Thursday 01 August 2013

Late news yesterday, Mounts Bay: 5 Common Tern and 2 Sandwich Tern (P St Pierre)

Late news yesterday, Trevose Head: 1 singing Corn Bunting, plus steady stream of Manx Shearwater offshore and 2 Ocean Sunfish (N Warren)

Bude Marsh: 6 Grey Heron, 7 Moorhen, 3 Swallow, 1 Buzzard, 10 Wood Pigeon, 27 Mallard, 3 Sedge Warbler, 1 Kestrel, 1 Long Tailed Tit, 1 (m) Reed Bunting, 21 Canada Geese, and 2 (f) Dunnock. (R Mudge)

Lower Tamar Lake: 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker, 1 Cormorant, 2 Mute Swan, 3 Great Crested Grebe, 6 Mallard, 1 Pied Wagtail, 4 Grey Wagtail, 8 Swallows, 1 Robin, 2 Wren, 1 Nuthatch, 1 Kingfisher, 1 Mallard + 4 duckling. (R Mudge)

Stithians Reservoir: 4 Common Sandpiper (near dam wall), 1 Greylag Goose, 2 Great Crested Grebe + 1 juv, 5 Little Grebe, 14 Grey Heron, 2 Blackcap, 4 Willow Warbler, 2 Sedge Warbler, 4+ Whitethroat, 1 Skylark, 1 Stonechat, 1 Coot + 1 juv, 25+ Swallow and 2 Raven. (J StLedger)

Marazion Marsh RSPB: 3 Mute Swan, 9 Mallard, 1 Cormorant, 9 Moorhen and 3 young, 1 Little Grebe, 7 Grey Heron, 18 Curlew over, 1 Little Egret, c5 Swallow and 1 Reed Bunting  plus Reed and Sedge Warblers. (D Parker, L Proctor & T Mills)

Marazion: 10 Ringed Plover, 8 Turnstone, 40+ Sanderling and 17 Dunlin on the beach. (D Parker & T Mills)

Porthgwarra: 1 probable Yelkouan Shearwater, 1 Great Shearwater, 31 Balearic Shearwater, 100’s Manx Shearwater, 2 Sooty Shearwater, 1 Arctic Skua, 1 Little Gull and 2 ringed Chough (M Ahmad, M Elliott & T Mills photo)

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Long Rock Beach: 11 Curlew and 1 1s Med Gull. (M Spicer)

Siblyback Reservoir: 2 Yellow-legged Gull (1S & 3S), 7 Ringed Plover, 3 Dunlin, 1 Barnacle Goose and 1 Common Sandpiper (D Julian & P Stidwill photo)

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Argal Reservoir: 4 Common Sandpiper, 6 Great Crested Grebe + 2 juv, 1 Kingfisher close to the hide (D Chaney & J StLedger)

St Ives: 2 Balearic Shearwater, 2 Sooty Shearwater and 2 Mediterranean Gull (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

Sennen Cove: 5 Common Sandpiper  (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

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