Saturday 6th July 2024

Saturday 6th July 2024

Porthchapel: Ad/subadult Brown Booby passed close-in late afternoon. (R Archer)

Pendower Beach: 1 2nd cal yr male Surf Scoter. (T Wilson)

Par, beach pool: 2 (eclipse) Tufted Duck, 6 Mediterranean Gull, 30 Black-headed Gull, 1 Lesser Black-backed Gull, c.150 Herring Gull, c.70 Canada Goose. (R Hampshire)

Marazion Marsh RSPB: 2 (1ad 1juv) Stonechat, 1 Sedge Warbler, 1 Dunnock, 1juv Pied Wagtail, 4 Magpie, 1 Black-tailed Godwit, 1 Redshank, 2 (1ad 1 juv) Moorhen, 2 Mallard, 10 Canada Goose, 5juv Little Egret, 4 (2ad 2juv) Grey Heron. (10.30 – 11.30 M Webb)

Lamorna/Tater- du: 1 Kestrel, 2 Whitethroat,5 Stonechat, 2 Chiffchaff, 1 Mediterranean Gull past (S Grose)

RSPB Hayle Estuary: 68 Curlew, 3 Whimbrel, 15 Oystercatcher, 3 Black-tailed Godwit, 2 Common Sandpiper, 6 Shelduck families, 1 Kestrel, 3 Mediterranean Gull, 48 Black-headed Gull, 2 Lesser Black backed Gull. (S Grose)

Hayle Harbour: 4 Oystercatcher (2ad +2 juv).(S Grose)

St Ives Island (07:25 -10:25). 1 Balearic Shearwater (07:42), 3 Cory’s Shearwater (07:59, 08:12, 09:02), Manx Shearwaters at 75/second for first 35 minutes, 4 Mediterranean Gull. (P Nason)

Stithians Reservoir: 3 Black tailed Godwit, 16 Cormorant. (D Eva)  15 Swift. (S Van Hear, J St Ledger)

Late submission, 06/07/24, Near Hawks Tor; Bodmin Moor: Reeling Grasshopper warber all afternoon , Buzzard with 3 branching young on private land. (C Mason)

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Surf Scoter – Tony Wilson
Black-tailed Godwit’s – John St Ledger
Redshank – Martin Webb