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Entry added by: Colin Richards on Sat 28th July 07, 07:19pm Sighting location: Craig Cerrig-gleisiad NNR & Cwm Irfon. Sighting date: 28th July 2007
2 family parties of Whinchat, 2 juv Ring Ouzel, 2 juv Raven and a male Peregrine. Party of 14 Crossbill in the Irfon Forest, Cwm Irfon.

Entry added by: Mark Waldron on Sat 28th July 07, 04:32pm Sighting location: Llangorse Lake. Sighting date: 28.7.07 - 2.00pm
Single Oystercatcher, 4 Cormorants and 2 Lapwing. Barnacle Goose in group of 20 Canada's near Llangasty Church. An Oystercatcher was also reported last week on Crai reservoir.

Entry added by: Charles Allum on Sat 28th July 07, 12:08pm Sighting location: CWM GWDI, SO026262. Sighting date: 24/27JUL07
Female Sparrowhawk made two visits to garden at Danyfan. First time actually struck a peanut feeder just vacated by one or more Blue Tits,approx 0930 24Jul07. Second, a quick through passage, no kill observed, approx 0730 27Jul07

Entry added by: Steven Jones on Sat 28th July 07, 11:12am Sighting location: Llanwrthwl SN9763. Sighting date: 27/7/07 9pm
60 Swifts screaming around the village this evening.

Entry added by: Gareth Rees on Fri 27th July 07, 10:26pm Sighting location: Crai. Sighting date: 27th July 2007
Grasshopper Warbler reeling tonight (21:50) above Crai village. Earlier, counts of 28, 4 and 14 Swifts above Brecon, Llanfaes and Sennybridge respectively.

Entry added by: Mark Waldron on Fri 27th July 07, 07:22pm Sighting location: Brecon Canal Basin. Sighting date: 26.7.07
c300 Mallards but no sign of f. Mandarin. last seen 18.7.07

Entry added by: Andrew King on Sat 21st July 07, 07:00pm Sighting location: Llangorse Lake. Sighting date: 21st July
5 Arctic Tern arrived with a spell of improved weather at 4.30pm.

Entry added by: Mark Waldron on Sat 21st July 07, 04:03pm Sighting location: Roman Road nr Trecastle. Sighting date: 21.7.07 - 2pm
13 Lapwing, 4 Stonechat, 4 Meadow Pipit, Yellowhammer, Greenfinch and 2 Buzzard

Entry added by: Steve Jones on Fri 20th July 07, 03:59pm Sighting location: SN9762. Sighting date: 19/7/07
Greetings from the North! Last evening at Penrhos, Llanwrthwl a Grasshopper Warbler reeled briefly. Also a singing male Yellowhammer, 6 Redstarts (Pair & 4 juvs), 10 Stonechat (Juvs), Green Woodpecker, Goldfinch 25, Redpoll 12 and 6 Linnet (4 juvs).

Entry added by: Mark Waldron on Thu 19th July 07, 10:02pm Sighting location: Brecon Promenade. Sighting date: 19/07/07 - noon
Spotted Flycatcher, female Blackcap, 3 Long-tailed Tit, 17 BH Gulls and a Grey Wagtail