Sunday 31st May 2015

Ruan Lanihorne: A pair of Grey Wagtail feeding young at nest at Sett Bridge. (C Hughes)

Hayle Estuary RSPB Reserve: 1 Whimbrel and 1 2cy Ring-billed Gull still present and 6 Little Egret. (R Creek)

RCreek_RBGull1_310515  RCreek_RBGull2_310515Ring-billed Gull, Rob Creek RCreek_RBGull3_310515 

 

RCreek_Whimbrel2_310515Whimbrel, RCreek_Whimbrel1_310515Rob Creek

Falmouth, off Gyllyngvase Beach: 2 Great Northern Diver in summer plumage near the 8 knot buoys. (J St Ledger)

Pendeen Watch: 1 European Storm-petrel also 3,000 Manx Shearwater along with 30 Kittiwakes and 30 Guillemots between 09:10 & 11:10. (BR Field)

Drift Reservoir (members only): 3 Dunlin, 100+ Swift, 50+ House Marin, 20 Swallow and 1 Sand Martin. (S Williams, BR Field)

Dunlin Drift Reservoir Cornwall 31515 BR FieldDunlin, Brian Field
BField_Swift_310515Swift, Brian Field BField_House Martin_310515House Martin, Brian Field

Marazion Marsh RSPB: 4 Mute Swan, 4 Canada Geese plus 5 & 3+ goslings, 2 hybrid geese, 7 Mallard plus 2 duckling, 7 Grey Heron, 1 Little Egret, 3 Moorhen, 2 Little Grebe, c150 Swift, c50 Swallow, c80 House Martin, 4 Sand Martin, 2 Reed Bunting, 1 Whitethroat, 2 Stonechat and 2 Cetti’s Warbler plus Sedge and Reed Warblers. Also 4 Otters including at least 2 cubs. (DK Parker)

Marazion: c100 Sanderling, 9 Dunlin, 6 Oystercatcher and 6 Whimbrel on the beach plus 2 Barrel Jellyfish. (DK Parker)

Cot Valley: 1 female Cuckoo flying quickly down the valley into low cover, 1 Common Buzzard, 2 Kestrel, 1 Gannet, 2 Manx Shearwater, 1 Meadow Pipit and 1 Goldcrest in a pine tree. (R Creek, S Ellison)

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