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Sightings which might lead to disturbance will be removed

Home Sightings

Sightings

Ed Stevens

Thursday, 18 April 2019

Caldicot pill

Main Sighting: Reed warbler
Early afternoon between caldicot pilland rogiet sea wall, 2 singing Reed warbler, 2 whitethroat and 2 red-legged partridge.
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Tom Eyles

Thursday, 18 April 2019

Silent Valley Nature Reserve

Main Sighting: Ring Ouzel and Fieldfare
4 Male Ring ouzel and a single Fieldfare at the top of the reserve. SO 1865 0773 moving around as a group being very vocal so easy to find. best route in would be to park in the car park near the reservoir above the landfill site and follow the footpath around towards the top of the reserve.
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John Lawton

Thursday, 18 April 2019

Goldcliff

Main Sighting: Reed Warbler
Not a sighting, more a hearing. Reed Warbler calling from patch of reeds in the reen to the side of the gravelled crossing spot midway between the two latest viewing platforms. Also Lesser Whitethroat heard by the car park and another in the brambles by the Redshank platform.
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Verity Picken

Wednesday, 17 April 2019

Llanbadoc

Main Sighting: Yellow Wagtail
Three Yellow and 7 White Wagtails, 2 pairs Lapwing and 12 Sand Martin near Llanbadoc this afternoon.
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N J Davies / Blair Jones

Wednesday, 17 April 2019

Goldcliff Lagoons

Main Sighting: Whimbrel
Dusk visit - chiffchaff 2, cettis calling, blackcap singing, buzzard 1, dunlin 112, redshanks, lapwing, shelduck, female peregrine trying her luck with the teal and redshanks, 12 swallows, skylark singing, pair lt grebes, 2 black-tailed godwits, 1 heron, 1 lt egret, 34 knot, 8 gadwall, fem marsh harrier hunting, 4 teal, 11 ringed plovers, 2 pairs tufted ducks and 48 sand martins. The spoonbill showed well from hide 3 and 11 whimbrel were mixed in with the curlews (also from hide 3). Also noted, orange tip, small white and peacock butterflies.
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Simon James Bedford

Wednesday, 17 April 2019

Beacon Common Trellech

Main Sighting: Various
So far slow but 1 pr tree pipit 2 pair only of Stonechat and colony of 24 Linnet back on territory .Also GSw pair Green Woodpecker pair Buzzard Kestrel Goldcrest 4 crossbill 8 Siskin and 3 Roe Deer
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Simon James Bedford

Wednesday, 17 April 2019

Monmouth Show Ground

Main Sighting: OSPREY
Big adult fem (assumed) travelling up river at 1043 this morning on the Wye just short of its confluence with the Monnow
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Simon James Bedford

Wednesday, 17 April 2019

Monmouthshire

Main Sighting: Deceased Little Owls
Two birds today both road victims .One just short if the eastbound M4 offslio for Chepstow and the other Northbound A449 hard shoulder at Mitchell troy .
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David Hathaway

Wednesday, 17 April 2019

Llandegfedd

Main Sighting: Osprey
Osprey flew up valley over dam then across reservoir and up and over trees opposite side to cafe. Also willow warbler and lots of Great Crested Grebes
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Kevin Dupé

Wednesday, 17 April 2019

Goldcliff Lagoons, Newport Wetlands NNR

Main Sighting: Disturbance
There will be some disturbance at Goldcliff Lagoons on Wednesday afternoon, between approximately 1.30pm and 3pm when we carry out monitoring work. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.
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