Wednesday 29th June 2016

Porthgwarra: 07:00 to 13:00, 16 Fulmar, 4 Sooty Shearwater, 3 Storm Petrel, 4 Great Skua, 1 ad Pomarine Skua, 12 Kittiwake, 2 Sandwich Tern, 4 Common Tern, 44 Puffin, 16 auk sp and 4 Common Dolphin. Also 340 Manx Shearwater and 285 Gannet in the first hour. (DK Parker, MD Wallace) Also 1 Arctic Skua (dark phase). (P Fraser)

Drift Reservoir (members only): c50 Swift. (DK Parker)

Bude: 2 Grey Heron, 2 Mute Swan with 3 cygnets, 1 Cetti’s Warbler, 2 Chiffchaff, 4 Stonechat plus 2 juveniles being fed, 3 Black-headed Gull and 1 Song Thrush (H Wilkins)

Hayle Estuary RSPB Reserve, Lelant Saltings: 1 Dalmation Pelican, 55 Curlew, 1 1s Spoonbill, 6 Canada Goose goslings. Ryans Field: 4 Oystercatcher chicks, 2 juv Pied Wagtail. Carnsew Pool: 1 1s Spoonbill, 1 Greenshank, 2 imm Mediterranean Gull, 1 juv Black-headed Gull and 1 Kingfisher. (R Butts, R Veal) Also 6 Common Sandpiper. (B Dodd)

RButts_Pelican+Spoonbill_290616Dalmation Pelican dwarfing a Spoonbill, Roger Butts

Chapel Porth: 2 Skylark. (V Lishman)

Pendeen: 1 Sooty Shearwater and 2 Great Skua.

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