Saturday 24th May 2014

Late photographs, 22/5, The Lizard: 1 f Red-breasted Flycatcher.

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Red-breasted Flycatcher

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Brian Mellow

Land’s End – Porthgwarra: 1 Great Northern Diver & 35 House Martin north. (D Flumm)

Polhawn Fort: 24 Swift feeding at around 5 metres. (D Courtnell)

Marazion Marsh RSPB: 4 Mute Swan with 7 cygnets, 14 Mallard, 1 drake Shoveler, 2 Little Egret, 16 Grey Heron, 6 Moorhen, 10 Whimbrel, c30 Swallow, 6 Sand Martin, c40 House Martin, 14 Swift, 2 Reed Bunting, 1 Stonechat and 4 Cetti’s Warbler plus Sedge and Reed Warblers. (DK Parker)

Argal Reservoir: 50+ Swallow, half a dozen House Martin, 5+Great Crested Grebe (one sitting on a nest perhaps brooding eggs), 1 Willow Warbler, Chiffchaffs, 2 Mute Swan and 7+Mallard. (S Perfect)

College Reservoir: Herring Gulls (c.31 adults, 2 2nd summers, 3 1st summers), 1 2nd summer Lesser Black-backed Gull, 2 ad. Great Black-backed Gull, Swallows, 3+ Grey Heron, 1 Great Crested Grebe sitting on a nest, 1 Willow Warbler and singing Chiffchaffs. (S Perfect)

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