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Entry added by: Mark Waldron on Fri 4th January 08, 08:37pm Sighting location: Roman Rd, Trecastle. Sighting date: 4.1.08 - 13.15
2 Golden Plover, 1 Grey Heron hunting on small pool, 2 Red Kite, 3 Buzzard and 2 Raven. Female Kestrel to west of Trecastle near old service station.

Entry added by: Gareth Rees on Fri 4th January 08, 06:14pm Sighting location: SN 868 253. Sighting date: 4th January 2008
TTV SN82S around Belfont part of Glasfynydd forest produced 29 species including Great Grey Shrike hunting near tall Larch at SN 868 253.

Entry added by: Andrew King on Fri 4th January 08, 05:11pm Sighting location: Mynydd Llysiau/Waun Fach - Black Mtns. Sighting date: 4th January 2008
Atlas TTV visits to two adjacent tetrads. Only 15 birds of six species, but admittedly all habitat is open hill. Highlights being calling RGrouse, and 2 Jack Snipe flushed at 550 m upper limit of defrosted wet flushes.

Entry added by: steven flaherty on Fri 4th January 08, 02:52pm Sighting location: 200 metres from bishops meadow turning on a470 towards felinfach. Sighting date: 3rd of january 2008 1400 hrs
kestrel hovering and hunting above the main road

Entry added by: Sue Furber on Thu 3rd January 08, 04:25pm Sighting location: SO217192 Crichhowell. Sighting date: 03 01 2008 2pm
First siskin seen in my garden this season, feedng on sun flower hearts along with 3 goldfinches. 6 blackbirds feeding on apples.

Entry added by: Mark Waldron on Wed 2nd January 08, 08:38pm Sighting location: Llangorse Lake. Sighting date: 2.1.08 - 13.45-15.45
By hide - Water Rail with 2nd bird squealing nearby, Goldcrest in scrub. Around lake - male Reed Bunting, pair of Stonechat, 4 Bullfinch, 2 Lapwing, flock c.40 Sikin and 108 Teal. Also - 216 Canada's, 54 Cormorant, 27 Mute Swan, 14 Goldeneye, 11 Gadwall, 14 Pochard, 47 Wigeon, 3 Shoveler and 4 Goosander.

Entry added by: Mich Maniakowski on Tue 1st January 08, 08:29pm Sighting location: Llangorse lake, Llangasty-->hide. Sighting date: 01/01/08
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Entry added by: Mich Maniakowski on Tue 1st January 08, 07:00pm Sighting location: Llangorse lake, Llangasty-->hide. Sighting date: 01/01/08
Evening walk: goldeneye 20+, pochard 15+, dozens of tufties and wigeon, several shoveller, kingfisher, siskins over, thousands of roosting starlings and several hundreds of gulls. Sparrowhawk, kingfisher and 2 water rails by the hide. There was also a pair of Scaup-like ducks, record shots taken (can email the pix on request) - comments welcome. Happy New Year!

Entry added by: Mark Waldron on Mon 31st December 07, 09:23pm Sighting location: Pentwyn Reservoir. Sighting date: 31.12.07 - 14.30
10 Goldeneye, 5 Goosander, 1 Pochard, 1 GC Grebe and 12 Mallard

Entry added by: Gareth Rees on Mon 31st December 07, 01:30pm Sighting location: Glasfynydd Forest, Castle Drake, SN 869 246. Sighting date: 31st December 2007
Single Great Grey Shrike showed between 11:35 and 12:53 (still on view when I left). The bird seems to favour low perches (either bare brash or some of the small conifers near the block of half-grown Spruce trees south of the road). Despite at least two other visits this is the first time I have seen this bird since the initial discovery on the 23rd Nov (and suggests this is a different bird to that seen on Carms side of the Usk reservoir between these dates). Also 2 Snipe, Woodcock, 3 Crossbill, Bullfinch, 13 Fieldfare, Goldcrest and 40 Jackdaw,