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Home Sightings

Sightings

N J Davies

Wednesday, 27 September 2017

Abergavenny

Main Sighting: Hobby
One overhead over the town heading towards the castle area around 1pm.
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G T Thorne

Tuesday, 26 September 2017

bassaleg

Main Sighting: Mouse Martins
Small Flock feeding over the lanes near the school
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Nicholas Beswick

Monday, 25 September 2017

Llanellen River Usk

Main Sighting: Little Egret
Walk from Llanellen to The Bryn. Little Egret near railway bridge. Two Kingfishers. Three Dippers, two singing. One Goosander. Tits flocking, Long-tailed particularly numerous; Chiffchaff with them. Crow with completely white wings in field near Llanellen.
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Simon James bedford

Monday, 25 September 2017

Llandegfedd

Main Sighting: Canada Geese
20 minue Dam watch so not including sor bay .264 Canada Geese 1 Juv Osprey ( Still) 74 Cormorants 6 Grey heron 14 GCGrebe 174 " White " Gulls mainly BH and 12 LBBGull 4 GBBGULL pied Wagtail 94 Mallard 2 mandarin 1 little egret 1 Little grebe and 1 Buzzard. also a few Swallow, House Martin nd Sand Martin hanging on . Massive rise of midgies too
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Mike Wheeler

Sunday, 24 September 2017

Llandegveth

Main Sighting: Osprey
One or possibly two Ospreys seen from dam, also Mandarin.Unfortunately no sign of Wryneck this am
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Simon James Bedford

Sunday, 24 September 2017

Llandegfedd

Main Sighting: Osprey
Single bird seen so far ..also stonecha t north shore Skien of 61 Canada geese came in froom North making 142 birds on shore 54 Cormorants 3 Manadarin in 1st cove 3 little egret ..and a juv Peregrine Falcon
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Roger Price

Sunday, 24 September 2017

Sluice Farm to Peterstone Gout

Main Sighting: Golden Plover
On the morning high tide: distinct passerine movement under low cloud into easterly breeze, including c.90 Goldfinch, 50 Linnet, 10 Pied wagtail,3 Snipe and 1 Golden Plover. On the ground/sea, 6 Reed Bunting, 16 Mallard, 2 Teal, Kestrel, 2 Lgrt,2 Wheatear,2 Pintail. Peterstone Saltmarsh: 50+ Curlew,50+ Oystercatchers, 14 Wigeon. At the Gout:123 Pintail,65 Mallard,48 Shoveler,6 Teal,c.100 Redshank,1 Greenshank, Cormarant, large numbers of Shelduck, continuous trickle of Swallows.
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G T Thorne

Sunday, 24 September 2017

river ebbw risca

Main Sighting: female goosander
good view and photos of FM goosander with 2 mallard by risca fire station then it flew up river
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Simon James Bedford

Friday, 22 September 2017

Llandegfedd

Main Sighting: Osprey
3 Osprey juvs still at LR.Also on Dam wall 2 Common Sandpiper Mandarin our regular lightless Goosander female GBBGull 61 Cormorant in view .Female Wheatear and Little Egret
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N J Davies

Saturday, 23 September 2017

Goldcliff Lagoons

Main Sighting: Water rail
Highlights 2 kestrels 2 Egyptian geese 136 teal 5 ruff 64 dunlin 5 greenshank 42 curlew 2 cettis 55 meadow pipits 74 redshank 1 spotted redshank 16 black tailed godwits with 62 over very high headings towards the Severn 6 lt stints 2 juv grey plovers 4 yellow wagtail 10 wigeon juv male sparrowhawk 45 lapwing 1 snipe fem marsh harrier with male seen mid morning 6 ringed plovers 1 sanderling kingfisher fem pintail good passage of swallows with house Martin's mixed in. 16 chiffchaff working through the hedge first thing then around 11am excellent count of 32 chiffchaff with 4 willow warblers male blackap and 4 goldcrest as mixed group.
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