Wednesday 29th May 2024

Wednesday 29th May 2024

Marazion Marsh: 2 Drake Garganey, 1 Great White Egret, 2 Swallow, 1 Swift, 1 House Martin, 1 Fox. (S Cox)

Marazion Marsh: 4 Grey Heron. (S Grose)

Penlee Point Mousehole: 15.00, 2 Orca observed heading west past St Clement’s. (L Cox)

Porth Reservoir: 1 Jackdaw, 1 Grey Heron, 2 Great Crested Grebe, 1 Moorhen, 2 Mallard drakes, 1 Wren, 7 Chiffchaff, 1 Great Tit and nest, 1 Coot, 4 Jackdaw, 1 Rook, 3 Woodpigeon, 2 Magpie, 1 Buzzard, 2 Robins 5 Blackbird, 1 Swallow, 1 Blackcap, 1 Pheasant heard, 5 Herring gulls. (A Quincey)

Rumps and Pentire: 2 Wood pigeon, 1 Feral pigeon/rock dove, 2 Oystercatcher, 4 Great black-backed gull, 20 Herring gull, c50 Guillemot, 5 Razorbill, 4 Fulmar, 2 Gannet, 5 Cormorant, 4 Shag, 1 Little egret, 1 Kestrel, 2 Magpie, 7 Jackdaw, 7 Carrion crow, 2 Raven, 8 Skylark, 7 Swallow, 3 Whitethroat, 1 Wren, 2 Blackbird, 1 Robin, 2 Stonechat, 1 Wheatear, 1 House sparrow, 1 Pied wagtail, 4 Rock pipit, 8 Linnet, 1 Large skipper, 1 Painted lady. (M Scawen et al.)

Par, Spit beach: 6 Eider (5m, 1f), 2 Whimbrel, c.15 Turnstone, 2 Sand Martin, 1 Gannet, 1 Great Northern Diver, 2 Fulmar. (R Hampshire)

Dobwalls, private garden: 20 Swift, 2 Bullfinch (m&f), 10 House Sparrow, 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker. (C&J Duffy)

Downderry: 2 Eider, 44 Gannet,  22 Manx Shearwater, 1 Kittiwake west, 6 Great Northern Diver. (A Payne)

Hayle Estuary B3301 Causeway: 1pr Shelduck with 6 ducklings, 1pr Canada Goose with 1 gosling, 1 Whimbrel, 1 Grey Heron, 1 Little Egret, 1 Oystercatcher. (14.30 – 15.30 M Webb)

Ryan’s Field: 1pr Shelduck, 13 Canada Goose (2 pairs with 13 goslings), 2 Oystercatcher (one sitting on eggs as it was in the same position as 3 days ago). (14.30 – 15.30 M Webb)

College Reservoir: 1 Sandwich Tern (15:30) then flew south. (M Broadbent)

Longrock Pool: 1 pr Little Grebe with 2 juv. (S Grose)

Hell’s Mouth: 9 Shag, 12 Razorbill, 16 Fulmar, 12 Linnet, 1pr Oystercatcher (defending territory from Carrion Crow), 120 Guillemot. (S Grose)

Bassett’s Cove/Samphire Island: 2 Raven (1 regurgitating food for fledgling), 42 Razorbill, 2 Shag nests, 5 Skylark, 19 Linnet. (S Grose)

Porth Reservoir Dam End: 1 Goldcrest. (A Quincey)

Late Submission, 28/5, Lower Tamar Lake: 2 Willow Tit one in moult both carrying food, 1m Ring-necked Duck, 1 Chiffchaff, 2 Great Crested Grebe. (R Mudge)

Shelduck and ducklings – M Webb
Grey Heron – M Webb
Whimbrel – M Webb
Oystercatcher – M Webb
Canada Goslings – M Webb
Great White Egret – S Cox
Drake Garganey – S Cox