Sunday 13th July 2014

Marazion Marsh RSPB: 4 Mute Swan + 5 cygnets, 2 Greylag + 1 gosling, 13 Mallard, 8 Grey Heron, 3 Little Egret,  4 Moorhen + 3 chicks, 1 Common Sandpiper, 11 Swift, 8 Swallow, 1 Cetti’s Warbler with Sedge and Reed Warblers. (DK Parker)

Drift Reservoir, (members only): 2 Mute Swan, 222 Canada Geese, 18 Greylag, 11 hybrid geese, 1 Bar-headed Goose, 2 Muscovy Duck, 44 Mallard + 6 duckling, 2 Call Duck, 3 Tufted Duck, 2 Grey Heron, 4 Great Crested Grebe, 4 Little Grebe, 2 Moorhen + 2 chicks, 4 Cormorant, 2 Peregrine, 2 Buzzard, 32 Herring Gull, 4 Lesser Black-backed Gull, 1 Great Black-backed Gull, c50 Swallow, 18 Swift and 1 Grey Wagtail.  (DK Parker)

Colliford Reservoir: 814 Canada Goose, 1 Barnacle Goose, 9 Cormorant, 5 Great Crested Grebe, 6 Mallard, 2 Teal, 28 Lapwing, 26 Black-headed Gull, 1 Lesser Black-backed Gull, 4 Buzzard, 2 Raven, 22 Carrion Crow, 21 Jackdaw, 4 Magpie, 1 Stock Dove, 2 Starling, 15 Mistle Thrush, 4 Blackbird, 1 Song Thrush, 3 Wheatear, 6 Skylark, 18 Meadow Pipit, 20 Pied Wagtail, 9 Swift, 26 Swallow, 5 Sand Martin, 1 Reed Bunting, 2 Stonechat, 3 Dunnock, 2 Wren, 1 Robin, 4 House Sparrow, 2 Chaffinch, 3 Goldfinch, 3 Linnet and 2 Willow Warbler. Also 46 Meadow Brown, 2 Gatekeeper, 1 Green-veined White, 1 Small Skipper, 1 Black-tailed Skimmer and 6 Rabbit. (DA Conway)

Lower Tamar Lake: 3 Reed Bunting 2m 1f, 1 Kingfisher, 1 Swift, 1 Buzzard, 6 Great Crested Grebe and 1 Marsh Tit. (R Mudge)

Walmsley Sanctuary: (Members only): 22 Gadwall including 3 broods of ducklings, broods of 7 ducklings, 5 ducklings and 2 ducklings, plus 2 Teal, 1 Little Ringed Plover, 10 Greenshank and 3 Green Sandpiper. (C Selway)

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