Sunday 17th May 2015

Bodmin: 1 Red Kite over north at 9.10. (P Haseldine)

Bodmin Moor: 1 Red Kite. (B Teague)

BTeague_redkite_170515Red Kite, Bev Teague

Sancreed: 7 Red Kite (5 north-east 0915-0930, 1 west 1005 and 1 north 1100), 1 Cuckoo and 1 Garden Warbler. (D Flumm)

Colliford Reservoir/Dozmary Pool: 10 Canada Goose, 3 Cormorant, 22 Mallard, 5 Great Crested Grebe, 2 Little Grebe, 1 Coot, 1 Moorhen, 2 Great Black-backed Gull, 8 Herring Gull, 61 Black-headed Gull, 2 Buzzard, 3 Raven, 39 Carrion Crow, 55 Jackdaw, 7 Magpie, 3 Woodpigeon, 2 Stock Dove, 9 Blackbird, 6 Cuckoo, 6 Skylark, 11 Meadow Pipit, 1 Wheatear, 1 Dunnock, 3 Wren, 16 Swift, 65 Swallow, 14 House Martin, 27 Sand Martin, 5 Pied Wagtail, 12 Chaffinch, 3 Goldfinch, 3 Linnet, 1 Reed Bunting, 2 House Sparrow, 15 Willow Warbler and 7 Rabbit. (DA Conway)

Lands End: 1 m Sardinian Warbler showing well in bush just outside car park  from 10.0 –10.20 am, then wandering and elusive. In pm 1 Hobby flew past near Swingates pool. (D Jenkins, A McKechnie, I Maclean, J Chapple) Also 1 Squacco Heron in sallows east end of car park this morning. (Sennen Cove Birdwatching) Plus 1 m Golden Oriole.

Video, John Chapple

AMcKechnie_SardinianWarbler_170515Sardinian Warbler, Alex McKechnie IMaclean_sardinian_170515Sardinian Warbler, Ilya Maclean

Buttermilk Hill: 3 Raven. (D Jenkins)

Tresemple Pool: 1 ad Night Heron. (J Parfitt, J Chapple, R Augarde)

Video, John Chapple

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RAugarde_NightHeron_170515Night Heron, Richard Augarde

Helston Loe Pool: 1 ad Night Heron. (S Votier, I Maclean)

IMaclean_nightheron_170515Night Heron, Ilya Maclean

Falmouth, Swanpool: 2 Mute Swan with 8 cygnets, 1 Great Crested Grebe, 2 Little Grebe and 2 Reed Warbler. (J St Ledger)

JStLedger_MuteSwan_170515Mute Swan, John St Ledger JStLedger_ReedWarbler_170515Reed Warbler, John St Ledger

Marazion Marsh RSPB, Longrock Pool: 2 Roe Deer and 1 Fox carrying rabbit prey. (A James)

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Red Moor (CBWPS Field Meeting): Canada Goose (6), Mallard (3), Pheasant, Moorhen, Herring Gull, Buzzard (6), Tawny Owlet, Green Woodpecker, Great Spotted Woodpecker (2), Jay, Jackdaw, Carrion Crown, Raven (2 juvs), Great Tit, Blue Tit, Coal Tit, Marsh Tit (1), Swallow, Long-tailed Tit, Skylark (3), Willow Warbler (c15), Chiffchaff (5), Blackcap (2), Garden Warbler (2 singing males), Whitethroat (4+), Goldcrest (3), Wren, Treecreeper, Blackbird, Song Thrush (5 singing males), Chaffinch, Yellowhammer (5 singing males), Reed Bunting (1) (P McVey)

Hayle Estuary RSPB: 1w Ring-billed Gull and 20 Dunlin off the causeway this morning.

Little Petherick: 1 Red Kite this morning. (D Julian)

Drift Reservoir (members only): 1 Lesser Whitethroat singing. (S Turner) Purple Heron on shoreline right of the hide then flew to left hand corner. (B Bosisto P Roseveare)

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