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Welcome to the GRC Recorders pages. This blog provides details on all the relevant news of Glamorgan’s scarcer birds, plus all BBRC & WRP decisions that affect us locally. It will also be used to document the status and occurrence of these scarcer species and we welcome contributions from anyone with photographs, artwork or documentation of rarities past, present and future. The GRC also welcomes all seawatching news from around Glamorgan and news of passage migrants in spring & autumn, uncommon birds in our area and unusual behaviour.

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Tuesday, 26 November 2013

Bittern at Parc Slip

A Bittern at Parc Slip (25th Nov) taken by David Smith. This is the 3rd record for this species at this inland site.

Other News: At least 3 Bearded Tits present at CBWR & 1 still at Cosmeston. All 25th Nov


Rose Revera said...

Fantastic! Thanks for posting David. Would it be possible for us to post the photo on our facebook page?
Best wishes,
Rose Revera
Wildlife Trust of South and West Wales

John Wilson said...

Hi Rose -the photo was actually posted here by the Recorder, David Gilmore to whom I suspect David sent the pic. David may or may not follow this blog so you mitt do better to contact him directly.

Rose Revera said...

Thanks John, will try and get hold of David.