Wednesday 18th May 2016

Late news, 17/5, Land’s End: 1 f Black-headed Wagtail at end of cycle path.

Hayle Estuary, Lelant Saltings:1 Dalmatian Pelican at 07.20 (Paul St Pierre) Later 7 Oystercatcher, 5 Whimbrel and 1 Curlew. (R Veal) 1 Hobby over this evening. (M Halliday)  Ryan’s Field: 1 imm Spoonbill, 2 Whimbrel, 1 nesting Oystercatcher. Also on adjacent pool, 4 Mallard (2 ducklings) and 1 Reed Warbler. (R Veal, D Parker)

SWilliams_DPelican_170516Dalmatian Pelican at Drift yesterday, Sam Williams

Praa Sands: 1 Gull-billed Tern on beach with Sandwich Terns. (M Southam)

Penzance: 1 Osprey over the harbour this morning.

Marazion: 3 Sandwich Tern on the beach. (DK Parker)

Drift Reservoir (members only): 1 Osprey fishing early morning.

Cot Valley: 1 m Lesser Whitethroat, singing. (N Wheatley)

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