Friday 3rd June 2022

Friday 3rd June 2022

Nanjizal: female Rustic Bunting, 3 Reed Warbler & 2 Chiffchaff. (Please keep to public rights of way). (K Wilson)

Kynance, Predannack, Windmill Farm: 1 Nightingale singing at Kynance CP at 06.15, 1 Hobby, 1 Turtle Dove, 1 Spotted Flycatcher, 6 Cuckoo, 6 Common Whitethroat, 1 Sparrowhawk, 1 m Red-veined Darter, 16 Painted Lady, 5 Marsh Fritillary. (T Wilson)

Stithians Res: 1 Quail, 1 Cuckoo chick in Meadow Pipit nest, 1 Grasshopper Warbler carrying food. (D Eva) Also Cuckoo flying together, 3 Grey Heron, 3 Great Black-backed Gull amongst Herring Gulls, 5 Cormorant, 2 Little Egret, 2 distant Buzzard, 1 Wren, 3 Willow Warbler, 2 Linnet, 12+ House Martin with Swallows, 1 Skylark, numerous Goldfinch, 2 Little Grebe, 5 Swift and Blackcaps heard but not seen. (S & P Sawford) Also 1m & 1f Bullfinch, Whitethroat, Garden Warbler, 4 Great Crested Grebe, Jay, Song Thrush, 3 Chiffchaff, 2 Blackbird, 4 Chaffinch, Greenfinch, Blackcap, Great Tit, 3 Blue Tit, 5 Long-tailed Tit, Swallow, 36 Canada Goose, Dunnock, Reed Bunting. (S Hinkley)

Marazion Marsh: Drake Garganey still, 3 Cetti’s Warbler, 1 Reed Warbler, 2 adult Mute Swan with 6 cygnets, 2 Grey Heron, 3 Little Egret, 5 Swallow, 9 Mallard, 2 Canada Geese (P Sharp). Also 3+ Cetti’s Warbler (1 seen, 2+ heard only). (A Nicholson)

Nanjizal: Golden Plover in fields, 6 Painted Lady butterflies north. (D Flumm)

Constantine: 1 Hobby flew north late morning. (D Collins)

Sancreed: 7 Red Kite NE, Hobby E, Sparrowhawk, 6 Common Buzzard. (D Flumm)

Lewannick: 1 Red Kite at 11.30. (B Craven)

Tregeare, Nr Pipers Pool: 6 Red Kites circling above freshly mown fields tonight. (J Horsey)

Upper Bosullow (between Morvah and Newbridge): 1 Red Kite high at 15.30, in upper wing moult. (H J Harvey)

Drift Reservoir: 2 pairs Great Crested Grebe, one with single pullus. (D Flumm)

Trenithon, Nr Traboe: 2 broods of Great Spotted Woodpecker ready to fledge, one from a nest box. (A Williams)

Truro: 7 Starling in front garden (2 ad, 5 juv). (M Costa) m&f Siskin in private garden at 6pm. (D Jenkins)

Heamoor: Collared Dove. (H J Harvey)

Trewen, Nr Pipers Pool: Hummingbird Hawkmoth on valerian plant. (N Bank)

Late submission, 09/05/22, Marazion: male Eider videoed on steps of St Aubyn Estates Manor Office. (A Gilbert)

Red Kite – Dave Flumm
Red Kites – Dave Flumm
Great Crested Grebe – Dave Flumm
Buzzard – Dave Flumm
Great Spotted Woodpecker – Alan Williams
House Martins – Paul Sawford
Willow Warbler – Paul Sawford
Willow Warblers – Paul Sawford
Red-veined Darter – Tony Wilson