Monday 24th June 2024

Monday 24th June 2024

Par, Spit beach: 7 Eider plus duckling, c.20 Oystercatcher, 17 Turnstone, 9 Curlew, 1 Ringed Plover, 1 Little Egret, 1(m) Kestrel, 2 Stonechat and juv. 1 Sand Martin at nest hole. (R Hampshire)

Wadebridge: 7 Black- headed Gull, 37 Redshank, 2 ad Oystercatcher, 15 Mute Swan, 2 Grey Wagtail behind Bridge bike hire.(S Grose)

St Minver,Treweens: 2 m Yellowhammer.(S Grose)

Porth Reservoir/Trewassick Cottages: 4 Blackcap, 3 Bullfinch, 7 Chiffchaff, 2 Yellowhammer, 2 Marsh Tit .(S Grose)

Hayle Estuary RSPB Ryan’s Field: Greenfinch from Eric Grace hide. (S Bray, E Reid)

Trevose Head: Family of 4 Raven feeding on Dinas Head.  (S Ashby)

Minions: 10 Wheatear (several juveniles) 2 Redstart (male and juvenile) 4 Swift 1 Reed Bunting (A Pearson and R Brandon)

Gulval: Feral Peafowl in private garden (D Fox)

Pendeen, Higher Bojewyan: Great Spotted Woodpecker attacking garden nest-box. (R. Gore)

Pentewan Valley: 1 Female Mallard with 5 ducklings, 2 Grey Wagtail. (I & C Sowerby)

Pentewan Beach: 5 Goldfinch, 2 Linnet, 1 Chiffchaff, 8 Carrion Crow, 25-30 Herring Gull (various ages), 2 Great Black-Backed Gull. (I & C Sowerby)

Croft Pascoe: 3 prs Spotted Flycatcher (1pr still feeding young in old woodpecker cavity). (A Lea)

Maer Lake: 1 Grey Heron, 2 Canada Geese, 2 Shelduck (with 3 young), 18 Mallard, 1 Teal, 12 Herring Gull, 1 Black-Headed Gull, 2 Stonechat, 3 Greenfinch, 3 Sedge Warbler, 1 Reed Warbler, 150+ Sand Martin (hawking over lake). (N Bastin.)

Bude Golf Course: 58 Sand Martin Burrows in use now plus another small colony just started 30 meters away from the main colony. (N Bastin.)

Late submission 23/06 Manacles: From boat saw 1 Eider, 2 Puffin and 1 Porpoise (P. Bedford)



Spotted Flycatcher. Adrian Lea
Spotted Flycatcher. Adrian Lea
Sand Martin colony. Nigel Bastin
Shelduck. Nigel Bastin
Grey Wagtail. Ian Sowerby
Goldfinch. Ian Sowerby
Great Black-backed Gull. Ian Sowerby
Peafowl (Peacock) Debbie Fox
Greenfinch. Sue Bray