Friday 25th May 2018

Late news, 24/5, Newquay, Trevithick Manor Farm: 1 Barn Owl at 22:30. (S Grose)

Late news, 24/5, St Martin, Looe: juvenile Siskin, Greenfinch and Goldfinch all visiting garden feeder. (P Sharp)

Nanjizal: Honey Buzzard, Golden Oriole and Greenshank. (K Wilson)

Trewavas: 1 Red Kite. (C Richards)

Polgigga: 10 Red Kite together at 11:30. (M Coleman)

Charlestown: Red Kite being mobbed by Crows at 14:00. (N Best)

Truro: Red Kite over heading N at 17:00. (G May)

St Erth: 1 Red Kite east at 14:40. (MJ Spicer)

Walmsley Sanctuary: 35 Dunlin, 18 Bar-tailed Godwit , 7 Reed Warbler, 1 Sedge Warbler, 4 Gadwall, 1 Red-legged Partridge. Also 1 Brown Hare. (D Trevelyan)

Penzance, Lidden area: first juv Goldfinch seen on feeders for 2018. (T Mills)

Porthgwarra: passage of Swallows, House Martins and a few Swift at 100 per hour in off during afternoon. Also c10 Bottlenose Dolphin. (M Coleman)

Croft Pascoe: 1, possibly 2, Spotted Flycatcher, 3 Siskin, 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker, 4 Swift, Broad-bodied & Four-spotted Chasers, Azure & Large Red Damselflies. (J Hawkey K Dalziel)

St Martin, Looe: 4 Mistle Thrush feeding on web-forming caterpillar colony high up on hedge. (P Sharp)

Devoran Quay: 4 Whimbrel, 1 Black-tailed Godwit, 8 Dunlin, 2 Ringed Plover. (J Chapman)

Stithians: Cuckoo (J Chapman)

RSPB Scillonian Wildlife Tour: Penzance to Wolf Rock: 1 drake Eider, 26 Gannet, 25 Guillemot, 4 Puffin, 27 Herring Gull, 10 Great Back-backed Gull, 1 Kittiwake, 1 Sandwich Tern, 53 Manx Shearwater, 5 Fulmar, 1 Grey Heron, 2 Shag, 1 Cormorant, 1 Swallow, 1 Goldfinch and 1 Grey Seal. Wolf Rock to St Marys: 17 Great Black-backed Gull, 7 Guillemot, 8 Razorbill, 2 Fulmar, 15 Herring Gull, 4 Kittiwake, 1 Lesser Black-backed Gull, 1 Sandwich Tern, 7 Gannet, 1 Shag, 1 Oystercatcher, 3 Swallow, 3 House Martin, c3 Bottlenose Dolphin and 1 Harbour Porpoise. St Marys to Wolf Rock: 12 Herring Gull, 3 Kittiwake, 2 Puffin, 15 Great Black-backed Gull, 7 Shag, 5 Razorbill, 6 Guillemot, 10 Gannet, 21 Manx Shearwater and 3 Fulmar. Wolf Rock to Penzance: 14 Guillemot, 2 Swallow, 280 Manx Shearwater, 17 Gannet, 9 Great Black-backed Gull, 5 Razorbill, 1 Fulmar, 7 Kittiwake, 11 Herring Gull, 2 Lesser Black-backed Gull and 1 Shag. (DK Parker P Taylor)

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