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Entry added by: J Hole on Tue 16th July 19, 08:27pm Sighting location: Trefeitha. Sighting date: 15/07/19
500 plus swallows roosting last night in cereal field near Trefeitha , unfortunately tonight its being harvested.

Entry added by: Mark Waldron on Sat 13th July 19, 02:55pm Sighting location: Llangynidr. (SO153205) Sighting date: 13/07/19
Juv Yellow Wagtail flushed from roadside near Llangynidr bridge.

Entry added by: Alan Salter on Tue 9th July 19, 07:59am Sighting location: Darren fawr Nature reserve. Sighting date: 08/07/19
Nightjar churring and tawny owl singing. Heard from footpath between reserve and golf club.

Entry added by: Andrew King on Sun 7th July 19, 10:48pm Sighting location: Brecon Beacons. Sighting date: 07/07/19
Both a chance encounter and a delight to find a pair of breeding Ring Ouzels bringing in beakfuls of worms to chicks in a hidden nest-site at a remote part of the Beacons today. The late date suggests this is a second brood.

Entry added by: Andrew King on Thu 4th July 19, 06:50pm Sighting location: River Usk - Talybont to Pencelli. Sighting date: 04/07/19
Private land visited by arrangement. 47 species; best were pair Mute Swan with one cygnet, 1 Greylag, 3 broods of maturing Goosander, 2 Green Sandpiper already, 6 C Sandpiper, 5 Stock Dove, 1 Kingfisher, 3 Redstart, 1 Little Egret, a singing Cetti's Warbler (the first Brecs bird I have had away from Llangorse), a Grasshopper Warbler flushed at my feet from a nettle-bed in a wheat crop margin, an adult Sedge Warbler being chased by a recent fledgling, 2 Sp Fly, 1 male Reed Bunting. Great view of an Otter too.

Entry added by: Mark Waldron on Wed 3rd July 19, 11:36pm Sighting location: Talybont Reservoir. Sighting date: 03/07/19
4-5 Nightjar this evening. One was churring from 22:05 at the south end on the east side. Then at 22:50-23:05 at least two were churring from the clearfell by the “new” bird hide with a third bird giving their strange croaking call, a possible 3rd churring bird could be distantly heard. 3+ Tawny Owl were calling around the southern end. 4 Common Sandpiper in front of the “old” bird hide.

Entry added by: J hole on Wed 3rd July 19, 10:44pm Sighting location: Llanwern. (SO093315) Sighting date: 03/07/19
Quail calling from arable field tonight

Entry added by: Andrew King on Wed 3rd July 19, 09:58pm Sighting location: Llangasty. Sighting date: 03/07/19
Brief visit this evening...………..single Common Tern and Common Sandpiper, and 2 L Egrets present. Earlier today, one adult with two well-grown juv GC Grebes at Beacons Reservoir.

Entry added by: Mark spirito on Mon 1st July 19, 09:53pm Sighting location: Bronllys. Sighting date: 01/07/19
1 calling Curlew heading towards Llangorse lake over Bronllys

Entry added by: Mike Warburton on Mon 1st July 19, 02:25pm Sighting location: Mynydd Llangatwg. Sighting date: 3/06/19
Herring Gull hovering `Harrier` style low above a pair of Red Grouse and managed to pick off three small chicks in quick succession. This was despite the adult Grouse` best efforts to defend them.