Tuesday 30th May 2017

Late news, 29/5, Kynance Cove: Red kite spotted just south. (L Pallett)

Hayle Estuary RSPB: Temminck’s Stint still on Ryan’s Field. (A Hartley)

Temminck’s Stint, Adam Hartley

Pendeen: 1 Buzzard, 1 Pied Wagtail, 2 Linnet, 1 Whitethroat. (A Hartley)

Penzance: 1 m Eider. (D Collins)

Charlestown: 1 juv 1 m Blue Tit. (D Hastilow)

Blue Tit fledgling, David Hastilow

Pendower to Porthbean via Treluggan Cliffs: 3 Great Northern Diver, (sum. pl., one calling),1pr Shelduck with 2 ducklings remaining from the 7 that hatched, 2 other pairs Shelduck. Fledgings: Wrens, Blue Tits, Long-tailed Tits. I pr Bullfinches. Linnets. Goldfinches, Stonechat, Kestrel, Buzzard. Common Lizard. (J. Driver).

Shelduck and ducklings, James Driver

Common Lizard, James Driver

Menheniot: 1 Red Kite circling low over grassy field.

Bartinney Downs:Red Kite at 16.40hrs drifting SW into the wind towards St Just Airfield

Butter’s Tor Marsh: 20 Black-headed Gull with 7 occupied nests (D.Eva )

Garrow: 3 pairs of Whinchat, 2 Lesser Redpoll, 1 Hobby, 3 Cuckoo, 1 Spotted Flycatcher (D.Eva)

Goss Moor: Buzzard with a grey squirrel prey in it’s talons. (A Tregunna)

Newquay: 2 Red Kite over boating lake at 3pm. (D Ensor)

Drift Reservoir (members only): 5 Willow Warbler, 2 young Long-tailed Tit, 2 Stock Dove, 2 Cormorant, 3 young Canada Goose. (R Veal)

Cormorant, Reuben Veal

St Gothian Sands LNR: 1 Barnacle Goose, 1m Reed Bunting, 4+ Coot and 2 Manx Shearwater offshore. (R Veal)

Croft Pascoe: 4+ Spotted Flycatcher. (R Veal)

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