Thursday 10th August 2017

Late News: 09/09, Walmsley: Confirmation that yesterdays ringed Glossy Ibis was ringed as a chick this season at Donana National Park, Spain. (P Roseveare)

Lizard Point 06:30 – 10:15: 1 Great Shearwater, 4 Sooty Shearwater, 12 Balearic Shearwater, 2 Storm Petrel. (D Bedford)

Scillonian III crossing am: 3 Cory’s Shearwater, 4 Great Shearwater, 4 Sooty Shearwater, 1 Balearic Shearwater, 15+ Storm Petrel this morning. Return crossing:  1 Fin Whale (P Taylor)

Treen cliff seawatch (14:00-16:30): 1 Sooty Shearwater, 1 Storm Petrel, 5 Common Scoter west. Hundreds of Manx Shearwaters feeding up to 3 miles offshore plus 6 Risso’s Dolphin (in pods of 2 and 4, the former thought to be the 2 seen at Porthgwarra 8th August), c100 Common Dolphin in 3-4 pods and a single pod of c20 Harbour Porpoise (D Flumm)

Porthgwarra: 4 Great Shearwater, 5 Balearic Shearwater and 20+ Sooty Shearwater.

Penzance Pelagic this eve: 15 Great Shearwater, 1 Cory’s Shearwater, 5 Balearic Shearwater, 25 Sooty Shearwater, 1000+ Manx Shearwater, 18 Storm Petrel, 3 Bonxie, 3 Arctic Tern, 1 Minke Whale, 30 Common Dolphin. (S Rogers, L Wilkins, M Elliott).

Sooty Shearwater – Steve Rogers

Great Shearwater – Steve Rogers

Minke Whale – Steve Rogers

Nanjizal: 247 birds ringed and 2 controls, including 158 Sedge Warbler, 44 Willow Warbler, 9 Reed Warbler, 3 Grasshopper Warbler, 13 Whitethroat, 3 Garden Warbler, 1 Melodious Warbler. (K Wilson)

Walmsley Sanctuary: 20 Black-tailed Godwit, 81 Dunlin, 1 Shoveler, 4 Cattle Egret (inc 1 juvenile), 2 Glossy Ibis2 Stoat. (B Bosisto) Also 2 Clouded Yellow butterflies. (D Thomas)

Clouded Yellow, Dave Thomas

Grey Heron, Dave Thomas

Glossy Ibis, Dave Thomas

Cattle Egret, Dave Thomas

Camel Estuary: 16 Dunlin, 19 Redshank, 2 Common Tern (1 ad,1 juv ),1 Bar-headed Goose, 9 Whimbrel, 2 Common Sandpiper, 346 Curlew,1 Ringed Plover, 1 Clouded Yellow butterfly. (B Bosisto)

Penzance: Hundreds of Jackdaw coming to roost in the town  every evening, alighting on any prominence before moving to the trees for the night. (R Phillips)

Jackdaws, Roy Phillips

Jackdaws, Roy Phillips

Siblyback Reservoir: 3 Green Sandpiper, 3 Common Sandpiper, 1 Great Crested Grebe, 14 Little Grebe, Kingfisher, Little Egret, 2 Redstart, Spotted Flycatcher and 5 Wheatear. (The water level is very high still, not much exposed mud). (P Phillips)

Collyford Reservoir: 2 Common Sandpiper, 14 Wheatear and 1 White Wagtail. (C Buckland)

Rock helipad field: 2 Mistle Thrush, 16 Greenfinch. Porthilly Farm: 16 Mediterranean Gull feeding on insects. (S grose)

St Buryan: 1 Spotted Flycatcher. (M Bishop)

Perranuthnoe: 8 Little Egret, c30 Curlew, c8 Dunlin, c8 Ringed Plover, 6 Oystercatcher, 1 Whimbrel (Adam Hartley)

Tregonetha Downs: 1 Barn Owl. (S grose)

Hayle Estuary RSPB (6 7pm): 6 Greenshank, 1 Whimbrel, 6 Dunlin, 2 Black-tailed Godwit, 1 Ringed Plover. (M Puxley)

Nanquidno valley: Begging/calling juvenile Tawny Owls in sycamores. (M Puxley)

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Saturday 17th June 2017

Ponsongath: 1 Red-rumped Swallow at 17.40. (J Foster)

Marazion Marsh RSPB: 1 Melodious Warbler, probable reported in sallows.

Rainbows End Nursery,Godolphin Hill: 1 Red Kite. (S Yandall)

Penzance: 1 Red Kite  this afternoon c1700 hrs., circled higher until of sight.  (R Phillips)

Men-an-Tol: 5+ Grasshopper Warbler, 4 Willow Warbler, c10 Whitethroat, 1m Bullfinch, 2 Cuckoo (heard only). (R Veal)

Grasshopper Warbler, Reuben Veal

Middle Taphouse: 1 Tawny Owl flying across unclassified road. (D Thorpe)

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Friday 26th May 2017

Late news, 22/5, Newlyn East Downs: 1 Cuckoo. (B Bosistow)

Late news, 25/5, St Austell: 2 Red Kite over Daniels Lane. (B Bosistow)

Late news, 25/5, Morvah to Madron road: 1 Red Kite. (D Monk)

Late news, 25/5, Chyrase, Millpool: 2 Red Kite over. (J Laity)

Late news, 25/5, Connor Downs: 34 Red Kite over 12:45-14:30. Plus adult Hobby. (P Freestone)

Late news, 25/5, Carleen: 8 Red Kite over going towards Helston c17:00. (M Steer)

Walmsley Sanctuary: 1 Marsh Harrier hunting, Shelduck with 3 young, 2 Mistle Thrush, 2 Reed Warbler, 8 Sedge Warbler, 7 Gadwall, 1 Shoveler, 1 Spotted Flycatcher, 2 Red-legged Partridge. (A Piper)

Marsh Harrier – Alex Piper

Nanjizal: 1 Melodious Warbler this morning. (K Wilson)

Penzance, Battery Rocks: 4 Purple Sandpiper on evening high tide. (P Taylor, H Mitchell, S Cowlishaw)

Lower Predannack: 1 Hobby (over). (J St Ledger)

Croft Pascoe: 1 Red Kite (over), 2 Spotted Flycatcher, 4 Stonechat (2 adults feeding 2 young), 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker, 1 Cuckoo. (J St Ledger)

Red Kite – John St Ledger

Mullion Cove: 2 Red Kite flew over at 10:00 heading south. (J Allely) 2 Red Kite at 15:00. (D Wright)

Tresillian: Red Kite over at 10:35 being harassed by Herring Gull. (A Nicholson)

St Gennys: this morning from 10am single Red Kites drifting through hamlet working the valley, looking for food, mostly heading towards Bude (east), some birds turning back west inland. (N Bastin)

Porthleven: 1 Red Kite circling over at 11:00. (I Parsons) 3 Red Kite (15:00-16:00). (I Maclean)

Pendower: 2 Red Kite. (J Driver)

Red Kites – James Driver

Creegbrawse, Chacewater: 2 Red Kite low over field of cut grass at 11:00. (B Toms)

Praa: 24 Red Kite from Rosudgeon over Praa 10:10 to 10:40. (R. Teague)

Minack Theatre: 12+ Red Kite all morning. (R Hosken)

Sancreed: Red Kites all day but moving in all directions so impossible to estimate how many birds involved. Up to 12 at any one time. (D Flumm)

Red Kite – Dave Flumm

Leswidden, St Just: 4 Red Kite. (D Flumm)

St Just: 5 Red Kite. (D Flumm)

Kenidjack: 4 Red Kite. Also 1 Red-veined Darter dragonfly, several Painted Lady and Red Admiral butterflies & 3 Silver-y moths. (D Flumm)

Falmouth: up to 20 Red Kite spotted from Falmouth golf club, moving east along the coastline. (B Norris)

Newquay: 2 Red Kite over Pargolla Road 11:45, 5 at 14.45, 7 drifted over the Treloggan area at 16:50. (D Grose)

Gannel Estuary: 1 Red Kite E at 16:00, 2 E at 16:30. (S Rowe)

St Buryan: 4 Red Kite over west 08:30-08:50; 2 more present at 17:00. (P Taylor, H Mitchell, S Cowlishaw)

Land’s End Airport: 1 Red Kite at 15:35. (P Taylor, H Mitchell, S Cowlishaw)

Wherrytown, Penzance: 3 Red Kite east 15:35. (D Flumm)

Gulval, Penzance: 1 Red Kite east 16:00. (D Flumm)

Alverton, Penzance: 2 Red Kite east 16:20.(D Flumm)

Lostwithiel: 1 Red Kite at 09:00 high up and slowly drifting south. (E Mayhew)

West Taphouse: 2 Red Kite at 17:00. (E Mayhew)

Kemyel Crease: 1 Red Kite at 11:30. (M McKee)

Lamorna: 5 Red Kite at 11:50 and 5 at 17:45. (M McKee)

Windmill Farm: 15 Red Kite at 10:45. 1 Cuckoo. 3 Red Veined Darters in the afternoon. (D Wright)

Porkellis: 1 Red Kite at 16:30. (D Wright)

St Austell: 4 Red Kite over Daniels Lane. (B Bosistow)

Constantine: 11 Red Kite over towards Lizard. (J & D Chapman)

St Ives: 3 Red Kite. (J & D Chapman)

St Ives to Helston: 5 Red Kite. (J & D Chapman)

Culdrose: 1 Red Kite. (J & D Chapman)

Lizard Downs: 50 Red Kite (11:00-12:30). (I Maclean)

Penryn: 3 Red Kite SW at 07:55. (C Benton) 7 Red Kite over at 12:00. (A Lamerton) 7 Red Kite 13:00-14:00. (I Maclean)

Helston: 4 Red Kite (3 at 10:30, 1 at 14:30)

Millbrook: 3 Red Kite over at 11:45 drifting west. (B Taggart)

Camborne: 1 Red Kite E at 08:55. (C Benton)

Threemilestone: 2 Red Kite at 12:20. (C Benton)

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Friday 23rd September 2016

Late news 22/9 Camel Estuary: One Dalmatian Pelican observed at 17:00 feeding in shallow sea and walking on low tide sand bar in Padstow and Rock Camel Estuary overlooking Porthilly. It remained for over an hour flying from one area of the sandbank to another. (J Tudor) It was later seen that evening in Daymer Bay. (per DI Julian)

Late news 22/9 Long Rock: 1 summer-plumaged Red-throated Diver on sea, 4 Sandwich Tern, 4 Mediterranean Gull. (P St Pierre, DS Flumm)

RSPB Scillonian Wildlife Cruise, Penzance to Wolf Rock: 1 drake Eider, 1 Shag, 440 Gannet, 6 Great Black-backed Gull, 3 Guillemot, 1 Cory’s Shearwater, 1 Fulmar, 1 Balearic Shearwater, 1 Manx Shearwater, 2 Razorbill, 5 Common Dolphin. Wolf Rock to St Mary’s: 120 Gannet, 1 Fulmar, 1 Great Skua, 4 Grey Phalarope, 2 Harbour Porpoise, 2 Common Dolphin. (P Taylor & H Mitchell)

Camel Estuary, Padstow/Rock: 1 Dalmatian Pelican observed off Porthilly at 17:20, sitting alongside a group of gulls feeding in the shallows on a falling tide, still present at 7pm. (J Tudor, DI Julian et al.)

Rame: Northern Willow Warbler in Penlee Battery car park. (A Pearson) Also 1 Ring Ouzel at farm.

Gwithian: 3 Turnstone, c.14 Sanderling and c.20 Ringed Plover on beach in morning, 1 Raven over. (D Jenkins) 1 juv Rose-coloured Starling with Starling flock still at Churchtown near campsite. (MJ Spicer)

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Rose-coloured Starling, M Spicer

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Rose-coloured Starling, M Spicer

Godrevy: 4 Ringed Plover on beach in afternoon. (D Jenkins)

Chyandour Cliffs: 1 male Eider, 1 Guillemot (P St Pierre, DS Flumm)

Redruth: 1 Wryneck in private garden all day again. (R Franklin, W Chegwidden)

Hayle Estuary, Carnsew Pool: 3 Pintail (f/imm), 15 Mediterranean Gull, 16 Bar-tailed Godwit, 3 Grey Plover, 2 Knot, 3 Greenshank and 6 Dunlin. (J Hawkey, K Dalziel, DK Parker)

Stithians Reservoir: 1 Little Stint, 4 Common Sandpiper, 1 Whimbrel, 2 Grey Plover, 1 Dunlin, 1 Curlew, 7+ Wheatear, 11 Teal. Also 1 Osprey circling over. (J St Ledger, S Votier)

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Little Stint, J St Ledger

Porth Joke: 1 Hoopoe flew down the valley at 5.30pm chased by Jackdaws and headed up into the fields between Treago Mill and West Pentire. Also 4 Chiffchaff, 1 Blackcap, 12 Stonechat. (S Rowe)

Nanjizal Valley: 92 birds ringed including 33 Chiffchaff, 37 Blackcap, 2 Goldcrest, 2 Reed Warbler, 1 Sedge Warbler, 1 Garden Warbler, 3 Willow Warbler, 1 Wryneck, 1 Melodious Warbler. (K Wilson)

Codda Downs: 1 Short-eared Owl. (I Bennallick & D Pearman)

West Looe River: 1 Kingfisher off  Trenant Point. (S Street)

Calenick Creek, Truro: 1 Osprey this afternoon, caught a mullet on its second attempt. Also 13 Greenshank, 57 Redshank, 1 Kingfisher. (C Benton)

River Fal/Truro River Junction: 2 Osprey fishing at sunset. One with blue/white Darvic ring possibly “NY2” (J Irvine – photos, B Osman & H Osman)

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Kenidjack: 7 Choughs and  pair of Ravens. (R Butts)

Davidstow Airfield: 1 juv Rose-coloured Starling still.

Porthgwarra: 1 Red-backed Shrike still at Porth Loe.

Restronguet Creek: 1 Osprey.

Kingsmill Lake, Tamar Estuary: 1 Curlew Sandpiper.

 

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Sunday 27th September 2015

Late news, 26/9 Marazion Marsh RSPB: 1 Bittern still, by water gauge in dog walking area. (per DK Parker)

Late news, 26/9 Croft Pascoe: 1 Little Stint. (C Benton)

Porthgwarra: 1 Melodious Warbler and 1 Marsh Harrier over. (A Goddard)

Porthcurno: 1 Red-rumped Swallow briefly at the turning off the B3315. (F Hull, B Dodd)

Land’s End: 2 Yellow-browed Warbler, 1 Yellow Wagtail, 1 Tree Pipit, 150 Meadow Pipit, 50+ Siskin, 10 Magpie, 1 Reed Bunting and 3 Swallow. (P St Pierre) Also 1 Hobby. (B Field – photo)

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Trevilly: 1 Willow Warbler, 1 Yellow Wagtail, 6 Blackcap, 15 Siskin and 4 Swallow. (P St Pierre)

Treave Common: 1 Whinchat. (P St Pierre)

Sennen Cove: 1 Whinchat & 2 Wheatear on moor near Sennen lookout. (P & H Taylor)

Newquay, Gannel Estuary: 5 Ringed Plover, 1 Dunlin, 1 Bar-tailed Godwit, 1 Black-tailed Godwit, 4 Oystercatcher and 1 Yellow Wagtail over. (M Lammas, S Rowe)

Cot Valley: 2 Yellow-browed Warbler, 4 Chiffchaff, 1 Firecrest, 3 Goldcrest and 1m Blackcap. (T McGowan, S Rowe, B Toms, M Curtis)

Marazion Marsh: 2 Garganey, 3 Gadwall, 50 Meadow Pipit, 10 Reed Bunting, 1 Sedge Warbler and 4 Cetti’s Warbler. (R Veal) Also 4 Mute Swan, 3 Teal, 12 Mallard, 2+ Kingfisher, 4 Little Grebe, 3 Little Egret, 2 Grey Heron, 26 Moorhen, 4 Stonechat and 4+ Cetti’s Warbler. (DK Parker) 

Marazion Beach: 20+ Ringed Plover, Sanderling and Dunlin. (R Veal) Also 20 Pale-bellied brent Geese. (P St Pierre, DK Parker)

Caerthillian: 1 Turtle Dove, 4 Wheatear, 3 Swallow and 1 Dartford Warbler. (D Eva)

Pentire Head, Newquay: 1 Whinchat, 1 Wheatear and 8 Meadow Pipit. (D Grose)

Sancreed: 2 Firecrest, 2 Goldcrest, 25 Linnet and 30 Meadow Pipit. (DS Flumm)

Hayle Estuary RSPB: 1 Garganey on Lelant Saltings. (F Rice – photo)

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Men-an-Tol: 2 Dartford Warbler. (M Scott-Ham)

Gurnard’s Head area: 1 Hobby, 9 Siskin, 2 Chough and 1 Hummingbird Hawkmoth. (M Scott-Ham)

Penberth: 4 Firecrest. (S Turner)

Devoran Quay: 1 Spotted Redshank, 2 Sandwich Tern, 8 Black-tailed Godwit and 1 Kingfisher. (J St Ledger)

Crowan Reservoir: 3 Green Sandpiper and 1 Firecrest. (C Benton, J St Ledger – photo)

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Lizard Point: 2 Chough, 16 Swallow, 2 House Martin and 40+ Linnet. (D Hall)

Polgigga: 1 Turtle Dove at Raftra Farm and 6 Crossbill plus 2 Redpoll over Bosistow Lane. (MD Wallace)

Nanjizal: 145 birds ringed. 110 Blackcap, 19 Chiffchaff, 6 Reed Warbler, 4 Goldcrest, 2 Firecrest, 4 Sedge Warbler, Willow Warbler, Grasshopper Warbler and 1 Redstart. (KA Wilson)

Croft Pascoe plantation: 25 Crossbill left headed east at 8am, and another 3 east an hour later. (C Benton)

Botallack: 3 Chough. (M Taylor – photo)

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Nanquidno: 1 Pied Flycatcher. (S Rowe)

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Saturday 26th September 2015

Late news 23/9 Cape Cornwall: 8 Chough. ( B Penny)

Late news 25/9 Windmill Farm: 1 Hobby hunting Swallows. (B Dodd)

Let news / photos 25/9 Land’s End: Melodious Warbler and Yellow-browed Warbler. (M Halliday – photos)

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Porthgwarra: 1 Melodious Warbler still, also 1 Tawny Owl, 1 Spotted Flycatcher and c100 Siskin. (B Field – photos, B Dodd)

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Sancreed: 10 Crossbill and 8 Siskin east, plus 4 Chiffchaff, 5 Goldcrest, 15 long-tailed Tit, 2 Whinchat, 8 Skylark, 50 Meadow Pipit and 25 Linnet. (DS Flumm)

Botallack: 7 Crossbills (J Waldon)

Kenidjack Castle: 1 Firecrest (J Waldon)

Treen: 50 Meadow Pipit, 10 Alba Wagtail (A.R.Kitson, M.Helps)

Hayle Estuary RSPB: 3 Garganey, 130 Teal, 300 Wigeon, 100 Curlew and 1 Dunlin on Lelant Water. (A.R.Kitson – photo, M.Helps)

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Marazion Beach: 20 Pale-bellied Brent Geese (11 juv, 9 adults) (A.R.Kitson – photos, M.Helps)

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Wooldsown East Looe: 1 Firecrest. (DJ Spooner)

Land’s End: 1 Hobby and 1 Lapland Bunting. (P Fraser, J Chapple)

Marazion: 2 Firecrest in private garden. (P Fraser)

Longrock Pool: 4 Otter. (A James – photos)

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Hayle Estuary: 1 Red-breasted Merganser and 1 Bar-tailed Godwit. (R Veal)

Higher Bochym, Lizard: 2 Crossbill, c10 Siskin, 1 Chiffchaff, 3 Blackcap and 2 Bullfinch. (K Dalziel)

Davidstow Woods: 4 Crossbill (including 1 male) and c20 Siskin. (DK Parker)

Porth Joke: 8 Chiffchaff, 3 Blackcap, 7 Goldcrest, 150 Linnet, 10 Blackbird, 12 Robin, 2 Song Thrush. (S Rowe)

Croft Pascoe: 30 Common Crossbill, several Siskin and a Hobby this afternoon. (J Selby)

Polgigga: 2 Firecrest Bosistow Lane plus 2 Stock Dove and 6 Siskin over. (P & H Taylor)

Nanjizal: 163 birds ringed including 105 Blackcap, 26 Chiffchaff, 4 Goldcrest, 1 Firecrest, 1 Willow Warbler, 3 Sedge Warbler and 1 Reed Warbler. (KA Wilson)

Porthcurno: 1 Rose-coloured Starling between Portcurno and St Levan.

Ruan Lanihorne: 1 Osprey.

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Friday 25th September 2015

Penzance, Chyandour: 1 Eider, 3 Sandwich Tern, 4 Turnstone, 5 Mediterranean Gull, 3 Firecrest and 2 Grey Wagtail. (D Flumm, P St Pierre)

Marazion Marsh RSPB: 4 Mute Swan, 1 Garganey, 5 Teal, 16 Mallard, 1 Cormorant, 2+ Kingfisher, 3 Little Grebe, 5 Little Egret, 4 Grey Heron, 34 Moorhen, 2 Kingfisher, 1 Green Woodpecker, 2 Stonechat, 2 Bullfinch and 4+ Cetti’s Warbler. Also a steady trickle west of Swallows and Meadow Pipits. (D.S.Flumm, A.R.Kitson A James, DK Parker) 

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Levant: 1 Wheatear, 1 Whinchat, 1 Chiffchaff and small flocks of linnets, goldfinches and meadow pipits. (NR Phillips)

Marazion beach: 15 pale-bellied Brent (6 adults, 9 juvs), 10 Little Egrets, 1 Wheatear, 2 Mediterranean Gull, 6 Ringed Plover, 2 Dunlin, 2 Little Stint, 12 White Wagtail and 11 Turnstone. (NR Phillips, A.R.Kitson, M.Helps, P.St. Pierre, P Fraser)

Note one of these Brent Geese may have a red coloured ring, if seen please note and report the letters on the ring.

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Sancreed: 1 Firecrest, 3 Goldcrest (D.S.Flumm, A.R.Kitson)

Hayle Estuary RSPB Reserve, Porth Kidney: 2 Whitethroat, 6 Stonechat (D.S.Flumm, A.R.Kitson, M.Helps) Carnsew Pool: 1 Red-breasted Merganser, 1 Bar-tailed Godwit, 1 Grey Wagtail.  (A.R.Kitson, M.Helps) Lelant Water: 2 Garganey, 3 Grey Plover, 1 Greenshank, 1 Grey Wagtail. (A.R.Kitson, M.Helps) 

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Kynance, near Carn Goon house: 1 Swift, 1 Whinchat and 1 m Blackcap. (B Dodds, J St Ledger)

Kynance to Soapy Cove: 3 Whinchat, 2 Dartford Warbler and 2 Sparrowhawk (1m, 1f). (J St Ledger)

Kenidjack: 1 Blackcap, 2 Chiffchaff and 1 Whitethroat. (P Fraser)

Cape Cornwall golf course: 1  Yellow Wagtail. (P Fraser)

Land`s End: 1 Melodious Warbler again at east end of car park, 9+ Skylark and 1 Wheatear. (P&H Taylor)

Nanjizal: 106 ringed, including 8 Firecrest, 29 Blackcap, 1 Spotted Flycatcher and 11 Goldcrest. (K Wilson)

Porthgwarra: 1 Melodious Warbler again, also 1 Lesser Whitethroat, 1 Dartford Warbler and 2 Firecrest. (MJ Spicer et al)

St Erth: 1 Barn Owl at 19:10. (MJ Spicer)

St Levan Churchtown: 1 Firecrest. (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

RSPB Scillonian Wildlife Cruise sightings, Penzance to Wolf Rock: 21 Gannet,1 Kittiwake,1 Sandwich Tern,1 Little Egret,1 male Yellow Wagtail, 30 Common Dolphin,13 Harbour Porpoise. Wolf Rock to Penzance 242 Gannet, 6 Balearic Shearwater, 3 Manx Shearwater. Also Wolf Rock to Scilly: 209 Gannet,5 Razorbill,1 Manx Shearwater,1 Great Skua,50 Common Dolphin. Scilly to Wolf Rock: 96 Gannet, 6 Sandwich Tern, 2 Manx Shearwater, 1 Razorbill, 1 Guillemot, 3 Whimbrel and14 Harbour Porpoise. (Dave Conway)

Nanquidno: 1 Firecrest. (C Moore)

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