Tuesday 15th May 2018

Late news, 13/5, Whipsiderry: Escaped Canary with white tail feathers on the coastal path. (Per J Rance CWT)

Late news, 14/5, Porthgwarra: 3 Pomarine Skua and a Minke Whale, plus Redpoll and Siskin over. (J Lawman)

Late news, 14/5, Lizard: 2 Red Kite feeding on fields around the point. (T Blunden)

Red Kite – Tony Blunden

Red Kite – Tony Blunden

St Buryan: Purple Heron circled pools to the south briefly, before heading SW. (J Lawman)

Newlyn harbour: 1 2cy Iceland Gull. (M Elliot)

Frogpool, Truro: 2 Red Kite at 12:30. (K Ferguson)

Cape Cornwall golf course: 4 Red Kite NE this morning. (PA Fraser)

Davidstow Airfield: Red Kite over at 12:00. (N Page)

Watergate, Bodmin Moor: Redstart singing in village. Cuckoo heard nearby. (N Page)

St Ives: 1 Red Kite spotted over Polmanter Touring Park approx 10:15, heading east. (L Dudley)

Sancreed: 4 Red Kite north 14:25, 2 Cuckoo, 1 Garden Warbler. (D Flumm)

Rame Head: 1 Spotted Flycatcher. (B Taggart)

Wendron (Three Cross): 1 Red Kite. (G Adams)

St Erth: 4 Red Kite east between 12:50 – 16:00 (MJ & GH Spicer)

Ludgvan: 1 Red Kite over. (R Menari)

Sharp Tor, Bodmin Moor: Red Kite drifted NW, also 2 Wheatear, 8 Swift and Cuckoo. (M Beer)

Goonhilly: Cuckoo. (C Richards)

St Austell:  Par Beach 1 Grey Heron inshore, 1Red Kite flew over the lake at 3.30 pm. (C Hooper)

Grey Heron – C Hooper

Red Kite – C Hooper

Kenwyn: 2 Red Kite east at 4pm. Also Blue Tit, Blackbird, Song Thrush, Linnet, Wren, Dunnock and Chiffchaff all nesting here (D Eva)

Roseworthy by-pass, near Camborne: Red Kite over. (R Phillips)

Marazion: 12 Sanderling and 1 Whimbrel on the beach and 1 sum plum Great Northern Diver close inshore. (DK Parker)

Marazion Marsh RSPB: c50 House Martin. (DK Parker)

Golant: Red Kite drifted northwards. (S Hunkin)

Lanteglos: Red Kite flying over fields. (I Shetland)

Maer Lake: 500+ Swallows and Sand Martins (no House Martins or Swifts), 2 Black-tailed Godwit, 3 Dunlin. (B Craven)

Lizard Point: 4 ad Pomarine Skua and 8 ad Great Northern Diver. (T Blunden)

Truro: 11 Red Kite over Waitrose this evening. (J Chapple)

Mermaid II pelagic: 2 Red Kite over St Loy and pod of 12 Bottle-nosed Dolphin off Penberth. (M Elliot)

Porthtowan: 1 Red Kite going east at 1.35pm. 1 Osprey going east at 1.50pm. (S Croft)

Portreath: 1 Red Kite going south at 2.50pm. (S Croft)

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