Tuesday 14th May 2024

Tuesday 14th May 2024

Mullion Cliffs: 1 fem Woodchat Shrike. (E O’Connor)

Marazion Marsh RSPB: 1 ‘southern-type’ Yellow Wagtail (now thought to be Iberian x Blue-headed intergrade), 1 Turtle Dove, 1 Great White Egret, 1 Whimbrel. (M Broadbent, L Parkerson, J Drage Hubert, B Hancock Smith, F Hutchinson)

St Gothian Sands NR: 1 Egyptian Goose. (A Witheywood).  Also, 1 Black-tailed Godwit. (M Broadbent, L Parkerson, J Drage Hubert, B Hancock Smith)

Hayle Estuary RSPB: 1 Danish-ringed Spoonbill, 9 Bar-tailed Godwit, 6 Grey Plover, 4 Dunlin, 1 Knot. (M Broadbent, L Parkerson, J Drage Hubert, B Hancock Smith)

Longrock pool: 1 Wood Sandpiper in field behind pool but flew off. (P St Pierre)

Helston, Loe Pool1 Osprey. (J Warner)

Mounts Bay: 4 Great Northern Diver from Scillonian. (B Dawson)

Lizard Point: 10 to 10:45 – steady passage of Manx Shearwater, 1 Red-throated Diver, 1 Great Northern Diver. (S Wood)

Porthallow: 1 imm male Eider, 1 Great Northern Diver. (D Collins)

Porthkerris (13.30-16.00): 1 imm Red-throated Diver, 6 Puffin, 3,000 Manx Shearwater, 100 Kittiwake. (D Collins)

Devoran Quay: 3 Whimbrel, 5 Black-tailed Godwit (2 in adult summer plumage), 6 Curlew, 8 Oystercatcher, 4 Swift. (J St Ledger)

Methern/Bonallack: 2 Red Kite working silage field, 50+ Swift. (K Pinch)

Chapel Amble: 1 m Yellowhammer (Trewarder farm), 1 Sparrowhawk, 4 Greylag Goose, 2 Mute Swan, 1pr Gadwall, 2 Shelduck, 2 Chiffchaff, 3 Blackcap, 3 Greenfinch, 2 Great spotted Woodpecker. (S Grose)

Siblyback Reservoir: 1 Common Buzzard, 6 Cormorant, 5 Canada Geese, 1 House Martin, 6 Sand Martin, 2 Swallow, 3 Raven, 1 Sparrowhawk, 1 Grey Wagtail, 1 Wheatear, 3 Willow Warbler, 1 Chiffchaff singing, 1 calling Green Woodpecker. (C&J Duffy)

Stithians Reservoir, Feeder Hide: 1 Great Tit, 2 Blue Tit, 1m Chaffinch, 2 Woodpigeon, 1 Little Grebe, 6m Mallard, 2 Canada Goose. Stuart Hutchings Hide: 1 Little Grebe, 2 m&f Mallard, 5 Great Crested Grebe, 1 Little Egret, 4 (3ad 1 juv) Cormorant, 2 Robin. (13.00 – 13.45) (M Webb)

Dobwalls: 2 Swift, 1 Siskin, 2 Swallow. (C&J Duffy)

Rock Helipad field: 18 Greenfinch. (S Grose)

Lower Tamar Lakes:  1 male Californian Quail (escape) in lane by the entrance.  (D Sharp).

TJW

 

Black-tailed Godwit – John St Ledger
Little Grebe – Martin Webb
Blue Tit – Martin Webb
Osprey – Jonathan Warner
Osprey – Jonathan Warner
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