Thursday 8th June 2023

Thursday 8th June 2023

St. Issey, near the Pickwick Inn: Red Kite and male Yellowhammer. (W.Delacour.)

Marazion Beach: Group of 8 Mediterranean Gulls of various ages at 7.00pm. (S.Cox)

Tremayne Woods: 3 Blackcap singing,  Juv Jay. (K Dalziel, J Hawkey)

Croft Pascoe Pool: 2 male Four-Spotted Chaser. (S Ford)

Croft Pascoe Wood: 4 Spotted Flycatchers, 2 Willow Warblers, a family of Stonechats with parents and 3 fledged young.
Several Four spotted chasers including at least 2 of the praenubila form with more extensive black markings on the wings. 1 pair of Keeled Skimmers, 1F Broad-bodied chaser. male Clouded Buff moth. (K Dalziel ,J Hawkey, S Ford)

Downderry: a female Grey Plover in breeding plumage on the shore this morning. At sea a few distant Manx Shearwater. (A Payne)

Lizard: pair of Spotted Flycatcher feeding young in nest. (D Collins)

Duck Pool (Steeple Point): 5 Wheatear (family group with two adults feeding 3 juveniles) J Lewis

Hayle Estuary RSPB: 1 Brent Goose (dark bellied), 2 Curlew, 3 Oystercatcher. (J St Ledger, A Lea)

Hayle Estuary RSPB, Ryan’s Field: 3+ Reed Warbler. (J St Ledger, A Lea)

Hayle Harbour: 3 Oystercatcher including 1 juvenile. (J St Ledger, A Lea)

Minions: Redstart, Wheatear. (J Horsey)

Witheybrook Marsh, Minions, 920-1100: 4 Meadow Pipits, 12 Wheatear, 4 Swallows, 1 Cuckoo, 2 Stonechat, 8 Pied Wagtails, 7 Blackbirds (males), Chaffinch, Jackdaws, Carrion Crows, 5 House Sparrows, 5 Buzzards, 1 Raven, 1 x Red Admiral butterfly. (A Riley)

Tehidy Woods: c 100 Mallard, 30+ Jackdaw, 1 Wren, 2 Robin,10+ Mute Swan, 1 Moorhen and 1 Mandarin. (R Bunt)

DC

Mandarin. Roger Bunt
Dark-bellied Brent Goose. Adrian Lea
Dark-bellied Brent Goose. Adrian Lea
Reed Warbler. Adrian Lea
Reed Warbler. Adrian Lea
Oystercatcher chick. Adrian Lea
Oystercatcher. Adrian Lea
Wheatear. Jeff Horsey
Redstart. Jeff Horsey
Juvenile Stonechat. Kate Dalziel
Four-spot Chaser, praenubila form. Kate Dalziel
Mediterranean Gull. Steve Cox
Mediterranean Gull. Steve Cox
Juvenile Stonechat. Steve Ford
Stonechat. Steve Ford
Spotted Flycatcher. Steve Ford