Looking very picturesque with the snow, ice, blue skies and sunshine. A movement today, birds passing through included, Fieldfare at Ciloerwynt farm 150+, At the Hirnant 150+ and  Troedrhiwdraen farm 100+, and not a single Redwing was amongst them. Peregrine 2, a male Sparrow Hawk was flying up the river Claerwen. 4 Goldeneye on D y n reservoir included a male and 3 male Goosander flew down the river Wye. Down Claerwen valley, Mistle Thrush 10 with a few Blackbirds, at Pont ar Elan 2 female Stonechat and 2 Redpoll on the Alders at Garreg Ddu.


About Tony Ware

Watching birds from an early age. Became a serious twitcher during the 80s clocking up 400 + species, which was a lot in them days. Later became a Wildlife Trust Warden and during the 90s The Warwickshire County Mammal Recorder for the Mammal Society and Warwickickshire Biological Record Centre, before moving to Mid-Wales. Today living and Birdwatching in the beautiful Elan Valley, Mid Wales, Recording-BTO survey work, Nest Record Scheme and WeBS.
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One Response to Elan

  1. kevjoynes says:

    Nice one.

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