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Entry added by: Keith Noble on Sun 9th December 18, 02:16pm Sighting location: Llanfrynach to Brecon. Sighting date: 09/12/18
WeBS counts: Ty Mawr pool, 6 Coot, 5 Swans, 5 Goosander, 2 Moorhens, 1 Heron; R Usk from Brynich to Brecon, 34 Mallard, 1 Goosander, 4 Cormorant, 2 Heron, 1 Kingfisher; Canal 71 Mallard.

Entry added by: Terry Gammons on Sun 9th December 18, 01:22pm Sighting location: In lay-by at Southern end Beacons Reservoir.. Sighting date: 09/12/18
2 x White-fronted geese (TBC) - Been there for at least a week.

Entry added by: Terry Gammons on Sun 9th December 18, 01:09pm Sighting location: In woodland below Garwnant Outdoor Centre.. Sighting date: 09/12/18
Green Woodpecker.

Entry added by: Andrew King on Sun 9th December 18, 11:08am Sighting location: R Usk - Crickhowell to Cwrtygollen. Sighting date: 09/12/18
New WeBS count section with new volunteers this morning. Nice start with 26 Mallard, Kingfisher, Heron, 8 Moorhen, 3 Cormorant, 3 Goosander - high river levels.

Entry added by: Mark Waldron on Sat 8th December 18, 11:47pm Sighting location: Mynydd Illtyd. Sighting date: 08/12/18
69 Golden Plover in the road side roost.

Entry added by: Alan Salter on Sat 8th December 18, 01:00pm Sighting location: Llanfrynach. Sighting date: 07/12/18
Female goosander on Ty Mawr Pool

Entry added by: Breconshire Birds - 2017 Report on Fri 7th December 18, 11:21am Sighting location: Breconshire. Sighting date: 07/12/18
See Home Page - further details re postal applications will be added on Monday 10th December.

Entry added by: Mark Waldron on Wed 5th December 18, 06:31pm Sighting location: Llangorse Lake. Sighting date: 05/12/18
Tens of thousands of Starling put on a good show this evening murmurating between the hide and Llangasty before roosting in front of the hide where a female Sparrowhawk was persistently hunting. 72 Goldeneye and a pair of Pochard were in front of the hide. 9 Snipe were feeding in the open due to high water levels, 2 Meadow Pipit were with the Pied Wagtails and Cetti's sang at three locations. 55+ Herring Gull were in the roost. 2 Great and 1 Little Egret.

Entry added by: 2017 Breconshire Bird Report on Wed 5th December 18, 10:21am Sighting location: County-wide. Sighting date: 05/12/18
The 2017 Bird Report will be available for purchase at the WTSWW meeting for members/non-members at the Castle Hotel, Brecon at 6.30pm Thursday 6th December. Then from the Lion Yard office (ex-BWT office - tel 01874 625708) or via County Recorder (01874 658351).

Entry added by: Nigel Starnes on Mon 3rd December 18, 06:46pm Sighting location: Tirabad. Sighting date: 3/12/18
Good view of a Polecat on the Cynghordy road just outside the village at 05:30 this morning.