Wednesday 26th July

Wednesday 26th July

*** The feeder hide at Stithians Reservoir will be closed on Thursday 27th July from 9am to 12 noon for essential maintenance. John St Ledger (Warden) ***

Porth Joke: 3 Purple Heron heading north east at 07:00. (P Roseveare, B Bosisto)

Pendennis Point: 1 Wilson’s Petrel, 11 Storm Petrel, 500+ Manx Shearwater, 15 Common Scoter, 12 Mediterranean Gull, 6 Risso’s Dolphin (including 1 calf). (M Broadbent, J Drage Hubert, F Hutchinson)

Porthgwarra (14.00-16.30hrs): 152 Cory’s Shearwater, 10 Great Shearwater, Sooty Shearwater, Balearic Shearwater, 4 Puffin, 4 Storm Petrel, Yellow-legged Gull. (M Wallace) Porthgwarra (18.47 – 20.15hrs): 206 Cory’s Shearwater (most inside Runnel Stone buoy), 2 Great Shearwater, 1 Sooty Shearwater, 1 pale phase Pomarine Skua (19.57hrs) & 1 Puffin. (J Hawkey)

St Ives (06.22-08.3ohrs): 2 Balearic Shearwater, 6 Storm Petrel. (Birdguides)

Mousehole, 5.30-8.30pm: 105 Cory’s Shearwater, 4 Balearic Shearwater, 5 Sooty Shearwater, 1 Great Shearwater, 3-4 large Shearwater sp. (1 prob Great), juv Yellow-legged Gull, 3 Puffin, 1 probable Pomarine Skua and 7,800 Manx Shearwater per hour. Also Common Dolphin and Risso’s Dolphin. (P St Pierre, M Elliott)

Burniere Hide, Camel Estuary: 3 Greenshank, 1 Redshank, 1 Black-Tailed Godwit, 2 Common Sandpiper, 12+ Dunlin. (P Davies)

Walmsley Sanctuary: 2 female Wigeon. (P Davies)

Rame Head: 2 Gannet, 10 Cormorant, 1 Shag, 1 Buzzard, 1 Kestrel, 30 Chaffinch, 140 Linnet, 40 Goldfinch. (T Hopper)

Rumps and Pentire: 5 Woodpigeon, 2 Oystercatcher, 4 Black-headed gull, 4 Great Black-backed Gull, 25 Herring Gull, 4 Fulmar, 1 Gannet, 7 Cormorant, 4 Shag, 3 Kestrel, 1 Jackdaw, 1 Great Tit, 8 Skylark, 5 Swallow, 8 Whitethroat, 3 Blackbird, 2 Wheatear, 9 House Sparrow, 2 Dunnock, 2 Pied Wagtail, 2 Meadow Pipit, 5 Rock Pipit, 16 Linnet, 1 Speckled Wood, 2 Gatekeeper, 5 Six-spot Burnet. (M Scawen et al)

Rock: 1 Sparrowhawk, 2 Great Spotted Woodpecker, 6 Greenfinch, 1 Kestrel from private gardens. (S Grose)

Carnkie, Helston: 2prs House Sparrow feeding fledged young, 3 Blue Tit, 2 Great Tit, 12 Jackdaw, 1 Rook, 2 Magpie, 2 Dunnock, 1 Robin. (A Lea)

Late submission, 25/07, Penryn Estuary: 6 Canada Goose, 15 Redshank, 1 Greenshank, 15 Curlew, 20+ Black-headed Gull, 10+ Herring Gull, 1 Cormorant, 2 Little Egret, 6 Mallard(f&j), 2 Goldfinch, 1 Buzzard, 1 Willow Warbler, 1 Collard Dove. (T Chambers)

DWB

House Sparrow – Adrian Lea