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Home Sightings

Sightings

marc suller

Sunday, 31 August 2003

Gwent

Main Sighting:
Goldcliff 30/08 High tide : 2 hobbies, 2 ruff, 4 snipe, numerous greenshank, knot, black-tailed godwit. From sea wall : excellent view of curlew sandpiper, 2 yellow wagtails, 2 sandling.
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marc suller

Sunday, 31 August 2003

Gwent

Main Sighting:
sorry, make that sanderling. Never was good at speling
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mike bosley

Monday, 01 September 2003

Gwent

Main Sighting:
LR this AM: Single Greenshank, Ruff, Common Sandpiper, Little Egret, Wheatear. Also 4 Snow Geese - 1 blue phase. All unringed and with intact flight feathers, but presumably escapes.
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mick bailey

Monday, 01 September 2003

Gwent

Main Sighting:
31/8/03 Goldcliff Lagoons. Most stuff had flown off by time I got there about 11:30, but had 2 interesting sightings a couple of hours later (sorry to be so vague). Female or juv (very dark with cream forehead) Marsh Harrier flew along sea wall towards Uskmouth. Single Golden Plover flew round lagoons.
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Steve Butler

Monday, 01 September 2003

Gwent

Main Sighting:
1/9/03 13.00 GOBION 1 GREENSHANK 1 PEREGRINE FALCON 4 YELLOW WAGTAIL 6 GREY WAGTAIL 35 PIED WAGTAILS AND 5 WHITE WAGTAIL 4 KINGFISHER 22 LINNET 300 HOUSE MARTIN SAND MARTIN AND SWALLOW OVER RIVER USK.
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John Wilson

Tuesday, 02 September 2003

Gwent

Main Sighting:
Tues Sep 2nd - Peterstone Gout at high tide; In the lagoon: 1 Kingfisher, 1 Oyc, 1 Ruff [for about 3 mins], 3 Little Grebe, 8 Teal: on the beach: 3 Greenshank, 1 Stock Dove, 4 Pintail, 16 Shoveler, 100 Dunlin, 50 Ringed Plover, 4 Knot, 1 lone Sanderling, 1 Little Egret, more Teal, 1 Wheatear on the rocks, and a Clouded Yellow.
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John Davies

Tuesday, 02 September 2003

Gwent

Main Sighting:
Llandegfedd Res 3 Little Egrets, single Greenshank, Ruff, Green and Common Sandpiper, Marsh Tit at the feeder station. Juv Whinchat on Monday 1st.
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G T Thorne

Tuesday, 02 September 2003

Gwent

Main Sighting:
01/09/03 3pm Ynysyfro Resvr.5 Little Grebe.60+Coot.40+Mallard.14 Canada Geese.1 Heron.Flock of Swallows/H.Martins 6 Pochard.16 Tufted Duck.Kestrel.1 Common Sandpiper.5 BlkHd Gulls.3 MoorHens.
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Steve Butler

Wednesday, 03 September 2003

Gwent

Main Sighting:
3/9/03 Gobion at 13:30hrs. 3 Hobby, 150 Linnet, single Green & Common Sandpiper, Greenshank, 4 Kingfishers, 7 Cormorants, 9 Goosanders, also a large movement of Warblers, mainly ChiffChaff, 15 Grey Wagtail, 70 Pied Wagtail, also Hobby later observed over Abergavenny town.
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John Davies

Thursday, 04 September 2003

Gwent

Main Sighting:
42 Mistle Thrushes nr Abergavenny on 31st August,also similar number noted at Mamhilad industrial park 2nd September.
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