Saturday 22nd June 2024

Saturday 22nd June 2024

Marazion Marsh: Adult Little Ringed Plover still present this am. (S.Cox)

Carkees Tor via Carbilly to Temple, Bodmin Moor1 Grey Wagtail. Many Stonechat and Wheatear fledglings amongst the gorse. Also mix of Chiff Chaff, Willow Warbler and Dunnock. (G Williams)

Dobwalls: 5 newly fledged Herring Gull (3 + 2), numerous young Rook and Jackdaw, 2 Swift. (C&J Duffy)

Polzeath ; Pentire Point: 4 Linnet, 5 Wheatear, 3 Meadow Pipit, 1 Kestrel. (R Skipp)

Tregoss Moor trail ( near Roche):  2 Blackcap, 1 Mistle Thrush, 1 Garden Warbler, 20+ Chiffchaff, 10+ Willow Warbler, 50+ Swallow and House Martin. (N.Best)

St Mawgan to Mawgan Porth pathBlackcap, Magpie, Wren, Willow Warbler, Skylark, Great Spotted Woodpecker, Song Thrush, Swallow, Blackbird, Buzzard, Long-tailed Tits, Jay, Woodpigeon, Spotted Flycatcher, Carrion Crow, Pheasant, Kestrel. (A Quincey)

Gorran Haven – Lamledra – Penare: 1 Robin, 1 Wren, 2 House Sparrow, 2 Goldfinch, 1 Chaffinch, 12 Stonechat, 5 Whitethroat, 6 Chiffchaff, 15 Linnet, 4 Long-tailed Tit, 2 Blackbird, 2 Magpie, 6 Rook, 2 Jackdaw, 3 Skylark, 3 Swallow, 2 House Martin, 2 Wood Pigeon, 1 Kestrel, 12 Cormorant, 7 Oystercatcher, 20+ Herring Gull, 2 Great Black-backed Gull. (I & C Sowerby)

Late submission 19/06/24, Penzance to Wolf Rock Lighthouse: 22 Swifts, 9 Great Black-backed Gulls, 7 Herring Gulls, 15 Gannets, 5 Kittiwakes, 1 Sandwich Tern, 251 Manx Shearwaters, 3 Common Terns, 6 Guillemots. (V Stratton, B Craven)

Late submission 19/06/24, Wolf Rock Lighthouse to St. Mary’s, Isles of Scilly: 47 Manx Shearwaters, 2, Herring Gulls, 6 Gannets, 5 Great Black-backed Gulls, 3 Sandwich Terns, 1 Puffin, 5 Guillemots, 170 Lesser Black-backed Gulls, 20 Kittiwakes, 10 Shags. (V Stratton, B Craven)

Late submission 19/06/24, Isles of Scilly to the Wolf Rock Lighthouse:  12 Shags, 6 Great Black-backed Gulls, 5 Guillemots (some feeding fledgling at sea), 7 Herring Gulls, 14 Gannets, 452 Manx Shearwaters, 1 Sooty Shearwater, 2 Razorbills, 5 Lesser Black-backed Gulls, 2 Kittiwakes, 3 Puffins, 35 Common Dolphins. A Fin Whale feeding amongst a raft of 300 Manx Shearwaters ( We alerted all the passengers on deck, who were able to see the Fin Whale clearly as it surfaced and blew on four occasions). (V Stratton, B Craven)

Late submission, 19/06/24,  Wolf Rock Lighthouse to Penzance: 1,347  Manx Shearwaters, 23 Guillemots, 2 Fulmars, 13 Gannets, 2 Sooty Shearwaters, 1 Great Northern Diver, 3 Razorbills, 2 Kittiwakes. 6 Risso’s Dolphins, 9, Common Dolphins, 1, Ocean Sunfish. (V Stratton, B Craven)

 

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Little Ringed Plover – Steve Cox
Common Whitethroat – Ian Sowerby
Juvenile Wheatear – Gavin Williams