Elan Birding Extravaganza

Elan Valley Friday 3rd June.

A total of 41 species were recorded. All Elan summer visitors were in full summer song.

Highlights included many Tree Pipits, a recent late influx of Wheatears, Cuckoos (all over), a nesting pair of Stock Dove (Claerwen Valley) and Reed Bunting at Pont ar Elan.


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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2 Responses to Elan Birding Extravaganza

  1. alinrhayader says:

    Thanks for your company yesterday, great fun and another beautiful day with the valley at its best. I managed Stonechat later in the day right where you heard one on the mountain road! See you again soon.

  2. kevjoynes says:

    Well done.

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