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Home Sightings

Sightings

Roo Perkins

Friday, 01 February 2019

Pontypool

Main Sighting: Brambling
Garden birds picked due to the snow. Highlights: Brambling (m and 2f), 3 GS woodpeckers at the same time, our ever faithful Marsh tit, about 30 Siskin.
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Ed Stevens

Thursday, 31 January 2019

Black rock

Main Sighting: Owls
This evening at dusk, shirt-eared owl and barn owl hunting over salt marsh east of black rock.
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Kevin Wood

Monday, 28 January 2019

Brynmawr Garden

Main Sighting: Brambling
Male Brambling in Garden with 2 Chaffinches and the regular Gold finches,also 2 starlings which have been absent for weeks.
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clive silver

Friday, 25 January 2019

Out of area Tenerife

Main Sighting: Hoopoe
Just returned from Tenerife,spotted about 20 Hoopoes in 2 weeks all Feeding on the grass verges got some lovely photo's
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Roger Price

Sunday, 27 January 2019

Peterstone Gout

Main Sighting: Knot
On the morning tide with a vicious northwesterly: 48 Knot, 9 Grey Plover, 5 Blacktailed Godwit, 9 Curlew, 380 Dunlin, 240 Redshank(ML), 215 Pintail, 22 Shoveler, 129 Shelduck(ML), c80 Wigeon (AV), 71 Teal, 70 Mallard.
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andy smith

Sunday, 27 January 2019

abergavenny

Main Sighting: Great egret
Great egret roosting in a tree about 500 meters up stream from llanfoist bridge. Confirmed sighting when it flew off further up stream showing its legs. also present 2 little grebe and a goosander
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Blair Jones

Saturday, 26 January 2019

Goldcliff Lagoons

Main Sighting: Glossy Ibis
1 x Glossy Ibis ( Flying over Lagoon 2 and 3). 112 x Black Tailed Godwits, 6 x Gadwall, 60 + Shoveler, 1 x Wigeon, 1 x Grey Heron, 20 + Mallward, 12 x Tufted Ducks, 10 + Teal, 30+ Dunlin, 5 x Redshanks, 2 x Carrion Crow, 1 Buzzard (Bosprey) 22 x Curlews.
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Peter O'Duffy

Friday, 25 January 2019

Ebbw estury

Main Sighting: Glossy Ibis
Very high tide this am. 80 mute swan,500 Dunlin,160 Lapwing,215 Redshank and 1 fly over Glossy Ibis
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Roger Price

Thursday, 24 January 2019

Peterstone saltmarsh

Main Sighting: Water Pipits
High Tide: 17 Water Pipits, c20 Meadow Pipits,4 Skylark, Mistle Thrush, a few Redwing. Adult Peregrine glides past the Pipits about 2 foot up. c200 Curlew, 30 Oyster Catchers, 50 Lapwing. Flock of c.1000 Dunlin flew up from Rumney Estuary, 1 Lgrt.
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Roger Price

Wednesday, 23 January 2019

Peterstone Sluice Farm

Main Sighting: Jack Snipe
Spring tide and hard frost: 3 Jack Snipe, 14 Common Snipe, 90 Lapwing, 3 Stonechat, Scandinavian race Rock Pipit, 6 Reed Bunting, Mistle Thrush.
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