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Sightings 7241 to 7243 of 7243.

Entry added by: Paul Leafe on Sun 9th September 07, 12:58pm Sighting location: Brechfa Pool. Sighting date: 09/09/07
37 Teal present this morning and one Snipe. A Woodcock flew over late yesterday evening.

Entry added by: Peter Seaman on Sat 8th September 07, 08:14pm Sighting location: Llangasty, field/reed bed adjacent to bird hide. Sighting date: evening, Saturday 8th September 2007
two hobbies (juveniles?), hunting over reedbeds and copse, perching in willow in reed beds.

Entry added by: Andrew King on Sat 8th September 07, 07:21pm Sighting location: Craig Cerrig Gleisaid. Sighting date: 8.9.07 5pm
Ring Ousels; still present there with family of 4 in Rowan, and another prob family further along crags. A patient hour passed before the first scolding alarms heard from both groups at a passing raptor, then another half-hour before seen. Also R Kite.

Entry added by: Mark Waldron on Fri 7th September 07, 10:20pm Sighting location: Llangorse Lake - Llangasty. Sighting date: 7/9/07 - 11.00am
1 Little Ringed Plover, 1 Snipe, 6 Tufted Duck also 282 Coot, 102 Mute Swans + 3/3/3 juv, 9 Cormorant and a Sparrowhawk

Entry added by: Andrew King on Fri 7th September 07, 07:12pm Sighting location: Llangasty. Sighting date: 7.9.07
Excellent view of Hobby taking dragonflies over the reeds i/f of hide tonight. Also 170 Goldfinch and good number of Chiffchaff. No Acros.

Entry added by: Mark Waldron on Wed 5th September 07, 08:31pm Sighting location: Coldbrook SO 153 359. Sighting date: 5.9.07 - 18.40
c.200 Lesser Black Back Gulls on recently ploughed field

Entry added by: Nicolas Laws on Wed 5th September 07, 06:11pm Sighting location: 1km downstream of Llangynidr bridge. Sighting date: 5/9/07
Group of 6 Goosander Fem/juv

Entry added by: Andrew King on Sat 1st September 07, 07:36pm Sighting location: Llangorse Lake. Sighting date: 1st Sept
Pair of Wigeon put up by fishing boat -first returning birds this autumn/winter. Also Kingfisher past hide.

Entry added by: Mark Waldron on Fri 31st August 07, 09:40pm Sighting location: Brecfa Pool. Sighting date: 31.8.07 - 15.00
13 Linnet, 3 Goldfinch, 2 Meadow Pipit, 13 Coots + 5 juv, 7 Moorhen + 3 juv, 1 Tufted Duck, 2 Mallard, 12 Pied Wagtail, 45 Swallows, 35 Starlings

Entry added by: Howard Lloyd - Thornbury U3A Group on Wed 29th August 07, 08:28pm Sighting location: Craig Cerrig-Gleisiad 218.964. Sighting date: 29 - 8 -07
At least 16 Ravens in flight, also 3 Red Kites,2 Peregrines and several Buzzards, After some deliberation very light -partially white bird was juvenile Buzzard. Has any Ring Ouzel been seen in this area recently ?