Saturday 13th June 2015

Ringing Report, Red Kite: The wing tagged Red Kite photographed by Linton Proctor on Tuesday has been identified and details of the bird can be found here.

Late news, 12/6, St Erth: 1 pr Linnet and 1pr Yellowhammer. (MJ Spicer)

Maenporth: 1 Osprey in off the sea and heading inland northwards. (C Smith)

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Downderry: 46 Common Scoter, 46 Gannet, 4 Manx Shearwater, 2 Kittiwake, 2 Razorbill, a Mediterranean Gull and a Pomarine Skua flew west before 0745 this morning. (A Payne)

Trevaylor Woods: 1 Song Thrush, 5 Robin, 3 Blackbird, 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker, 4 Chiffchaff and 1 Curlew in surrounding fields. (J FitzGerald-Patrick)

Drift Reservoir (members only): 2 Mute Swan, 141 Canada Geese plus broods of 9, 7, 4 & 4 goslings, 12 hybrid geese, 19 Greylag, 1 Bar-headed Goose, 2 Muscovy Duck, 1 Mandarin Duck, 17 Mallard with 2 ducklings, 1 Call Duck, 1 Teal, 1 Tufted Duck, 4 Great Crested Grebe plus 2 young, 1 Cormorant, 1 Grey Heron, 2 Buzzard, 1 Coot, 3 Moorhen plus 3 chicks, 36 Herring Gull, 3 Lesser Black-backed Gull, c10 Swift, 6 Linnet, 4 Whitethroat, 2+ Reed Warbler, 2 Sedge Warbker, 3 Chiffchaff and 2 Willow Warbler. (DK Parker)

Marazion Marsh RSPB Reserve: 4 Mute Swan, 4 Canada Geese plus 5 & 3+ goslings, 1 hybrid goose, 14 Mallard plus 4 duckling, 8 Grey Heron, 2 Little Egret, 6 Moorhen plus 2 broods of 1 chick, 2 Little Grebe, 2 Buzzard, 1 Hobby, 1 Reed Bunting, 2 Stonechat plus 4 young and 2 Cetti’s Warbler plus Reed & Sedge Warblers. (DK Parker)

Marazion: 2 Whimbrel on the beach. (DK Parker)

Hayle Estuary RSPB Reserve: 1s Ring-billed Gull again on the estuary. Kingfisher; Reed Bunting at Ryan`s Field. (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

Trevean: 1 Hobby. (M Wallace)

Polgigga: 1 Hoopoe on cricket pitch. (K Wilson)

Newquay: 1 pr Barn Owl and 1 m Bullfinch. (A&S Doel)

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