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Friday, 25 February 2011

Eglwys Nunydd Res

The female Lesser Scaup & Slavonian Grebe are still present at the reservoir both in the reedy bay area. [Report M. Hipkin]

1 comment:

Mark Hipkin said...

The Lesser Scaup does seem to have reappeared having been looked for by many over the weekend and earlier this week and not seen. She was with Tufted Duck today feeding in the centre of the res.

The Slavonian Grebe was still favouring the far side of the res (West side) but was nearer the South end today.

As Jake has posted both birds were viewed from the reedy bay area. Not a day to venture too far away from the the car!