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Sightings

Mark Davies

St Marys Vale

Sat 25th Apr 2020

Main sighting: Wood Warbler

Several Wood Warblers heard and seen plus Pied Flycatcher , Tree Pipit , Whinchat , Willow Warbler and a single Cuckoo heard

Dave Brassey

Ynys-y-Fro Reservoir

Sat 25th Apr 2020

Main sighting: Ringed Plover

The major works being undertaken is still keeping the water level on the bottom reservoir down but it does mean that there is an exposed ‘beach’. This had a Ringed Plover and a Common Sandpiper on it. Also a single Sand Martin seen.

tony & jan jenkins

st arvans to devauden

Sat 25th Apr 2020

Main sighting: cuckoo

Single male in flight and calling

Mark Davies

Abergavenny

Sat 25th Apr 2020

Main sighting: Swift

First Swift of the year over the town this afternoon

Grant Robinson

Skirrid Fawr

Sat 25th Apr 2020

Main sighting: Cuckoo

One male Cuckoo calling on the West side of the Skirrid today. 4 House Martins in residence. 4 eggs in the Grey Wagtail nest outside the kitchen window.

Kim Waters

Gobion Oxebow

Fri 24th Apr 2020

Main sighting: Oystercatcher

Kingfisher, little egrets, GS woodpeckers

darren hughes

Monmouth

Fri 24th Apr 2020

Main sighting: Osprey

Bird flying over Wyesham 4.50pm heading towards Staunton/Coleford

Verity Picken

Llangybi

Fri 24th Apr 2020

Main sighting: Oystercatcher

First sighting of Oystercatcher here. Interesting given the previous post of an Oystercatcher further up the River Usk this morning. Also my first Garden Warbler of the year.

Mark Davies

Llanwenarth

Fri 24th Apr 2020

Main sighting: Oystercatcher

1st time I’ve seen an Oystercatcher on the River Usk

Stephen Berry

Cycle path Garndiffaith

Thu 23rd Apr 2020

Main sighting: Peregrine

A Peregrine few high over cycle path Thursday evening a very dark individual. 3 singing Wood Warbler this morning along the cycle path.

Chris Stone

Sudbrook

Tue 21st Apr 2020

Main sighting: House martin

Lockdown seawatch from my balcony overlooking the Severn 4 til 6 p
Shellduck c40 Swallows 3 single Hs martin year tick

Yesterday early am Swallows 7 Linnets 2 inc song Dunlin c40 BH gulls 2 Goldfinch 6

Peter O'Duffy

Gwent levels

Tue 21st Apr 2020

Main sighting: Cuckoo

Cuckoo calling this am -Gwent levels

Next event

Sep
26
Sat
2020
7:30 pm CANCELLED, Sorry – A Peregrine O... @ Goytre Village Hall
CANCELLED, Sorry – A Peregrine O... @ Goytre Village Hall
Sep 26 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
CANCELLED, Sorry - A Peregrine Obsession @ Goytre Village Hall
Due to current social distancing requirements we are unable to hold indoor meetings. Simon Bedford will tell us about his relationship with peregrines, from schoolboy to Schedule 1 license holder, and introduce us to the ecology of this magnificent species.Share this:TwitterFacebook