Friday 2nd June 2017

Helston Loe Pool: 1 Great White Egret still there this evening on the edge of the reeds on the opposite side from Debigna. Also Cettis Warbler calling and nice raft of c 15 Swifts over. (P Fletcher)

Bude Marshes: At least 5 Sedge Warbler, 4 Reed Warbler, 1 Greenfinch, 2 Chaffinch, 2 Mute Swan, 1 Whitethroat, 6 Mallard and 8 juveniles, 2 Canada Geese and 5 juveniles, 11+ Swallow, 2 Blackbird, 2 Wren, 1 Blackcap, 2 Wood Pigeon, 5 Herring Gull. (H Kendall)

Looe Island: 3 Bar-tailed Godwit. (C Lewis)

Scillonian, Penzance to Wolf Rock & return: 7 Sandwich Tern, 61 Gannet, 763 Manx Shearwater, 46 Kittiwake, 23 Guillemot, 13 Fulmar, 3 Razorbill, 1 Storm Petrel, 1 Puffin. (P Taylor, H Mitchell) Wolf Rock to St Mary’s & return: 234 Manx Shearwater, 1 Razorbill, 9 Kittiwake, 4 Fulmar, 18 Gannet. (P Taylor, H Mitchell)

Pendeen: 6 Raven including 3 juveniles, 1 Buzzard, + Whitethroats, Stonechats, Linnets (Adam Hartley)

Penzance: Common Tern off Jubilee Pool, 12 Turnstone, 11 Dunlin roosting on Battery Rocks (Adam Hartley)

Common Tern, Adam Hartley

Marazion Marsh rspb Reserve: Hobby hunting over marsh & then sitting in Cheshire Homes trees, 4 Grey Herons, 2 Canada Geese + Cetti’s Warbler, Reed Warblers (Adam Hartley)

Hobby, Adam Hartley

Hayle bypass: Rose-ringed Parakeet (formerly Ring-necked Parakeet) flying over A30 at 16.40hrs. Likely to be a free flying individual from Paradise Park. (J Hawkey)

Nanjizal: 1 Saker Falcon, probable adult flew inland at 15:45.

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