Saturday 9th July 2016

Late news 8/7 St Ives: 1 ad Med Gull on Porthmeor Beach. (R Veal)

Boat Cove: 1 1s Hudsonian Whimbrel.

St John’s Lake: 1 ad Dalmatian Pelican until 10:20 at least plus 1f Long-tailed Duck.

Lizard Point: 1 Cory’s Shearwater, 2300 Manx Shearwater per hour, 1 Pomarine Skua and 3 Puffin past plus 1 juv Yellow-legged Gull on reef. (T Blunden)

Porthgwarra: 1 Sooty Shearwater and 2 Bonxie. (R Wilkins)

St Gothian Sands LNR: 2 Mute Swan plus 5 young, 2 Shelduck plus 8 young, 1m Pochard, 1 Little Egret, 3 Dabchick plus 1 young, 3 Moorhen plus 4 you, 1 Coot, 1 sp Black-tailed Godwit, 7 Dunlin, 2 Black-headed Gull and 2+ singing male Reed Bunting. (MJ Spicer)

Bude: 2 Mute Swan with 3 cygnets, 1 Black-headed Gull, 2 Stonechat, 3 Meadow Pipit, 6+ Skylark, 1 Fulmar and 3 Wheatear (H Wilkins)

Carnsew Basin: 1 1s Spoonbill.

Clodgy Point, St Ives: 1 Grey Seal. (A James – photos)

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Stithians Reservoir: 4 Great Spotted Woodpecker (2 adult, 2 juv) on the feeders also 2 Jay. (J St Ledger)

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Walmsley Sanctuary: 2 Mute Swan, 1 Shelduck, 153 Mallard, 4 Teal, 2 Grey Heron, 2 Little Egret, 3 Little Grebe, 12 Moorhen (including 1 fluffy chick), 12+ Med Gull, c250 Black-headed Gull, 1 Lesser Black-backed Gull, 2 Herring Gull, 1 Dunlin and c20 Swift. (DK Parker)

MJS & DKP