Wednesday 16th July 2014

Gwennap Sewage Works: 2 Green Sandpiper on marshy ground by river behind the sewage works. (J St Ledger)

Wilsey Downs: 1 Nightjar (churring) and 1 Grasshopper Warbler (reeling). (P McVey)

Pipers Pool: 10 Swift. (P McVey)

The Rumps and Pentire Head: 2 Blackbird, c50 Carrion Crow, 25   Cormorant, 1 Dunnock, 12 Fulmar, 20 Gannet, 8 Goldfinch, 30 Great Black-backed Gull, 5 Guillemot, 40 Herring Gull, 20 House Sparrow, 3 Jackdaw, 2 Kestrel, 35 Linnet, 3 Magpie, 20 Manx Shearwater, 5 Oystercatcher, 1 Peregrine Falcon, 1 Pheasant, 1 Puffin, 2 Raven, 4 Razorbill, 18 Rock Pipit, c50 Rook, 20 Shag, 10 Skylark, 10 Stonechat, c50 Swallow, 2 Whitethroat and 4 Wood Pigeon. (The “Martin Cutland Wildlife Walk” per C Travis)

Buttermilk Hill: a flock of 28 House Martins birds, a few Whitethroats and Willow Warblers, 6 Raven, 5 Common Buzzards including a juvenile, a few Meadow Pipit and 20 plus Linnets including a good  number of juveniles, plus15 Curlew in fields. (V Stratton)

Hayle Estuary RSPB: 1 Common Sandpiper. (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

Wadebridge: 1 Crossbill over garden. (D Julian)

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