Friday 8th July 2022

Friday 8th July 2022

St Clements: 1 Garden warbler (singing). (J Millett, J Jane)

Tresemple Pool: c.30 Redshank, 1 Greenshank, 1 Dunlin. (J Millett, J Jane)​

Relubbus: Family Group of three green woodpeckers. (L & S Hallett)

Rosudgeon:  1 Sparrowhawk, 14 Rook decimating rockery plants in garden, 1 Weasel [stoats often seen in these parts, but this is the first weasel watched] (P K Bray)

Sancreed: Juvenile Cuckoo, 30 Swift. (D Flumm)

Kenidjack: Wheatear pair with 3 juvs. (D Flumm)

Walmsley Sanctuary: 1 Marsh Harrier, 2 Green Sandpiper, 1 Teal, 2 Mute swan with 3 cygnets. Also numbers of Hirundines and Swifts. (J St Ledger & A Lea)

Downderry: 7 Common Scoter and 12 Mediterranean Gull  west 0620-0730, whilst 150+ Manx Shearwater east. (A Payne)

Kilkhampton: 20+ swifts including juveniles, spotted flycatcher in garden. (L Hurles)

Porthilly Beach: 19 Mediterranean Gull amongst gull flock feeding on flying ants. (S Grose)

Rock Helipad field: 5 Greenfinch, 1 Great spotted Woodpecker, 1 Sparrowhawk over, 1 Raven over, 19 Swift. (S Grose)

Late Submission 07/07 Rosewall Hill:  87 Linnets mainly young birds forming juvenile creches with one flock of 46 Linnets and another flock of 38 Linnets, 8 pairs are double brooding, 17 pairs of Meadow Pipits with 32 young birds 9 pairs double brooding with several pairs still feeding young. 6 pairs of Stonechats with 12 well grown young 4 pairs are double brooding, 9 pairs of Whitethroats with 8 juveniles and 4 pairs still feeding young. 9 pairs of Blackbirds still feeding the second brood. 12 pairs of Dunnocks several double brooding and 11 pairs of Wrens. with 3 pairs of Cuckoo, breeding and laying eggs on the hill I am looking forward to seeing some young Cuckoos shortly. The hill is teeming with birds at the moment with a very successful breeding season. (V Stratton

Late Submission 07/07 Par: Mediterranean Gull was hiding amongst the Black Headed Gulls (S Bool)

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Green Woodpeckers – Steven Hallett
Green Woodpecker – Steven Hallett
Cuckoo – David Flumm
Wheatear, Juvenile – David Flumm
Mediterranean Gull – Simon Bool
Mediterranean Gull – Simon Bool