Rare Birds

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Marmora's Warbler portfolioThis Mega rarity was on Blorenge Mountain, near Abergavenny in June 2010. This is only the fourth or fifth record for Britain. Breeds only on Corsica and Sardinia, this 1st summer male bird was way off course on a mountain in Wales. It stayed for almost three weeks and attracted hundreds of birders from all over the UK.
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Citrine Wagtail portfolioThis first summer bird, a first for Breconshire and only the third for Wales, was found on the River Usk, near Brecon, on 5th June 2008. It would have caused a large twitch but it only stayed for one day.
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Red Flanked Bluetail portfolioThis was one of three birds in north Norfolk in the second week of October 2010. A rare eastern vagrant which can turn up on the east coast of the UK. This bird was found at Waxham in Norfolk.
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Long Billed Dowitcher portfolio
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Desert Wheatear portfolio
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Penduline Tit portfolioThis rare visitor to Britain was found at Uskmouth in November 2013
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Great Spotted Cuckoo portfolio
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Little Bunting portfolio
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Shorelark portfolio