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Sightings

tony jenkins

llanishen

Thu 1st Oct 2020

Main sighting: red kite

Red kite flying north

Garry Smith

Wetlands - Uskmouth

Tue 29th Sep 2020

Main sighting: Bittern

Bittern, Kingfisher, Cetti’s Warbler, Stonechat, GS Woodpecker, Teal, Gadwall, Widgeon, large flock of Goldfinches, huge passage of Swallows. Plus Clouded Yellow and Small Copper.

Peter O'Duffy

Garn-Ddyrys

Mon 28th Sep 2020

Main sighting: Ring Ouzel

3 Ring Ouzels this am , also 12 Redwing

Robin Hall

Riverside walk (Afon Lwyd) Cwmbran

Mon 28th Sep 2020

Main sighting: Merganser

5 immature birds swimming together on the river near Croesyceiliog school at 07.30.

Neville Davies

Draethen / Rudry

Sun 27th Sep 2020

Main sighting: Redwing

2 redwings passing with a mistle thrush in tow.

Mike and Jackie Pointon

River Rhymney Machen

Sun 27th Sep 2020

Main sighting: Goosander

Seven Redhead Goosanders.

Iain Crawford

Wyesham

Sat 26th Sep 2020

Main sighting: Sparrowhawk

Female soaring over village mid afternoon

Verity Picken

River south of Usk

Sat 26th Sep 2020

Main sighting: Little Grebe

7 Little Grebe – it’s unusual to see so many grouping together here. Also Little Egret and an otter but very few duck. Light passage of House Martin and Meadow Pipit.

tony jenkins

river wye tintern

Wed 23rd Sep 2020

Main sighting: little egret

Little egret feeding in shallows near bridge.

Simon James Bedford

Goldcliff Seawall

Wed 23rd Sep 2020

Main sighting: Fieldfare

2 isolated birds at the seawall farm on Hawthorn this morning alongside pre migration Swallows

David Hathaway

Blorenge

Wed 23rd Sep 2020

Main sighting: Red Grouse

6 red grouse came up out of the heather in very wet weather. Plenty of meadow pipits ,a few skylarks plus 2 wheatears

Andrew BAKER

Goldcliff Lagoons

Mon 21st Sep 2020

Main sighting: Lesser yellowlegs

Lesser Yellowlegs found by Darryl Spittle. 3 Ruff, 3 Little Stint, Grey Plovers, Dunlin, Curlew, Snipe, Golden Plover

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