Monday 01 July 2013

Marazion Marsh RSPB: 4 Mute Swan, 2 Canada Geese plus 1 gosling, 17 Mallard, 1 Cormorant, 2 Little Egret, 12 Grey Heron, 8 Moorhen plus 2 chicks, 2 Reed Bunting, 2 juv Pied Wagtail, 3 Cetti’s Warbler, Reed Warblers and Sedge Warblers. (D Parker)

Marazion: 3 2s Med Gull, 10 Curlew, 2 Sanderling and 3 Oystercatcher on the beach plus 2 Sandwich Terns offshore. (L Proctor & D Parker)

West Penwith: 3 Peregrine including a fledged young, plus 2 Kestrel. (Observer details withheld)

Peregrine 13 copy

Gweek: 2 Shelduck with 7 young, 8 Redshank and 3 Curlew (J St Ledger)

Shelduck and young Gweek  1st July 2013Coverack: 1 female Wheatear, 4 Whitethroat, 2 Bullfinch, 1 Skylark, 2 Chiffchaff, 1 Stonechat, 6 Pied Wagtail, 10+ Linnet, 40+ Gannet and 2 Grey Seal. (J St Ledger)

Wadebridge: 1 Peregrine over the town today. (C Selway)

Pendennis: 75 Gannet west. 81Manx Shearwater west mostly distant, 3Fulmar west, 6 Kittiwake, 1 adult Mediterranean Gull, 1 Sandwich Tern and 3 Razorbill between 06:00 and 07:00. (D Chaney)

Swanpool: c100 Swifts feeding first thing plus Reed Warbler, Blackcap and Coal Tit. (D Chaney)

Newquay: Kestrel hunting over the cliffs at Barrow Fields plus a few Gannets offshore. (D Ensor)

St Ives Island: 1 Storm Petrel off Island at 09:46.