Friday 24 May 2013

Late News 23/5 Porthgwarra: Single male Siberian Stonechat reported at Porthgwarra at c10:30. (K Carter)

Late News 23/5 Siblyback Lake: Pair of Bar-headed Geese in field on the western side at 19:00. (S Beazley)

Bar-headed geese Siblyback Lake Cornwall 23513 S Beazley

Marazion Marsh RSPB: 4 Mute Swan, 6 Greylag plus 9 goslings, 2 Canada Geese plus 2 goslings, 1 hybrid goose, 13 Mallard plus 1 brood of ducklings, 1 Cormorant, 1 Little Egret, 10 Grey Heron, 4 Moorhen, 3 Swallow, 2 Swift, 1 Green Woodpecker, 1 Reed Bunting, 2 Cetti’s Warbler, Reed Warblers and Sedge Warblers. (D Parker) Purple Heron reported again in the morning.

Millbrook Lake: 1 pair Canada Goose plus 5 goslings and pair Mute Swan plus 7 cygnets, hatched today.(B Taggart)

The Mouls: 5+ Puffins in the evening. (C Selway)

Swanpool: 2 Mute swans plus 4 cygnets, 2 Mallard plus 8 ducklings and 1 Great Crested Grebe on the pool. Also 2 Dunlin, 7 Sanderling, 1 Whimbrel, 4 Oystercatcher and a male Wheatear on Swanpool Point. (S Perfect)

Falmouth: 6 Sandwich Terns off Gyllyngvase Beach, a juv Song Thrush at Pendennis and a good movement of Manx Shearwaters despite the northerly winds. (S Perfect)