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Red Kite - Gower , South Wales.

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Old Monday 14th March 2011, 17:22   #1
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Red Kite - Gower , South Wales.

I spoted a red kite today on the gower , swansea,near kittle egg farm. I was on my way to taking my dog for a walk. It came very close at one point and i had a very good view of it.Anybody know if this is a rare sighting of a red kite on the gower peninsula? Ive been walking on the Gower for over 30 years and i have never seen one before.
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Old Wednesday 22nd June 2011, 10:05   #2
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They are more common these days but they prefer higher grown such as hills and mountains.
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Old Wednesday 22nd June 2011, 19:21   #3
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To be honest they seem to be everywhere in S Wales at the moment which is fantastic. I saw one very low over the houses in Penlan about 4 weeks ago. We also get them regularly over our back garden here in Bryncoch.

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went to the gower in college loved it then but didnt bird :( only saw a buzzard tho
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