Sunday 5th July 2020

Late News, 4/7, Coverack: 4 Common Scoter in the bay (3m, 1f). (D Wood)

Lizard Point: 1 Cory’s Shearwater lingering. (I Maclean)

Drift Reservoir: 130 Swift and 4 Tufted Duck. (D Flumm)

Pendeen: Wilson’s Petrel past at 06:18. (P Combridge) Probable Wilson’s Petrel, 14 Storm Petrel and 4 Puffin 06:30 – 10:00. (R Wilkins)

Porthgwarra: 3 Sooty Shearwater, 9 Balearic Shearwater, 3 Arctic Skua, 1 Great Skua, 5 Puffin, 2 Arctic Tern and 1 Sandwich Tern. (B Mellow et al)

St Ives: 1 Storm Petrel reported at 10:30.

Scorrier: Red Kite over at 10:50. (R Copeland)

Colliford Reservoir and Dozmary Pool: 1900 Canada Goose, 4 Cormorant, 1 Herring Gull, 1 Buzzard, 1 Raven,43 Carrion Crow, 27 Jackdaw, 3 Magpie, 45 Meadow Pipit, 1 Pied Wagtail, 3 Stonechat, 2 Goldfinch, 2 Linnet, 1 Wren, 2 Reed Bunting ,13 Wheatear(10 juvs) and 2 Meadow Brown. No birds were present on Dozmary Pool. (DA Conway)

St Agnes (07:30-10:00): 2 Balearic Shearwater, 2 Arctic Skua, 2 Storm Petrel, 6,855 Manx Shearwater, 68 Gannet, 27 Fulmar, 8 Kittiwake, 98 Auks. (P Roseveare)

Towan Head: c. 10000 Manx Shearwater this am. (S Rowe, M Lammas)

East Pentire, Newquay: 1 Sooty Shearwater, 1 ad Mediterranean Gull late pm (S Rowe)

Chynhalls Point, Coverack, (08:15-10:30): 410 Manx Shearwater, 28 Balearic Shearwater (including a flock of 9, 8 of which settled on the sea), 1 Sooty Shearwater, 1 Pomarine Skua, 1 Arctic Skua, 40+ Kittiwake, 7 Mediterranean Gull, 5 Fulmar, 30+ auk, mostly Razorbill, steady passage of Gannet and a family party of Stonechat. Also, 18 Mediterranean Gulls (11 adults, 4 2cy, 3 1cy) on rocks at high tide this morning. (D Wood)

Downderry (0540-0820): 1 Great crested Grebe, 590+ Gannet, 39 Balearic Shearwater, 24 Manx Shearwater, 7 Fulmar, 3 Arctic Skua, 1 Great Skua and 1 Kittiwake. Also 1 Mediterranean Gull east. (A Payne)

Falmouth Docks: 3 Herring Gull, 1 with blue plastic ring on left leg :W109, 1 with blue plastic ring on right leg :W071,1 with blue plastic ring on right leg W:038. (S Grose)

Swanpool: 1 Buzzard, 1 pr of Mute Swan with 6 Cygnets, 1 Willow Warbler, 1 Chiffchaff, 1 m Blackcap, 1 Song Thrush, 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker, 21 Coot, 8 Little Grebe, 9 Tufted Duck. (S Grose)

Swanvale: 1 Sparrowhawk, 5 Coal Tit. (S Grose)

Perranarworthal: 1 Common Sandpiper on the estuary opp Norway Inn. (S Grose)

Penhale Point: 150+ Linnet. (S Grose)

Penryn River: 5 Little Egret, 1 Whimbrel, 17 Curlew, 12 Redshank, 12 Mute Swan, 1 Grey Heron, 1 Mallard, 2 Cormorant, 3 Mediterranean Gull, 28 Black-headed Gull, 47 Herring Gull. (J St Ledger)

Lower Tamar Lake: 1 Kingfisher, 5 Jays looks to be a family, 2 Mute Swan, 1 Grey Wagtail. (R Mudge)

Cowlands Creek, Truro: 3 Curlew, 1 Redshank, 1 Greenshank. (R Augarde)

Penwithick (private garden): 2 Robin, 6 Chaffinch, 5 Starling, 4 Goldfinch, 1 Jay , 8 Long-Tailed Tit (6 adult, 2 Juvenile), 3 Bullfinch (1f, 2m), 4 Blue Tit (1 adult, 3 Juvenile), 1 Siskin, 9 House Sparrow,1 Great Spotted Woodpecker. (K Bowers)

Jay – Kevin Bowers

Great Spotted Woodpecker – Kevin Bowers

Long-tailed Tit – Kevin Bowers

Siskin – Kevin Bowers

Bullfinch – Kevin Bowers

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