Thursday 29th June 2017

Late News, 28/06, Walmsley Sanctuary: 1 Cattle Egret with cattle on reserve at Walmsley  – present most of the morning. (M Ellis, S Woof)

Drift reservoir:  95 Swift (D. Flumm)

Penzance: 1 Wryneck in garden at Britons Hill.

Scillonian crossing:  c350 Manx Shearwater, 2 Sooty Shearwater, c 200 Gannet. 2 Puffin, 3 Kittiwake. 6 Greater Black-backed Gull, 2 Black-headed Gull, 1 f Eider. (D Chadwick)

Marazion Beach: 4 Roseate Tern (all with ring on each leg) 10 Common Tern, 3 Sandwich Tern, 10 Mediterranean Gull, 2 Dunlin, 1 Sanderling and 1 Ringed Plover on beach at high tide this evening. (P St Pierre, MJ Spicer) 4 sum plum Roseate Tern (all ringed) on the beach below Jordan’s café this evening with 10 Common Tern. Also 25 Curlew, 1 Sanderling, 1 Dunlin, 10+ Med Gull and 2 Sand Martin on Longrock Pool. (R Veal)

Roseate Terns at Marazion – top row Reuben Veal, bottom row Mike Spicer

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