ship being piloted in and across in direction of Weston. Common Tern offshore poss 2... Curlew little egret increasing numbers of Shelduck and on ponds..Little grebe in numbers with young .sedge and reed warbler still about .
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Simon James Bedford

Thursday, 17 August 2017

Goldcliff Lagoons

Main Sighting: BLACKWIT
BLACKWIT. 3 g.shank 18 redshank 42 teal 32 ringed plover one "Bosprey" 6 little egret 60+ Dunlin 18 Shelduck .6 greylag geese 14 Canada goose .Male Kestrel 1 male Redstart on old carriage shed by swing gate .2 snipe and 1 ruff in a weird plumage
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Steve Williams

Thursday, 17 August 2017

Cwmbran

Main Sighting: Mediterranean Gull
Adult Mediterranean Gull with Black-headed Gulls on playing fields at Southfields, Llanyrafon, Cwmbran this lunchtime.
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Blair Charles Jones

Sunday, 13 August 2017

Goytre

Main Sighting: Spotted Flycatchers
At least 5 Spotted Flycatchers feeding from various perches in Wood. 1 x Greater Spotted Woodpecker and Common Buzzard (x2).
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Blair Charles Jones

Sunday, 13 August 2017

River Usk

Main Sighting: Sand Martins
At least 20 Sand Martins, Kingfisher, Little Egret, Common Sandpiper (2)Cormorants (3), Mute Swans (4), Goosanders (4)
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Tom Dalrymple

Thursday, 17 August 2017

Goldcliff lagoons

Main Sighting: Disturbance
There will be some disturbance on Thursday the 17th August as contractors are mowing rush and then again on Saturday the 19th when they hope to bail it. We will be continuing our work on the new viewing screen on Tuesday the 22nd, but hopefully this will only cause some localised disturbance on Priors lagoon.
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Trevor Russell

Thursday, 10 August 2017

Monmouth

Main Sighting: Swift
One lonesome Swift seen over my house at 5pm
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Trevor Russell

Tuesday, 15 August 2017

Monmouth

Main Sighting: Swift
The lonesome Swift was seen over my garden yesterday, August 15th, not Aug 10th as previously mis-typed
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