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Home Sightings


Verity Picken

Saturday, 24 March 2018

Ton, Llangybi

Main Sighting: Merlin
A new bird on my garden list - a stunning male Merlin watched perched for 10 minutes.

Ray Duggan

Saturday, 24 March 2018


Main Sighting: Mandarin
Male and female mandarin duck on canal west of Pontymason Lane

N J Davies

Saturday, 24 March 2018

Red Barn Hide

Main Sighting: Pintail
Roadside viewing quiet with only 74 wigeon 14 teal 2 shoveler 1 shelduck 2 drake pintail 2 gadwall and 2 mute swans seen Chiffchaff calling.

Chris + Trees Stone

Tuesday, 20 March 2018

Wentwood forest - Cadira beeches

Main Sighting: 11 Crossbills
5 Common Redpoll

Gavin Vella

Friday, 23 March 2018

Llanover Estate

Main Sighting: Hawfinch
3 Hawfinch flew over road into south side of Llanover estate. Might be worth a scan from the road if you're local

Simon James bedford

Friday, 23 March 2018

Waun Afon Bog /Coity mtn

Main Sighting: Raven
Start of the quest for Hedwig. 2 Ravens barrel rolling , 1 wheatear female 12 Meadow pipits Pair buzzard 1 Female Kestrel

allan dowson/brian thomas

Friday, 23 March 2018

peterstone gout

Main Sighting: Black Redstart
2-Black Redstarts,m+f near sluice gates again today.09h30-10h30

Simon James Bedford

Wednesday, 21 March 2018

Various Gwent

Main Sighting: Linnet
87 at McConnells Hilston Park also pair of Kestrel Red Kite Buzzard and Single Woodcock .BLorenge 21 Mippits 2 Wheatear females Red Kite 12 Skylarks .

Craig Constance

Friday, 23 March 2018


Main Sighting: Black necked Grebe
8am.1 full summer plumaged Black-necked Grebe feeding near Pettingale Point/Sor Bay. I viewed from sailing club point across.

John Bennett

Friday, 23 March 2018

Usk Bridge

Main Sighting: Sand Martin
5+ Sand Martins around Usk Bridge and 2 Goosander on the river