Monday 19th May 2014

Drift Reservoir (members only): 1 Mute Swan, 23 Canada Geese plus broods of 11 & 2 goslings, 26 Mallard, 2 Call Duck, 2 Great Crested Grebe, 1 Little Grebe, 2 Moorhen plus broods of 2 & 1 young, 2 Buzzard, 58 Herring Gull, 1 Great Black-backed Gull, c15 Swallow, 1 House Martin, 2 Reed Warbler, 1 Sedge Warbler, 2 Blackcap, 3 Chiffchaff, 2 Willow Warbler and 7 Whitethroat. (DK Parker)

Porthgwarra: 1 Honey Buzzard over Trevean at 09:50. (M Wallace) Then circling over Nanjizal until 10:10 at least. (K Wilson) Also 8+ Buzzard, 2 Peregrine and 1 Sparrowhawk.

St Erth: 1 Barn Owl at 18:00. (MJ Spicer)

Falmouth Bay pelagic: 10 Storm Petrel. (AK Wildlife Cruises, per R Hollis) 

Tremithick Cross: 1 Sparrowhawk being mobbed by Swallows. (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

Argal Reservoir: 2 ad Mute Swan +5 young, 8 Great Crested Grebe, 10+ Mallard, 1 Grey Heron, 2 Long-tailed Tit , 3 Blackcap (singing). Willow Warblers, Chiffchaffs, Whitethroat etc and 1 Raven over. (D Chaney)

College Reservoir: 2 Canada Geese and 1 Peregrine. (D Chaney)

Falmouth Bay, mostly from Swanpool Point: 6+Great Northern Diver, 2 Black-throated Diver, 2 Sandwich Tern, 100+ Herring Gull, 6+ Razorbill, Guillemots, Shag, 3 Gannet close in, 32+ Manx Shearwater, 1 Fulmar, 8 Kittiwake and 1 Rock Pipit. (D Chaney & S Perfect)

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