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Sightings 6731 to 6737 of 6737.

Entry added by: Andy Davis on Sat 22nd March 08, 03:41pm Sighting location: Uske Reservoir sn818283. Sighting date: 22nd march 2008 15:30z
Courtesy of Mike Hogan who spotted them & alerted me. 17 Whooper Swans , most sleeping at the moment on the reservoir, currently near where the usk flows into the lake, bobbing over the county line in to carmarthenshire and bobbing back again.

Entry added by: Mike Warburton on Sat 22nd March 08, 02:03pm Sighting location: Craig Y Cilau NNR. Sighting date: 22/03/08
Amongst the usual species this afternoon were 1 Willow Tit and a Woodcock.

Entry added by: Mark Waldron on Fri 21st March 08, 09:23pm Sighting location: Talybont Reservoir. Sighting date: 21.3.08 - 12.45
6 Goldeneye, 1 Tufted, 8 Mallard, 2 GC Grebe, 1 L Grebe, 5 Coot and 2 Mute Swan.

Entry added by: Gareth Rees on Fri 21st March 08, 01:31pm Sighting location: Roman Road and Usk reservoir area. Sighting date: 21st March 2008
12 Lapwing and a single Curlew at the Roman Road. A pair of Shellduck (still present at 12:40, record shots available to be uploaded), drake Goldeneye, 5 Cormorant at the Usk reservoir (Willow Tit calling near water tower on Carms bank). Little Grebe on Graiggoch pool near r Usk.

Entry added by: Mike Hogan on Fri 21st March 08, 09:14am Sighting location: Cantref Reservoir. Sighting date: Thursday 20/03/08
Late news from Thursday, Osprey at Cantref Reservoir most of morning, observed by 2 anglers flyfishing. Bird seen taking a fish, eating and resting before flying north at approximately 12:00. (I arrived at 12:30)

Entry added by: Andy Davis on Wed 19th March 08, 09:04pm Sighting location: sn829274. Sighting date: 19th March 2008 12z
Single female Stonechat. Shrike abscent last few days.

Entry added by: Bryan Jones on Wed 19th March 08, 07:12pm Sighting location: SN8941 and SN911441. Sighting date: 19.3.08
Male Wheatear sighted near 'G' Range, and c.1000 Starlings ground feeding nr. Penlanwen. 25 Siskin and 2 Redpoll on birdfeeders on Tuesday.

Entry added by: Andrew King on Tue 18th March 08, 07:10pm Sighting location: Llangynidr Moors viewpoint carpark. Sighting date: 18th March 2008
Male Wheatear hopping about on short turf.

Entry added by: Andrew Dally on Tue 18th March 08, 01:14pm Sighting location: Near Beulah. Sighting date: 18/03/2008
Single male Stonechat and 2 Meadow Pipit in field

Entry added by: Mark Waldron on Tue 18th March 08, 09:32am Sighting location: Mynydd Aberyscir. Sighting date: 18/3/08 - 8.45
Single Wheatear and 2 Skylark