Thursday 6th July 2017

Polgigga: 1s female Amur Falcon on wires this evening but mobile, appeared to go to roost at 21:25. (M Wallace) Please park safely and considerately, the roads are very narrow and frequently used by large farm machinery. Limited parking on the roadside between Polgigga and Raftra Farm, also by the cricket pitch and green at Trethewey. On no account drive along or park on Bosistow Lane, as this is a private road!

Amur Falcon, Dave Parker

Amur Falcon, Dave Parker

Amur Falcon, M Wallace

Walmsley: 4+ Cattle Egret. (B Rankine)

Cattle Egret, Barry Rankine

Cattle Egret, Barry Rankine

Davidstow: Adult Yellow-legged Gull. (J Mitchell)

Yellow-legged Gull, Jon Mitchell

Mount Hawke: 21 Starlings (adult and juvenile mix) squabbling at feeders, flew up onto wires to be counted at 07:30 in private garden, 1 Sparrowhawk. (RB Girling)

Rock: 1 male sparrowhawk from private garden. (S Grose)

Truro: 2 Crossbill calling and flying around fir trees in Trewinnard area this morning. (S Rogers)

Drift Reservoir: 5 Common Sandpiper. (M Wallace)

St Gothian Sands: 1 juv Dipper on Red River. (P Freestone, MJ Spicer)

Dipper, Mike Spicer

Boscastle: No sign of the Woodchat Shrike despite extensive searching, 15+ Swifts, 1 Whitethroat, 1 Raven. (H Kendall & B Bryne)

Rame Head: 20+ Whitethroat, 1m Yellowhammer in approximately a square mile. (R Napp)

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