Friday 10th May 2019

Friday 10th May 2019

Walmsley Sanctuary: 1 Temminck’s Stint, 2 Dunlin, 6 Shelduck, 1 Grey Heron, 2 Dabchick, 4 Coot, 2 Moorhen, 1 Wigeon, 1 Sedge Warbler, 2 Swift, 2 Swallow, c30 House Martin, c30 Sand Martin. (R Beviss) 2 Common Snipe, 38 Black-tailed Godwit, 25 Dunlin, c25 Swift this evening. (P Roseveare)

Lizard Point: 1 Bee-eater high over at 09:35. Also 1 Great Skua, 5 Sandwich Tern, 3 Common Tern, 23 Puffin. (I Maclean)

Mount’s Bay: 4 Great Northern Diver, 5 Common Scoter, 5 Eider, 12 Whimbrel, 20 Sanderling, 1 Sandwich Tern, 1 Mediterranean Gull off Longrock. (P St Pierre)

Marazion Beach: 2 Bar-tailed Godwit, 9 Whimbrel, 6 Sanderling. (P St Pierre)

Marazion Marsh RSPB: 2 recently fledged Long-tailed Tits being fed by adult, 2 Swift, 4 Sand Martin, 2 Swallow. (P St Pierre)

Truro: juv Sparrowhawk plucking and eating a Wood Pigeon on garden path. (D Jenkins)

Windmill Farm: 5 Sedge Warbler, 2 Cuckoo (m+f), Reed Bunting, Chiffchaff, Grey Heron and Jay. (A Witheywood)

Sedge Warbler – A Witheywood

Tywardreath: 3 House Sparrow (1 adult feeding 2 young), 2 Chaffinch (1 adult feeding 1 young), 3 young Goldfinch. All in private garden. (R Barlow)

De Lank Waterworks to Garrow Tor: 1 pair Whinchat, 6 Wheatear, 3 Reed Bunting, 1 Blackcap (male), 3 Sedge Warbler, 4 Willow Warbler, 2 Cuckoo, 3 Kestrel. Also 16 Red Deer. (J St Ledger)

Penzance: first juvenile Goldfinches of the year seen on feeders in private garden. (T Mills)

Gannel Estuary: 5 Whimbrel, 11 Swift over. (S Rowe)

St Ives: 2 Linnet in Barnoon cemetery. Also 14+ Cormorant and 2 Rock Pipit on The Island. (K Money)

Davidstow Airfield: 1 Cuckoo, Pied Wagtail nest with 4 eggs. (N Page)

Halgabron, Tintagel: Lesser Witethroat heard. Another heard at Trebarwith strand on May 4th seems to have moved on. (N Page)

Downderry: early this morning 12 Great Northern Diver, 11 on the sea and one flying west. (A Payne)

Nanquidno: 13 Whimbrel, 1 sum plum islandica Black-tailed Godwit. (N Wheatley)