Wednesday 17th May 2023

Wednesday 17th May 2023

Nanjizal: Adult Night Heron this evening. Circa 200 Red Kite during the day. (K Wilson)

Walmsley Sanctuary: 1 Garganey (m) , 71 Black- tailed Godwit. (S Lilley)

Cardinham Moor: 1 Wood Sandpiper in roadside pool . (D Bloomfield)

Bodmin; Castle Hill: 4 Red Kite low, then went high gliding over Castle Hill allotments accompanied by a Sparrowhawk, 2 Blue Tits feeding young in nest box, several Goldfinch plus Greenfinch. (A Doel)

Draynes Wood: 2 Spotted Flycatcher nest building. 2 Mistle Thrush. (M Jones)

Minions area: Pair of Redstart feeding young at nest, 2 Tree Pipit. (M Jones)

Minions: 1 Red Kite, 8 Swift. (M Jones)

Rumps and Pentire: 2 Feral pigeon, 3 Wood Pigeon, 6 Oystercatcher, 12 Kittiwake, 6 Great Black-Backed Gull, 45 Herring Gull, c.60 Guillemot, 15 Razorbill, 4 Fulmar, 1 Gannet, 3 Cormorant, 5 Shag, 1 Kestrel, 1 Magpie, 7 Jackdaw, 4 Carrion Crow, 2 Raven, 12 Skylark, c.25 Swallow, 5 Whitethroat, 1 Wren, 1 Blackbird, 3 Stonechat, 3 Wheatear, 4 House sparrow, 1 Dunnock, 3 Meadow pipit, 4 Rock Pipit, 8 Linnet, 3 Grey seal, 3 Small White, 6 Orange Tip, 2 Small Copper, 1 Red Admiral, 3 Painted Lady, 1 Peacock, 3 Wall Brown. (M Scawen et al.)

Trebetherick: 1 Sparrowhawk,1 Kestrel,3 Linnet,2 Greenfinch, from large private garden.(S Grose)

Boscastle, Penally Point: 1 Puffin floating and flew off heading south. (P Smith)

Whipsiderry:  2 Corn Bunting (poss 3),1 Kestrel.( S Grose)

Goss Moor: 2 Cuckoo , 6 Swallow , 4 Garden Warbler,  pair Bullfinch, pair Jays , 2 Blackcap , 4 Long-tailed Tits , 6 Chaffinch, 4 Buzzard, 1 Roe Deer , 2 Holly Blue , 4 Orange Tip , 2 Speckled Wood. (D Dennis)

Par Beach: 3 Eider (2m, 1f) roosting on edge of breakwater. (A Nicholson)

Trispen: 1 Red Kite. (C Retallick)

Traboe; Lizard: 1 pr Great Spotted Woodpecker, 2 Nutatch, 1 pairr Great Tit, 1 pair Blue Tit, 1 Coal Tit, 2 Goldcrest, 1 pair Chaffinch, 1 Moorhen chick. (J St Ledger & A Lea)

RNAS Culdrose: 1 Yellowhammer. (D Wright)

Kenneggy: 1 Red Kite, 3 Buzzard, 7 Linnet, 2 Skylark, 11 Goldfinch, 20+ Swallow, 3 Fulmar, 1 Kestrel, 4 Stonechat, 1 Sedge Warbler. 1 Roe Deer, Painted Lady, Orange Tip, Speckled Wood, Wall Brown, Red Admiral, Peacock.  (C James)

Marazion Marsh: 7 Jackdaw, 1 Mute Swan, 12 Canada Geese (pair with 6 goslings), 1 Red Kite, 4 Little Egret, 3 Grey Heron, 4 Stonechat with 2 fledgling , 2 Linnet (1 fledgling), 2 Carrion Crow, 5 Mallard. (G Allen)

Long Rock, Penzance: 1 summer plumaged Great Northern Diver north over Penzance towards Madron, 3 Red Kite west along ridge (Paul St Pierre)

Drift Reservoir 09.45 – 11.30: 4 Willow Warbler, 5 Blue Tit, 3m Chaffinch, 3 Great Crested Grebe, 1m Mallard, 18 Canada Goose one pair with 2 goslings. (M Webb) 15 Red Kite. (M James)

Late submission, 16/05/23, Trewoon: The Gover valley cuckoo has returned for another year; heard from Trewoon. (I Toogood-Johnson)

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Common Whitethroat – Mike Scawen
Great Crested Grebe – Martin Webb
Canada Goose and goslings – Martin Webb
Willow Warbler – Martin Webb
Great Spotted Woodpecker – Adrian Lea
Garganey – Steve Lilley
Jay – Adrian Lea
Nuthatch – Adrian Lea
Goldcrest – Adrian Lea
Coal Tit – Adrian Lea