Saturday 9th May 2015

Porthcurno: 1 Red-rumped Swallow briefly this afternoon. (KA Wilson)

Bottoms: 1 Squacco Heron still 1/4 mile up valley in trees at 11:00. (NR Phillips)

Rosewood Hill, St Ives: 1 Osprey over west plus 4 Wheatear and 1 Cuckoo. (NR Phillips)

Long Rock Pool: 2 singing Lesser Whitethroat. (S Turner, C Barnard)

Marazion: 3 Whitethroat, 30 Swift, 29 Whimbrel, 5 Sanderling and 1 Wheatear. (S Turner – photo)


Marazion Marsh: 2 Swift. (R Teague)

St Gothian Sands LNR: 14 Shelduck, 10 Whimbrel, c6 Swift and 13 Wheatear. (MJ Spicer)

Nanjizal: 1m Marsh Harrier and 2 Wheater. (DS Flumm)

Porthgwarra: 6 Wheatear. (DS Flumm) Also a pair of Red Deer. (J St Ledger – photo)

Red Deer Porthgwarra 9th May 2015

Drift Reservoir (members only): 2 pairs Great Crested Grebe including 1 on nest; 2 pairs Canada Geese with broods 9 & 3 goslings, 1 pair Moorhen on scrape with 2 chicks. (DS Flumm Рphoto)

Canadas  with 9 goslings, Drift Reservoir 09 May 2015 by Dave Flumm

St Erth: 6 Swift. (MJ Spicer)

Gulval: 10 Whimbrel over. (MJ Spicer)

Camborne: 6 Swift. (S Taylor)

Kenidjack: 2 Cuckoo. (C Barnard)

Falmouth: 18 Swift over Trescobeas. (per J St Ledger)

Porthgwarra: Lesser Whitethroat at Trevean. (M Wallace)

Crousa Downs, Lizard: 1 singing Grasshopper Warbler. (P Smale)

Cot Valley: 1 singing Garden Warbler. (T McGowan)

Hayle Estuary RSPB: 1 1w Ring-billed Gull still on Ryan’s Field.