Tuesday 16th May 2023

Tuesday 16th May 2023

Bowithick, Launceston: 1 juv/1s Purple Heron. (T Potterton, P Dingle, B Bryne). Also, 2 Cuckoo, 1 Spotted Flycatcher. (B Bryne)

Crowdy Reservoir: 1 Egyptian Goose in field opposite reservoir. (M Worden)

Walmsley Sanctuary (members only): 1 Garganey (m), 2 Pintail (m + f), 68 Black Tailed Godwit, 13 Mallard ducklings (9 + 4), Coot with 4 chicks, 2 Reed Bunting (m + f). (S Lilley)

Carn Brea; Redruth: 3 Whitethroat, 2 Willow Warbler, 1 Grasshopper Warbler, 1 Reed Bunting, 1 Wheatear, 1 Cuckoo. (B Bosisto)

Par, Spit beach: 3 Sand Martin over cliffs. 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker in nearby trees. (R Hampshire)

St Gothian: 20+ Sand Martin, 3 Common Whitethroat, 4 Stonechat, 4 Shelduck. (A Lea)

De Lank waterworks:  2 male Common Redstart (one feeding nest), 6 Wheatear, 4 Cuckoo, 1 Mistle Thrush, 2 Siskin, 1 Grey Wagtail, 20 Skylark, 1 Raven, 1 Kestrel (J St Ledger, S Van Hear)

Polzeath: 1 Green Woodpecker, 2 Chiffchaff from private garden. (S Grose)

Porth Reservoir:1 Cuckoo, 5 Swift, 1 Common Sandpiper, 2 Great spotted Woodpecker, 1 Jay, 3 Blackcap, 1 pr Grey Wagtail. (S Grose)

Newquay, Barrowfields: 1pr Raven with 3 juv. (S Grose)

Porth: 1 Corn Bunting. (G Horsley)

Bartinney: 4 Cuckoo. (R Chiffers)

Late submission, 15/05/23, Par, outskirts: 1 Red kite and 1 Buzzard circling very high over. (R Hampshire)

 

TJW

Egyptian Goose – Mark Worden
Sand Martin – Adrian Lea
Stonechat – Adrian Lea
Common Whitethroat – Adrian Lea
Raven – Shaun Grose
Common Redstart – John St Ledger
Cuckoo – Robin Chiffers
Cuckoo – Robin Chiffers