Friday 19 July 2013

Hayle RSPB: 8 Common Sandpiper on Lelant Saltings (L Proctor)

Marazion Marsh RSPB: 4 Mute Swan, 23 Mallard, 8 Moorhen and 2 young, 10 Grey Heron, 3 Little Egret, 1 Common Sandpiper, c30 Swallow, 2 Sand Martin, 1 Stock Dove, 2 Raven, 1 Reed Bunting, 1 juv Stonechat and 2 Cetti’s Warbler, plus Reed and Sedge Warblers. (D Parker)

Marazion: 43 Sanderling on the beach. (D Parker)

Penryn River: 26 Curlew, 12 Redshank, 2 Greenshank, 2 Little Egret, 2 Grey Heron, 1 Little Grebe, 1 Cormorant, 6 Mallard, 4 Mute Swan, 49 Black-headed Gull, 38 Herring Gull, 8 Linnet and 2 Pied Wagtail, at low tide  (J StLedger) 100+ Woodpigeon disturbed by shots. 19 Redshank, 13 Curlew, 1 Greenshank, 8 Mallard and about 30 Black-headed Gull opposite Lidl’s (D Chaney)

Devoran: 150 Curlew, 75 Redshank, 21 Dunlin, 10 Whimbrel, 8 Black-tailed Godwit, 8 Oystercatcher, 1 Greenshank, 250 Black-headed Gull, 1 Mediterranean Gull, 1 Little Egret, 4 Mute Swan, 2 Sandwich Tern (juvenile being fed by adult) on Tallack’s Creek (L Sampson)

Sennen Cove: 11 Mediterranean Gulls and 1 Balearic Shearwater offshore (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

Pendennis: Many Manx Shearwater and Gannet plus 1 Mediterranean Gull, but distant. (D Chaney)

Gyllyngvase beach: 12 Mediterranean Gull on the rocks (D Chaney)

Treraven Farm: 3 Crossbill, 2 Tawny Owl, 1 Green Woodpecker, 6 Bullfinch, 8 Long-tailed Tit, 4 Woodpigeon, 1 Swift, 1 Robin, 1 Blackbird, 1 Siskin. (D Julian)

Wadebridge: 300+ Black-headed Gull, 2 (adult and a juvenile) Mediterranean Gull, 45 Swift, 30 House Martin all hawking flying ants over the town. (D Julian & A Langdon)

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