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Home Sightings

Sightings

John Bennett

Tuesday, 04 September 2018

Llandegfedd Reservoir

Main Sighting: Ruff
Juvenile Ruff (probable female) from the fisherman’s entrance
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Graham Thomas Thorne

Tuesday, 04 September 2018

crosskeys River Sirhowy

Main Sighting: Swallows
Small numbers of Swallows and H Martins flying along River and allotments heading south.also good view of a Dipper moving around rocks in river .Ravens and Buzzard over valley.
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Ed Stevens

Monday, 03 September 2018

Sudbrook

Main Sighting: Mediterranean gull
Adult winter plumage Mediterranean Gull between sudbrook and black rock. 52 black-tailed godwit east of st pierre pill
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Nicholas Beswick

Monday, 03 September 2018

Brynmawr

Main Sighting: Wigeon
The first Wigeon of autumn back on Dunlop Septex Pond. Great Crested Grebe juvenile now nearly fully grown. Mute Swan family thriving. Sparrowhawk and Snipe over Machine Pond.
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Iain Crawford

Monday, 03 September 2018

Llanbadoc

Main Sighting: Goosander
One redhead goosander, five mallards, t3n Canada's, one mute swan.
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Roger Price

Monday, 03 September 2018

Peterstone Gout

Main Sighting: Various
On the morning tide: 154 Ringed Plover,250 Dunlin,120 Redshank,1 Greenshank,10 knot, 10 Blacktailed Godwit, 1 Turnstone, 1 Whimbrel,10 Pintail, Cormorant, Heron, Lgrt, flock of c.100 Swallows west beneath rain cloud.
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Andrew Strong Dan Webb

Monday, 03 September 2018

Goldcliff

Main Sighting: Dunlin red flag on leg
A dunlin with red flag seen on 28th July at Goldcliff has been identified as ringed at Villaviciosa, Spain (southern coast of Bay of Biscay) in May 2018, on its way north, and was seen at Titchwell Norfolk at the beginning of July, on its way south.
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Mike and Jackie Pointon

Sunday, 02 September 2018

Peterstone Gout

Main Sighting: Common Sandpiper
Further to Roger's sightings: we stayed on for the ebbing tide where we saw a Common Sandpiper feeding on the mud flats with other waders. Others: Shelduck 240 Pintail 6 Spotted Redshank (heard) Ringed Plover 140 Yellow Wagtail 4 Blackcap 1 Wheatear 1. Small Copper 10 Common Blue 1
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Iain Crawford

Saturday, 01 September 2018

Trellech Beacon

Main Sighting: Stonechat
Juvenile stonechat, gsw, green woodpecker, ten swallows, wren, two ravens, juv Willow warbler
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Dan Webb/Andrew Strong/Blair Jones

Sunday, 02 September 2018

Goldcliff Lagoons

Main Sighting: Curlew Sandpiper
2 curlew sand (1 transitional plumage adult and 1 juv), 1 juv sanderling, 2 knot, 1 sp turnstone, 1 juv golden plover, 3 greenshank, 2 juv ruff, c180 dunlin, c120 ringed plover, first 4 wigeon of the Autumn, 34 shoveler, 108 teal, 73 shelduck, 2 sparrowhawks, juv red kite, kestrel, Blair saw a hobby, 8 white wags, 20 yellow wags, 2 wheatears, 1 willow warbler, 1 sedge warbler, 2 chiffs and small passage of swallows and house martins
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