Saturday 17th July

Saturday 17th July

Sennen Cove: European Bee-eater briefly then flew towards Lands End. (Birdguides)

Nanquidno: European Bee-eater at Boscregan this morning then drifted east towards Nanquidno. (N Wheatley)

Nanjizal: 9 Sedge Warbler, 3 Willow Warbler, 1 Garden Warbler. (K Wilson)

Land’s End: 2 Kestrel, flock c300 Starling incl many juvs. (D Flumm)

Tuckingmill: 1 male Kestrel on wires. (S Grose)

Newlyn: 1 Dipper, 1 Common Sandpiper. (S Grose)

Longrock Pool: 2 Little Grebe, 1 Whimbrel over. (S Grose)

Carnsew Pool: 5 Common Sandpiper. (S Grose)

Hayle Estuary RSPB: 71 Mediterranean Gull. (S Grose)

Lelant Water, Hayle Estuary: 6 Greenshank, 12 Redshank, 2 Common Sandpiper, 10 Curlew, 40 Med Gull. (D Flumm)

Ryan’s Field, Hayle Estuary: 92 Curlew, 3 Whimbrel, Common Sandpiper, 20 Med Gulls incl first juvenile of the year. (D Flumm)

Copperhouse Creek, Hayle Estuary: 2 Common Sandpiper. (D Flumm)

St Gothian Sands: Wigeon, 2 Teal. (D Flumm)

Goss Moor: family group of 4 Lesser Redpoll. (B Bosisto, P Roseveare, E Turnbill ) 96 birds ringed including 1 juvenile Willow Tit, 3 Marsh Tit, 10 Garden Warbler, 16 Blackcap, 21 Willow Warbler & 4 Chiffchaff. (P Roseveare, B Bosisto, E Turnbill)

Foxhole: 5 Swift. (B Bosisto)

Truro: 1 female Siskin on nyjer feeder in private garden. (D Jenkins)

Liskeard: Screaming party of 17+ Swift’s, low level feeding over Stephens Road/Aldi late morning. (D Sharp)

Roundwood Fort:  6 Spotted Flycatchers, 2 Goldcrests, 2 Marsh Tits, 20 Long-tailed Tits, 2 Stock Doves, 1 Dark Green Fritillary. ( P. Pearson)