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Home Sightings

Sightings

N J Davies / Blair Jones

Wednesday, 10 April 2019

Goldcliff Lagoons

Main Sighting: Hirundines
5pm - 2000hrs visit. Further to the 2 whimbrel, also of note was redshanks, avocets, shelduck, curlew, 2 chiffchaffs (contact calls only), 1 ringed and 1 lt ringed plovers, 15 swallows with 300+ sand martins, 4 gadwall, 3 pairs tufted ducks, 1 lt grebe calling, 8 teal still, lapwing, 3 mute swans, fem marsh harrier hunting, female peregrine nearly caught a teal, 2 black-tailed godwits, 2 buzzards, 3 herons, 1 lt egret and a cettis calling.
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Hadyn Jones

Wednesday, 10 April 2019

West Pill

Main Sighting: Whimbrel
My first Whimbrel of the year this morning at West Pill
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N J Davies /Blare Jones

Wednesday, 10 April 2019

Golfcliff Lagoons

Main Sighting: Whimbrel
Pair feeding with a curlew in field behind snipe screen. First of the spring.
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Roger Price

Wednesday, 10 April 2019

Peterstone Gout

Main Sighting: Teal
On the morning tide, fewer water birds now: Teal 66, Pintail 26, Shelduck 28, Wigeon 10, Mallard 9, Shoveler 3, Redshank 81, Dunlin 16, Curlew 4, OC 2.
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Thomas Chinnick

Wednesday, 10 April 2019

Trefil Quarry

Main Sighting: Ring Ouzel
7 Ring Ouzel in old quarry.
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Hadyn Jones

Monday, 08 April 2019

Magor Marsh

Main Sighting: Redstart
1 male Redstart this evening at Magor Marsh.
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Simon James Bedford

Monday, 08 April 2019

Various

Main Sighting: Migration
100+ mux of house ,sand martin and Swallow on Usk Town waters 08.30 ..Llanyrafon Sand Martin Colony 35 birds just arrived and feeding over playing fields .Swlallows just about everywhere in Monmouthshire with a karge gathering at Osbaston , Llandogo .and Llandegfedd this afternoon .
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Grant Robinson

Sunday, 07 April 2019

Llantilio Pertholey

Main Sighting: Curlew
Pair of curlew back home for the summer
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Chris Dyson

Sunday, 07 April 2019

Newport Wetlands

Main Sighting: Garganey
Male Garganey from Redhouse Barns hide early afternoon. It was asleep most of the time. With teal, gadwall & shovelers.
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Graham Thomas Thorne

Sunday, 07 April 2019

Uskmouth reserve

Main Sighting: Otter
1 Otter
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