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Entry added by: Andrew King on Tue 19th September 17, 09:08pm Sighting location: Upper Chapel. Sighting date: 19/09/17
Circuit Baily Bach - Twyn-y-Post - Llyn Penylan - grid &road. 36 spp incl 8 Stonechat & 2 Whinchat on Baily Bach 'coedcae',Green Woodpecker, 6 Skylark & 50 MPipit along hill fence, 3 Kestrels hunting, 5 Teal on Llyn Penylan, Grey Wagtail. Login Pool yielded Heron, Little Grebe, pr Moorhen & a Chiffchaff. LT Tits. 2 Stock Doves.

Entry added by: John Harper on Tue 19th September 17, 06:06pm Sighting location: Hide, Llangorse Lake. Sighting date: 19/09/17
Lens cap Sigma 77mm found in grass behind bench+table on way down to hide; put on ledge above posting box inside hide.

Entry added by: Keith Noble on Tue 19th September 17, 05:07pm Sighting location: Llangorse Lake. Sighting date: 19/09/17
Spotted Redshank came in over SCM, called che-wit three times, flew high around lake before dropping out of sight behind tree fringe. Great Egret on far shore, 5 Snipe out of SCM, 3 sightings of Hobby including 2 together.

Entry added by: Neil Farr on Mon 18th September 17, 03:36pm Sighting location: Llangorse Lake. Sighting date: 17/09/17
14 bird species seen. At Llangorse common there was a blue, coal tit, robin and a pair of wrens. A walk from the café to the bird hide and back - numerous goldfinches, pied wagtails, robin, G S woodpecker, 4 meadow pipits, 2 reed buntings, cormorant flying over, 4 buzzards, 1 red kite, 5 distant lapwings seen from bird hide flying together then dispersing away to the east and best sighting of the day a Hobby ( 2:40 p.m ) in a field to the north of Tymawr Farm along the edge of the lake hunting hirundines ( swallows and house martins ) - it circled overhead then flew across the treeline and out of sight ( my 1st Hobby ) - special.

Entry added by: Shelley Evans on Mon 18th September 17, 02:57pm Sighting location: Glasbury Fford Fawr. Sighting date: 18/09/17
(Even later) WeBS count today: 3 Canadas, 3 Buzzard, 6 Cormorant, 1 Goosander, 9 Grey Heron, 5 Little Egret, 190 Mallard, 7 Mute Swan and more interestingly (at least to me) 1 Common Sandpiper and 2 Kingfisher. Also 200 Jackdaw gleaning, 12 Long-tailed Tits and 2 Chiffchaff calling. Not much of a summer blogger but highlights from garden (Glasbury) include regular views of Hobby (esp July & Aug), 2 prs Spotted Flycatcher with 5 & 3 young also frequently heard the strange sound of 'warbling' Tawny Owl.

Entry added by: Andrew King on Fri 15th September 17, 08:35pm Sighting location: Llangorse Lake. Sighting date: 15/09/17
Late WeBS count here today too. In addition to Mark's report below, 167 M Swan, 44 Cormorant, only 28 Canadas, 6 Gadwall, 42 Moorhen, 71 Coot, 157 Mallard. The R-Cr Pochard was viewed off the top road towards 'S Africa', now beginning to colour up a bit. Otherwise on SCM at 07.30am, 60 PWagtails, Whinchat, Reed Buntings, Sedge Warbler, Cettis Warbler and brilliant views of an adult Hobby waiting for temperatures to rise for the 'dragons' to get flying. No waders at all, or Harriers. 160 Goldfinches on pony field.

Entry added by: Gwil Griffiths on Fri 15th September 17, 07:51pm Sighting location: Pontywal Lane Bronllys. Sighting date: 15/09/17
A calling Chiffchaff, party of 5 Bullfinches and 5 Stock Doves. Otherwise extremely quiet along the lane

Entry added by: Mark Waldron on Fri 15th September 17, 01:51pm Sighting location: Mynydd Illtyd / Llangorse Lake. Sighting date: 15/09/17
Late WeBs counts today. Just 4 Snipe on Mynydd Illtyd as well as a Whinchat, 4 Stonechat, a group of 5 Reed Bunting and a Sparrowhawk. At Bailyhelig Reservoir an adult and a juv. Little Grebe, 2+2 Moorhen, 4 Mallard and a singing Chiffchaff. Not much at Llangorse Lake, the Shelduck remains at the crannog as was the Mandarin and 4 Tufted Duck. 2+2 GBB Gull were on the water but there was no sign of the RC Pochard or any harriers.

Entry added by: Dave Parsons on Tue 12th September 17, 03:40pm Sighting location: Llangasty. Sighting date: 12/09/17
Female Marsh Harrier with green tags on wings flew over the reed beds past the hide 0945. Also a Hobby flew past the hide.

Entry added by: Jerry Lewis on Tue 12th September 17, 01:40pm Sighting location: Llangorse Lake. Sighting date: 12/09/17
Osprey flying over "point" towards the toe of the Lake at midday