Posted by: kevjoynes | May 7, 2017

Over the border in Aber!

As so many folk make the trip (in good weather!) ,go for these lovely birds at Ynyslas-contact me for details. Maximum of 8 Cattle Egrets currently gracing us , more usually 4/6.Yes-could be christened sheep Egrets!

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  1. Hi Kev,

    Only saw details yesterday as down in Somerset but hoping to go tomorrow for a look at Cattle egrets. Know the area a little but any directions would be appreciated.


    dave Bevan

  2. Hi Dave,
    Just before the Ynyslas turn, keep right for the boatyard/ level Xing; just before the boatyard is a left turn to a farm -go up there , looking left at the pools in the field. This is their usual , but they are mobile. If no sign , return to road , go over Leri Bridge and over the Xing , pull in just after by gates and look right into cow field-another fav. haunt.They can go missing for 20 mins or so , but usually 2/4 return.
    Good luck.

  3. Lovely

  4. Cheers Brian.

  5. There were 5 feeding happily amongst the sheep and moving round the second field back from road on right after crossing the bridge this morning(monday). They showed no inclination to move elsewhere

    Very good views but did not come closer than about 50 metres.


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