Tuesday 25th May 2021

Tuesday 25th May 2021

Late news, 24/05/21, Penzance, Battery Rocks: 18 Purple Sandpiper and 6 Turnstone moulting into summer plumage, all late afternoon. (T Mills)

Foxhole: m Ring-necked Duck and 5 Tufted Duck still present. (L Bosisto)

Kingsmill lake: 6 Curlew, 4 Whimbrel, 4 Black-tailed Godwit, 1 Oystercatcher, 27 Shelduck, 1 Grey Heron, 1 Little Egret, 5 Mallard, 19 Canada Goose, 43 Herring Gull, 2 Lesser & 1 Greater Black-backed gulls. (P Kemp)

Pendeen: 5.45 – 9am – 12 Storm Petrel, 13 Puffin, 15 Kittiwake, normal 000’s of Manx Shearwater moving west. (S.Rogers, P.Combridge)

Trewetha: Red Kite from B3267 road to Port Isaac at 10.55. (G Clutts)

Walmsley Reserve: 1 Channel’ Wagtail (male), 7 Black-tailed Godwit, 3 Gadwall (male), 4 Sedge Warbler, 1 pair Greenfinch feeding 3 young, 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker, large numbers of House Martin, Sand Martin, Swallow and Swift. (J St Ledger, S Williams)

St Breward, Bodmin Moor: 1 pair Redstart, 1 pair Nuthatch feeding young in hole in wall, 1 Coal Tit feeding 2 young, 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker (male), 7 Mistle Thrush, 1 Robin feeding 2 young, 1 Siskin. (J St Ledger, S Williams)

Marazion Beach: (this evening) – c.150 Sanderling, c.10 Dunlin. (P Fraser)

Sennen: Osprey by Trinity Loop on rocks in fields. (RBA)

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