Sunday 17th June 2018

Sunday 17th June 2018

Porthgwarra seawatch, 7.30 – 1pm: 1 Wilson’s Petrel (at 11.00), 1 Pomarine Skua, 1 Sooty Shearwater, 10 Puffin, 3 Great Skua, 3 Storm Petrel, 5 Sandwich Tern. (R Augarde, R Wilkins,  R Veal, S Rogers)

Hayle, Millpond: 1 Iberian Chiffchaff still. (P St Pierre)

Hayle Estuary RSPB, Ryan’s Field: 1 Barnacle Goose and 37 Mediterranean Gull. (P St Pierre) Estuary: 2nd summer Mediterranean Gull with Black-headed Gulls feeding in one of channels from behind industrial unit. (D A Jones)

Newquay Towan Head: Good Manx Shearwater passage 50+ per min (.a.m) also Ocean Sunfish off point. (M Lammas)

Par Lake: 9 Black-headed Gull and 1 Pied Wagtail, 1 Song Thrush with food for young in lakeside area. (R. Barlow)

St Ives island: adult Gannet and several Kittiwakes in Bay. Rock Pipit nest with young on cliff below coastguards; a Grey Seal. (D A Jones)

Liskeard:1 Dipper on River Fowey at Trago Mills, also 1 Treecreeper. (S Grose)

Tregonetha Downs: 3 Yellowhammer, 13 Swift, 1 Raven, also Skylarks, Linnets, Stonechats, Meadow Pipits, & 2 Hare. (S Grose)

Lizard village: 3 Greenfinch, (2m 1f) on garden feeders. (J Ball)

Colliford Reservoir and Dozmary Pool: 987 Canada Goose, 7 Great Crested Grebe (adult on nest and a pair feeding 2 well grown young), 5 Cormorant, 5 Mallard, 3 Great Black-backed Gull, 4 Black-headed Gull, 2 Herring Gull, 5 adult Curlew, 1 Buzzard, 1 Kestrel, 2 Raven, 28 Carrion Crow, 43 Jackdaw, 5 Magpie, 3 Wood Pigeon, 2 Stock Dove, 1 Cuckoo, 3 juv Mistle Thrush, 4 Blackbird, 4 juv Wheatear, 5 Meadow Pipit, 2 Pied Wagtail, 1 Willow Warbler, 1 Wren, 1 Swallow, 3 Chaffinch, 2 Goldfinch, 2 House Sparrow, 5 Linnet, 2 Sky Lark and 2 Dunnock. (DAConway)