Monday 28 May 2012

Late News 25/5 Gunver Head area: 12 Razorbill, 15 Guillemot, 6 Kittiwake and 100+ Swallows, Swifts and House martins all flying north. (D Thomas)

Late News 25/5 Daymer Bay area: 6 Gannet diving just offshore. (D Thomas)

Late News 25/5 Stepper cliffs to Hawker’s Cove: 1 Peregrine, a very dark almost black bird hunting in the area. (D Thomas)

Late News 26/5 Penhale: 3 Wheatear, 4 Blackcap, 7 Raven flying together, 3 Buzzard and a Hobby. (D Thomas)

Late News 26/5 Reen Cross, Goonhavern: 1 Hobby. (D Thomas)

Late News 26/5 Whitecross, Newquay: 2 Red Kite flying over at 15:30, flew off towards Fraddon. (D Thomas)

Late News 27/5 Lizard: Marsh Harrier circling high over Gwenter late morning. (S Bury)

Late News 27/5 St Austell: 1 Nightjar and a Grasshopper Warbler at Burngullow Common late evening. (N Climpson)

Late News 27/5 Wadebridge: A pair of Shelduck and their 11+ ducklings on the river at Guineaport. (W Delacour)

 

Video of yesterdays Red Kite over Wadebridge here. (W Delacour)

Late News 27/5 Grampound: 1 Red Kite between Grampound and Probus at c09:00. (B Stansby)

Marazion Marsh RSPB: 9 Grey Heron, 2 Little Egret, 6 Mute Swan (brood of 6 cygnets), 2 Canada Geese, 5 Mallard, 5 Moorhen, 2 Reed Bunting, 1 Stonechat, Swallows, Reed Warblers, Sedge Warblers and 1 Cetti’s Warbler. (D Parker)

Marazion: 10 Whimbrel, 39 Dunlin, 25 Sanderling, 6 Ringed Plover and 4 Turnstone on the beach. (D Parker)

Kenidjack: Probable singing and calling Iberian Chiffchaff, but difficult to see well in the tree tops by the engine shed. (P Clarke et al.)

St Levan: Woodchat in valley, 2nd field above the church. (P St Pierre)

Walmsley Sanctuary (CBWPS Members Only): Pair of Garganey, 1 Gadwall, female Common Pochard, 2 immature Spoonbill, 1 Curlew Sandpiper, 2 Lapwing, 1 Dunlin and a 2s Yellow-legged Gull. (C Selway)

College Reservoir: 9 Mute Swan cygnets, also a Great Spotted Woodpecker nest and a Nuthatch nest. (L Sampson)

Tregeseal: Turtle Dove in a private garden, more here. (S Williams)

Egloshayle: Peregrine Falcon and 6+ Siskin this morning. (W Delacour)

Land’s End: Woodchat still on Treave Common at 07:55. Also Hobby over. (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

Porth Reservoir: Osprey again at 19:00.