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Entry added by: Gareth Rees on Wed 8th May 19, 05:36pm Sighting location: Glyntawe/Fan Hir. Sighting date: 07/05/19
A walk from Glyntawe covering the areas below the Fan Hir scarp yesterday found at least 16 Wheatear territories (16 males, 5 females). Other highlights were 3 Tree Pipit territories and 3 Redstart terr. and a calling Cuckoo. Was also pleased to find 2 Wood Warbler territories near the Tawe at Blaencar are still occupied (though no Pied Flycatchers were heard).

Entry added by: Mark Waldron on Wed 8th May 19, 03:08pm Sighting location: Llangorse Lake. Sighting date: 08/05/19
A CITRINE WAGTAIL (probably a 1st summer male) was at Llangasty 12:05-12:30 but not seen since. Poor record shots will be added to the gallery later. If going to see please view responsibly from the car park / picnic area and do not approach the point as you will disturb breeding birds.

Entry added by: Mark Waldron & Andrew King on Wed 8th May 19, 11:31am Sighting location: Llangasty, Llangorse Lake. Sighting date: 08/05/19
15 Black Tern and 7 Common Tern.1 white Wagtail, 1 Common Sandpiper, 3 Oystercatcher and a pair of Canada’s with 6 goslings.

Entry added by: Alan Salter on Mon 6th May 19, 10:44pm Sighting location: South of Builth Wells. Sighting date: 06/05/19
4 Cuckoos calling, 3 Curlews and a Whinchat singing on Banc y Celyn

Entry added by: Mark Waldron on Mon 6th May 19, 08:03pm Sighting location: Cnwch Wood, Elan Valley. Sighting date: 06/05/19
9 Wood Warbler singing, 20 Pied Flycatcher in 13 territories, 2 Redstart singing, 2 Tree Pipit singing, 7 Willow Warbler singing, 6 Blackcap territories, 3 Nuthatch, 1 Dipper, 1 Grey Wagtal, 1 Redpoll, 1 GS Woodpecker plus another 12 species.

Entry added by: John Harper on Mon 6th May 19, 07:36pm Sighting location: East end of Mynydd Llangattock. Sighting date: 06/05/19
Cuckoo calling this afternoon at east end of Mynydd Llangattock, above Hafod Road.

Entry added by: Alan Salter on Mon 6th May 19, 07:11am Sighting location: Y Byddwn. Sighting date: 05/05/19
4 Goosander flew from the River Usk up over Y Byddwn before splitting into 2 groups of 2 and flying back to Usk in different directions.There was some shooting but not sure if there was a connection.

Entry added by: L,M-A on Mon 6th May 19, 07:03am Sighting location: spread eagle fishery. Sighting date: 05/05/19
2 broods Canada geese

Entry added by: Gareth Rees on Sun 5th May 19, 05:11pm Sighting location: Defynnog. Sighting date: 05/05/19
A displaying Whitethroat between Sennybridge and Defynnog was the first record of this species on SN9228. Moving on to the elevated Twyn y Gaer areas south of Defynnog, a single Skylark in song, 4 Redstart territories and 6 singing Pied Flycatcher males. There were no Tree Pipit and the single Wood Warbler territory has probably been vacant for a number of years now. 4 Swifts, and 2 Sand Martins over Sennybridge yesterday.

Entry added by: Shelley Evans on Sun 5th May 19, 02:35pm Sighting location: Glasbury Garden. Sighting date: 05/05/19
4 swifts yesterday overhead. Today first spotted flycatcher back in garden, plus hobby overhead swooping on swallows. First fledgling seen in garden last couple of days - 2 broods of Robin, & Blackbird and 1 of Greenfinch.