Tuesday 24 July 2012

 

Late News 22/07 Pendeen: 2 1w Wheatear by the lighthouse. (A Hartley)

          

Late News 23/07 Pendeen: 2 ringed Chough by the lighthouse. (A Hartley)

Marazion Marsh RSPB: 5 Grey Heron, 2 Mute Swan, 1 Little Egret, 8 Mallard plus 2 well grown duckling, 3 Moorhen plus 3 full grown and 1 downy young, 1 Common Sandpiper, 8 juv Swallow and Reed Warblers. (D Parker)

Marazion: 26 Sanderling, 3 Turnstone, 2 Ringed Plover, 1 Redshank and 1 Whimbrel on the beach. (D Parker)

Penzance: Great Spotted Woodpecker, 7+ Long-tailed Tits and Nuthatch in a private garden in Rosehill. (R Farnes)

         

Argal Reservoir: 2 Great Crested Grebes with 3 chicks. 2 Mute Swans with no cygnets, so failed. (D Eva)

College Reservoir: 2 Mute Swans with 8 cygnets growing well. (D Eva)

Gorrangorras, Penryn River: 2 Whimbrel and an Oystercatcher. (D Chaney)

Walmsley Sanctuary (CBWPS Members Only): 15 Greenshank, 2 Green Sandpiper, 1 Redshank, 6 Dunlin, 1 Hobby, 1 Lapwing, 1 Shoveler, 4 juv Gadwall, 1 Kingfisher, 2 Common Swift, 2 Sand Martin, 3 Stock Pigeon, many juv Goldfinch, Sedge Warbler, Willow Warbler, Chiffchaff and an adult pair of Blackcap with 2 juveniles. (C Selway)

          

Kingsmill Lake: 1 Sandwich Tern, 6 Med Gull ( 1 2s & 5 ad), 16 Greenshank, 16 Redshank, 1 Common Sandpiper, 5 Dunlin and 1 Whimbrel. (M Beer)

Pendeen: 700+ Manx Shearwaters past in about an hour this morning. (A Hartley)