Friday 31st May 2024

Friday 31st May 2024

St. Columb Major, Private Garden: 9 Cormorant over, 2 Sand Martin, 4 House Sparrow, c20 adult and fledgling Starling, c14 Blackbird adult and fledglings, 2 Jay. (D Dennis)

Marazion Beach: 55+ Sanderling, 9 Dunlin, 2 Sandwich Tern. (J St Ledger, A Lea)

Marazion Marsh: 1 Great White Egret. (J St Ledger, A Lea)

The Mouls: 190 Guillemot, 30 Razorbill, 6 Puffin (including 1 entering burrow). (D Eva)

Walmsley Sanctuary: 14 Gadwall, 2 Teal, 2 Coot, 3 Little Egret, Mallard broods of 6/5/5/4. (D Eva)

Par: Female Eider with her remaining duckling, viewed from coastal path. (D Sharp).

Drift Reservoir, 10.00-11.30: 4 Great Crested Grebe (1pr with 2 chicks), 1 Little Grebe, 1 Moorhen, 3m Mallard, 1 Grey Heron, 40 Canada Geese (2prs with 3 goslings each), 2 Buzzard over. (M Webb)

Hayle Ryan’s Field, 13.05: 1 Oystercatcher sitting on eggs, 1 Shelduck, 4 Canada Geese, 1 Little Egret. (M Webb)

Colliford Reservoir: 7 Canada Geese, 3 Pied Wagtail, 2 Carrion Crow, 1 Blackcap, 1 Garden Warbler, 1 Robin, 3 Willow Warbler, 1 Bullfinch, 1 Heron. (J Johnson)

Letter Moor: 2 Linnet, 1 Robin, 1 Skylark, 3 Meadow Pipit, 2 Stonechat 1 Reed Bunting, 3 Carrion Crow, 1 Blue Tit, 2 Great Tit  32 Canada Geese, 3 willow Warbler. (J Johnson)

Respryn: 1 Heron, 1 Dipper, 1 Goldcrest, 1 Treecreeper, 2 Chaffinch, 1 Chiffchaff, 1 Song Thrush, 3 Blackbird, 1 Jay, 1 Blue Tit, 3 Carrion Crow, 4 Goldfinch, 3 Nuthatch and 1 Fledgling. (J Johnson)

Downderry: over 250 Manx Shearwater feeding early morning. Also a Great Northern Diver and 15 Kittiwake flew west. (A Payne)

Polperro : 20+ Swifts over the valley. (A Matthews)

Gluvian: Singing male Spotted Flycatcher, singing male Stock Dove, fledged Dunnock & Robin, Greenfinch nest building in private garden. (B Bosisto)

Penryn Estuary: 1 Sanderling at Gorran Gorras Creek. (M Broadbent)

Flushing: 100+ House Martin between Penarrow and Trefusis Point. (M Broadbent)

Bodmin Moor, nr. Boundary Rock, Stowe’s Hill: 1 Wheatear, several Swift, 1 Cuckoo in flight, 1 Redstart in flight, 1 ad. & 1 juv. Stonechat, 2 Meadow Pipit. (S Netherton)

 

Late submission, 30/05, Marazion Marshes: 8 Swift, Stonechat ? juvenile feeding adult, Great White Egret, Little Egret, 6 Grey Heron, Linnet, Cetti’s Warbler, Blackcap, Goldcrest, Canada geese, Reed Warbler, Swallow. (M James)

Late submission, 30/05, Marazion Beach: mixed group Sanderling and Dunlin. (M James)

Late Submission, 30/05, Tunnel Beach, Falmouth: 1 Whimbrel. (R Bowyer)

 

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Eider & Duckling – Deena Sharp
Eider & Duckling – Deena Sharp
Sanderling – Adrian Lea
Sanderling – Adrian Lea
Oystercatcher – Martin webb
Willow Warbler – Martin Webb
Dunlin and Sanderling – Adrian Lea
Canada Geese – John Johnson
Garden Warbler – John Johnson
Nuthatch – John Johnson
Great Crested Grebe – Martin Webb