Tuesday 30th May 2023

Tuesday 30th May 2023

Porthgwarra: 1 Serin in pine clump north of stone wall. Also, 1 Spotted Flycatcher and 1 Wheatear (greenland race). (M Wallace)

Constantine: 1 Richard’s Pipit flew north. (RBA)

Penryn: 1 White Stork reported flying east at Treluswell Roundabout. (E-bird)

Chapel Carn Brea: 1 singing Pied Flycatcher. (R Irvine). Also, 6 Red Kite. (N R Rogers)

Tresillian: 4 Red Kite over between 11 and 11.35 drifting east. (A Nicholson)

St Stephen: 1 Red Kite. (M Jones)

Ladock: 1 Red Kite. (M Jones)

Nanjizal: c140 Red Kite over throughout the morning (seemed to come in very high from East, before dropping and returning East much lower at sight of the sea). Also pr Garden Warbler (fem with active brood patch), 3 Willow Warbler, 3 Swift, 1 Reed Warbler. Please keep to public rights of way. (R Veal)

Nanquidno: 4 Red Kite, 1 Spotted Flycatcher. (N R Rogers)

St Buryan: 3 Red Kite. (N R Rogers)

Godolphin Cross: 1 Red Kite. (C Richards)

Carnkie, Helston: 1 Red Kite at 08.40. (A Lea)

Predannack/Windmill Farm: 6 Red Kites. (S Ford)

Croft Pascoe: 1 Red Kite. (S Ford). Also, 1 Siskin, 1 Coal Tit, 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker, Chiffchaffs, 1 Spotted Flycatcher. (R Griffiths)

Falmouth Old Cemetery: 1 Red Kite. (M Burnley)

St. Dominick: 1 Red Kite 2nd cal yr flew NW. (R Smaldon)

Toon: 3 Red Kites. (D Wheeler)

Helston (Tesco): 3 Red Kites at 14.45. (S Croft)

Lizard village: 12 Red Kites at 11.40 flew towards lighthouse then east. (P Sharp)

Marazion Marsh (RSPB): 10 Red Kites over marsh between 15.30 and 16.00. (S Jackson, D Parker)

Stithians Reservoir: 3 (2m, 1f) Cuckoo together. (S Van Hear). Also, 13.00 – 13.30: 1 Jay past, 1 juv Dunnock, 2 Blue Tit, 3f Blackbird, 1 Little Grebe, 1 Red Admiral. (M Webb)

Warmsley Sanctuary (members only): 1 Hobby chasing and catching dragonflies in front of hide, 1 Greenshank and 43 Black-tailed Godwit. (S Lilley)

Lanner (private garden): 12 Starlings (4 juv), 8 House Sparrows, 6 Goldfinch, 5 Wood Pigeon, 3 Rooks (1 juv), 3 Blackbirds ( 1 fem), 2 Dunnock, Pair Greenfinch, Pair Chaffinch, 1 Jay, 1 Robin plus several thousand Bees over. (J Marshall)

Devoran, Tallack’s Creek: 2 Curlew, 2 Little Egret and 6 Canada Goose. (P Mitchell)

Cotehele House: 1 Stock Dove calling. (R Smaldon)

St Hilary: 1 pr nesting Green Woodpeckers. (R Chiffers)

Lanhydrock, Great Wood to river: 3 pairs Great Spotted Woodpecker all feeding young, Nuthatch (heard), 2 Blackcap, 2 Treecreeper, 3 Jay.  Also, numbers of Willow Warbler and Chiffchaff. (J St Ledger)

Carnewas/Trenance: 2 Kestrel, multiple Stonechat and Linnet territories, approx. 10 in 1/2 mile. (S Ashby)

Bodmin Moor:  2 Common Redstart, 12 Swift, 5 Swallow, 2 House Martin, 1 Dunnock, 1 Common Buzzard being mobbed by a Crow. (D Sharp).

Porth Reservoir: 14 ad Great crested Grebe, 10 Coot (6 ad+4j uv), 1 Mute Swan, 3 Great spotted Woodpecker, 3 Blackcap, 2 Reed Warbler, 11 Chiffchaff, 1 Bullfinch, 1 Kingfisher, 3 Buzzard, 7 Grey Wagtail, 1m Kestrel, 2 Jay, 1 Raven, & 1 Treecreeper below dam wall.  Also, 5m & 3 f  Broad bodied Chaser (S Grose)

Hustyns Wood: 1 Sparrowhawk, 2 Buzzard, 3 Spotted Flycatcher, 2 Mistle Thrush, 3 Chiffchaff. (S Grose)

Late submission, 29/5, Bude: 1 Rosy Starling in private garden in Manor Road.



Red Kite – Adrian Lea
Spotted Flycatcher – Regina Griffiths
Spotted Flycatcher – Regina Griffiths
Dunnock – Martin Webb
Green Woodpecker – Robin Chiffers
Great Spotted Woodpecker – John St Ledger
Common Redstart – Deena Sharp
Common Redstart – Deena Sharp