Saturday 30th May 2015

Late news, 28/5, St Keverne, Zoar: 1 Red Kite. (A Williams)

Late news, 29/5, Drift Reservoir: Swifts. (S Williams)

SWilliams_Swift_290515Swift, Sam Williams

Late news, 29/5, Lands End: Fulmar. (M Ahmad)

MAhmad_Fulmar_280515Fulmar, Mashuq Ahmad

Late news, 29/5, Scillonian III Crossing: 3yr Pomarine Skua, 1 Great Skua, 300+ Manx Shearwater, 4 Puffin and 12 Risso’s Dolphin. (M Elliott)

St Gothian Sands LNR: 2 Mute Swan plus 2 young, 10 Shelduck, 4 Moorhen plus 1 young, 1 Coot, c60 Swift, 1 Wheatear and 4 Reed Bunting. (MJ Spicer)

Caerthillian: 1 Spotted Flycatcher. (D Eva)

Wadebridge, Egloshayle: 1 Bar-headed Goose over River Camel. (C Davies)

CDavies_BarheadedGoose_300515Bar-headed Goose, Charlie Davies

Tregadgwith: 1 European Bee-eater still north of minor road between St Buryan and Lamorna Pottery 06:35 to 07:03 when it flew off. (DK Parker)

DK Parker_Bee-eater2_300515European Bee-eater, Dave Parker DK Parker_Bee-eater1_300515European Bee-eater, Dave Parker

Kynance Cove: 1 m Wheatear carrying food. Also Butterflies, Small Pearl-bordered Fritilliary & Common Blue. (J Hawkey)

Penzance: 1 Red Kite over centre of town. (NR Phillips)

St Just, Jericho Farm: 1 Glaucous Gull and 1 Cuckoo. (M Ahmad)

MAhmad_GlaucGull1_300515Glaucous Gull, Mashuq Ahmad MAhmad_GlaucGull2_300515Glaucous Gull, Mashuq Ahmad MAhmad_Cuckoo_300515Cuckoo, Mashuq Ahmad

Drift Reservoir (members only): 1 singing Lesser Whitethroat, 1 Red Kite over and Great Crested Grebe family. (J St Ledger, S Perfect, R Creek, S Ellison)

JStLedger_GreatCrestedGrebe_300515Great Crested Gebe, John St Ledger

Hayle Estuary RSPB Reserve: 1 2cy Ring-billed Gull again. (J St Ledger)

JStLedger_Ring-billedGull_300515Ring-billed Gull, John St Ledger

Porthgwarra: 50+ Manx Shearwater, 1 ad + 1 well grown juv Shag, 40+ Gannet, 1 Great Northern Diver, 2 Guillemot, 1 Tree Pipit 1 (heard calling then seen drifting down on heath near Coastguard Lookout Tower), 2 Skylark, 1 pr Blackcap, 2 Whitethroat and 1 pr Stonechat. (R Creek, S Ellison)

Porthallow: 1 Red Kite over beach. (M Nattrass)

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