Wednesday 30th June 2021

Penzance, Pelagic trip (14 miles off coast): 1 Wilson’s Storm Petrel, 3 Sooty Shearwater, c80 Manx Shearwater, c60 Fulmar, c100 Gannets, c10 Blue Shark. (J Howells)

Wilson’s Petrel, Josh Howells

Wilson’s Petrel, Josh Howells

Blue Shark, Josh Howells

Land’s End: Osprey 2 miles offshore. (M Blows)

Newquay Boating lake: 2 prs of Reed Warbler. (S Grose)

Gannel Estuary: 2 Curlew, 1 Common Sandpiper, 2 Raven, 6 ad Black headed Gull, 1 Chiffchaff, 1 Blackcap, 2 Painted lady. (S Grose)

Lewinnick Cove: 1pr Kestrel feeding 1 juv, 8 Fulmar, 2 Oystercatcher, 1 Rock Pipit. (S Grose)

Newquay Golf Course: 1 pr Skylark, 1 Sand Martin, 1 Common Lizard. (S Grose)

Bosporthennis, north of Madron: Pair Yellowhammer (male singing), 2 pairs Stonechat with broods 2 & 3 fledglings. (D Flumm)

Drift Reservoir: Common Sandpiper (first returning bird here), 20 Mallard incl fem with 7 very young ducklings. (D Flumm)

Rumps and Pentire Point: 2 Fulmar, 2 Gannet, 3 Cormorant, 5 Shag, 1 Buzzard, 1 Kestrel, 4 Oystercatcher, 35 Herring gull, 5 Great black-backed gull, 12 Puffin, 30+ Guillemot, 10+ Razorbill, 5 Wood pigeon, 8 Skylark, 5 Swallow, 8 Rock pipit, 5 Meadow pipit, 2 Robin, 3 Stonechat, 2 Blackbird, 1 Wheatear, 6 Whitethroat, 2 Jackdaw, 35 Rook, 30 Carrion crow, 8 House sparrow, 8 Goldfinch, 8 Linnet, 1 Grey seal, 1 Large skipper, 8 Large white, 6 Small copper, 4 Common blue, 2 Red admiral, 1 Painted lady, 2 Small tortoiseshell, 18 Meadow brown, 6 Small heath, 16 Six-spot burnet. (M Scawen et al.)

Nanjizal: 113 trapped and ringed on CES visit this morning, including: 1 Spotted Flycatcher, 4 Reed Warbler, 6 Sedge Warbler, 9 Whitethroat, 10 Blackcap, recently fledged Grasshopper Warbler, 1 Willow Warbler, 45 Chiffchaff, 2 Greenfinch. Also 1 Sand Martin, 1 Siskin. Please keep to public rights of way. (K Wilson, J Overfield, R Veal)

Newquay Golf Course: 4 Curlew. (D Kendle)

Late news, 29/6, Lower Tamar Lake: 2 Mute Swan, 1 Grey Heron, 3m Tufted Duck, 48 Mallard, 2 Moorhen, 2 Great Crested Grebe, 1 Cormorant. (R Mudge)

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