Sunday 5th June 2016

Late news, 4/6, Bosigran: 2 Willow Warbler, 2 Whitethroat and 3 Linnet. (B Toms, M Curtis)

Looe, near Barcelona: 1 pr Grey Wagtail nesting in open garage, pair have already fledged one brood this year. The second nest is in an ornamental bucket. (D Thorpe)

Drift Reservoir (members only): 1 ad Dalmatian Pelican until 9:28 am in NE arm then in NW arm until 9:36 am then flew WNW. Also 2 Great Crested Grebe (1 on nest), c175 Canada Goose, 13 Greylag Goose, 1 probable Egyptian x Canada Goose hybrid, 2 Whitethroat. Youngsters included 3 Mallards, 7 Canada Goose, 1 Grey Heron, 3 Magpie, 2 Crow, 3 Long Tailed Tit. (R Veal) The Dalmatian Pelican returned at 15.40.

RVeal_LTTit_050616juvenile Long-tailed Tit, Reuben Veal

The Lizard, Hot Point: 30 Storm Petrel ringed last night including a recapture of a locally ringed bird from July 2015. (M Grantham)

Cardinham: 1 m Yellowhammer. (R Augarde)

Yellowhammer, Richard Augarde

Bude: 2 Cetti’s Warbler, 1 Reed Bunting, 2 Reed Warbler, 1 Sedge Warbler, 1 Wren, 2 Mute Swan and 3+ cygnet, 2 Chiffchaff and 1 Cormorant (H Wilkins)

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Colliford Reservoir and Dozmary Pool: 456 Canada Goose, 5 Cormorant, 5 Great Crested Grebe, 3 Grey Heron, 2 Little Egret, 24 Mallard+6 juvs, 2 Coot, 5 Lapwing, 6 Great Black-backed Gull,12 Lesser Black-backed Gull, 22 Herring Gull, 9 Black-headed Gull, 6 Buzzard, 105 Carrion Crow, 35 Jackdaw, 10 Magpie, 3 Wood Pigeon, 4 Stock Dove, 5 Cuckoo, 13 Blackbird, 2 Wheatear, 1 Stonechat, 11 Meadow Pipit, 7 Skylark, 6 Pied Wagtail, 17 Starling, 31 Swallow, 32 House Sparrow, 2 Robin, 4 Dunnock, 5 Wren, 1 Reed Bunting, 16 Chaffinch, 4 Goldfinch, 5 Linnet, 1 Sedge Warbler, 3 Willow Warbler, 13 Rabbit and several amorous Carp.  (DAConway)

Ludgvan Churchtown 9am: 1 Green Woodpecker on private lawn. (R Creek)

Sennen Cove walk to Lands End 1pm: 50+ Guillemot / Razorbill mixed, 2 Stonechat and 3 Harbour Porpoise. (R Creek)

Hayle Estuary RSPB Reserve, Ryan’s Field approx 6pm: 1 imm Spoonbill, 15+ Little Egret, 4 Curlew, 1 Whimbrel and 1 Kingfisher. (R Creek)

Croft Pascoe Wood: 3 Cuckoo, 1 Tawny Owl. (J Selby, G Adams)

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