Tuesday 28th May 2019

Tuesday 28th May 2019

Late news: 18/5, Helston Boating Lake: Presumed escape Ferruginous Duck. (J & D Chapman)

Late news, 25/5, Whitecross (Newquay): 4 Swallow, (no House Martin this year), 3 Linnter, pr Yellowhammer, 4 Skylark, 25 House Sparrow, 1 pr Robin + 2 young, 2 Dunnock, 3 Wren, 3 Blackbird + 3 young, 16 Magpie, 2 Buzzard, 25+ Long-tailed Tit, 4 Blue Tit, 3 Great Tit, 1 pr Pied Wagtail + 5 young, 1 Mistle Thrush, 1 singing Blackcap. Also 1 Brimstone laying eggs on Alder Buckthorn, 2 Orange-tip, 3 Speckled Wood, 1 Green-veined White. (D Thomas)

Brimstone – David Thomas

Stonechat – David Thomas

Late news, 27/5, Goss Moor: 2 Raven, 3 Buzzard, 2 pr Stonechat, 6 + Blackcap, 1 Garden Warbler, 1 Reed Bunting, 2 Grasshopper Warbler, 1 Meadow Pipit, 4 Long-tailed Tit, 4 Robin, 5 Blackbird, 1 Song Thrush, 2 Great Spotted Woodpecker, 3 Swallow, 8 House Martin. (D Thomas)

Late news: 27/5, Windmill Farm: 1 Cuckoo, 1 Dunlin, several Willow Warblers. (J & D Chapman)

Late news: 27/5, Constantine: 1 Lesser Whitethroat. (J & D Chapman)

St Wenn, South of Rosenannon: 1 Quail calling in hayfield in the evening. (A Bennallick)

Marazion Marsh RSPB: Glossy Ibis near the sanctuary fence at 12:00. (P Walsh) Also 64 Sanderling, 9 Dunlin, 4 imm drk Eider on/from the beach. (R Veal)

Sanderling, Reuben Veal

Plain-an-Gwarry: Turtle Dove reported in private garden again.

Penzance: 6 Purple Sandpipers still by Jubilee Pool, 1 Eider.

Stratton: c10 House Martin. (B Bryne)

Wadebridge: 1 Great spotted Woodpecker over blable gate area. (S Grose)

Porth Reservoir: 2 Tawny Owl heard. (S Grose)

Bodmin Moor; De Lank Waterworks to De Lank Farm: 3 prs of Redstart – all feeding young, 2 prs of Wheatear  feeding young, 2 Cuckoo (heard), 1 Kestrel. Also 1 Roe Deer with young. (J St Ledger)

Redstart and young, John St Ledger

male Redstart, John St Ledger

Charlestown: 1m, 1f Blue Tits with nestlings. (D Hastilow)

Blue Tit, David Hastilow

St Ives, Man’s Head to Clodgy Point: 10+ Linnet and 1 Rock Pipit. (K Money)

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