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Home Sightings

Sightings

Clive Wardle

Sunday, 07 April 2002

GLWR Uskmouth

Main Sighting:
Uskmouth Reserve 7th April 1100 hrs 1 Sedge Warbler singing and then seen in Bramble patch by the sea wall.
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John Davies

Sunday, 07 April 2002

Gobion

Main Sighting:
Gobion 6/4/2002 Sparrowhawk Great-spotted Woodpecker Lesser-spotted Woodpecker Little Egret 1 Reed Bunting (Male) Green Sandpiper 1 Yellow Wagtail (Rob Moeller) Sand Martin'ss 200 + Swallow'ss 5 Chiff chaff Willow Warbler Blackcap Goosander Little ringed Plover 2
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Darryl Spittle

Friday, 05 April 2002

Tredegar Country Park

Main Sighting:
Hoopoe at Tredegar House/Country Park showing well until at least 14:00 in north-west corner of 'splaying fields's approx ST 284856, Willow Warbler and Blackcap also present.
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Ian Smith

Friday, 05 April 2002

Tredegar Country Park

Main Sighting:
5th April Tredegar House, Newport. Hoopoe showing well up to 10am between children'ss play area and Motorway boundary, on main field side of linear copse plantings, at junction with running trail. Flighty and distrurbed by dog walkers - but apparently present in same patch for 4 days - so keep looking if not showing when you first arrive.
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Ian Smith

Thursday, 04 April 2002

GLWR Uskmouth

Main Sighting:
Uskmouth Reserve - 3rd April. Short-eared Owl showing well at 2.30pm and for some 20 minutes. 8 Little Egrets. Reed Buntings flying everywhere. Most other passerines up by power station end, included Blackcaps, chiffs and some Goldfinches (recent arrival migrants ?. Peregrine perched on pylon nearest coast just outside SW corner of reserve.
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Eddie Wang

Thursday, 04 April 2002

Peterstone Gout

Main Sighting:
Peterstone Gout - 0910-1000 4th April 1 Chiffchaff 1 Willow Warbler 2 Little Egrets
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John Wilson

Wednesday, 03 April 2002

GLWR Goldcliff

Main Sighting:
3rd April Goldcliff reserve: 2 Little Ringed Plover 3+ Ringed Plover 20 Dunlin 20 Redshank Lapwings establishing territory 3 Little Egret Wigeon, Teal, Shoveler Drake Ring-necked Duck on eastern most pool 2 Willow Warblers singing
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Nigel desmond

Monday, 01 April 2002

GLWR Goldcliff

Main Sighting:
Pair of avocets still at goldcliff lagoons this AM On rear pool wih shellduck .
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Clive Wardle

Saturday, 30 March 2002

Goytre House Wood

Main Sighting:
Goytre woods and canal 29/03/02 0800-1000 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker 1 Lesser Spotted Woodpecker 1 Green Woodpecker heard 2 Grey Wagtail 1 Treecreeper 2 Chiffchaff (+ several others heard) 30/03/02 Pair of Lesser Spotted Woodpeckers 2 Ravens 1 Nuthatch Curlew calling.
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Eddie Wang

Wednesday, 27 March 2002

Peterstone Gout

Main Sighting:
Peterstone Gout - 27/3/02 0900-1020 Not much but Teal (14), Tufted Duck (8) and Redshank (29) roosting on the Gout 2 Chiffchaffs 1 Water Rail feeding in the ditch by the Gout Peterstone Gout - 26/3/02 0850-1010 Astonished to have a very early Yellow Wagtail fly over, calling Only other migrant - 1 Chiffchaff
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