Friday 27 July 2012

Late News 26/07 Walmsley Sanctuary (CBWPS Members Only): Female/immature Marsh Harrier flying at the back of the reserve 19:15 then appeared to drop into small reed bed to the left of the woodpile, no further sign by dusk, 6 juvenile Gadwall, 1 Teal, 2 Green Sandpiper, 1 Dunlin, 1 Lapwing, 6 Stock Dove and 6 Pied Wagtail. (C Selway)

Marazion Marsh RSPB: 6 Grey Heron, 1 Cormorant, 2 Mute Swan, 3 Little Egret, 9 Mallard plus 2 well grown duckling, 3 Moorhen plus 6 full grown and 1 downy young and Reed Warblers. (D Parker)

Marazion: 78 Sanderling, 9 Dunlin, 2 Ringed Plover and 3 Whimbrel on the beach plus 3 Sandwich Terns offshore. (D Parker & W Renshaw)

          

Sanderling at Marazion. W Renshaw

Pendeen: 1 Balearic Shearwater, 2s Med Gull and 1 drake Gadwall. (D Parker & D Eva)

Drift Reservoir: (CBWPS members only): 5 Mute Swan, 161 Canada Geese, 39 Greylag, 13 hybrid geese, 51 Mallard plus 5 duckling, 5 Call Duck, 1 Tufted Duck, 1 juv Moorhen, 2 Cormorant, 1 Grey Heron and 1 Raven. (D Parker)

Croft Pascoe: 20+ Crossbills. (S Bury & D Wright)

Levant: Pair of Wheatears with 4 young. (B Dodd)

Hayle Estuary RSPB: 4 Sandwich Terns off Lelant Saltings station platform this afternoon. (A Hartley)

St Ives: A light passage of Manx Shearwaters going past the Island late afternoon. (A Hartley)

Carharrack: 1 male Siskin with a ring, pair of Bullfinch, 2 Greenfinch and 6 Goldfinch in a private garden. (W Chegwidden)