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Home Sightings

Sightings

Simon James Bedford

Monday, 10 December 2018

Llanrothal / Osbaston

Main Sighting: Buzzard
28 Buzzards in one two hectare field in every denomination from fat thin female male Black through to near white all having a worming session on freshly planted seed.
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Ed Stevens

Monday, 10 December 2018

Black rock

Main Sighting: Barn owl
Late afternoon barn owl hunting over salt marsh east of black rock. Also 30-40 greenfinch at picnic site.
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Verity Picken

Sunday, 09 December 2018

River south of Usk

Main Sighting: Bewicks Swan
Five adult Bewick's with the Mute Swan flock on my WeBS count this morning. Otherwise very quiet with 3 Snipe being the best of the rest. Surprisingly, there were no Goosander although I was unable to access all stretches of the river due to flooding.
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Blair Jones

Sunday, 09 December 2018

Goldcliff Lagoons

Main Sighting: Avocet
Dawn visit at just after high tide. Lagoon 1 - Curlews x 113, Shelduck x 60, Redshank x 22, Wigeon x 80, Shoveler x 16, Carrion Crow x 4, Canada Geese x 40, Magpie x 2. Hedgerows - Fieldfare x 10 , Redwing x 5. Blackbirds x 10. Lagoon 2 - Mute Swans x 4 and Stone Chats x 4. Lagoon 3- Avocets x 2 , Common Ringed Plovers x 21, Mallards x 6, Shelduck x 20, Canada Geese x 10, Wigeon x 10.
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Mark Davies

Saturday, 08 December 2018

Llanwenarth

Main Sighting: Whooper Swan
Whooper Swan still present in field behind church
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Chris Stone

Friday, 07 December 2018

Sudbrook/ Blackrock

Main Sighting: Med gull Ad
Peregrine perched on rocks, Chaffinches c10, Blackcap
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Mark Davies

Thursday, 06 December 2018

Llanwenarth

Main Sighting: Whooper Swan
A Whooper Swan with 2 Mute Swans in field 2 up from the church towards Abergavenny
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Mike and Jackie Pointon

Tuesday, 04 December 2018

Goldcliff Lagoons

Main Sighting: Black Redstart
Black Redstart 2 on the sea wall Avocet 10 Turnstone 10 Snipe 23 also, Wigeon Teal Shoveler.
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Kevin Dupé

Tuesday, 04 December 2018

Redhouse Hide, Newport Wetlands

Main Sighting: Closed for repairs
The Redhouse Hide is closed for essential repairs. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.
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David Roberts

Monday, 03 December 2018

Belle Vue Park

Main Sighting: Goldfinch
Lots of Goldfinches around Belle Vue Park, Newport at the moment.
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