Thursday 24th July 2014

Late news, 23/7, Falmouth, Swanpool Point: c20 Mediterranean Gull and c60 Black-headed Gull. Gorrangorras: 29 Mediterranean Gull. (D Chaney)

Late news, 23/7, Marazion Marsh RSPB:  4 Mute Swan with 5 cygnets, 4 Mallard, 1 Cormorant, 8 Grey Heron, 3 Little Egret, 18 Moorhen, 7 Buzzard, 1 Kingfisher, c250 Swallow at dusk, c10 Swift, plus Reed and Sedge Warblers. (DK Parker)

Marazion beach: 13 Ringed Plover, 14 Dunlin and 10 Sanderling. (J Hawkey)

Ponsandane beach: 32 Mediterranean Gull inc 29 juv’s. (J Hawkey)

Penzance, Chyandour: 15 Mediterranean Gull, 29 Sanderling and 2 Dunlin. (D Flumm)

Drift Reservoir, (Members only): 1 Clouded Yellow butterfly. (J Hawkey)

Stithians Reservoir: 4 Tufted Duck, 8 Little Grebe, 17 Cormorant, 11 Curlew and 8 Grey Heron. (D Eva)

Marazion Marsh RSPB:  4 Mute Swan with 5 cygnets, 5 Mallard, 1 Cormorant, 7 Grey Heron, 5 Little Egret, 1 Coot, 15 Moorhen, c50 Swallow, c10 Swift, 2 Stonechat, plus Reed and Sedge Warblers. (DK Parker & D Flumm)

Falmouth, Swanpool Point: 15 Mediterranean Gull (5 juv), including colour-ringed bird Green 5T8, 22 Black-headed Gull, 1 Sandwich Tern, 1 Redshank, 1 Oystercatcher, 2 Curlew and 3 Whimbrel. (D Chaney)

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