Thursday 12th May 2016

Thursday 12th May 2016

Late news, 11/5, Trebartha: 2 Spotted Flycatcher. (D Spooner)

Lands End: 1 m Serin still. (D Eva, A Davey)

ADavey_Serin_120516Serin, Adrian Davey

Polgigga – St Buryan: 1 Dalmatian Pelican, early morning over Polgigga and then later circling over Alsia Mill, not reported since 11am. (J FitzGerald-Patrick)

Penzance, Chyandour:  1 Great Northern Diver,  1 Eider, 1 Guillemot, 30 Dunlin, 45 Sanderling, 3 Ringed Plover and 5 Turnstone. (D Flumm)

Sancreed: 2 Garden Warbler. (D Flumm)

Lower Tamar Lake: 2 Willow Tit, 1 Marsh Tit, 1 Kingfisher, 1 Bullfinch, 2 Nuthatch, 2 Swallow and 2 Cormorant. (R Mudge)

Mousehole: 1 Great Northern Diver (summer plumage).  (S Maycock)

SMaycock_GND_120516Great Northern Diver, Simon Maycock

Drift Reservoir (members only): 1 Great White Egret again NE arm and 3 Whimbrel. (D Flumm, D Eva)

Hayle Estuary RSPB Reserve, Ryan’s Field: 1 pr Canada Geese with 6 young, 1 juv Spoonbill, 75 Dunlin, 1 Common Sandpiper, 1 Whimbrel and 1 Bar-tailed Godwit. (MJ Spicer) Estuary: 1 Red-breasted Merganser.

Cot Valley: 1 Lesser Whitethroat. (MJ Spicer) Also 1 Redpoll over. (N Wheatley)

Halvana Plantation: 2 Tree Pipit and 1 Cuckoo. (B Dodd, A McKechnie)

AMcKechnie_TreePipit_120516Tree Pipit, Alex McKechnie

Walmsley Sanctuary:  1 Little Ringed Plover and 36 Black-tailed Godwit. (B Dodd, A McKechnie)

Bude, Maer Lake: 1 Whimbrel, 6 Redshank, 1 Black-tailed Godwit, 55+ Dunlin, 2 Moorhen, a few Mallard and 10 Goldfinch. (H Kendall)

Duckpool near Bude: 1 m Kestrel, mobbed by corvids, 1 m Stonechat feeding 3 juveniles and 2 Blackcap near the car park. (H Kendall)

Lethytep, near Lanreath: 2 Little Grebe chicks, Goldcrest at nest, Goldfinch at nest, 1 Blackcap, 1 Chiffchaff, 6 Linnet, 1 Moorhen at nest, 1 Tufted Duck, 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker and 1 Willow Warbler. (D Spooner)

Looe, Kilminorth Woods: 2 Spotted Flycatcher, Marsh Tit at nest and 1 Sparrowhawk. (D Spooner)

Godolphin to Millpool: (walking) 1 Garden Warbler (singing), 1 Jay, 2 Great Spotted Woodpecker, 1 m Bullfinch, 3 Willow Warbler (singing), 3 Blackcap (singing), 3 Whitethroat (singing), 1 Goldcrest (singing), 1 Skylark (singing), 7 Yellowhammer (1 F, 6 M- all males were singing). (J Evans)

Yellowhammer, Jonathan Evans

Lizard Point: 2 Turtle Dove in arable field behind Wavecrest Cafe.

Coverack, Black Head Farm: 1 m sum plum Ruff. (D Patton, J Foster)