Monday 03 June 2013

Marazion Marsh RSPB: 3 Mute Swan, 2 Greylag goslings, 2 Canada Geese plus 2 goslings, 1 hybrid goose, 8 Mallard plus 2 broods of ducklings, 2 Gadwall, 2 Little Egret, 9 Grey Heron, 2 Moorhen, c10 Swallow, 1 Sand Martin, c20 Swift, 4 Buzzard, 3 Reed Bunting, 3 Cetti’s Warbler, Reed Warblers and Sedge Warblers. (D Parker)

Marazion: 72 Sanderling, 6 Dunlin, 9 Ringed Plover and 2 Oystercatcher on the beach plus 2 Sandwich Tern offshore. (D Parker)

St Ives: 6 Kites over Buttermilk Hill this morning. (V Stratton)

Sennen: 5 Kites over mid morning. (P St Pierre)

Tremethick Cross: 1 Red Kite. (S Williams)

Bosigran: 1 Grasshopper Warbler, 1 Willow Warbler, 4+ Whitethroat, 2 Cuckoo and 1 Tawny Owl. (D Parker, M Spicer, B Toms & M Curtis)

Carn Brea: 4 Red Kite at 10:00 between Carn Brea and Tregiffian. (S Oliver)

Towednack: 12 Red Kites following a tractor ploughing a field between Towednack Road and Halsetown today at 15:00. (A Holmes & V Stratton)

Red Kites Towednack Cornwall 3613 A HolmesSt Just: 10 Red Kites over Bosavern at mid-day flying south. (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

Goonhilly Downs: Purple Heron in flight at 11:50 between the satellite earth station and Trelowarren.