Despite a quiet month in Wales, both Alun John at Pennard Golf Course and Henry Cook at Conwy RSPB have reached the 70% mark in the comparative league already which is a great achievement. It is Alun who leads the way at the end of February with an impressive 73%.
There are a lot of new competitors in Wales in PWC2015, and it is one of these newcomers, Laurie Allnatt, who leads the points league. A self-found Bonaparte's Gull at Llanelli secures the top spot. Other highlights were few and far between, but a Great Northern Diver in Cardiff Bay, a Goshawk at Ogmore and a Yellow-Legged Gull were all notable. Interestingly, two patchers reported Pheasant as a highlight, emphasizing how every patch has its own individual #patchgold.
In the Welsh green league, Marc Hughes at Penrhyn Bay tops the list with Peter Howlett and Trevor Fletcher making up the top three. Many patchers are BirdTracking with some impressive numbers reported, Alistair Flannagan has already topped 100 lists which is a magnificent effort.