Monday 15th July 2013

Late news yesterday, Gannel Estuary: 1 Mediterranean Gull, summer plumage (M Lammas)

Late news yesterday, Stithians Reservoir: 1 Wood Sandpiper

Gannel Estuary: 2 Dunlin, 1 Greenshank, 1Grey Plover, 1Grey Heron (M Lammas)

Lanreath: 1 Green Sandpiper at Lethytep (P Hambly, photos)

Kennack Sands/Gwendreath:  1 Marsh Harrier (S Bury, photo)

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Stithians Reservoir: 1 Wood Sandpiper (photo), 3 Great Crested Grebe (male and female + 1 juv), 2 Little Grebe, 4 Grey Heron, 5+ Coot including 1 juv, 1 Sedge Warbler and 4 Swallow from Stuart Hutchings hide (J StLedger)

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Siblyback Reservoir: 3 Crossbill, 2 Redpoll, 6 Willow Warbler, 3 Chiffchaff, Blackcap (family party), 2 Moorhen adults and 3 young, 6 Coot, 7 Pochard, 3 Tufted duck, 2 Great Crested Grebe and 1 Dunlin (summer plumage) (G Berti)

Plain-an Gwarry: c25 Swifts feeding low over the fields. (D Parker)

Croft Pascoe: 5 Crossbill, 1 Spotted Flycatcher, 1 Tree Pipit, 2 Stonechat and 3 Goldcrest. (D Parker, M Spicer, A Mckechnie & R Farnes)

Brays Cott: 2ad & 2 juv Stonechat and 1 Sand Martin. (D Parker, M Spicer)

Marazion Marsh RSPB: 4 Mute Swan, 1 Canada Goose and 1 gosling, 20 Mallard, 2 Gadwall, 7 Moorhen and 3 young, 1 Cormorant, 9 Grey Heron, 4 Little Egret, 5 Swallow, 1 Sand Martin, 2 Reed Bunting, 2 juv Stonechat, 3 Cetti’s Warbler, plus Reed and Sedge Warblers. (D Parker)

Marazion: 3 Sandwich Terns offshore. (D Parker)

Longcarrow Cove: 2 Corn Bunting (M Scawen)

Walmsley Sanctuary (members only): 1 Little Ringed Plover, 2 female Gadwall with 7 ducklings, 7 Teal, 1 Water Rail, 3 Green Sandpiper, 6 Lapwing, 1 Common Snipe, 50+ Linnet, 1 Spotted Flycatcher, 30+ Swift and 2 Red-legged Partridge (C Selway)

Helston: 1 Whooper Swan still present on boating lake (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

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