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Entry added by: Andrew King/John Lloyd on Thu 28th February 08, 08:29am Sighting location: BTO Atlas training - 9th March. Sighting date: pre-book
Re BTO Atlas training morning, BBNP Mountain Centre 10am 9th March. There is a need to pre-book your place on this - please contact the_lloyds@dsl.pipex.com in advance. Thanks.

Entry added by: Keith Noble on Wed 27th February 08, 07:17pm Sighting location: Brecon. Sighting date: 27 Feb 2008
A Redpoll with 20 Goldfinches in larches behind electricity station. On Usk 3 Little Grebes and a Kingfisher. Chiffchaff at STW. Regular Blackcap and 2 Bramblings in garden. (No pictures from me until insurers replace my camera, taken by thieves who smashed into my car and five others at Talybont waterfalls, were promptly caught by police, but only some property recovered)

Entry added by: Andrew King on Mon 25th February 08, 06:52pm Sighting location: Llangorse Lake (Sailing Club meadow). Sighting date: 25th Feb 2008, 5pm.
Waders - 1 Greenshank, 8 Snipe and 55 Lapwing. Duck - 60+ Teal, prs Goosander and Gadwall. 6 Heron.

Entry added by: Derek Moore on Mon 25th February 08, 05:59pm Sighting location: Llanwrtyd Wells. Sighting date: 24.02.2008
A kestrel flying across the road.

Entry added by: Luke Phillips on Mon 25th February 08, 02:38pm Sighting location: Carno Forestry. Sighting date: 25/02/08
Carno Forest (on the border) at least 18 Crossbills including a few singing males. Also 3 Goldeneye and 8 goosander on the top reservoir (def in county).

Entry added by: Mich Maniakowski on Mon 25th February 08, 12:17am Sighting location: Usk Reservoir (SE area). Sighting date: 24 Feb 08
Great Grey Shrike (at usual site, see Gallery), X-bills, Redpolls, Siskins, 2 Snipes, 5 Buzzards (incl very pale one), 2 R Kites, singing Skylark, Meadow Pipit, 3 Goldeneyes, 4 Mallards, 3 LBBGulls

Entry added by: Mark Waldron on Sun 24th February 08, 08:58pm Sighting location: Mynydd Aberyscir. Sighting date: 24.2.08 - 16.00
Single Snipe flushed.

Entry added by: Mark Waldron on Sat 23rd February 08, 08:29pm Sighting location: Llangorse Lake. Sighting date: 23.2.08 - 13.00
63 Cormorant, 68 Wigeon, 10 Goldeneye, 13 Goosander, 7 Gadwall, 2 Pochard, 2 Lapwing, 9 GC Grebe, 105 Canada's and 10 Mute Swan.

Entry added by: Andrew King on Sat 23rd February 08, 06:13pm Sighting location: Buckland Farm/Hill, Bwlch. Sighting date: 23rd Feb 2008 am
TTV visit. Best were 5 Teal,6 Goosander, 1 LGrebe, 2 Dipper, 5 Bullfinch and 6 Coal Tit. Song Thrush (20)outnumbered Blackbird (18), but many SThrush in song which boosted their numbers. Inputting the 'best estimate' column for overall winter numbers on the tetrad overcomes any such bias.

Entry added by: Steve Jones on Sat 23rd February 08, 05:43pm Sighting location: Llanwrthwl, SN9761. Sighting date: 24/2/08
Hen Harrier (Ringtail), Linnet and the first returning Skylark on the second TTV visit to SN96Q. Stonechat, 2 Marsh Tit, 50 Redwing, 5 Treecreeper and 8 Song Thrush in SN96K. The Song Thrush included a group of 7 together, returning birds or perhaps on the move.