Welcome to the Llynfi valley nature blog, which will feature all aspects of wildlife found in the valley and surrounding areas. Sightings from further afield will also be included, along with postings of highlights from the past.
Friday, 27 December 2013
My house and sewage works llangynwyd
A walk down the sewage works this afternoon produced 1 female goosander on the river by the sewer outlet, also 4 mallard (3f+1m) and 1 heron, 2 dipper fighting on river. Along the fence line was 5 treecreeper, 9 goldcrest, 12 long tailed tit mixed with blue and great tits, 1 chiffchaff, 1 red kite and buzzard over. 1 water rail calling from boggy wood on left just before the river bridge and 2 moorhen calling from inside the works.
Turkey Tail Fungi (trametes versicolor)
Lesser black backed gull on my roof with Herring gull below