Monday 27 May 2013

Late News 27/05 St Erth: Purple Heron over St Erth tip, heading for Hayle at 15:10. (B Powell)

Late News 27/05 Porthmissen: 32 Guillemot, 27 Razorbill, 20 Fulmar and c400 Kittiwake on ledges. 1 Corn Bunting, 2 Peregrine, 1 Whitethroat, 4 Skylark territories, Meadow Pipit, Rock Pipit and 2 Oystercatcher. (P McVey)

Late News 27/05 Penvivian Downs, Lanivet: Nightjar flew across road at dusk. (P McVey)

Lizard Point: 20 Puffins, 1 Great Skua and 1 adult Basking Shark. (T Blunden)

Marazion Marsh RSPB: 3 Mute Swan, 3 Greylag plus 9 goslings, 2 Canada Geese plus 2 goslings, 5 Mallard plus 1 brood of ducklings, 1 Cormorant, 2 Little Egret, 8 Grey Heron, 5 Moorhen, c100 Swallow, c20 Swift, 2 Cetti’s Warbler, Reed Warblers and Sedge Warblers. (D Parker & R Farnes)

Reed Warbler 1 Marazion Marsh Cornwall 27513 R Farnes Reed Warbler 2 Marazion Marsh Cornwall 27513 R Farnes

Reed Warbler at Marazion, Rod Farnes.

Hayle Estuary RSPB: Pair of Canada Geese with 2+ gosling, 2 hybrid geese, 3 Little Egret, 1 Greenshank, 1 Redshank, 2 Curlew, 2 Whimbrel, c50 Swallow and 4 House Martin on Ryan’s Field. (D Parker)

Longrock: 24 Common Tern, 12 Manx Shearwater, 2 Kittiwake and 2 Razorbill. (P St Pierre)

Penzance: 5 Common Terns, 2 Sandwich Terns and 1 Purple Sandpiper at Tolcarne. (P St Pierre)

Windmill Farm: Male Marsh Harrier, 2 Swift and a Cuckoo. (D Wright)

Par Beach: 13 Whimbrel, 12 Sanderling, 5 Dunlin, 3 Turnstones (1 summer plumage), 4 Ringed Plover and 13 Sandwich Terns in the evening. (D&S Cole)

Mousehole: Ad pale morph Pomarine Skua past south at 09:50.

Porthgwarra: Ad pale morph Pomarine Skua past west at 11:30 also 1 ad Great Northern Diver.