More local birding as county lockdowns restarted meant more local patch birding for many. The weather was fairly settled until the last week which brought the remnants of storms Epsilon and Zeta from the west.
Latest News Articles
One of the Ospreys seen in 2018 and 2020 in The Gambia was Blue LJ2, originally ringed in Argyll, Scotland, earlier in that year. In January 2020, Blue LJ2 was one of three Ospreys mist-netted in the wetland area at Kartong. Later, in the summer of 2020, the same bird was seen at the Cors Dyfi nest in Wales on its first exploratory migratory journey northwards scouting out potential breeding sites. And now (24th November) Osprey KC2, hatched in North Wales earlier this year has been seen at Farasutu Community Forest, just south of the Gambia river!
Events for birdwatchers in Wales
Click on each county to discover more about birds and birdwatching
Scarce & Rare Birds Monthly Summaries
Lesser rarities included very good numbers of Buff-breasted Sandpipers and Glossy Ibis, including a flock of seven together.