Thursday 2nd August 2018

Late news, 1/8, Chapel Point: 619 Manx Shearwater,17 Balearic Shearwater, 2 Sooty Shearwater, 2 Puffin, 2 Whimbrel, 1 Curlew, 5 Mediterranean Gull, 3 Common Tern (1 adult , 2 juvenile) this evening. (B Bosisto)

Maer Lake: 1 immature Marsh Harrier again, actively hunting at waters edge and nearby farmland, frequently alighting, from 13.10 and still present 30 minutes later, also 11 Teal, 2 Black-tailed Godwit, 1 Whimbrel, 1 Green Sandpiper. (S Gale and H Kendall)

Drift Reservoir (members only): 1 Wood Sandpiper, 1 Pectoral Sandpiper, 3 Green Sandpiper, 4 Common Sandpiper, 1 Whimbrel, 100 Swift (D Eva)

Stithians Reservoir: 25 Curlew, 2 Ringed Plover,1 Green Sandpiper, 5 Common Sandpiper, 1 Whimbrel, 2 Curlew, 2 Ringed Plover, 4 Lapwing, 3 Snipe, from Stuart Hutchings hide. 11 Grey Heron at Golden Lion cut-off. (J St Ledger, G Adams)

Marazion: 22 Ringed Plover, 17 Sanderling, 3 Dunlin, 5 Turnstone, 3 Sandwich Tern on Beach. (R Veal)

Marazion Marsh RSPB: Eclipse drk Teal, 1 Gadwall on Longrock Pool. (R Veal)

Geevor: 3 Wheatears. (A Hartley)

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