Sunday 3rd July 2016

Late news 28/6 Park Head, Nr Bed Steps: 2 imm Wheatear, 2 pr Stonechat with young, 6 Oystercatcher, 12 Linnet, 6 Skylark and 2 Kestrel. (D Thomas)

Late news 1/7 Crantock beach area: 3 Whitethroat (1pr feeding young), 2pr Stonechat, 3 Skylark, 15 Fulmar sitting on nest and 6 Gannet. (D Thomas)

Trenow Cove: 1 Hudsonian Whimbrel at 07:50 also 1 Great Northern Diver offshore. (H Wright) Hudsonian Whimbrel again roosting on rocks with 44 Curlew and 3 Whimbrel from 12.45pm -3.30pm when it flew towards Boat Cove. (M McKee)

Drift Reservoir (members only): 2 Great Crested Grebes carrying weed to a new nest, 2 Garden Warbler, 6 Greylag Goose, 10 Swift and 2 Bullfinch. Juveniles included 3 Wrens, 2 Moorhen, 3 Grey Heron, 2 Mallard and 1 Willow Warbler. (R Veal)

Bude Marsh/Canal: 1 Grey Heron, 1 Reed Bunting, 5 Sedge Warblers, 1 Reed Warbler, 2 Chiffchaff, 1 f Mallard with 6 ducklings, 1 Wren and 2 Water Vole (H Wilkins)

Widemouth: 3 Stonechat, 1 Kestrel, 7 Linnet and 4 Skylark (H Wilkins)

Porthgwarra: 5 Pom Skua between 06:30 and 14:00.also 1 Minke Whale and Risso’s Dolphin.

Hayle Estuary RSPB: 1s Spoonbill still.

MJS & DKP