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Home Sightings

Sightings

Steve Williams

Saturday, 21 April 2018

Waunafon Bog

Main Sighting: Grasshopper Warbler
2 reeling Grasshoper Warbler, a Cuckoo and a male Stonechat. Also first Green Tiger Beetle of the year.
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Simon James Bedford

Friday, 20 April 2018

Penyclawdd

Main Sighting: Spotted Flycatcher
First spot fly of the year along with chiffchaff nuthatch GSW chaffinch and just about every other singing bird at a wooded sight near penyclawdd church .(Sams family estate ) ..so checked another site in Monmouth and yes 3 birds back on territory where I photographed them last year .
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Mike and Jackie Pointon

Friday, 20 April 2018

Newport Wetlands Goldcliff

Main Sighting: Lesser Whitethroat
A lovely warm sunny day in Bedwas but at the lagoons thick mist. Eventually we did get a view of some birds. Lesser Whitethroat 3 Sedge Warbler Blackcap and Chiffchaff Red Kite 1 someone else saw 2. Ruff Bar-tailed Godwit and the usual suspects.
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Graham Agg

Thursday, 19 April 2018

Trellech Common

Main Sighting: Wood Warbler
Wood Warbler (first this year) calling in Trellech Common woods, along with Blackcap, Garden Warbler, Willow Warbler and Chiffchaff.
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Iain Crawford

Thursday, 19 April 2018

Whitebrook, old railway

Main Sighting: Blackcaps
5 male blackcap, swallows, 2 chiffchaff, heron flew over
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Chris Hatch and Colin Titcombe

Thursday, 19 April 2018

Varteg

Main Sighting: Whinchat
Blaenmelyn area, near Varteg: Whinchat, Curlew, Red Grouse, Cuckoo, Stonechat, Tree Pipit, Reed Buntings, Sparrowhawk, 2 Buzzards, good numbers of Skylarks and Meadow Pipits.
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Simon James Bedford

Wednesday, 18 April 2018

Penpergwm Raglan

Main Sighting: Yelliw Wagtail
7 Yellow Wagtail with 3 Pieds on ploughed field as the sun finally arrived this morning along with hundreds of midgies
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Chris Hatch

Wednesday, 18 April 2018

Blorenge

Main Sighting: Ring Ouzel
Two Ring Ouzels present near Foxhunter car park, Blorenge. Also several Wheatears. and 7 Buzzards. Coity Tips near Big Pit: Male Cuckoo, Tree Pipit.
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Roger Price

Wednesday, 18 April 2018

Peterstone Saltmarsh

Main Sighting: Bartailed Godwit
1 Bartailed Godwit (winter), 1 Blacktailed Godwit (summer),9 Dunlin, 40 Redshank, 28 O.C. c.110 Curlew, party of 12 Whimbrel, 8 Lapwing, 27 Shelduck, 40 Teal, 4 Lgrt, 1 Heron, Sparrow Hawk. Kestrels have not been seen since the cold weather.
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Steve Williams

Wednesday, 18 April 2018

Lasgarn Wood

Main Sighting: Tree Pipit
Good number of singing Chiffchaff, Willow Warbler and Blackcap plus a single Tree Pipit.
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