Thursday 6th July 2023

Thursday 6th July 2023

Lizard Point 7 to 10 am: 1 Wilson’s Petrel @ 07:13, 6 Storm Petrel, 1 Sooty Shearwater, Manx Shearwater too many to count, 8 Risso’s Dolphin, Large no’s of feeding Tuna. (R Wilkins)

Nanjizal: 4 Grasshopper Warblers. (K Wilson)

Porthgwarra: 1 Pomarine Skua, 1 Arctic Skua. (M Wallace)

Trevose Head : 2 Fulmar, 4 Gannet, 2 Shag, Herring Gull, Kittiwakes, 1 Oystercatcher, 1 Swift, 2 Swallow, 2 House Martin, 1 Woodpigeon, Skylarks, 3 Rock Pipit, 1 Meadow Pipit, 2 Wheatear, 4 Stonechat, 1 Wren, 1 Whitethroat, 1 Blue Tit, Crows; 5 House Sparrows, 1 Linnet. ( A. Parker et al )

Porthmissen Bridge: 22 + Fulmar ( at nest sites on cliffs ), 1 Gannet, 1 Cormorant, 2 Kestrel with juveniles, Herring Gull, many Kittiwakes and 10 chicks( on cliff ledges ), 9+ Guillemots and 6 chicks ( on cliff ledges ), 6 Razorbills ( on cliff ledges ), 2 Rock/feral Doves, 2 Swifts, 2 Wheatear, 2 Goldfinch. ( A. Parker et al )

Saltash: 40+ Swifts, this afternoon, just N of Trematon & A38 junction (P Kemp)

Pendennis Point: 6 Storm Petrel, c700 Manx Shearwater, 9 Sandwich Tern, c15 Kittiwake and 32 Mediterranean Gull this morning. (J Drage Hubert)

Stithians Reservoir Stuart Hutchings hide: 1 Cormorant, orange ring TBY on right leg,  metal ring on left leg. (R Netherton)

Stithians Reservoir, Southern cut-off: 1 Juvenile Great Spotted Woodpecker, 1 Chaffinch. (R Netherton)

Stithians Reservoir Golden Lion cut-off: 1 adult and 1 young Great Crested Grebe. (R Netherton)

Gwenter: 1 Swift, 1 Silver washed Fritillary, 1 Comma, c5 Gatekeeper.(P. Bedford)

Rame Head (7-11am): 9 adult Mediterranean Gull, 3 Puffin, 6 Guillemot, 70 Common Scoter, 16 Gannet, 5 Manx Shearwater, 1 Kittiwake, 1 Fulmar & 3 Curlew (P Kemp)

River Tamar, Clifton ( opposite Hole’s Hole & Weir Quay ): 1 Grey Heron; 2 Little Egret, 1 Cormorant, 103 Canada Geese, 2 adult Shelduck with 5 ducklings, 23 Mallard, 1 Curlew, 2 Great Black-backed Gull at nest on top of “Osprey” platform, feeding juvenile, ( A. Parker)

Late submission 05/07 Pendennis Point: 1 Storm Petrel trailing boat into Carrick Roads, c260 Manx Shearwater, 6 Sandwich Tern, 2 Kittiwake and 6 Mediterranean Gull. (J Drage Hubert, L Stoppard)

DC

Cormorant. Robin Netherton
Great Crested Grebe. Robin Netherton
Great Crested Grebe. Robin Netherton
Silver washed Fritillary. Phil Bedford
Great Spotted Woodpecker. Robin Netherton
Chaffinch. Robin Netherton