Sunday 27th July 2014

Late news, 24/7, Falmouth, Swanpool cliffs: 5 ad Fulmar and 2 juv. (D Chaney)

Late news, 26/7, Kestle Barton: 1 Spotted Flycatcher. (D Chaney)

Late news, 26/7, Gillan Creek: 7 Common Sandpiper and 1 Kingfisher. (J Selby)

Marazion: 24 Sanderling, 8 Dunlin, 1 Whimbrel, 3 Mediterranean Gull and 1 Ringed Plover. (S Turner, DK Parker & D Flumm)

Marazion Marsh RSPB: 4 Mute Swan with 5 cygnets, 9 Mallard, 6 Grey Heron, 1 Little Egret, 14 Moorhen plus 2 very recently fledged young, c150 Swallow, 1 Cetti’s Warbler, plus Reed and Sedge Warblers. (DK Parker)

Hayle Estuary RSPB, Ryan’s Field: 9 Mediterranean Gull (3 juv, 2 1stS, 4 ad) (S Turner), 16 Mediterranean Gull, 1 Common Sandpiper, 1 Sparrowhawk (female) and 1 Black-tailed Godwit. (J Hawkey & V Stratton). Estuary: 4 Common Sandpiper, 2 Whimbrel and 6 Little Egret, 80 Curlew, 1 Black-tailed Godwit (full breeding plumage), 5 Oystercatcher, 1 Knot (full breeding plumage) 3 Dunlin, 7 Mediterranean Gull, 2 Yellow-legged Gull (adults), 11 Greylag Geese, 1 Canada Geese,11 Shelduck, 14 Swift and 6 House Martin. (V Stratton & J Hawkey). Copperhouse Creek: 4 Black-tailed Godwit, 1 Common Gull (ad) and 6 Little Egret. (J Hawkey).

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Hayle beach: 81 Sanderling. (D Flumm)

Porthgwarra: 50 Common Scoter east, 2 Manx Shearwater west, 3 Chiffchaff, 3 Wheatear, 32 Linnet plus 4 Clouded Yellow butterflies. (MJ Spicer)

Windmill Farm: 1 Green Sandpiper. (J Selby)

Croft Pascoe Woods: 2 ad Spotted Flycatcher feeding 2 juv. (J Selby)

Falmouth, Gorrangorras: 33 Redshank, 1 Common Sandpiper, 5 Curlew, 1 Whimbrel, 7 Mute Swan, 20+ Black-headed Gull, 1 Kingfisher and 1 Linnet plus1 Stoat. Swanpool Point: 13 Mediterranean Gull. (D Chaney)

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