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Wednesday, 28 September 2011

Black Kite at Park Slip

@ 1400hrs a Black Kite flew south east over the Fountain Pub Lake at a height of about 150mts. If it continued on this line, it would have passed over Bridgend, Cowbridge and hit the coast just west of Barry. Seen well for 30 seconds and appeared to be an adult.

1 comment:

Mark Hipkin said...

Nice one Martyn. Hopefully like the bird down in Cornwall it will spend a bit of time in the area.