Saturday 20 July 2013

Late news yesterday, Helston: 1S Whooper Swan still on Boating Lake (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

Penzance: 3 juv Yellow-legged Gulls off Eastern Green (L Proctor) also 2 ad Mediterranean Gull and 1 Sanderling. (M Spicer)

St Gothian Sands LNR: 2 Mute Swan plus 2 young, 10 Greylag, 9 Canada Geese, 2 Mallard broods with 2 young each, 1 young Moorhen, 1 Common Sandpiper, 2 Green Sandpiper and 1 Sanderling. (M Spicer)

Gwithian Beach: 2 Dunlin and 4 Sanderling. (M Spicer)

Marazion Marsh RSPB: 4 Mute Swan, 9 Mallard, 11 Moorhen and 3 young, 9 Grey Heron, 4 Little Egret, 2 Green Sandpiper, c75 Swallow, 2 Sand Martin, 2 Reed Bunting and 3 Cetti’s Warbler, plus Reed and Sedge Warblers. (D Parker) plus 3 Wood Sandpipers seen at approx. 9:00 this morning. (R Farnes photo)

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Marazion: 46 Sanderling, 11 Dunlin and 1 Greenshank on the beach. (D Parker)

Argal Reservoir: 1 Greenshank, 2 Great-crested Grebe,  2 Mute Swan plus one cygnet. (D Eva)

College Reservoir: 1 Green Sandpiper, 1 Great-crested Grebe, 2 Mute Swan, 1 Marsh Tit. (D Eva)

Stithians Reservoir:  1 Wood Sandpiper, 1 Common Sandpiper, 2 Lapwing, 8 Grey Heron, 3 Great-crested Grebe (inc 1 juv), 6 Little Grebe from Stuart Hutchings hide. (J StLedger & L Roberts)

Liskeard: 1 Red Kite seen from train at station (D Julian)

Croft Pascoe Wood: 20+ Crossbill (T O)

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