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Entry added by: Bryan Jones on Wed 19th December 07, 03:08pm Sighting location: SN903437; SN9143. Sighting date: 19/12/07
c.200 Chaffinch, 4 Brambling feeding in swedes at Maesyron. 4 Woodcock flushed, and 16 Meadow Pipit on MOD Range above Cwm Dwfnant this morning at approx. 0800hrs

Entry added by: Mark Waldron on Tue 18th December 07, 09:37pm Sighting location: Pen-y-Crug (SO 029 335) / Brecon Town. Sighting date: 18.12.07 - 12.30
1 Red Kite, 1 Raven, 6 Buzzard, 20 Redwing and 28 Blackbird counted on the way down. Also yesterday a flock of 19 LT Tit in Brecon Town centre.

Entry added by: John Lloyd on Tue 18th December 07, 06:35pm Sighting location: Top of Llyn Brianne. Sighting date: 18/12/07
Coming down past Llyn Brianne, this time in the semi-dusk, there were a pair of Mallard at the top bridge and a Woodcock passed over the road at SN814507 (bullseye!! one of the target species). Its always been said that there are no Dippers above Llyn Brianne but there was one coming to roost under the bridge at SN774560. (This is out of county in Ceredigion).

Entry added by: steven flaherty on Mon 17th December 07, 06:30pm Sighting location: llanfaes bridge brecon. Sighting date: 17th december 2007
1 grey wagtail and 1 pied wagtail

Entry added by: Andrew King on Sat 15th December 07, 05:36pm Sighting location: Mynydd Illtyd/Traeth Mawr. Sighting date: 15th December, late pm
1 Red Kite, 2 Snipe, WRail (heard), 2 fem/juv Stonechat and 8 Crossbill around pines at Llanilltyd.

Entry added by: Claire Waldron on Sat 15th December 07, 04:29pm Sighting location: Mason's Row, Brecon. Sighting date: 15.12.07 - 10.45
Male Brambling taking mixed seed off bird table.

Entry added by: Mark & Geoff Waldron on Sat 15th December 07, 04:26pm Sighting location: Llangasty, Llangorse Lake. Sighting date: 15.12.07 - midday
Brief visit to Llangasty produced 3 Lapwing, 1 Snipe, 19 GC Grebe, 9 Gadwall, 1 Pochard, 3 Teal, 33 Cormorant, 30 Mute Swan (+6 juv) and 18 Canada's.

Entry added by: Bryan Jones on Sat 15th December 07, 02:13pm Sighting location: SN9045 and SN9145. Sighting date: 15/12/07
5 Woodcock flushed in woods along R.Dulas on walk along the river.

Entry added by: John Lloyd on Fri 14th December 07, 09:12pm Sighting location: Top of the Tywi Valley. Sighting date: 14/12/07
Atlasing in the upper Tywi Valley (above Llyn Brianne Dam) a Mistle Thrush and a male Stonechat in tetrad SN85D (there was a female at the bottom of the Devil's Staircase). Otherwise just Crows, Robins and a Buzzard. On the way down the Tywi Valley, 4 teal and 2 Little Grebe at the very top of the lake and a charm of 10 Goldfinch at Pant y clwydau. At Tyn y Graig 2 Crossbill and 24 Siskin.

Entry added by: Mark Waldron on Fri 14th December 07, 06:34pm Sighting location: Llangorse Lake / Llangynidir. Sighting date: 14.12.07
Llangorse Lake - 1 female Kestrel hunting over Sailing Club field, 13 Goldeneye on lake. LLangynidir - 5 Bullfinch and a Dipper on stream at SO 158 194. Home - first feeding Marsh Tit this winter (photo in Gallery)