Wednesday 24 July 2913

Late news 19/7, Mounts Bay: 45 Manx Shearwater 8.30-9.30pm (P Fraser)

Late news 20/7, Mounts Bay: 60 Manx Shearwater 8.30-9.30pm (P Fraser)

Mounts Bay: 40 Manx Shearwater, 1 Balearic Shearwater, 4 Whimbrel (P Fraser)

Newquay: 1 Whimbrel on S Fistral rocks 9am. (M Lammas)

The Rumps and Pentire Head: 2 Blackbird, 2 Black Headed Gull, 3 Buzzard, 6 Carrion Crow, c30 Cormorant, 1 Dunnock, 2 Fulmar, 5 Gannet, 6 Great Black Back Gull, 4 Guillemot, c25 Herring Gull, 6 House Sparrow, 6 Jackdaw, 4 Kestrel, c30 Linnet, 1 Magpie, 6 Oystercatcher , 2 Peregrine Falcon, 1 Pied Wagtail, 1 Puffin, 4 Raven, 1 Robin, 6 Rock Pipit, 10 Rook, 25 Shag, 4 Skylark, 1 Stonechat, c30 Swallow, 3 Whitethroat and 6 Wood Pigeon (The Martin Cutland Nature Walk per C Travis)

Drift Reservoir (members only): 5 Green Sandpiper and 2 Muscovy Duck (R Farnes photo)

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Marazion Marsh RSPB: 4 Mute Swan, 8 Mallard, 1 Cormorant, 5 Moorhen and 5 young, 9 Grey Heron, 3 Little Egret, 1 Green Sandpiper, 1 Wood Sandpiper, c10 Swallow and 2 juv Stonechat, plus Reed and Sedge Warblers. Also c60 Crossbills commuting between the pines by Cheshire Homes and the pines by the boardwalk over the railway, being hunted by a juv Peregrine. (D Parker & S Maycock photos)

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Marazion: 4 Sanderling, 11 Dunlin, 14 Ringed Plover and 5 Turnstone on the beach. (D Parker)

Scillonian Crossing: 1 Cory’s Shearwater (P Semmens)

St Ives: 1 Cory’s Shearwater, 4 Balearic Shearwater, 2 Sooty Shearwater and 10,000+ Manx Shearwater past The Island this morning and 2 Balearic Shearwater this evening.

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