Friday 10 May 2013

Friday 10 May 2013

Marazion Marsh RSPB: 3 Mute Swan, 2 Greylag (plus broods of 4 & 6 goslings), 2 Canada Geese (plus 3+ goslings), 1 Mallard, 1 Little Egret, 1 Cormorant, 11 Grey Heron, 7 Moorhen, 1 Cetti’s Warbler, Reed Warblers and Sedge Warblers. (D Parker)
Penzance: Roseate Tern, 8 Commic Tern and 2 Arctic Skua off the bus station at c 10:40 and later reported off Newlyn harbour at 11:45 plus a Great Northern Diver. (M Elliot et al.)
Windmill Farm: Garden Warbler, 2 Blackcap, 3 Sedge Warbler, 4 Whitethroat, Willow Warblers, Chiffchaffs, Bullfinch, 24 Whimbrel, Kestrel, Sparrowhawk and Buzzard. (D Wright)
Falmouth, Pendennis Point: 6 Turnstone (in summer plumage), 1 Ringed Plover, 7 Oystercatcher,  2 Sandwich Tern, 1 Rock Pipit and 2 Linnet, plus a good passage of Gannet. (J St Ledger)

Turnstone Falmouth Cornwall 10th May 2013 J St LedgerGwenter: Woodchat still on the heath west of Gwenter and a Garden Warbler  singing at Gwendreath. (S Bury)
SONY DSCCamel Estuary: 2 Black-tailed Godwits, 26 Whimbrel and 4 Bar-tailed Godwit on Dinham Flats plus a Spotted Sandpiper and 6 Whimbrel below the bypass bridge, viewed from the Camel Trail. Also 2 Roseate Tern and an Arctic Tern off Tregirls beach. (D Julian, C Selway & P Maker)

Spotted Sandpiper Wadebridge Cornwall 10513 D Julian Spotted Sandpiper Wadebridge Cornwall 10513 C Selway Spotted Sandpiper 2 Wadebridge Cornwall 10513 C Selway

Spotted Sandpiper, Derek Julian & Colin Selway.

Argal Reservoir: 30 Swallow, House Martin, 15 Swift, Blackcaps and Sedge Warbler and Whimbrel (heard only). (D Chaney)
College Reservoir: 2 Mute Swans plus 5 cygnets, 40+ Herring Gull, 2 imm GBB Gull and 2 LBB Gull. (D Chaney)
Falmouth: 1 Peregrine over. (D Chaney)
Gorrangorras: 1 Redshank and 2 Whimbrel at high tide. (D Chaney)
Rame Head: 4 Pomarine Skuas west at 14:40.