Friday 20th June 2014

Friday 20th June 2014

Late news 18/6, Bodmin Moor, South Priddacombe: family of 5+ Meadow Pipit inc 3/4 juv’s; 3 juvenile Stonechat; 2 Common Buzzard feeding 2 nearly fledged juv’s in nest; single Willow Warbler & Blackcap singing; Mistle Thrush; Crossbill calling over Outer Priddacombe plantation. (J Hawkey)
Late news, 19/6, Marazion Marsh RSPB: 4 Mute Swan with 5 cygnets, 15 Mallard, 12 Grey Heron, 2 Little Egret, 1 Sparrowhawk, 5 Moorhen, 1  Green Woodpecker, 1 Reed Bunting and 3 Cetti’s Warbler plus Sedge and Reed Warblers. (DK Parker)
Late news, 19/6, Marazion: 13 Sanderling, 1 Dunlin, 3 Ringed Plover and 2 ad Med Gull on the beach. (DK Parker)
Charlestown: Adult Goldcrest feeding fledgeling. (D Hastilow)

DHastilow_Goldcrest2_200614Goldcrest, adult feeding young DHastilow_Goldcrest1_200614by David Hastilow.

RSPB Scillonian Wildlife Cruise (Penzance – Wolf Rock) sightings: 36 Manx Shearwater, 11 Gannet,  2 Fulmar,  5 Herring Gull,  4 Greater Black-backed Gull and 1 Guillemot. Return voyage, (Wolf Rock – Penzance) sightings: 88 Manx Shearwater,  21 Gannet,  3 Fulmar,  15 Herring Gull,  3 Greater Black-backed Gull  and 2 Guillemot. (P Clarke)
Marazion Marsh RSPB: 3 Roe Deer in field behind Longrock Pool this morning (1 Buck and 2 Does) (A James) Also 1 Otter seen on Longrock Pool. (S Cox)


Roe Deer, Alan James