Thursday 14th July 2022

Thursday 14th July 2022

Walmsley Sanctuary 20.00-20.45: 1 Greenshank, 1 Ruff, 12 Black-tailed Godwit, 140 Swift between Camel and Chapel Amble (G Stephenson)

Colliford Lake: 6 Barnacle Geese ( 4 juveniles) at north end,later joined Canada Geese flock, ( K.Pellow)

Stithians, Golden Lion end: Kingfisher from hide, Green Sandpiper (R Griffiths, R Bowyer, N Watmough)

Stithians, Stuart Hutchins hide: 1 Common Sandpiper, 1 Curlew, 2 Buzzards, 1 Lapwing, 3 Dunlin, 1 Ringed Plover, 1 Stock Dove  (R Bowyer, N Watmough)

Godrevy: 1 Kestrel. (R Griffiths)

Halvana Plantation: 14 Siskin. (D Flumm)

Colliford Reservoir: Barnacle Goose & hybrid BarnacleXCanada Goose amongst Canada flocks. (Latter first seen here 5th July when this photo taken – D Flumm)

Godrevy Point: 4 (2m 2f) Stonechat, 8 Linnet, 1juv Rock Pipit, 2 Dunnock, 1 Little Egret, 15 Oystercatcher 10.30 – 11.30. ( M Webb)

Trewen ( nr. Piper’s Pool ): 1 Red Kite ( A. Parker )

Downderry: 86 Mediterranean Gull and a Sandwich Tern west 0600-0805. Also 12 Manx Shearwater and 61 Gannet east. (A Payne)

Stithians Reservoir:  2 Green Sandpiper, 1 Common Sandpiper, 3 Dunlin, 1 Curlew, 1 Kingfisher,  (J St Ledger)

Late Submission 13/07, Penzance to Wolf Rock Lighthouse: 200 Manx Shearwaters, 352  Gannets, 2 Oystercatchers, 15 Herring Gulls, 5 Great Black-backed Gull, 6 Shags, 71 Guillemots,  3  Kittiwakes,1 Sooty Shearwater,1 Puffin,  100 Common Dolphins, 2 Harbour Porpoise, 1 Minke Whale.
Wolf Rock Lighthouse to the Isles of Scilly: 66 Manx Shearwater ,1 Cory’s Shearwater, 264 Gannets, 1 Fulmar, 1 Great Black-backed Gull, 1 Lesser Black-backed Gull, 3 Kittiwakes, 9 Shag, 4 Razorbill, 1 Guillemot, 32 Common Dolphins.
Isles of Scilly to the Wolf Rock Lighthouse: 5 Herring Gulls ,4 Shag, 3 Kittiwakes, 55 Manx Shearwaters, 46 Gannets, 1  Puffin, 1 Great Black-backed Gull, 1  Great Skua, 1 Fulmar, 1  Cory’s Shearwater.
Wolf Rock Lighthouse to Penzance: 221 Manx Shearwaters, 1 Cory’s Shearwater, 100  Gannets, 1 Fulmar, 9 Kittiwakes, 65 Herring Gulls , 5 Guillemots, 1 Razorbill, 4 Shags, (V Stratton, M Elliott)

Late submission 13/07, Millpool (private garden): heard Green Woodpecker yaffling, Swifts, Wren, juv Blackbird, Buzzard, female Emperor Dragonfly ovipositing in three locations on submerged plants in garden pond, Blue-tailed Damselfly, Hummingbird Hawk Moth, Red Admiral (M Claughton)

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Stonechat. Martin Webb
Stonechat. Martin Webb
Linnet. Martin Webb
Little Egret. Martin Webb
Canada x Barnacle Goose. Dave Flumm
Barnacle Goose. Dave Flumm
Kingfisher. Regina Griffiths
Kingfisher. Regina Griffiths
Kestrel. Regina Griffiths
Kestrel. Regina Griffiths
Green Sandpiper. Rebecca Bowyer
Buzzard. Rebecca Bowyer