Tuesday 9th May 2023

Tuesday 9th May 2023

Marazion Marsh RSPB: 1 Purple Heron dropped in to Cheshire Homes section at 21.15. (D Parker)

Mawgan Porth: 1 White-fronted Goose still present. (D Bloomfield)

Marazion Marsh RSPB: This evening, 1 Hobby, 2 Swift, 25 Swallow, 20 House Martin, 150+ Sand Martin, 2 Curlew. (S Rogers).  Also, earlier, 6 Swifts, 4 House Martins, 1 Sand Martin & 100+ Swallows descended over the reed bed during the heavy rain hunting insects. (J Hawkey)

Chapel Amble: 2 Sedge Warbler, 3 Chiffchaff, 21 Swift, 4 Shelduck, 2 Bullfinch, 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker, 4 Greenfinch, also observed but not counted, House Martin, Sand Martin & Swallow. (S Grose)

Rock: 1 Green Woodpecker, 2 Great spotted Woodpecker, 1 Sparrowhawk, 5 Greenfinch (3 juv). (S Grose)

Drift Reservoir: 18 Swifts this evening. (J Hawkey)

Bodmin: At least a dozen Swifts circling over Nanstallon at 13:30. (D Roberts)

Dobwalls: 4 Swift over, 3 Siskin. (C&J Duffy)

Newquay: 2 Swifts over Sainsburys. (N Phillips)

Stithians Lake: 3 (2m 1f) Reed Bunting, 1 (m) Blackcap, 6+ singing Chiffchaff. (A Lea)

Hayle: 2 (possible pair) bullfinches opposite Trencrom car park lunch time. (P Geddes)

Marsland: 1 pr Common Buzzard. (G Pilkington)


Blackcap – Adrian Lea
Blackcap – Adrian Lea
Common Buzzard – Gary Pilkington