ELAN VALLEY: Barn Owls were at Penygarreg and Abergwyngu where there were six Snipe, a Merlin, Tree Pipit and Wheatear. Craig Goch Reservoir held Great Crested Grebes, six Cormorants, a Ringed Plover, Whinchat, Stonechat, an early Jack Snipe, 240 Meadow Pipits, Reed Bunting, Teal and Lapwing. A Tree Pipit and Barn Owl were at Tynyllidiart. Eight Red Grouse were at Y Foel with ten Stonechats by Garreg Ddu and a Spotted Flycatcher at Caban Lakeside. Dol y Mynach had Great Crested Grebe, Little Grebe, Reed Bunting, Willow Warbler, 12 Chiffchaffs, ten Redpolls, Siskin and Crossbill. A Marsh Tit was in Glannau.
WYE VALLEY: Glasbury logged four Little Egrets, 60 Teal, a Hobby, five Yellow Wagtails, a Green Sandpiper, Greenshank, Reed Warbler, Water Rail and 14 Snipe. Cors y Llyn held Willow Tit, Marsh Tit, Water Rail, 15 Redpolls, a Hobby, Crossbill, Sedge Warbler and Reed Bunting. Rhayader had a Spotted Flycatcher, Hawfinch, Kingfisher, Little Egret, Mandarin and Lesser Spotted Woodpecker. A Yellow Wagtail, Green Sandpiper and Common Tern were at Clyro. Four Mandarins were at Llowes.
OTHER SITES: Llandrindod had a Spotted Flycatcher, Sedge Warbler, Reed Warbler, Reed Bunting, Common Tern, nine Wigeon, an Oystercatcher, Common Sandpiper, Great Crested Grebe and four Tufted Ducks. Llanbwchllyn held 60 Tufted Ducks, 100 Teal, 20 Coots, a Marsh Tit and four Cormorants. Llyn Heilyn logged a Whinchat, Stonechat, Snipe, 30 Meadow Pipits, Little Grebe and Moorhen. A Manx Shearwater was picked up at Llanelwedd. A Wryneck was near Abbeycwmhir. Evancoyd had a Little Grebe, Teal and Hobby. On the Begwyns were six Curlews, four Lapwings, a Snipe, Wheatear, Tree Pipit, Whinchat, Hobby, Hen Harrier and Kestrel. Nantmel held Willow Tit, Sedge Warbler, 20 Redpolls, a Water Rail, Teal and 30 Goldfinches. Hawfinches came to gardens at Cefnllys and Knighton, with three at Cilcenni. Pete Jennings (firstname.lastname@example.org)