Monday 4th July 2022

Monday 4th July 2022

Hayle Estuary, 14.00 – 14.25: Ryan’s Field 4 Grey Heron, 1 Little Egret, 2 Shelduck, 1 Oystercatcher, 4 Black-headed Gull, 6 Curlew, 1 Canada Goose. Carnsew Pool, 14.35 – 15.15: 1 Eclipse drake Red-breasted Merganser, 3 Shelduck, 4 Cormorant, 1 Curlew, 2 Oystercatcher, 5 Black-headed Gull. (M Webb)

Kingsmill Lake: 4 Greenshank, 24 Redshank, 35 Curlew, 2 Cormorant, 1 Shelduck, 4 Little Egret, 1 Grey Heron, 1 Mediterranean Gull, 188+ Black-headed Gull & 41+ Herring Gull. (P Kemp)

Stithians Reservoir: 1 Black-tailed godwit, 21 Herring Gull, 12 Great Crested Grebe, 3 Little Grebe, 1 Greylag Goose (moulting), 15 Mallard (inc 8 large ducklings), 1 Little Egret, 3 Canada Goose (inc 1 gosling), 4 Swift, 8 Swallow, 2 Grey Heron, Lesser Black-backed Gull, Chiffchaff, 3 Moorhen, 2 Cormorant, Great Spotted Woodpecker, Whitethroat, 6 Magpie, 2 Carrion Crow, 3 Woodpigeon, 4 Pied Wagtail. (C Foote, T Weston)

Radford Lane, Millbrook: 1 Green Woodpecker, 1 juvenile Dipper (first sighting here in 20+ years). (B Taggart)

Liskeard, Trago Mills: 2 Dipper, 4 Nuthatch, 7 Buzzard overhead. (S Grose)

Cabilla & Redrice Woods: 4 Spotted Flycatcher, 2 Treecreeper, 2 Great Spotted Woodpecker, 1 Buzzard carrying prey, 3 Nuthatch, 5 Blackcap, 2 Chiffchaff, 1 Song Thrush , 9 Goldcrest, 11 Long-tailed Tit, 1 Sparrowhawk over, 12 Coal Tit. (S Grose)

Roskilly’s Farm, St Keverne: At least 3 pairs of Blackcap (2 pairs seen feeding fledged young), Spotted Flycatcher feeding fledged young, 5 Chiffchaff, Great Spotted Woodpecker, 3 families of very young Moorhens including mother brooding 3 chicks under her wings. (K Dalziel and J Hawkey)

Charlestown: 1 Green Woodpecker, 2 Greenfinch. (D Hastilow)

Drift Reservoir: 60 Swift. (D Flumm)

Trevorian Pool, Sennen: 4 Greylag, pair Little grebe with 1 pullus (2nd brood?). (D Flumm)

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Red-breasted Merganser – Martin Webb
Red-breasted Merganser – Martin Webb
Curlew – Martin Webb
Green Woodpecker – David Hastilow
Oystercatcher – Martin Webb
Greylag – Dave Flumm
Black-tailed Godwit – Charlotte Foote
Greylag Goose – Charlotte Foote
Moorhens – Kate Dalziel
Spotted Flycatcher – Kate Dalziel
Moorhens – Kate Dalziel