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Entry added by: Steve Wilce on Fri 26th July 19, 05:44pm Sighting location: Cathedine. Sighting date: 26/07/18
Oops I didn't see that the previous sighting date was the 18/07/19 - obviously the bird heard was when it was in the original barley field. It may have flown to the adjacent spring barley field now - worth a Listen!

Entry added by: Steve Wilce on Fri 26th July 19, 04:58pm Sighting location: Cathedine. Sighting date: 26/07/19
With regard to the previous post on the Quail singing - the Quail that had been singing from the winter barley field below my house for the last two months was displaced yesterday during the harvesting of the crop. I hoped it would fly to another crop field locally and this report probably confirms it - I'm pleased that he's found new accommodation.

Entry added by: Ed Cooper on Fri 26th July 19, 03:03pm Sighting location: South of Treberfydd, Powys, Wales, LD3 7PX, Cathedine / Bwlch nr Sawmill Cottages. (SO141233) Sighting date: 18/07/19
Quail heard morning and afternoon calling from barley field behind hedge. I never heard them here before.

Entry added by: L.M-A on Fri 26th July 19, 04:54am Sighting location: spread eagle fishery. Sighting date: 25/07/19
Peregrine male chasing young jackdaws over garden

Entry added by: Mike Warburton on Thu 25th July 19, 09:01am Sighting location: Talybont Reservoir. Sighting date: 25/07/19
Fully leucistic Carrion Crow feeding on the dam this morning. Amazing looking bird of a uniform light grey colour.

Entry added by: Peter Jenkins on Wed 24th July 19, 02:34pm Sighting location: Llangorse Lake. Sighting date: 24/07/19
3 Common Tern feeding off Llangasty at 14:15-35. Still feeding when I left.

Entry added by: Andrew King on Tue 23rd July 19, 09:21pm Sighting location: Pencelli. Sighting date: 22/07/19
Often the case - you go for a target species, or on a hunch for a new find, and something else of equal interest shows up! Checked the river at Pencelli last evening - and heard a Little Owl. Then pieced it all together. The last record from the Manest - Scethrog barns territory nearby was 8 years ago, 2011 so thought they had died out like so many Little Owls in Wales. Takes me back 25-30 years when LO were reasonably well-spaced down the Usk valley between Sennybridge and Glangrwyney, as most I found then were initially heard in hot weather in the 2nd half of July. Funny that...

Entry added by: Mark Waldron on Sun 21st July 19, 12:23pm Sighting location: Llangasty. Sighting date: 21/07/19
9 Oystercatcher, a kingfisher and a pair of Moorhen with 6 fluffy young on the point.

Entry added by: Mark Waldron on Sat 20th July 19, 05:08pm Sighting location: Talybont Res / Pencelli canal. Sighting date: 20/07/19
9 Common Sandpiper and 2 Dunlin at Talybont. 2 Mute Swan with 6 cygnets on the canal near Pencelli.

Entry added by: Andrew King on Sat 20th July 19, 09:34am Sighting location: Llangasty bird-hide. Sighting date: 20/07/19
Notice of renovation works: BBNP have informed me of work planned to replace timbers on the walkway & stairs will take place this coming week 22nd-26th July. The hide will largely remain open to the public throughout (follow site access instructions), but expect some disturbance should you visit.