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Home Sightings

Sightings

Keith Jones

Monday, 17 February 2003

Peterstone Wentlooge

Main Sighting:
Walked from Peterstone Gout, and Pill to Peterstone Wentlooge, at high tide on 17.2.03,a very cold day. A single Little Grebe, 2 Mute Swan, 1 Buzzard, and 4 Coot in the Gout. On the sea 266 Shelduck, 154 Mallard, 144 Wigeon, 116 Teal, 28 hoveler, 68 Pintail, 2 GBB, 56 LBB, 36 Herring Gull. At roost 1 Lapwing, 210 Grey Plover, 240 Knot, 880 Dunlin, 60 Common Redshanks, and 42 Curlew.
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John Evans

Saturday, 15 February 2003

Usk

Main Sighting:
Goosander pair flying along the course of the Usk off The Moorings , at least 11 Snipe seen flying in a five miute period, possibly enlivened by a female Sparrowhawk seen some minutes prior to that. Also noticed quite a few Siskin around the car park at the Hilton in Langstone that have not been seen before.
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Hadyn Jones

Thursday, 13 February 2003

GLWR Uskmouth

Main Sighting:
9/02/03-Uskmouth Reserve.Hen Harrier(ring tail) observed quartering the saltmarsh near mouth of River Usk at 4.15 p.m. Also Whooper Swan and 4 Little Egrets present on Reserve.
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Mal Jenkins

Thursday, 13 February 2003

Gwent

Main Sighting:
Priory Wood yesterday: 2 Nuthatches, 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker, Long-tailed, Blue and Great Tit, Goldcrest, Carrion Crow, Rook and Wood Pigeon, Redwing and Song Thrush.
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Mal Jenkins

Thursday, 13 February 2003

Llandegfedd Reservoir

Main Sighting:
Quick visit to Llandegfedd Res. yesterday afternoon:Peregrine, pair Bullfinches, pair Pheasants, pair Goosander, 1 Great Black backed Gull, large roost of mixed Herring, Lesser Black-backed and Black-headed Gulls, 6 Great Crested Grebe, 7 Grey Heron, 4 Canada Geese, along with 80 Lapwing, 180 Wigeon and 50 Coot.
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Dawn Higgs

Wednesday, 12 February 2003

Gwent

Main Sighting:
One long tailed tit on the peanut holder, Day Hospital grounds Nevill Hall Hospital also the faithful nut hatch who visits most days.
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Keith Jones

Wednesday, 12 February 2003

Caerleon

Main Sighting:
1 Chiffchaff in garden at Caerleon on 10th Feb
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jo'sullivan

Tuesday, 11 February 2003

Gwent

Main Sighting:
2 Wigeon and 2 Great crests at YR today.
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Adrian Hickman

Monday, 10 February 2003

Usk

Main Sighting:
9th Feb.Nice flock 27 Bewicks swans c3km S. of Usk near Llandowlais,viewable[just about!]from the main rd near a layby opp.Pencarreg Hse.Flock quite distant & partially obscured by trees but I eventually found a position where i could see the whole flock (No imms present)Also 5 herons,16 mute swans,20+ pied wags & a few `mipits` nearby.
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George Noakes

Monday, 10 February 2003

Bryn

Main Sighting:
10 February A brief visit to Gobion at midday : 2 Green Sandpipers, 2 Little Grebes and 2 pairs of Goosanders at the Bryn, 20 Mallard and 11 Grey Herons on the oxbow.
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