Please do not post reports of nesting birds or sightings of rare or Schedule 1 breeders

Sightings which might lead to disturbance will be removed

Home Sightings

Sightings

Eddie Wang

Monday, 06 May 2019

Peterstone Gout

Main Sighting: Whimbrel
High tide. 20+ Whimbrel, 1 Swift, Dunlin (2 small flocks of ~20 flying through), Ringed Plover, Peregrine, 8 species of warblers singing including 2 Lesser Whitethroat and Cetti's Warbler
 | 

Blair Jones

Monday, 06 May 2019

Goldcliff Lagoons

Main Sighting: Waders
270+ Dunlins today on Monks Lagoon at high tide. Grey Plover x 1, Sanderling x 1 , Wood Sandpipers x 3 , Swift x 2. Lots of the usual.
 | 

John Edwards

Monday, 06 May 2019

Rogerstone

Main Sighting: Ducklings
Separate sightings of a total of 20 Mallard ducklings:8.6.6 shared between three families on river Ebbw.
 | 

Waltraud Englefield

Sunday, 05 May 2019

Blorenge

Main Sighting: Whinchat
From minor road from aerials towards Llanellen first car park on right. Walk down to footpath on left through green barrier and explore the path. 2 Whinchat, Skylark, Wheatear, 1 Yellowhammer, 1 Cuckoo, 1 Swift
 | 

John Lawton

Saturday, 04 May 2019

Goldcliff Lagoons

Main Sighting: Glossy Ibis
The long-staying Glossy Ibis was showing very well on the bank to the right of the Snipe viewing platform. It seems to have changed from its initial behaviour of leaving at dawn and returning at dusk.
 | 

Iain Crawford

Saturday, 04 May 2019

Peterstone

Main Sighting: Little egret
Little egret, greylag, 26 shelduck, 3 curlew, 4 tufted duck, 10 goldfinch, 4 whitethroat, 3 song thrush, reed warbler
 | 

Mary Anthony

Friday, 03 May 2019

Usk

Main Sighting: Goosanders
Two pairs of goosanders seen resting on Usk river near the town of Usk. Also in area - 6 mute swans, many long-tailed tits (adult feeding 7-8 fledglings), wood pigeons, sparrowhawk, mallard family with ducklings
 | 

Kevin Wood

Friday, 03 May 2019

Hafod road to Brynmawr Reservoir

Main Sighting: Tawney Owl
Young Tawney Owl with Parent at approx 6.30am, also Green Woodpecker in same tree. Also Whinchat seen near old reservoir site, Stonechat also and heared Cuckoo.
 | 

John Davies

Thursday, 02 May 2019

Abergavenny

Main Sighting: Hobby
Hobby fly over Gilwern last Sunday. Also a few Swifts over the town this Wednesday. Cuckoo heard from my garden on the Mardy this morning at 04:30hrs. (Deri Mt)
 | 

Allan Dowson

Thursday, 02 May 2019

peterstone gout

Main Sighting: Whimbrel
5-Whimbrels and 2-Bar Tailed Godwits,one of which was in BP.17H00-17H35
 |