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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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Sunday, 5 October 2014

Black-necked Grebes at Lisvane Res.

There are two Black-necked Grebes at Lisvane Res. this afternoon [per PB]. Both seen together at southern end of reservoir. The likelihood that these are new birds moving through on passage. This has been a quite remarkable year for this species in Glamorgan.

Negative News: No sign of them today at the reservoirs [6th] (MC & DRWG)

1 comment:

Phil B said...

Both birds seen together viewed from the observation platform off Blackoak Rd, still present at 17.25 when I left. Despite regular coverage these are the first since I have seen here since 11 Sep.