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Home Sightings

Sightings

Thomas Winstone

Friday, 13 April 2018

Trefil moors

Main Sighting: Wheatears
2 wood pigeons 3 magpies 2 goldfinch 2 wheatear 1m 1f 3 meadow pipit 2 Reed buntings 1 chiffchaff 3 carrion crows 1 heron and then on to the willow tit in Powys
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Mike and Jackie Pointon

Friday, 13 April 2018

Newport Wetlands Uskmouth

Main Sighting: Large White butterfly
Swallow 3 House Martin 8 Sedge Warbler 1 Blackcap 10 Willow Warbler 6 Chiffchaff 6 and despite the cold a Large White Butterfly. At Goldcliff Lagoons: Bar-tailed a very pale bird in a flock of 112 Black-tailed Godwits Ruff 1 White Wagtail 1
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John Evans

Friday, 13 April 2018

The Moorings, Newport.

Main Sighting: Marsh Hartier
Female bird drifting over the reeds between about 0830-0845 this morning. Also Snipe and Cetti's Warbler.
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John Coleman

Thursday, 12 April 2018

Osbaston

Main Sighting: Yellow Wagtails
2 Yellow Wags, 6-7 Chiffchaffs, 6 Blackcaps, Willow Warbler, 2 male Mandarin Duck. Slowly building in cold, damp and misty conditions!
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N J Davies

Thursday, 12 April 2018

Peterstone sluice farm

Main Sighting: Warblers
Osprey continued inland but was a lovely surprise. Also of note, 6 chiffchaffs, blackcap in song, 2 willow warblers, 1 cettis, 1 common whitethroat, 1 tree pipit, goldcrest and skylarks. Good numbers of linnets. Mudflats - 21 redshanks, 6 lt egrets, 2 cormorants, 104 shelduck, 38 curlew, 10 wigeon, pair of pintail, 38 oystercatchers, 55 teal, 3 common guls, grey heron and a buzzard on a fence post.
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Simon James Bedford

Thursday, 12 April 2018

Severn Bridge Beachley

Main Sighting: Oystercatcher
Usual 3 oystercatcher under severn bridge ..2 curlew to right . Mid Channel GBBGull LBBGull 4 Curlew upstream and a Chiffchaff calling in low bushes behind army camp .21 degrees next week ..watch them all come in .
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Simon James Bedford

Thursday, 12 April 2018

BlackRock Portskewett

Main Sighting: Swallow
Bushes should be alive with migrants but cold and misty .2 Curlew 3 Swallow a female Kestrel on channel Marker 14 Shelduck 4 Mallard 1 Redshank and a Buzzard on the grassland to the right ( so far away I thought SEO at first
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N J Davies

Thursday, 12 April 2018

Peterstone Sluice farm

Main Sighting: Osprey
1050hrs Osprey over the mudflats then the inlet now heading inland.
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Trevor Russell

Thursday, 12 April 2018

Monmouth garden

Main Sighting: Redpoll
More than 10 Redpoll on the sunflower hearts this morning, the most for the last 2 weeks and momentarily outnumbering the Siskin - frequently around 30 recently. First year for Redpoll in my garden, what's going on? Is this an irruption of Redpoll?
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Simon James Bedford

Wednesday, 11 April 2018

Portskwett

Main Sighting: Swallow
Small group of birds approx 5 swallow and 3 house Martin back on territory at Elm Tree Farm Portskewett /Leechpool am today also Erratum ..CUCKOO at St Arvans was yesterday
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