Friday 26th May 2023

Friday 26th May 2023

Wheal Alfred (14:25): Honey Buzzard hdg East. (M Whittaker)

St Erth: Great Spotted Woodpecker. (M Yelland)

Par, Spit beach: 10 Turnstone, 6 Dunlin, 4 Eider (2+2) 1 Fulmar. (In dock area, pr. Gt. Tit and Blue Tit feeding at nest sites.) (R Hampshire)

Polgigga: Glaucous Gull still. (M Wallace)

Padstow, Tregonce Cliff: 1 Red Kite. Dennis Cove: 1 Bullfinch ( f ). (S Lilley)

Godrevy Point (10:00 – 11:45): 1m Kestrel, 1 Whitethroat, 3 (m, f, juv) Stonechat, 2 Linnet, 1 Meadow Pipit, 2 Dunnock, 12 Jackdaw, 2 Magpie, 1 Gannet past. (M Webb)

Bodmin Moor, Bolatherick to Garrow Tor: 2 pairs Common Redstart (both feeding young), 10+ Wheatear (many feeding young sited in walls), 1 Spotted Flycatcher, 1 Treecreeper, 4 Cuckoo, 5 Mistle Thrush, 3 Grey Wagtail, 6 Skylark, 2 Kestrel, 1 Red Kite (over). (J St Ledger, G May)

Porth Joke: 1 Spotted Flycatcher. (S Rowe)

Callestick: 1 Red Kite over at 17.30, 2 Stock Dove. (T Wilson)

Goss Moor: 2 Yellowhammer. (B Bosisto)

Downderry: 2 Great Northern Diver on sea, 3 Whimbrel inshore early morning. (A Payne)

 

Late Submission, 25/05, Downderry: (0555-0650) 1 Red-throated Diver, 14 Manx Shearwater, 23 Gannet, 7 Kittiwake, 28 auks hdg west. Inshore 3 Turnstone. Also Grey Seal. (A Payne)

Late submissin, 24/05, Scillonian (V Stratton, M Jones):

Penzance to the Wolf Rock Lighthouse: 551 Manx Shearwater, 15 Gannet, 97 Herring Gull, 2 Swallow, 2 House Martin, 10 Swift, 1 Great Northern Diver, 48 Guillemot, 20 Purple Sandpiper, 8 Fulmar, 3 Kittiwake, 4 Great Black-backed Gull, 1 Razorbill, 1 Puffin, 1 Rock Pipit, 1 Cormorant, 5 Shag, 3 Oystercatcher

Wolf Rock Lighthouse to St Mary’s, Isles of Scilly: 5 Manx Shearwater, 3 Swallow, 59 Gannet, 3 Lesser Black-backed Gull, 9 Shag, 2 Razorbill, 2 Fulmar, 3 Kittiwake, 1 Whimbrel, 1 Herring Gull, 1 Risso’s Dolphin

St Mary’s, Isles of Scilly to Wolf Rock Lighthouse: 87 Manx Shearwater, 8 Gannet, 6 Guillemot, 3 Cormorant, 2 Razorbill 1 Fulmar.

Wolf Rock Lighthouse to Penzance: 276 Manx Shearwater, 41 Gannet, 35 Guillemot, 5 Puffin, 6 Razorbill, 5 Fulmar, 31 Herring Gull, 7 Lesser Black-backed Gull, 2 Kittiwake, 1 Oystercatcher.

 

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Great Spotted Woodpecker – Martin Yelland
(m) Kestrel – Martin Webb
(m) Stonechat – Martin Webb
(f) Stonechat – Martin Webb
(juv) Stonechat – Martin Webb
(m) Redstart – John St Ledger
(f) Redstart – John St Ledger
Yellowhammer – Bob Bosisto
(juv) Great Spotted Woodpecker being fed – Martin Yelland