Thursday 27th June 2024

Thursday 27th June 2024

The road passing the Stuart Hutchings and Feeder hides at Stithians Reservoir will be closed from 27th June to 11th August due to works being carried out in the Penmarth area. The hides remain open but vehicular access will be problematic.
At present, the road is closed from the Penmarth direction and access is restricted, but possible, from the Rame direction.

Pendeen: 57,600 Manx Shearwater between 07:05 – 10:17, 2 Sooty Shearwater, 1 Yellow Wagtail (S Rogers Birdguides)

Penryn River: 5 Curlew, 13 Redshank, 4 Mallard, 1 Raven, 1 Jay, 2 Song Thrush, 2 Linnet, 1 Greenfinch (m), 2 Goldfinch.. (T Chambers)

Downderry: 10 Mediterranean Gull west before 0700. (A Payne)

Temple: 2 Wheatear. (W Chegwidden)

Tregonetha Downs: 13 Linnet, 1 Pheasant, 4 Swallow, 3 Blackcap, 1 Goldcrest, 3 Willow Warbler, 6 Stonechat, 4 Yellowhammer, 5 Meadow Pipit, 4 Wren, 3 Chiffchaff, 1 Buzzard, 9 Carrion Crow, 1Treecreeper, 1 Blackbird, 1 Woodpigeon, 2 Raven. (G Horsley)

Housel Bay: 1f Stonechat, 3 Dunnock, 1 Robin, 1m House Sparrow, 5 Swallow, 6 Fulmar, 10+ Jackdaw, 2 Carrion Crow, 10 Shag. (M Webb)

Polbathic Creek: 2 Shelduck + 3 ducklings, 15 Redshank, 2 Common sandpiper. (A Blonden.)

Devoran Quay: 2 Whimbrel, 51 Curlew, 5 Black-tailed Godwit, 2 Greenshank, 38 Redshank, 7 Oystercatcher, 2 Mediterranean Gull, 2 Green Woodpecker. (J St Ledger, A Lea, P Maker, R Loader)

Stithians Lake, Stuart Hutchings Hide: 14 Cormorant, 4 Little Grebe & 30+ Canada Geese. (J St Ledger & A Lea.)

Late submission 26/06 Gunwalloe: Black-throated Diver, adult on sea. (Birdguides)

Late submission 26/06 ScillonianIII Penzance to Wolf Rock: 3 Mediterranean Gull, 1 Guillemot, 1 Great Black-backed Gull, 7 Sandwich tern, 1 Gannet, 52 Manx Shearwater. Wolf Rock to St Mary’s: 4 Manx Shearwater, 2 Gannet, 3 Guillemot, c14 Common Dolphin, 1 Harbour Porpoise. St Mary’s to Wolf Rock: 46 Manx Shearwater, 1 Gannet, 1 Risso’s Dolphin, 6+ Common Dolphin. Wolf Rock to Penzance: 147 Manx Shearwater, 1 Gannet, 1 Guillemot, 3 Kittiwake, 1 Mediterranean Gull. (H Mitchell, S Rogers)

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Cormorant. Adrian Lea
Oystercatcher. Adrian Lea
Greenshank. Adrian Lea
Black-tailed Godwit. Adrian Lea
Stonechat. Martin Webb
Robin. Martin Webb
Fulmar. Martin Webb
Fulmar. Martin Webb
Jackdaw. Martin Webb