Friday 1st July 2022

Friday 1st July 2022

Rosecliston: 1 Hooded Crow. (B & L Bosisto)

Kingsmill Lake: 44 Redshank, 1 Greenshank, 43 Curlew, 3 Shelduck, 3 Cormorant, 3 Little Egret & 2 Grey Heron. (P Kemp)

Drift Reservoir: Common Sandpiper, first of the autumn. (D Flumm)

Hayle Estuary; Carnsew Pool: 2 m&f Shelduck, 6 Little Egret, 4 Cormorant, 18 Black-headed Gull, 4 Herring Gull 14.00 – 14.45. (M Webb)

Wadebridge: 3 Chiffchaff, 1 Great spotted Woodpecker, 1 Yellowhammer (heard distantly). (S Grose)

Rumps / Moules Island today: 15+ Puffins, Number of Razorbills and Guillimots (but fewer than expected), small numbers of Manx Shearwater drifting through, Gannet, Kestrel, Raven, Stonechats with fledged young, Rock and Meadow Pipits, Whitethroat, Skylarks, Linnets, 1 Swift. (W Delacour)

Porth Reservoir: 16 Great crested Grebe! (8prs. 2prs with 3 juv, 1pr with 2 juv, 3prs with 1juv, 1pr incubating eggs, 1pr did not breed but did display to each other, +1single adult), 10 Coot +1juv, 3 Reed Warbler, 1 juv Buzzard. (S Grose)

Nanjizal: 18 Gadwall. (K Wilson)

Millpool (private garden): Bullfinch male on bird feeder, 2 newly-fledged Robins at our feeder with both parents in attendance, Broad-bodied Chaser female, 10 Whirligig Beetles on pond surface (M Claughton)

Late Submission, 30th June 2022 ,Smith’s Cliff, Tintagel: Common Whitethroat singing. (P Mitchell)

Yesterday’s sighting of a Ring-necked Duck at lower Tamar Lakes has been re-identified as a Tufted Duck.



Little Egret – Martin Webb
Shelduck – Martin Webb
Great Crested Grebe & chick – Shaun Grose
Common Whitethroat – Pen Mitchell
Common Sandpiper – Dave Flumm