Sunday 16th July 2017

Sunday 16th July 2017

Late News, 14/07, Helston: 1 leucistic Great Tit. (per R Hooper)


Late News, 15/07, Walmsley: 4 Cattle Egret, 1 Sparrowhawk, 1 Cetti’s Warbler, 1 Greenshank, 1 Green Sandpiper, 1 Kingfisher, 60+ Swallows, 30+ Sand Martin, 40+ House Martin, 70+ Swift flying low over the water, 2 Otters playing in front of tower hide.

Cattle Egret, Otter, Cetti’s Warbler – Dave Thomas

Lizard Point Seawatch: 1 Wilson’s Petrel and c10 Storm Petrel slowly west feeding on tide convergence line off the point. (T Blunden + J Foster) Also 1 Great Shearwater, 1 Pomarine Skua, 1 Mediterranean Gull and Yellow-legged Gulls plus 15 Common Dolphin. (T Blunden)

Walmsley: 3 Cattle Egret amongst the bullocks at Walmsley sanctuary this am. (A Langdon)

Falmouth Bay: 1000+ Manx Shearwater, 4 Sooty Shearwater, 1 Balearic Shearwater, 6 European Storm Petrel + 10 Harbour Porpoise in Falmouth Bay this morning. (R Wheeler/ AK Wildlife Cruises)

Tregonetha Downs: 3 Yellowhammer. (S Grose)

Scillonian Crossing: 6+ Storm Petrel from the crossing this morning.

Porthgwarra: 1 Pomarine Skua, 2 Arctic Skua, 12 Sooty Shearwater, 2 Great Shearwater. 1000+ Manx Shearwater, 2 Puffin, 2 Common Scoter, 15 Storm Petrel, 25 Kittiwake this morning. (S Rogers, B Mellow) Also 1 Lime Hawkmoth. (G May)

Lime Hawkmoth, Graham May

Millpool/Trescowe vicinity: 4 Skylark, 3 Yellowhammer (all male, 2 singing), 1 Garden Warbler, 2 Raven, 1 Kestrel, 1 Reed Warbler. (J Evans)

Par beach pool: 175 Black-headed Gull, 4 Mediterranean Gull, 1 Water Rail. (S grose)

Port Quin Bay: 3 Puffin on water from “com head”. (S grose)

Padstow: 54 Mediterranean Gull, 10 Sandwich Tern a 1 2nd cal yr Yellow-legged Gull. (D Julian)

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