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Sightings 6811 to 6814 of 6814.

Entry added by: Gareth Rees on Mon 24th December 07, 06:03pm Sighting location: Coed Ty-Mawr, Libanus, SN 97 23 and 97 24. Sighting date: 24th December 2007
Birds recorded (12:00-12:50) included Siskin 23, Bullfinch 4, Crossbill 8, Redpoll 2. By far the best record was a single Willow Tit - the first I have seen here since I started visiting this wood in 2003. Late news from Saturday 22nd Dec. A 2 hour TTV count of Forest Fach Sennybridge (SN92D) gave 26 species. Highlights were a single Woodcock, a flock of 8 Lesser Redpoll and Green Woodpeckers present/calling at 3 separate sites (probably territories). Only 2 birds were present on the semi-frozen unenclosed/top areas (M Pipit and Snipe).

Entry added by: Andrew King on Mon 24th December 07, 04:43pm Sighting location: Glasbury (RWye) at Ffordd Fawr. SO1840. Sighting date: 24.12.07 am
Walking the riverbank found 10 Goosander, 2-3 Kingfisher, 200 CGeese, 8 Teal, male Pintail, 40 Mallard, flock of 23 wintering Curlew (inexorable decline continues), 1 Little Egret, 1 Y-Legged Gull with 9 LBBG.

Entry added by: Mark Waldron on Sun 23rd December 07, 06:34pm Sighting location: Mynydd Aberyscir. Sighting date: 23.12.07 - 16.00
Kestrel over Mynydd Aberyscir late in the day.

Entry added by: Andrew King on Sat 22nd December 07, 08:36pm Sighting location: MOD Epynt - Upper Cilieni (access by permit). Sighting date: 22nd December 2007.
Atlas TTV - somewhat disturbed by Foxhunt and rain. Pleased with 20 spp in 2hrs, best being 2 singing Dipper, GWagtail, 27 Redwing, TCreeper, Nuthatch, Green Woodpecker. A further hour spent scanning several sq miles of upland grassland firing range produced 2 CCrow & an overflying Goldfinch!!

Entry added by: Mark Waldron on Sat 22nd December 07, 05:04pm Sighting location: Llangorse Lake. Sighting date: 22.12.07 - 12.45
53 Lapwing, 14 Shoveler, 2 Gadwall, 8 Goldeneye, 12 Teal, 5 Goosander, 2 Pochard, 2 GBB Gull, 80 Canada's, 37 Cormorant, 8 GC Grebe, 24 Mute Swan. Also 14 LT Tit and a metal ringed Song Thrush.

Entry added by: Mark Waldron on Fri 21st December 07, 09:10pm Sighting location: Talybont Reservoir. Sighting date: 21.12.07 - 11.00
4 Goldeneye, 14 Pochard, 11 Tufted, 2 Teal, 4 Wigeon, 17 Coot, 8 Mallard, 18 Little Grebe, 2 Mute Swan and a female Kestrel at north end (photo in gallery).

Entry added by: Luke Phillips on Fri 21st December 07, 01:24pm Sighting location: Llwyn-onn Reservoir. Sighting date: 21/12/2007
Water pipit still on the spillway around midday. Showing well.

Entry added by: Andrew Dally on Fri 21st December 07, 08:24am Sighting location: Brechfa Pool SO1137. Sighting date: 20/12/2007
40 Golden Plover in field adjacent to Brechfa Pool (which appeared to be completely frozen over).

Entry added by: Mich Maniakowski on Thu 20th December 07, 10:36pm Sighting location: Talybont Reservoir. Sighting date: afternon, 20 Dec 07
goosander 2, goldeneye 3, wigeon 5, teal 8, tufted duck several, pochard several, mallards, l-greebs, etc; buzzard, redpolls and bramblings over.

Entry added by: Keith Noble on Thu 20th December 07, 08:28pm Sighting location: Hill above Bwlch. Sighting date: 20 Dec 07
In an hour among gorse and bracken on the hill between Bwlch and Cwmdu I saw just 14 birds - 5 Ravens, 3 Robins, 2 Stonechats, and single Kestrel, Stock Dove, Wren and Reed Bunting.