Tuesday 21 May 2013

Tuesday 21 May 2013

Late News 20/05 Penzance: 7 Sandwich Terns off Eastern Green Beach and 6 commic terns including at least 2 Common Terns off the bus station, Penzance. (P St Pierre)
Late News 20/05 Mousehole: 6 Common Dolphins offshore. (P Semmens)
Late News 20/05 Rosenannon Downs: 2 Cuckoo and 6 female Wheatear. (C Selway)
Late News 20/05 Wadebridge: A single Bar-headed Goose flew SW over the Polmorla valley. (C Selway)
Marazion Marsh RSPB: 6 Mute Swan plus 4+ cygnets, 6 Greylag plus broods of 4 & 6 goslings, 4 Canada Geese plus 2 goslings, 1 hybrid goose, 8 Mallard plus 1 brood of ducklings, 2 Gadwall (1m, 1f), 1+ Cormorant, 1 Little Egret, 8 Grey Heron, 6 Moorhen, c20 Swallow, c20 Swift, 1 House Martin, 1 Reed Bunting, 1 Whitethroat, 1 Blackcap, 2 Cetti’s Warbler, Reed Warblers and Sedge Warblers. (D Parker, M Spicer & R Farnes)

Swallows Marazion Cornwall 21513 R Farnes Swift Marazion Cornwall 21513 R Farnes

Porthgwarra: 2 Stonechat with 2 young above 6o foot cover, 2 Canada Geese by Trevean Pool, plus c12 Whitethroat, 5 Chiffchaff and 1 Willow Warbler. (D Parker & M Spicer)
Penzance: 4 Common Terns off Penzance promenade, Great Northern Diver off Jubilee Pool, 3 Common Tern off Chyandour Cliff and Red-breasted Merganser off Eastern Green Beach. (P St Pierre)

Lower Tamar Lake: 1 Swift, 2 Nuthatch, 2 Chaffinch, 3 Mallard (2m & 1f), 1 Robin, 1 Dunnock, 2 Great Crested Grebe, 50+ Swallows/House Martins, 1 Heron, 2 Greenfinch and 1 Marsh Tit at 10:45. (R Mudge)

College Reservoir: Drake Scaup still. (J St Ledger)

Scaup College Reservoir Cornwall 21st May 2013 J St Ledger

Hayle Estuary RSPB: Curlew Sandpiper with flock of Dunlin off Lelant Saltings. (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

Porthcurno: 2 Basking Sharks in the bay. (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

Constantine: Male Ring Ouzel flew over Higher Eathorne Farm at 10:40.