Wednesday 27th May 2015

St Just, Cape Cornwall Road: 1 European Bee-eater flew low across from Kenidjack Valley to the Hotel at Cape and appeared to hawk over the horse field at the back of the Hotel. (P Fraser, M Ahmad)

MAhmad_Bee-eater_270515Bee-eater, Mashuq Ahmad

Cot Valley: 1 European Bee-eater assumed same as Cape Cornwall bird. (P Clarke)

Kelynack: 1 European Bee-eater assumed same as Cape Cornwall bird. (P Clarke, N Wheatley)

Nanquidno: 1 European Bee-eater assumed same as Cape Cornwall bird. (B Field)

Bee-eater Nanquidno Cornwall 27515 B FieldBee-eater, B Field

Lands End: 1 f-type Common Rosefinch briefly in allows along path to Greeb Farm this morning. (MJ Spicer) Also Small Pearl-bordered Fritillary butterflies. (T Mills) Pod of c12 Risso’s Dolphin around Longships lighthouse and 1 Hump-backed Whale from the Scillonian 111 just off Lands End.

Penryn: 1 juv Black Redstart on Penvale Crescent. (S Cossey)

Bodmin Moor, Bradford: 2 Redstart. Garrow: 3 Whinchat, 2 Cuckoo, 2 Stock Dove, 1 Grasshopper Warbler. Butters Tor Marsh: 8 Black-headed Gull of which 1 pair nesting, 1 Redstart and 3 Red Deer. BU Treecreepers feeding young. (D Eva)

Drift Reservoir (members only): 1 2cy Purple Heron again and 2 pairs of Great Crested Grebe on nests. (D Jenkins)

The Lizard, Coverack, Ponsongath: 1 Melodious Warbler. (J Foster)

Marazion Marsh RSPB: 5 Mute Swan, 4 Canada Geese plus 5 & 3+ goslings, 1 hybrid goose, 7 Mallard plus 4 & 2 duckling, 1 Cormorant, 12 Grey Heron, 2 Little Egret, 5 Moorhen, 2 Little Grebe, 2 Green Woodpecker, 4 Reed Bunting, 1 Whitethroat and 4 Cetti’s Warbler plus Sedge and Reed Warblers. (DK Parker)

Newbridge: 1 Red Kite over at 0845. (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

Hayle Estuary RSPB Reserve: 1w Ring-billed Gull again on the estuary. (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

Launceston: 1 Red Kite over this morning. (A Davey)

TDM & DKP