Saturday 18th July 2020

Saturday 18th July 2020

Wadebridge: 2 Cattle Egret with 6 Little Egret overhead at Guineaport towards estuary, 1 Otter. (S Grose)

Porthgwarra: 3 Great Shearwater, 7+ Sooty Shearwater, 1 Balearic Shearwater, 3 Great Skua, 3+ Arctic Skua, 1 probable Pom Skua, 9+ Storm Petrel, 1 possible Wilson’s Petrel, 3+ Puffin, 1 Common Scoter, 1 juv Yellow-legged Gull, 1 Sandwich Tern, 2 commic tern. (R Augarde, DK Parker, I Prentice et al.)

Stithians Reservoir: 1 Lapwing, 5 Common Sandpiper, pair of Reed Bunting feeding 3 young at nest, pair of Whitethroat feeding 4 young at nest. (D Eva)

Penzance: Summer plumaged Black-throated Diver off Jubilee Pool, plus 9 Common Scoter, 3 Sandwich Tern and lots of Med Gulls. (L Proctor)

Shirehall NR, Lostwithiel: 2 Buzzard, 2 Cormorant, 2 Carrion Crow, 1 Collared Dove, 1 Dunnock, 1 Goldfinch, 12 Canada Geese, Black headed Gulls, 1 Grey Heron, 1 Herring Gull, 1 Kingfisher, 1 Magpie, 6 Mallard, House Martins, 1 Robin, Moorhen, 6 Wood Pigeon, 2 Raven, Swallows, Swifts, 2 Blue Tit, 1 Grey Wagtail, also heard Sedge Warblers (C&J Duffy)

Wadebridge: 1 Sparrowhawk above Bridge end Garage. (S Grose)

Crowdy Reservoir: 6 Great Crested Grebe, 1 Little Grebe, 13 Tufted Duck, 43 Lesser Black backed Gull (+49 more at Hendrawalls Farm), 6 Mistle Thrush, 2 Chiffchaff, 3 Wheatear, 5 Raven, 3 Reed Bunting, 5 Linnet, 1 m Kingfisher below dam wall. (S Grose)

St Clement (Tresemple Pool): 1 Whimbrel, 34 Curlew, 1 Dunlin, 2 Common Sandpiper, 2 Greenshank, 32 Redahank, 2 Kingfisher (L Sampson)

Kennall Vale, Ponsanooth: 1 Dipper. (C Ledger)

Longrock: 1 Arctic Skua. (S Elton)

St Ives: 1 Storm Petrel reported past.

St Kew Highway: 1 Hare, presumed roadkill. (S Grose)