Monday 21st July 2014

Late news, 15/7, Porthilly Beach: 1 Mute Swan. (H Rowse)

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Mute Swan by Hugo Rowse

Siblyback Reservoir: 3 Redshank,1 Dunlin,12 Little Grebe,10 Cormorant, 100 Canada Geese,1 Grey Heron, 30 Mallard, 2 Buzzard, 4 Raven (displaying),11 Chiffchaff and coots/moorhens –all with young. (J Humphreys)

Lower Tamar Lake: The Great Crested Grebe eggs have finally hatched, looks like two young being piggy-backed around the top end of the lake, plus 1 Cormorant, 1 Little Grebe and 1 Coot. (R Mudge)

Charlestown: 1 Peregrine over. (D Hastilow)

Hayle Estuary RSPB, Ryan’s Field: 2 Common Sandpiper. (S Maycock)

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Common Sandpiper, Simon Maycock

Lelant: 2 Nuthatch at the station. (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

Maer Lake: 1 Wood Sandpiper, 5 Green Sandpiper, 3 Common Sandpiper, 1 Grey Heron, 194 Black-headed Gull. (R Marshall)

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