Saturday 02 June 2012

Marazion Marsh RSPB: 6 Grey Heron, 5 Mute Swan (plus 6 cygnets), 2 Canada Geese (plus 1 gosling), 11 Greylag, 8 Mallard (plus 3 well grown ducklings), drake Shoveler, 3 Moorhen, 2 Stonechat, 3 Reed Bunting, 5 Goldfinch, 3 Swift, 2 Swallow, 1 Sand Martin, 2+ Whitethroat, Reed Warblers and 3 Cetti’s Warbler. (D Parker)

Marazion: 2 Sandwich Terns offshore. (D Parker)

Kenidjack:Iberian Chiffchaff still by the engine shed. (L Proctor & V Stratton) Bee-eater over (heard only) and several Blackcaps. (V Stratton) The mobile Hawfinch also reported again.

Ludgvan: Red Kite flew west at 12:15 and then headed north. (R Menari et al.)

Hayle Estuary RSPB: 7 Oystercatcher, 2 Curlew, 1 Whimbrel, 4 sum plum Dunlin, 5 Shelduck ducklings and 1 Mistle Thrush on Lelant Saltings over high tide. (D Parker)

Newlyn: 60 Manx Shearwaters offshore amongst the Jubilee flotilla. (L Proctor)

Penryn River: 1 Whimbrel. (J St Ledger)
Penryn Cemetery: 1 female Green Woodpecker. (J St Ledger)
Falmouth, Pendennis Point: 2 Linnet, 2 Rock Pipit, 3 House Martin, 2 Swallow, 6 Gannet, 1 Fulmar and 2 Grey Seal. (J St Ledger)

Truro: 1 m and 1 f Siskin in a private garden this morning. (D Jenkins)

Cot Valley: Adult male hobby. (V Stratton)

Buttermilk Hill: 4 Cuckoos, 4 Common Buzzards and a family group of 4 Ravens. (V Stratton)