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Home Sightings

Sightings

Jeff Hall

Friday, 03 November 2017

Goldcliff

Main Sighting: Snipe
40 Snipe from the new screen this morning with a few Redshank, Shovellers and lots of Lapwing. Also Wigeon grazing on the far side of the lagoons.
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Test

Thursday, 02 November 2017

Test

Main Sighting: testing
Testing
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Mal Jenkins

Thursday, 02 November 2017

Cwmtillery Lakes

Main Sighting: Great Spotted Woodpecker
90 Mallard, 1 male Tufted Duck, 3 Moorhen, 10 Coot, 3 B.H.Gull, 15 Wood Pigeons, 1 G.S.Woodpecker, 2 Magpies, 5 C.Crows, 4 Blue Tits, 1 Nuthatch, 3 Wrens, 4 Robins, 1 Blackbird, 2 Mistle Thrushes, 1 Chaffinch
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Simon James Bedford

Thursday, 02 November 2017

Gwent Uplands

Main Sighting: Fieldfare
Huge flocks of Fieldfare and redwing moving across the Tir Pentwys pantygasseg area as well as Brambling in small numbers with Chaffinch towards the Plasycoed....Also Punchbowl side of blorenge Fieldfare Redwing and mistle thrush Greenwoodpeckerr and a cheeky Merlin flying Pllel.to road probably hunting flocks
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Ian Smith

Wednesday, 01 November 2017

Gilwern Hill

Main Sighting: Rock Thrush
Rock Thrush feeding in shade (reported "worm") and sunlit short grass (long beetle larvae). 8 Red Grouse,5 Grey Partridge, singing Robin and c10 flock of Mipits in glorious calm morning sunshine.
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Simon James Bedford

Wednesday, 01 November 2017

Beacon Common Narth.

Main Sighting: Crossbill
12 Crossbill 2 Raven 4 Buzzard and a Chiffchaff moving with for flock
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Craig Constance & Tim Griffiths

Wednesday, 01 November 2017

Folly Pontypool

Main Sighting: Hawfinch
7-9.10am. 38 Hawfinch in total!!!! Groups of 30;2;6 South,6 came back and landed in trees north of car park near pig farm and surrounding trees. Also 2 Crossbill,20+Lesser Redpoll a few Chaffinch and a late single late Swallow,all South.
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Blair Jones

Saturday, 28 October 2017

Pwdd Du

Main Sighting: Merlin
Common Rock Thrush (1) remained on show, Meadow Pipits (4), Merlin(1) chased Pipits, Wheatears (2), and Raven (1)
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Simon James Bedford

Tuesday, 31 October 2017

Wentwood

Main Sighting: Hawfinch
Seen with original 21 strong Creossbill flock as per B.Embling also accompanying 3rd flock of Crossbill approx. 42 Crossbill and 7 Hawfinch
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Simon James Bedford

Tuesday, 31 October 2017

Wentwood

Main Sighting: Crossbill
Woodland Trust area 1km grid sq. over 5 hrs...87 Crossbill in 3 groups 14 Redpoll and mixed finch flock estimated at 26 Brambling 20+ Chaffinch 8 Greenfinch. Kestrel Female Buzzard Juv and female small flock of Siskin approx. 20 birds. Robin Mistle Thrush 43 Redwing 8 Fieldfare Goshawk female Sphawk 2 Stonechat huge flock mixed tits incl. BT GT LTT CT .. 3 GSWoodpecker large flock of Goldcrest 30 + Birds ( is this usual ) and 2 Firecrest with original redpoll flock . Animals G squirrel 3 Fallow Does and an increasing number of Roe Deer tracks ..will try to do a grid at a time over winter . Crossbills skittish suggesting migrants as local birds in Wye Valley approachable.
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