Sunday 21st May 2017

Sunday 21st May 2017

Walmsley Sanctuary: 1 Pectoral Sandpiper. Still Amble Marshes from Walmsley Tower Hide this evening. (D Julian, B Bosisto). Also pair Shelduck with 3 young, 1 Shoveler, 1 Teal, 15 Black-tailed Godwit. (B Bosisto)

Connor Downs: 1 European Bee-eater on wires in first field North of A30 along Treeve Lane from 17:15 until 18:47 when flew NE. (P Freestone et al)

Bee-eater, Michael McKee

Bee-eater – Mark Halliday

Bee-eater – Dave Parker

Hayle Estuary RSPB: 1f Ruff, 7 (2 sum plum) Sanderling and 1f Wigeon still on Lelant Saltings. (R Veal)

Marazion Marsh: 1m Sedge Warbler with BTO ring on right leg. (R Veal)

Porth Reservoir: 11 Great Crested Grebe, 1 Mistle Thrush feeding young at nest. (S Grose)

Bissoe: 1 Fledgling Tawny Owl, first from a box placed 5 yrs ago in a local copse. (D Viner)

Imm Tawny Owl – Duncan Viner

Penwithick: 15 House Sparrow, 9 Jackdaw, 3 Chaffinch, 2 Blue Tit, 1 Coal Tit, 2 Great Spotted Woodpecker, 1 Carrion Crow, 2 Pied Wagtail, 1 Robin, 3 Woodpigeon, 2 Collared Dove, 1 Siskin, 1 Great Tit (K Bowers)

Great Spotted Woodpecker – Kevin Bowers

Lands End: 1 Great Northern Diver, 6 Collared Dove, 49 House Martin, 94 Swallow, 7 Sedge Warbler, 1 Reed Warbler, 2 Blackcap, 3 Chiffchaff, 1 Serin (male flew over calling at 8:15am on the cycle track by Trinity Pool heading towards Sennen), 2 Lesser Redpoll. (B Bosisto)

Hayle: 1 Wigeon, 3 Whimbrel, 1 Ruff, 1 Dunlin, 3 Sanderling. (B Bosisto, R Veal)