Wednesday 26th June 2019

Late news, 10/6, Lizard: Green Warbler identification confirmed by DNA, a first for Cornwall, but sadly only briefly at a private site. (per M Collinson)

Late news, 23/6, Trevose Head: Wholly unconfirmed report of a House Crow. (per RBA)

Perranporth: Wholly unconfirmed report of a Pied Crow in a garden this morning. (per RBA)

Boobys Bay: Hooded Crow still on the mussel beds. (R Augarde)

Hooded Crow – Richard Augarde

Penzance: 1 Ad Bonaparte’s Gull heading East past Jubilee Pool and 15:20 (J Evans)

Castle-an-Dinas: Female Red-footed Falcon headed North East past Castle-an-Dinas late afternoon. (P Roseveare, B Bosisto)

Porthilly Point: 50+ Sand Martin, 2 Mediterranean Gull on the mussel crates. (S Grose)

Porthilly Bridge: 1 Sparrowhawk. (S Grose)

Lundy Bay to Port Quinn: 3 Skylark, 30 Linnet, 3 Kestrel, 7 Stonechat, 12 Herring Gull, 2 Great Black-back Gull, 3 Wren, 4 Oystercatcher, 2 Raven, 1 Wheatear, 3 Wood Pigeon, 3 Fulmar, 1 Shag, 1 Meadow Pipit, 8 Swallow, 12 House Martins and 1 Chaffinch. (J Burges)

Marazion: 1s Med Gull, 6 Black-headed Gull and 6 Swift offshore at 16:20. (DK Parker)

Rumps and Pentire Point: 2 Mallard, 1 Shelduck, 2 Pheasant, 5 Fulmar, 1 Gannet, 6 Cormorant, 5 Shag, 1 Buzzard, 2 Kestrel, 4 Oystercatcher, 80 Herring Gull, 4 Great Black-backed Gull, 11 Puffin, 25 Guillemot, 7 Razorbill, 1 Wood Pigeon, 3 Swift, 12 Skylark, 12 Swallow, 4 Rock Pipit, 2 Wren, 6 Stonechat, 4 Wheatear, 1 Blackcap, 2 Whitethroat, 1 Magpie, 1 Carrion Crow, 1 Raven, 5 House Sparrow, 5 Goldfinch, 13 Linnet, 8 Large White, 1 Small Copper, 2 Common Blue, 1 Red Admiral, 27 Painted Lady, 12 Meadow Brown, 10 Small Heath, 9 Six-spot Burnet. (M Scawen et al.)

Tywardreath: 2 Swift; 3 Swallows over Southpark Road – 20:10. (R Barlow)

Hayle Estuary RSPB: 40+ Black-headed Gull including the first returning  juvenile seen. (R Veal)

Porthgwarra: 46 Painted Lady, 1 Red Admiral, 1 Small White, 1 Common Blue, 6 Meadow Brown, 2 Speckled Wood. (D Flumm)

Downderry: At least 190 Swifts flew east before 07:30. Also 5 Common Scoters moved west. (A Payne)

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