Wednesday 6th July 2022

Wednesday 6th July 2022

Downderry: 120+ Manx Shearwater on sea being harassed by pale-phase Arctic Skua. Also, 9 Mediterranean Gull west, all before 0700. (A Payne)

Stithians Reservoir: Red Kite, Buzzard, Greylag Goose, Male Great Spotted Woodpecker, Dunnock, Collared Dove, Goldfinch, 9 Great Crested Grebes, Female Greenfinch, Cormorant, Jay, Blackbird, 6 Chaffinch, 2 Great Tit, 4 Blue Tit, 4 Swallow, 6 Canada Goose, Grey Heron, (S. Hinkley) Also 1 Scaup, 1 Green Sandpiper plus 12 Great crested Grebes and 4 Little Grebes. (T Pinfield)

Hayle Estuary RSPB: juv (first of year here) Mediterranean Gull, 8 Redshank, c70 Curlew, c90 Black-headed Gull. (R Veal) Also 22 Mediterranean Gulls (17 ad/sp; 3 x 2cy; 1 x 3cy & 1 juv). (J Hawkey)

Rame: 3 Yellowhammer along coast path. (C Marshall)

Spit beach, Par: 4 Curlew, 1 Little Egret, c 20 Goldfinch (R Hampshire)

Marazion Marsh RSPB: 6 Linnet, 2m Stonechat, 2 Dunnock, 3 Grey Heron, 2 Little Egret, 4 Mallard, 2 Moorhen 10.30 – 11.30. (M Webb)

Mount’s Bay: juv Mediterranean Gull, 1 Great Northern Diver, 2 Common Tern. (M Elliott)

Nanjizal: 92 trapped and ringed including 38 Chiffchaff, 14 Blackcap, 4 Sedge Warbler, 3 Reed Warbler, 5 Whitethroat, 2 Willow Warbler and first dispersing juvenile Grasshopper Warbler. Please keep to public rights of way. (K Wilson)

Tresillian to Tresemple Pool: 35 Redshank, 3 Greenshank, 28 Curlew, 1 Common Sandpiper, 8 Sand Martin, 3 Grey Heron, 3 Cormorant, 1 Linnet, 3 pairs of Shelduck – one pair with 3 juvenile, one pair with 2 juveniles. (A Nicholson)

Par: 9 Mediterranean Gull, 2 Sandwich Tern. (B Bosisto)

Late news, 5/7, Porthmeor Cove (Zennor): 1 Grasshopper Warbler reeling, 2 young Chiffchaff. (R Veal)

Late news, 5/7, Trevilley: c80 Linnet, c30 Swift, 4 young Whitethroat. (R Veal)

Late news, 4/7, Marazion Marsh RSPB: 5 Swift, 2 Sand Martin, 8 Grey Heron, 6 Little Egret, 3 Stonechat (including 2 juveniles), 6 Curlew over, 1 Firecrest and 2 adult Little Grebe, each with 2 chicks. (A Nicholson)

Stonechat, Martin Webb
Little Egret, Martin Webb
Grey Heron, Martin Webb
Jay, Sandra Hinkley