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Entry added by: Neil Farr on Mon 4th June 18, 04:48pm Sighting location: Grwyne Fechan - The Black Mountains. Sighting date: 03/06/18
2 cuckoo's, 1 below Pen Gwyllt Meirch hill and 1 in the Grwyne Fawr cwm/valley. A heron in the Grwyne Fechan river. A pied flycatcher on a nest box at Blaenau and 2 spotted flycatchers nr. Sunny Bank. The first time I have seen flycatchers in the Black Mountains - positive.

Entry added by: Mark Spirito on Mon 4th June 18, 06:30am Sighting location: Bronllys. Sighting date: 02/06/18
1 Hobby over Bronllys

Entry added by: David Whitehead on Sat 2nd June 18, 06:22pm Sighting location: Llanfrynach . Sighting date: 02/06/18
Pair (m&f) Siskin in the garden all day on sunflower hearts

Entry added by: Mike Tompkinson on Fri 1st June 18, 06:33pm Sighting location: Sarnau Pools. Sighting date: 31/05/18
Common Blue Damselflies in large numbers.

Entry added by: Keith Noble on Thu 31st May 18, 10:20pm Sighting location: Llangorse Lake. Sighting date: 31/05/18
An immature Med Gull briefly joined 2 Common Terns. Four Curlews dropped into Rushy Field, where there were 2 Lapwings, and Mallards with young. Pair of Shovelers by the Point.

Entry added by: Gareth Rees on Thu 31st May 18, 01:29pm Sighting location: Ysgirfechan/Llyn Dwr. Sighting date: 31/05/18
BBS visit this morning in less than ideal conditions but importantly Curlew heard south of Llyn Dwr. Spotted Flycatcher and Whinchat on BBS square but latter not includable. No Cuckoo recorded. Around the farm 7 House Martins busy with nest building and unusually a Sand Martin perched on wires with them.

Entry added by: Mark Waldron on Tue 29th May 18, 10:18pm Sighting location: Llangorse Lake. Sighting date: 29/05/18
Redshank at Llangasty briefly before moving on when a Lesser Black-backed Gull persistently tried to take a young Canada gosling.

Entry added by: Alan Salter on Tue 29th May 18, 06:04am Sighting location: Pentr y felin. Sighting date: 28/05/18
2 male yellowhammer on road between Trallong and Pentre y felin

Entry added by: Andrew King on Mon 28th May 18, 11:29pm Sighting location: N tip, Parc Bach, Bl Mtns. (SO242359) Sighting date: 28/05/18
There's no accusing Blackcap of being 'nesh' - a male was in song on territory this evening at 2060ft (= 630 m. asl).

Entry added by: Neil Farr on Mon 28th May 18, 09:26pm Sighting location: Mynydd Llangatwg. Sighting date: 28/05/18
A good walk over the moors to Mynydd Llangatwg cairn/summit ( 520m ) this afternoon generated some fine birds. Heard a whinchat singing, saw two distant Lapwings flying, five pairs of meadow pipits, four skylarks, male Kestrel, two red kites, two buzzards, swallow, a swift, six red dragonflies and a brimstone butterfly.