Tuesday 19th May 2015

Late news 13/5 Perranwell, Goonhavern: 1 Cuckoo and again on 15th. (A Robathan)

Bodmin: 2 Male Bullfinches on feeder (Sunflower Hearts): (P Haseldine)

Penberth: Several Red Kites over Penberth Cove.(R Oats)

St Levan: 3 Great Spotted Woodpecker, Sparrowhawk, 2 Jay, Nuthatch, Greenfinch and Goldfinch. (R Oats)

Drift Reservoir (members only): 2cy Purple Heron opposite the hide, at c15:30. Also male Mandarin to the left of the hide down the end of north arm. (R Farnes)

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Pendeen: 1 Storm Petrel plus a big passage of Manx Shearwaters. (P & H Taylor)

Pendennis Point: 1 Wheatear, 8 Great Northern Diver (6 west, 1 east, 1 in Falmouth Bay), 1 Whimbrel west, c. 20 auks west and 2 Oystercatcher. (S Perfect D Chaney)

Swanpool: 2 Mute Swan with 8 cygnets, 4 Coot nests, pair with 4 chicks, pair with 2 chicks and pair with 1 chick (all small), Mallard ducklings: 1 large, 2 small, 1 Moorhen chick and 2 Reed Warblers. (S Perfect D Chaney)

Pennance Point: 2 Great Northern Diver off Maenporth, 2 Guillemot, c10 Gannets hunting close inshore and 8 Fulmar on the cliffs with several others offshore. (S Perfect D Chaney)

Boscastle: Hoopoe in a private garden.

Hayle Estuary RSPB: 1s Ring-billed Gull again early morning.

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