Friday 7th June 2024

Friday 7th June 2024

Chysauster: Possible Rough-legged Buzzard over, 2 Buzzard over, 1 Kestrel, several Chaffinch, 2 Chiffchaff singing, 1 Willow Warbler singing. (S Ashby)

Kimberley Park, Falmouth: 2 Goldfinch, 4 Robin, 2 Blackbird (M), 3 Wren, 1 Blackcap (M), 1 Spotted Flycatcher, 2 Long-tailed Tit, 3 Crow, 3 Woodpigeon, 1 Blue Tit, 1 Greenfinch, 1 Great Tit, 1 Song thrush, 6 Jackdaw, 2 Magpie, 3 Rook, 2 Swift. (S Hinkley)

St Austell: 40+ Common Swift over Mengwins Water Treatment Works early morning, along with a few House Martin and Swallow. (T Mills)

Carn Brea 08.30-11.30: 5 Willow Warbler, 8 Linnet, 2 Wren, 5 Meadow Pipit, 5 Stonechat, 4 Swift, 1 Whitethroat, 1 Swallow, 2 Chiffchaff, 1m Blackcap, 1 Buzzard over, 4 Roe Deer. (M Saunders)

Feock: Great Spotted Woodpecker feeding young with peanut granules which he hammers to small fragments in a tree bowl until he has a full beak. (K Dalziel)

Maer Lake: 1 Grey Heron, 12 Moorhen, 8 Canada Geese, 6 Shellduck (1 Pair with second brood of 3 after losing their first brood),  23 Mallard, 2 Teal, 1 Male Sparrowhawk(in Lane), 1 Dunlin, 2 Herring Gull, 50+ Sand Martin, 10 Swallow, 12 House Martin, 2 Goldfinch, 2 Greenfinch. (N Bastin).

College Res: 2 Great Crested Grebes incubating nests. (D Eva)

Par, Spit beach: c.30 Oyster catcher, 3 Whimbrel, 2+ Eider among rocks (9 past two days). (R Hampshire)

Par, Fishing Point: 1 Eider (f) and 1 young still. (R Hampshire)

St Blazey LNR: 1 (m) Wigeon. (R Hampshire)

Pendower: 2 Great Northern Diver. (A le Masurier)

St Michaels Mount: 2 House Sparrow feeding 3 fledged young, 3 Pied Wagtail, 2 Swallow, 2 Chaffinch (1 singing male + 1 female), 1 Robin (singing), 1 Wren (singing), 2 Blackbird (1 male carrying food + 1 female), 2 Dunnock, 1 Little Egret. (B Cuttell)

RNAS Culdrose: 1 Buzzard. (B Cuttell)

Lanhydrock, on fence near the Church car park: 1 pr Spotted Flycatcher feeding young. (J St Ledger)

Lanhydrock, opposite gardeners cottage: 1 pr Spotted Flycatcher feeding young. (J St Ledger)

Lanhydrock, in woodland: 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker, 1 m Blackcap, 4 Nuthatch, 1 Wren feeding two fledged young, 2 Jay. (J St Ledger)

Marazion: 4 Whimbrel over west, 2 Curlew, 25 Dunlin, 20 Sanderling, 2 Ringed Plover, 1 Great White Egret, 14 Swift, 2 Dabchick. (R Hill)

 

Late submission, 02/06, Carn Galver: 4 singing Cuckoo , 2 singing Willow Warbler, 2 singing Grasshopper Warbler. (Rob Hill)

Late submission, 03/06, Porthgwarra: 1m Wheatear, 00s of Manx Shearwater in the afternoon, most going NW, 3 Raven, 1 Cuckoo. (Rob Hill)

Late submission, 04/06, Windmill Farm: 3 singing Cuckoo. (R Hill)

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Great Spotted Woodpecker – Kate Dalziel
Shelduck with 3 ducklings – Nigel Bastin
Shelduck with 3 ducklings – Nigel Bastin
Wigeon – Robin Hampshire