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Entry added by: John Harper on Tue 31st October 17, 09:33pm Sighting location: A4520 somewhere near Griffin Inn (on map), south of Builth Wells. Sighting date: 27/10/17
Just remembered odd behaviour of Starlings overhead while I was searching dung for scarabs. Flocks totalling about 400 birds were flying around a circular path over me repeatedly but slowly - moth like - as though catching flying ants except that it is probably too late in the year for them - more likely another unspecified (ie. I don't know !) fly of which there were a lot flying over the moorland in the fine sunny weather. Possibly it was some sort of social togetherness behaviour going into winter feeding regime. Later the Starlings fed among animals in nearby fields.

Entry added by: Steve Wilce on Tue 31st October 17, 06:58pm Sighting location: Llangors Lake. Sighting date: 30/10/17
Starling Murmuration Llangors. A short video clip compilation of the Llangors birds. Please try the link below; please highlight the link, right hand click and select open. https://youtu.be/ePSqKlyhuUg

Entry added by: Mark Waldron on Tue 31st October 17, 04:58pm Sighting location: Priory Groves, Brecon. Sighting date: 31/10/17
A female Brambling was feeding with Chaffinch along the top path.

Entry added by: Mark Waldron on Tue 31st October 17, 01:24pm Sighting location: Llangorse Lake. Sighting date: 31/10/17
During a brief picnic lunch at Llangasty 3 Scaup (1m 2f/juv) we’re sleeping in front of the hide. Also 3 Shovler, 3 Goldeneye, 2 Lapwing and a Sparrowhawk

Entry added by: Mark Waldron on Tue 31st October 17, 10:58am Sighting location: Brecon, Island Fields. Sighting date: 31/10/17
Up to 15 Hawfinch feeding in Hornbeam behind MOD playing fields. Approach along the river walk as the metal gate in the trees has already flushed them very easily once.

Entry added by: Andrew King on Sun 29th October 17, 06:04pm Sighting location: Llangorse Lake. Sighting date: 29/10/17
Impressive Starling roost in front of the hide tonight, est at 120,000 birds. First arrival 16.30pm, all in within by 16.55pm, just re-distributing themselves in reedbeds afterwards. Juv Goshawk and a f/juv Sp Hawk both attacked and left empty-handed. Also 120 Tufted Duck, 3 f Goldeneye, 1 C Gull, 1 Y-L Gull but other ducks & gulls not counted.

Entry added by: Andrew King on Sun 29th October 17, 10:08am Sighting location: Lower Cathedine. Sighting date: 29/10/17
08.30 am nice flock of 100 Chaffinch and 5+ Brambling in laneside hedge & feeding in adjacent stubble in western arable field nr Trebinshwn House. Probably migrants just in . Also several Yellowhammer and Goldfinch.

Entry added by: Mark Waldron on Sat 28th October 17, 08:51pm Sighting location: Llangorse Lake. Sighting date: 28/10/17
A Pochard was with 97 Tufted and in the gull roost were 1 YL, 2 Herring, 1 GBB, 140 LBB and 160 BH. 2 Water Rail and a Cetti calling near the hide. 9 Greenfinch, 2 Stonechat and 6 Redwing were at the churchyard with a Sparrowhawk and 19 Fieldfare nearby. Also 257 Canada's, the Mandarin and Shelduck were over by the crannog. 700 Starling were feeding together along Warren Road and a Kestrel was at Mynydd Illtyd.

Entry added by: Steve Jones on Sat 28th October 17, 08:03pm Sighting location: Llangors. Sighting date: 28/10/17
Red breasted Merganser on the lake near the hide before it flew off strongly east.

Entry added by: Keith Noble on Fri 27th October 17, 09:20pm Sighting location: Brecon Scout Lane to STW. Sighting date: 27/10/17
Along the Usk 2 Kingfishers, single Goosander and Little Egret. Male Blackcap and a few Goldcrests, GSWood, Treecreeper, 2 Nuthatches etc at STW. (Could not find a Chiffchaff but one in my garden two days ago).