Sunday 21 July 2013

Late news 18/7, Drift Reservoir (members only): 1 Wood Sandpiper (B Dodd)

Late news 19/7, Purcuil: 1 Red Kite flew up Trethem Creek (S Cole & L Sampson)

Drift Reservoir (members only): 1 Wood Sandpiper (B Dodd)

Sennen Cove: 7 Mediterranean Gull (P StPierre)

Lands End: 30+ Sand Martin (P StPierre)

Windmill Farm: 2 Snipe, 1 Grey Heron, 1 Bullfinch and 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker (D Wright)

Stithians Reservoir: 1 Common Sandpiper, 1 Curlew, 2 Lapwing, 3 Great-crested Grebe (inc 1 juv), 7 Little Grebe, 2 Sedge Warbler, 1 Pied Wagtail, 4 House Martin and 1 fox from Stuart Hutchings hide (J StLedger photo) Also 1 Wood Sandpiper reported today.

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Marazion Marsh RSPB: 2 Mute Swan, 15 Mallard, 1 Teal, 9 Moorhen and 2 young, 8 Grey Heron, 3 Little Egret, 5 Green Sandpiper, 1+ Common Sandpiper, c50 Swallow, 6 Sand Martin, 2 Swift, 1 Reed Bunting and 2 Cetti’s Warbler, plus Reed and Sedge Warblers. (D Parker & B Mellow)

Marazion: 73 Sanderling, 9 Dunlin 12 Ringed Plover, 8 Turnstone, 1 Common Sandpiper, 3 Curlew, 1 Whimbrel and 16 Oystercatcher on the beach and 1 ad Med Gull offshore. (D Parker, B Mellow photos & I Webster)

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Penzance: 3 Balearic Shearwater offshore (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

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