Please do not post reports of nesting birds or sightings of rare or Schedule 1 breeders. Sightings which might lead to disturbance will be removed.

Sightings

Malcolm Drysdale

Abergavenny

Tue 29th Mar 2022

Main sighting: Red kite

Kite circling over town centre. Flew off North.

Bob Potter

Five Lanes, nr Caldicot/Caerwent

Sun 27th Mar 2022

Main sighting: Fieldfare

Fieldfare, flock of 60+ feeding in grass field. One pair of Bullfinch in lane nearby, as well as Greenfinch singing.

Mark Davies

River Usk Abergavenny

Sun 27th Mar 2022

Main sighting: Sand Martin

3 Sand Martin upstream from Llanfoist bridge this morning plus a flyover Green Woodpecker

Mike and Jackie Pointon

Peterstone Gout

Sat 26th Mar 2022

Main sighting: Merlin

Merlin 1 female Pintail 50 Wigeon 50 Shoveler 40 Redshank 135 at hightide.

Allan Dowson

goldcliff lagoons

Sat 26th Mar 2022

Main sighting: black tailed godwit

11-Avocets,a minimum of 475-Black Tailed Godwits from sea wall hide.To count them i had to take a series of photos there were so many.10h45-12h45

Graham Agg

The Narth

Fri 25th Mar 2022

Main sighting: Blackcap

Three Blackcaps singing loudly off The Narth to Pen y Fan Green road and below Pan y Fan Green.

Chris and Theresa Stone

Sudbrook

Fri 25th Mar 2022

Main sighting: Red Kite

there is something to be said for gardening after all then, approx mid day, headed off N/W

B Thomas

Goldcliff

Fri 25th Mar 2022

Main sighting: Ruff

Ruff from 1st platform, Spotted Redshank

Chris Dyson

Sluice Farm, Peterstone

Thu 24th Mar 2022

Main sighting: Ring-necked Parakeet

One ring-necked parakeet in-off the Bristol Channel chased by a peregrine. Also at least 2 water pipits on saltmarsh.

Andy SMITH

The Tumble, Blorange, Abergavenny

Wed 23rd Mar 2022

Main sighting: Wheatear

Wheatears have arrived, 5 males 2 females, plus 5 male Stonechat 1 female, several Skylarks singing overhead, 1 Kestrel, numerous Meadow Pipits and Green Woodpecker calling.

Neville Davies

Redbrook Woods, Machen

Wed 23rd Mar 2022

Main sighting: Blackcap

Singing Blackcap and 3 singing Chiffchaffs.

Bob Potter

Caldicot

Tue 22nd Mar 2022

Main sighting: Greenfich

TEN Greenfinches on garden feeders containing Sunflower hearts; Black sunflower seeds; Mealworms and fat nuggets.
In Garden, two Jays, one collecting nesting material, then flew off towards Castle grounds.
Peacock Butterfly.

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May
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2024
8:30 am Outdoor meeting Trellech Heaths @ Trellech Heaths
Outdoor meeting Trellech Heaths @ Trellech Heaths
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Meet at Ninewells Car Park  SO 51495 03853 at 08:30 Moderate 2-3 hour walk