Thursday, June 4, 2020

Bird of the Week, No. 209

A Yellowhammer (Melyn yr Eithin) was heard singing below Cefn Isaf this morning; the area around Cwmnantcol and the base of Moelfre seems to favour Yellowhammers & Cuckoos....



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More Information on Yellowhammers  Birdguides.com

Video of  Yellowhammers: YouTube

Recordings of Yellowhammer song & calls: xeno-canto.org

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Wednesday, May 13, 2020

SAND LIZARD

Sonya Hill of Llanbedr sent this beautiful photo of a male Sand Lizard for identification taken on Llandanwg Beach on Saturday: Sand Lizards are one of the rarest reptiles to be found in the UK.....









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More information on Sand Lizards: The Wildlife Trusts

Photo by Sonya Hill, Llanbedr.

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Monday, May 4, 2020

Bird of the Week, No. 208

Robin's nest set in a woodland bank: very vulnerable, relying pretty much on camouflage of the 'Parkin' speckled brown feathered young; not easy to see even with adjusted light ....



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More Information on Robin  Birdguides.com

Video of  Robins: YouTube

Recordings of Robin song & calls: xeno-canto.org

Photo by Wildlife Wales: Gallery

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Monday, April 27, 2020

Bird of the Week, No. 207

1st Grasshopper Warbler's (troellwr bach) mechanical comb teeth buzz below Moelfre Sunday morning along with Whitethroat (llwyd fron) & Cuckoo (Cog) with 1st Wood Warbler (telor y coed) singing in Coed Artro....



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Video of  Grasshopper Warblers: YouTube

Recordings of Grasshopper Warblers calls: xeno-canto.org

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Monday, April 20, 2020

Bird of the Week, No. 206

End of 2 week lock-down; 1st Redstarts (tingoch) singing from woodland edges and tree stands behind Llanbedr; also, 1st Common Sandpipers on the Artro Estuary....



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More Information on Redstarts:  Birdguides.com

Video of  Redstarts: YouTube

Recordings of Redstart calls: xeno-canto.org

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Monday, March 30, 2020

Bird of the Week, No. 204

A female Hen Harrier (Bod Tinwen) was quartering low over the moorland valley floor below Moelyblithcwm first thing Sunday morning....



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Video of  male & female Hen Harriers: YouTube

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Friday, March 27, 2020

Arrival of the Day, No.3

First Blackcaps (telor penddu) of the year singing in woods behind Llanbedr this morning, Friday 27th March; suddenly the woods are once again resounding with their beautiful liquid warbling interspersed with scratchy notes...


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More Information on Blackcaps:  Birdguides.com

Video of Blackcaps: YouTube

Recordings of Blackcap song & calls: xeno-canto.org

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