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Sightings

Chris Hatch

Cycle track Garndiffaith to Blaenafon

Sun 3rd May 2020

Main sighting: Pied Flycatcher

1 Pied Flycatcher and 7 Wood Warblers along cycle track.

Mark Whitaker

Graig Syfyrddin

Sun 3rd May 2020

Main sighting: Redstart

2 birds singing, also 1 Garden Warbler, 4 Willow Warblers, 1 Raven calling in woods. Walked to location from home.

Mark Whitaker

Graig Syfyrddin

Sun 3rd May 2020

Main sighting: Tree Pipit

Singing and displaying north side of ridge near seat (Three Castles Walk). Walked from home.

Chris Stone

Sudbrook

Sat 2nd May 2020

Main sighting: Whimbrel

Whimbrel 5 Mute swan 5 Little egret Oystercather 3

John Davies

Just north of Wernddu golf club, Abergavenny

Sat 2nd May 2020

Main sighting: Cuckoo & Swift

2 Swift & Cuckoo just north of Wernddu golf course, Abergavenny

Adrian & Charlotte Edwards

Peterstone Gout

Sat 2nd May 2020

Main sighting: curlew and whimbrel

mixed whimbrel and curlew 15-20 of each; brent goose; whitethroat; reed warbler; 40 oystercatchers; buzzard hanging still in the breeze for several minutes

John Bennett

garden in Usk

Thu 30th Apr 2020

Main sighting: Juvenile Blackbird

A juvenile blackbird seen today . Possibly from the nest in a large hedge .

Bob Potter

Rogiet Country Park Reedbed

Wed 29th Apr 2020

Main sighting: Reed Warbler

Reed Warbler in reeds, singing also.

Chris Stone

sudbrook

Wed 29th Apr 2020

Main sighting: Common tern

Lockdown seawatch from balcony on Severn

3 Com terns west approx. 3pm
Sand martin
sorry if I’ve duplicated this report

Iain Crawford

Penallt old railway line

Wed 29th Apr 2020

Main sighting: Dipper

Dipper, grey wagtail, a pair of mandarin ducks, 3 house martins

darren hughes

Monmouth Wyesham

Wed 29th Apr 2020

Main sighting: Peregrine

This is the 4th time I’ve seen a Male bird hunting the Wye in the past 3 weeks.

Chris Stone

Sudbrook

Wed 29th Apr 2020

Main sighting: Com terns

lockdown seawatch from balcony
3 west
Sand martin

Next event

May
22
Sat
2021
8:30 am Lower Monnow Valley @ on road by Osbaston School
Lower Monnow Valley @ on road by Osbaston School
May 22 @ 8:30 am – 11:30 am
Meet John Coleman at 8:30 am on the road outside Osbaston School (SO507137, NP25 3PU) for an easy walk along farm tracks and road. Will we see Yellowhammer this year, once common they have been missing for a couple of years?Share this:TwitterFacebook