Friday 25 May 2012

Marazion Marsh RSPB: 7 Grey Heron, 1 Little Egret, 5 Mute Swan, 2 Canada Geese (plus 1 gosling), 6 Greylag, 2 hybrid geese, 7 Mallard, 1 drake Shoveler, 4 Moorhen, 3 Reed Bunting, 1 Stonechat, Swifts, Swallows, Reed Warblers, Sedge Warblers and 4 Cetti’s Warbler. Otter again on Long Rock Pool. (D Parker)

Marazion: 5 Whimbrel, 43 Dunlin, 11 Sanderling, 14 Ringed Plover and 5 Turnstone on the beach. (D Parker)

Walmsley Sanctuary (CBWPS Members Only): 2 immature Spoonbill, 4 Little Egret, 1 drake Garganey, pair of Lapwing, pair of Stock Dove and a Red Fox duck hunting. (C Selway)

Porthtowan:A Red Kite flew over here Manor Parsley in Porthtowan Valley between 13:20 & 13:35. (A Vaughan)

Marshgate: Red Kite flew from Marshgate towards Boscastle at 11:15. (P Whittick)

Land’s End Aerodrome: 2 Red Kites over this afternoon. (L Proctor)

St Just: 2 Red Kites being mobbed by a Buzzard over the A3071 by the entrance to Higher Bostraze Farm, probably the same as above. (D Parker)

Plusha: 1 Red Kite over A30 at Plusha (east of Five Lanes/Altarnun) 17:55. (B Craven)

Two Bridges: The same Red Kite or possibly another circling around Two Bridges A30 at 18:50. (B Craven)

Coverack: Yellow Wagtail and Grasshopper Warbler at Black Head, Lesser Whitethroat and 3 singing Sedge Warbler near Treleaver Farm. (S Bury)

St Ives: 2 Red Kites over the harbour this morning. (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

Gwithian: Red Kite flew east along Godrevy Towans at 08:50.

St Just: Red Kite over Carn Bosavern at 10:40.

Eden Chapel: 2 Red Kites at 17:45 then flew north, between Camelford and Bude off A39 1 mile SE of Wainhouse Corner.