3.9.20, Ivybridge:- 5 WHITE STORK ( to roost, Stibb Farm )

Bere Ferrers:- OSPREY

Lee Mill:- 15 WHITE STORK ( over, 18:45 )

West Charleton Marsh:- 4 CATTLE EGRET

Okehampton:- 2 Raven, Hedgehog

South Huish:- CATTLE EGRET, 25 Teal, 3 Knot, 2 Ruff, 2 Curlew Sandpiper, 20+ Dunlin, 10+ Ringed Plover, Green Sandpiper, 11 Snipe, 4 Black Tailed Godwit, 15+ Mediterranean Gull, 2 Stock Dove, 20+ Swallow, 20+ House Martin, 2 Sand Martin, 2 Raven, 20+ Yellow Wagtail

Ernesettle, Plymouth:- WHITE STORK ( perched in tree opposite Digby Grove )

Thurlestone Bay:- Ruff, Turnstone, Sanderling, Dunlin, Ringed Plover, 11 Mediterranean Gull, 3 Sandwich Tern

Topsham:- 50 Pintail, 11+ Curlew Sandpiper, 2 Bar Tailed Godwit, 2 Whimbrel

Postbridge:- 2 Swallow

Warren House Inn:- Raven

Bellever:- Tawny Owl, Green Woodpecker, Raven, 4 Jay, 4 Mistle Thrush, 3 Roe Deer

Berry Head:- 5 Balearic Shearwater, 2 Great Skua, 5 Arctic Skua, Arctic Tern, 12 Sandwich Tern, 2 Swift, 50 Common Dolphin

Noss Mayo:- Hummingbird Hawkmoth

2.9.20, Kingsbridge Estuary:- CATTLE EGRET ( over )

Plympton:- Hobby, Raven

Topsham:- 2 Garganey, Scaup, 10 Pintail, 4 Pochard, 11 Curlew Sandpiper, Ruff, 3+ Knot, Common Sandpiper, 4 Avocet, 2 Greenshank, Whimbrel

Exe Estuary:- OSPREY

Lopwell:- WHITE STORK

Ernesettle, Plymouth:- WHITE STORK ( perched in tree opposite Digby Grove, 16:50 ) , Common Sandpiper, Blackcap, 2 Chiffchaff, 2 Spotted Flycatcher

Whitehill Yeo Clay Pit, Lee Moor:- 2 Little Grebe, 5 Tufted Duck, 6 Teal, Common Sandpiper, Wheatear

Cadover / Trowlesworthy:- Green Woodpecker ( juv. ), 3 Wheatear

Aveton Gifford:- 2 Greenshank, 2 Common Sandpiper, Kingfisher, Grey Wagtail

South Huish:- CATTLE EGRET, 2 Ruff, 2 Curlew Sandpiper, Knot ( juv. ), Green Sandpiper, 4 Black Tailed Godwit, 6 Dunlin, 4 Snipe, 2 Swift, 20 Yellow Wagtail, 2 Wheatear, Sedge Warbler, Spotted Flycatcher

Thurlestone Bay:- 4 Ringed Plover, 6 Dunlin, 4+ Mediterranean Gull

Modbury:- 8+ Swallow, 2 House Martin

Okehampton:- Hedgehog

Bellever Woods:- Roe Deer

Noss Mayo:- Hummingbird Hawkmoth

Thurlestone:- Silver Y Moth, Garden Carpet, Small Phoenix, Common Wave

1.9.20, Chillington:- 3 CATTLE EGRET ( over )

Cadover area:- 5 Swallow, Jay, Mistle Thrush, Wheatear

Meldon:- 8 Swallow

Thurlestone Bay:- 5 Manx Shearwater, Knot, 8+ Ringed Plover, Turnstone, 20+ Dunlin / Sanderling, 7 Mediterranean Gull, 2 Sandwich Tern, 2 Wheatear

Hatherleigh:- 2 Barn Owl

South Huish:- CATTLE EGRET, 20 Teal, Knot, 2 Ruff, 3 Curlew Sandpiper, 4 Black Tailed Godwit, Green Sandpiper, 9 Snipe, Hobby, 55+ Yellow Wagtail, 4 Chiffchaff

Huxton Cross, nr. Thurlestone:- 4 Wheatear, 2 Tree Pipit

Thurlestone:- 30 Swallow, 65 House Martin, 15 Sand Martin, Blackcap

Warleigh Point, R. Tamar:- OSPREY

Blackhole Marsh:- Little Stint, Curlew Sandpiper

St. Marychurch:- Chiffchaff

Rippon Tor:- 2 Raven, 2 Wheatear ( juv. )

South Efford Marsh, Aveton Gifford:- 25 Dunlin, 2 Black Tailed Godwit, 8 Greenshank, 2 Common Sandpiper, 2 Green Sandpiper, 2 Kingfisher, Sedge Warbler, Reed Warbler

Uplyme:- 3 Yellow Wagtail

Okehampton:- Raven

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Grey Wagtail, 3 Chiffchaff, 3 Setaceous Hebrew Character Moth, 9 Large Yellow Underwing, Copper Underwing, Snout, Flame Shoulder, Rosy Rustic, Lesser Yellow Underwing, Square Spot Rustic, Flounced Rustic

Noss Mayo:- Painted Lady, Hummingbird Hawkmoth, 2  Silver Y

Venton, Lee Mill:- Hummingbird Hawkmoth

31.8.20, Thurlestone Bay:- Common Sandpiper, 7 Ringed Plover, 5 Mediterranean Gull

South Huish:- 20+ Teal, Ruff, Curlew Sandpiper, 3 Green Sandpiper, 2 Dunlin, 5 Black Tailed Godwit, 4+ Snipe, 30+ Swallow, 50+ House Martin, 20+ Sand Martin, Raven, 6+ Yellow Wagtail ( inc. f. Blue Headed ), Wheatear, 3 Sedge Warbler, 5 Chiffchaff

Trowlesworthy, Cadover:- 4 Wheatear

Crownhill Down:- Tree Pipit ( over )

South Milton Ley:- Tawny Owl, 2 Grey Wagtail, 2 Tree Pipit, 28 Blackcap, Whitethroat, Sedge Warbler, 6 Reed Warbler, 5 Chiffchaff, 7 Willow Warbler

Fremington:- OSPREY

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- 4 Stock Dove, 5 Swallow, Yellow Wagtail, 3 Chiffchaff, Hedgehog

Thurlestone:- 2 Setaceous Hebrew Character Moth, 2 Canary Shouldered Thorn, Vine's Rustic, Mullein Wave, 2 Rosy Rustic, Common Marbled Carpet

30.8.20, South Milton:- Stock Dove, Jay, Blackcap

Thurlestone Bay:- GREY PHALAROPE ( 08:30, off S.Huish cafe ), 15 Dunlin, 3 Ringed Plover, 4+ Mediterranean Gull

Trowlesworthy, Cadover:- 6 Sand Martin, 23+ Wheatear, Redstart, Whinchat

Saltern Cove:- Wheatear

Exe Estuary:- OSPREY

Wembury:- WOODCHAT SHRIKE ( 1w., from Coast Path, Seasons Point )

Gore Lane, Orcombe Point, Exmouth:- Swift, 35 Yellow Wagtail

Hatherleigh:- Barn Owl

South Efford Marsh, Aveton Gifford:- 20 Dunlin, 5 Black Tailed Godwit, 4 Greenshank, 3 Common Sandpiper, Green Sandpiper, 4 Stock Dove, Swallow, 8 House Martin, Blackcap, Reed Warbler, Chiffchaff, 2 Spotted Flycatcher

South Huish:- 20+ Teal, Curlew Sandpiper, Ruff, Black Tailed Godwit, 2 Green Sandpiper, 2 Snipe, 30+ Swallow, 10+ House Martin, 10 Sand Martin, Raven, 6 Wheatear, 2 White Wagtail, 3+ Yellow Wagtail, Cetti's Warbler, 4+ Chiffchaff, Hare

Okehampton:- Raven, Roe Deer, 2 Hedgehog, Holly Blue, Painted Lady

Seaton Marshes:- 2+ Little Grebe, 15 Black Tailed Godwit, 2 Ringed Plover, 14 Dunlin, Kingfisher, 2 Swallow, 4 House Martin, Blackcap, 3 Chiffchaff, Azure Damselfly, Emperor Dragonfly, 2 Southern Hawker, Small Copper, Painted Lady, Comma

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Stock Dove, 2 Swallow, Chiffchaff, 3 Silver Y Moth, 2 Snout, 2 Setaceous Hebrew Character, Garden Carpet, Purple Bar, 2 Square Spot Rustic, 6 Large Yellow Underwing, Lesser Broad Bordered Yellow Underwing, Rosy Rustic, Common Marbled Carpet, Flounced Rustic, Double Striped Pug

Thurlestone:- Silver Y Moth, Green Carpet, Chinese Character, 2 Snout, Buff Ermine

29.8.20, South Huish:- 10 Dunlin, Black Tailed Godwit, 2 Yellow Wagtail ( juv., overflow car park )

Thurlestone Bay:- 4 Sanderling, 2 Turnstone,8  Wheatear

Trowlesworthy, Cadover:- 2 Green Woodpecker ( juv. ), 3 Wheatear, 2 Whinchat

Meldon:- Raven

West Okement River:- Dipper

Warleigh Point:- OSPREY ( Bere Ferrers side of River Tavy )

Okehampton:- Raven, Hedgehog

East Portlemouth:- 2 Wheatear, Whinchat, Tree Pipit

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- 5 Stock Dove, 5 Swallow, 3 Chiffchaff, Comma

Sidford:- 3 Swallow, House Martin, Common Darter, 2 Common Blue

Dunscombe:- Green Woodpecker, 20+ Swallow, 20+ House Martin, 3 Raven, Blackcap, 3 Chiffchaff, Painted Lady, 3 Common Blue, 9 Silver Y Moth

St. Marychurch:- Green Woodpecker, 3 Raven, 2 Jay, Gatekeeper, Jersey Tiger Moth, Silver Y

Thurlestone:- Green Woodpecker, 6 Siskin ( 2 ad., 4 juv. ), Garden Carpet Moth, 2 Snout, Burnished Brass, Light Emerald

Noss Mayo:- Hummingbird Hawkmoth

28.8.20, Kingsbridge:- Swift

Moretonhampstead:- 8 House Martin

Postbridge:- 4 Swallow, 6 House Martin

Okehampton:- Tawny Owl, Raven, Hedgehog

Hatherleigh:- Barn Owl

South Huish:- Knot, Black Tailed Godwit, 11+ Dunlin, 9+ Snipe, Common Sandpiper, Green Sandpiper, Mediterranean Gull, 30+ Swallow, 30+ House Martin, 2 Sand Martin, 3+ Yellow Wagtail

Thurlestone Bay:- Mediterranean Gull

Buckland-Tout-Saints:- Barn Owl

Noss Mayo:- 2 Swallow

Bellever:- Green Woodpecker, 2 Roe Deer

Thurlestone:- Frosted Orange Moth, Vine's Rustic, Lesser Broad Bordered Yellow Underwing, 2 Dark Sword Grass, Satin Wave, Large Wainscot, 2 Square Spot Rustic

27.8.20, Thurlestone Bay:- 11 Manx Shearwater, 7 Sanderling, 2 Dunlin, 2 Sandwich Tern, 2 Wheatear, 10+ Rock Pipit

South Huish:- Little Grebe, 20 Teal, Ruff, Knot, 5 Green Sandpiper, 2+ Ringed Plover, 4 Dunlin, 6+ Snipe, 3 Black Tailed Godwit, 3 Greenshank, 6 Swift, 50+ Swallow, 20+ House Martin, 5 Sand Martin, Yellow Wagtail ( over ), 2 Wheatear, 2 Sedge Warbler, Chiffchaff

Topsham:- 2 SPOONBILL, 2 Scaup

Exe Estuary:- 2 SPOONBILL ( as above ), OSPREY, Slavonian Grebe

South Milton:- 2 Stock Dove, Jay

Cadover Bridge:- Swallow, House Martin, Raven

Mary Tavy:- Swallow

Okehampton:- Raven, Hedgehog

Noss Mayo:- 4 Swallow

South Efford Marsh, Aveton Gifford:- 5 Greenshank, 19 Dunlin, 5 Black Tailed Godwit, 2 Whimbrel, Ruff

South Milton Ley:- Cetti's Warbler, 9 Blackcap, 3 Reed Warbler, 2 Sedge Warbler, 6 Chiffchaff, 7 Willow Warbler ( all these trapped & ringed )

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Tawny Owl, Swallow, 6 Silver Y Moth, 39 Large Yelow Underwing, 14 Setaceous Hebrew Character, 3 Brimstone, 2 Angle Shades, Common Carpet, Green Carpet, 5 Flame Shoulder, 2 Lesser Broad Bordered Yellow Underwing, 2 Rosy Rustic, Dark Sword Grass, Tawny Barred Angle, 2 Snout, 3 Common Marbled Carpet, 2 Common Wainscot, Common Rustic, 2 Flounced Rustic, Straw Dot, Small Square Spot, 2 Copper Underwing

Sidbury:- Kingfisher, 30+ Swallow / House Martin, 2 Chiffchaff, Migrant Hawker, 2 Southern Hawker, Grey Dagger ( caterpillar )

Meldon:- Stoat

St. Marychurch:- Clouded Yellow, Silver Y Moth

Thurlestone:- Spectacle Moth, Oak Eggar, Fen Wainscot, 4 Flounced Rustic, Common Wave, 5 Snout, Galium Carpet, 4 Vine's Rustic, Four Spotted Footman, Canary Shouldered Thorn, Dark Sword Grass, Common Pug

26.8.20, Saltern Cove:- 3 Common Sandpiper

Mary Tavy:- House Martin

Topsham:- 2 SPOONBILL

Bere Alston:- OSPREY ( over )

Thurlestone Bay:- 2 Sandwich Tern, 10 Sanderling, 3 Dunlin, 3 Turnstone, 3 Ringed Plover, Wheatear

Okehampton:- Raven, Hedgehog

Bellever:- Green Woodpecker, Raven, Redstart, Emperor Dragonfly

Noss Mayo:- Swallow, Small Copper, Hummingbird Hawkmoth

Plympton:- Raven, Grey Wagtail, Jersey Tiger Moth

25.8.20, Berry Head:- FEA'S PETREL ( S., 08:30 ), 2 Great Shearwater, 400 Manx Shearwater, 3 Balearic Shearwater, 10 Storm Petrel, 4 Arctic Skua,  Mediterranean Gull, 6 Common Tern, Arctic Tern ( juv. ), 6 Common Dolphin

Thurlestone Bay:- 15 Common Scoter, 17 Turnstone, 9 Ringed Plover, 7 Sanderling, 8 Dunlin, Yellow Leg Gull, Mediterranean Gull

South Huish:- 10 Teal, Green Sandpiper, 4 Black Tailed Godwit, Ruff, 30 Swallow

Modbury:- 3 Swallow, Jay

Hatherleigh:- 2 Barn Owl

Noss Mayo:- 2 Swallow, Raven

Topsham:- 2 SPOONBILL

Exe Estuary:- OSPREY

Okehampton:- Hedgehog

Aveton Gifford:- Weasel

24.8.20, St. Marychurch:-  OSPREY ( 12:00, over S. )

Lopwell:- RED KITE

Topsham:- 2 SPOONBILL

Thurlestone Bay:- 2 Manx Shearwater, Balearic Shearwater, Dunlin, 5 Ringed Plover

South Huish:- 4 CATTLE EGRET ( over ), Little Stint ( briefly ), 10 Teal, Green Sandpiper, 5 Dunlin, 4 Snipe, 2 Black Tailed Godwit, Whimbrel, Greenshank, 30 Swallow, 15 House Martin

South Efford Marsh, Aveton Gifford:- 3 Greenshank, 2 Green Sandpiper, 4 Common Sandpiper, 30 Dunlin, 15 Ringed Plover, 2 Black Tailed Godwit, 3 Whimbrel, Pied Flycatcher ( juv. )

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Tawny Owl, Stock Dove, 10+ Swallow, 2 Chiffchaff, Goldcrest

Thurlestone:- 3 Spectacle Moth, Double Striped Pug, Purple Bar, Small Wainscot, Small Square Spot, Triple Spotted Clay, Gold Spot

23.8.20, Central Park, Plymouth:- 20+ Ringneck Parakeet

Lopwell:- RED KITE

Dawlish Warren:- MELODIOUS WARBLER

Exe Estuary:- OSPREY ( viewed from steps at R. Kenn, flew into Powderham Park )

Wembury:- 9 Turnstone, Whimbrel, 13 Mediterranean Gull, 2 Sandwich Tern, 11 Swallow, 4 Whitethroat, 2 Cirl Bunting

Topsham:- 2 SPOONBILL

Hart Tor:- 30 Swallow

Row Tor:- 15 Swallow

South Efford Marsh, Aveton Gifford:- Greenshank, 2 Green Sandpiper, Common Sandpiper, 4 Black Tailed Godwit, 15 Dunlin, Wheatear, Kingfisher, Reed Warbler

South Huish:- Black Tailed Godwit, Snipe, Green Sandpiper, Dunlin, Ringed Plover, Wheatear

Okehampton:- 10 House Martin, 2 Hedgehog

Noss Mayo:- 18 Swallow / House Martin, 2 Gatekeeper, Jersey Tiger Moth, Southern Hawker

Tamar Estuary:- OSPREY ( from Ernesettle ), 2 Jersey Tiger Moth

Mountbatten, Plymouth:- Turnstone, 2 Mediterranean Gull, Hummingbird Hawkmoth

22.8.20, Dawlish Warren:- MELODIOUS WARBLER

Aveton Gifford:- OSPREY, Greenshank, 5 Swallow

South Efford Marsh, Aveton Gifford:- OSPREY ( as above ), 3 Greenshank, Green Sandpiper, 2 Common Sandpiper, 8 Black Tailed Godwit, 3 Dunlin

Thurlestone Bay:- 2 Manx Shearwater, Sooty Shearwater, Turnstone, Sanderling, Dunlin, Sandwich Tern

South Huish:- 10 Teal, Green Sandpiper, Dunlin, 8 Swallow, 5 Sand Martin, 6 Wheatear

Okehampton:- Raven, Hedgehog, Silver Washed Fritillary

21.8.20, Topsham:- 2 SPOONBILL

Hatherleigh:- 2 Barn Owl

Dawlish Warren:- MELODIOUS WARBLER

Thurlestone Bay:- 62 Manx Shearwater, Balearic Shearwater, 12 Ringed Plover, 2 Turnstone, 3 Sanderling

Salcombe:- 2 Mediterranean Gull

Modbury:- 14 Swallow, 3 House Martin

Noss Mayo:- Jersey Tiger Moth

Okehampton:- Hedgehog

20.8.20, Topsham:- 2 SPOONBILL

Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, Stock Dove, 3 Swallow

Hatherleigh:- 3 Barn Owl

Tamar Estuary:- OSPREY

Dawlish Warren:- MELODIOUS WARBLER

Thurlestone Bay:- 29 Manx Shearwater, Turnstone, 3 Sanderling, Mediterranean Gull, 8 Sandwich Tern ( also 4 commic tern )

South Efford Marsh, Aveton Gifford:- 8 Teal, 5 Greenshank, 3 Green Sandpiper, Common Sandpiper, Black Tailed Godwit, 17 Dunlin, 2 Whimbrel, 2 Ringed Plover

nr. South Milton Ley:- Siskin ( juv. )

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- 20+ Swallow, Blackcap, Chiffchaff, 2 Goldcrest

Okehampton:- Hedgehog

19.8.20, Topsham:- 2 SPOONBILL

Collaton:- 4 Swallow

Thurlestone Bay:- 150 Manx Shearwater, Balearic Shearwater, 14 Common Scoter, Knot, 6 Whimbrel, 10+ Sanderling, Ringed Plover, 2+ Turnstone, Great Skua, 2 Sandwich Tern

South Efford Marsh, Aveton Gifford:- 5 Greenshank, 4 Common Sandpiper, 16 Dunlin, Whimbrel

Dawlish Warren:- MELODIOUS WARBLER

Noss Mayo:- 2 Swallow

Berry Head:- 2 Great Shearwater, 400 Manx Shearwater, 38 Balearic Shearwater, 17 Common Scoter, 2 Great Skua, Yellow Leg Gull ( juv, ), Arctic Tern, Common Tern, 6+ Common Dolphin, 6+ Harbour Porpoise

18.8.20, Dawlish Warren:- MELODIOUS WARBLER

Bench Tor:- 24+ Swallow, 11 House Martin, 2 Raven

St. Marychurch:- Green Woodpecker, 2 Raven

Postbridge:- Swallow

Bellever Youth Hostel:- Swallow, 2 House Martin

Bellever Woods:- Green Woodpecker

Okehampton:- Raven, Hedgehog

Thurlestone Bay:- 23 Manx Shearwater, Sanderling, Turnstone

South Huish:- Little Grebe, 8 Teal, 2 Green Sandpiper, 5 Dunlin, 6 Snipe, Wheatear ( juv. )

South Milton Ley:- Hobby ( juv. ), 2 Swift, 75 Swallow, 2 House Martin, Blackcap, 15 Sedge Warbler, Reed Warbler, 7 Chiffchaff ( all warblers trapped & ringed )

South Efford Marsh, Aveton Gifford:- 4 Teal, Whimbrel, 17 Dunlin, 14 Ringed Plover, 3 Greenshank, 2 Common Sandpiper, Black Tailed Godwit, Kingfisher, Sedge Warbler

Plympton:- Raven, Grey Wagtail, Jersey Tiger Moth

Noss Mayo:- Jersey Tiger Moth

17.8.20, Thurlestone Bay:- 14 Ringed Plover, 2 Dunlin, Whimbrel, 6 Turnstone ( also of interest 8 dolphin )

South Huish:- 8 Teal, 2 Dunlin, 2 Snipe, 2 Reed Warbler, Whitethroat

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- 3 Stock Dove, 8+ Swallow

Okehampton:- Raven, Hedgehog

Meldon:- Green Woodpecker, 30 Swallow / House Martin, 4 Raven, 2 Golden Ringed Dragonfly

Stoke Point NT car park / Netton Island:- 3 Chiffchaff, Common Blue, Gatekeeper

Dunscombe, nr. Sidmouth:- 20+ Swallow, 2 House Martin, 2 Raven, Blackcap, 7 Chiffchaff, Willow Warbler, Common Lizard, 2 Holly Blue, 5+ Common Blue, Brown Argus, Painted Lady, 15+ Silver Y, Six Spot Burnet, Fox Moth ( caterpillar )

16.8.20, Thurlestone Bay:- Ringed Plover, Dunlin, 20+ Swallow, Wheatear, 30+ Rock Pipit

Blackhole Marsh:- OSPREY, Little Stint, Wood Sandpiper

Kingsbridge Estuary:- OSPREY ( from Snapes Point ), 2 Cirl Bunting

Okehampton:- Raven

West Charleton Marsh:- Willow Warbler, Spotted Flycatcher, Cirl Bunting

South Efford Marsh, Aveton Gifford:- 2 Common Sandpiper, Green Sandpiper, 30 Dunlin, Black Tailed Godwit, Whimbrel, Ringed Plover, 3 Greenshank, Kingfisher, 2 Swallow

Tamar Estuary / Ernesettle:- Knot, Common Sandpiper, 32 Black Tailed Godwit, Chiffchaff

Plym Estuary / Saltram:- 8 Mandarin, 3 Common Sandpiper, 4 Greenshank, 4 Ringneck Parakeet, Kingfisher

RHS Rosemoor:- 3 Chiffchaff, 2 Spotted Flycatcher, Elephant Hawkmoth, 3 Jersey Tiger

South Huish:- 2 Little Grebe, 8 Teal, Black Tailed Godwit, Green Sandpiper, Common Sandpiper, 3 Snipe, 40+ Swallow, 6+ House Martin, 8 Raven, Reed Warbler, 2 Chiffchaff, 2 Willow Warbler, Hare

Sidbury:- 18 Swallow, 20 House Martin, Blackcap, Chiffchaff, Southern Hawker ( f. ), Gatekeeper

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- 7 Swallow, Raven, 17 Silver Y Moth, 21 Flame Shoulder, 41 Large Yellow Underwing, 4 Magpie, Angle Shades, 8 Brimstone, 4 Red Twin Spot Carpet, 7 Purple Bar, 2 Early Thorn, Small Rivulet, 6 Straw Dot, 2 White Spotted Pug, 4 Common Wainscot, Common Wave, 6 Common Carpet, Dusky Thorn, 3 Ruby Tiger, 2 Black Arches, 4 Spectacle, Swallow Prominent, 4 Setaceous Hebrew Character, Iron Prominent, Canary Shouldered Thorn, 4 Lesser Broad Bordered Yellow Underwing, Common Footman, Rosy Rustic, Single Dotted Wave, Clouded Border, Scarce Footman, Phoenix, Riband Wave, Sharp Angled Peacock, Dark Marbled Carpet, 5 Common Rustic, Svenssons Copper Underwing

Noss Mayo:- Elephant Hawkmoth ( caterpillar )

Plympton:- Silver Y Moth

15.8.20, South Huish:- 6 Teal, Black Tailed Godwit, Ringed Plover, 2 Dunlin, Green Sandpiper, 6 Snipe, Hobby ( juv. ), 80+ Swallow, 4 House Martin, Yellow Wagtail ( over ), 2 Chiffchaff

Thurlestone Bay:- 7+ Sanderling, 12+ Ringed Plover, 2 Dunlin, 2 Mediterranean Gull, 2 Sandwich Tern, 10+ Rock Pipit

Blackhole Marsh:- Little Stint, Wood Sandpiper

Slapton:- CATTLE EGRET

Hatherleigh:- 2 Barn Owl

South Efford Marsh, Aveton Gifford:- Whimbrel, 4 Black Tailed Godwit, Turnstone, 4 Green Sandpiper, 3 Common Sandpiper, 5 Greenshank, 50 Dunlin, 32 Ringed Plover, Sanderling

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Tawny Owl, 4 Swallow, Raven

East Portlemouth:- 3 Wheatear, 2 Tree Pipit, Cirl Bunting

Modbury:- Green Woodpecker

Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, Chiffchaff, Common Blue, Gatekeeper, Hummingbird Hawkmoth

Thurlestone:- 4 Jersey Tiger Moth, Yellow Tail, 2 Square Spot Rustic, 2 Dusky Thorn, Early Thorn, 4 Silver Y, Marbled Green, Elephant Hawkmoth, Cloaked Minor, Hoary Footman, 2 Knot Grass, Bloodvein, 2 Snout, 4 Flounced Rustic, 6 Rosy Rustic, 2 Angle Shades, V Pug, Pebble Prominent, Straw Dot

Okehampton:- Hedgehog

14.8.20, Blackhole Marsh:- Little Stint, Wood Sandpiper, Green Sandpiper, Ruff, Greenshank, 4 Common Sandpiper

Meldon:- 2 Swallow

Modbury:- 2 House Martin

Mary Tavy:- 7 Swallow

Beesands:- Pied Flycatcher ( f., / imm. )

Merrivale:- 5 Swallow

Princetown:- 2 Swallow

Thurlestone Bay:- 22 Sanderling, 22 Ringed Plover, 11 Dunlin, 10 Turnstone, Ruff, 2 Knot, 4 Common Sandpiper, 3 Mediterranean Gull, 4 Sandwich Tern, Kingfisher

Okehampton:- 2 Swallow, Hedgehog

Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, Hummingbird Hawkmoth

nr. Ashburton:- Weasel

East Teignmouth:- Jersey Tiger Moth

Paignton:- Jersey Tiger Moth

13.8.20, Dawlish Warren:- KENTISH PLOVER

Seaton Marshes:- Little Stint, Wood Sandpiper, Common Sandpiper, 2 Green Sandpiper, Black Tailed Godwit

Merrivale:-  6 Swallow

Vixen Tor:- Green Woodpecker, 12 Swallow

South Efford Marsh, Aveton Gifford:- 2 Common Sandpiper, 4 Dunlin, 3 Greenshank, Black Tailed Godwit

Thurlestone Bay:- 8 Ringed Plover, 2 Dunlin, 3 Turnstone, 2 Sandwich Tern

South Huish:- 7 Teal, 25 Swallow, 15 House Martin, Sedge Warbler, 3 Reed Warbler, Chiffchaff

Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, Chiffchaff, Southern Hawker, Common Blue, 2 Gatekeeper, Hummingbird Hawkmoth

Thurlestone:- 2 Elephant Hawkmoth, Four Spotted Footman, Oak Eggar, Straw Dot, White Ermine, Shuttle Shaped Dart, Jersey Tiger, Lesser Cream Wave, Gold Spot, Small Dotted Buff, Spectacle, Double Lobed, 2 Double Striped Pug, 2 Common Wave

Vixen Brook, nr. Vixen Tor:- 2 Beautiful Demoiselle, 2 Small Red Damselfly

Okehampton:- 3 Hedgehog

12.8.20, Headland Warren:- 3+ Wheatear

Seaton Marshes:- Little Stint, Wood Sandpiper

Denbury:- 3 Green Woodpecker, 13 Swallow, 21 House Martin, Blackcap (  m. )

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Tawny Owl

St. Marychurch:- Tawny Owl, Green Woodpecker, Jersey Tiger Moth, Silver Y

Bellever:- 2 Green Woodpecker, Redstart, Roe Deer

Yealmpton:- 4 Swallow, Painted Lady

Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, Southern Hawker, Common Blue, Jersey Tiger Moth, Hummingbird Hawkmoth

Challacombe Farm:- 2+ Stock Dove, 20+ Swallow, 10+ House Martin, 2 Willow Warbler, Beautiful Demoiselle, Black Tailed Skimmer, Golden Ringed Dragonfly, 2 Small Copper, Silver Washed Fritillary

Thurlestone:- 4 Swift, 50+ Swallow, 5 Blackcap, Chiffchaff, Elephant Hawkmoth, Jersey Tiger, 2 Oak Eggar, Peach Blossom, 5 Least Yellow Underwing, 2 Four Spotted Footman, Bloodvein, White Ermine, Early Thorn, Lesser Cream Wave, Satin Wave, Small Dusty Wave, 2 Small Rufous, Common Pug, Foxglove Pug, White Spotted Pug

Okehampton:- Hedgehog

11.8.20, Holbeton:- 2 CATTLE EGRET

Whiddon Down:- 2 Swallow

North Bovey:- 12 Swallow, 30+ House Martin

Thurlestone Bay:- 5 Turnstone, 3 Ringed Plover, 10 Sanderling, 2 Sandwich Tern

South Huish:- Little Grebe, 9 Snipe, 30 Swallow, 70 House Martin, 5 Sand Martin, 2 Blackcap, 3 Reed Warbler, 5 Chiffchaff, 4 Willow Warbler

South Efford Marsh, Aveton Gifford:- 2 Green Sandpiper, Common Sandpiper, 3 Whimbrel, 6 Dunlin, 3 Greenshank, 2 Hobby ( juv. )

South Milton Ley:- Tree Pipit, Garden Warbler, 2 Sedge Warbler,19 Chiffchaff, 7 Reed Warbler ( all these trapped & ringed
)

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Swift, 3 Swallow, Chiffchaff, BEDSTRAW HAWKMOTH, BEAUTIFUL MARBLED, 16 Brimstone, 28 Flame Shoulder, 11 Rosy Footman, Knot Grass, 2 Spectacle, 2 Common Footman, 7 Ruby Tiger, 18 Large Yellow Underwing, 3 Black Arches, 4 Silver Y, 3 Swallow Prominent, Nut Tree Tussock, 3 Sharp Angled Peacock, Royal Mantle, Dark Arches, 4 Common Carpet, 2 Magpie, Iron Prominent, Riband Wave, Drinker, Angle Shades, 3 Lesser Broad Bordered Yellow Underwing, 9 Common Rustic, Buff Ermine, 2 Uncertain, Pebble Prominent, 2 Red Twin Spot Carpet, Small Fan Footed Wave, Garden Carpet, 2 Purple Bar, Single Dotted Wave, July Highflyer, Mullein Wave, Willow Beauty, Early Thorn

Noss Mayo:- Tawny Owl, Green Woodpecker, Swallow, Southern Hawker, Common Blue, Hummingbrid Hawkmoth

Okehampton:- 3 Hedgehog

10.8.20, South Huish:- 2 Snipe, 5 Stock Dove, 4 Swallow, 20+ House Martin, Raven, 2 Sedge Warbler, Whitethroat, Cirl Bunting

Thurlestone Bay:- Common Sandpiper, Mediterranean Gull, 20+ Rock Pipit, White Wagtail ( m., among 100+ alba wagtail )

Aveton Gifford:- 2 Greenshank, 2 Common Sandpiper

Okehampton:- Swallow, 27 House Martin, Hedgehog

Moretonhampstead:- 6 Swallow

South Efford Marsh, Aveton Gifford:- Green Sandpiper, 2 Common Sandpiper, 3 Whimbrel, 5 Dunlin, 2 Black Tailed Godwit, 3 Greenshank, Hobby, Kingfisher

Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, Silver Washed Fritillary, Common Blue, Hummingbird Hawkmoth

Sidbury:- 4 Swallow, 14 House Martin, 2 Blackcap, 3 Chiffchaff, Blue Tailed Damselfly, 2 Emperor Dragonfly, Holly Blue, Common Blue, 3 Gatekeeper, 2 Jersey Tiger Moth

Ilsington:- Jersey Tiger Moth

 

9.8.20, Central Park, Plymouth:- 20+ Ringneck Parakeet, Mistle Thrush, Chiffchaff

Bowcombe Creek:- Kingfisher, 3 Stock Dove, 4 Swift, 2 Raven, Blackcap

Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, 3 Swift, 6 House Martin, 2 Raven, Southern Hawker, Silver Washed Fritillary, 2 Gatekeeper, Comma, Common Blue, Hummingbird Hawkmoth

Dunscombe Cliff, Weston, nr. Sidmouth:- 3 Swallow, Common Lizard, Emperor Dragonfly, 6 Clouded Yellow, 2+ Dingy Skipper, 2+ Common Blue, 4 Holly Blue, 2 Comma, 4 Six Spot Burnet

Okehampton:- 2 Hedgehog, Holly Blue

8.8.20, East Portlemouth:- RED KITE

Thurlestone Bay:- 4 Sandwich Tern

South Efford Marsh, Aveton Gifford:- 2 GREAT WHITE EGRET

River Otter, Budleigh to White Bridge:- 5 Swallow, 30+ House Martin, 2 Common Blue

Ilsington:- Green Woodpecker, Raven, 2 Roe Deer ( m., f. ), Clouded Yellow, Comma

Okehampton:- 5 Swallow, Hedgehog, Holly Blue

Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, Chiffchaff, Southern Hawker, Gatekeeper, Comma

Thurlestone:- Tawny Owl, Barn Owl, Spectacle Moth, 4 Least Yellow Underwing, 6 Dingy Footman, Rosy Footman, 2 Round Winged Muslin, Sallow Kitten, 5 Ruby Tiger, Small Wainscot, Lackey, Pebble Prominent, Mullein Wave, Common White Wave, Red Twin Spot Carpet, Brown Tail, Four Spotted Footman, Six Striped Rustic, Square Spot Rustic, Delicate, 2 Fen Wainscot

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- 2 Swift, 4 Swallow, Chiffchaff, 2+ Goldcrest, 3 Fox, Golden Ringed Dragonfly, Common Blue

Clennon Valley, Paignton:- Clouded Yellow, 6 Common Blue, 3 Holly Blue, 2 Small Copper, 2 Gatekeeper

Sidmouth:- Silver Y Moth

7.8.20, Aveton Gifford:- OSPREY, 2 Common Sandpiper, 2 Greenshank

Elburton:- 3 Swift

South Efford Marsh, Aveton Gifford:- 2 CATTLE EGRET

Seaton Marshes:- Wood Sandpiper ( juv. )

Moretonhampstead:- 5 Swift, 4 House Martin

Sidbury:- 11 House Martin

Top Tor:- 3 Swallow, Wheatear, 2 Common Lizard

Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, 13 House Martin, Hummingbird Hawkmoth

Okehampton:- 2 Hedgehog

Axmouth Harbour:- 2 Holly Blue, Cinnanbar Moth ( caterpillar )

Preston Down Rd., Paignton:- Brown Hairstreak, 4 Holly Blue, Common Blue, 6 Gatekeeper, Jersey Tiger Moth

 

6.8.20, Aveton Gifford:- OSPREY, 5 Greenshank

Central Park, Plymouth:- 20+ Ringneck Parakeet

Thurlestone Bay:- 3 Whimbrel

South Huish:- Green Sandpiper

Ilsington:- Green Woodpecker

Topsham:- Curlew Sandpiper, Ruff, Whimbrel

Ashburton:- 5 Swift, 8 Swallow, 3 House Martin, Gatekeeper, Hummingbird Hawkmoth

Okehampton:- 10 Swift, Holly Blue

Thurlestone:- 2 Cirl Bunting, 6 Brimstone Moth, 7 Flame Shoulder, 2 Rustic, Rosy Footman, 2 Shuttle Shaped Dart, Dingy Footman, Common Wainscot

 

5.8.20, Central Park, Plymouth:- 12+ Ringneck Parakeet

Hatherleigh:- 2+ Barn Owl

Thurlestone Bay:- Manx Shearwater, 15 Common Scoter, Ringed Plover, Mediterranean Gull ( ad. ), 2 Sandwich Tern, 20 Rock Pipit

St. Marychurch:- Tawny Owl, Green Woodpecker, 3 Raven, Jersey Tiger Moth

Okehampton:- Hedgehog

Thurlestone:- Turnip Moth, Early Thorn, 6 Brimstone, Silver Y, Common Rustic, 3 Rosy Rustic, 2 Drinker, Ruby Tiger, 2 Flame Shoulder, Striped Wainscot, Lackey, Dingy Footman, Rosy Footman, Lesser Yellow Underwing, 2 Shuttle Shaped Dart, Satin Wave

4.8.20, West Charleton:- 2 GREAT WHITE EGRET ( appeared to drop into Marsh ), 30+ Swallow / House Martin

Thurlestone Bay:- 3 Common Sandpiper, 3 Ringed Plover, 5 Sanderling, 2 Whimbrel, Mediterranean Gull ( juv. ), 8+ Rock Pipit

South Huish:- Green Sandpiper, 2 Snipe, 40+ Swallow, 25 House Martin, 2 Sand Martin,  Wheatear ( juv. ), Whitethroat, 2 Sedge Warbler, Chiffchaff, Hare

West Charleton Marsh:- Common Sandpiper, 1+ Kingfisher, 6 Swallow, Sedge Warbler, 6+ Reed Warbler, 3 Chiffchaff, 2 Cirl Bunting

Bowcombe Creek:- Kingfisher, 3 Stock Dove

Ilsington:- 4 Siskin, Jersey Tiger Moth

Soar:- 7 Swift, 4 Swallow, 3 Whitethroat, 4 Common Blue, 3 Wall Brown, 10 Gatekeeper

Modbury:- 2 Swallow, 2 Comma

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- 20+ Swallow, 3 Chiffchaff, 2 Brimstone Moth, Small Rivulet, 2 Nut Tree Tussock, 2 Common Footman, 5 Flame Shoulder, Lychnis, Dark Arches, 3 Lesser Broad Bordered Yellow Underwing, Broad Bordered Yellow Underwing, Knot Grass, Common Carpet, Small Wainscot, 2 Common Rustic, Buff Ermine, Mottled Rustic, Small Phoenix

Okehampton:- 3 Hedgehog

3.8.20, East Portlemouth:- HONEY BUZZARD ( ad.m., pale morph , over ), 2 Wheatear, Whitethroat, Cirl Bunting

Barnstaple:- 30+ Swift

Sourton:- 4 Swallow

Mary Tavy:- 12 Swallow

Okehampton:- Raven, Hedgehog

Arms Tor, Lydford:- Tawny Owl, Nightjar

River Lyd, Lydford:- Green Woodpecker

Noss Mayo:- 2 Tawny Owl, Green Woodpecker, 2 Swallow, 2 Raven, Common Blue, Comma, Hummingbird Hawkmoth, Jersey Tiger

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- 3 Swift, 30+ Swallow, Chiffchaff, 2 Fox, 2 Gatekeeper, Silver Y Moth

Slapton:- Weasel

Dartmeet:- 2 Small Skipper

Laughter Hole:- Beautiful Demoiselle, Golden Ringed Dragonfly

Thurlestone:- Drinker Moth, Bloodvein, 3 Dingy Footman, 2 Common Rustic, Large Wainscot, Small Wainscot, Early Thorn, Small Fan Footed Wave, Red Twin Spot Carpet, Swallow Prominent

2.8.20, Beesands:- Yellow Leg Gull, 2 Mediterranean Gull, 2 Cirl Bunting

Elburton, Plymouth:- 1+ Swift

Thurlestone Bay:- 53 Manx Shearwater, Knot ,5 Swallow,  Whitethroat

Prawle Point:- MELODIOUS / ICTERINE WARBLER ( Pigs Nose Valley ), 50+ Swallow, 20+ House Martin, 3 Wheatear, Blackcap, 4 Whitethroat, 2 Chiffchaff, Cirl Bunting

Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, Hummingbird Hawkmoth

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- 4 Stock Dove, 3 Swallow, Chiffchaff, 2 Elephant Hawkmoth, Vestal, Bright Line Brown Eye, Drinker, Iron Prominent, 2 Red Twin Spot Carpet, 3 July Highflyer, 4 Buff Ermine, 16 Large Yellow Underwing, 6 Lesser Broad Bordered Yellow Underwing, 7 Common Rustic, 7 Uncertain, Striped Wainscot, Smoky Wainscot, 2 Brimstone, Marbled Green, Ruby Tiger, Knot Grass, 2 Magpie, Herald, Small Rivulet, Rosy Footman, 4 Common Footman, 7 Flame Shoulder

1.8.20, Dawlish Warren:- Curlew Sandpiper ( ad. ), 100 Dunlin, 15 Whimbrel, 75 Ringed Plover, Roseate Tern ( ad. ), 2 Common Tern, 30 Sandwich Tern, Swift

Hatherleigh:- 2+ Barn Owl

Thurlestone Bay:- Manx Shearwater

Top Tor:- Wheatear

South Huish:- Sedge Warbler, 3 Whitethroat, 5 Chiffchaff, 2 Willow Warbler

Thurlestone:- 4 Swift, Cirl Bunting, 5 Brimstone Moth, Drinker, Chinese Character, Yellow Tail, 3 Lackey, Knot Grass, 2 Ruby Tiger, 3 Flame Shoulder, 2 Common Footman, 3 Dingy Footman, 3 Rosy Footman, 3 Round Winged Muslin, Garden Carpet, Common Wainscot, Large Wainscot, Shuttle Shaped Dart

Noss Mayo:- 6 Swallow, Common Blue, 2 Gatekeeper, Silver Washed Fritillary, Comma, Hummingbird Hawkmoth

Okehampton:- Hedgehog

31.7.20, Netton:- 4 Swallow

Pancrasweek:- RED KITE, 2 Raven

Beesands:- Yellow Leg Gull ( juv. )

Lower Tamar Lake:- Common Sandpiper, Kingfisher, Grey Wagtail, 4+ Willow Tit

Warren coast path, nr. Noss Mayo:- Willow Warbler, Gatekeeper

Noss Mayo:- 2 Swift, Green Woodpecker, 2 Swallow, Chiffchaff, Gatekeeper, Hummingbird Hawkmoth

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- 4 Swift, 20+ Swallow, 2 House Martin, 5+ Chiffchaff, 2 Four Spotted Footman, Silver Y

South Milton:- Jersey Tiger Moth

Thurlestone:- Jersey Tiger Moth, 2 Lackey, Chinese Character, Ruby Tiger, 2 Dingy Footman, 2 Common Wainscot, 2 Striped Wainscot, Flame Shoulder, 2 Knot Grass, Green Pug, Shuttle Shaped Dart, Common Rustic, Small Fan Footed Wave

30.7.20, St. Ann's Chapel:- CATTLE EGRET ( over towards Aveton Gifford )

Sourton:- 2 Swallow

Thurlestone Bay:- 6 Manx Shearwater, 4 Common Scoter, Yellow Leg Gull ( juv. )

Lydford:- Swallow

Moretonhampstead:- House Martin

Burrator:- 2 Green Woodpecker

St. Marychurch:- 1+ Tawny Owl, 2 Swift, 2 House Martin, Jersey Tiger Moth

Okehampton:- 2 Raven, Roe Deer, Hedgehog

Noss Mayo:- 2 Green Woodpecker, Swallow, Comma, Common Blue

Berry Head:- Small Blue, 20+ Common Blue, 2 Clouded Yellow, 30+ Gatekeeper, Marbled White, 8 Silver Washed Fritillary, Small Skipper, 2 Ringlet, 2 Wall Brown, 2 Grey Seal, 2 Hummingbird Hawkmoth

Thurlestone:- Yellow Tail Moth, Rosy Footman, 2 Four Spotted Footman, 10 Dingy Footman, 2 Common Footman, 2 Brimstone, Rubt Tiger, 2 Lackey, 3 Common Wainscot, Smoky Wainscot, Striped Wainscot, 4 Common Rustic, Rosy Rustic, Single Dotted Wave

29.7.20, Thurlestone Bay:- 3 Sandwich Tern, Swift

South Huish:- 80+ Swallow, 20+ House Martin, Blackcap, Chiffchaff

Okehampton:- 2 Raven, Hedgehog

Rowden:- 2 Swallow

Bellever Youth Hostel:- 2 Swallow, 3 House Martin

South Milton Ley:- 5 Blackcap, 16 Sedge Warbler, 13 Reed Warbler, 4 Chiffchaff, 20 Willow Warbler, 2 Reed Bunting ( all these trapped & ringed )

St. Marychurch:- 2 Swift, Green Woodpecker, 2 Raven

Bellever Forest:- Green Woodpecker, 4 Redstart ( 3 m., f. ), 3 Roe Deer

Noss Mayo:- 2 Green Woodpecker, 2 Comma

Stoke caravan site:-  Swallow, 4 House Martin, Common Blue, Gatekeeper, Wall Brown

Thurlestone:- 25+ Swift, Stock Dove, 5 Blackcap, Whitethroat, Sedge Warbler, Chiffchaff, 2 Willow Warbler, Drinlker Moth, Rosy Footman, Rosy Rustic, Striped Wainscot

Berry Head:- LONG TAILED BLUE, 30+ Gatekeeper, Brimstone, 11 Common Blue, Marbled White, 3 Silver Washed Fritillary

28.7.20, Thurlestone Bay:- 85 Manx Shearwater, 2 Common Scoter, Mediterranean Gull ( juv. ), 3 Sandwich Tern

Aveton Gifford:- Hobby, Mistle Thrush, Blackcap, Willow Warbler

Rippon Tor:- 2 Whinchat

Wistmans Wood:- Raven

Honey Bag Tor:- 2 House Martin

Gara Bridge:- 3 Swallow, 4 House Martin, Raven, Dipper, 3+ Marsh Tit, 2+ Siskin, 2 Banded Demoiselle, 2+ Beautiful Demoiselle, Southern Hawker, Ringlet, Comma, Silver Washed Fritillary

Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, Swallow, 4 House Martin, Raven, Hummingbird Hawkmoth, Silver Washed Fritillary

Paignton:- Jersey Tiger Moth

Okehampton:- Hedgehog

27.7.20, Thurlestone Bay:- 6 Manx Shearwater, 3 Balearic Shearwater, 2 Whimbrel, Dunlin, 2 Pomarine Skua, 9 Mediterranean Gull, Little Gull, 14 Sandwich Tern, Common Tern, 3 Arctic Tern

Mary Tavy:- 2 House Martin

South Milton:- 20+ Swift

Churchstow:- Swift

Bovey Castle:- 2 House Martin

Modbury:- 2 House Martin

Berry Head:- 1,000 Manx Shearwater, 8 Baleareic Shearwater, 5 Great Shearwater, 34 Common Scoter, 5  Puffin, 2 Great Skua, 2 Yellow Leg Gull ( juv. ), Mediterranean Gull, 20 Sandwich Tern, Common Tern, 2 Arctic Tern

Membland:- 15 Swallow, Stoat

Bellever:- Green Woodpecker, 10 Goldcrest, Roe Deer

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:-  5 Swallow, House Martin, Blackcap, Chiffchaff, 2 Pipistrelle, Small Skipper, Ringlet

Sidbury:- 2 Swallow, Blue Tailed Damselfly

Noss Mayo:- Hummingbird Hawkmoth

Okehampton:- Hedgehog

26.7.20, Thurlestone Bay:- Whimbrel, 5 Dunlin, 5 Ringed Plover, 3 Sanderling, 1+ Mediterranean Gull

Bere Ferrers:- CATTLE EGRET

East Portlemouth:- 2 Wheatear, Whitethroat

Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, Swallow

Saltram / Plym Estuary:- 3 Greenshank, 2 Common Sandpiper, 4 Swift, Swallow, Willow Warbler, 3 Spotted Flycatcher

Thurlestone:- Ruby Tiger Moth, Smoky Wainscot, 4 Striped Wainscot, Rosy Footman, Round Winged Muslin

25.7.20, Thurlestone Bay:- Manx Shearwater, 7 Balearic Shearwater, 10 Common Scoter, 42 Dunlin, 2 Sanderling, 14 Ringed Plover, 5 Mediterranean Gull

Totnes:- 4 Swift, 2 Siskin

Ashburton:- 4 Swallow, Blackcap, Chiffchaff

Plymstock:- 2 Ringneck Parakeet, 3 Swift, 5 Swallow, Blackcap

Ford Park Cemetery, Plymouth:- 30+ Ringneck Parakeet

Mountbatten, Plymouth:- 4 Mediterranean Gull, 5 Rock Pipit

Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, 2 Swallow, Raven

Okehampton:- Raven, Roe Deer, Hedgehog

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Swift, 2+ Swallow, House Martin, Chiffchaff, 2 Pipistrelle, Buff Arches

Thurlestone:- Drinker Moth,2  Lackey, Flame Shoulder, Striped Wainscot, Lesser Common Rustic, 2 Lesser Yellow Underwing, 2 Crescent Dart, Suspected, White Line Dart, Nut Tree Tussock, 2 Dingy Footman, Buff Footman

24.7.20, Thurlestone Bay:- 10 Manx Shearwater, 5 Balearic Shearwater, 41 Dunlin, 11 Sanderling, 6 Ringed Plover, Mediterranean Gull ( ad. )

South Huish:- Dunlin

South Efford Marsh, Aveton Gifford:- 3 Whimbrel, 10+ Dunlin, Ringed Plover, 5 Greenshank

Aveton Gifford:- 3 Common Sandpiper, 4 Swallow, House Martin

Great Torrington:- Swift, 2 House Martin

Saltern Cove, Torbay:- Common Sandpiper

Fernworthy Reservoir:- Common Sandpiper, Green Woodpecker

Chagford:- 4 House Martin

Okehampton:- Swallow, House Martin, 2 Raven, Hedgehog

Marldon Village, nr. Paignton:- 4 Hedgehog

Thurlestone:- 2 Garden Tiger Moth, Peach Blossom, Barred Red, 5 Brimstone, Clay, Nut Tree Tussock, Rosy Footman, 2 Yellow Tail, Common Carpet, Spectacle, 2 Rosy Rustic, 15 Large Yellow Underwing, 2 Lesser Yellow Underwing

 

23.7.20, Thurlestone Bay:- 30 Dunlin, 4 Sanderling, 15 Swallow, Rock Pipit, White Wagtail

West Charleton Marsh:- 2 Whimbrel, 20 Dunlin, Common Sandpiper, Kingfisher, 50 Swift, Swallow, 2 Grey Wagtail, Blackcap, Reed Warbler

Endsleigh, Milton Abbot:- Green Woodpecker, Kingfisher, 22 Swallow, 4 House Martin, Grey Wagtail, Comma

Thurlestone:- Whimbrel, Red Leg Partridge, Swift, 10 Swallow, Jersey Tiger Moth, Garden Tiger, 10 Rustic, Rosy Rustic, Buff Arches, Herald, Four Spotted Footman, Nut Tree Tussock, Striped Wainscot, Round Winged Muslin, 2 Brimstone

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- 4+ Swallow, House Martin, Early Thorn, Small Fan Footed Wave

Drewsteignton:- 4 Weasel

Okehampton:- Hedgehog

22.7.20, Thurlestone Bay:- Green Sandpiper, 2 Mediterranean Gull, 6+ Rock Pipit

Okehampton:- Raven, Hedgehog

Venford Reservoir:- Little Grebe, 20+ House Martin, 1+ Crossbill ( heard only )

South Efford Marsh, Aveton Gifford:- RED KITE, 2 Green Sandpiper, Greenshank

South Huish:- 12 Dunlin, Green Woodpecker, 6 Stock Dove, 30+ Swallow, 7 House Martin, 3 Chiffchaff, Roe Deer, Hare

Milton Abbot:- 15 Swallow, 4 House Martin, Dipper, Grey Wagtail, 4 Comma, Silver Washed Fritillary, Painted Lady

Aylesbeare Common:- Swallow, Chiffchaff, Common Lizard, Grass Snake, 3 Common Blue, 5 Grayling, 3 Large Skipper, Silver Washed Fritillary, 2 Brimstone, 3 Small Heath, 2 Gatekeeper, 2 Emerald Damselfly, 6 Azure Damselfly, Blue Tailed Damselfly, 4 Emperor Dragonfly, Black Tailed Skimmer, Keeled Skimmer

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Stock Dove, 20+ Swallow, Raven, Whitethroat, Fox, Elephant Hawkmoth, 2 Buff Tip, 8 Buff Ermine, 10 Heart & Dart, 6 Large Yellow Underwing, Bordered Beauty, 2 Riband Wave, Pebble Prominent, 12 Uncertain, Single Dotted Wave, Rosy Footman, 5 Common Footman, Clay, 5 Common Rustic, 5 Double Square Spot, Royal Mantle, 3 Dark Arches, Knot Grass, Lackey, Scalloped Oak, Red Twin Spot Carpet, Spectacle, V Pug, Lesser Broad Bordered Yellow Underwing, 2 Flame Shoulder, Garden Tiger, Foxglove Pug, Four Spotted Footman

Great Torrington:- Hedgehog

 

21.7.20, Modbury:- 14 Swift, 7 Swallow, 8+ House Martin

Great Torrington:- 9 Swift, Swallow, 6 House Martin

Burrator:- Green Woodpecker

Sourton:- 2 Swallow

Lydford:- 4 Swift

West Charleton:- 15+ Swift

Plymstock:- 20+ Swift

West Charleton Marsh:- Whimbrel, Common Sandpiper, 50+ Dunlin

Great Torrington:-

Meavy:- 30 Swift, Holly Blue

Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, Hummingbird Hawkmoth

Okehampton Castle:- 2 Hedgehog, Holly Blue

Thurlestone:- Elephant Hawkmoth, 8 Brimstone, Swallowtail, 2 Dingy Footman, 2 Small Fan Footed Wave, 2 Common Carpet, Peppered Moth, Shears, Grey Dagger, Short Cloaked Moth, 2 White Line Dart, Smoky Wainscot, Devonshire Wainscot

 

20.7.20, South Huish:- 36 Dunlin, 2 Stock Dove, 17 Swallow, 10+ House Martin, Sedge Warbler, 2 Chiffchaff

Kingsbridge:- 5 Swift, 4 Swallow

Exminster Marshes:- GARGANEY ( in eclipse, main lagoon )

Great Torrington:- 2 Swift, 2 House Martin

Okehampton:- 2 Swift, 2 Raven, 2 Hedgehog

Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, Swallow, Chiffchaff, Comma, Small Copper

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- 7 Swallow, 2 Raven, 3 Elephant Hawkmoth, 3 Buff Tip, 7 Buff Ermine, 3 Heart & Dart, Small Rivulet, 5 Large Yellow Underwing, 3 Early Thorn, Bordered Beauty, Riband Wave, Pebble Prominent, Peppered Moth, July Highflyer, 5 Uncertain, 2 Dot Moth, 2 Single Dotted Wave, Buff Footman, Rosy Footman, 2 Common Footman, Clay, Smoky Wainscot, 4 Common Rustic, Double Square Spot, 2 Sandy Carpet, Lesser Broad Bordered Yellow Underwing, Common White Wave, Flame Shoulder, Pale Prominent

South Milton:- Weasel

Bellever:- Roe Deer, Golden Ringed Dragonfly, Cinnabar Moth

Elburton:- 3+ Painted Lady

Plymouth:- Holly Blue, Jersey Tiger Moth

 

19.7.20, Exminster Marshes:- GARGANEY ( in eclipse, main lagoon )

Mary Tavy:- 2 Swallow

Okehampton:- 2 Raven, 2 Hedgehog

St. Marychurch:- Tawny Owl, Green Woodpecker

South Efford Marsh, Aveton Gifford:- Greenshank, Kingfisher

Thurlestone Bay:- 5 Manx Shearwater,78 Balearic Shearwater, Sooty Shearwater, 3 Common Scoter, 10 Dunlin, 6 Sanderling, Ringed Plover, 5 Turnstone, 26 Mediterranean Gull, Sandwich Tern, 32 Swallow, 5 House Martin

Wembury:- 6 Dunlin, Whimbrel, 12 Mediterranean Gull, 2 Blackcap, 6 Whitethroat, 4 Chiffchaff, Grey Seal

Sidbury:- 2 House Martin, 4 Chiffchaff, Marsh Tit, Siskin, Azure Damselfly, Southern Hawker, 3+ Ringlet, 2 Comma, 4 Gatekeeper, Large Yellow Underwing

nr. Start Point:- 3 Hare

Plympton:- Jersey Tiger Moth

 

18.7.20, Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, 2 Swallow, Chiffchaff

Great Torrington:- 2 Swift, 4 House Martin

Ilsington:- 9 Crossbill, 2 Siskin

Powderham Marsh:- Wood Sandpiper, Green Sandpiper

Beesands:- 2 Common Scoter, 8 Mediterranean Gull, 2 Sandwich Tern, 6 Swift, 14 Swallow

Postbridge:- 2 Swallow, 2 House Martin

Easton Court, Chagford:- Swallow

East Dart Waterfall:- Grey Wagtail

Central Park, Plymouth:- 30+ Ringneck Parakeet

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- 2 Swallow, Blackcap, Whitethroat, 2 Fox, Privet Hawkmoth, Poplar Hawkmoth, Rosy Footman, Dot Moth, 3 Dark Arches, Buff Tip, July Highflyer, 5 Buff Ermine, 8 Common Rustic, 4 Willow Beauty, 2 Flame Shoulder, 2 Royal Mantle, Rustic, Clouded Border, 2 Barred Straw, 2 V Pug, 8 Uncertain, 5 Riband Wave, 5 Common Footman, 3 Heart & Dart, 2 Small Rivulet, Clouded Silver, 2 Pebble Prominent, Buff Arches, 3 Large Yellow Underwing, Buff Footman, Treble Brown Spot, 3 Scalloped Oak, Small Phoenix, Silver Y, Double Square Spot, Lychnis, Clay, 2 Smoky Wainscot, Marbled Minor, Marbled Green

Okehampton:- 2 Hedgehog

Cut Hill:- Golden Ringed Dragonfly

17.7.20, Great Torrington:- 4 Swift, 2 House Martin

Gidleigh:- 4 Swallow

South Huish:- 6 Swallow, 10+ House Martin, 3 Sedge Warbler

Headland Warren:- Green Woodpecker, 4 Raven

Berrynarbor:- RED KITE

Lutton:- 4 Swift, 6 Swallow

Thurlestone Bay:- 7 Mediterranean Gull

Chagford:- 3 Swift, 2  Swallow, 6 House Martin

Kingsbridge:- 3 Swift, 4 Swallow, Chiffchaff

Kingskerswell:- 11 Swift

Slapton Village:- 3 Swallow, Stock Dove, Whitethroat, Hare

Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, Hummingbird Hawkmoth

Blackaton Copse, Gidleigh:- Jay, Small Pearl Bordered Fritillary

Elburton:- Hummingbird Hawkmoth

 

16.7.20, South Efford Marsh, Aveton Gifford:- 3 CATTLE EGRET, Greenshank, 4 Common Sandpiper

Okehampton:- Swift, Raven. Hedgehog

Thurlestone Bay:- 5 Manx Shearwater, 15 Balearic Shearwater, Common Scoter, Whimbrel, Dunlin, Sanderling, 10 Mediterranean Gull, 3 Swift

South Huish:- 30 Swallow, 20 House Martin, Sedge Warbler, 3 Reed Warbler

Powderham Marsh:- Wigeon, Wood Sandpiper, Green Sandpiper ( also of interest, presumed escape Snow Goose )

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Tawny Owl, Stock Dove, 5+ Swallow, 3 House Martin, 2 Whitethroat, Chiffchaff

Noss Mayo:- 2 Green Woodpecker, 2 Comma, Small Copper

Thurlestone:- 3 Elephant Hawkmoth, 5 Dingy Footman, 3 Common Footman, 2 Rosy Footman, Drinker, Scalloped Oak, 2 Large Yellow Underwing, Fan Foot, Chinese Character, Common Emerald, 2 Swallowtail, Silver Y, Ruby Tiger, 2 Willow Beauty, 2 Bright Line Brown Eye, Dwarf Cream Wave, Double Striped Pug, Figure of Eighty, Double Lobed

Dawlish:- probable LARGE TORTOISHELL ( briefly, in private garden )

 

15.7.20, Exe Estuary:- 1+ Roseate Tern

Great Torrington:- 2 Swift

Bellever:- Green Woodpecker, 4 Jay, 2 Whinchat, 2 Goldcrest

Warren House Inn:- Swift

Moretonhampstead:- Swallow

St, Marychurch:- 6 Swift, Raven

Chagford:- Swallow

South Efford Marsh, Aveton Gifford:- 3 CATTLE EGRET

Okehampton:- 2 Raven, Hedgehog

Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, Chiffchaff, Comma

14.7.20, Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, Swallow, 2 Blackcap

Meldon:- 2 Swallow

Thurlestone Bay:- 7 Manx Shearwater, 79 Balearic Shearwater, Common Scoter, Arctic Skua, 9 Mediterranean Gull, 6 Swallow

Sourton:- Swallow

Aveton Gifford / South Efford Marsh:- Greenshank, 8 Common Sandpiper, 2 Mediterranean Gull

Kingsbridge:- 2 Swift, 2 Swallow

Broadsands:- 60 Mediterranean Gull
St. Marychurch:- Tawny Owl, Green Woodpecker, Raven

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- 4+ Swallow, House Martin, 2 Blackcap, 2 Whitethroat, 3 Goldcrest, Ringlet

Soar / Bolt Tail:- 2 Whitethroat, Small Copper, 2 Ringlet, 20+ Gatekeeper

Dartmeet:- Roe Deer

Okehampton:- Hedgehog

Thurlestone:- Elephant Hawkmoth, Poplar Hawkmoth, 2 Garden Tiger, 3 Common Footman, Rosy Footman, Dingy Footman, Purple Thorn, Smoky Wainscot, 2 Common Wainscot, Yellow Tail, Common Emerald, Large Yellow Underwing, 4 Crescent Dart, 4 Dark Arches, 3 Heart & Dart, Rustic, Garden Carpet, Small Fan Footed Wave, Riband Wave, Coronet

 

13.7.20, Rippon Tor:- Wheatear, 2 Whinchat

Starcross:- QUAIL ( nr. Tiverland Farm, heard only )

Belstone:- 3 Swift, 2 House Martin

Belstone Tor:- 5 Raven

Aveton Gifford:- Greenshank, 4 Common Sandpiper, Green Woodpecker

Denbury:- 20+ Swift

Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, 12 Swallow, Southern Hawker

South Efford Marsh, Aveton Gifford:- Greenshank, Swallow, Reed Warbler, Chiffchaff, probable Marbled White, 10 Ringlet, 10+ Gatekeeper, 4+ Small Skipper

Knack Mine Ford, Dartmoor:- Adder

Thurlestone:- 3 Elephant Hawkmoth , 6 Common Footman, Dingy Footman, Crescent Dart, Rustic, Striped Wainscot, Common Wainscot, 2 Lackey, 5 Heart & Dart, 2 Large Yellow Underwing

Okehampton:- Hedgehog

 

12.7.20, Aveton Gifford:- OSPREY, Common Sandpiper, 6+ Swallow, Raven, Grey Wagtail

St. Marychurch:- 2 Tawny Owl

Thurlestone Bay:- 7 Manx Shearwater, 3 Teal, 30 Common Scoter, 6 Mediterranean Gull, 8 Swift, 30 Swallow, House Martin, Grey Wagtail

Venford Reservoir:- 4 Crossbill, Spotted Flycatcher

Plymstock:- 4 Ring Neck Parakeet, 6 Swift

Mountbatten, Plymouth:- 4 Mediterranean Gull

Great Torrington:- 5 Swift, 2 House Martin

Okehampton:- Tawny Owl, 30 Swift, 2 Swallow, 2 Raven, Garden Warbler, 2 Hedgehog, Holly Blue, Ringlet

Beeson:- Hare

 

11.7.20, Thurlestone Bay:- 10+ Balearic Shearwater, 6+ Mediterranean Gull

South Huish:- 7 Swift, Stock Dove, 10+ House Martin, Sedge Warbler, Chiffchaff

Aveton Gifford:- Kingfisher, 6+ Swallow

Thurlestone:- Green Woodpecker, 2 Stock Dove, Blackcap ( m. )

Postbridge:- Swallow

Sticklepath:- Jay

Okehampton:- 12 Swift, 3 Swallow, 2 Raven, Hedgehog

Bellever area:- Green Woodpecker, 4 House Martin, 2 Raven, 2 Jay, Mistle Thrush, Redstart

Gara Bridge:- 3 Jay, Dipper, Silver Washed Fritillary, Gatekeeper

Great Torrington:- 2 Swift, Swallow, 2 House Martin, Hummingbird Hawkmoth

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- 3 Stock Dove, 6+ Swallow, 2 House Martin, Blackcap, 2 Whitethroat, 2 Chiffchaff, Common Lizard, 3+ Ringlet, Gatekeeper, Privet Hawkmoth, 3 Buff Tip, 5 Barred Straw, 3 Large Yellow Underwing, 14 Heart & Dart, Lesser Common Rustic, 4 Uncertain, 8 Buff Ermine, 5 Dark Arches, 8 Common Rustic, Buff Arches, 4 Bright Line Brown Eye, 2 Double Square Spot, Flame Shoulder, Garden Carpet, Mottled Beauty, July Highflyer, 2 Wormwood Pug

Exmouth:- Elephant Hawkmoth, Swallowtail, Riband Wave, 3 Cinnabar, Buff Tip, Buff Ermine, 7 Bright Line Brown Eye, Sycamore, Treble Lines, Clay, 4 Uncertain, 14 Heart & Dart, Shuttle Shaped Dart, 3 Common Rustic, Herald, Shark, Lychnis, Broad Bordered Yellow Underwing, Straw Belle, Brown Tail, Yellow Tail
 

10.7.20, Denbury:- Green Woodpecker, 7 Swallow, 11+ House Martin, Blackcap, Garden Warbler

Slapton :- Pochard ( m. ), 3 Swift, Swallow, 2 House Martin, 2 Whitethroat, 2 Reed Warbler, Reed Bunting

Thurlestone Bay:- 60+ Manx Shearwater, 100+ Balearic Shearwater, Yellow Leg Gull ( juv. ), 20 Mediterranean Gull

South Efford Marsh, Aveton Gifford:- 3 Teal, Kingfisher

Sidmouth:- 6 Swift

Cadover:- 15+ Sand Martin, Reed Bunting

Headland Warren:- Wheatear ( juv. ), 1+ Whinchat ( juv. )

Sourton:- 12 Swallow

Dartmouth:- 2 Mediterranean Gull

Stoke, nr. Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, Swallow, Raven, 2 Blackcap, 2 Chiffchaff, Wall Brown, 2 Comma

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- 7+ Swallow, 2 House Martin, 2 Blackcap, 3 Whitethroat, 2 Chiffchaff, 5 Goldcrest, 2 Common Lizard, 5+ Ringlet, Gatekeeper

Okehampton:- Hedgehog

Thurlestone:- Elephant Hawklmoth, Dark Arches, 2 Common Wainscot, Early Thorn, 3 Common Footman, Buff Footman, Smoky Wainscot, Silver Y, Flame, Small White Wave, Small Fan Footed Wave, Buff Ermine, 3 Large Yellow Underwing, 4 Heart & Dart, Birds Wing, Small Fan Foot

9.7.20, Prawle / Gara:- 6 Black Redstart

Berry Head:- Great Skua, Whitethroat

Thurlestone Bay:- 7 Manx Shearwater, Balearic Shearwater, 2 Mediterranean Gull, 3 Swift

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- 6 Swallow, House Martin, 4 Raven, Blackcap, 2 Whitethroat, Chiffchaff, Ringlet, Privet Hawkmoth

Thurlestone:- 3 Elephant Hawkmoth, Buff Ermine, Common Wave, Common Wainscot, Setaceous Hebrew Character, 2 Lackey, 10 Large Yellow Underwing, 7 Heart & Dart, Light Arches, 4 Dark Arches, Magpie, Common Footman, 3 Crescent Dart, 2 Rustic, Flame

Okehampton:- 2 Hedgehog

8.7.20, Tamar Estuary / Ernesettle:- 2 Common Sandpiper, 16 Swift, Swallow, Chiffchaff

Aveton Gifford:- Common Sandpiper, 2 Black Tailed Godwit

Thurlestone Bay:- Whimbrel

Crownhill, Plymouth:- 5 Ringneck Parakeet

Slapton:- Yellow Leg Gull ( juv. )

South Rfford Marsh, Aveton Gifford:- Marsh Harrier ( juv. )

Thurlestone:- 3 Elephant Hawkmoth, Clouded Border, Common Wainscot, Satin Wave, 2 Rustic, Swallowtail, 2 Lackey, 4 Large Yellow Underwing, 8 Heart & Dart

 

7.7.20, Seaton Marshes:- OSPREY

Smithaleigh:- 50+ Swift

Yealmpton:- 6 Swift, House Martin

Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, Chiffchaff

Aveton Gifford:- Common Sandpiper, Green Woodpecker, 4 Swallow, Grey Wagtail

South Milton Ley:- 5 Blackcap, 15 Reed Warbler, 3 Sedge Warbler, 11 Chiffchaff

Thurlestone Bay:- 1,300+ Manx Shearwater, 9 Balearic Shearwater, 2 Sooty Shearwater, Bar Tailed Godwit, 21 Mediterranean Gull, 18 Swift, 2 Swallow, 2 House Martin, 30 Bottlenose Dolphin

Great Torrington:- Swift, 3 House Martin, 2 Ringlet

Thurlestone:- Poplar Hawkmoth, Elephant Hawkmoth, Silver Y, 3 Heart & Dart, Large Yellow Underwing, Satin Wave, Scalloped Oak, Garden Carpet

Totnes:- Hummingbird Hawkmoth

6.7.20, Chillington:- Swift, Raven, Mistle Thrush

Stokenham:- Green Woodpecker, 3 Swallow

Slapton:- 20+ Manx Shearwater, 300+ Swift

Collaton:- 40+ Swift, 2 Swallow, Whitethroat

Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker ( juv. )

Thurlestone Bay:- 64 Manx Shearwater, 4 Balearic Shearwater, Arctic Skua, Little Gull ( 1 s. ), 26 Mediterranean Gull, Raven

Aveton Gifford:- 2 Mistle Thrush

Kingsbridge:- 6 Swift, 3 Swallow, Chiffchaff

St. Marychurch:- 2 Swift, 2 Raven, Emperor Dragonfly ( m. )

Thurlestone:- 2 Swift, 25 Swallow, 2 Heart & Dart, Clay, 2 Common Wainscot, 2 Buff Ermine

Ilsington / Haytor / Bagtor:- 2 Green Woodpecker, Swift, 5+ Swallow, 6+ House Martin, 2 Raven, Wheatear, 8 Mistle Thrush, Blackcap, 2 Whitethroat, 3 Chiffchaff, Redpoll, Ringlet, Silver Washed Fritillary

Gara Bridge:- 2 Swallow, 10+ House Martin, 2 Dipper, Grey Wagtail, Chiffchaff, Marsh Tit, 2+ Siskin, Beautiful Demoiselle, 2 Silver Washed Fritillary, 3 Ringlet

Slapton Village:- 6 Stock Dove, Whitethroat, Hare

Okehampton:- House Martin, 2 Raven, Hedgehog

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- 6 Swallow, House Martin, Blackcap, Whitethroat, Chiffchaff, Goldcrest, Common Lizard, Silver Y Moth

 

5.7.20, Dawlish Warren:- 20+ Mediterranean Gull, 4 Roseate Tern ( 3, metal ringed ), Arctic Tern ( 1 s. ), 10 Common Tern, 5 Sandwich Tern ( all from hide )

Noss Mayo:- 4 Green Woodpecker

Thurlestone Bay:- 12 Manx Shearwater, 34 Balearic Shearwater, Puffin, 9 Mediterranean Gull

Great Mis Tor:- 14 Raven, Wheatear

Warren House area:- Raven, Cuckoo ( juv. ), 3 Whinchat, Willow Warbler

Headland Warren:- 3 Mistle Thrush, 4 Wheatear, Whinchat

Powder Mills, Dartmoor:- Grasshopper Warbler

St. Marychurch:- 2 Swift

nr. Crediton:- 2 Hare

4.7.20, East Portlemouth / Prawle:- 40+ Balearic Shearwater, 60+ Manx Shearwater, Sooty Shearwater, 5 Common Scoter, Great Skua, 8 Mediterranean Gull, 3 Wheatear

Noss Mayo:- Blackcap

Totnes:- Swift, 3 Swallow, Siskin

Kingsbridge:- 4 Swift, Blackcap

Dartmouth:- 2 Mediterranean Gull, Blackcap, Goldcrest

Plymstock:- 5 Ringneck Parakeet, 6+ Swift, 2 Swallow

Dawlish Warren:- 8 Swift

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Tawny Owl, 4 Swallow, Blackcap, Chiffchaff, Goldcrest, Roe Deer

 

3.7.20, Thurlestone Bay:- 3 Balearic Shearwater, 32 Mediterranean Gull

South Huish:- 3 Swift

Aveton Gifford:- 5 Siskin

Collaton:- 2 Swift

Princetown:- Cuckoo ( juv. ), 4 Mistle Thrush

Venford Reservoir:- Swallow, House Martin, Wheatear, Willow Warbler, Goldcrest, Crossbill, Siskin

Thurlestone:- Scarce Footman

 

2.7.20, Thurlestone Bay:- 13 Balearic Shearwater, 4 Common Scoter, 44 Mediterranean Gull

Bratton Fleming:- RED KITE ( over S., 10:50 )

Beesands:- 5 Mediterranean Gull, 50+ Swift

Bellever:- Green Woodpecker, Jay, Crossbill

Sticklepath:- 3 Swallow

Sidmouth:- Swift

Postbridge:- 5 Swallow

Kingsbridge:- Swift, Blackcap

Modbury:- Swallow, 4 House Martin

Noss Mayo:- Swallow, 3 House Martin

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Tawny Owl, 8+ Swallow, 2 House Martin, 2 Blackcap, 3 Whitethroat, Chiffchaff, 5+ Goldcrest, Privet Hawkmoth, Buff Tip, 5 Flame, 4 Riband Wave, Phoenix, Silver Y, 15 Double Square Spot, 27 Heart & Dart, 11 Buff Ermine, Lackey, 2 Common Carpet, 14 Large Yellow Underwing, 2 Scalloped Oak, 14 Dark Arches, Blood Vein, 8 Uncertain, 3 Flame Shoulder, Ingrailed Clay, Dot Moth, Brimstone, Snout, 2 Clay, 2 Royal Mantle, Smoky Wainscot, Clouded Silver, Bright Line Brown Eye, Willow Beauty, Sharp Angled Peacock, 2 Buff Arches, Lesser Common Rustic, 9 Common Rustic, 2 Rufous Minor, 3 Grey Pug

Okehampton:- Hedgehog

 

1.7.20, Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, Stock Dove, Swallow, Blackcap, Chiffchaff

Thurlestone Bay:- 12 Manx Shearwater, 9 Balearic Shearwater, 30 Mediterranean Gull

South Huish:- 8 Swallow, 20 House Martin, Blackcap, 2 Sedge Warbler, 2 Whitethroat, Chiffchaff

Aveton Gifford:- Mediterranean Gull ( ad. ), 2 Sand Martin, Grey Wagtail, Spotted Flycatcher

Sidford:- Swift

Thurlestone:- Green Woodpecker, 6 Swift, 8 Swallow, Blackcap, Reed Warbler, Chiffchaff, Dot Moth, Crescent, 5 Large Yellow Underwing, 18 Heart & Dart, Slender Pug, Uncertain

 

30.6.20, East Hill, Okehampton:- Swift, Redstart

Noss Mayo:- Swallow, 2 House Martin

Beesands:- 2 Mediterranean Gull, Green Woodpecker

Kingsbridge:- 4 Swift, Blackcap, Chiffchaff

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- 2 Tawny Owl, 4 Swift, 20+ Swallow, House Martin, Blackcap, 2 Whitethroat, Chiffchaff, 2 Goldcrest

Okehampton:- 2 Swift

Sidford:- Swift

 

29.6.20, Denbury:- 9 Swallow, 11 House Martin, Whitethroat, Chiffchaff

Kingsbrigde:- 2 Swift, Blackcap ( f. / juv. )

Chagford:- 5 Swift ( Sandy Park )

Thurlestone Bay:- 3 Mediterranean Gull ( ad. ), Wheatear ( juv. )

Lustleigh:- Green Woodpecker ( Kelly Cross )

Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, 2 Raven

Easton Court:- Swallow

Lustleigh Village:- 6 House Martin

South Huish:- Mediterranean Gull ( ad., s/pl. )

Manadon, Plymouth:- Ringneck Parakeet

Okehampton:- Raven

Thurlestone:- Garden Tiger Moth, 2 Crescent Dart, Dark Arches, Lunar Thorn, Large Yellow Underwing, Common Wainscot, 2 Bright Line Brown Eye, 20 Heart & Dart

Lustleigh:- Marbled White ( Hisley Wood )

28.6.20, Plym Estuary / Saltram:- Greenshank, 2 Mediterranean Gull, Ringneck Parakeet, 6 Swift, 20+ House Martin, Blackcap, Chiffchaff

Saltern Cove, Three Beaches:- Common Sandpiper

Thurlestone Bay:- 25 Manx Shearwater, 4 Balearic Shearwater, Storm Petrel, Mediterranean Gull

Slapton:- 2 Mediterranean Gull

Plymstock:- 5 Ringneck Parakeet, 4 Swift, Swallow, Blackcap, Chiffchaff

Okehampton:- Jay, Hedgehog

Ashburton:- Blackcap, Hummingbird Hawkmoth

Paignton:- Scarlet Tiger Moth

 

27.6.20, Thurlestone Bay:- 142 Manx Shearwater, 15+ Balearic Shearwater, 7 Common Scoter, Turnstone, 14 Mediterranean Gull

Salcombe:- 2 Mediterranean Gull

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Tawny Owl, 10+ Swallow, 2 House Martin, 2 Blackcap, Chiffchaff, 4 Goldcrest

Gara Bridge:- House Martin, 2 Dipper, Grey Wagtail, Blackcap, 2 Chiffchaff, Marsh Tit

Totnes:- 3 Swift, Swallow, Stoat

nr. Lydcott:- 20+ Red Deer

Noss Mayo:- 2 Blackcap, 2 Chiffchaff, Hummingbird Hawkmoth, Garden Tiger

 

26.6.20, Kingsbridge:- 14 Swift

Okehampton:- Raven

Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker

Sheepstor Village:- 4 Swallow, 6+ House Martin, Grey Wagtail

Burrator:- Green Woodpecker, 5 Mistle Thrush, Dipper, 3 Redstart, Tree Pipit, 4+ Blackcap, Garden Warbler, Chiffchaff, Willow Warbler, Goldcrest

Soar / Bolt Head:- 8 Swift, 5+ Dark Green Fritillary, Ringlet, 2 Small Copper, Gatekeeper, 2 Grayling

St. Marychurch:- 3 Swift, Hummingbird Hawkmoth

Thurlestone:- Elephant Hawkmoth, 2 Privet Hawkmoth, Eyed Hawkmoth, Striped Wainscot, Common Wainscot, 2 Satin Wave, Riband Wave, Buff Tip, 16 Large Yellow Underwing, 18 Heart & Dart, Heart & Club, 9 Flame, Poplar Grey, Buff Ermine, Rustic, Broad Barred White, Crescent Dart, 4 Dark Arches, Burnished Brass

25.6.20, St. Marychurch:- Tawny Owl, 2 Swift

Great Torrington:- 15 Swift

Okehampton:- 3 Swift, Swallow. Hedgehog

Meldon:- Swallow

Lewdown:- Swallow, 2 House Martin

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- 20+ Swallow, House Martin, Blackcap, Chiffchaff, Goldcrest, Silver Y Moth

Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, Swallow, Jay, Blackcap, Small Copper, Garden Tiger Moth

Rippon Tor:- 2 Mistle Thrush, 3 Wheatear ( juv. ), 2 Whinchat, Hummingbird Hawkmoth

24.6.20, Modbury:- 6 Swift, 12 House Martin, Blackcap

Yealmpton:- Whitethroat

Great Torrington:- 3 Swift, Swallow, 2 House Martin

Sidmouth:- 1+ Swift

Okehampton:- 5 Swift, Swallow, Hedgehog

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Tawny Owl, Stock Dove, 12+ Swallow, 2 House Martin, 2 Blackcap, 3 Whitethroat, Chiffchaff

Dolton:- 3 Swift, 4 Swallow, 2 Hare, Hummingbird Hawkmoth, Golden Ringed Dragonfly

Soar:- 2 Swallow, 2 Whitethroat, 3+ Small Copper, 10+ Dark Green Fritillary, 2 Marbled White, Grayling, 2 Ringlet

Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, Southern Hawker, Garden Tiger Moth

 

23.6.20, Chillington:- Swift, 2 Stock Dove, 4 Swallow

Slapton Village:- 9 Stock Dove, Raven, 3 Whitethroat

Hatch Bridge:- Grey Wagtail, Chiffchaff, Spotted Flycatcher

Woodleigh:- 3 Stock Dove, 5 Swallow, Whitethroat

Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, Swallow, Jay, Blackcap, Chiffchaff

Okehampton:- Raven, Hedgehog

Peter Tavy:- 2 Swallow

Huckwood Tor:- Green Woodpecker

Mary Tavy:- 3 Swallow

Feather Tor:- Reed Bunting ( m. )

Bridestowe:- 2 Swallow

River Bovey:- Grey Wagtail

St. Marychurch:- 2 Swift

Thurlestone Bay:- Manx Shearwater, 10 Common Scoter, 2 Mediteranean Gull, Grey Wagtail ( juv. )

South Huish:- 3 Raven

South Milton Ley:- 3 Blackcap, 4 Sedge Warbler, 5 Reed Warbler, 4 Chiffchaff, Reed Bunting

Beesands:- 2 Whimbrel ( over )

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Swift, 3 Stock Dove, 20+ Swallow, House Martin, Blackcap, 2 Whitethroat, Chiffchaff, Lobster Moth, 3 Buff Tip, 10 Large Yellow Underwing, 33 Heart & Dart, 4 Riband Wave, 2 Barred Straw, 2 Blood Vein, Small Angle Shades, 5 Dark Arches, 10 Buff Ermine, Peach Blossom, Sharp Angled Peacock, 4 Ingrailed Clay, 10 Flame, 2 Flame Shoulder, Setaceous Hebrew Character, White Ermine, 4 Uncertain, 7 Double Square Spot, Single Dotted Wave, 2 Smoky Wainscot, 2 Clay, Grey Pug, Brindled Pug

Slapton:- Mediterranean Gull, Otter ( Torcross )

Denbury:- Hare

Newton Ferrers:- Comma

Aveton Gifford:- 2 Scarlet Tiger Moth

Thurlestone:- Elephant Hawkmoth, 3 Dark Arches, 10 Large Yellow Underwing, 10 Heart & Dart, Silver Y, 3 Buff Ermine, Buff Tip, Pale Tussock, Common Swift, Common Wave

24.9.20, Fremington Pill:- GLOSSY IBIS

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- 2 Swallow, Wheatear, 4 Chiffchaff, Goldcrest

Hatherleigh:- 2 Barn Owl

Thurlestone Bay:- 4 Common Scoter, 6 Dunlin, 2 Turnstone, Great Skua, 3 Mediterranean Gull

South Huish:- 20 Teal, Shoveler ( juv, ), 8 Black Tailed Godwit, 3 Dunlin, 2 Mediterranean Gull, 3 Swallow

River Tamar:- OSPREY ( from boat )

Noss Mayo:- Grey Wagtail, Chiffchaff

23.9.20, Fremington Pill:- 2 GLOSSY IBIS, Greenshank, 50+ Swallow

Powderham, Exe Estuary:- OSPREY

Thurlestone Bay:- 3 Common Scoter, 17 Dunlin, Ringed Plover

South Huish:- 26 Teal, 2 Wigeon, Shoveler ( juv. ), 13 Black Tailed Godwit, 3 Grey Plover, 31 Dunlin, 5 Snipe, 8 Mediterranean Gull, 9 Swallow, 2 House Martin, Yellow Wagtail

Okehampton:- 2 Hedgehog

22.9.20, Thurlestone Bay:- 20+ Dunlin, 10+ Ringed Plover, Sanderling, 4 Turnstone, 2 Mediterranean Gull, 200+ Swallow

South Milton:- 2 Stock Dove, Jay

South Efford Marsh, Aveton Gifford:- 5 Greenshank, 8 Dunlin, 2 Common Sandpiper

Ernesettle, Plymouth:- OSPREY

Bowcombe Creek:- 3 Greeenshank, Kingfisher, 3 Stock Dove, Chiffchaff

Chillington:- 2 CATTLE EGRET ( over ), 20+ Swallow, 2 Raven, 3 Jay

Lopwell Dam:- OSPREY ( 14:20, moving upstream ), 5 Common Sandpiper, Stock Dove

Moretonhampstead:- Swallow

South Huish:- 1+ STONE CURLEW ( 08:00, briefly in bare field above thatched house, no sign 08:30 ), 18 Teal, Shoveler ( juv. ), Little Stint ( juv. ), Curlew Sandpiper, 11 Snipe, 16 Black Tailed Godwit, 43 Dunlin, 3 Grey Plover ( juv. ), 10+ Mediterranean Gull, 350+ Swallow, Yellow Wagtail ( over ), 4 Wheatear, 2 Chiffchaff, 3 Hare

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- 7 Swallow, 2 Wheatear, 3 Chiffchaff, Goldcrest, 2 Silver Y Moth, 5 Setaceous Hebrew Character, 3 Lesser Yellow Underwing, 6 Large Yellow Underwing, 8 Common Marbled Carpet, 2 Flounced Rustic, 3 Square Spot Rustic, Lunar Underwing, Snout, 2 Frosted Orange, Common Wainscot, Smoky Wainscot

Okehampton:- Hedgehog

Totnes:- 3 Hedgehog

Noss Mayo:- Hummingbird Hawkmoth

 

21.9.20, Dittisham / Dartmouth:- OSPREY

Okehampton:- 2 Raven, 2 Hedgehog

North Molton:- RED KITE

South Huish:- Little Stint, Curlew Sandpiper, Dunlin, 15 Black Tailed Godwit, 2 Wheatear

Thurlestone Bay / Golf Course:- 4 Sanderling, 4 Dunlin, 2 Turnstone, 18 Ringed Plover, 185 Swallow, 2 House Martin, 10 Wheatear, Whitethroat

Modbury:- 30+ Swallow

River Tamar:- 2 OSPREY ( from boat )

Huxton Cross, nr. Thurlestone:- 70 Swallow, 10 Wheatear

Kingsbridge:- Wall Brown

Paignton:- Hummingbird Hawkmoth

20.9.20, Great Torrington:- Chiffchaff ( m. ), Siskin

Lopwell Dam:- 4 Little Grebe, 2 Common Sandpiper, Swallow, 2 Raven, 5 Grey Wagtail, Chiffchaff

Fox Tor Mire:- Raven

Prawle Point:- Pied Flycatcher

Thurlestone Bay:- 5 Common Scoter, 20 Dunlin, Knot, 3 Sanderling, 9 Turnstone, 11 Ringed Plover,  Wheatear

South Huish:- 25 Teal, Shoveler ( juv. ), Little Stint, Curlew Sandpiper, 15 Black Tailed Godwit, 5 Snipe, Grey Plover, 15 Dunlin, Ringed Plover

Huxton Cross, nr. Thurlestone:- Ringed Plover, 2 Yellow Wagtail

Ilsington / Haytor Vale:- 2 Green Woodpecker, 10 Swallow, 20 House Martin, 5 Mistle Thrush, 3 Grey Wagtail, Blackcap ( f. ), 6 Chiffchaff, Siskin

River Tamar:- OSPREY ( from boat )

East Portlemouth:- 20+ Swallow, 3 Wheatear, Whinchat, Willow Warbler, 3+ Cirl Bunting

Chillington:- 3 CATTLE EGRET ( over )

Buckland-Tout-Saints:- Barn Owl

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- 2 Swallow, Whitethroat, 2 Chiffchaff, Southern Hawker, 2 Silver Y Moth, Burnished Brass, Common Wainscot, Lunar Underwing, Phoenix, 3 Garden Carpet, Common Carpet, 11 Green Carpet, 7 Common Marbled Carpet, 9 Brimstone, 5 Light Emerald, 4 Snout, Flame Shoulder, 11 Setaceous Hebrew Character, 8 Large Yellow Underwing, 2 Lesser Yellow Underwing, 7 Square Spot Rustic, Flounced Rustic

Thurlestone:- 440 Swallow, Yellow Wagtail ( over ), Silver Y Moth, Flounced Rustic, Burnished Brass, 4 Brimstone, 3 Light Emerald, 4 Setaceous Hebrew Character, 13 Square Spot Rustic, 7 Small Square Spot, Willow Beauty, 7 Large Yellow Underwing, Leser Yellow Underwing, 10 Large Wainscot, 8 Common Wainscot, 2 Vines Rustic, Rosy Rustic, Lunar Underwing, 3 Garden Carpet, 3 Green Carpet, Common Carpet, Double Striped Pug, Delicate, Frosted Orange, 3 Angle Shades. 2 Snout, Bloxworth Snout

Noss Mayo:- Chiffchaff ( m. ), Small Copper, Hummingbird Hawkmoth, Southern Hawker

Paignton:- Small Copper

19.9.20, South Huish:- 20 Teal, Shoveler ( juv. ), 2 Snipe, Little Stint ( juv. ), 15 Black Tailed Godwit, 7 Dunlin, Mediterranean Gull, 2 Swallow

Thurlestone Bay:- 40 Dunlin, 6 Turnstone, 3 Sanderling, 5 Ringed Plover, Wheatear

South Efford Marsh, Aveton Gifford:- 32 Teal, 25 Dunlin, 7 Greenshank

Dartmouth:- Firecrest, 2 Goldcrest

Hatherleigh:- Barn Owl

Broad Down, Postbridge:- Snipe, 8 Golden Plover

Flat Tor:- 2 Snipe

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Tawny Owl

Thurlestone:- Convolvulous Hawkmoth, 5 Common Wainscot, 5 Large Wainscot, 4 Large Yellow Underwing, 2 Lesser Yellow Underwing, Least Yellow Underwing, 2 Snout, Small Square Spot, 7 Square Spot Rustic, Lunar Underwing, 2 Black Rustic, Light Emerald

Noss Mayo:- Hummingbird Hawkmoth

Okehampton:- 2 Hedgehog

18.9.20, Fremington Pill:- GLOSSY IBIS, Greenshank, Spotted Redshank

Collaton:- 3 Swallow

Thurlestone Bay / Golf Course:- 2 Wigeon, Golden Plover, Knot, 8 Ringed Plover, 6 Turnstone, 39 Dunlin, 5 Sanderling, Hobby, 10+ Wheatear

Yealmpton:- Swallow

South Huish:- 32 Teal, 6 Black Tailed Godwit, 2 Dunlin, 5 Snipe

Belstone:- Swallow, Mistle Thrush

Okehampton:- Raven, 2 Jay, Hedgehog

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Stock Dove, 15+ Swallow, Grey Wagtail, 2 Chiffchaff, 2 Common Darter

Thurlestone:- 120 Swallow, 30 House Martin, 4 Siskin, Convolvulous Hawkmoth, Burnished Brass, Common Wainscot, 2 Large Wainscot, 4 Large Yellow Underwing, Broad Bordered Yellow Underwing, Snout, 2 Brimstone, Small Square Spot, Square Spot Rustic, Lunar Underwing

Noss Mayo:- Humingbird Hawkmoth

17.9.20, Otter Estuary:- 43 Brent Goose

Great Torrington:- Chiffchaff ( m. )

Thurlestone Bay:- 2 Teal, Bar Tailed Godwit, 55 Dunlin, 4 Turnstone, 10 Ringed Plover, 5 Sanderling

South Efford Marsh, Aveton Gifford:- 5 Greenshank, Green Sandpiper, 2 Common Sandpiper, 12 Dunlin, Ringed Plover

South Huish:- 10 Wigeon, 30 Teal, Shoveler ( juv. ), 2 Curlew Sandpiper, 12 Dunlin, Ringed Plover ( juv. ), 20 Black Tailed Godwit, 3 Mediterranean Gull, 2 Swallow, 2 House Martin

Headland Warren:- House Martin

Postbridge:- 2 Swallow

Okehampton:- 2 Raven, 2 Hedgehog

Bolberry Down / Soar Mill Cove:- 5+ Swallow, Wheatear, Rock Pipit, Clouded Yellow

Bellever:- Green Woodpecker, Roe Deer

Stoke / Stoke Point:- 4 Swallow, Painted Lady, Comma

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Stock Dove, 80+ Swallow, 2 Chiffchaff, Comma, Common Darter

Thurlestone:- 225 Swallow, 140 House Martin, 6 Sand Martin, 2 Wheatear, Yellow Wagtail, Silver Y Moth, Vestal, 3 Angle Shades, Double Striped Pug, 2 Snout, Willow Beauty, 2 Rosy Rustic, 7 Large Wainscot, Common Wainscot, Dusy Thorn, 2 Vines Rustic, Lunar Underwing, 2 Flounced Rustic, Flame Shoulder, 4 Setaceous Hebrew Character, 7 Small Square Spot, 5 Square Spot Rustic

16.9.20, Cadover area:- 5 Goosander

Sidmouth:- 6 Turnstone

South Huish:- 5 Curlew Sandpiper

Pennycross, Plymouth:- Ringneck Parakeet

South Milton Ley:- 10,000+ Swallow ( to roost ), Cetti's Warbler, 15 Blackcap, 19 Chiffchaff, 2 Goldcrest ( all these trapped & ringed ), 3 Spotted Flycatcher, Siskin

Kingsbridge Estuary:- 600+ Swallow ( over )

Bellever:- 2 Green Woodpecker, Wheatear, Roe Deer, Golden Ringed Dragonfly

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- 2 Tawny Owl, 2 Stock Dove, 30+ Swallow / House Martin, 2 Chiffchaff

Colebrook, Plympton:- Hobby, 2 Swift, 125 Swallow ( all these over S. )

Okehampton:- Hedgehog, Roe Deer

Noss Mayo:- Hummingbird Hawkmoth, Southern Hawker

Thurlestone:- 3 Vestal Moth, Frosted Orange, Snout, 2 Light Emerald, Common Marbled Carpet, Garden Carpet, Centre Barred Sallow, Double Striped Pug

Budleigh Salterton:- Clouded Yellow

15.9.20, Otter Estuary:- 43 Brent Goose, 3 Dunlin, Greenshank

Trowlesworthy, Cadover:- 2 Green Woodpecker, 2 Swallow, 9 Raven, 4 Chiffchaff, 2 Goldcrest, 6 Crossbill

Okehampton:- Tawny Owl, Raven, Wood Warbler, Hedgehog

Lydford:- 3 Swallow

Hatherleigh:- Barn Owl

Thurlestone Bay:- 3 Sanderling, 3 Dunlin, 2 Turnstone, 12 Ringed Plover, 1,000+ Swallow

South Huish:- 25 Teal, Greenshank, 13 Snipe, Mediterranean Gull, Grey Wagtail

St. Marychurch:- Tawny Owl, Common Rustic Moth

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- 4 Stock Dove, Swallow, Raven, 2 Wheatear, 2 Chiffchaff, 9 Brimstone Moth, 7 Common Marbled Carpet, 5 Snout, 9 Green Carpet, 5 Setaceous Hebrew Character, 2 Frosted Orange, 7 Large Yellow Underwing, 2 Lesser Yellow Underwing, Square Spot Rustic, Garden Carpet, Canary Shouldered Thorn, Burnished Brass, Common Wainscot, Square Spot Rustic

Noss Mayo:- Hummingbird Hawkmoth

14.9.20, Otterhead:- 36 Brent Goose

Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker

Okehampton:- Raven, Hedgehog

Top Tor:- 12 Swallow, 200 House Martin, Wheatear

Pil Tor:- 500 House Martin

Thurlestone Bay:- 6 Dunlin, Ringed Plover, Turnstone. Sanderling, Snipe, Mediterranean Gull

South Huish:- 30 Teal, 5 Snipe, 15 Stock Dove, 2 Yellow Wagtail, Grey Wagtail, 2 Wheatear

St. Marychurch:- 3 Goldcrest

Beesands:- 2 Sandwich Tern

Thurlestone:- 21 Swallow, 220 House Martin, 3 Brimstone Moth, 3 Light Emerald, 2 Snout, 2 Willow Beauty, 2 Large Yellow Underwing, Broad Bordered Yellow Underwing, 3 Rosy Rustic, Flame Shoulder, 5 Small Square Spot, 8 Square Spot Rustic, Vines Rustic, 2 Common Wainscot, 2 Large Wainscot, Garden Carpet, 2 Small Dusty Wave, 2 Setaceous Hebrew Character, Lunar Underwing, Pink Barred Sallow

Weston coast path:- Green Woodpecker, 20 Swallow / House Martin, 2 Raven, Wheatear, 2 Chiffchaff, Clouded Yellow, Silver Y Moth

Berry Head:- Clouded Yellow, 3 Common Blue, 4 Wall Brown, 3 Painted Lady, Hummingbird Hawkmoth

Slapton:- Daubenton's Bat

13.9.20, Chillington:- 3 CATTLE EGRET ( over )

Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, Hummingbird Hawkmoth

West Charleton Marsh:- 3 CATTLE EGRET, 5 Teal, 20+ Dunlin, 2 Ringed Plover, 3 Bar Tailed Godwit, Whimbrel, Kingfisher, Reed Warbler, 2 Chiffchaff

Wembury:- Bar Tailed Godwit, 27 Mediterranean Gull, Whitethroat, Chiffchaff, 3 Cirl Bunting

Mountbatten, Plymouth:- 3 Mediterranean Gull

off Brixham:- 2 Manx Shearwater, 2 Sooty Shearwater, 2 Common Scoter, 3 Arctic Skua ( all these from boat trip )

St. Marychurch:- Green Woodpecker, 2 Raven, 3 Jay

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- 2 Stock Dove, 3 Swallow, Raven, Jay, 4 Chiffchaff, 3 Goldcrest, 2 Brimstone Moth, 7 Common Marbled Carpet, Green Carpet, Light Emerald, 10 Setaceous Hebrew Character, 5 Large Yellow Underwing, 2 Lesser Yellow Underwing, 2 Snout, 2 Rosy Rustic, Frosted Orange, Vines Rustic, Square Spot Rustic, Common Wainscot

Okehampton:- Tawny Owl, Raven, Holly Blue, Painted Lady, Comma, 2 Hedgehog

12.9.20, The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- 5 Swallow, 4 Raven, 2 Jay, 3 Chiffchaff, Goldcrest

Okehampton:- Raven, Hedgehog

Thurlestone Bay:- 6 Turnstone, 8 Dunlin

South Huish:- 15 Teal, 2 Mediterranean Gull

Gara Bridge:- Raven, Jay, Dipper, 2 Grey Wagtail, 3 Marsh Tit, 2 Siskin

East Portlemouth:- 6+ Wheatear, 2 Whinchat, 3 Cirl Bunting

Hatherleigh:- 2 Barn Owl

Saltern Cove, Torbay:- Common Sandpiper

Thurlestone:- 18 Swallow, Jay,  3 Blackcap, Common Wainscot Moth, 2 Large Wainscot, 2 Light Emerald, Frosted Orange, Cloaked Minor, Small Square Spot, 20 Square Spot Rustic

Paignton:- Hummingbird Hawkmoth

11.9.20, Powderham Park:- GREAT WHITE EGRET ( over E. )

Exe Estuary:- OSPREY

Thurlestone Bay:- 3 Ringed Plover, 10+ Dunlin, 5+ Turnstone, 10+ Rock Pipit

South Huish:- 3 Black Tailed Godwit, 3 Snipe, 10+ Swallow

Ashburton:- Nightjar ( roosting in private garden )

Okehampton:- Raven, 2 Hedgehog

Thurlestone Golf Course / Yarmer Beach:- 2 Bar Tailed Godwit, 19 Dunlin, 7 Ringed Plover, 2 Swallow, 13 Wheatear, Whinchat, Chiffchaff

Huxton Cross, nr. Thurlestone:- 9 Dunlin, 40+ Ringed Plover, Hobby, 4 Swallow, Raven, 4 Wheatear

South Efford Marsh, Aveton Gifford:- 3 Greenshank, 15+ Chiffchaff

Noss Mayo:- Tawny Owl, 2 Elephant Hawkmoth ( caterpillar )

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Stock Dove, Swallow, 2 Jay, 3 Chiffchaff, L Album Wainscot Moth, Light Emerald, 4 Snout, 6 Setaceous Hebrew Character, 3 Large Yellow Underwing, Brimstone, Copper Underwing, Flame Shoulder, Flounced Rustic, Square Spot Rustic

10.9.20, Plympton:- Raven, Grey Wagtail, Siskin

Modbury:- Jay

Yarmer Beach, Thurlestone:- 2 Bar Tailed Godwit, 20 Dunlin

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Stock Dove, 4 House Martin, 3 Chiffchaff

Ernesettle, Plymouth:- OSPREY

Thurlestone Bay:- 3 Black Tern, 18 Dunlin, 7 Turnstone, Ringed Plover, Mediterranean Gull, 65 Swallow, 40 House Martin, Wheatear, Yellow Wagtail, Grey Wagtail

Ashburton:- Nightjar ( roosting in private garden )

South Huish:- Little Grebe, 15 Teal, Black Tailed Godwit, Greenshank, 6 Dunlin, Ringed Plover, 15 House Martin

Plymstock:- 5 Ringneck Parakeet, 2 Swallow, Chiffchaff, Golden Ringed Dragonfly

Soar:- 20+ Swallow, 2 House Martin, 20+ Yellow Wagtail, 2 Wheatear, 2 Chiffchaff, Small Heath, Ringlet

Bellever:- Green Woodpecker, 2 Common Lizard, Painted Lady

Okehampton:- 2 Hedgehog

Thurlestone:- 2 Smoky Wainscot Moth, Large Yellow Underwing, Delicate, Willow Beauty, Square Spot Rustic, 2 Flounced Rustic, 2 Mottled Rustic, Vines Rustic, Small Square Spot, 2 Setaceous Hebrew Character, Flame Shoulder, Light Emerald

9.9.20, Wembury:- 3 Bar Tailed Godwit, Whimbrel, Ringed Plover, 18 Turnstone, 38 Mediterranean Gull, Wheatear

Thurlestone Bay:- 3 Turnstone, 18 Dunlin, 5 Ringed Plover, 14 Siskin ( over )

South Huish:- 30 Teal, Black Tailed Godwit, 6 Snipe, 3 Mediterranean Gull, 5 Stock Dove

Okehampton:- Tawny Owl, Hedgehog

Noss Mayo:- 20+ Swallow / House Martin, Southern Hawker, 6 Elephant Hawkmoth ( caterpillar )

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- 3 Swallow, 6+ Chiffchaff, 3 Brimstone Moth, 11 Large Yellow Underwing, 2 Rosy Rustic, 2 Flame Shoulder, 5 Setaceous Hebrew Character, 9 Common Marbled Carpet, 2 Common Carpet, 3 Green Carpet, 4 Snout, Copper Underwing, Dusky Thorn, 2 Lesser Yellow Underwing, Flounced Rustic, 4 Square Spot Rustic, Frosted Orange, Common Wainscot

Marldon:- Hummingbird Hawkmoth

Thurlestone:- Large Wainscot Moth, Burnished Brass, Copper Underwing, Light Emerald, Small Dusty Wave, Dingy Footman

8.9.20, Okehampton:- Tawny Owl, Raven, 3 Hedgehog

Plympton:- Hobby, 2 Red Leg Partridge, Raven, Grey Wagtail

Belstone:- Green Woodpecker, 4 Swallow, 15 House Martin

Topsham:- 2 Scaup, 2 Pintail, 2 Pochard, 5+ Curlew Sandpiper, 2 Snipe, Knot, Whimbrel ( also of interest, Swan Goose )

Modbury:- 3 Swallow

Netton / Warren, Noss Mayo:- 4 Red Leg Partridge, 3 Swallow

Cox Tor:- Merlin ( f. )

Yarmer Beach, Thurlestone:- 2 Bar Tailed Godwit, 2 Ringed Plover, 25 Dunlin / Sanderling

Thurlestone Bay:- 11 Manx Shearwater, 5 Turnstone, 35 Dunlin, Sanderling, Ringed Plover, 8 Swallow

South Huish:- 20 Teal, Ruff, 2 Black Tailed Godwit, 2 Dunlin, Snipe

Maristow Quay:- OSPREY, Kingfisher

7.9.20, Exe Estuary:- OSPREY

Churchstow:- 2 Stock Dove

Thurlestone Bay:- 2 Common Scoter, 2 Common Sandpiper, Greenshank, 85 Dunlin, 2 Sanderling, Ringed Plover, 6 Turnstone, 18 Swallow, 32 House Martin, Grey Wagtail

South Huish:- 30 Teal, 2 Ruff, 2 Knot, 3 Curlew Sandpiper, Green Sandpiper, 2 Black Tailed Godwit, 28 Ringed Plover, 30 Dunlin, 4 Snipe, 25+ Stock Dove

South Efford Marsh, Aveton Gifford:- 8 Greenshank, 4 Black Tailed Godwit

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- 20+ Swallow, 3 Chiffchaff

Kingsbridge Estuary:- OSPREY

Lopwell:- OSPREY

Preston, Paignton:- Green Woodpecker

Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, Swallow, Southern Hawker, Hummingbird Hawkmoth

Okehampton:- Hedgehog

Thurlestone:- Brimstone Moth, Large Ear, Copper Underwing, Snout, Large Yellow Underwing, 3 Double Striped Pug, 2 Flounced Rustic, 2 Willow Beauty, 4 Square Spot Rustic, 2 Common Wainscot

6.9.20, Thurlestone Bay:- 4 Turnstone, 24 Dunlin, 2 Sanderling, 3 Ringed Plover, Mediterranean Gull, 10+ Rock Pipit, Wheatear

South Huish:- 20+ Teal, 3 Knot, 2 Ruff, 3 Curlew Sandpiper, Ringed Plover, 5 Snipe, 4 Black Tailed Godwit, 3 Mediterranean Gull, 2 Stock Dove, 3 Raven, Cetti's Warbler, Chiffchaff

Topsham:- 20+ Curlew Sandpiper

Exe Estuary:- OSPREY

East Portlemouth:- Marsh Harrier ( f. ), 4 Cirl Bunting

Yarmer Beach, Thurlestone:- 15 Dunlin, 40 Ringed Plover, 2 Turnstone, 2 Sanderling, 2 Bar Tailed Godwit

Combe, Buckfastleigh:- Green Woodpecker

Avon Reservoir:- Grey Wagtail

Holne:- 2 Swallow

Kingsbridge Estuary:- 5 Greenshank

Sourton:- 4 Swallow

Bantham:- WRYNECK ( nr. RNLI building in car park )

Noss Mayo:- 2 Tawny Owl

Cadover / Trowlesworthy:- Green Woodpecker, 3 Swallow, Raven, Whinchat, 7 Chiffchaff, Goldcrest, 2 Reed Bunting

Lydford:- 2 Swallow ( also of interest Polecat, dead in road )

Okehampton:- Tawny Owl, Hedgehog

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- 2 Swallow, 2 Chiffchaff, Fox, Silver Y Moth, 11 Large Yellow Underwing, 4 Setaceous Hebrew Character, 2 Flounced Rustic, 3 Common Marbled Carpet, Light Emerald, Maidens Blush, 3 Garden Carpet, Copper Underwing

Huntingdon Warren:- Fox

5.9.20, Berry Pomeroy:- Hobby

Exe Estuary:- OSPREY

Noss Mayo:- 2 Raven, 2 Jay

Whiddon Down:- 2 Swallow

Thurlestone Bay:- 30 Dunlin, 4 Sanderling, 3 Ringed Plover, 5 Turnstone, 2 Grey Wagtail

South Huish:- Little Grebe, 25 Teal, 3 Knot, 10 Dunlin, 2 Ruff, 4 Black Tailed Godwit, Ringed Plover, Mediterranean Gull

Hatherleigh:- 2 Barn Owl

Salcombe:- Mediterranean Gull

Okehampton:- Hedgehog

 

4.9.20, Ivybridge:- 5+ WHITE STORK ( Stibb Farm, flew off, 06:30 )

Thurlestone Bay:- Sanderling, Turnstone, 5 Dunlin, 6 Mediterranean Gull, Yellow Wagtail, 10+ Rock Pipit

South Huish:- GLOSSY IBIS ( on overflow car park pool, 09:45 - 10:45 ), 20+ Teal, 4 Knot, 2 Ruff, 3 Curlew Sandpiper, 24 Dunlin, 5 Ringed Plover, Green Sandpiper, 4 Black Tailed Godwit, 2 Stock Dove, 10+ Swallow, 10+ House Martin, 6+ Yellow Wagtail, 2 Whitethroat, Chiffchaff

Slapton:- WHITE STORK ( over )

Ivybridge:- 15 WHITE STORK ( over towards South Brent, 11:30 )

Denbury:- 12 Swallow, 25 House Martin

Lopwell Dam:- RED KITE ( over, 13:10 )

Exe Estuary:- GLOSSY IBIS

South Efford Marsh, Aveton Gifford:- GLOSSY IBIS ( 0ver, 10:55 )

Belllever Woods:- Green Woodpecker, Raven, 2 Jay, 10 Goldcrest

East Dart River, Bellever:- 2 Dipper

Whiddon Down:- Tawny Owl

Cadover:- 6 Swallow, Goldcrest, Golden Ringed Dragonfly

Plympton:- Raven, Hedgehog

Okehampton:- 2 Raven, Hedgehog

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Swallow, Chiffchaff, 3 Setaceous Hebrew Character Moth, 2 Snout, 2 Rosy Rustic, 7 Large Yellow Underwing, Brimstone, 2 Flounced Rustic, Small Wainscot, Double Striped Pug, Small Phoenix, Square Spot Rustic

22.7.20, Thurlestone Bay:- Green Sandpiper, 2 Mediterranean Gull, 6+ Rock Pipit

Okehampton:- Raven

South Huish:- 12 Dunlin, Green Woodpecker, 6 Stock Dove, 30+ Swallow, 7 House Martin, 3 Chiffchaff, Roe Deer, Hare

 

21.7.20, Modbury:- 14 Swift, 7 swallow, 8+ House Martin

Great Torrington:- 9 Swift, Swallow, 6 House Martin

Burrator:- Green Woodpecker

Sourton:- 2 Swallow

Lydford:- 4 Swift

West Charleton:- 15+ Swift

Plymstock:- 20+ Swift

West Charleton Marsh:- Whimbrel, Common Sandpiper, 50+ Dunlin

Meavy:- 30 Swift, Holly Blue

Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, Hummingbird Hawkmoth

Okehampton Castle:- 2 Hedgehog, Holly Blue

Thurlestone:- Elephant Hawkmoth, 8 Brimstone, Swallowtail, 2 Dingy Footman

 

20.7.20, South Huish:- 36 Dunlin, 2 Stock Dove, 17 Swallow, 10+ House Martin, Sedge Warbler, 2 Chiffchaff

Kingsbridge:- 5 Swift, 4 Swallow

Exminster Marshes:- GARGANEY ( in eclipse, main lagoon )

Great Torrington:- 2 Swift, 2 House Martin

Okehampton:- 2 Swift, 2 Raven, 2 Hedgehog

Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, Swallow, Chiffchaff, Comma, Small Copper

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- 7 Swallow, 2 Raven, 3 Elephant Hawkmoth, 3 Buff Tip, 7 Buff Ermine, 3 Heart & Dart, Small Rivulet, 5 Large Yellow Underwing, 3 Early Thorn, Bordered Beauty, Riband Wave, Pebble Prominent, Peppered Moth, July Highflyer, 5 Uncertain, 2 Dot Moth, 2 Single Dotted Wave, Buff Footman, Rosy Footman, 2 Common Footman, Clay, Smoky Wainscot, 4 Common Rustic, Double Square Spot, 2 Sandy Carpet, Lesser Broad Bordered Yellow Underwing, Common White Wave, Flame Shoulder, Pale Prominent

South Milton:- Weasel

Bellever:- Roe Deer, Golden Ringed Dragonfly, Cinnabar Moth

Elburton:- 3+ Painted Lady

Plymouth:- Holly Blue, Jersey Tiger Moth

 

19.7.20, Exminster Marshes:- GARGANEY ( in eclipse, main lagoon )

Mary Tavy:- 2 Swallow

Okehampton:- 2 Raven, 2 Hedgehog

St. Marychurch:- Tawny Owl, Green Woodpecker

South Efford Marsh, Aveton Gifford:- Greenshank, Kingfisher

Thurlestone Bay:- 5 Manx Shearwater,78 Balearic Shearwater, Sooty Shearwater, 3 Common Scoter, 10 Dunlin, 6 Sanderling, Ringed Plover, 5 Turnstone, 26 Mediterranean Gull, Sandwich Tern, 32 Swallow, 5 House Martin

Wembury:- 6 Dunlin, Whimbrel, 12 Mediterranean Gull, 2 Blackcap, 6 Whitethroat, 4 Chiffchaff, Grey Seal

Sidbury:- 2 House Martin, 4 Chiffchaff, Marsh Tit, Siskin, Azure Damselfly, Southern Hawker, 3+ Ringlet, 2 Comma, 4 Gatekeeper, Large Yellow Underwing

nr. Start Point:- 3 Hare

Plympton:- Jersey Tiger Moth

 

18.7.20, Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, 2 Swallow, Chiffchaff

Great Torrington:- 2 Swift, 4 House Martin

Ilsington:- 9 Crossbill, 2 Siskin

Powderham Marsh:- Wood Sandpiper, Green Sandpiper

Beesands:- 2 Common Scoter, 8 Mediterranean Gull, 2 Sandwich Tern, 6 Swift, 14 Swallow

Postbridge:- 2 Swallow, 2 House Martin

Easton Court, Chagford:- Swallow

East Dart Waterfall:- Grey Wagtail

Central Park, Plymouth:- 30+ Ringneck Parakeet

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- 2 Swallow, Blackcap, Whitethroat, 2 Fox, Privet Hawkmoth, Poplar Hawkmoth, Rosy Footman, Dot Moth, 3 Dark Arches, Buff Tip, July Highflyer, 5 Buff Ermine, 8 Common Rustic, 4 Willow Beauty, 2 Flame Shoulder, 2 Royal Mantle, Rustic, Clouded Border, 2 Barred Straw, 2 V Pug, 8 Uncertain, 5 Riband Wave, 5 Common Footman, 3 Heart & Dart, 2 Small Rivulet, Clouded Silver, 2 Pebble Prominent, Buff Arches, 3 Large Yellow Underwing, Buff Footman, Treble Brown Spot, 3 Scalloped Oak, Small Phoenix, Silver Y, Double Square Spot, Lychnis, Clay, 2 Smoky Wainscot, Marbled Minor, Marbled Green

Okehampton:- 2 Hedgehog

Cut Hill:- Golden Ringed Dragonfly

17.7.20, Great Torrington:- 4 Swift, 2 House Martin

Gidleigh:- 4 Swallow

South Huish:- 6 Swallow, 10+ House Martin, 3 Sedge Warbler

Headland Warren:- Green Woodpecker, 4 Raven

Berrynarbor:- RED KITE

Lutton:- 4 Swift, 6 Swallow

Thurlestone Bay:- 7 Mediterranean Gull

Chagford:- 3 Swift, 2  Swallow, 6 House Martin

Kingsbridge:- 3 Swift, 4 Swallow, Chiffchaff

Kingskerswell:- 11 Swift

Slapton Village:- 3 Swallow, Stock Dove, Whitethroat, Hare

Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, Hummingbird Hawkmoth

Blackaton Copse, Gidleigh:- Jay, Small Pearl Bordered Fritillary

Elburton:- Hummingbird Hawkmoth

 

16.7.20, South Efford Marsh, Aveton Gifford:- 3 CATTLE EGRET, Greenshank, 4 Common Sandpiper

Okehampton:- Swift, Raven. Hedgehog

Thurlestone Bay:- 5 Manx Shearwater, 15 Balearic Shearwater, Common Scoter, Whimbrel, Dunlin, Sanderling, 10 Mediterranean Gull, 3 Swift

South Huish:- 30 Swallow, 20 House Martin, Sedge Warbler, 3 Reed Warbler

Powderham Marsh:- Wigeon, Wood Sandpiper, Green Sandpiper ( also of interest, presumed escape Snow Goose )

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Tawny Owl, Stock Dove, 5+ Swallow, 3 House Martin, 2 Whitethroat, Chiffchaff

Noss Mayo:- 2 Green Woodpecker, 2 Comma, Small Copper

Thurlestone:- 3 Elephant Hawkmoth, 5 Dingy Footman, 3 Common Footman, 2 Rosy Footman, Drinker, Scalloped Oak, 2 Large Yellow Underwing, Fan Foot, Chinese Character, Common Emerald, 2 Swallowtail, Silver Y, Ruby Tiger, 2 Willow Beauty, 2 Bright Line Brown Eye, Dwarf Cream Wave, Double Striped Pug, Figure of Eighty, Double Lobed

Dawlish:- probable LARGE TORTOISHELL ( briefly, in private garden )

 

15.7.20, Exe Estuary:- 1+ Roseate Tern

Great Torrington:- 2 Swift

Bellever:- Green Woodpecker, 4 Jay, 2 Whinchat, 2 Goldcrest

Warren House Inn:- Swift

Moretonhampstead:- Swallow

St, Marychurch:- 6 Swift, Raven

Chagford:- Swallow

South Efford Marsh, Aveton Gifford:- 3 CATTLE EGRET

Okehampton:- 2 Raven, Hedgehog

Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, Chiffchaff, Comma

14.7.20, Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, Swallow, 2 Blackcap

Meldon:- 2 Swallow

Thurlestone Bay:- 7 Manx Shearwater, 79 Balearic Shearwater, Common Scoter, Arctic Skua, 9 Mediterranean Gull, 6 Swallow

Sourton:- Swallow

Aveton Gifford / South Efford Marsh:- Greenshank, 8 Common Sandpiper, 2 Mediterranean Gull

Kingsbridge:- 2 Swift, 2 Swallow

Broadsands:- 60 Mediterranean Gull
St. Marychurch:- Tawny Owl, Green Woodpecker, Raven

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- 4+ Swallow, House Martin, 2 Blackcap, 2 Whitethroat, 3 Goldcrest, Ringlet

Soar / Bolt Tail:- 2 Whitethroat, Small Copper, 2 Ringlet, 20+ Gatekeeper

Dartmeet:- Roe Deer

Okehampton:- Hedgehog

Thurlestone:- Elephant Hawkmoth, Poplar Hawkmoth, 2 Garden Tiger, 3 Common Footman, Rosy Footman, Dingy Footman, Purple Thorn, Smoky Wainscot, 2 Common Wainscot, Yellow Tail, Common Emerald, Large Yellow Underwing, 4 Crescent Dart, 4 Dark Arches, 3 Heart & Dart, Rustic, Garden Carpet, Small Fan Footed Wave, Riband Wave, Coronet

 

13.7.20, Rippon Tor:- Wheatear, 2 Whinchat

Starcross:- QUAIL ( nr. Tiverland Farm, heard only )

Belstone:- 3 Swift, 2 House Martin

Belstone Tor:- 5 Raven

Aveton Gifford:- Greenshank, 4 Common Sandpiper, Green Woodpecker

Denbury:- 20+ Swift

Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, 12 Swallow, Southern Hawker

South Efford Marsh, Aveton Gifford:- Greenshank, Swallow, Reed Warbler, Chiffchaff, probable Marbled White, 10 Ringlet, 10+ Gatekeeper, 4+ Small Skipper

Knack Mine Ford, Dartmoor:- Adder

Thurlestone:- 3 Elephant Hawkmoth , 6 Common Footman, Dingy Footman, Crescent Dart, Rustic, Striped Wainscot, Common Wainscot, 2 Lackey, 5 Heart & Dart, 2 Large Yellow Underwing

Okehampton:- Hedgehog

 

12.7.20, Aveton Gifford:- OSPREY, Common Sandpiper, 6+ Swallow, Raven, Grey Wagtail

St. Marychurch:- 2 Tawny Owl

Thurlestone Bay:- 7 Manx Shearwater, 3 Teal, 30 Common Scoter, 6 Mediterranean Gull, 8 Swift, 30 Swallow, House Martin, Grey Wagtail

Venford Reservoir:- 4 Crossbill, Spotted Flycatcher

Plymstock:- 4 Ring Neck Parakeet, 6 Swift

Mountbatten, Plymouth:- 4 Mediterranean Gull

Great Torrington:- 5 Swift, 2 House Martin

Okehampton:- Tawny Owl, 30 Swift, 2 Swallow, 2 Raven, Garden Warbler, 2 Hedgehog, Holly Blue, Ringlet

Beeson:- Hare

 

11.7.20, Thurlestone Bay:- 10+ Balearic Shearwater, 6+ Mediterranean Gull

South Huish:- 7 Swift, Stock Dove, 10+ House Martin, Sedge Warbler, Chiffchaff

Aveton Gifford:- Kingfisher, 6+ Swallow

Thurlestone:- Green Woodpecker, 2 Stock Dove, Blackcap ( m. )

Postbridge:- Swallow

Sticklepath:- Jay

Okehampton:- 12 Swift, 3 Swallow, 2 Raven, Hedgehog

Bellever area:- Green Woodpecker, 4 House Martin, 2 Raven, 2 Jay, Mistle Thrush, Redstart

Gara Bridge:- 3 Jay, Dipper, Silver Washed Fritillary, Gatekeeper

Great Torrington:- 2 Swift, Swallow, 2 House Martin, Hummingbird Hawkmoth

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- 3 Stock Dove, 6+ Swallow, 2 House Martin, Blackcap, 2 Whitethroat, 2 Chiffchaff, Common Lizard, 3+ Ringlet, Gatekeeper, Privet Hawkmoth, 3 Buff Tip, 5 Barred Straw, 3 Large Yellow Underwing, 14 Heart & Dart, Lesser Common Rustic, 4 Uncertain, 8 Buff Ermine, 5 Dark Arches, 8 Common Rustic, Buff Arches, 4 Bright Line Brown Eye, 2 Double Square Spot, Flame Shoulder, Garden Carpet, Mottled Beauty, July Highflyer, 2 Wormwood Pug

Exmouth:- Elephant Hawkmoth, Swallowtail, Riband Wave, 3 Cinnabar, Buff Tip, Buff Ermine, 7 Bright Line Brown Eye, Sycamore, Treble Lines, Clay, 4 Uncertain, 14 Heart & Dart, Shuttle Shaped Dart, 3 Common Rustic, Herald, Shark, Lychnis, Broad Bordered Yellow Underwing, Straw Belle, Brown Tail, Yellow Tail
 

10.7.20, Denbury:- Green Woodpecker, 7 Swallow, 11+ House Martin, Blackcap, Garden Warbler

Slapton :- Pochard ( m. ), 3 Swift, Swallow, 2 House Martin, 2 Whitethroat, 2 Reed Warbler, Reed Bunting

Thurlestone Bay:- 60+ Manx Shearwater, 100+ Balearic Shearwater, Yellow Leg Gull ( juv. ), 20 Mediterranean Gull

South Efford Marsh, Aveton Gifford:- 3 Teal, Kingfisher

Sidmouth:- 6 Swift

Cadover:- 15+ Sand Martin, Reed Bunting

Headland Warren:- Wheatear ( juv. ), 1+ Whinchat ( juv. )

Sourton:- 12 Swallow

Dartmouth:- 2 Mediterranean Gull

Stoke, nr. Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, Swallow, Raven, 2 Blackcap, 2 Chiffchaff, Wall Brown, 2 Comma

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- 7+ Swallow, 2 House Martin, 2 Blackcap, 3 Whitethroat, 2 Chiffchaff, 5 Goldcrest, 2 Common Lizard, 5+ Ringlet, Gatekeeper

Okehampton:- Hedgehog

Thurlestone:- Elephant Hawklmoth, Dark Arches, 2 Common Wainscot, Early Thorn, 3 Common Footman, Buff Footman, Smoky Wainscot, Silver Y, Flame, Small White Wave, Small Fan Footed Wave, Buff Ermine, 3 Large Yellow Underwing, 4 Heart & Dart, Birds Wing, Small Fan Foot

9.7.20, Prawle / Gara:- 6 Black Redstart

Berry Head:- Great Skua, Whitethroat

Thurlestone Bay:- 7 Manx Shearwater, Balearic Shearwater, 2 Mediterranean Gull, 3 Swift

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- 6 Swallow, House Martin, 4 Raven, Blackcap, 2 Whitethroat, Chiffchaff, Ringlet, Privet Hawkmoth

Thurlestone:- 3 Elephant Hawkmoth, Buff Ermine, Common Wave, Common Wainscot, Setaceous Hebrew Character, 2 Lackey, 10 Large Yellow Underwing, 7 Heart & Dart, Light Arches, 4 Dark Arches, Magpie, Common Footman, 3 Crescent Dart, 2 Rustic, Flame

Okehampton:- 2 Hedgehog

8.7.20, Tamar Estuary / Ernesettle:- 2 Common Sandpiper, 16 Swift, Swallow, Chiffchaff

Aveton Gifford:- Common Sandpiper, 2 Black Tailed Godwit

Thurlestone Bay:- Whimbrel

Crownhill, Plymouth:- 5 Ringneck Parakeet

Slapton:- Yellow Leg Gull ( juv. )

South Rfford Marsh, Aveton Gifford:- Marsh Harrier ( juv. )

Thurlestone:- 3 Elephant Hawkmoth, Clouded Border, Common Wainscot, Satin Wave, 2 Rustic, Swallowtail, 2 Lackey, 4 Large Yellow Underwing, 8 Heart & Dart

 

7.7.20, Seaton Marshes:- OSPREY

Smithaleigh:- 50+ Swift

Yealmpton:- 6 Swift, House Martin

Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, Chiffchaff

Aveton Gifford:- Common Sandpiper, Green Woodpecker, 4 Swallow, Grey Wagtail

South Milton Ley:- 5 Blackcap, 15 Reed Warbler, 3 Sedge Warbler, 11 Chiffchaff

Thurlestone Bay:- 1,300+ Manx Shearwater, 9 Balearic Shearwater, 2 Sooty Shearwater, Bar Tailed Godwit, 21 Mediterranean Gull, 18 Swift, 2 Swallow, 2 House Martin, 30 Bottlenose Dolphin

Great Torrington:- Swift, 3 House Martin, 2 Ringlet

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- 11 Swallow, 2 House Martin, Raven, Blackcap, 5 Whitethroat, Chiffchaff, Goldcrest, Elephant Hawkmoth, 20 Buff Ermine, 12 Dark Arches, Riband Wave, Pebble Prominent, 2 Flame, 19 Heart & Dart, 3 Double Square Spot, 11 Uncertain, 6 Common Rustic, Large Yellow Underwing, Buff Tip, Silver Y, 5 Willow Beauty, Royal Mantle, Common White Wave, Dark Sword Grass, Smoky Wainscot, Flame Shoulder, Spectacle, White Spotted Pug, Single Dotted Wave

Thurlestone:- Poplar Hawkmoth, Elephant Hawkmoth, Silver Y, 3 Heart & Dart, Large Yellow Underwing, Satin Wave, Scalloped Oak, Garden Carpet

Totnes:- Hummingbird Hawkmoth

6.7.20, Chillington:- Swift, Raven, Mistle Thrush

Stokenham:- Green Woodpecker, 3 Swallow

Slapton:- 20+ Manx Shearwater, 300+ Swift

Collaton:- 40+ Swift, 2 Swallow, Whitethroat

Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker ( juv. )

Thurlestone Bay:- 64 Manx Shearwater, 4 Balearic Shearwater, Arctic Skua, Little Gull ( 1 s. ), 26 Mediterranean Gull, Raven

Aveton Gifford:- 2 Mistle Thrush

Kingsbridge:- 6 Swift, 3 Swallow, Chiffchaff

St. Marychurch:- 2 Swift, 2 Raven, Emperor Dragonfly ( m. )

Thurlestone:- 2 Swift, 25 Swallow, 2 Heart & Dart, Clay, 2 Common Wainscot, 2 Buff Ermine

Ilsington / Haytor / Bagtor:- 2 Green Woodpecker, Swift, 5+ Swallow, 6+ House Martin, 2 Raven, Wheatear, 8 Mistle Thrush, Blackcap, 2 Whitethroat, 3 Chiffchaff, Redpoll, Ringlet, Silver Washed Fritillary

Okehampton:- House Martin, 2 Raven, Hedgehog

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- 6 Swallow, House Martin, Blackcap, Whitethroat, Chiffchaff, Goldcrest, Common Lizard, Silver Y Moth

 

5.7.20, Dawlish Warren:- 20+ Mediterranean Gull, 4 Roseate Tern ( 3, metal ringed ), Arctic Tern ( 1 s. ), 10 Common Tern, 5 Sandwich Tern ( all from hide )

Noss Mayo:- 4 Green Woodpecker

Thurlestone Bay:- 12 Manx Shearwater, 34 Balearic Shearwater, Puffin, 9 Mediterranean Gull

Great Mis Tor:- 14 Raven, Wheatear

Warren House area:- Raven, Cuckoo ( juv. ), 3 Whinchat, Willow Warbler

Headland Warren:- 3 Mistle Thrush, 4 Wheatear, Whinchat

Powder Mills, Dartmoor:- Grasshopper Warbler

St. Marychurch:- 2 Swift

nr. Crediton:- 2 Hare

4.7.20, East Portlemouth / Prawle:- 40+ Balearic Shearwater, 60+ Manx Shearwater, Sooty Shearwater, 5 Common Scoter, Great Skua, 8 Mediterranean Gull, 3 Wheatear

Noss Mayo:- Blackcap

Totnes:- Swift, 3 Swallow, Siskin

Kingsbridge:- 4 Swift, Blackcap

Dartmouth:- 2 Mediterranean Gull, Blackcap, Goldcrest

Plymstock:- 5 Ringneck Parakeet, 6+ Swift, 2 Swallow

Dawlish Warren:- 8 Swift

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Tawny Owl, 4 Swallow, Blackcap, Chiffchaff, Goldcrest, Roe Deer

 

3.7.20, Thurlestone Bay:- 3 Balearic Shearwater, 32 Mediterranean Gull

South Huish:- 3 Swift

Aveton Gifford:- 5 Siskin

Collaton:- 2 Swift

Princetown:- Cuckoo ( juv. ), 4 Mistle Thrush

Venford Reservoir:- Swallow, House Martin, Wheatear, Willow Warbler, Goldcrest, Crossbill, Siskin

Thurlestone:- Scarce Footman

 

2.7.20, Thurlestone Bay:- 13 Balearic Shearwater, 4 Common Scoter, 44 Mediterranean Gull

Bratton Fleming:- RED KITE ( over S., 10:50 )

Beesands:- 5 Mediterranean Gull, 50+ Swift

Bellever:- Green Woodpecker, Jay, Crossbill

Sticklepath:- 3 Swallow

Sidmouth:- Swift

Postbridge:- 5 Swallow

Kingsbridge:- Swift, Blackcap

Modbury:- Swallow, 4 House Martin

Noss Mayo:- Swallow, 3 House Martin

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Tawny Owl, 8+ Swallow, 2 House Martin, 2 Blackcap, 3 Whitethroat, Chiffchaff, 5+ Goldcrest, Privet Hawkmoth, Buff Tip, 5 Flame, 4 Riband Wave, Phoenix, Silver Y, 15 Double Square Spot, 27 Heart & Dart, 11 Buff Ermine, Lackey, 2 Common Carpet, 14 Large Yellow Underwing, 2 Scalloped Oak, 14 Dark Arches, Blood Vein, 8 Uncertain, 3 Flame Shoulder, Ingrailed Clay, Dot Moth, Brimstone, Snout, 2 Clay, 2 Royal Mantle, Smoky Wainscot, Clouded Silver, Bright Line Brown Eye, Willow Beauty, Sharp Angled Peacock, 2 Buff Arches, Lesser Common Rustic, 9 Common Rustic, 2 Rufous Minor, 3 Grey Pug

Okehampton:- Hedgehog

 

1.7.20, Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, Stock Dove, Swallow, Blackcap, Chiffchaff

Thurlestone Bay:- 12 Manx Shearwater, 9 Balearic Shearwater, 30 Mediterranean Gull

South Huish:- 8 Swallow, 20 House Martin, Blackcap, 2 Sedge Warbler, 2 Whitethroat, Chiffchaff

Aveton Gifford:- Mediterranean Gull ( ad. ), 2 Sand Martin, Grey Wagtail, Spotted Flycatcher

Sidford:- Swift

Thurlestone:- Green Woodpecker, 6 Swift, 8 Swallow, Blackcap, Reed Warbler, Chiffchaff, Dot Moth, Crescent, 5 Large Yellow Underwing, 18 Heart & Dart, Slender Pug, Uncertain

 

30.6.20, East Hill, Okehampton:- Swift, Redstart

Noss Mayo:- Swallow, 2 House Martin

Beesands:- 2 Mediterranean Gull, Green Woodpecker

Kingsbridge:- 4 Swift, Blackcap, Chiffchaff

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- 2 Tawny Owl, 4 Swift, 20+ Swallow, House Martin, Blackcap, 2 Whitethroat, Chiffchaff, 2 Goldcrest

Okehampton:- 2 Swift

Sidford:- Swift

 

29.6.20, Denbury:- 9 Swallow, 11 House Martin, Whitethroat, Chiffchaff

Kingsbrigde:- 2 Swift, Blackcap ( f. / juv. )

Chagford:- 5 Swift ( Sandy Park )

Thurlestone Bay:- 3 Mediterranean Gull ( ad. ), Wheatear ( juv. )

Lustleigh:- Green Woodpecker ( Kelly Cross )

Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, 2 Raven

Easton Court:- Swallow

Lustleigh Village:- 6 House Martin

South Huish:- Mediterranean Gull ( ad., s/pl. )

Manadon, Plymouth:- Ringneck Parakeet

Okehampton:- Raven

Thurlestone:- Garden Tiger Moth, 2 Crescent Dart, Dark Arches, Lunar Thorn, Large Yellow Underwing, Common Wainscot, 2 Bright Line Brown Eye, 20 Heart & Dart

Lustleigh:- Marbled White ( Hisley Wood )

28.6.20, Plym Estuary / Saltram:- Greenshank, 2 Mediterranean Gull, Ringneck Parakeet, 6 Swift, 20+ House Martin, Blackcap, Chiffchaff

Saltern Cove, Three Beaches:- Common Sandpiper

Thurlestone Bay:- 25 Manx Shearwater, 4 Balearic Shearwater, Storm Petrel, Mediterranean Gull

Slapton:- 2 Mediterranean Gull

Plymstock:- 5 Ringneck Parakeet, 4 Swift, Swallow, Blackcap, Chiffchaff

Okehampton:- Jay, Hedgehog

Ashburton:- Blackcap, Hummingbird Hawkmoth

Paignton:- Scarlet Tiger Moth

 

27.6.20, Thurlestone Bay:- 142 Manx Shearwater, 15+ Balearic Shearwater, 7 Common Scoter, Turnstone, 14 Mediterranean Gull

Salcombe:- 2 Mediterranean Gull

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Tawny Owl, 10+ Swallow, 2 House Martin, 2 Blackcap, Chiffchaff, 4 Goldcrest

Gara Bridge:- House Martin, 2 Dipper, Grey Wagtail, Blackcap, 2 Chiffchaff, Marsh Tit

Totnes:- 3 Swift, Swallow, Stoat

nr. Lydcott:- 20+ Red Deer

Noss Mayo:- 2 Blackcap, 2 Chiffchaff, Hummingbird Hawkmoth, Garden Tiger

 

26.6.20, Kingsbridge:- 14 Swift

Okehampton:- Raven

Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker

Sheepstor Village:- 4 Swallow, 6+ House Martin, Grey Wagtail

Burrator:- Green Woodpecker, 5 Mistle Thrush, Dipper, 3 Redstart, Tree Pipit, 4+ Blackcap, Garden Warbler, Chiffchaff, Willow Warbler, Goldcrest

Soar / Bolt Head:- 8 Swift, 5+ Dark Green Fritillary, Ringlet, 2 Small Copper, Gatekeeper, 2 Grayling

St. Marychurch:- 3 Swift, Hummingbird Hawkmoth

Thurlestone:- Elephant Hawkmoth, 2 Privet Hawkmoth, Eyed Hawkmoth, Striped Wainscot, Common Wainscot, 2 Satin Wave, Riband Wave, Buff Tip, 16 Large Yellow Underwing, 18 Heart & Dart, Heart & Club, 9 Flame, Poplar Grey, Buff Ermine, Rustic, Broad Barred White, Crescent Dart, 4 Dark Arches, Burnished Brass

25.6.20, St. Marychurch:- Tawny Owl, 2 Swift

Great Torrington:- 15 Swift

Okehampton:- 3 Swift, Swallow. Hedgehog

Meldon:- Swallow

Lewdown:- Swallow, 2 House Martin

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- 20+ Swallow, House Martin, Blackcap, Chiffchaff, Goldcrest, Silver Y Moth

Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, Swallow, Jay, Blackcap, Small Copper, Garden Tiger Moth

Rippon Tor:- 2 Mistle Thrush, 3 Wheatear ( juv. ), 2 Whinchat, Hummingbird Hawkmoth

24.6.20, Modbury:- 6 Swift, 12 House Martin, Blackcap

Yealmpton:- Whitethroat

Great Torrington:- 3 Swift, Swallow, 2 House Martin

Sidmouth:- 1+ Swift

Okehampton:- 5 Swift, Swallow, Hedgehog

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Tawny Owl, Stock Dove, 12+ Swallow, 2 House Martin, 2 Blackcap, 3 Whitethroat, Chiffchaff

Dolton:- 3 Swift, 4 Swallow, 2 Hare, Hummingbird Hawkmoth, Golden Ringed Dragonfly

Soar:- 2 Swallow, 2 Whitethroat, 3+ Small Copper, 10+ Dark Green Fritillary, 2 Marbled White, Grayling, 2 Ringlet

Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, Southern Hawker, Garden Tiger Moth

 

23.6.20, Chillington:- Swift, 2 Stock Dove, 4 Swallow

Slapton Village:- 9 Stock Dove, Raven, 3 Whitethroat

Hatch Bridge:- Grey Wagtail, Chiffchaff, Spotted Flycatcher

Woodleigh:- 3 Stock Dove, 5 Swallow, Whitethroat

Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, Swallow, Jay, Blackcap, Chiffchaff

Okehampton:- Raven, Hedgehog

Peter Tavy:- 2 Swallow

Huckwood Tor:- Green Woodpecker

Mary Tavy:- 3 Swallow

Feather Tor:- Reed Bunting ( m. )

Bridestowe:- 2 Swallow

River Bovey:- Grey Wagtail

St. Marychurch:- 2 Swift

Thurlestone Bay:- Manx Shearwater, 10 Common Scoter, 2 Mediteranean Gull, Grey Wagtail ( juv. )

South Huish:- 3 Raven

South Milton Ley:- 3 Blackcap, 4 Sedge Warbler, 5 Reed Warbler, 4 Chiffchaff, Reed Bunting

Beesands:- 2 Whimbrel ( over )

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Swift, 3 Stock Dove, 20+ Swallow, House Martin, Blackcap, 2 Whitethroat, Chiffchaff, Lobster Moth, 3 Buff Tip, 10 Large Yellow Underwing, 33 Heart & Dart, 4 Riband Wave, 2 Barred Straw, 2 Blood Vein, Small Angle Shades, 5 Dark Arches, 10 Buff Ermine, Peach Blossom, Sharp Angled Peacock, 4 Ingrailed Clay, 10 Flame, 2 Flame Shoulder, Setaceous Hebrew Character, White Ermine, 4 Uncertain, 7 Double Square Spot, Single Dotted Wave, 2 Smoky Wainscot, 2 Clay, Grey Pug, Brindled Pug

Slapton:- Mediterranean Gull, Otter ( Torcross )

Denbury:- Hare

Newton Ferrers:- Comma

Aveton Gifford:- 2 Scarlet Tiger Moth

Thurlestone:- Elephant Hawkmoth, 3 Dark Arches, 10 Large Yellow Underwing, 10 Heart & Dart, Silver Y, 3 Buff Ermine, Buff Tip, Pale Tussock, Common Swift, Common Wave

22.6.20, Noss Mayo:- Green Wodpecker, Swallow, Raven, 2 Jay

Thurlestone Bay:- 4 Mediterranean Gull

nr. Lydford:- RED KITE ( over N. )

Okehampton:- Jay

Lustleigh:- Swallow

St. Marychurch:- 2 Swift, 4 House Martin

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Swift, Stock Dove, 15+ Swallow, 2 Blackcap, Whitethroat, 2 Chiffchaff, Goldcrest

Princetown:- 6 Mistle Thrush, 2 Wheatear, Willow Warbler

Headland Warren:- Green Woodpecker, Reed Bunting ( m )

Sidbury:- 7 Swallow, 4 House Martin, Blackcap, 2 Whitethroat, 3  Chiffchaff, Ringlet, 2 Azure Damselfly, Yellow Shell

Newton Ferrers:- House Martin, 2 Raven, Scarlet Tiger Moth

Manaton:- Roe Deer

Thurlestone:- 5 Large Yellow Underwing, Dark Arches, 3 Swallowtail, 4 Heart & Dart, Flame Shoulder

21.6.20, Okehampton:- Jay

Kingsbridge:- 3+ Swift

Noss Mayo:- Jay

Thurlestone Bay:- 4 Mediterranean Gull, 4 Swift

Aveton Gifford:- Green Sandpiper ( North Marsh ), 15 Swift

Hatch Bridge:- Green Sandpiper, 35 Swift, 15 Sand Martin, Grey Wagtail, 2 Blackcap

Central Park, Plymouth:- 40+ Ringneck Parakeet

Watkins Wood, Woodleigh:- 2 Blackcap, 2 Chiffchaff, Willow Warbler, 3+ Ringlet

Sidbury:- 3 Swallow, 12 House Martin, Blackcap, 4 Whitethroat, 5 Chiffchaff, 2 Siskin, Large Skipper

Exeter Cathedral:- Hummingbird Hawkmoth

20.6.20, Kingsbridge:- 5 Swift

Bowcombe Creek:- Kingfisher, 3 Stock Dove, Raven, Mistle Thrush, 2 Blackcap

Slapton:- 12+ Manx Shearwater, 7 Common Scoter, Great Skua

Slapton Village:- 4 Stock Dove, 3 Swallow, 5 Whitethroat

Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, 6 House Martin, 3 Raven

Newton Abbot:- Green Woodpecker, 3 Chiffchaff

Chagford:- Garden Warbler

Yarner Woods:- Green Woodpecker, Raven, Grey Wagtail, Redstart, Blackcap, Chiffchaff, Pied Flycatcher, Goldcrest, Siskin

Trendlebeare:- Nightjar, Garden Warbler, Willow Warbler

Denbury Down:- 16 Swift

Okehampton:- Jay, Hedgehog

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- 5 Stock Dove, 2 Swift,  20+ Swallow, 2 House Martin, Blackcap, Whitethroat, 2 Chiffchaff, Roe Deer

Thurlestone:- Small Elephant Hawkmoth, 3 Elephant Hawkmoth, 5 Dark Arches, 3 Brimstone Moth, 10 Heart & Dart, 6 Large Yellow Underwing, 2 Flame, Silver Y, Common Wainscot. White Ermine, Snout, Gardfen Carpet

 

19.6.20, Kingsbridge:- 4 Swift, Blackcap, Chiffchaff

Thurlestone Bay:- 15 Manx Shearwater, 10 Common Scoter

Haytor:- 7 Wheatear

Dartmeet:- 4 Swallow, Spotted Flycatcher

Challacombe:- 6 Swallow, 5 House Martin, 3 Redstart, Grey Wagtail, Blackcap, Chiffchaff, Willow Warbler, Spotted Flycatcher, 3 Siskin, 2 Redpoll

Headland Warren:- 3 Wheatear, 2 Whinchat

Bennetts Cross:- 2 Cuckoo, Whinchat

 

18.6.20, Modbury:- 2 Swift, 2 Swallow, 8 House Martin

Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, 4 House Martin

South Huish:- 2 Swift, 7 Swallow, 20 House Martin, Grey Wagtail, Sedge Warbler

Deancombe:- Cuckoo

Okehampton:- 2 Raven

Meavy:- 5 House Martin

Mountbatten, Plymouth:- Mediterranean Gull

Thurlestone:- Elephant Hawkmoth, 2 Privet Hawkmoth, 2 Peppered Moth, 3 Dark Arches, 11 Large Yellow Underwing, 2 Buff Ermine, Snout, Brimstone Moth, Buff Tip, 14 Heart & Dart, Magpie Moth, Green Pug

 

17.6.20, Plymstock:- 2 Ringneck Parakeet, 5 Swift

St. Marychurch:- Tawny Owl

Slapton Village:- 6+ Stock Dove, 4 Raven, 3 Whitethroat

Bratton Fleming:- 5 Swallow, 3 House Martin

Kingsbridge:- 5 Swift, Blackcap

Burrator area:- Green Woodpecker, 2 Cuckoo, Dipper, 5+ Mistle Thrush, Grey Wagtail, 2 Tree Pipit, 4 Redstart, 4+ Blackcap, 6 Chiffchaff, 3 Willow Warbler, Goldcrest, 6+ Crossbill

South Allington:- 20+ Swallow, 3 Spotted Flycatcher

Okehampton:- 2 Raven, Hedgehog

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Stock Dove, 7 Swallow, 2 House Martin, 2 Blackcap, 3 Whitethroat, Chiffchaff, Goldcrest, 5 Elephant Hawkmoth, 2 Clouded Border, Buff Tip, 12 Buff Ermine, 4 Barred Straw, Small Rivulet, Common Marbled Carpet, 20 Large Yellow Underwing, 4 Sharp Angled Peacock, Small Fan Foot, 5 Willow Beauty, 3 Clouded Silver, Common Carpet, 36 Heart & Dart, Riband Wave, 5 Snout, Peach Blossom, 2 Mottled Beauty, White Spotted Pug, Dusky Brocade, 3 Uncertain, 10 Flame, 14 Dark Arches, Light Emerald, Smoky Wainscot, 6 Ingrailed Clay, Green Pug, 6 Marbled Minor, White Ermine, 4 Flame Shoulder, Treble Lines, Lychnis, 4 Double Square Spot, 2 Common Wainscot, 2 Dot Moth, Small Angle Shades, Common Rustic, Lackey, Royal Mantle, Lime Speck Pug, Mottled Pug

Thurlestone:- Elephant Hawkmoth, Poplar Hawkmoth, Privet Hawkmoth, 4 Buff Ermine, 2 White Ermine, 8 Large Yellow Underwing, Angle Shades, Peppered Moth, Dot Moth, Willow Beauty, 6 Heart & Dart, Marbled Minor, Common Wave, Flame, Sandy Carpet, Light Arches

 

16.6.20, Plymstock:- 5 Ringneck Parakeet, 3 Swallow, Blackcap, Chiffchaff

Buckland Valley, nr. Thurlestone:- Swift, Swallow, House Martin, Blackcap

Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker

Netton:- 5 Swallow, House Martin, Whitethroat

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- 4 Swallow, House Martin, 2 Blackcap, 2 Whitethroat, 6 Chiffchaff, Goldcrest, Ruddy Carpet Moth, Common Rustic

Bellever Wood:- Green Woodpecker, Roe Deer

Postbridge:- Marsh Harrier, Green Woodpecker, 5 Small Heath, Beautiful Demoiselle, 20 Chimney Sweeper Moth

Barnstaple:- 2 Hummingbird Hawkmoth

Thurlestone:- 3 Elephant Hawkmoth, 8 Large Yellow Underwing, Treble Lines, 6 Heart & Dart, Dark Arches, Brimstone, Buff Ermine

 

15.6.20, Slapton Village:- 4 Stock Dove, Raven, 3 Mistle Thrush, 2 Whitethroat

Elburton:- 7+ Swift

Slapton:- 20+ Tufted Duck, 6 Gadwall, Sandwich Tern, Stock Dove, 20+ Swift, Swallow, House Martin, Grey Wagtail, 3 Blackcap, 8+ Reed Warbler, 6+ Whitethroat, 4 Chiffchaff, Reed Bunting

Kingsbridge:- 4 Swift

Thurlestone Bay:- 2 Manx Shearwater

South Huish:- Gadwall, 4 Swift, Blackcap, 2 Chiffchaff

Okehampton:- 2 Tawny Owl ( juv. ), 2 Raven, Garden Warbler

Moretonhampstead:- Swallow

Bellever Youth Hostel:- Cuckoo, 4 Swallow, 2 House Martin

Bellever Woods:- Green Woodpecker

Laughter Hole:- Cuckoo

Hemsworthy Gate area:- 3 Cuckoo, 5 Wheatear, 2 Whinchat, 2 Chiffchaff, 2 Willow Warbler

Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker

Heathfield:- 4+ Nightjar

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- 6 Swallow, 2 House Martin, 3 Blackcap, 2 Whitethroat, 2 Chiffchaff, Elephant Hawkmoth, Privet Hawkmoth, 11 Buff Ermine, Mottled Beauty, 12 Large Yellow Underwing, 52 Heart & Dart, 2 Flame Shoulder, 2 Common Marbled Carpet, 4 Flame, 2 Treble Lines, Barred Straw, 3 Pale Tussock, 2 Dark Arches, 7 Double Square Spot, 11 Ingrailed Clay, 2 Green Arches, 6 Buff Tip, Sharp Angled Peacock, 2 White Ermine, Burnished Brass, Fan Foot, Brown Rustic, 4 Uncertain, Purple Clay, Riband Wave, Netted Pug, Marbled Minor

Thurlestone:- Privet Hawkmoth, Poplar Hawkmoth, Brimstone, 6 Buff Ermine, 3 White Ermine, 3 Large Yellow Underwing, Dark Arches, 8 Heart & Dart, 2 Smoky Wainscot, Flame, Shuttle Shaped Dart, Least Minor

14.6.20, Noss Mayo:- 2+ Green Woodpecker

Ernesettle / Tamar Estuary:- Swift, 5 Swallow, Blackcap, 4 Chiffchaff

Mountbatten, Plymouth:- Mediterranean Gull

Denbury:- 9 Swallow, 13 House Martin, 3 Blackcap, 2 Garden Warbler, 2 Chiffchaff

Cadover:- 4 Wheatear

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- 2+ Tawny Owl, 6 Stock Dove, Raven, 5 Swallow, 2 House Martin, Blackcap, Whitethroat, 4 Chiffchaff, Goldcrest

Okehampton:- 2 Raven, Jay

Sidbury:- 6 Swallow, 4 House Martin, 2 Blackcap, 3 Whitethroat, 2 Chiffchaff, Goldcrest, 2 Azure Damselfly, 2 Emperor Dragonfly

Totnes:- 3 Swift, 2 Siskin, Stoat

Ilsington / Ramshorn Down:- Green Woodpecker, Swift, 2 House Martin, 2 Raven, Mistle Thrush, Grey Wagtail, 3 Blackcap, 2 Garden Warbler, 5 Chiffchaff, 2+ Goldcrest, Siskin, Roe Deer

Barnstaple:- Hummingbird Hawkmoth

13.6.20, Thurlestone Bay:- 211 Manx Shearwater, Puffin, Whimbrel, Swift

Aveton Gifford:- Reed Warbler

Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, 2 Blackcap, Chiffchaff

Great Torrington:- 5 Swift, Swallow, 2 House Martin

Princetown:- 2 Cuckoo, Swallow, Mistle Thrush

Sidbury:- 12 House Martin

Barnstaple:- Hummingbird Hawkmoth

 

12.6.20, Elburton:- 3+ Swift

Thurlestone Bay:- 5 Common Scoter, 4 Sandwich Tern

Central Park, Plymouth:- 30+ Ringneck Parakeet

Mountbatten, Plymouth:- Mediterranean Gull, 6+ Rock Pipit

Noss Mayo:- 5 Swallow

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Tawny Owl, 2 Swift, 4 Swallow, Blackcap, Whitethroat, Chiffchaff

Hopes Nose:- 135 Manx Shearwater, Great Skua, 7 Mediterranean Gull (  ad., 2 1s. )

Denbury:- 7 Swallow, 12 House Martin, Mistle Thrush, 2 Blackcap, Garden Warbler, Whitethroat, 2 Chiffchaff

 

11.6.20, Elburton:- 12+ Swift

Thurlestone Bay:- 32 Manx Shearwater, 7 Swift

Noss Mayo:- 2 Green Woodpecker, 2 Swallow

Okehampton:- 2 Raven

Shaugh Prior:- Cuckoo

Burrator:- Dipper, Grey Wagtail, 3 Redstart, 2 Garden Warbler, 5+ Chiffchaff

Sheepstor Village:- Green Woodpecker, 3 Mistle Thrush

Aveton Gifford:- Greenshank, Kingfisher

Exeter:- of interest Stag Beetle sp. County Hall

 

10.6.20, Kingsbridge:- 4 Swift, 3 Swallow, Blackcap ( m. )

Brixton:- Swift

Denbury:- 7 Swallow, 6 House Martin, Mistle Thrush, 2 Blackcap, Garden Warbler, Whitethroat, 2 Chiffchaff

River Bovey, Chagford:- 2 Cuckoo, Whitethroat

Okehampton:- 2 Swift, 4 Raven, Jay

Bellever:- Green Woodpecker, 2 Swallow, Jay, Raven, Mistle Thrush, 5 Goldcrest

Sidbury:- 3 Swallow, 12 House Martin, 2 Blackcap, Whitethroat, 3 Chiffchaff, Goldcrest

Thurlestone:- 5 Swift, 17 Swallow, 2 Blackcap, Sedge Warbler, Chiffchaff, 3 Privet Hawkmoth, Common White Wave, 2 Common Wainscot, 15 Heart & Dart, Treble Lines, 6 Large Yellow Underwing, Beautiful Carpet, Spectacle, Buff Ermine, White Ermine, 2 Dark Arches, Uncertain, 2 Vines Rustic

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- 5 Swallow, House Martin, Blackcap, Whitethroat, 3 Chiffchaff, Roe Deer, 2 Elephant Hawkmoth, 7 Buff Ermine, 4 Mottled Beauty, 5 Large Yellow Underwing, 38 Heart & Dart, 7 Flame Shoulder, 4 Common Marbled Carpet, Dark Marbled Carpet, 2 Flame, 11 Treble Lines, 3 Barred Straw, Pale Tussock, 5 Dark Arches, 3 Double Square Spot, 6 Ingrailed Clay, Green Carpet, Clouded Border, Setaceous Hebrew Character, Middle Barred Minor, Spectacle, 3 Brown Rustic, White Ermine, Purple Bar, 2 Purple Clay, Brown Silver Line, 2 Snout, Willow Beauty, Dark Sword Grass, Grey Dagger, 2 White Spotted Pug, Dusky Brocade, 2 Grey Pug

Totnes:- Stoat, Hummingbird Hawkmoth

 

9.6.20, Widecombe:- 2 Cuckoo

Rippon Tor area:- 10+ Wheatear, 2 Willow Warbler

Seaton:- ROSE COLOURED STARLING ( Eyewell Green )

Grenofen Bridge:- Green Woodpecker

Noss Mayo:- 3 Swallow

Thurlestone Bay:- 7 Common Scoter, Raven, 8 Rock Pipit

Plymouth Hoe:- Mediterranean Gull

Crownhill, Plymouth:- 5+ Ringneck Parakeet, Blackcap

Trendlebeare:- Nightjar

Challacombe Farm:- 2 Redstart, Spotted Flycatcher

Sidbury:- 4 Swallow, 14 House Martin, 2 Blackcap, Whitethroat, 4 Chiffchaff, Goldcrest, Siskin, Emperor Dragonfly, Briight Line Brown Eye Moth

Okehampton:- Roe Deer, Hedgehog

Double Waters:- Beautiful Demoiselle

Plympton:- Hummingbird Hawkmoth

Thurlestone:- Privet Hawkmoth, Rivulet, Treble Lines, 6 Heart & Dart, Garden Carpet, 2 Large Yellow Underwing

8.6.20, Seaton:- ROSE COLOURED STARLING ( Eyewell Green )

Slapton:- Gadwall, Tufted Duck, 40+ Swift, 8 Swallow, 3 House Martin, Jay, 2 Blackcap, 20+ Reed Warbler, 10+ Whitethroat, Reed Bunting

Slapton Village:- 5 Stock Dove, 2 Raven, Whitethroat

Okehampton:- Tawny Owl, Swallow, 4 Raven

Meldon:- Swallow

Lopwell Dam:- 2 Swallow, 30 House Martin

Meavy:- 2 Swallow

Thurlestone Bay:- 75 Manx Shearwater, Balearic Shearwater, 6 Common Scoter, 5 Sanderling,  Puffin

South Huish:- 6 Swift, 20 House Martin

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Tawny Owl, 4 Swallow, Blackcap, 3 Whitethroat, Chiffchaff, Goldcrest, Brimstone Moth, Clouded Border, 34 Heart & Dart, 3 Flame Shoulder, Setaceous Hebrew Character, Large Yellow Underwing, 5 Ingrailed Clay, 3 Mottled Beauty, Flame, 4 Pale Tussock, 2 Uncertain, 2 White Ermine, Treble Lines, 2 Buff Ermine, Barred Straw, Spectacle, 2 Clouded Silver, Purple Clay, Buff Tip, Brimstone, Sharp Angled Peacock, 2 Silver Ground Carpet, Common Marbled Carpet, Common Carpet, Rivulet, Lychnis, Shears, 2 Green Arches, 2 Double Square Spot, Brown Silver Line, Grey Pug

7.6.20, Yelverton:- Ringneck Parakeet

Bickleigh Bridge, River Plym:- 3 Mandarin

Seaton:- 2 ROSE COLOURED STARLING ( Eyewell Green )

Okehampton:- 4 Raven, Blackcap ( f. ), Hedgehog

Gutter Tor:- 2 Raven, 4 Wheatear

Sheepstor Village:- 5+ House Martin, 2 Mistle Thrush

Newbuildings, nr. Crediton:- RED KITE

Sidbury:- Swallow, 2 House Martin, 2 Blackcap, 4 Whitethroat, 2 Chiffchaff, Siskin, Azure Damselfly, Emperor Dragonfly, Large Skipper

Noss Mayo:- Hedgehog

6.6.20, Thurlestone Bay:- 19 Manx Shearwater, 2 Mediterranean Gull, Hobby

Seaton:- 2 ROSE COLOURED STARLING ( Eyewell Green )

Plympton:- Grey Wagtail, 3 Siskin

Noss Mayo:- 3 House Martin

Torquay:- 2 Purple Sandpiper ( Haldon Quay )

Sidbury:- 2 Swallow, 4 House Martin, Blackcap, 2 Whitethroat, 4 Chiffchaff, Magpie Moth ( caterpillar )

Beeson:- 2 Hare

 

5.6.20, Venford Reservoir:- 2 Blackcap, Chiffchaff, Spotted Flycatcher, 4+ Crossbill, 6+ Siskin

North Molton:- RED KITE ( 11:00, over )

Plymstock:- 2 Ringneck Parakeet, 6+ Swift, Blackcap, Chiffchaff

Loddiswell:- Spotted Flycatcher

Thurlestone Bay:- 7 Dunlin, 20 Sanderling

Okehampton:- Raven, Hedgehog

Sidbury:- Swallow, 4 House Martin, Grey Wagtail, 3 Whitethroat, 4 Chiffchaff, 2 Goldcrest, Siskin, 4 Azure Damselfly

Bullaton, Trenchford Reservoir:- 6 Fallow Deer

 

4.6.20, Thurlestone Bay:- Great Northern Diver, 10 Sanderling, 4 Dunlin, 3 Ringed Plover

South Huish:- 15 House Martin, Sand Martin, 5 Whitethroat, Sedge Warbler

Sidbury:- Swallow, 4 House Martin, 3 Whitethroat, Chiffchaff, 2 Goldcrest, Magpie Moth ( caterpillar )

Okehampton:- 2 Raven, Hedgehog

Sheepstor area:- Stock Dove, 3 Raven, 3 Redstart, Blackcap, Chimney Sweeper Moth

Thurlestone:- Eyed Hawkmoth, Elephant Hawkmoth, 8 Heart & Dart, 5 Treble Lines, 2 Uncertain, 2 Buff Ermine, White Ermine, Marbled Minor, Middle Barred Minor, Light Emerald, Coronet, Clouded Silver, Large Yellow Underwing, Garden Carpet, Common Wainscot, Barred Straw

 

3.6.20, Okehampton:- 5 Swift, 4 House Martin

East Prawle:- probable ROSE COLOURED STARLING ( very briefly nr. pond )

Shaugh Prior:- Cuckoo

Gara Bridge:- 2 Dipper, Marsh Tit

Princetown:- Cuckoo, 5 Mistle Thrush

Sidbury:- 4+ Swallow, 20 House Martin, Blackcap, 4 Whitethroat, 2 Chiffchaff, Goldcrest, 3 Siskin

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- 10+ Stock Dove, 4 Swallow, Blackcap, 7 Whitethroat, 5 Chiffchaff, 2 Elephant Hawkmoth, 2 Poplar Hawkmoth, 6 Buff Ermine, 3 Silver Ground Carpet, 4 Pale Tussock, 3 Willow Beauty, 3 Clouded Border, 8 Clouded Silver, 12 Sharp Angled Peacock, 5 Common Carpet, 7 Mottled Beauty, Green Silver Lines, Common White Wave, 7 Middle Barred Minor, 2 Buff Tip, 2 Scorched Wing, 9 White Ermine, 9 Green Carpet, 8 Common Marbled Carpet, Brimstone, Scalloped Hazel, 2 Garden Carpet, 4 Barred Straw, 2 Dark Arches, Common Wainscot, Small Angle Shades, 2 Large Yellow Underwing, 6 Treble Bar, 2 Flame Shoulder, 3 Uncertain, 2 Flame, Double Square Spot, Purple Clay, Knot Grass, 2 Mottled Rustic, Pale Mottled Willow, Setaceous Hebrew Character, 79 Heart & Dart, Chinese Character, 4 Marbled Minor, Brown Rustic, 6 Ingrailed Clay, Small Square Spot, 4 White Spotted Pug, Triple Spotted Pug, Brindled Pug, Grey Pug

Thurlestone:- Peppered Moth, 10 Heart & Dart, 8 Treble Lines, 2 White Ermine, 2 Buff Ermine, Blood Vein, Common Wainscott, Vines Rustic, Buff Tip, Clouded Silver, Flame, Double Square Spot, Silver Ground Carpet, Knot Grass, Spruce Carpet

 

2.6.20, Okehampton:- 2 Tawny Owl, Raven, Hedgehog

River Lyd, High Down:- Dipper

Brat Tor:- Cuckoo

Bratton Fleming:- RED KITE

Thurlestone Bay:- 5 Swift

Doe Tor area:- Cuckoo, Raven, Grey Wagtail, 6 Wheatear

Lydford High Down:- 5 Raven

Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, Swallow, 2 Blackcap

Great Links Tor:- 2 Raven

Aveton Gifford:- Kingfisher, 2 Swift, Mistle Thrush, Grey Wagtail, Spotted Flycatcher

South Milton Ley:- 2 Blackcap, 7 Sedge Warbler, 13 Reed Warbler, 3 Chiffchaff, Reed Bunting

St. Marychurch:- Tawny Owl

Sidbury:- 8 Swallow, 4 House Martin, Dipper, 3 Blackcap, 4 Whitethroat, 8 Chiffchaff, Goldcrest, Siskin, Beautiful Demoiselle, 12 Azure Damselfly, 4 Blue Tailed Damselfly, 2 Emperor Dragonfly

Rattlebrook, Bleak House:- 2 Wheatear, Golden Ringed Dragonfly

 

1.6.20, Okehampton:- Tawny Owl, 5 Swift, 2 Raven

Tavistock:- RED KITE

Pil Tor / Top Tor area:- Green Woodpecker, 2 Cuckoo, 6 Wheatear, Whinchat, Whitethroat, 5 Willow Warbler

Thurlestone:- 5 Swift, 8 Swallow, 2 Blackcap, Sedge Warbler

South Huish:- Swift, 8 Swallow, 30 House Martin, 7 Whitethroat, 2 Sedge Warbler

South Milton Ley:- 5 Blackcap, Whitethroat, Sedge Warbler, Reed Warbler, 5 Chiffchaff, Goldcrest, 2 Reed Bunting

Aveton Gifford:- Jay, Spotted Flycatcher

Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, 2 Blackcap, 2 Chiffchaff

Postbridge:- Swallow

Bellever:- Cuckoo

Laughter Hole:- Cuckoo, 2 Marsh Fritillary, 2 Beautiful Demoiselle

Sidbury:- 4 Swallow, 5 House Martin, 3 Blackcap, 4 Whitethroat, 3 Chiffchaff, 6 Azure Damselfly, 2 Blue Tailed Damselfly, 2 Emperor Dragonfly

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- 5 Swallow, House Martin, 2 Blackcap, 6 Whitethroat, 2 Chiffchaff, Elephant Hawkmoth, Poplar Hawkmoth, Peppered Moth, 18 Heart & Dart, 3 Buff Tip, 7 Treble Lines, 4 Common Marbled Carpet, 8 Flame Shoulder, 5 White Ermine, 5 Buff Ermine, 5 Pale Tussock, Flame, 2 Green Carpet, Small Angle Shades, Common Wainscot, 3 Brown Rustic, Green Arches, Spectacle, 2 Silver Ground Carpet, Scorched Wing, Snout, Coronet, Dark Arches, 2 Mottled Beauty, Marbled Minor, Shears, Brindled Pug, Straw Dot, 2 Ingrailed Clay

 

31.5.20, Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, 2 Swallow, 2 Raven, 2 Blackcap

Beer Head:-BLYTH'S REED WARBLER ( m., previously identified as Marsh Warbler )

Kingsbridge:- 9 Swift, 5 Swallow, 2 House Martin, Blackcap ( m. )

Haytor:- Cuckoo, Wheatear

Okehampton:- 2 Raven, 2 Hedgehog

Ilsington:- Green Woodpecker, Swift, 10+ Swallow, 2 House Martin, 2 Siskin, Broad Bodied Chaser

Sidbury:- 3 Swallow, 12 House Martin, 3 Blackcap, 3 Whitethroat, 3 Chiffchaff, 7 Azure Damselfly, 2 Large Red Damselfly, 3 Emperor Dragonfly

 

30.5.20, Blaxton Meadow, Saltram:- RED KITE ( 12:30 )

Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, 2 Swift, Swallow, 2 House Martin, 2 Raven

Tipton St. John:- MARSH WARBLER ( m., singing 100m N. of bridge on R. Otter )

South Milton Ley:- Cuckoo

Lydford:- Garden Warbler

Kingsbridge:- 3 Swift, Blackcap, Chiffchaff

Plymstock:- 4 Swift

Sousons:- Green Woodpecker, Cuckoo, 3 Redstart, 1+ Tree Pipit, Blackcap, Whitethroat, 4+ Chiffchaff, 6+ Willow Warbler, Goldcrest, 10+ Crossbill, 2+ Siskin

Okehampton:- Raven, 2 Hedgehog

Sidbury:- 3 Swallow, 8 House Martin, Dipper, 3 Blackcap, Whitethroat, 2 Chiffchaff, Goldcrest, 6 Azure Damselfly, 2 Large Red Damselfly, 2 Emperor Dragonfly

The Mounts, nr. KIngsbridge:- 7 Swallow, House Martin, 6 Stock Dove, Blackcap, Whitethroat, Chiffchaff, Holly Blue

Thurlestone:- Elephant Hawkmoth, Large Yellow Underwing, Buff Tip, White Ermine, 2 Buff Ermine, Common Wainscot, 4 Heart & Dart, 4 Treble Lines

Exmouth:- Elephant Hawkmoth,Small Elephant Hawkmoth, Eyed Hawkmoth, 42 Heart & Dart, 6 Common Marbled Carpet, 2 Garden Carpet, Willow Beauty, Cypress Carpet, 6 Cinnabar, Peppered Moth, Treble Lines, Buff Tip, Bright Line Brown Eye, Buff Ermine, 3 Uncertain, Setaceous Hebrew Character, Flame Shoulder, Knot Grass, Broad Bordered White, Alder Kitten, Lunar Thorn, Puss Moth

29.5.20, Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, 3 Swift, 2 Blackcap

Paignton:- CATTLE EGRET ( flew out from Clennon Valley )

Pil Tor:- RED KITE ( 08:45, over W. )

Yelverton:- RED KITE ( 11:00, over airfield )

Thurlestone Bay:- 4 Manx Shearwater, 2 Puffin, 5 Swallow, Whitethroat

Okehampton:- 2 Swallow, 5 House Martin

Plymstock:- Tawny Owl, 2 Ringneck Parakeet

Sidbury:- 3 Swallow, 10 House Martin, 4 Blackcap, Whitethroat, Chiffchaff, Goldcrest, 2 Large Red Damselfly, 4 Azure Damselfly, Emperor Dragonfly

Thurlestone:- 2 Large Yellow Underwing Moth, Buff Ermine, 2 Common Quaker, Hebrew Character, 7 Heart & Dart, 6 Treble Lines

 

28.5.20, Noss Mayo:- 2 Swift

Challacombe:- 4 Wheatear, 2 Willow Warbler

Postbridge:- Swift

Kennick Reservoir:- 2 Blackcap, Chiffchaff

Belstone:- Cuckoo, Green Woodpecker

Wild Tor:- Wheatear

South Huish:- Black Tailed Godwit, Whimbrel, 2 Swift, 15 House Martin, 2 Whitethroat, Sedge Warbler

South Milton:- Cuckoo, 2 Whitethroat

Sidbury:- Red Leg Partridge, 3 Swallow, 5 House Martin, 5 Blackcap, Whitethroat, 3 Chiffchaff, Goldcrest, Orange Tip, Large Skipper, Small Copper, 3 Azure Damselfly, 2 Emperor Dragonfly

Taw Marsh:- Cuckoo, Fox

The Mounts, nr. KIngsbridge:- Tawny Owl, 5 Swallow, Raven, Stock Dove, Blackcap, Chiffchaff, Privet Hawkmoth, 10 Heart & Dart, 7 Pale Tussock, 11 Treble Lines, 7 Flame Shoulder, 11 Green Carpet, Chinese Character, 2 White Ermine, Peppered Moth, Red Twin Spot Carpet, Rivulet, 5 Common Marbled Carpet, Alder Moth, Bright Line Brown Eye, Garden Carpet, 2 Large Yellow Underwing, Brown Rustic, Common Quaker, Flame, Cinnabar, Setaceous Hebrew Character, 2 Buff Ermine, Clouded Silver, Clouded Bordered Brindle, Lychnis, Dark  Sword Grass, 2 Marbled Minor, 2 White Spotted Pug, Grey Pug

East Soar / Bolt Head:- 20+ Swallow, Raven, 6 Small Pearl Bordered Fritillary, 3 Green Hairstreak, Orange Tip

Denbury:- 2 Swallow, 13 House Martin, Mistle Thrush, Blackcap, Garden Warbler, Whitethroat, Chiffchaff, Stoat, Cinnabar Moth

Thurlestone:- Privet Hawkmoth, Poplar Hawkmoth, Eyed Hawkmoth, 2 Brimstone, 9 Treble Lines, 6 Heart & Dart, Green Carpet, Common Wainscot

 

27.5.20, Slapton Village:- Stock Dove, 4 Swallow, Whitethroat

Frogmore:- Jay, 3 Swallow

Chillington:- 3 Swift, 6+ Swallow

Slapton:- 40+ Swallow, 3 Blackcap, 10+ Whitethroat, 8+ Reed Warbler, 2 Chiffchaff, Reed Bunting

Stokeley:- Cuckoo

Sourton:- Swallow

Kingsbridge:- RED KITE ( 11:36, over E. )

Bridestowe:- Swallow

Exminster Marshes:- Cuckoo, Sedge Warbler, Reed Warbler

Meldon:- 2 Swallow

Belstone:- 2 RED KITE

Moretonhampstead:- 5 Swallow

Okehampton:- 2 Swallow, 2 Raven, Hedgehog

Aylesbeare:- Whitethroat

Noss Mayo:- RED KITE ( 16:00 ), Green Woodpecker

Ideford Common:- 2 Nightjar

Sidbury:- 4 Swallow, 6 House Martin, 3 Blackcap, 4 Chiffchaff, 2 Goldcrest, 6 Azure Damselfly, 2 Blue Tailed Damselfly2 Emperor Dragonfly

Bellever Bridge:- Green Woodpecker, 2 Cuckoo, Roe Deer

Laughter Hole:- Cuckoo, 2 Roe Deer, 2 Pearl Bordered Fritillary

 

26.5.20, Pill Tor / Top Tor area:- 2 Cuckoo, 9 Wheatear, 2 Whinchat, 7+ Willow Warbler

Thurlestone Bay:- 7 Common Scoter, 2 Whimbrel, 2 Sanderling, 3+ Rock Pipit, 2 Whitethroat

Collaton:- 2 Whitethroat ( m. )

Newton Ferrers:- 2 House Martin

Northlews:- 2 Swallow

Ashbury, nr. Okehampton:- Kingfisher, 15 House Martin

Okehampton:- 2 Swallow

Bystock Ponds area:- GOLDEN ORIOLE ( m., heard only, Dalditch Plantation )

Sidbury:- 6 Swallow, 2 House Martin, 2 Blackcap, 4 Whitethroat, 5 Chiffchaff, Goldcrest, 2 Siskin, 2 Orange Tip, Silver Ground Carpet, Yellow Shell, 3 Azure Damselfly, Blue Tailed Damselfly, Large Red Damselfly, 2 Emperor Dragonfly

Goodrington:- Eider ( m., also of interest, 10ft+ shark sp. )

Thurlestone:- Puss Moth, 5 Treble Lines, Muslin Moth, 2 Heart & Dart, Large Yellow Underwing, Blood Vein, Clouded Border, Spectacle

25.5.20, Okehampton:- 2 Raven, Hedgehog

Great Torrington:- 4 Swift, Swallow, 2 House Martin

Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, Raven, Garden Warbler

nr. Barnstaple:- RED KITE ( 11:30 )

Powder Mills, Dartmoor:- Cuckoo, 4 Swallow, 2 Raven, Mistle Thrush, Wheatear, Grasshopper Warbler, Willow Warbler

Postbridge:- Redstart

Soussons Plantation:- Garden Warbler, 3 Willow Warbler, 5+ Siskin

Denbury:- 2 Swift, 7 House Martin

Goodrington:- Eider ( m. )

Sidbury:- 4 Swallow, 12+ House Martin, Dipper, Grey Wagtail, 3 Blackcap, 4 Chiffchaff, Goldcrest, Beautiful Demoiselle, 4 Azure Damselfly, Large Red Damselfly, 3 Emperor Dragonfly, Broad Bodied Chaser ( f. )

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Tawny Owl, Stock Dove, 8+ Swallow, 2 Raven, 2 Blackcap, 4 Whitethroat, 2+ Chiffchaff, Privet Hawkmoth, 2 Green Carpet, 4 Heart & Dart, 6 Buff Tip, 13 Treble Lines, 5 Flame Shoulder, 2 Peppered Moth, 2 White Ermine, 2 Pale Tussock, Clouded Border, 2 Lychnis, Iron Prominent, Rivulet, 2 Silver Ground Carpet, Garden Carpet, Brown Rustic, Common Marbled Carpet, Common Quaker, Red Twin Spot Carpet

St. Marychurch:- 2 Raven, Blackcap ( m. ), 4 Holly Blue

Thurlestone:- Poplar Hawkmoth, Eyed Hawkmoth, Large Yellow Underwing, Muslin, 2 Treble Lines, 3 Heart & Dart, Clouded Border

Exmouth:- Small Elephant Hawkmoth, Brimstone, Flame Shoulder, Common Carpet, Mullein, Sycamore, 17 Heart & Dart, 2 Treble Lines, Common Quaker, Poplar Hawkmoth, Shuttle Shaped Dart, Silver Y, Puss Moth, Setaceous Hebrew Character, Bright Line Brown Eye, Uncertain

24.5.20, Exminster Marshes:- 3 Gadwall, 7 Tufted Duck, 2 Whimbrel, Cuckoo, 75 Swift, 4 Sedge Warbler, Reed Warbler

South Huish:- 2 Swallow, Blackcap, 2 Whitethroat, Sedge Warbler, Reed Warbler

Aveton Gifford:- Arctic Skua

Okehampton:- 2 Raven, Hedgehog, Roe Deer

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- 3 Tawny Owl, 10+ Swallow, Raven, 3 Blackcap, 2 Whitethroat, 4 Chiffchaff, Goldcrest, 

Thurlestone:- Privet Hawkmoth, 6 Heart & Dart, 2 Treble Lines

23.5.20, Churchstow:- Swift, Jay

nr. Avon Dam:- probable MONTAGU'S HARRIER ( f. )

Plymstock:- 3 Ring Neck Parakeet, 4+ Swift, 3 Swallow, Blackcap, 2 Chiffchaff

Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker

Gara Bridge:- 6 House Martin, Raven, Jay, 2 Dipper, Grey Wagtail, Blackcap, 3 Chiffchaff

Thurlestone Bay:- 50 Manx Shearwater, 7 Puffin, Common Tern, 4 Swift, 2 Swallow

Aveton Gifford:- Spotted Flycatcher

Sidbury:- 6 Swallow, 4 House Martin, 2 Blackcap, 2 Whitethroat, 5 Chiffchaff, 2 Goldcrest

South Huish:- RED BACKED SHRIKE ( f., briefly ), 6+ Swallow, 10+ House Martin, 4 Sand Martin, Sedge Warbler, Fox, 3 Hare

Exmouth:- Cinnabar Moth, Knot Grass, Buff Ermine, 2 Buff Tip, Dark Arches, 3 Bright Line Brown Eye, 4 Common Quaker, 3 Setaceous

Hebrew Character, 12 Heart & Dart, 3 Treble Lines, 5 Uncertain, Shuttle Shaped Dart, Light Brocade, Oak Tree Pug

Thurlestone:- Lychnis, Large Yellow Underwing, 2 Heart & Dart, Treble Lines, 2 Hebrew Character

22.5.20, Lopwell Dam / Maristow:- 4 Raven, Blackcap, Chiffchaff

Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, 2 House Martin, Garden Warbler

Norsworthy Bridge, Burrator:- Green Woodpecker, 4 Swallow, 3 Redstart, Tree Pipit

Sourton:- Swallow

nr. Wembury:- RED KITE ( 11:15 )

Easton Court, Chagford:- Swallow

Thurlestone Bay:- 6 Manx Shearwater, Balearic Shearwater

Postbridge:- Swallow

Aveton Gifford:- RED KITE ( 08:15 )

Okehampton:- Tawny Owl ( juv. )

Sidbury:- 4 Swallow, 8 House Martin, 2 Grey Wagtail,  Blackcap, 3+ Whitethroat, 4 Chiffchaff, Goldcrest, 2 Siskin, Drinker Moth ( caterpillar )

Thurlestone:- 2 Heart & Dart, 2 Treble Lines, Large Yellow Underwing, Buff Ermine, Shoulder Striped Wainscot, Bright Line Brown Eye

 

21.5.20, Modbury:- Swallow, House Martin

St. Marychurch:- Swift

Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, Jay, Blackcap, Chiffchaff

Thurlestone Bay:- 7 Common Scoter, 17 Sanderling, 4 Whimbrel, Turnstone, Bar Tailed Godwit, 3 Swift

Okehampton:- 2 Swallow, 2 Raven, Hedgehog

Gara Bridge:- Dipper

Ideford Common:- 3+ Nightjar

Challacombe Farm area:- Cuckoo, Wheatear, 4 Whinchat, Redstart, Spotted Flycatcher

Yarner Woods / Trendlebeare:- Garden Warbler, 2 Blackcap, Pied Flycatcher, 3 Redpoll

Sidbury:- 6 Swallow, 8 House Martin, 3 Blackcap, 4 Chiffchaff, Goldcrest, Azure Damselfly

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- 5 Swallow, House Martin, 3 Raven, Blackcap, Whitethroat, Chiffchaff, Goldcrest, Poplar Hawkmoth, Elephant Hawkmoth, 11 Treble Lines, Brimstone, 3 Scalloped Hazel, Brown Silver Line, 7 Flame Shoulder, Clouded Silver, Green Carpet, 2 Hebrew Character, 2 Heart & Dart, Iron Prominent, Dotted Border, Pale Tussock, Common Carpet, Orange Footman, 3 Buff Tip, Red Twin Spot Carpet, 2 Mottled Rustic, Common Quaker, White Spotted Pug, Common Pug

20.5.20, Great Torrington:- 2 Swift, Swallow

Top Tor, Dartmoor:- 2 Swallow, 2 Wheatear, 2 Whinchat, 9+ Willow Warbler

Shipley Bridge:- 2 Cuckoo, 2 Swallow, 4 Blackcap, 2 Garden Warbler, Chiffchaff, 7 Willow Warbler

Wigford Down / Dewerstone:- Cuckoo, 2 Green Woodpecker, Wheatear ( m. ), 8 Redstart ( m. ), 3 Tree Pipit ( m. ), Pied Flycatcher ( m. ), Reed Bunting ( m. ), 5 Fallow Deer ( f. )

Sidbury:- 6 Swallow, 6 House Martin, 4 Blackcap, Whitethroat, 5 Chiffchaff, 2 Goldcrest, Siskin, Common Blue Butterfly, Beautiful Demoiselle, Azure Damselfly

Okehampton:- Hedgehog

 

19.5.20, Okehampton:- 2 Swallow, 2 Raven

A38, Heathfield:- Tawny Owl

Yarner Woods / Trendlebeare:- Tawny Owl, Cuckoo, Raven, 2 Jay, 2 Tree Pipit, Redstart, 2+ Blackcap, 2 Garden Warbler, 2 Chiffchaff, 5+ Willow Warbler, Goldcrest,5+  Pied Flycatcher, 2 Spotted Flycatcher

Mannaton:- 4 Stock Dove, 3 Swallow

Bennetts Cross, Dartmoor:- 4+ Cuckoo, 2 Raven, Wheatear

Headland Warren:- 4 Wheatear, Whinchat

Challacombe Farm:- 2 Cuckoo, 6+ Swallow, 3 Mistle Thrush, Redstart, Grey Wagtail, Blackcap, 3 Chiffchaff, 4+ Willow Warbler, Grasshopper Warbler, Spotted Flycatcher, 3 Redpoll, 2 Siskin

Moor Gate, Okehampton:- Cuckoo, 2 Swallow, House Martin

Lints Tor:- Raven, 2 Wheatear

West Mill Tor:- 2 Raven, Wheatear

Emsworthy:- 2 Cuckoo, 4 Redstart, 4 Wheatear, Tree Pipit, 2+ Willow Warbler

Sidbury:- 6 Swallow, 4 House Martin, 3 Blackcap, Whitethroat, 4 Chiffchaff, 2+ Siskin, 2 Orange Tip, Brimstone, Large Red Damselfly, Azure Damselfly

Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, Blackcap, Chiffchaff, Small Copper

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- 4 Stock Dove, 5 Swallow, Blackcap, Chiffchaff, Goldcrest, Privet Hawkmoth, 2 Green Carpet, Angle Shades, 3 Treble Lines, Common Marbled Carpet, Scalloped Hazel, Common Quaker, Spectacle, Poplar Grey

18.5.20, Rippon Tor / Top Tor:- Cuckoo, 2 Wheatear, 2 Whinchat

South Huish:- 2 Swallow, 10 House Martin, 2 Sedge Warbler, Chiffchaff

Aveton Gifford:- Blackcap, 2 Spotted Flycatcher

Thurlestone Bay:- 6 Whimbrel

nr. Pill Tor:- probable BLACK KITE ( 14:30 )

Gara Bridge:- 6+ House Martin, 3 Swallow, Dipper, Grey Wagtail, Blackcap, 2 Chiffchaff

Sidbury:- 6 Swallow, 6 House Martin, 3 Blackcap, 3 Whitethroat, 4 Chiffchaff, Goldcrest, 2+ Siskin, 3 Orange Tip, Brimstone, Common Carpet Moth, White Ermine, Beautiful Demoiselle, 2 Azure Damselfly, Large Red Damselfly, 2 Emperor Dragonfly

17.5.20, Thurlestone Bay:- 3 Great Northern Diver, 4 Common Scoter, 2 Turnstone, 4 Whimbrel, Bar Tailed Godwit, 17 Sanderling, 3 Dunlin, Whitethroat

Noss Mayo:- Tawny Owl, Green Woodpecker, 2 Raven, Blackcap, Chiffchaff

Dawlish Beach:- 20+ Whimbrel

Kingsbridge:- 3 Swift, Blackcap

Princetown:- Whinchat

Sidbury:- Dipper, 7 Swallow, 6 House Martin, 3 Blackcap, 3 Whitethroat, 5 Chiffchaff, Goldcrest, Siskin

Cann Woods, nr. Plympton:- Tawny Owl, 5 Nightjar, Roe Deer ( m. ), 4 Fallow Deer

Okehampton:- 2 Tawny Owl ( ad., juv. ), Hedgehog

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Tawny Owl, Swift, 4+ Swallow, 2 Blackcap, 3 Whitethroat, Chiffchaff, Poplar Hawkmoth, 3 Muslin, 3 Hebrew Character, 2 Treble Lines, 2 Green Carpet, 2 Flame Shoulder, 2 Common Carpet, 3 Common Marbled Carpet, Early Grey, Lychnis, Heart & Dart, 2 Silver Ground Carpet, 2 Garden Carpet, Cinnabar, Buff Tip, Shuttle Shaped Dart, Currant Pug, White Spotted Pug, Red Twin Spot Carpet

16.5.20, Bridestowe:- Swallow

Postbridge:- Cuckoo

Ashburton:- 3 Swift, 5 Swallow, Blackcap, Chiffchaff

South Huish:- 2 Dunlin, 6 Swift, 5 Stock Dove, 7 House Martin, 4 Sedge Warbler

Thurlestone Bay:- 5 Manx Shearwater, 6 Whimbrel

Morthoe:- 2 RED KITE

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- 4 Tawny Owl, 3 Swift, 6+ Swallow, Blackcap, Chiffchaff

Okehampton:- Tawny Owl

Plymstock:- 2 Ringneck Parakeet, 3 Swift

Sidbury:- 5 Swallow, 4 House Martin, 4 Blackcap, 2 Whitethroat, 5 Chiffchaff, 2 Goldcrest, 2 Siskin, Common Carpet Moth

Bellever:- Redstart ( m. ), 2 Roe Deer

Thurlestone:- Poplar Hawkmoth, 3 Treble Lines, Muslin Moth, Brimstone, Mullein

15.5.20, Radford Park Lake, Plymstock:- LITTLE BITTERN ( viewed from Manor House ruins )

Exmouth:- 7+ BEE EATER ( 10:00, briefly in Drakes Ave. garden before flying E. )

Slapton:- 2 Sandwich Tern, 5 Swallow, Blackcap, 3 Whitethroat, Chiffchaff

Slapton Village:- 12 Stock Dove, Raven, 3 Whitethroat

Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, Swallow, 2 Blackcap, 2 Chiffchaff

Aveton Gifford:- Lesser Whitethroat ( m. )

Sidbury:- 2 House Martin, 3 Blackcap, 8 Chiffchaff, Willow Warbler, 2 Siskin, Emperor Dragonfly, Beautiful Demoiselle, Azure Damselfly

St. Marychurch:- 3 Blackcap ( 2 m., f. ), 2 Holly Blue, Silver Y Moth

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Tawny Owl, Stock Dove, 6+ Swallow, Blackcap, Chiffchaff, 2 Whitethroat, 4 Muslin Moth, 3 Flame Shoulder, 3 Pale Tussock, 2 Green Carpet, 2 Scalloped Hazel, Knot Grass, 2 Treble Lines

Thurlestone:- 2 Muslin Moth, 2 Buff Tip, Cream Spot Tiger, Common Carpet, 7 Treble Lines

 

14.5.20, Yealmpton:- RED KITE

Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, Jay, 2 Blackcap, Chiffchaff

Radford Park Lake, Plymstock:- LITTLE BITTERN ( viewed from Manor House ruins )

Wembury:- WOODCHAT SHRIKE ( HMS Cambridge )

River Plym, Cadover Bridge:- 7 Goosander,  2 Cuckoo

South Huish:- 9 Dunlin, 5 Swift, Swallow, House Martin

Thurlestone Bay:- 5 Ringed Plover, 2 Sanderling, Sandwich Tern

Hope Cove:- Hobby

Ilsington / Bagtor / Mountsland Common:- Green Woodpecker, 2 Swift, 6+ Swallow, Raven, 2 Mistle Thrush, 3 Redstart ( 2 m., f. ), Grey Wagtail, 4 Blackcap, Whitethroat, 3 Chiffchaff, 4+ Willow Warbler, Goldcrest, Marsh Tit, Siskin, 2 Redpoll

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- 2 Tawny Owl, 3 Stock Dove, 4 Swallow, Blackcap, Chiffchaff, Buff Tip

Sidbury:- 6 Swallow, 3 House Martin, 2 Blackcap, 5 Whitethroat, 4 Chiffchaff, Goldcrest, Large Red Damselfly ( f. ), 3 Orange Tip, Green Carpet

Thurlestone:- Common Quaker Moth, Heart & Dart, Shuttle Shaped Dart, 6 Treble Lines

Merripit Hill, nr. Postbridge:- 7 Red Deer ( f. )

Okehampton:- Hedgehog

13.5.20, Kingsbridge:- 2 Swift

Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, 2 Jay, Chiffchaff

Okehampton area:- 2 Swift, 2 Swallow, 2 Raven

Bolt Tail:- Hobby

Hatch Bridge:- Raven, 4 Grey Wagtail, 5 Blackcap, Chiffchaff, Spotted Flycatcher

Sidbury:- 2 Swallow, 2 House Martin, Blackcap, 4 Chiffchaff, Willow Warbler, Goldcrest, Siskin

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- 5 Swift, 6 Swallow, 2 Blackcap, 3 Whitethroat, Chiffchaff, 8 Muslin Moth, 5 Hebrew Character, Flame Shoulder, Common Quaker

Thurlestone:- Privet Hawkmoth, 5 Muslin Moth, Treble Lines, Flame Shoulder

Abbotskerswell:- Roe Deer ( m. ), Hare

 

12.5.20, Great Torrington:- House Martin

Teignmouth:- RED KITE ( 12:00 )

Okehampton:- 2 Raven, 2 Hedgehog

Woodleigh, nr. Loddiswell:- 2 RED KITE ( 16:00 )

Kingsbridge:- 2 Swift

South Milton:- 2+ Blackcap, Reed Warbler, Chiffchaff

South Huish:- 4 Dunlin, 3 Swift, 5+ Swallow, 2 House Martin, Sand Martin, Sedge Warbler

Warren House Inn:- Swallow

Postbridge:- Cuckoo, Swallow

Sticklepath:- 2 Swallow

Whiddon Down:- 3 Swift

Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, 2 Blackcap, Chiffchaff

Exmouth:- 2 Ringneck Parakeet

Thurlestone Bay:- Sandwich Tern

Aveton Gifford:- Spotted Flycatcher

Broadwoodkelly, Winkleigh:- RED KITE

Sidbury:- 7 Swallow, 3 House Martin, Grey Wagtail, 3 Blackcap, 4 Whitethroat, 4 Chiffchaff, Goldcrest, 3 Orange Tip, 2 Large Red Damselfly

Meldon Hill, Chagford:- Wheatear, Orange Tip

Bellever:- Green Woodpecker, Cuckoo, Dipper, 2 Grey Wagtail, 4 Roe Deer

Thurlestone:- 4 Swift, 2 Blackcap ( m. ), Whitethroat, 2 Sedge Warbler, Reed Bunting ( m. ), Poplar Hawkmoth, Knot Grass, Heart & Club, Common Quaker

11.5.20, Braunton:- RED KITE

Okehampton:- 2 Raven, Hedgehog

Postbridge:- Redstart

River Teign, Chudleigh Woods:- Kingfisher

South Huish:- 7 Dunlin

Thurlestone Bay:- 2 Sanderling

Great Torrington:- Swallow

Sidbury:- 2 Blackcap, 4 Whitethroat, 3 Chiffchaff, 2 Goldcrest, Siskin

Totnes:- 4 Swift, 8+ Swallow. Stoat

 

10.5.20, Ernesettle Plymouth:- RED KITE ( 08:35, over towards St. Budeaux )

Slapton:- 30+ Tufted Duck, 6 Gadwall, 4 Whimbrel, Sandwich Tern, Stock Dove, 2 Swallow, Blackcap, 8+ Whitethroat, 6+ Reed Warbler, Chiffchaff

Chudleigh:- RED KITE ( 10:00 ), Cuckoo

Mannamead, Plymouth:- RED KITE ( 10:00 )

Sidbury:- Blackcap, Chiffchaff, 2 Goldcrest

Churchstow:- RED KITE

Oddicombe:- Tawny Owl

Slapton Village:- 3 Stock Dove, Raven, Whitethroat, Roe Deer

Thurlestone:- 20 Swift, 2 Poplar Hawkmoth, Privet Hawkmoth, 5 Muslin, Nut Tree Tussock, 5 Treble Lines, White Ermine, Common Carpet, Knot Grass, Red Sword Grass, Clouded Drab

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Swift, 8 Swallow, Blackcap, Chiffchaff, Goldcrest, Muslin Moth, 2 Brimstone, 2 Green Carpet, Cinnabar, 3 Flame Shoulder, Buff Ermine, Hebrew Character, Scalloped Hazel, Buff Tip, Waved Umber, 2 Scorched Carpet, Nut Tree Tussock, Swallow Prominent, Pebble Prominent, 2 Common Carpet, 3 Red Twin Spot Carpet, Common Marbled Carpet, 3 Treble Lines, Pale Tussock, Currant Pug, 2 Common Quaker, Shoulder Stripe

Okehampton:- Hedgehog

9.5.20, Thurlestone Bay:- Sandwich Tern, 2+ Whimbrel

Upcott, Winkleigh:- RED KITE

Great Torrington:- 2 Swift, House Martin

nr. Kingsbridge:- 4 Swift, 4+ Swallow, 2 Mistle Thrush, 2+ Blackcap, 2 Whitethroat, 2 Chiffchaff

Princetown:- Cuckoo, Whinchat, Willow Warbler

Chelston, Torquay:- 3 Swift, 10 House Martin

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- RED KITE ( over S. ), 6 Swallow, House Martin, Blackcap, 2 Chiffchaff, Holly Blue, Orange Tip

Okehampton:- 2 Raven, Hedegehog, Holly Blue

Sidbury:- 2 Swallow, 2 House Martin, 3 Blackcap, 8+ Chiffchaff, Willow Warbler, 3 Siskin, Scorched Carpet Moth

Thurlestone:- 5 Swift, 16 Swallow, 4 Muslin Moth, White Ermine, 2 Treble Lines

8.5.20, Thurlestone Bay:- Sandwich Tern

Hope Cove:- Great Northern Diver, 2 Eider

Thurlestone:- 12 Swift, 9 Swallow

Great Torrington:- 2 Swift, Swallow

Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, Swallow, 2 Blackcap, Garden Warbler, Chiffchaff

Chelston, Torquay:- 5 Swift, Swallow

The Warren, Noss Mayo:- 2 Whitethroat

Sidbury:- 3 Swallow, 3 House Martin, 3 Blackcap, 6 Whitethroat, Goldcrest, 2 Siskin, Beautiful Demoiselle, 5 Orange Tip

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- 6+ Swallow, House Martin, 12 Stock Dove, 2 Blackcap, 2 Chiffchaff, 4 Whitethroat, Pipistrelle, 3 Muslin Moth, 5 Green Carpet, Dotted Border, Flame Shoulder, Nut Tree Tussock, White Ermine, 2 Hebrew Character, Garden Carpet, Red Twin Spot Carpet, 2 Powdered Quaker

 

7.5.20, Row Tor, Dartmoor:- 2 Swallow, Wheatear

Hope Cove:- Arctic Skua

Thurlestone:- 14 Swift, 11 Swallow, 2 House Martin

Newton Ferrers:- Tawny Owl ( juv. )

Yelverton:- RED KITE

Exmouth:- 2 Swift

Sidbury:- 9 Swallow, 2 House Martin, 4 Blackcap, 7 Whitethroat, 6 Chiffchaff, Goldcrest, 2 Large Red Damselfly, Beautiful Demoiselle, 5 Orange Tip

Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, Swallow, 2 Blackcap, Chiffchaff, Roe Deer

Ilsington:- Green Woodpecker, Swift, 20 Swallow, House Martin, Raven, Mistle Thrush, Blackcap, Chiffchaff, Roe Deer

Wigford Down / Dewerstone:- 3 Cuckoo, 6 Raven, 2 Wheatear, 4 Redstart, 3 Tree Pipit, 2 Blackcap, Redpoll, Wall  Brown

Okehampton:- 3 Swallow, 7 House Martin, 2 Raven

Cann Woods, Plympton:- 4 Nightjar

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- 6+ Swallow, Stock Dove, Blackcap, 2 Chiffchaff, 3 Whitethroat, Roe Deer, Pipistrelle, 2 Muslin Moth, Green Carpet, Dotted Border, Blood Vein

6.5.20, Great Torrington:- 4 House Martin

Tamar Estuary / Ernesettle:- 2 Swift, 5 Swallow, Blackcap, Chiffchaff

North Tawton:- Swift, 2 Swallow, 16 House Martin

Kingsbridge:- Swift

Okehampton:- 2 Raven

Thurlestone Bay:- 10 Manx Shearwater, 48 Whimbrel, Bar Tailed Godwit

Thurlestone:- Green Woodpecker, 2 Swift, 23 Swallow, Rock Pipit, 2 Blackcap, Whitethroat, 3 Sedge Warbler, 2 Chiffchaff

Hanger Down, Cornwood:- Cuckoo

Sidbury:- 6 Swallow, House Martin, 2 Siskin, 3 Blackcap, 5 Whitethroat, 5 Chiffchaff, Goldcrest, Large Red Damselfly, Beautiful Demoiselle, 6 Orange Tip, Brimstone, Green Carpet Moth, Drinker Moth ( caterpillar )

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Tawny Owl, 20+ Swallow, Blackcap,  2 Whitethroat, 2 Chiffchaff, Pipistrelle

Noss Mayo:- Swallow, Jay, Garden Warbler, Roe Deer ( m. ), Holly Blue

5.5.20, Noss Mayo:- 2 Swift

Kingsbridge:- 3 Swift

Okehampton:- 2 Raven, Hedgehog

Thurlestone:- 4 Whimbrel

Thurlestone Bay:- 8 Dunlin, 17 Whimbrel, 2 Bar Tailed Godwit, 10 Sandwich Tern

Dartmouth:- Spotted Flycatcher

4.5.20, Noss Mayo:- Cuckoo, Green Woodpecker, 2 Swallow, 2 Raven

Kingsbridge:- 2 Swallow, Grey Wagtail, 2+ Whitethroat

Thurlestone:- 2 Swift, 14 Swallow, House Martin, Sand Martin,  Wheatear, 2 Blackcap, 2 Whitethroat, 3 Sedge Warbler, Chiffchaff

Aveton Gifford:- Swift, Blackcap, 2 Garden Warbler, 3 Whitethroat, Chiffchaff, Willow Warbler

Thurlestone Bay:- Great Northern Diver, 3 Manx Shearwater, 7 Whimbrel

Lapford:- Cuckoo

Okehampton:- 2 Raven, Hedgehog

North Tawton:- 7 Swallow, 30 House Martin

Sidbury:- 3 Swallow, 2 Grey Wagtail, 3 Blackcap, 5 Chiffchaff, Willow Warbler, 2+ Siskin, Drinker Moth ( caterpillar )

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Tawny Owl, 8+ Swallow, 2 Blackcap, 3 Whitethroat, 2 Chiffchaff, 13 Muslin Moth, 2 Brimstone Moth, Hebrew Character, Early Grey, Common Quaker, Iron Prominent, Waved Umber, 3 Red Twin Spot Carpet, Scalloped Hazel, Small Phoenix, Green Carpet, Common Carpet

 

3.5.20, Corbyn Head, Torquay:- 32 Whimbrel

Aveton Gifford:- Tawny Owl, Mistle Thrush, Grey Wagtail, Spotted Flycatcher

Cadover:- 6 Swallow, 5+ Sand Martin, 2 Raven, 3 Wheatear, Redstart, Reed Bunting

Clearbrook:- Cuckoo

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Stock Dove, 4 Swallow, 2 Blackcap, 2 Whitethroat, 2 Chiffchaff

Sidbury:- 14 Swallow, 6 House Martin, 2 Grey Wagtail, 4 Blackcap, 3 Whitethroat,  7 Chiffchaff, 2 Goldcrest, 1+ Siskin

Cann Woods, nr. Plympton:- Nightjar, Roe Deer, Fallow Deer

 

2.5.20, Plymstock:- 2+ Swift

Noss Mayo:- Tawny Owl, Jay, Mistle Thrush, 2 Blackcap, Chiffchaff

Ilsington / Ramshorn Down:- 4 Green Woodpecker,  6 Swallow, 3 Raven, Mistle Thrush, Tree Pipit, 2 Redpoll, 4+ Siskin, 8+ Blackcap, 2 Garden Warbler, 5+ Chiffchaff, 6+ Willow Warbler, 2 Goldcrest

Chelston, Torquay:- Swift

Sidbury:- Red Leg Partridge, 3 Swallow,3 Blackcap, 3 Whitethroat, 4 Chiffchaff, Green Carpet Moth

Okehampton:- 2 Raven, Roe Deer, Hedgehog

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Tawny Owl, 2 Swallow, Blackcap, 2 Whitethroat, Sedge Warbler, 2 Chiffchaff, Brimstone Moth, 6 Hebrew Character, Early Grey, Common Quaker, 3 Flame Shoulder, Iron Prominent

 

1.5.20, Higher Compton / Holycroft Woods, Plymouth:- Jay, 4 Blackcap

Okehampton:- 2 Raven

Thurlestone Bay:- Red Throated Diver, Whimbrel, Arctic Skua, Little Gull

Aveton Gifford:- Hobby, Jay

Exminster:- Yellow Wagtail ( over )

Princetown:- Cuckoo, 4+ Mistle Thrush

Sidbury:- 6 Swallow, 8 House Martin, 3 Grey Wagtail, 5 Blackcap, 5 Chiffchaff, 2 Willow Warbler, Siskin

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- 2 Stock Dove, 3+ Swallow, 2 Blackcap, 2 Chiffchaff, Goldcrest, Holly Blue

Stoke Point / Stoke House:- Swallow, 3 House Martin, Blackcap, 4 Blackcap, Whitethroat, 3 Chiffchaff, Orange Tip, 2 Holly Blue, 5 Wall Brown, Silver Y Moth

Noss Mayo:- Tawny Owl, Slow Worm

 

30.4.20, Thurlestone Bay:- Great Northern Diver, Manx Shearwater, Great Skua, Arctic Skua

Plymstock:- 3 Ringneck Parakeet, 4 Swallow, Blackcap, 2 Chiffchaff

Crownhill, Plymouth:- 2 Ringneck Parakeet

Gara Bridge:- Dipper, Grey Wagtail

Plympton:- 4 Swallow, House Martin, Raven, Chiffchaff

Sidbury:- 6 Swallow, 3 Blackcap, 4 Chiffchaff, Goldcrest, 2 Siskin

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Tawny Owl, 3+ Swallow, Blackcap, Whitethroat, 2 Chiffchaff, Goldcrest, Pipistrelle

Okehampton:- Hedgehog

29.4.20, Plymstock:- 3 Ringneck Parakeet, 2 Swallow, Blackcap, Chiffchaff

Aveton Gifford:- Cuckoo

Thurlestone:- 2 SPOONBILL ( over ), Blackcap

Thurlestone Bay:- Great Northern Diver, Red Throated Diver, 220+ Manx Shearwater, 10 Common Scoter, 115 Whimbrel, 12 Great Skua, Pomarine Skua, 3 Arctic Skua, 5 Sandwich Tern

South Huish:- 2 Dunlin, 3 Ringed Plover, 3 House Martin

Exeter:- Swift

Sidbury:- 2 Dipper, Grey Wagtail, 4 Siskin, 2 Blackcap, 4 Chiffchaff

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Tawny Owl, 4+ Swallow, Blackcap, Whitethroat, 2 Chiffchaff, Muslin Moth, 8 Hebrew Character, 3 Common Quaker, Powdered Quaker, 2 Red Twin Spot Carpet, Red Chestnut

Okehampton:- Hedgehog

 

28.4.20, Okehampton:- 2 Raven

Two Bridges:- 2 Swallow

Thurlestone:- 2 Whimbrel, Sedge Warbler

Widecombe:- Swallow

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- 2 Tawny Owl, 6+ Swallow, House Martin, Blackcap, Whitethroat, 2 Chiffchaff

Thurlestone Bay:- 340 Manx Shearwater, 14 Common Scoter,53 Whimbrel, Grey Plover, Great Skua, 2 Sandwich Tern

South Brent:- Swallow

South Huish:- 2 Barnacle Goose, 13 Dunlin, 10 Ringed Plover, 25 Swallow, 10 House Martin, 2 Sand Martin

Princetown:- Cuckoo

Noss Mayo:- 2 Raven, 2 Chiffchaff

South Allington:- 4 Swallow, Spotted Flycatcher

Chagford:- 6 Swallow

Sidbury:- 2 Blackcap, 3 Whitethroat, 6 Chiffchaff, Goldcrest

Cann Woods, nr. Plympton:- Nightjar

27.4.20, Okehampton:- 2 Raven, Hedgehog

River Taw, Sticklepath:- Dipper, Blackcap ( m. )

Clearbrook:- 2 Cuckoo

Shaldon:- OSPREY ( over )

N. Kingsbridge:- 3+ Whitethroat

Sidbury:- 10 Swallow, 8 House Martin, Dipper, Grey Wagtail, 2 Blackcap, 7 Chiffchaff, Willow Warbler, Goldcrest

Thurlestone:- 2 Whimbrel, 23 Swallow, Wheatear ( m. ), Blackcap, Sedge Warbler, Whitethroat, Chiffchaff, Reed Bunting ( m. )

Belstone:- Green Woodpecker, Cuckoo, 2 Raven, Roe Deer

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Tawny Owl,  6+ Swallow, 2 Blackcap, 2 Whitethroat, Chiffchaff, Water Carpet Moth

26.4.20, Tamar Estuary / Ernesettle:- Common Sandpiper, Ringneck Parakeet, 4 Swallow, 4  Blackcap, Garden Warbler, 3 Chiffchaff

Noss Mayo:- 2 Swallow, 2 Blackcap, 2 Chiffchaff

Thurlestone Bay:- Red Throated Diver, 41 Manx Shearwater, 12 Common Scoter

South Huish:- 54 Whimbrel, 3 Grey Plover, Knot, 3 Bar Tailed Godwit

Sidbury:- 8 Swallow, 7 House Martin, Wheatear, 3 Blackcap, 6 Chiffchaff, Large Red Damselfly

Stoke:- Wheatear ( f. ), 2 Blackcap, 2 Whitethroat, Grey Seal, Stoat

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- 2 Tawny Owl,  10+ Swallow, 3 Blackcap, 2 Whitethroat, 2 Chiffchaff, Goldcrest, Orange Tip, Muslin Moth, 7 Hebrew Character, 9 Common Quaker, Dotted Border, Flame Shoulder, Streamer, Red Twin Spot Carpet, Cinnabar, 2 Early Grey, White Ermine, Early Thoirn, Brimstone, Brindled Beauty, Dotted Border, Spruce Carpet, 2 Lunar Marbled Brown, Oak Tree Pug

Aller Park, Newton Abbot:- 2 Holly Blue, 2 Orange Tip ( m., f. )

 

25.4.20, Plymbridge Woods:- RED KITE

Great Torrington:- 4 House Martin

Thurlestone:- 60 Swallow, 2 House Martin, 9 Sand Martin, 3 Blackcap, 3 Sedge Warbler, 2 Reed Warbler, 3 Chiffchaff

South Huish:- 8 Whimbrel, 2 Wheatear, Sedge Warbler, Whitethroat

Thurlestone Bay:- Great Northern Diver, 2 Bar Tailed Godwit, 3 Sandwich Tern

Cann Woods, nr. Plympton:- Nightjar

Sidbury:- 7 Swallow, 2 Blackcap, 5 Whitethroat, 2 Chiffchaff, 2 Roe Deer, 3 Orange Tip

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- 4+ Swallow, 3 Blackcap, Whitethroat, 2 Chiffchaff, Orange Tip

Ilsington / Yarner Woods:- Green Woodpecker, 4 Swallow, 2 Jay, 2 Mistle Thrush, Grey Wagtail, 8+ Blackcap, 2 Garden Warbler, 6+ Chiffchaff, 5+ Willow Warbler, 3 Goldcrest, Pied Flycatcher, Roe Deer

Bovey Tracey / Yarner Woods:- 2 Mandarin, Redstart, 2 Tree Pipit, 4 Blackcap, 2 Goldcrest, 4 Pied Flycatcher, 4 Siskin, 2 Stoat, 2 Adder

 

24.4.20, North Molton:- RED KITE

Cockington Valley, Torquay:- Whitethroat

Thurlestone Bay:- Great Skua

South Huish:- 3 Teal, Little Ringed Plover, 23+  Whimbrel, 3 Swallow, 2 Whitethroat, 4 Sedge Warbler

Okehampton:- 2 Raven, Orange Tip

Sidbury:- 10 Swallow, 4 House Martin, 2 Blackcap, Whitethroat, 5 Chiffchaff, 2 Siskin

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Tawny Owl,  6+ Swallow, 2 Blackcap, 3 Whitethroat, 2 Chiffchaff, Holly Blue, 4+ Orange Tip, 3 Muslin Moth, 13 Hebrew Character, 12 Common Quaker, Powdered Quaker, Flame Shoulder, Swallow Prominent, Scalloped Hazel, 3 Streamer,

Scorched Carpet, 2 Nut Tree Tussock, Red Twin Spot Carpet, 3 Frosted Green, Flame Carpet, Ash Pug, 3 Brindled Pug, Shoulder Stripe

23.4.20, East Mill Tor:- Wheatear

Aveton Gifford:- RED KITE ( 08:30 ), 11 House Martin, Mistle Thrush ( m. )

Thurlestone Bay:- Shoveler ( m. ), 2 Whimbrel

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- 2 Tawny Owl,  2 Swallow, Raven, 3 Blackcap, 2 Whitethroat, 3 Chiffchaff, Holly Blue, 2 Orange Tip ( m. )

Kingsbridge / West Charleton:- RED KITE ( 13:00 ), 6 Whimbrel, Common Sandpiper, 2 Swallow, 2 Raven, 2 Blackcap, Whitethroat, Sedge Warbler, 3+ Reed Warbler, 2 Chiffchaff, Reed Bunting ( f. ), Painted Lady, Holly Blue, Orange Tip

Okehampton:- 2 Raven, 2 Holly Blue, Orange Tip

St. Marychurch:- Blackcap ( m. ), 12+ Orange Tip, 3 Holly Blue

Sidbury:- 8 Swallow, 2 House Martin, 4 Blackcap, 4+ Whitethroat, 6 Chiffchaff, 3 Orange Tip

Taw Head, Dartmoor:- Red Deer

 

22.4.20, Meldon Woods:- 3 Pied Flycatcher

Noss Mayo:- 2 Swallow

Thurlestone Bay:- 3 Common Scoter, 2 Arctic Tern

Thurlestone:- Hobby, 12 Whimbrel, Green Woodpecker, 8 Swallow, House Martin, Sand Martin, 4 Wheatear, Blackcap, Whitethroat, Chiffchaff

Aveton Gifford:- Hobby, 2 Swift, Blackcap, Chiffchaff, Willow Warbler

Lower Compton, Plymouth:- Jay, 2 Blackcap ( m., f. ), Chiffchaff

Okehampton:- Raven, Blackcap ( f. ), Hedgehog, Brimstone, Orange Tip

Clearbrook:- Cuckoo, Adder

Kingsbridge:- 2 Greenshank, 4+ Swallow, 2+ Blackcap, Whitethroat, 2+ Chiffchaff, 3+ Holly Blue, 3+ Orange Tip, Brimstone

South Huish:- 2 Barnacle Goose, 6 Teal, 21 Whimbrel, Wheatear, 4 Sedge Warbler, Whitethroat, 3 Chiffchaff, Fox

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Tawny Owl,  4 Swallow, 2 Raven, 2 Blackcap, Whitethroat, 3 Chiffchaff, Orange Tip ( m. ), Brimstone Moth, 10 Hebrew Character, 7 Common Quaker, Flame Shoulder, 6 Muslin Moth, Waved Umber, Powdered Quaker, 2 Pebble Prominent, 2 Streamer, Water Carpet, Early Grey, Lunar Marbled Brown, Frosted Green

Aller Park, Newton Abbot:- Orange Tip ( m. ), Cinnabar Moth

 

21.4.20, Roborough Down:- Cuckoo, 2 Swallow, 10 Willow Warbler

Thurlestone Bay:- 2 Common Scoter, Bar Tailed Godwit, 41 Whimbrel, Marsh Harrier, 3 Sandwich Tern, Rock Pipit

South Huish:- 2 Barnacle Goose, Snipe, Swift, 15 Swallow, 2 House Martin, Sand Martin, 2 Wheatear, White Wagtail, 2 Sedge Warbler

Aveton Gifford:- Tawny Owl, Swift

Rowden:- 2 Swallow

Sidbury:- 6 Swallow, 4 House Martin, 4 Blackcap, 3 Whitethroat, 7 Chiffchaff, 6 Orange Tip

Noss Mayo:- 2 Raven, 4 Blackcap, 2 Chiffchaff, Holly Blue, Orange Tip

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- 3 Tawny Owl,  2 Swallow, Raven, 2 Blackcap, Whitethroat, 2 Chiffchaff, Orange Tip ( m. )

 

20.4.20, Noss Nayo coast path, Stoke / Warren:- 2 Wheatear, 3 Whitethroat

Plymstock:- Ringneck Parakeet, 2 Blackcap, Chiffchaff

Thurlestone Bay:- Great Northern Diver, 2 Manx Shearwater, Sanderling, Whimbrel, Puffin

South Huish:- 2 Barnacle Goose, 12 Teal, 2 Swallow, Sand Martin, 4 House Martin, 2 Wheatear, 3 Sedge Warbler, Reed Warbler, 4 Whitethroat

Aveton Gifford:- 3 Sedge Warbler, Blackcap, Chiffchaff, Willow Warbler

Sidbury:- 2 Dipper, 2 Grey Wagtail, 2 Siskin, 2 Blackcap, 5 Chiffchaff

Okehampton:- Raven, Hedgehog

St. Marychurch:- Blackcap, Chiffchaff ( m. ), 3 Holly Blue, 2 Orange Tip ( m., f. )

Noss Mayo:- Swallow, 4 Blackcap, 2 Chiffchaff, Holly Blue

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- 4 Swallow, House Martin, 2 Raven, 2 Blackcap, 2 Whitethroat, 2 Chiffchaff, 2 Orange Tip ( m. )

19.4.20, Tamar Estuary / Ernesettle:- 3 Swallow, 6 House Martin, Blackcap, Chiffchaff

Okehampton:- Raven, Blackcap, Hedgehog

Slapton:- Whimbrel, Common Sandpiper, Green Woodpecker, 50+ Swallow, 20+ Sand Martin, 2 House Martin, 4+ Blackcap, 2 Whitethroat, Sedge Warbler, 10+ Reed Warbler, 5+ Chiffchaff, Reed Bunting ( m. )

Slapton Village:- Stock Dove, Raven, Swallow, Whitethroat

Newton Ferrers:- Blackcap, Chiffchaff

Thurlestone:- Red Leg Partridge, 22 Swallow, House Martin, Blackcap, 2 Whitethroat, 2 Chiffchaff

Thurlestone Bay:- 2 Manx Shearwater, Whimbrel

South Huish:- 2 Barnacle Goose, Swallow, Wheatear, Yellow Wagtail

Aveton Gifford:- Whimbrel, 3 Greenshank, 2 Wheatear, 3 Redstart, Swallow, Blackcap, 2 Whitethroat, 2 Sedge Warbler, Chiffchaff, 3 Willow Warbler

Ilsington / Ramshorn Down:- 2 Green Woodpecker, 4 Swallow, 2 Raven, Mistle Thrush, 10+ Blackcap, 6+ Chiffchaff, 6+ Willow Warbler

Sidbury:- 8+ Siskin, 3 Blackcap,6  Chiffchaff, Willow Warbler, Holly Blue, Brimstone

Noss Mayo:- 2 Raven, 4 Mistle Thrush, Blackcap, 2 Chiffchaff, Slow Worm, Holly Blue, Orange Tip

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Tawny Owl, 3 Swallow, 2 Blackcap, 3 Chiffchaff, Orange Tip, 9 Hebrew Character Moth, 6 Common Quaker, Powdered Quaker

18.4.20,  The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Tawny Owl, 2 Swallow, Blackcap, Whitethroat, 3 Chiffchaff

Thurlestone Bay:- 22 Whimbrel, Yellow Leg Gull ( ad. ), Sandwich Tern

South Huish:- 4 Yellow Wagtail, 2 Wheatear

Thurlestone:- 2 Swift, 306 Swallow, 2 House Martin, 2 Blackcap, Whitethroat, Sedge Warbler, 3 Chiffchaff

Sidbury:- 12+ Swallow, Dipper, 4 Blackcap, 9 Chiffchaff, Goldcrest, 9 Siskin

 

17.4.20,  Okehampton:- 2 Raven

Rowden:- 2 Swallow

Noss Mayo:- 2 Raven, 3 Blackcap, 2 Chiffchaff

Thurlestone Bay:-13 Whimbrel, 3 Grey Plover,  Yellow Leg Gull ( ad. ), Little Tern

South Huish:- 2 Barnacle Goose, 14 Whimbrel, 3 Knot, 4 Dunlin, Sandwich Tern, 50 Swallow, 10 House Martin, 15 Sand Martin

Thurlestone:- 2 Green Woodpecker, 14 Swallow, 2 Blackcap, Whitethroat, 2 Chiffchaff

St. Marychurch:- Blackcap ( m. )

Sidbury:- 6 Swallow, 2+ House Martin, Grey Wagtail, 2 Blackcap, 4 Chiffchaff

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Tawny Owl, 3 Swallow, Raven, 2 Blackcap, 2 Chiffchaff, 2 March Moth, 3 Early Grey, 14 Hebrew Character, 12 Common Quaker, 3 Muslin Moth, 2 Dotted Border, Waved Umber, Small Quaker, 5 Shoulder Stripe, Nut Tree Tussock, Streamer, Brimstone Moth, Iron Prominent, Lychnis, Tawny Pinion, 2 Powdered Quaker, Mottled Pug

 

16.4.20,  nr. Exe Estuary:- WHITE TAILED EAGLE ( released bird from Isle Of Wight scheme, G274 )

Shaugh Prior:- RED KITE

Heavitree, Exeter:- Swift

Aveton Gifford:- Kingfisher, 2 Swallow

Thurlestone Bay:- Red Throated Diver, 121 Common Scoter, 89 Whimbrel, 2 Dunlin, 10 Sandwich Tern

Thurlestone:- 9 Swallow, Jay, Sedge Warbler, 3 Blackcap, Whitethroat, 2 Chiffchaff, Willow Warbler

Sidbury:- 6 Swallow, 2+ House Martin, Dipper, 2 Blackcap, 8 Chiffchaff, Stoat, 3 Roe Deer, Brimstone, 3 Orange Tip

Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, Jay, 4 Blackcap, 2 Chiffchaff, Holly Blue, Hummingbird Hawkmoth

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- 2 Tawny Owl, 3 Swallow, Raven, 3 Blackcap, Whitethroat, 4 Chiffchaff, Pipistrelle, Holly Blue, Orange Tip

Okehampton:- 2 Raven, Hedgehog, 3 Holly Blue

 

15.4.20, Aveton Gifford:- RED KITE ( 15:30 ), 7 Whimbrel, House Martin

Thurlestone Bay:- 3 Manx Shearwater, Red Breasted Merganser, 63 Common Scoter, 44 Whimbrel, 2 Sandwich Tern, Whitethroat

Thurlestone:- 2 Swallow

Efford Cemetery, Plymouth:- Green Woodpecker, Jay, Wheatear

Noss Mayo:- 4 Blackcap, 3 Chiffchaff

Bowcombe Creek:- 3 Greenshank, 4 Swallow, Raven, Blackcap, 2+ Chiffchaff

Sidbury:- 5 Swallow, Dipper, 3 Blackcap, 5 Chiffchaff, Orange Tip

Okehampton:- 2 Raven, 4 Hedgehog, Brimstone, Orange Tip

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- 4 Swallow, Raven, 2 Blackcap, 2 Chiffchaff, 13 Hebrew Character Moth, Early Grey, Purple Thorn, 4 Common Quaker

 

14.4.20, Aveton Gifford:- Sedge Warbler

Belstone Tor:- 4 Raven

East Ockment Farm:- Green Woodpecker

Thurlestone Bay:- 8 Whimbrel, 20 Bar Tailed Godwit

Thurlestone:- 3 Jay, 3 Wheatear, 3 Blackcap ( m. ), Whitethroat, Chiffchaff

Noss Mayo:- Raven, 4 Blackcap, 2 Chiffchaff

Cullever Steps, Dartmoor:- 2 Raven

Moor Gate:- Swallow

Oke Tor:- 2 Wheatear

Sidbury:- Swallow, 3 Blackcap, 7 Chiffchaff, Orange Tip

Okehampton:- 2 Raven, Blackcap ( f. ), Chiffchaff, Hedgehog, Orange Tip ( m. )

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Swallow, Raven, 2 Blackcap, Whitethroat, 2 Chiffchaff, Orange Tip ( m. )

 

13.4.20, Great Torrington:- Whitethroat ( m. )

South Milton Ley:- Reed Bunting

Thurlestone:- Whitethroat ( m. )

Thurlestone Bay:- Manx Shearwater, 3 Barnacle Goose, Turnstone, Sandwich Tern

St. Marychurch:- Blackcap, Chiffchaff

Sidbury:- 5 Swallow, 3 House Martin, 7 Chiffchaff ( also of interest, escaped Canary ), 2 Orange Tip

Noss Mayo:- Mistle Thrush, 3 Blackcap, Chiffchaff. Roe Deer

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- 3 Swallow, Raven, Blackcap, 2 Chiffchaff, Holly Blue, Orange Tip ( m. )

Ilsington / Haytor:- 3 Swallow, Raven, 3 Wheatear, 2 Blackcap, 2 Chiffchaff, 2 Willow Warbler, Common Lizard, 4 Orange Tip

Okehampton:- 2 Raven, Blackcap, Hedgehog, Orange Tip

 

12.4.20, Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, 3 Blackcap, 2 Chiffchaff

Thurlestone:- 2 Stock Dove, 9 Swallow, House Martin, 3 Jay, Mistle Thrush, 3 Blackcap ( m. ), Whitethroat, 2 Chiffchaff

Aveton Gifford:- 8 Whimbrel, Whitethroat

Hope Cove:- 41 Manx Shearwater, 6 Whimbrel, Arctic Skua

Thurlestone Bay:- Red Throated Diver, 6 Manx Shearwater, Common Scoter, 5 Turnstone, 4 Sandwich Tern

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- 6 Swallow, 2 Raven, 2 Blackcap, 2 Chiffchaff, Willow Warbler, Holly Blue

Sidbury:- Green Woodpecker, 4+ Swallow, Whitethroat ( m. ), 7 Chiffchaff, 2 Orange Tip

Okehampton:- Blackcap ( f. ), Hedgehog, Holly Blue

 

11.4.20, Chelston, Torquay:- 4 RED KITE, Green Woodpecker, Stock Dove, Swallow, 4 House Martin

Thurlestone:- STONE CURLEW ( in ploughed field ), 2 Swallow, 2 Jay, 2 Blackcap, 2 Chiffchaff

Thurlestone Bay:- 88 Manx Shearwater, 8 Sandwich Tern, 2 Common Tern

Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, Jay, 4 Blackcap, 3 Chiffchaff

Kingsbridge:- 7+ Swallow, 2+ Blackcap

Higher Compton, Plymouth:- Ringneck Parakeet ( over E. ), Holly Blue

Sidbury:- 4 Swallow, 4 Blackcap, 5 Chiffchaff, Goldcrest, 3 Orange Tip

Okehampton:- Raven, Blackcap ( f. ), Hedgehog, Brimstone

Denbury:- Swallow, Stoat, Weasel

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- 2 Swallow, Raven, 2 Blackcap, 3 Chiffchaff, 12 Hebrew Character Moth, 13 Common Quaker, 13 Early Grey, Red Chestnut, Early Tooth Striped, Waved Umber, Frosted Green, Water Carpet, Dotted Border, Lunar Marbled Brown

 

10.4.20, Plympton:- RED KITE ( 12:15, E. over Woodford )

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Stock Dove, Swallow, Raven, Blackcap, 2 Chiffchaff, 2 Orange Tip

Cockington:- 5 Swallow

Noss Mayo:- 2 Blackcap, 2 Chiffchaff

Winkleigh:- RED KITE (  10:30 )

St. Marychurch::- Tawny Owl ( m. ), Garden Warbler, Blackcap ( m. ), Chiffchaff ( m. )

Thurlestone:- Green Woodpecker, 3 Swallow, 2 Jay

Thurlestone Bay:- 11 Manx Shearwater, 35 Common Scoter, Mediterranean Gull, Sandwich Tern

Kingsbridge:- 3 Swallow

Aller Park, Newton Abbot:- 2 Blackcap ( m., f. ), Chiffchaff, Comma, Orange Tip ( m. )

Okehampton:- Tawny Owl, 2+ Raven, Grey Wagtail, 2 Blackcap ( m., f. ), 2 Hedgehog, Brimstone

Ilsington / Liverton:- 3 Green Woodpecker, 2 Stock Dove, Swallow, 2 Raven, Jay, 2 Mistle Thrush, 13 Blackcap ( m. ),12  Chiffchaff, Willow Warbler, 2 Goldcrest, 4 Siskin, Fox, 2 Brimstone, 2 Orange Tip

Sidbury:- 4 Swallow, Dipper, 4 Blackcap, 7 Chiffchaff, Holly Blue, 3 Orange Tip ( 2 m., f. )

Denbury:- 3 Stoat

 

9.4.20, Bowcombe / West Charleton:- OSPREY

Noss Mayo:- 2 Raven, Blackcap, 2 Chiffchaff

Thurlestone Bay:- Manx Shearwater

Aveton Gifford:- Pintail ( m. ), Swallow, Garden Warbler

Thurlestone:- Green Woodpecker, 4 Swallow, 3 Blackcap ( m. ), 2 Chiffchaff

Aller Park, Newton Abbot:- Blackcap ( m. )

Upcott, Winkleigh:- RED KITE (  10:15 )

Sidbury:- Swallow, House Martin, 2 Blackcap, 5 Chiffchaff, 2 Goldcrest, 2 Orange Tip

Okehampton:- 2+ Raven, Dipper, Grey Wagtail, Blackcap, Holly Blue

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Tawny Owl, Grey Wagtail, Chiffchaff, Goldcrest, Orange Tip, 2 Muslin Moth, 12 Hebrew Character, 11 Common Quaker, 2 Small Quaker, 4 Early Grey, Nut Tree Tussock, March Moth, Brindled Pug, Red Chestnut

 

8.4.20, Colaton Raleigh:- RED KITE

Rowden:- 3 Swallow

St. Marychurch:- 2 Chiffchaff ( m. ), Orange Tip ( m. )

Okehampton:- Tawny Owl, 3 Raven. Hedgehog

Thurlestone:- 3 Swallow, 4 Blackcap, Whitethroat, 4 Chiffchaff

Bolt Tail:- RED KITE ( 14:50, over S.E. ), 2 Red Throated Diver, 11 Common Scoter, 4 Sandwich Tern, Swallow

Thurlestone Bay:- 3 Manx Shearwater, 6 Common Scoter, 4 Sandwich Tern

Aveton Gifford:- 6 Swallow, 2 House Martin, Blackcap, Willow Warbler

Sidbury:- Swallow, 4 Blackcap, 6 Chiffchaff, Roe Deer, Brimstone, 4 Orange Tip, Comma

Noss Mayo:- 3 Blackcap, 2 Chiffchaff ( m. ), Roe Deer ( m. )

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- 3 Tawny Owl, Chiffchaff, Pipistrelle Bat

Higher Compton, Plymouth:- Orange Tip ( m. )

Aller Park, Newton Abbot:- Holly Blue, Comma, Orange Tip

Stoke / Warren, nr. Noss Mayo:- Hare, Weasel

 

7.4.20, Thurlestone Bay:- 4 Tufted Duck, Sandwich Tern

Kingsbridge Estuary:- Greenshank, Swallow

Thurlestone:- 2 Jay, 3+ Blackcap, 4 Chiffchaff, Willow Warbler

Noss Mayo:- Jay, 2 Blackcap, 2 Chiffchaff

River Tamar, Ernesettle:- OSPREY

Sidbury:- 2 Swallow, Dipper, Blackcap, 3 Chiffchaff, Goldcrest, 4 Roe Deer

Okehampton:- 2 Raven, 2 Hedgehog, Brimstone

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Raven, Blackcap ( m. ), 3 Chiffchaff ( m. ), Goldcrest, March Moth, Shoulder Stripe, 5 Common Quaker, 2 Early Grey, 5 Hebrew Character, Muslin Moth, Dotted Border, Brindled Pug

 

6.4.20, Thurlestone Bay:- 3 Sandwich Tern

Foresland Ledge:- Wheatear

Meldon Reservoir:- 2 Raven

nr. Dartmouth:- OSPREY ( River Dart )

Black-A-Tor Copse:- Raven, Grey Wagtail ( East Ockment River )

Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, 2 Raven, Jay, Mistle Thrush, 2 Blackcap, 2 Chiffchaff

St. Marychurch:- Blackcap ( m. ), Chiffchaff

Meldon  Quarry:- 2 Raven

Thurlestone:- Green Woodpecker, 2 Swallow, 2 Jay, 4+ Blackcap ( m. ), 4 Chiffchaff

Sidbury:- Green Woodpecker, 4+ Swallow, Blackcap, 6 Chiffchaff

Ilsington:- Green Woodpecker, Swallow, Mistle Thrush, Blackcap, Chiffchaff

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Stock Dove, Blackcap ( m. ), Chiffchaff ( m. ), Goldcrest, Comma

Okehampton:- 2 Raven, 2 Hedgehog

South Milton:- Blackcap, Chiffchaff, Hedgehog

Denbury:- 2 Hedgehog

 

5.4.20, Thurlestone:- Green Woodpecker, Swallow

Aveton Gifford:- 4 Teal, 5+ Greenshank, 3 Swallow, 3+ Blackcap, 10+ Chiffchaff, Willow Warbler

Thurlestone Bay:- 2 Great Northern Diver, 2 Red Throated Diver, 7 Manx Shearwater, 328 Common Scoter, Gadwall ( f. ), 10 Shoveler, 8 Teal, 41 Whimbrel, 6+ Arctic Skua, 12 Mediterranean Gull, 64+ Sandwich Tern

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Tawny Owl, Blackcap ( m. ), 3 Chiffchaff, Goldcrest

nr. Frogmore:- Sandwich Tern, 2 Swallow

Sidbury:- Blackcap, 8 Chiffchaff

Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, 5 Blackcap, 3 Chiffchaff, Roe Deer

Kingsbridge:- Sandwich Tern, Swallow, Blackcap ( m. ), Chiffchaff ( m. ), Holly Blue

Okehampton:- 2 Hedgehog

 

4.4.20, Woolfardisworthy:- RED KITE, 2 Mistle Thrush

Okehampton:- Tawny Owl, Hedgehog

Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, Mistle Thrush, Blackcap, 2 Chiffchaff

Aveton Gifford:-4 Swallow

Thurlestone:- 2 Green Woodpecker

Thurlestone Bay:- 93 Common Scoter, Eider ( m. ), 2 Gadwall, 6+ Sandwich Tern

Hope Cove:- 2 Great Northern Diver, Red Throated Diver, 7 Manx Shearwater, 80+ Common Scoter, Arctic Skua, 9 Mediterranean Gull, 5+ Sandwich Tern, 4 Swallow

Ilsington / Liverton:- Green Woodpekcer, 2 Raven, Jay, Swallow, 3 Blackcap, 7 Chiffchaff, Goldcrest, 3 Brimstone

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Blackcap ( m. ), 2 Chiffchaff, 9 Hebrew Character Moth, 2 Oak Beauty, 5 Common Quaker, Clouded Drab

Newton Abbot:- Green Woodpecker ( m. ), Chiffchaff, Brimstone ( m. )

Sidbury:- 2 Chiffchaff, Goldcrest, Comma

Topsham:- Holly Blue

 

3.4.20, The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- 3 Raven, 4+ Redwing ( over at night ), 3 Chiffchaff, Goldcrest

Aveton Gifford:- Pintail ( m. )

Thurlestone:- Green Woodpecker, Wheatear, 4 Chiffchaff

Thurlestone Bay:- 2+ Great Northern Diver, 2+ Mediterranean Gull, 2 Sandwich Tern

Dartmouth:- Willow Warbler

Yelverton:- Tawny Owl, Mistle Thrush, 2 Chiffchaff

Sidbury:- Blackcap, 3 Chiffchaff, 3 Marsh Tit

Okehampton:- 2 Raven, 2 Hedgehog

 

2.4.20, St. Marychurch:- OSPREY ( 10:50, over N. )

Torquay:- Black Redstart ( bowling green nr. Grand Hotel )

Kingsbridge:- Chiffchaff ( m. )

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- 3 Raven, 2 Chiffchaff

Barnstaple:- Black Redstart

Thurlestone:- Dunlin, 8 Mediterranean Gull, Green Woodpecker, 5+ Wheatear, 3 Chiffchaff

Thurlestone Bay:- Common Scoter

Noss Mayo:- 4 Roe Deer

Totnes:- Stoat

Okehampton:- 2 Hedgehog

 

1.4.20, Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, 2 Blackcap, 3 Chiffchaff

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Tawny Owl, Raven, 2 Chiffchaff

Hatherleigh:- 2 Barn Owl

Teignmouth:- OSPREY

Aveton Gifford:- Greenshank, Common Sandpiper, Green Woodpecker, Raven, Mistle Thrush, Grey Wagtail, 2 Blackcap, Goldcrest, Firecrest, Reed Bunting

Thurlestone Bay:- Great Northern Diver, Red Throated Diver, 4 Common Scoter, 4 Rock Pipit

Bolt Tail:- Wheatear

South Huish:- Wigeon ( f. ), 36 Teal, Ringed Plover, White Wagtail

Thurlestone:- Green Woodpecker, 2 Mistle Thrush

Okehampton:- Tawny Owl, Raven, Hedgehog

 

31.3.20, Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, 2 Blackcap, Chiffchaff

Hatherleigh:- Barn Owl

Aller Park, Newton Abbot:- Green Woodpecker, Blackcap, Chiffchaff

Barnstaple:- Black Redstart ( m. )

Aveton Gifford:- Pintail ( m. ), Kingfisher, Swallow, 2 Mistle Thrush, 2 Blackcap, 6 Chiffchaff, Goldcrest, Firecrest

Thurlestone Bay:- 2 Great Northern Diver, Red Throated Diver, 24 Common Scoter, Mediterranean Gull

South Huish:- Little Ringed Plover, Ringed Plover, Bar Tailed Godwit

Thurlestone:- 2 Green Woodpecker, Wheatear ( m. )

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Tawny Owl, 4 Chiffchaff, Goldcrest

Lower Compton, Plymouth:- 2 Jay, Blackcap ( m. )

nr. Ledstone:- Merlin

Okehampton:- Hedgehog

 

30.3.20, The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- RED KITE ( 15:05, over S. ), 2 Chiffchaff, Goldcrest

Hatherleigh:- 2 Barn Owl

Barnstaple:- Black Redstart ( m. )

Kingsbridge:- Blackcap ( f. )

Plymouth:- 10+ Ringneck Parakeet ( Outland Rd. )

Scary Tor:- Grey Wagtail ( East Ockment River )

Halstock Woods:- Green Woodpecker

Cullever Steps:- Grey Wagtail ( East Ockment River )

Okehampton:- Raven, 2 Hedgehog

29.3.20, Noss Mayo:- Raven, 2 Blackcap, 2 Chiffchaff

Barnstaple:- Black Redstart ( m. )

Plymstock:- Ringneck Parakeet, Blackcap ( m. )

Hatherleigh:- Barn Owl

Thurlestone Bay:- 2 Great Northern Diver,  3 Red Throated Diver, 9 Common Scoter

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Tawny Owl, 2 Stock Dove, 2 Chiffchaff

Exmouth:- Blackcap ( m. , also of interest, escaped parrot briefly on garden feeder )

Okehampton:- Raven, 3 Hedgehog

28.3.20, Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, 2 Raven, 2 Jay, 2 Blackcap, 2 Chiffchaff

St. Marychurch:- OSPREY ( 11:55, over N. )

Thurlestone:- Green Woodpecker, Cirl Bunting

Thurlestone Bay:- 3 Red Throated Diver, 3 Manx Shearwater, Mediterranean Gull, 5 Sandwich Tern, Wheatear

Okehampton:- Hedgehog

 

27.3.20, Bratton Fleming:- 2 RED KITE ( 09:10, over S. )

Lower Compton, Plymouth:- Jay, Chiffchaff

Plymstock:- 2 Ringneck Parakeet

Thurlestone:- 2 Green Woodpecker, Blackcap ( f. ), 3 Chiffchaff

Thurlestone Bay:- 2 Great Northern Diver, Red Throated Diver, 4 Manx Shearwater, 8 Mediterranean Gull

Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, 2 Blackcap ( m. ), 2 Chiffchaff ( m. )

Ilsington:- 30+ Golden Plover, Redwing

Sidbury:- 2 Dipper, Grey Wagtail, 6 Chiffchaff, 3 Roe Deer

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Chiffchaff, Goldcrest, 11 Hebrew Character Moth, 7 Common Quaker, 3 Small Quaker

Okehampton:- Tawny Owl, 2 Raven, 2 Hedgehog

26.3.20, Ashburton:- Blackcap ( m. ), Grey Wagtail

Hatherleigh:- Barn Owl

Thurlestone:- Stock Dove, Cirl Bunting

Aveton Gifford:- 3 House Martin, Grey Wagtail

Thurlestone Bay:- 2 Great Northern Diver, Red Throated Diver, 8 Manx Shearwater, 27 Common Scoter, 11 Mediterranean Gull

Ilsington / East Lounston:- 2 Green Woodpecker, Raven, 2 Mistle Thrush, Grey Wagtail, Blackcap ( m. ), 6 Chiffchaff, 3 Goldcrest, 4+ Siskin

Sidbury:- 4 Chiffchaff

Okehampton:- Hedgehog

 

25.3.20, Ashburton:- Blackcap ( m. )

Okehampton:- Tawny Owl, 2 Raven, Chiffchaff, Hedgehog

Topsham:- Blackcap ( m. )

Noss Mayo:- Blackcap ( m. ), 2 Chiffchaff ( m. )

Thurlestone:- 3 Chiffchaff, Willow Warbler, Cirl Bunting

Thurlestone Bay:- 3 Great Northern Diver, Red Throated Diver, 2 Black Throated Diver, 4 Common Scoter

Sidbury:- 2 Grey Wagtail, 4 Chiffchaff

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Raven, 3 Chiffchaff, March Moth, 3 Early Grey, 2 Oak Beauty, Early Thorn, 12 Hebrew Character, 3 Small Quaker, 8 Common Quaker

 

24.3.20, South Huish:- 2 GARGANEY ( m., f. ), 2 White Wagtail

Modbury:- Chiffchaff ( m. )

Noss Mayo:- Mistle Thrush

Exe Estuary:- OSPREY

Blackdown Rings:- Green Woodpecker, 2+ Chiffchaff

Aveton Gifford:- 2 Greenshank

Okehampton:- 2 Raven, Hedgehog

St. Marychurch:- 2 Raven, 3 Blackcap ( m. )

Sidbury:- Grey Wagtail, 4 Chiffchaff

Ilsington / Bag Tor / Rippon Tor / Halsanger:- 30+ Golden Plover, Snipe, 2 Green Woodpecker, 2 Mistle Thrush, 5+ Chiffchaff, Goldcrest, Siskin, Roe Deer, Brimstone

 

23.3.20, South Huish:- 2 GARGANEY ( m., f., in rear channel ), 50+ Teal, 20+ Wigeon, 5 Shoveler, Ruff, Black Tailed Godwit, Raven, 3+ Chiffchaff, Firecrest

South Milton:- 2 Stock Dove, Jay

Beesands:- RING NECK DUCK ( m. ), 30+ Tufted Duck, Scaup ( m. ), 2 Gadwall

Slapton:- Great Northern Diver ( Lower Ley ), 40+ Tufted Duck, Snipe, Mediterranean Gull ( ad. ), 2+ Cetti's Warbler ( also of interest, Black Swan )

Bowcombe Creek:- 2 Red Breasted Merganser, Kingfisher

Lopwell / Maristow:- Common Sandpiper, Stock Dove, 4 Raven, Blackcap, 2 Chiffchaff, 2 Marsh Tit

Mansands:- BLUE WINGED TEAL ( m. )

Hatch Bridge, Loddiswell:- 19 Sand Martin

Hope Cove:- Short Eared Owl

Thurlestone Bay:- Great Northern Diver, 2 Red Throated Diver

Sidmouth:- 2 Turnstone, Grey Wagtail

Okehampton:- 2 Raven, Hedgehog

 

22.3.20, Dawlish Warren:- KENTISH PLOVER ( f., on the Bight ), Ringed Plover

Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, 2 Jay, Blackcap ( m. )

South Huish:- CATTLE EGRET, 2 Avocet, Ruff, 2 Black Tailed Godwit, 25 Wigeon, 30 Teal, 5 Shoveler, 5 Chiffchaff

Thurlestone Bay:- Manx Shearwater, Great Northern Diver

Ilsington / East Lounston / Liverton:- RED KITE, 120 Golden Plover, 2 Green Woodpecker, 3 Raven, 2 Mistle Thrush, 10+ Redwing, 5 Chiffchaff, Goldcrest

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Tawny Owl

Hatherleigh:- Barn Owl

Bowcombe Creek:- 5 Red Breasted Merganser ( 2 m., 3 f. )

Moretonhampstead:- 4 Redwing

21.3.20, South Huish:- 25 Wigeon, 20 Teal, 2 Shoveler, 2 Avocet

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Blackcap ( m. )

Okehampton:- Tawny Owl, 2 Raven

Powderham Marsh:- GREEN WINGED TEAL ( m. ), Scaup ( m. ), Marsh Harrier ( f. ), 2 Little Ringed Plover, 250 Golden Plover, Ruff, 50 Sand Martin, 6 Reed Bunting, 2 Cirl Bunting ( also of interest, presumed escape Snow Goose )

Exminster Marshes:- 50 Sand Martin

Labrador Bay:- SURF SCOTER ( m. ), Velvet Scoter ( m. )

Mansands:- BLUE WINGED TEAL ( m. )

Saltram / Plym Estuary:- Red Crested Pochard ( f., on duck pond ), 3 Goosander ( m., 2 f. ), Avocet ( Blaxton Meadow ), Greenshank, Blackcap ( m. )

Hope Cove:- Sandwich Tern

Thurlestone Bay:- 5 Manx Shearwater, 10 Common Scoter, 20 Shoveler, Teal, 9 Bar Tailed Godwit, Ruff, Dunlin, 3 Turnstone, 5 Grey Plover, 2 Lapwing, Whimbrel, Puffin

20.3.20, South Huish:- 30+ Teal, Wheatear, 2 White Wagtail

Okehampton:- Tawny Owl, 2 Raven

Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, Blackcap ( m. )

Slapton Village:- Stock Dove, 2 Raven,  Mistle Thrush

Labrador Bay:- SURF SCOTER ( m. ), Velvet Scoter ( m. )

Hatherleigh:- Barn Owl

St. Marychurch:- 2 Raven, Blackcap ( m. )

 

19.3.20, Powderham Marsh:- GREEN WINGED TEAL ( m. ), Sand Martin, Willow Warbler

Beesands:- RING NECK DUCK ( m. )

Great Torrington:- Siskin

Mansands:- BLUE WINGED TEAL ( m. )

Noss Mayo:- Blackcap ( m. )

Labrador Bay:- SURF SCOTER ( m. ), Velvet Scoter ( m. ), Green Woodpecker, Swallow, Chiffchaff, Cirl Bunting

Kingsbridge:- Red Breasted Merganser ( m. )

Okehampton:- Tawny Owl, 4 Raven

 

18.3.20, Powderham Marsh:- GREEN WINGED TEAL ( m. ), Scaup ( m. )

Plympton:- Raven, Grey Wagtail, Siskin

Beesands:- RING NECK DUCK ( m. ), 2 Wheatear

Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, 2 Blackcap ( m. )

Hatherleigh:- 2 Barn Owl

Budleigh Salterton:- Swallow

Mansands:- BLUE WINGED TEAL ( m. )

Kingsbridge:- Red Breasted Merganser

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Tawny Owl, 3 Early Grey Moth, Oak Beauty, 2 Hebrew Character

17.3.20, Labrador Bay:- SURF SCOTER ( m. ), Velvet Scoter ( m. ), Green Woodpecker, 4+ Cirl Bunting

Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker

Beesands:- RING NECK DUCK ( m. ), 5 Wheatear

Saltram:- 10 CATTLE EGRET, 2+ Ringneck Parakeet

Prawle Point:- 4 Wheatear, Chiffchaff, 3 Cirl Bunting

Powderham Marsh:- GREEN WINGED TEAL ( m. )

16.3.20, Mansands:- BLUE WINGED TEAL ( m. )

Slapton:- Pochard ( f. ), Goldeneye ( m. ), Gadwall ( m. ), 10+ Tufted Duck, 4 Wheatear, Chiffchaff

Prawle Point:- 6+ Wheatear

Ledstone:- Tawny Owl

Noss Mayo:- 2 Raven, 2 Jay, Mistle Thrush, Blackcap ( m. )

Powderham Marsh:- GREEN WINGED TEAL ( m. ), Scaup ( m. ), Ruff, Mediterranean Gull ( ad., s/pl. )

St. Marychurch:- 5 Raven

Exminster Marshes:- 2 Shoveler, Teal, Lapwing, 2 Cettis Warbler, 3 Chiffchaff

Great Torrington:- 2 Raven

Dartmouth:- 2 Wheatear

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Tawny Owl

25.4.20, Plymbridge Woods:- RED KITE

Great Torrington:- 4 House Martin

Thurlestone:- 60 Swallow, 2 House Martin, 9 Sand Martin, 3 Blackcap, 3 Sedge Warbler, 2 Reed Warbler, 3 Chiffchaff

South Huish:- 8 Whimbrel, 2 Wheatear, Sedge Warbler, Whitethroat

Thurlestone Bay:- Great Northern Diver, 2 Bar Tailed Godwit, 3 Sandwich Tern

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- 4+ Swallow, 3 Blackcap, Whitethroat, 2 Chiffchaff, Orange Tip

Ilsington / Yarner Woods:- Green Woodpecker, 4 Swallow, 2 Jay, 2 Mistle Thrush, Grey Wagtail, 8+ Blackcap, 2 Garden Warbler, 6+ Chiffchaff, 5+ Willow Warbler, 3 Goldcrest, Pied Flycatcher, Roe Deer

Bovey Tracey / Yarner Woods:- 2 Mandarin, Redstart, 2 Tree Pipit, 4 Blackcap, 2 Goldcrest, 4 Pied Flycatcher, 4 Siskin, 2 Stoat, 2 Adder

 

24.4.20, North Molton:- RED KITE

Cockington Valley, Torquay:- Whitethroat

Thurlestone Bay:- Great Skua

South Huish:- 3 Teal, Little Ringed Plover, 23+  Whimbrel, 3 Swallow, 2 Whitethroat, 4 Sedge Warbler

Okehampton:- 2 Raven, Orange Tip

Sidbury:- 10 Swallow, 4 House Martin, 2 Blackcap, Whitethroat, 5 Chiffchaff, 2 Siskin

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Tawny Owl,  6+ Swallow, 2 Blackcap, 3 Whitethroat, 2 Chiffchaff, Holly Blue, 4+ Orange Tip, 3 Muslin Moth, 13 Hebrew Character, 12 Common Quaker, Powdered Quaker, Flame Shoulder, Swallow Prominent, Scalloped Hazel, 3 Streamer,

Scorched Carpet, 2 Nut Tree Tussock, Red Twin Spot Carpet, 3 Frosted Green, Flame Carpet, Ash Pug, 3 Brindled Pug, Shoulder Stripe

23.4.20, East Mill Tor:- Wheatear

Aveton Gifford:- RED KITE ( 08:30 ), 11 House Martin, Mistle Thrush ( m. )

Thurlestone Bay:- Shoveler ( m. ), 2 Whimbrel

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- 2 Tawny Owl,  2 Swallow, Raven, 3 Blackcap, 2 Whitethroat, 3 Chiffchaff, Holly Blue, 2 Orange Tip ( m. )

Kingsbridge / West Charleton:- RED KITE ( 13:00 ), 6 Whimbrel, Common Sandpiper, 2 Swallow, 2 Raven, 2 Blackcap, Whitethroat, Sedge Warbler, 3+ Reed Warbler, 2 Chiffchaff, Reed Bunting ( f. ), Painted Lady, Holly Blue, Orange Tip

Okehampton:- 2 Raven, 2 Holly Blue, Orange Tip

St. Marychurch:- Blackcap ( m. ), 12+ Orange Tip, 3 Holly Blue

Sidbury:- 8 Swallow, 2 House Martin, 4 Blackcap, 4+ Whitethroat, 6 Chiffchaff, 3 Orange Tip

Taw Head, Dartmoor:- Red Deer

 

22.4.20, Meldon Woods:- 3 Pied Flycatcher

Noss Mayo:- 2 Swallow

Thurlestone Bay:- 3 Common Scoter, 2 Arctic Tern

Thurlestone:- Hobby, 12 Whimbrel, Green Woodpecker, 8 Swallow, House Martin, Sand Martin, 4 Wheatear, Blackcap, Whitethroat, Chiffchaff

Aveton Gifford:- Hobby, 2 Swift, Blackcap, Chiffchaff, Willow Warbler

Lower Compton, Plymouth:- Jay, 2 Blackcap ( m., f. ), Chiffchaff

Okehampton:- Raven, Blackcap ( f. ), Hedgehog, Brimstone, Orange Tip

Clearbrook:- Cuckoo, Adder

Kingsbridge:- 2 Greenshank, 4+ Swallow, 2+ Blackcap, Whitethroat, 2+ Chiffchaff, 3+ Holly Blue, 3+ Orange Tip, Brimstone

South Huish:- 2 Barnacle Goose, 6 Teal, 21 Whimbrel, Wheatear, 4 Sedge Warbler, Whitethroat, 3 Chiffchaff, Fox

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Tawny Owl,  4 Swallow, 2 Raven, 2 Blackcap, Whitethroat, 3 Chiffchaff, Orange Tip ( m. ), Brimstone Moth, 10 Hebrew Character, 7 Common Quaker, Flame Shoulder, 6 Muslin Moth, Waved Umber, Powdered Quaker, 2 Pebble Prominent, 2 Streamer, Water Carpet, Early Grey, Lunar Marbled Brown, Frosted Green

Aller Park, Newton Abbot:- Orange Tip ( m. ), Cinnabar Moth

 

21.4.20, Roborough Down:- Cuckoo, 2 Swallow, 10 Willow Warbler

Thurlestone Bay:- 2 Common Scoter, Bar Tailed Godwit, 41 Whimbrel, Marsh Harrier, 3 Sandwich Tern, Rock Pipit

South Huish:- 2 Barnacle Goose, Snipe, Swift, 15 Swallow, 2 House Martin, Sand Martin, 2 Wheatear, White Wagtail, 2 Sedge Warbler

Aveton Gifford:- Tawny Owl, Swift

Rowden:- 2 Swallow

Sidbury:- 6 Swallow, 4 House Martin, 4 Blackcap, 3 Whitethroat, 7 Chiffchaff, 6 Orange Tip

Noss Mayo:- 2 Raven, 4 Blackcap, 2 Chiffchaff, Holly Blue, Orange Tip

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- 3 Tawny Owl,  2 Swallow, Raven, 2 Blackcap, Whitethroat, 2 Chiffchaff, Orange Tip ( m. )

 

20.4.20, Noss Nayo coast path, Stoke / Warren:- 2 Wheatear, 3 Whitethroat

Plymstock:- Ringneck Parakeet, 2 Blackcap, Chiffchaff

Thurlestone Bay:- Great Northern Diver, 2 Manx Shearwater, Sanderling, Whimbrel, Puffin

South Huish:- 2 Barnacle Goose, 12 Teal, 2 Swallow, Sand Martin, 4 House Martin, 2 Wheatear, 3 Sedge Warbler, Reed Warbler, 4 Whitethroat

Aveton Gifford:- 3 Sedge Warbler, Blackcap, Chiffchaff, Willow Warbler

Sidbury:- 2 Dipper, 2 Grey Wagtail, 2 Siskin, 2 Blackcap, 5 Chiffchaff

Okehampton:- Raven, Hedgehog

St. Marychurch:- Blackcap, Chiffchaff ( m. ), 3 Holly Blue, 2 Orange Tip ( m., f. )

Noss Mayo:- Swallow, 4 Blackcap, 2 Chiffchaff, Holly Blue

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- 4 Swallow, House Martin, 2 Raven, 2 Blackcap, 2 Whitethroat, 2 Chiffchaff, 2 Orange Tip ( m. )

19.4.20, Tamar Estuary / Ernesettle:- 3 Swallow, 6 House Martin, Blackcap, Chiffchaff

Okehampton:- Raven, Blackcap, Hedgehog

Slapton:- Whimbrel, Common Sandpiper, Green Woodpecker, 50+ Swallow, 20+ Sand Martin, 2 House Martin, 4+ Blackcap, 2 Whitethroat, Sedge Warbler, 10+ Reed Warbler, 5+ Chiffchaff, Reed Bunting ( m. )

Slapton Village:- Stock Dove, Raven, Swallow, Whitethroat

Newton Ferrers:- Blackcap, Chiffchaff

Thurlestone:- Red Leg Partridge, 22 Swallow, House Martin, Blackcap, 2 Whitethroat, 2 Chiffchaff

Thurlestone Bay:- 2 Manx Shearwater, Whimbrel

South Huish:- 2 Barnacle Goose, Swallow, Wheatear, Yellow Wagtail

Aveton Gifford:- Whimbrel, 3 Greenshank, 2 Wheatear, 3 Redstart, Swallow, Blackcap, 2 Whitethroat, 2 Sedge Warbler, Chiffchaff, 3 Willow Warbler

Ilsington / Ramshorn Down:- 2 Green Woodpecker, 4 Swallow, 2 Raven, Mistle Thrush, 10+ Blackcap, 6+ Chiffchaff, 6+ Willow Warbler

Sidbury:- 8+ Siskin, 3 Blackcap,6  Chiffchaff, Willow Warbler, Holly Blue, Brimstone

Noss Mayo:- 2 Raven, 4 Mistle Thrush, Blackcap, 2 Chiffchaff, Slow Worm, Holly Blue, Orange Tip

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Tawny Owl, 3 Swallow, 2 Blackcap, 3 Chiffchaff, Orange Tip, 9 Hebrew Character Moth, 6 Common Quaker, Powdered Quaker

18.4.20,  The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Tawny Owl, 2 Swallow, Blackcap, Whitethroat, 3 Chiffchaff

Thurlestone Bay:- 22 Whimbrel, Yellow Leg Gull ( ad. ), Sandwich Tern

South Huish:- 4 Yellow Wagtail, 2 Wheatear

Thurlestone:- 2 Swift, 306 Swallow, 2 House Martin, 2 Blackcap, Whitethroat, Sedge Warbler, 3 Chiffchaff

Sidbury:- 12+ Swallow, Dipper, 4 Blackcap, 9 Chiffchaff, Goldcrest, 9 Siskin

 

17.4.20,  Okehampton:- 2 Raven

Rowden:- 2 Swallow

Noss Mayo:- 2 Raven, 3 Blackcap, 2 Chiffchaff

Thurlestone Bay:-13 Whimbrel, 3 Grey Plover,  Yellow Leg Gull ( ad. ), Little Tern

South Huish:- 2 Barnacle Goose, 14 Whimbrel, 3 Knot, 4 Dunlin, Sandwich Tern, 50 Swallow, 10 House Martin, 15 Sand Martin

Thurlestone:- 2 Green Woodpecker, 14 Swallow, 2 Blackcap, Whitethroat, 2 Chiffchaff

St. Marychurch:- Blackcap ( m. )

Sidbury:- 6 Swallow, 2+ House Martin, Grey Wagtail, 2 Blackcap, 4 Chiffchaff

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Tawny Owl, 3 Swallow, Raven, 2 Blackcap, 2 Chiffchaff, 2 March Moth, 3 Early Grey, 14 Hebrew Character, 12 Common Quaker, 3 Muslin Moth, 2 Dotted Border, Waved Umber, Small Quaker, 5 Shoulder Stripe, Nut Tree Tussock, Streamer, Brimstone Moth, Iron Prominent, Lychnis, Tawny Pinion, 2 Powdered Quaker, Mottled Pug

 

16.4.20,  nr. Exe Estuary:- WHITE TAILED EAGLE ( released bird from Isle Of Wight scheme, G274 )

Shaugh Prior:- RED KITE

Heavitree, Exeter:- Swift

Aveton Gifford:- Kingfisher, 2 Swallow

Thurlestone Bay:- Red Throated Diver, 121 Common Scoter, 89 Whimbrel, 2 Dunlin, 10 Sandwich Tern

Thurlestone:- 9 Swallow, Jay, Sedge Warbler, 3 Blackcap, Whitethroat, 2 Chiffchaff, Willow Warbler

Sidbury:- 6 Swallow, 2+ House Martin, Dipper, 2 Blackcap, 8 Chiffchaff, Stoat, 3 Roe Deer, Brimstone, 3 Orange Tip

Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, Jay, 4 Blackcap, 2 Chiffchaff, Holly Blue, Hummingbird Hawkmoth

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- 2 Tawny Owl, 3 Swallow, Raven, 3 Blackcap, Whitethroat, 4 Chiffchaff, Pipistrelle, Holly Blue, Orange Tip

Okehampton:- 2 Raven, Hedgehog, 3 Holly Blue

 

15.4.20, Aveton Gifford:- RED KITE ( 15:30 ), 7 Whimbrel, House Martin

Thurlestone Bay:- 3 Manx Shearwater, Red Breasted Merganser, 63 Common Scoter, 44 Whimbrel, 2 Sandwich Tern, Whitethroat

Thurlestone:- 2 Swallow

Efford Cemetery, Plymouth:- Green Woodpecker, Jay, Wheatear

Noss Mayo:- 4 Blackcap, 3 Chiffchaff

Bowcombe Creek:- 3 Greenshank, 4 Swallow, Raven, Blackcap, 2+ Chiffchaff

Sidbury:- 5 Swallow, Dipper, 3 Blackcap, 5 Chiffchaff, Orange Tip

Okehampton:- 2 Raven, 4 Hedgehog, Brimstone, Orange Tip

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- 4 Swallow, Raven, 2 Blackcap, 2 Chiffchaff, 13 Hebrew Character Moth, Early Grey, Purple Thorn, 4 Common Quaker

 

14.4.20, Aveton Gifford:- Sedge Warbler

Belstone Tor:- 4 Raven

East Ockment Farm:- Green Woodpecker

Thurlestone Bay:- 8 Whimbrel, 20 Bar Tailed Godwit

Thurlestone:- 3 Jay, 3 Wheatear, 3 Blackcap ( m. ), Whitethroat, Chiffchaff

Noss Mayo:- Raven, 4 Blackcap, 2 Chiffchaff

Cullever Steps, Dartmoor:- 2 Raven

Moor Gate:- Swallow

Oke Tor:- 2 Wheatear

Sidbury:- Swallow, 3 Blackcap, 7 Chiffchaff, Orange Tip

Okehampton:- 2 Raven, Blackcap ( f. ), Chiffchaff, Hedgehog, Orange Tip ( m. )

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Swallow, Raven, 2 Blackcap, Whitethroat, 2 Chiffchaff, Orange Tip ( m. )

 

13.4.20, Great Torrington:- Whitethroat ( m. )

South Milton Ley:- Reed Bunting

Thurlestone:- Whitethroat ( m. )

Thurlestone Bay:- Manx Shearwater, 3 Barnacle Goose, Turnstone, Sandwich Tern

St. Marychurch:- Blackcap, Chiffchaff

Sidbury:- 5 Swallow, 3 House Martin, 7 Chiffchaff ( also of interest, escaped Canary ), 2 Orange Tip

Noss Mayo:- Mistle Thrush, 3 Blackcap, Chiffchaff. Roe Deer

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- 3 Swallow, Raven, Blackcap, 2 Chiffchaff, Holly Blue, Orange Tip ( m. )

Ilsington / Haytor:- 3 Swallow, Raven, 3 Wheatear, 2 Blackcap, 2 Chiffchaff, 2 Willow Warbler, Common Lizard, 4 Orange Tip

Okehampton:- 2 Raven, Blackcap, Hedgehog, Orange Tip

 

12.4.20, Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, 3 Blackcap, 2 Chiffchaff

Thurlestone:- 2 Stock Dove, 9 Swallow, House Martin, 3 Jay, Mistle Thrush, 3 Blackcap ( m. ), Whitethroat, 2 Chiffchaff

Aveton Gifford:- 8 Whimbrel, Whitethroat

Hope Cove:- 41 Manx Shearwater, 6 Whimbrel, Arctic Skua

Thurlestone Bay:- Red Throated Diver, 6 Manx Shearwater, Common Scoter, 5 Turnstone, 4 Sandwich Tern

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- 6 Swallow, 2 Raven, 2 Blackcap, 2 Chiffchaff, Willow Warbler, Holly Blue

Sidbury:- Green Woodpecker, 4+ Swallow, Whitethroat ( m. ), 7 Chiffchaff, 2 Orange Tip

Okehampton:- Blackcap ( f. ), Hedgehog, Holly Blue

 

11.4.20, Chelston, Torquay:- 4 RED KITE, Green Woodpecker, Stock Dove, Swallow, 4 House Martin

Thurlestone:- STONE CURLEW ( in ploughed field ), 2 Swallow, 2 Jay, 2 Blackcap, 2 Chiffchaff

Thurlestone Bay:- 88 Manx Shearwater, 8 Sandwich Tern, 2 Common Tern

Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, Jay, 4 Blackcap, 3 Chiffchaff

Kingsbridge:- 7+ Swallow, 2+ Blackcap

Higher Compton, Plymouth:- Ringneck Parakeet ( over E. ), Holly Blue

Sidbury:- 4 Swallow, 4 Blackcap, 5 Chiffchaff, Goldcrest, 3 Orange Tip

Okehampton:- Raven, Blackcap ( f. ), Hedgehog, Brimstone

Denbury:- Swallow, Stoat, Weasel

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- 2 Swallow, Raven, 2 Blackcap, 3 Chiffchaff, 12 Hebrew Character Moth, 13 Common Quaker, 13 Early Grey, Red Chestnut, Early Tooth Striped, Waved Umber, Frosted Green, Water Carpet, Dotted Border, Lunar Marbled Brown

 

10.4.20, Plympton:- RED KITE ( 12:15, E. over Woodford )

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Stock Dove, Swallow, Raven, Blackcap, 2 Chiffchaff, 2 Orange Tip

Cockington:- 5 Swallow

Noss Mayo:- 2 Blackcap, 2 Chiffchaff

Winkleigh:- RED KITE (  10:30 )

St. Marychurch::- Tawny Owl ( m. ), Garden Warbler, Blackcap ( m. ), Chiffchaff ( m. )

Thurlestone:- Green Woodpecker, 3 Swallow, 2 Jay

Thurlestone Bay:- 11 Manx Shearwater, 35 Common Scoter, Mediterranean Gull, Sandwich Tern

Kingsbridge:- 3 Swallow

Aller Park, Newton Abbot:- 2 Blackcap ( m., f. ), Chiffchaff, Comma, Orange Tip ( m. )

Okehampton:- Tawny Owl, 2+ Raven, Grey Wagtail, 2 Blackcap ( m., f. ), 2 Hedgehog, Brimstone

Ilsington / Liverton:- 3 Green Woodpecker, 2 Stock Dove, Swallow, 2 Raven, Jay, 2 Mistle Thrush, 13 Blackcap ( m. ),12  Chiffchaff, Willow Warbler, 2 Goldcrest, 4 Siskin, Fox, 2 Brimstone, 2 Orange Tip

Sidbury:- 4 Swallow, Dipper, 4 Blackcap, 7 Chiffchaff, Holly Blue, 3 Orange Tip ( 2 m., f. )

Denbury:- 3 Stoat

 

9.4.20, Bowcombe / West Charleton:- OSPREY

Noss Mayo:- 2 Raven, Blackcap, 2 Chiffchaff

Thurlestone Bay:- Manx Shearwater

Aveton Gifford:- Pintail ( m. ), Swallow, Garden Warbler

Thurlestone:- Green Woodpecker, 4 Swallow, 3 Blackcap ( m. ), 2 Chiffchaff

Aller Park, Newton Abbot:- Blackcap ( m. )

Upcott, Winkleigh:- RED KITE (  10:15 )

Sidbury:- Swallow, House Martin, 2 Blackcap, 5 Chiffchaff, 2 Goldcrest, 2 Orange Tip

Okehampton:- 2+ Raven, Dipper, Grey Wagtail, Blackcap, Holly Blue

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Tawny Owl, Grey Wagtail, Chiffchaff, Goldcrest, Orange Tip, 2 Muslin Moth, 12 Hebrew Character, 11 Common Quaker, 2 Small Quaker, 4 Early Grey, Nut Tree Tussock, March Moth, Brindled Pug, Red Chestnut

 

8.4.20, Colaton Raleigh:- RED KITE

Rowden:- 3 Swallow

St. Marychurch:- 2 Chiffchaff ( m. ), Orange Tip ( m. )

Okehampton:- Tawny Owl, 3 Raven. Hedgehog

Thurlestone:- 3 Swallow, 4 Blackcap, Whitethroat, 4 Chiffchaff

Bolt Tail:- RED KITE ( 14:50, over S.E. ), 2 Red Throated Diver, 11 Common Scoter, 4 Sandwich Tern, Swallow

Thurlestone Bay:- 3 Manx Shearwater, 6 Common Scoter, 4 Sandwich Tern

Aveton Gifford:- 6 Swallow, 2 House Martin, Blackcap, Willow Warbler

Sidbury:- Swallow, 4 Blackcap, 6 Chiffchaff, Roe Deer, Brimstone, 4 Orange Tip, Comma

Noss Mayo:- 3 Blackcap, 2 Chiffchaff ( m. ), Roe Deer ( m. )

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- 3 Tawny Owl, Chiffchaff, Pipistrelle Bat

Higher Compton, Plymouth:- Orange Tip ( m. )

Aller Park, Newton Abbot:- Holly Blue, Comma, Orange Tip

Stoke / Warren, nr. Noss Mayo:- Hare, Weasel

 

7.4.20, Thurlestone Bay:- 4 Tufted Duck, Sandwich Tern

Kingsbridge Estuary:- Greenshank, Swallow

Thurlestone:- 2 Jay, 3+ Blackcap, 4 Chiffchaff, Willow Warbler

Noss Mayo:- Jay, 2 Blackcap, 2 Chiffchaff

River Tamar, Ernesettle:- OSPREY

Sidbury:- 2 Swallow, Dipper, Blackcap, 3 Chiffchaff, Goldcrest, 4 Roe Deer

Okehampton:- 2 Raven, 2 Hedgehog, Brimstone

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Raven, Blackcap ( m. ), 3 Chiffchaff ( m. ), Goldcrest, March Moth, Shoulder Stripe, 5 Common Quaker, 2 Early Grey, 5 Hebrew Character, Muslin Moth, Dotted Border, Brindled Pug

 

6.4.20, Thurlestone Bay:- 3 Sandwich Tern

Foresland Ledge:- Wheatear

Meldon Reservoir:- 2 Raven

nr. Dartmouth:- OSPREY ( River Dart )

Black-A-Tor Copse:- Raven, Grey Wagtail ( East Ockment River )

Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, 2 Raven, Jay, Mistle Thrush, 2 Blackcap, 2 Chiffchaff

St. Marychurch:- Blackcap ( m. ), Chiffchaff

Meldon  Quarry:- 2 Raven

Thurlestone:- Green Woodpecker, 2 Swallow, 2 Jay, 4+ Blackcap ( m. ), 4 Chiffchaff

Sidbury:- Green Woodpecker, 4+ Swallow, Blackcap, 6 Chiffchaff

Ilsington:- Green Woodpecker, Swallow, Mistle Thrush, Blackcap, Chiffchaff

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Stock Dove, Blackcap ( m. ), Chiffchaff ( m. ), Goldcrest, Comma

Okehampton:- 2 Raven, 2 Hedgehog

South Milton:- Blackcap, Chiffchaff, Hedgehog

Denbury:- 2 Hedgehog

 

5.4.20, Thurlestone:- Green Woodpecker, Swallow

Aveton Gifford:- 4 Teal, 5+ Greenshank, 3 Swallow, 3+ Blackcap, 10+ Chiffchaff, Willow Warbler

Thurlestone Bay:- 2 Great Northern Diver, 2 Red Throated Diver, 7 Manx Shearwater, 328 Common Scoter, Gadwall ( f. ), 10 Shoveler, 8 Teal, 41 Whimbrel, 6+ Arctic Skua, 12 Mediterranean Gull, 64+ Sandwich Tern

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Tawny Owl, Blackcap ( m. ), 3 Chiffchaff, Goldcrest

nr. Frogmore:- Sandwich Tern, 2 Swallow

Sidbury:- Blackcap, 8 Chiffchaff

Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, 5 Blackcap, 3 Chiffchaff, Roe Deer

Kingsbridge:- Sandwich Tern, Swallow, Blackcap ( m. ), Chiffchaff ( m. ), Holly Blue

Okehampton:- 2 Hedgehog

 

4.4.20, Woolfardisworthy:- RED KITE, 2 Mistle Thrush

Okehampton:- Tawny Owl, Hedgehog

Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, Mistle Thrush, Blackcap, 2 Chiffchaff

Aveton Gifford:-4 Swallow

Thurlestone:- 2 Green Woodpecker

Thurlestone Bay:- 93 Common Scoter, Eider ( m. ), 2 Gadwall, 6+ Sandwich Tern

Hope Cove:- 2 Great Northern Diver, Red Throated Diver, 7 Manx Shearwater, 80+ Common Scoter, Arctic Skua, 9 Mediterranean Gull, 5+ Sandwich Tern, 4 Swallow

Ilsington / Liverton:- Green Woodpekcer, 2 Raven, Jay, Swallow, 3 Blackcap, 7 Chiffchaff, Goldcrest, 3 Brimstone

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Blackcap ( m. ), 2 Chiffchaff, 9 Hebrew Character Moth, 2 Oak Beauty, 5 Common Quaker, Clouded Drab

Newton Abbot:- Green Woodpecker ( m. ), Chiffchaff, Brimstone ( m. )

Sidbury:- 2 Chiffchaff, Goldcrest, Comma

Topsham:- Holly Blue

 

3.4.20, The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- 3 Raven, 4+ Redwing ( over at night ), 3 Chiffchaff, Goldcrest

Aveton Gifford:- Pintail ( m. )

Thurlestone:- Green Woodpecker, Wheatear, 4 Chiffchaff

Thurlestone Bay:- 2+ Great Northern Diver, 2+ Mediterranean Gull, 2 Sandwich Tern

Dartmouth:- Willow Warbler

Yelverton:- Tawny Owl, Mistle Thrush, 2 Chiffchaff

Sidbury:- Blackcap, 3 Chiffchaff, 3 Marsh Tit

Okehampton:- 2 Raven, 2 Hedgehog

 

2.4.20, St. Marychurch:- OSPREY ( 10:50, over N. )

Torquay:- Black Redstart ( bowling green nr. Grand Hotel )

Kingsbridge:- Chiffchaff ( m. )

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- 3 Raven, 2 Chiffchaff

Barnstaple:- Black Redstart

Thurlestone:- Dunlin, 8 Mediterranean Gull, Green Woodpecker, 5+ Wheatear, 3 Chiffchaff

Thurlestone Bay:- Common Scoter

Noss Mayo:- 4 Roe Deer

Totnes:- Stoat

Okehampton:- 2 Hedgehog

 

1.4.20, Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, 2 Blackcap, 3 Chiffchaff

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Tawny Owl, Raven, 2 Chiffchaff

Hatherleigh:- 2 Barn Owl

Teignmouth:- OSPREY

Aveton Gifford:- Greenshank, Common Sandpiper, Green Woodpecker, Raven, Mistle Thrush, Grey Wagtail, 2 Blackcap, Goldcrest, Firecrest, Reed Bunting

Thurlestone Bay:- Great Northern Diver, Red Throated Diver, 4 Common Scoter, 4 Rock Pipit

Bolt Tail:- Wheatear

South Huish:- Wigeon ( f. ), 36 Teal, Ringed Plover, White Wagtail

Thurlestone:- Green Woodpecker, 2 Mistle Thrush

Okehampton:- Tawny Owl, Raven, Hedgehog

 

31.3.20, Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, 2 Blackcap, Chiffchaff

Hatherleigh:- Barn Owl

Aller Park, Newton Abbot:- Green Woodpecker, Blackcap, Chiffchaff

Barnstaple:- Black Redstart ( m. )

Aveton Gifford:- Pintail ( m. ), Kingfisher, Swallow, 2 Mistle Thrush, 2 Blackcap, 6 Chiffchaff, Goldcrest, Firecrest

Thurlestone Bay:- 2 Great Northern Diver, Red Throated Diver, 24 Common Scoter, Mediterranean Gull

South Huish:- Little Ringed Plover, Ringed Plover, Bar Tailed Godwit

Thurlestone:- 2 Green Woodpecker, Wheatear ( m. )

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Tawny Owl, 4 Chiffchaff, Goldcrest

Lower Compton, Plymouth:- 2 Jay, Blackcap ( m. )

nr. Ledstone:- Merlin

Okehampton:- Hedgehog

 

30.3.20, The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- RED KITE ( 15:05, over S. ), 2 Chiffchaff, Goldcrest

Hatherleigh:- 2 Barn Owl

Barnstaple:- Black Redstart ( m. )

Kingsbridge:- Blackcap ( f. )

Plymouth:- 10+ Ringneck Parakeet ( Outland Rd. )

Scary Tor:- Grey Wagtail ( East Ockment River )

Halstock Woods:- Green Woodpecker

Cullever Steps:- Grey Wagtail ( East Ockment River )

Okehampton:- Raven, 2 Hedgehog

29.3.20, Noss Mayo:- Raven, 2 Blackcap, 2 Chiffchaff

Barnstaple:- Black Redstart ( m. )

Plymstock:- Ringneck Parakeet, Blackcap ( m. )

Thurlestone Bay:- 2 Great Northern Diver,  3 Red Throated Diver, 9 Common Scoter

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Tawny Owl, 2 Stock Dove, 2 Chiffchaff

Exmouth:- Blackcap ( m. , also of interest, escaped parrot briefly on garden feeder )

Okehampton:- Raven, 3 Hedgehog

28.3.20, Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, 2 Raven, 2 Jay, 2 Blackcap, 2 Chiffchaff

St. Marychurch:- OSPREY ( 11:55, over N. )

Thurlestone:- Green Woodpecker, Cirl Bunting

Thurlestone Bay:- 3 Red Throated Diver, 3 Manx Shearwater, Mediterranean Gull, 5 Sandwich Tern, Wheatear

Okehampton:- Hedgehog

 

27.3.20, Bratton Fleming:- 2 RED KITE ( 09:10, over S. )

Lower Compton, Plymouth:- Jay, Chiffchaff

Plymstock:- 2 Ringneck Parakeet

Thurlestone:- 2 Green Woodpecker, Blackcap ( f. ), 3 Chiffchaff

Thurlestone Bay:- 2 Great Northern Diver, Red Throated Diver, 4 Manx Shearwater, 8 Mediterranean Gull

Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, 2 Blackcap ( m. ), 2 Chiffchaff ( m. )

Ilsington:- 30+ Golden Plover, Redwing

Sidbury:- 2 Dipper, Grey Wagtail, 6 Chiffchaff, 3 Roe Deer

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Chiffchaff, Goldcrest, 11 Hebrew Character Moth, 7 Common Quaker, 3 Small Quaker

Okehampton:- Tawny Owl, 2 Raven, 2 Hedgehog

26.3.20, Ashburton:- Blackcap ( m. ), Grey Wagtail

Thurlestone:- Stock Dove, Cirl Bunting

Aveton Gifford:- 3 House Martin, Grey Wagtail

Thurlestone Bay:- 2 Great Northern Diver, Red Throated Diver, 8 Manx Shearwater, 27 Common Scoter, 11 Mediterranean Gull

Ilsington / East Lounston:- 2 Green Woodpecker, Raven, 2 Mistle Thrush, Grey Wagtail, Blackcap ( m. ), 6 Chiffchaff, 3 Goldcrest, 4+ Siskin

Sidbury:- 4 Chiffchaff

Okehampton:- Hedgehog

 

25.3.20, Ashburton:- Blackcap ( m. )

Okehampton:- Tawny Owl, 2 Raven, Chiffchaff, Hedgehog

Topsham:- Blackcap ( m. )

Noss Mayo:- Blackcap ( m. ), 2 Chiffchaff ( m. )

Thurlestone:- 3 Chiffchaff, Willow Warbler, Cirl Bunting

Thurlestone Bay:- 3 Great Northern Diver, Red Throated Diver, 2 Black Throated Diver, 4 Common Scoter

Sidbury:- 2 Grey Wagtail, 4 Chiffchaff

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Raven, 3 Chiffchaff, March Moth, 3 Early Grey, 2 Oak Beauty, Early Thorn, 12 Hebrew Character, 3 Small Quaker, 8 Common Quaker

 

24.3.20, South Huish:- 2 GARGANEY ( m., f. ), 2 White Wagtail

Modbury:- Chiffchaff ( m. )

Noss Mayo:- Mistle Thrush

Exe Estuary:- OSPREY

Blackdown Rings:- Green Woodpecker, 2+ Chiffchaff

Okehampton:- 2 Raven, Hedgehog

St. Marychurch:- 2 Raven, 3 Blackcap ( m. )

Sidbury:- Grey Wagtail, 4 Chiffchaff

Ilsington / Bag Tor / Rippon Tor / Halsanger:- 30+ Golden Plover, Snipe, 2 Green Woodpecker, 2 Mistle Thrush, 5+ Chiffchaff, Goldcrest, Siskin, Roe Deer, Brimstone

 

23.3.20, South Huish:- 2 GARGANEY ( m., f., in rear channel ), 50+ Teal, 20+ Wigeon, 5 Shoveler, Ruff, Black Tailed Godwit, Raven, 3+ Chiffchaff, Firecrest

South Milton:- 2 Stock Dove, Jay

Beesands:- RING NECK DUCK ( m. ), 30+ Tufted Duck, Scaup ( m. ), 2 Gadwall

Slapton:- Great Northern Diver ( Lower Ley ), 40+ Tufted Duck, Snipe, Mediterranean Gull ( ad. ), 2+ Cetti's Warbler ( also of interest, Black Swan )

Bowcombe Creek:- 2 Red Breasted Merganser, Kingfisher

Lopwell / Maristow:- Common Sandpiper, Stock Dove, 4 Raven, Blackcap, 2 Chiffchaff, 2 Marsh Tit

Mansands:- BLUE WINGED TEAL ( m. )

Hatch Bridge, Loddiswell:- 19 Sand Martin

Hope Cove:- Short Eared Owl

Thurlestone Bay:- Great Northern Diver, 2 Red Throated Diver

Sidmouth:- 2 Turnstone, Grey Wagtail

Okehampton:- 2 Raven, Hedgehog

 

22.3.20, Dawlish Warren:- KENTISH PLOVER ( f., on the Bight ), Ringed Plover

Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, 2 Jay, Blackcap ( m. )

South Huish:- CATTLE EGRET, 2 Avocet, Ruff, 2 Black Tailed Godwit, 25 Wigeon, 30 Teal, 5 Shoveler, 5 Chiffchaff

Thurlestone Bay:- Manx Shearwater, Great Northern Diver

Ilsington / East Lounston / Liverton:- RED KITE, 120 Golden Plover, 2 Green Woodpecker, 3 Raven, 2 Mistle Thrush, 10+ Redwing, 5 Chiffchaff, Goldcrest

Bowcombe Creek:- 5 Red Breasted Merganser ( 2 m., 3 f. )

Moretonhampstead:- 4 Redwing

21.3.20, South Huish:- 25 Wigeon, 20 Teal, 2 Shoveler, 2 Avocet

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Blackcap ( m. )

Okehampton:- Tawny Owl, 2 Raven

Powderham Marsh:- GREEN WINGED TEAL ( m. ), Scaup ( m. ), Marsh Harrier ( f. ), 2 Little Ringed Plover, 250 Golden Plover, Ruff, 50 Sand Martin, 6 Reed Bunting, 2 Cirl Bunting ( also of interest, presumed escape Snow Goose )

Exminster Marshes:- 50 Sand Martin

Labrador Bay:- SURF SCOTER ( m. ), Velvet Scoter ( m. )

Mansands:- BLUE WINGED TEAL ( m. )

Saltram / Plym Estuary:- Red Crested Pochard ( f., on duck pond ), 3 Goosander ( m., 2 f. ), Avocet ( Blaxton Meadow ), Greenshank, Blackcap ( m. )

Hope Cove:- Sandwich Tern

Thurlestone Bay:- 5 Manx Shearwater, 10 Common Scoter, 20 Shoveler, Teal, 9 Bar Tailed Godwit, Ruff, Dunlin, 3 Turnstone, 5 Grey Plover, 2 Lapwing, Whimbrel, Puffin

20.3.20, South Huish:- 30+ Teal, Wheatear, 2 White Wagtail

Okehampton:- Tawny Owl, 2 Raven

Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, Blackcap ( m. )

Slapton Village:- Stock Dove, 2 Raven,  Mistle Thrush

Labrador Bay:- SURF SCOTER ( m. ), Velvet Scoter ( m. )

Hatherleigh:- Barn Owl

St. Marychurch:- 2 Raven, Blackcap ( m. )

 

19.3.20, Powderham Marsh:- GREEN WINGED TEAL ( m. ), Sand Martin, Willow Warbler

Beesands:- RING NECK DUCK ( m. )

Great Torrington:- Siskin

Mansands:- BLUE WINGED TEAL ( m. )

Noss Mayo:- Blackcap ( m. )

Labrador Bay:- SURF SCOTER ( m. ), Velvet Scoter ( m. ), Green Woodpecker, Swallow, Chiffchaff, Cirl Bunting

Kingsbridge:- Red Breasted Merganser ( m. )

Okehampton:- Tawny Owl, 4 Raven

 

18.3.20, Powderham Marsh:- GREEN WINGED TEAL ( m. ), Scaup ( m. )

Plympton:- Raven, Grey Wagtail, Siskin

Beesands:- RING NECK DUCK ( m. ), 2 Wheatear

Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, 2 Blackcap ( m. )

Hatherleigh:- 2 Barn Owl

Budleigh Salterton:- Swallow

Kingsbridge:- Red Breasted Merganser

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Tawny Owl, 3 Early Grey Moth, Oak Beauty, 2 Hebrew Character

17.3.20, Labrador Bay:- SURF SCOTER ( m. ), Velvet Scoter ( m. ), Green Woodpecker, 4+ Cirl Bunting

Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker

Beesands:- RING NECK DUCK ( m. ), 5 Wheatear

Saltram:- 10 CATTLE EGRET, 2+ Ringneck Parakeet

Prawle Point:- 4 Wheatear, Chiffchaff, 3 Cirl Bunting

Powderham Marsh:- GREEN WINGED TEAL ( m. )

16.3.20, Mansands:- BLUE WINGED TEAL ( m. )

Slapton:- Pochard ( f. ), Goldeneye ( m. ), Gadwall ( m. ), 10+ Tufted Duck, 4 Wheatear, Chiffchaff

Prawle Point:- 6+ Wheatear

Ledstone:- Tawny Owl

Noss Mayo:- 2 Raven, 2 Jay, Mistle Thrush, Blackcap ( m. )

Powderham Marsh:- GREEN WINGED TEAL ( m. ), Scaup ( m. ), Ruff, Mediterranean Gull ( ad., s/pl. )

St. Marychurch:- 5 Raven

Exminster Marshes:- 2 Shoveler, Teal, Lapwing, 2 Cettis Warbler, 3 Chiffchaff

Great Torrington:- 2 Raven

 

 

 

15.3.20, Saltram / Plym Estuary:- ROSS'S GULL ( ad., non-breeding, showing pink wash. 6th for Devon, off The Ride, towards caravan site, also seen at Blaxton Meadow ), 10 CATTLE EGRET ( in cattle field between The Ride & Saltram House )

Cattewater, Plymouth:- Great Northern Diver ( off TR2 )

Mansands:- BLUE WINGED TEAL ( m., near full colour )

Labrador Bay:- SURF SCOTER ( m. ), Velvet Scoter, Long Tailed Duck

Hatherleigh:- 2 Barn Owl

Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Tawny Owl

Sidbury:- 2 Grey Wagtail, 2 Chiffchaff

Topsham:- LONG BILLED DOWITCHER ( with large Black Tailed Godwit flock )

Prawle Point:- 2 Wheatear ( m. ), 3 Chiffchaff

14.3.20, East Portlemouth:- Wheatear, 2 Cirl Bunting

Saltram / Plym Estuary:- ROSS'S GULL ( ad., non-breeding, showing pink wash. 6th for Devon, off The Ride, towards caravan site, also seen at Oreston Quay ), Little Grebe, 2 Goosander ( m., f. ), 2 Red Breasted Merganser ( m., f. ), 2 Mandarin ( m., f. ), Whimbrel, 6 Greenshank,  2 Ringneck Parakeet

Kingsbridge:-  Firecrest

Labrador Bay:- SURF SCOTER ( m. ), Velvet Scoter, Long Tailed Duck

Noss Mayo:- 3 Raven

Mansands:- BLUE WINGED TEAL ( m., near full colour )

Okehampton:- 2 Raven

Upper Tamar Lake:- 4 RING NECK DUCK

Lower Tamar Lake:- 8 Goosander, 2 Sand Martin

Topsham:- LONG BILLED DOWITCHER ( with large Black Tailed Godwit flock ), Pintail, Wigeon, Teal, Shoveler, Tufted Duck, Goldcrest

13.3.20, Beesands:- RING NECK DUCK ( m. ), 40+ Tufted Duck, 2 Pochard ( m. ), 4 Gadwall, Snipe, Mediterranean Gull ( ad. )

Saltram / Plym Estuary:- ROSS'S GULL ( ad., non-breeding, showing pink wash. 6th for Devon, Oreston, Laira Bridge, Blagdons Meadow etc. )

Kingsbridge:- Red Breasted Merganser ( m. ), Firecrest

Powderham Marsh:- 4 Little Ringed Plover, 35 Lapwing, 2 White Wagtail, 3 Cettis Warbler, 4 Cirl Bunting

Topsham:- Ruff, Bar Tailed Godwit, Scaup ( m. )

Gara Bridge:- Dipper

Hatherleigh:- Barn Owl

Fernworthy Reservoir:- Long Tailed Duck ( f. ), 2 Green Woodpecker, Marsh Tit

Seaton / Colyford:- Water Rail, 2 Greenshank

 

12.3.20, Saltram / Plym Estuary:- ROSS'S GULL ( ad., non-breeding, showing pink wash. 6th for Devon, on Blaxton Meadow & also seen at Oreston ), Goosander, Ringneck Parakeet

Okehampton:- 2 Raven

Exminster Marshes:- 4 Sand Martin

Chittlehamholt, nr. South Molton:- 5 Red Deer

Paignton:- LARGE TORTOISHELL ( in private garden / conservatory )

Noss Mayo:- Angle Shades

Chillington:- Hummingbird Hawkmoth

11.3.20, Saltram:- Jack Snipe, 2+ Green Woodpecker, Mistle Thrush, 4 Redwing, Chiffchaff ( m. )

Noss Mayo:- 2 Raven, Mistle Thrush

Lower Compton, Plymouth:- Firecrest

Okehampton:- 2 Raven

River Otter:- Wigeon, Teal, Green Woodpecker

 

10.3.20, Beesands:- RING NECK DUCK ( m. )

Noss Mayo:- 2 Jay

Cockwood:- CATTLE EGRET

Burrator:- Green Woodpecker, 2 Mistle Thrush, 2 Crossbill

Plymstock:- 2 Blackcap

Plympton:- Dipper, Grey Wagtail, 2 Siskin

Slapton Village:- 2 Stock Dove, 3 Raven

 

9.3.20, Beesands:- RING NECK DUCK ( m. ), 30+ Tufted Duck, 6 Pochard ( 5 m., f. ), 2 Water Rail, Blackcap ( m. ), Goldcrest, Cirl Bunting

Slapton:- Great Northern Diver, Cirl Bunting

Mansands:- BLUE WINGED TEAL ( m., near full colour )

Slapton Village:- 2 Stock Dove

West Charleton Marsh:- Mistle Thrush, 2 Goldcrest, Firecrest

Okehampton:- 7 Raven

Loddiswell:- Goosander ( m. )

Gara Bridge:- Dipper, Goldcrest, Marsh Tit

Fernworthy Reservoir:- Long Tailed Duck ( f. )

South Huish:- ROSS'S GULL ( ad., non-breeding, showing pink wash. 6th for Devon )

8.3.20, Beesands:- RING NECK DUCK ( m. )

Budleigh:- 6 Snipe, 2 Raven

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Tawny Owl, Raven, Stock Dove

Otterton:- 6 Cirl Bunting

Mansands:- BLUE WINGED TEAL ( m., near full colour )

Hatherleigh:- Barn Owl

Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker

Kingsbridge:- 2 Blackcap ( f. )

Fremington Pill:- GLOSSY IBIS, Spotted Redshank, Blackcap ( m. )

7.3.20, Beesands:- RING NECK DUCK ( m. )

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Tawny Owl

Mansands:- BLUE WINGED TEAL ( m., near full colour ). Black Redstart

Hatherleigh:- Barn Owl

Postbridge:- 2 Raven

Exe Estuary:- Spoonbill

Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, Raven, 2 Jay

Bellever:- Green Woodpecker, 3 Goldcrest, 2 Roe Deer

Bush Down nr. Warren House Inn:- 12 Red Deer

 

6.3.20, Slapton:- Great Northern Diver, Mediterranean Gull ( ad. )

Beesands:- RING NECK DUCK ( m. ), 30+ Tufted Duck, 2 Gadwall ( m., f. ), 5 Pochard ( m. )

Topsham:- LONG BILLED DOWITCHER

Hatherleigh:- Barn Owl

5.3.20, Kingsbridge:- Black Redstart, Goldcrest

Slapton:- Great Northern Diver

Okehampton:- 3 Raven

Shaugh Lake:- 4 Goosander ( 2 m., 2 f. )

Bellever:- 2 Raven

Noss Mayo:- 4 Raven, Mistle Thrush

Fremington Pill:- 46 Wigeon, 33 Teal, Spotted Redshank, 2 Greenshank

 

4.3.20, Kingsbridge:- 6 Red Breasted Merganser, Greenshank

Topsham:- LONG BILLED DOWITCHER

Noss Mayo:- Stock Dove, 2 Raven, Mistle Thrush

Slapton:- Great Northern Diver, Red Throated Diver, 3 Common Scoter

Saltram:- Red Crested Pochard ( f., on duck pond ), 2 Ring Neck Parakeet, 2 Goldcrest

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Tawny Owl

Hatherleigh:- Barn Owl

 

3.3.20, Okehampton:- Raven

Buckland-Tout-Saints:- Barn Owl

Topsham:- LONG BILLED DOWITCHER

Saltram:- Red Crested Pochard ( f., on duck pond ), 4 Stock Dove

Ashburton:- Blackcap ( f. ), Chiffchaff, 2 Goldcrest

Tottiford Reservoir:- 32 Tufted Duck, Raven, 4 Goldcrest

 

2.3.20, Mansands:- BLUE WINGED TEAL ( m., near full colour )

Yarner Woods:- Lesser Spotted Woodpecker ( m. ), 2+ Green Woodpecker, 7 Siskin

Hatherleigh:- Barn Owl

Topsham:- LONG BILLED DOWITCHER, Scaup ( m. )

Matford Marsh:- 60+ Wigeon, 6 Shoveler, Tufted Duck

Exe Estuary:- Slavonian Grebe, 300+ Brent Goose, 6 Red Breasted Merganser, 4 Greenshank, 40+ Avocet, 60+ Bar Tailed Godwit, 100+ Dunlin

Okehampton:- 2 Raven

Powderham Church:- Tawny Owl

Kingsbridge Estuary:- Red Breasted Merganser ( m. ), Greenshank

Noss Mayo:- 3 Raven

Sidbury:- 2 Redwing

Meeth Lake:- Little Grebe, 3 Wigeon, 10 Tufted Duck

 

1.3.20, Mansands:- BLUE WINGED TEAL ( m., near full colour )

Topsham:- LONG BILLED DOWITCHER

Wembury:- Firecrest ( churchyard )

Penycomquick, nr. Whitchurch:- Green Woodpecker

Okehampton:- 2 Raven

Gara Bridge:- Raven, Grey Wagtail, 2 Goldcrest

Kingsbridge:- 2 Blackcap ( m., f. )

 

29.2.20, Topsham:- LONG BILLED DOWITCHER

Matford Marsh, Exeter:- Tufted Duck, 2 Green Sandpiper, Chiffchaff

Mansands:- BLUE WINGED TEAL ( m., near full colour )

Hatherleigh:- 2 Barn Owl

Endsleigh, Milton Abbot:- Tawny Owl, 2 Grey Wagtail, Goldcrest, 2 Otter

 

28.2.20, Cadover:- Goosander ( f. ), Green Woodpecker, 2 Redwing, 40+ Fieldfare, 2 Mistle Thrush

Portworthy:- Little Grebe, 30+ Teal, 2 Wigeon, 2 Tufted Duck, Raven

Topsham:- LONG BILLED DOWITCHER

South Huish:- Greylag, Black Tailed Godwit

Plymstock:- 3+ Ringneck Parakeet, Chiffchaff

Venford Reservoir:- 2 Little Grebe, Raven, Siskin, Crossbill

27.2.20, Haldon:- 6 Brambling ( 3 m., Chudleigh Road ), 13 Siskin ( on feeders )

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Tawny Owl, Raven

Mansands:- BLUE WINGED TEAL ( m., near full colour )

Kingsbridge Estuary:- 4 Red Breasted Merganser, 4 Wigeon, 20+ Dunlin, 2 Greenshank, Stock Dove

Hatherleigh:- 2 Barn Owl

West Hoe, Plymouth:- Mediterranean Gull ( ad., s/pl. ), Black Redstart

North Hallsands:- Great Northern Diver, Common Scoter, Black Redstart, Chiffchaff

 

26.2.20, Mansands:- BLUE WINGED TEAL ( m., near full colour )

South Huish:- Greylag, 100+ Wigeon, 50+ Teal, 2 Black Tailed Godwit, 2 Raven, 2 Rock pipit

Aveton Gifford:- Greenshank, Common Sandpiper

Okehampton:- 2 Raven

Topsham Bridge:- Raven, 2+ Marsh Tit

Hembury Woods:- Grey Wagtail, 2 Otter

25.2.20, Plympton:- Raven, 5 Siskin

Yelverton:- Mistle Thrush, 11 Redwing

Modbury:- Tawny Owl

Mansands:- BLUE WINGED TEAL ( m., near full colour )

Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, Goldcrest

Hatherleigh:- Barn Owl

 

24.2.20, Plympton:- 2 Ringneck Parakeet ( Merafield )

Mansands:- BLUE WINGED TEAL ( m., near full colour )

Noss Mayo:- Stock Dove

East Portlemouth:- 3 Raven, Cirl Bunting

Hatherleigh:- 2 Barn Owl

Drakeford Bridge, Lustleigh:- Woodcock

 

23.2.20, Mansands:- BLUE WINGED TEAL ( m., near full colour )

East Portlemouth:- 3 Cirl Bunting

Topsham:- LONG BILLED DOWITCHER

Hexworthy:- Hen Harrier ( m. )

Central Park, Plymouth:- 4 Ringneck Parakeet

Two Bridges:- Raven, 2 Mistle Thrush, 20+ Fieldfare

Hatherleigh:- Barn Owl

Loddiswell:- Goosander ( f. ), 2 Mistle Thrush

Sidbury:- Green Woodpecker, Dipper, 2 Roe Deer

22.2.20, Mansands:- BLUE WINGED TEAL ( m., near full colour ), Green Woodpecker, 3 Cettis Warbler

River Otter:- 50 Fieldfare ( S. of Clamour Bridge )

Topsham:- LONG BILLED DOWITCHER

Bonehill Down, nr. Widecombe:- Merlin

Steps Bridge, River Teign:- Dipper

Noss Mayo:- Raven, Roe Deer

Dunsford Woods:- Woodcock, 5 Roe Deer, Red Admiral

21.2.20, Central Park, Plymouth:- 30+ Ringneck Parakeet

Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker

Lopwell / Maristow:- Little Grebe, 2 Common Sandpiper, 2 Greenshank, Tawny Owl, 10 Raven

Hatherleigh:- Barn Owl

Princetown:- 40+ Redwing / Fieldfare, 3 Mistle Thrush

20.2.20, Slapton:- Great Northern Diver, Black Necked Grebe, Goldeneye, 30+ Tufted Duck

Plymstock:- 4 Ringneck Parakeet

West Hoe, Plymouth:- Black Redstart

Noss Mayo:- Grey Wagtail

St. Marychurch:- Blackcap ( m. )

Kingsbridge Estuary:- Grey Wagtail

Exe Estuary cruise:- Slavonian Grebe, 20+ Brent Goose, 10+ Red Breasted Merganser, 30+ Avocet, 20+ Black Tailed Godwit, 10+ Bar Tailed Godwit, 10+ Golden Plover, 5+ Grey Plover, 4+ Greenshank, 3 Sanderling, 10+ Knot, 20+ Dunlin

19.2.20, Mansands:- BLUE WINGED TEAL ( m., coming into colour )

Kingsbridge:- Blackcap ( m. )

Hatherleigh:- 2 Barn Owl

Noss Mayo:- Grey Wagtail

Brixham:- Black Redstart

Okehampton:- Tawny Owl, 2 Raven

Meeth:- 3 Red Crested Pochard ( 2 m., f., smaller lake )

Great Torrington:- Siskin

18.2.20, Mansands:- BLUE WINGED TEAL ( m., coming into colour )

Hatherleigh:- Barn Owl

Noss Mayo:- Tawny Owl, Raven, Grey Wagtail

Brixham:- Black Redstart

Okehampton:- 2 Raven

Buckland Common:- Green Woodpecker, Raven, 15 Fieldfare

Double Waters, River Walkham:- Grey Wagtail

 

17.2.20, Slapton:- Common Scoter ( m. ), Goldeneye ( m. )

Bowcombe Creek:- 2 Red Breasted Merganser ( m., f. ), Greenshank, Kingfisher

Efford, Plymouth:- 4 Ringneck Parakeet ( Stott Close )

Babbacombe Bay:- Great Northern Diver

Slapton Village:- 3 Stock Dove, 2 Raven, Mistle Thrush

Kingsbridge:- Firecrest

Lower Compton, Plymouth:- Blackcap ( f. )

 

16.2.20, Hatherleigh:- 2 Barn Owl

Okehampton:- 2 Raven

Kingsbridge Estuary:- 2 Red Breasted Merganser

Yelverton:- 20+ Golden Plover

St. Marychurch:- Blackcap ( m. )

15.2.20, Hatherleigh:- 2 Barn Owl

Topsham:- 2 Greylag, 44 Pintail, 3 Pochard, 2 Tufted Duck, 58 Avocet, 33 Black Tailed Godwit, 3 Snipe, 3 Greenshank 

Okehampton:- Tawny Owl, 2 Raven

St. Marychurch:- Blackcap ( m. ), Chiffchaff

Plympton:- 2 Raven, Siskin

Plymstock:- 3+ Ringneck Parakeet

14.2.20, Mansands:- BLUE WINGED TEAL ( m., coming into colour )

Millbay, Plymouth:- Black Redstart

Axe Estuary:- AMERICAN HERRING GULL ( 1w., Southern end )

Kingsbridge Estuary:- 6 Red Breasted Merganser ( m. )

Stover Park:- Little Grebe, 2 Mandarin, 6+ Tufted Duck

Hatherleigh:- 2 Barn Owl

Okehampton:- Tawny Owl, 2 Raven

 

13.2.20, Millbay, Plymouth:- Black Redstart

Noss Mayo:- Kingfisher

Topsham:- Greenshank, Stock Dove

12.2.20, Yarner Woods:- 2 Redpoll

Shaugh Lake, Cadover:- 9 Goosander ( 4 m., 5 redhead )

Haldon:- 2 HAWFINCH ( top of butterfly walk )

Mansands:- BLUE WINGED TEAL ( m., coming into colour )

Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker

St. Marychurch:- 2 Raven, Blackcap ( m. )

Cadover area:- Hen Harrier ( m. ), 3 Little Grebe, 8 Teal, 21 Tufted Duck ( Whitehill Yeo Pit )

 

11.2.20, West Hoe, Plymouth:- 2 Great Northern Diver

Okehampton:- Tawny Owl

Pork Hill, Dartmoor:- 2 Redwing

Noss Mayo:- Goldcrest

Sidbury:- 9 Redwing, Grey Wagtail

Lower Compton, Plymouth:- Blackcap ( m. ) 

 

10.2.20, Ideford Common:- Brambling ( f., with Chaffinch flock at car park )

Kingsbridge Estuary:- 2 Red Breasted Merganser ( m. ), Greenshank

Hatherleigh:- 2 Barn Owl

Noss Mayo:- 2 Jay

Okehampton:- 2 Raven

9.2.20, Hatherleigh:- 2 Barn Owl

Plymstock:- Blackcap ( m. )

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- 3 Goldcrest

Noss Mayo:- Tawny Owl

 

8.2.20, Mansands:- BLUE WINGED TEAL ( m., coming into colour )

Bowcombe Creek:- 2 Avocet, 2 Greenshank

Okehampton:- Raven

Slapton:- Wigeon ( m. ), 6 Gadwall, 3 Tufted Duck, Water Rail, Cettis Warbler, Chiffchaff, Goldcrest, 3 Common Lizard

Frogmore:- Greenshank, Common Sandpiper

Kingsbridge Estuary:- 3 Brent Goose, 2 Greenshank

Exminster Marshes:- 200+ Brent Goose, 2 Egyptian Goose, 300+ Wigeon, 4 Tufted Duck, 7 Pintail, Water Rail, 100+ Lapwing, Marsh Harrier, Kingfisher, 3 Chiffchaff

Lower Compton, Plymouth:- 9 Ringneck Parakeet

 

7.2.20, Exminster Marshes:- 200+ Brent Goose, 800+ Wigeon, 200+ Teal, 50+ Shoveler, 4 Pintail, Black Tailed Godwit, Cetti's Warbler

Aylesbeare Common:- 2 Raven, 3 Siskin

Shelly Beach, Exmouth:- Red Necked Grebe, 4 Red Breasted Merganser

Starcross:- CATTLE EGRET, 200+ Wigeon

Powderham:- 400+ Brent Goose

Cockwood:- Slavonian Grebe, 40+ Dunlin, 8 Bar Tailed Godwit

Mansands:- BLUE WINGED TEAL ( m., coming into colour )

6.2.20, Exe  Estuary:- 30+ CATTLE EGRET

Beesands:- RING NECK DUCK ( m. ), 2 Great Northern Diver

Mansands:- BLUE WINGED TEAL ( m., coming into colour )

Venford Reservoir:- 2 Raven, 4+ Crossbill

Okehampton:- 2 Raven

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Tawny Owl, Grey Wagtail, 3 Goldcrest

Fleetwood Plantation, Christow:- Tawny Owl, Raven, 4 Goldcrest, Roe Deer

5.2.20, Exminster Marshes:- Spoonbill, 3 Barnacle Goose

Seaton:- SERIN ( f., Riverside Way )

Okehampton:- Tawny Owl, 2 Raven

Mansands:- BLUE WINGED TEAL ( m., coming into colour )

Fremington Pill:- GLOSSY IBIS, Spotted Redshank

Lower Compton, Plymouth:- Blackcap ( m. )

 

4.2..20, Okehampton:- Tawny Owl

Slapton:- Great Northern Diver, Black Necked Grebe, 3 Goldeneye, Pochard, 40+ Tufted Duck

Mansands:- BLUE WINGED TEAL ( m., coming into colour )

West Charleton Marsh:- Grey Wagtail, Firecrest

Kingsbridge Estuary:- 20+ Brent Goose, 5 Red Breasted Merganser, 20+ Teal, 20+ Wigeon, Dunlin, 2 Greenshank

Bowcombe Creek:- Greenshank, 2 Raven

Starcross:- 20+ CATTLE EGRET ( over )

Beesands:- RING NECKED DUCK ( m. ), 40+ Tufted Duck, 5 Gadwall, Grey Seal

 

3.2.20, Start Point:- Raven, 9 Redwing, 2 Cirl Bunting

Chillington:- Firecrest ( Health Centre )

Bowcombe Creek:- Wigeon ( m. ), 2 Red Breasted Merganser, Greenshank, Kingfisher

Okehampton:- Tawny Owl

Saltram / Plym Estuary:- Little Grebe, 8+ Mandarin, 8 Goosander, 4 Red Breasted Merganser,  20+ Dunlin, Greenshank, 3 Ringneck Parakeet

Roadford Reservoir:- Scaup ( m., from viaduct ), 2 Goldeneye

Exminster Marshes:- Ruff

Haldon:- Woodcock ( out from roost )

2.2.20, Mansands:- BLUE WINGED TEAL ( m., coming into colour ), Green Woodpecker, Raven, Black Redstart

Kingsbridge Estuary:- Great Northern Diver

Beesands:- RING NECK DUCK ( m. )

Okehampton:- Tawny Owl

Noss Mayo:- Raven

Exe Estuary:- Red Necked Grebe, Slavonian Grebe, 12 Red Breasted Merganser, 100+ Avocet

St. Marychurch:- 2 Raven, Blackcap ( m. )

1.2.20, Roadford Reservoir:- Scaup ( m. ), 4 Goldeneye, 35 Teal, 40 Tufted Duck

Mansands:- BLUE WINGED TEAL ( m., coming into colour )

Slapton:- Great Northern Diver

Slapton Village:- 2 Stock Dove, Raven

Saltram / Plym Estuary:- 2 Great Northern Diver, 3 Little Grebe, 8 Goosander, 4 Red Breasted Merganser, Common Sandpiper, 292 Dunlin, 3 Greenshank, 4 Ringneck Parakeet

Postbridge:- Dipper ( East Dart River )

Aveton Gifford:- Little Grebe, Common Sandpiper, 3 Greenshank, Green Woodpecker

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Tawny Owl

Central Park, Plymouth:- 20+ Ringneck Parakeet

North Hallsands:- Black Redstart

Loddiswell:- 2 Goosander, Mistle Thrush

Ashburton:- Blackcap

Coleton Camp / Froward Point:- Raven, Goldcrest, 2 Cirl Bunting, Peacock Butterfly

Bellever:- 2 Raven, Roe Deer

31.1.20, Okehampton:- Tawny Owl

Beesands:- RING NECK DUCK ( m. ), 50+ Tufted Duck, 2 Gadwall, Mediterranean Gull

Slapton:- Black Necked Grebe ( Torcross ), 2+ Cettis Warbler

Slapton Village:- 17 Lapwing, 2 Stock Dove, Mistle Thrush

Start Point:- 2 Raven, Cirl Bunting

Noss Mayo:- Tawny Owl

Hatherleigh:- 2 Barn Owl

Beeson:- 2 Hare

 

30.1.20, Okehampton:- Tawny Owl

Beesands:- RING NECK DUCK ( m. )

Hatherleigh:- Barn Owl

Woolfardisworthy:- Woodcock

Mansands:- BLUE WINGED TEAL ( m., coming into colour ), 5 Tufted Duck, 2 Gadwall, Snipe, Green Woodpecker, Raven, Cettis Warbler 

Millbay, Plymouth:- Black Redstart

Beacon Quay / Living Coasts, Torquay:- 4 Purple Sandpiper, Black Redstart

 

29.1.20, Okehampton:- Tawny Owl, 2 Raven

Burrator:- 2 Green Woodpecker, 4+ Jay, 2 Redwing, 2+ Crossbill, 1+ Siskin

Noss Mayo:- 2 Jay

Fremington Pill:- GLOSSY IBIS, Spotted Redshank, Greenshank

Exmouth:- Red Necked Grebe ( Shelly Beach ), Black Redstart ( m., Camperdown Way )

Dawlish:- Red Throated Diver, Red Necked Grebe, Eider ( f. ), 6 Sanderling, Knot

Exminster Marshes:- 2 Pintail, Ruff, Redwing, 3 Chiffchaff

Plympton:- Kingfisher, Raven, Jay, Mistle Thrush, 2 Dipper, 3 Goldcrest

St. Marychurch:- Blackcap ( m., imm. )

28.1.20, Okehampton:- Tawny Owl, 4 Raven

Noss Mayo:- Mistle Thrush

Endsleigh, Milton Abbot:- Tawny Owl, 2 Raven, Grey Wagtail, Otter

 

27.1.20, Broadsands:- 2 Great Northern Diver, Tawny Owl, Chiffchaff ( tristis )

Dawlish Warren:- Eider

Okehampton:- Tawny Owl, 2 Raven

Heckwood Tor, Tavistock:- 2 Raven

Kingsbridge:- Blackcap ( m. )

Hatherleigh:- 2 Barn Owl

Fremington Pill:- GLOSSY IBIS

Weston / Donkey Sanctuary:- Green Woodpecker, 2 Raven, 14 Redwing / Fieldfare

26.1.20, Aveton Gifford:-  Little Grebe, Common Sandpiper, 2 Greenshank, 3 Black Tailed Godwit, Kingfisher, Green Woodpecker

Modbury:- Barn Owl

Woolfardisworthy:- 2 Woodcock, Snipe, 3 Marsh Tit

Salcombe:- Mediterranean Gull, Black Redstart

Kingsbridge Estuary:- Great Northern Diver, Slavonian Grebe, Red Breasted Merganser

Central Park, Plymouth:- 20+ Ringneck Parakeet

Brixham:- Blackcap ( m. )

Saltram:- Red Crested Pochard ( f., duck pond ), 4+ Mandarin, 2+ Ringneck Parakeet

Plymstock:- Blackcap, 2 Goldcrest

Fremington Pill:- GLOSSY IBIS, 2 Spoonbill, 2 Greenshank, Spotted Redshank

25.1.20, Aveton Gifford:- Common Sandpiper, 2 Greenshank

Mansands:- BLUE WINGED TEAL ( m., coming into colour ), 4 Snipe, Water Rail, Cetti's Warbler, Chiffchaff, Goldcrest

Okehampton:- Tawny Owl, Raven

Burrator:- Green Woodpecker, Raven

Nun's Cross Farm, Dartmoor:- 12 Golden Plover

Modbury:- Barn Owl, Tawny Owl

Lopwell / Maristow:- Common Sandpiper, 11 Raven

Woolfardisworthy:- Woodcock

Topsham:- LONG BILLED DOWITCHER, 3 Tufted Duck, 3 Pochard, 105 Avocet ( viewing platform )

24.1.20, Aveton Gifford:- Little Grebe, Common Sandpiper, Greenshank, Green Woodpecker

Noss Mayo coast path:- 4 Red Leg Partridge, 3 Raven, Goldcrest

Beesands:- RING NECK DUCK ( m. ), 8+ Gadwall

Slapton:- Black Necked Grebe ( Torcross ), 10+ Tufted Duck, 6 Goldeneye

Mansands:- BLUE WINGED TEAL ( m., coming into colour )

Cockwood:- Slavonian Grebe ( off railway crossing )

Starcross:- 3 CATTLE EGRET ( over, 16:05 ), 6 Greenshank

Dawlish Warren:- Great Northern Diver, 13 Red Throated Diver, 5 Common Scoter

23.1.20, Mansands:- BLUE WINGED TEAL ( m., coming into colour )

Saltram ( duck pond ):- Red Crested Pochard ( f. ), 4+ Mandarin

Plymstock:- Ringneck Parakeet, Blackcap, Goldcrest

Fremington Pill:- GLOSSY IBIS, 2 CATTLE EGRET, 2 Spoonbill, Spotted Redshank

Bellever:- Green Woodpecker, Jay, Mistle Thrush, 3 Goldcrest, 3 Siskin

Topsham:- LONG BILLED DOWITCHER

Kingsbridge Estuary:- Great Northern Diver, 4 Red Breasted Merganser

Bowcombe Creek:- Greenshank, Kingfisher, Stock Dove

Noss Mayo:- Stock Dove, Grey Wagtail

Slapton Village:- 30+ Lapwing, 4 Stock Dove

Ashburton:- Blackcap ( m. ), 2 Goldcrest

Hatherleigh:- Barn Owl

22.1.20, Mansands:- BLUE WINGED TEAL ( m., coming into colour )

Plympton:- Raven, Grey Wagtail, 2 Siskin

Noss Mayo:-  Grey Wagtail

Okehampton:- 2 Raven

Plymbridge:- Dipper, Firecrest

Brayford:- RED KITE

21.1.20, Okehampton:- Tawny Owl

Broadsands:- Water Rail, 4 Chiffchaff ( inc a tristis ), 2 Goldcrest, 2 Firecrest

Noss Mayo:- Stock Dove, 2 Raven, Mistle Thrush

Hatherleigh:- Barn Owl

Brisworthy Plantation:- 2 Brambling ( with Chaffinch flock )

Lower Compton , Plymouth:- Blackcap ( m. )

Saltram / Plym Estuary:- Little Grebe, Red Crested Pochard ( f., on duck pond ), 6 Mandarin, Green Woodpecker, 3 Ringneck Parakeet, 3 Goldcrest, 2 Roe Deer, Fox

 

20.1.20, Mansands:- BLUE WINGED TEAL ( m., coming into colour ), 5 Tufted Duck, 2 Gadwall, 3 Snipe, Raven, Chiffchaff, 2 Goldcrest

Yarner Woods:- Lesser Spotted Woodpecker, 5 Redwing, Chiffchaff, 3 Goldcrest, 1+ Firecrest, 4+ Marsh Tit

Okehampton:- Tawny Owl, 3 Raven

Seaton Hole:- Black Redstart ( m. )

Colyford:- Water Pipit

Kingsbridge:- 3 Blackcap ( m., 2 f. )

Sidmouth:- Pale Bellied Brent Goose ( at cricket field ), 20+ Turnstone

Babbacombe Bay:- Great Northern Diver, 2 Grey Seal

 

19.1.20, Slapton Village:- 3 Stock Dove, Mistle Thrush

Okehampton:- Tawny Owl, 3 Raven

St. Marychurch:- Tawny Owl ( m. ), Raven

Prawle Point:- 4 Raven, Rock Pipit, Chiffchaff, 6+ Cirl Bunting

Hatherleigh:- 2 Barn Owl

Plymstock:- 2 Ringneck Parakeet, Blackcap ( m. )

Bickleigh Bridge, River Plym:- 8 Mandarin

Topsham:- LONG BILLED DOWITCHER

Halwell:- 20+ Redwing, Grey Wagtail

Burrator:- 3  Little Grebe, Green Woodpecker, Dipper, Mistle Thrush, 6+ Siskin, 2 Marsh Tit

Kingsbridge Estuary:- Great Northern Diver, 5 Red Breasted Merganser

Princetown:- 2 Chiffchaff, Goldcrest

Slapton:- Great Northern Diver, Red Throated Diver, 2 Teal, 5+ Water Rail, Mediterranean Gull ( juv. ), Marsh Harrier ( f. ), 3 Tawny Owl, Raven, 3 Cetti's Warbler, 2 Chiffchaff, 2 Goldcrest, Firecrest ( at Bridge ), Cirl Bunting, Porpoise, Pipistrelle

18.1.20, Noss Mayo:-  Woodcock

Beesands:- RING NECK DUCK ( m. ), Great Northern Diver, Greylag, 3 Gadwall, Wigeon ( m. ), 40+ Tufted Duck, 2 Raven, Cirl Bunting ( m. )

Beeson:- Merlin, Jay

Gara Bridge:- Jay, Mistle Thrush, 2 Dipper, Marsh Tit, Siskin

Bowcombe Creek:- Red Breasted Merganser ( f. ), Kingfisher

Okehampton:- Tawny Owl, 4 Raven

Broadsands:- 10 Great Northern Diver, Black Throated  Diver, 2 Red Throated Diver

River Teign:- 10 Avocet, Common Sandpiper

Postbridge:- 7 Fieldfare

Warren House Inn:- 2 Raven

Bellever:- 4 Goldcrest

Sidmouth:- Pale Bellied Brent Goose ( at cricket field )

17.1.20, Noss Mayo:- Kingfisher

Kingsbridge Estuary:- 2 Great Northern Diver, Red Breasted Merganser, 4 Greenshank

Wotter:- 12+ Redwing

Plympton:- Raven, Jay, 2 Goldcrest

Brisworthy Plantation:- 3+ Brambling ( with Chaffinch flock )

Aveton Gifford:- Little Grebe, Greenshank, Common Sandpiper, Kingfisher

North Hallsands:- Black Redstart

Hope's Nose, Torbay:- 8+ Great Northern Diver, 2 probable Pomarine Skua

Portworthy:- Little Grebe, 2 Tufted Duck, 25+ Teal, 4 Roe Deer

Halwell:- Polecat

Modbury:- 3 Roe Deer

16.1.20, Topsham:- LONG BILLED DOWITCHER

Broadsands:- 18 Great Northern Diver, Black Necked Grebe, 2 Pomarine Skua ( pale phase )

Dartmouth:- Mediterranean Gull, Blackcap ( f. )

Plymstock:- 2 Ringneck Parakeet

Tiverton:- Dipper, 4 Raven

Okehampton:- Tawny Owl

 

15.1.20, Portworthy:- Little Grebe, 2 Tufted Duck ( m. ), 28+ Teal

Noss Mayo:- Kingfisher

Okehampton:- Tawny Owl, 3 Raven

Haldon:- HAWFINCH, 6 Crossbill, 6 Siskin

Mansands:- BLUE WINGED TEAL

Saddle Tor:- 7 Raven

Topsham:- LONG BILLED DOWITCHER

The Warren, Noss Mayo:- Raven

 

14.1.20, Plym Estuary . Saltram:- 2 Little Grebe, Goosander, 7 Mandarin, 9 Wigeon, Common Sandpiper, Ringneck Parakeet

Topsham:- LONG BILLED DOWITCHER

Portworthy:- Little Grebe, 3 Tufted Duck, 40+ Teal, 2 Wigeon

St. Marychurch:- Tawny Owl ( m. )

Fremington Pill:- 2 CATTLE EGRET, Greenshank

Okehampton:- Tawny Owl, 3 Raven

Ashburton:- Blackcap ( f. )

13.1.20, Okehampton:- Tawny Owl, 3 Raven

Kingsbridge Estuary:- Great Northern Diver, 10+ Brent Goose, 40+ Wigeon, 14 Teal, 2 Greenshank

Bowcombe Creek:- 3 Red Breasted Merganser, Greenshank, Kingfisher, 4 Stock Dove

Topsham:- LONG BILLED DOWITCHER

South Huish:- 50+ Wigeon, 17 Teal, 3 Black Tailed Godwit

Aveton Gifford:- Little Grebe, Greenshank, Common Sandpiper, Snipe, Mediterranean Gull ( 2 w. )

12.1.20, St. Marychurch:- Blackcap ( m. )

Mansands:- BLUE WINGED TEAL, Black Redstart

Wembury:- 10+ Rock Pipit, 7 Cirl Bunting

Ilsington / Lounsdon:- 2 Green Woodpecker, Jay, Mistle Thrush, 2 Redwing, 35 Fieldfare, Grey Wagtail, 3 Goldcrest, 2 Siskin

Exminster Marshes:- 3 Barnacle Goose, 2 Egyptian Goose, Marsh Harrier, Spotted Redshank

Turf, Exminster:- 150 Avocet, 1,000 Golden Plover, 30 Grey Plover, 20 Knot, 9 Ringed Plover, Sanderling ( also 3 Muscovy Duck )

Wotter:- 7 Roe Deer

11.1.20, Okehampton:- Tawny Owl

Bowcombe Creek:- 2 Avocet, Greenshank

Kingsbridge Estuary:- Red Breasted Merganser ( m. )

Noss Mayo:- 11 Golden Plover

Kingsbridge:- Blackcap ( f. ), Firecrest

Drylake Mire, River Erme:- Snipe

Plymstock:- 2 Ringneck Parakeet

 

10.1.20, Okehampton:- 2 Raven

South Huish:- 60+ Wigeon, 20+ Teal, Raven, Reed Bunting

Thurlestone Bay:- 3 Turnstone, 2 Ringed Plover, Water Pipit, 10+ Rock Pipit

East Soar:- 4 Golden Plover, Stock Dove, 20+ Redwing, Cirl Bunting

Kingsbridge Estuary:- 30+ Brent Goose,3 0+ Dunlin, 4 Stock Dove

Bowcombe Creek:- Greenshank, Kingfisher, Raven

Mansands:- BLUE WINGED TEAL, Black Redstar

Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker

North Hallsands:- Black Redstart ( f. )

Start Point:- 6 Redwing, Chiffchaff, Cirl Bunting ( m. )

Lower Compton, Plymouth:- Blackcap ( m. )

River Teign:- Little Grebe, Common Sandpiper, Kingfisher

Yarner Woods:- 2 Marsh Tit

West Charleton:- Grey Wagtail, 4+ Chiffchaff, 3 Goldcrest, Firecrest

Beesands:- RING NECK DUCK ( m. )

Central Park, Plymouth:- 4 Ringneck Parakeet

Kingsbridge:- 2 Blackcap ( m., f. )

9.1.20, Okehampton:- Tawny Owl

Topsham:- LONG BILLED DOWITCHER

Mansands:- BLUE WINGED TEAL

Lower Compton, Plymouth:- Jay, 2 Blackcap ( m., f. )

South Huish:- 60+ Wigeon, 20+ Teal, 3 Black Tailed Godwit, 10 Ringed Plover

Bowcombe Creek:- 4 Red Breasted Merganser, Kingfisher

Broadsands:- 2 Reed Bunting, 12 Cirl Bunting

Noss Mayo:- Grey Wagtail

Burrator:- Woodcock

Kingsbridge:- 2 Blackcap ( m., f. )

Slapton:- Black Necked Grebe, Porpoise ( off Strete )

8.1.20, Okehampton:- Tawny Owl

Portworthy:- Little Grebe, Red Crested Pochard ( f., front pool, Mica Dams ), 40+ Teal, Wigeon ( m. )

Kingsbridge:- 2 Blackcap ( m., f. )

Lopwell / Maristow:- Little Grebe, Common Sandpiper, 20 Raven

Topsham:- LONG BILLED DOWITCHER

Mansands:- BLUE WINGED TEAL

Slapton:- 2+ Porpoise ( pod off Strete )

7.1.20, Okehampton:- Tawny Owl

Portworthy:- Little Grebe, 40+ Teal, Tufted Duck, Green Woodpecker, Raven

Topsham:- LONG BILLED DOWITCHER, Scaup ( m. )

Ludwell Valley, Exeter:- Green Sandpiper

Great Torrington:- Raven

Mansands:- BLUE WINGED TEAL, Black Redstart

Totnes:- 3 Blackcap ( 2 m., f. )

Kingsbridge:- 2 Blackcap ( m., f. )

6.1.20, Kingsbridge:- 3+ Blackcap 

Living Coasts, Torbay:- Purple Sandpiper

Preston Seafront:- Great Northern Diver, 2 Common Scoter, Mediterranean Gull

Goodrington:- Great Northern Diver

Loddiswell:- Blackcap ( m., at Garden Centre )

Hatherleigh:- Barn Owl

Topsham:- LONG BILLED DOWITCHER ( on estuary )

Totnes:- 2 Barn Owl, Tawny Owl

5.1.20, South Huish:- 40+ Wigeon, 30+ Teal, 3 Black Tailed Godwit, 4 Raven, 3 Rock Pipit, Chiffchaff

Kingsbridge Estuary:- 2 Great Northern Diver, 10+ Brent Goose, 6 Red Breasted Merganser, 40+ Wigeon, 40+ Teal, 2 Avocet, 100+ Dunlin, Greenshank, Raven

Bowcombe Creek:- 2 Red Breasted Merganser, Kingfisher, Jay, 22 Redwing, 2 Goldcrest

Loddiswell:- 2 Goosander ( redhead, nr. garden centre )

Sorley Green Cross:- 13 Fieldfare

Mansands:- BLUE WINGED TEAL, Black Redstart

St. Marychurch:- 2 Blackcap ( m. )

Kingsbridge:- 2 Blackcap ( m., f. )

 

4.1.20, Okehampton:- Tawny Owl, 2 Raven

Beesands:- RING NECK DUCK ( m. ), 10+ Gadwall, 2 Pochard, 40+ Tufted Duck, 4 Common Scoter, Kingfisher, Raven, Cetti's Warbler, Goldcrest

Slapton:- Black Necked Grebe, 2 Little Grebe, 3 Wigeon ( m. ), 4+ Water Rail, 6+ Cetti's Warbler, 12+ Chiffchaff, 4 Goldcrest, 1+ Firecrest, Reed Bunting ( m. ), Cirl Bunting ( m. ), Grey Seal ( also of interest, unidentified dolphin sp. )

Noss Mayo:- Grey Wagtail, Goldcrest

Tamar Estuary / Ernesettle:- 38 Teal, Greenshank, 114 Snipe ( Ernesettle Creek ), 11 Redwing, Blackcap

Headland Warren:- Hen Harrier, Snipe, Raven

Topsham, Bowling Green Marsh:- LONG BILLED DOWITCHER, Scaup ( m. ), 6 Pintail, 4 Pochard, Ruff, 2 Stock Dove

Dawlish Warren:- 3 RedThroated Diver

Cockwood:- 12 CATTLE EGRET, Slavonian Grebe

Topsham Goatwalk:- 1,000 Golden Plover, 500 Avocet,  1,000 Dunlin

Haldon:- 2 Crossbill, 10 Siskin

Kenn:- 4 Red Leg Partridge

Kingsbridge:- 2 Blackcap ( m., f. )

Topsham:- 7+ BEARDED TIT ( 5 m., in reeds opposite Lighter Inn )

Shaldon:- Great Northern Diver

St. Marychurch:- 2 Raven

3.1.20, Okehampton:- Tawny Owl, 2 Raven

Portworthy:- Shoveler ( m. ), Wigeon ( f. ), 51 Teal

Bickleigh Bridge, River Plym:- 10 Mandarin ( m. )

Lopwell area:- 11 Little Grebe, 6 Red Leg Partridge, 5 Raven

Topsham:- LONG BILLED DOWITCHER

Mansands:- BLUE WINGED TEAL, 2 Gadwall, Black Redstart

Plym Estuary:- 2 Great Northern Diver, 8 Goosander ( 4 m., 4 f. )

Slapton:- Black Necked Grebe, 5+ Goldeneye, 4 Pochard ( m. ), 20+ Tufted Duck, Cetti's Warbler

Aveton Gifford:- Little Grebe, 3 Greenshank, Common Sandpiper, Grey Wagtail

Noss Mayo:- Grey Wagtail

Beesands:- RING NECK DUCK, Wigeon

Heathfield:- Chiffchaff, Firecrest

Austin's Bridge:- 2 Goosander

Passage House, Kingsteignton:- 3 Little Grebe,6  Greenshank, 2 Common Sandpiper

West Charleton:- 2 Chiffchaff

Kingsbridge:- 2 Blackcap ( m., f. )

2.1.20, Okehampton:- Tawny Owl, 2 Raven

Portworthy:- 2 Little Grebe, Red Crested Pochard ( f., front pool, Mica Dams )

Cadover:- 2 Mistle Thrush

Peter Tavy:- 2 Grey Wagtail

Hatherleigh:- Barn Owl

Topsham:- LONG BILLED DOWITCHER, 7 Pintail, Ruff

1.1.20, Slapton Village:- 6 Stock Dove

Topsham Bridge:- 30+ Redwing, Dipper, 2 Marsh Tit

Topsham:- LONG BILLED DOWITCHER

Buckland-Tout-Saints:- probable Hen Harrier

Noss Mayo:- Tawny Owl, Jay, Grey Wagtail, Blackcap ( f. )

Gara Bridge:- Jay, Goldcrest

Aveton Gifford:- 3 Greenshank, Grey Wagtail

Saltram / Plym Estuary:- 4 Little Grebe, 5 Goosander ( 3 m., 2 f. ), 4 Mandarin ( 2 m., 2 f. ), 5 Greenshank, Mediterranean Gull, 2 Ringneck Parakeet, 13 Redwing

Kingsbridge Estuary:- 13+ Brent Goose, Pale Bellied Brent Goose, 12 Red Breasted Merganser, 30+ Wigeon, 40+ Teal, 2 Greenshank, 10+ Dunlin

South Huish:- 50+ Wigeon, 30+ Teal, 12+ Snipe, 11 Ringed Plover, 50+ Wigeon, 30+ Teal, 4 Raven, Water Pipit, 3 Rock Pipit

Kingsbridge:- 2+ Blackcap , Goldcrest

Hatherleigh:- 2 Barn Owl

Newton Abbot:- Scaup ( m., Decoy )

Sidbury:- Fieldfare

Goveton:- Barn Owl

Okehampton:- Tawny Owl, 2 Raven

Slapton:- Black Necked Grebe, 4 Pochard ( m. ), 10 Goldeneye, 8+ Gadwall, 100+ Tufted Duck, Water Rail, 50+ Lapwing

2 Cetti's Warbler, 2 Chiffchaff, Grey Seal

11.10.19, Beesands:- 5 Gadwall, 6 Tufted Duck, Kingfisher, Cetti's Warbler

Topsham:- 8 CATTLE EGRET ( over )

Hatherleigh:- 2 Barn Owl

10.10.19, Dawlish Warren:- LONG BILLED DOWITCHER

Okehampton:- Raven

Hatherleigh:- 2 Barn Owl

9.10.19, Okehampton:- Tawny Owl, Hedgehog

East Soar:- Merlin

St. Marychurch:- Tawny Owl ( f. ), 2 Raven, Jersey Tiger Moth, Hummingbird Hawkmoth

 

8.10.19, Slapton:- Scaup ( m. ), 50+ Tufted Duck, 3+ Water Rail, 40+ Swallow, 2 Jay, 5+ Cetti's Warbler, 6 Chiffchaff, 8+ Goldcrest, Comma

Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker

Plymstock:- 2 Ringneck Parakeet, Chiffchaff

Kingsbridge Estuary:- Greenshank, Kingfisher

Modbury:- Swallow

Plympton:- Raven, Grey Wagtail

Hatherleigh:- Barn Owl

Sidbury:- 4 Swallow

Topsham:- Shoveler, 6+ Pintail, Teal, Wigeon, 20+ Black Tailed Godwit, 9 Swallow

Okehampton:- Hedgehog

 

7.10.19, Turf, Exminster:- 10+ CATTLE EGRET ( over )

Modbury:- 10 Swallow, House Martin

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Tawny Owl, 3 Raven, Chiffchaff

Noss Mayo:- 2 Jay

Central Park, Plymouth:- 6+ Ringneck Parakeet

6.10.19, Dart's Farm, Topsham:- 9 CATTLE EGRET, Kingfisher, Reed Bunting

Kingswear:- OSPREY

Dartmouth:- Common Sandpiper, Firecrest

Okehampton:- Raven, Hedgehog

East Portlemouth:- Spotted Flycatcher, Cirl Bunting

Noss Mayo:- Raven, Hummingbird Hawkmoth, Southern Hawker

5.10.19, Deer Bridge, Slapton:- Water Rail, 100+ Swallow, 20+ House Martin, Mistle Thrush, Cetti's Warbler, Chiffchaff, 2 Goldcrest

Slapton Village:- Stock Dove, 4 Raven

Okehampton:- Raven

Saltram / Plym Estuary:- 5 Mandarin, 2 Greenshank, 2 Ringneck Parakeet, Raven

Wembury:- Wheatear, 2 Chiffchaff, 2 Cirl Bunting

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Tawny Owl, Raven, Chiffchaff, 2 Goldcrest

Buckland-Tout-Saints:- Barn Owl

Gara Bridge:- Dipper

Harbertonford:- Polecat

4.10.19, Topsham:- LONG BILLED DOWITCHER ( juv. ), 8 CATTLE EGRET, Avocet, Ruff, 10+ Lapwing, 5 Greenshank, 10+ Black / Bar Tailed Godwit

Noss Mayo:- 2 Grey Wagtail, Chiffchaff

Princetown:- Merlin, 4 Mistle Thrush

Hatherleigh:- Barn Owl

Sidmouth:- Firecrest

Teignmouth:- 61 Swallow ( over point car park )

Woolfardisworthy:- Tawny Owl

 

3.10.19, Topsham:- LONG BILLED DOWITCHER ( juv., from hide )

Okehampton:- 2 Swallow, Raven, Hedgehog

Blackawton:- Barn Owl

Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, Hummingbird Hawkmoth ( taken by Robin )

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Grey Wagtail, Chiffchaff, Goldcrest, 3 Setaceous Hebrew Character Moth, 2 Common Marbled Carpet, Black Rustic, 21 Lunar Unbderwing, Common Carpet, Common Wainscot, 2 Square Spot Rustic, Yellow Line Quaker, Beaded Chestnut, 7 Large Yellow Underwing

2.10.19, Topsham:- LONG BILLED DOWITCHER ( juv. ), Curlew Sandpiper

Okehampton:- 2 Raven

Bellever:- Green Woodpecker, Raven, 20+ Goldcrest

Exwick:- WRYNECK ( at allotments )

Hatherleigh:- Barn Owl

Slapton:- Scaup ( m. ), 40+ Tufted Duck, 2+ Water Rail, 40+ Swallow, Wheatear, 2 Whinchat, Blackcap ( m. ), 2+ Chiffchaff, Goldcrest, 2 Firecrest ( with Long Tailed Tit flock ), 5+ Cirl Bunting, Common Lizard, Painted Lady

Noss Mayo:- Painted Lady

Okehampton:- Hedgehog

1.10.19, Okehampton:- 2 Raven

Plympton:- Raven, Jay, 3 Goldcrest

Topsham:- LONG BILLED DOWITCHER ( juv. ), Curlew Sandpiper, 40 Greenshank ( also of interest, 2 Black Swan off Goatwalk )

Exwick:- WRYNECK ( briefly at allotments )

Lower Compton, Plymouth:- 2 Jay

South Huish:- 16 Mediterranean Gull, Black Tern, Sandwich Tern

Thurlestone Bay:- Grey Plover, 7 Arctic Skua, 4 Mediterranean Gull, 3 Sandwich Tern, Common Tern ( also 2 "commic" tern )

30.9.19, Slapton:- 6+ Water Rail, 3 Sandwich Tern, 30+ Swallow, 2 Jay, 10+ Cetti's Warbler, Chiffchaff, Goldcrest, 5+ Cirl Bunting

Slapton Village:- 3 Stock Dove, Raven, Whitethroat

Topsham:- LONG BILLED DOWITCHER ( juv. ), GARGANEY ( juv. )

Modbury:- 2 Swallow, Jay

Okehampton:- Hedgehog

29.9.19, Exminster:- 10 CATTLE EGRET ( between village & bypass )

Topsham:- LONG BILLED DOWITCHER ( juv., from hide ), Curlew Sandpiper

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- 3 Stock Dove, 2 Grey Wagtail, Chiffchaff

Hatherleigh:- 2 Barn Owl

Churchstow:- 7 Swallow

Ashprington:- OSPREY

Ilsington:- 25+ Swallow

Okehampton:- 2 Raven, Hedgehog

Sheepstor Village:- Green Woodpecker, 3 Mistle Thrush, 4 Roe Deer

Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, 2 Raven. 2 Small Copper, Hummingbird Hawkmoth

28.9.19, Topsham:- LONG BILLED DOWITCHER ( juv., from hide ), Curlew Sandpiper

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Tawny Owl, Grey Wagtail, Chiffchaff

Hatherleigh:- 2 Barn Owl

Plymstock:- 4 Ringneck Parakeet

Plympton:- Siskin, 4 Goldcrest

Exwick:- WRYNECK

Noss Mayo:- 2 Green Woodpecker, Hummingbird Hawkmoth

27.9.19, Topsham:- LONG BILLED DOWITCHER ( juv., from hide )

Exwick:- WRYNECK ( briefly in hedge by allotments )

Okehampton:- 2 Tawny Owl, 2 Raven

 

26.9.19, Slapton:- Balearic Shearwater, 5 Manx Shearwater, 2 Great Skua, 2 Arctic Skua, Mediterranean Gull, 2 Swallow, 2 Wheatear, Yellow Wagtail

Slapton Village:- 3 Stock Dove, 50+ Swallow, 5 Raven

Topsham:- LONG BILLED DOWITCHER ( juv., from hide / viewing platform / Goatwalk )

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Tawny Owl, Chiffchaff, Goldcrest

Noss Mayo:- 2 Raven, 2 Hummingbird Hawkmoth

Okehampton:- Hedgehog

Haldon:- CLIFDEN NONPAREIL

25.9.19, Plympton:- 2 Raven, Chiffchaff, Goldcrest

Topsham:- LONG BILLED DOWITCHER ( juv., from hide )

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Tawny Owl

Venford Reservoir:- Redstart ( f. ), 4+ Siskin

Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, Hummingbird Hawkmoth

Cornwood:- Fallow Deer

24.9.19, Plympton:- Raven, Goldcrest

River Dart:- OSPREY

Hatherleigh:- Barn Owl

Plymstock:- Ringneck Parakeet, Chiffchaff

Exwick:- Spotted Flycatcher

River Otter, Budleigh / Otterton:- Little Grebe, 7 Dunlin, 2 Ringed Plover, 2 Kingfisher, 4 Swallow, 2 Southern Hawkers, Common Darter

Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, Small Copper, Hummingbird Hawkmoth

23.9.19, Deer Bridge, Slapton:- 2 Swallow, 5 Mistle Thrush, 7 Chiffchaff, Goldcrest

Bowcombe Creek:- Greenshank, 50+ Swallow

Modbury:- 2 Swallow

Okehampton:- 30 House Martin, 2 Raven

Slapton:- 6 Common Scoter, Arctic Skua, Common Seal

Noss Mayo:- Hummingbird Hawkmoth

22.9.19, South Huish:- Curlew Sandpiper, 14 Teal, 6 Dunlin, 15 Black Tailed Godwit, presumed Yellow Legged Gul ( imm. ), Wheatear, Yellow Wagtail

Churchstow:- 2 Stock Dove, 2 Swallow

South Milton:- Chiffchaff

Slapton:- Little Gull ( juv. ), 3 Common Tern, 3 Arctic Skua

Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, Hummingbird Hawkmoth

Okehampton:- 2 Hedgehog

21.9.19, East Portlemouth area:- Short Eared Owl, 200+ Swallow / House Martin, 3 Wheatear, Whinchat, Whitethroat

Noss Mayo:- 2 Raven

Buckland-Tout-Saints:- Barn Owl

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- 20+ Swallow, Chiffchaff, Goldcrest

Exe Estuary:- OSPREY

River Otter:- 2 Kingfisher, 2 Swallow, 3 Chiffchaff, Spotted Flycatcher, 2 Southern Hawker

Okehampton:- Tawny Owl, 2 Hedgehog

Bellever area:- 2 Roe Deer

20.9.19, South Efford Marsh, Aveton Gifford:- LESSER YELLOWLEGS

Bowcombe Creek:- Greenshank, 30+ Swallow

Deer Bridge, Slapton:- Tawny Owl, 50+ Swallow, 3 Chiffchaff

Okehampton:- 2 Raven, Hedgehog

Hatherleigh:- Barn Owl

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Tawny Owl, 50+ Swallow, Chiffchaff, 2 Goldcrest

Seaton:- 20+ Black Tailed Godwit, 10 Lapwing, Dunlin, 3 Southern Hawker

Chudleigh Knighton Heath:- Nightjar, 2 Emperor Dragonfly

19.9.19, South Efford Marsh, Aveton Gifford:- LESSER YELLOWLEGS ( half way to hide )

Sidmouth:- WHITE STORK ( plastic ringed, on roof of Balfour Arms )

Soar:- Golden Plover, Swallow, House Martin, Sand Martin, Raven, 4 Wheatear, 20 Yellow Wagtail ( with cows ), 3 Blackcap, 2 Whitethroat, 4 Chiffchaff, Cirl Bunting

Lopwell / Maristow:- Common Sandpiper, Kingfisher, 15 Raven

Clyst Estuary:- 2 OSPREY

Noss Mayo:- 2 Tawny Owl, 2 Raven, Painted Lady, Small Copper, Hummingbird Hawkmoth

Exwick:- Brown Hairstreak ( Guys & Hylton Allotments )

Okehampton:- Hedgehog

Newton Abbot:- CLIFDEN NONPAREIL ( moth photographed 22:30 )

 

18.9.19, Bellever:- 3 House Martin

Topsham:- Curlew Sandpiper ( from hide )

Soar:- Hobby, Tree Pipit, 7+ Yellow Wagtail, 3 Whinchat, 17 Wheatear, Blackcap, Whitethroat, 5 Chiffchaff, Spotted Flycatcher

Yealmpton:- Red Leg Partridge, 4 Swallow

Sidmouth:- WHITE STORK ( plastic ringed, on roof of Balfour Arms )

Noss Mayo:- 2 Raven, 4 Painted Lady, Hummingbird Hawkmoth

17.9.19, Clyst Estuary:- 2 OSPREY

Yelverton:- 10+ House Martin, 2 Wheatear

Wotter:- Green Woodpecker

Wembury:- 3 Wheatear, Whinchat, Whitethroat

Okehampton:- 2 Raven, 2 Hedgehog

Collaton:- Swallow

Ilsington:- 200+ Swallow / House Martin, Chiffchaff

Noss Mayo:- Raven, 7 Painted Lady, Small Copper, Gatekeeper, 2 Hummingbird Hawkmoth, Southern Hawker

Plympton:- 3 Raven, Chiffchaff, 2 Comma

Totnes:- Swallow, 4 House Martin, Hedgehog, 5 Slow Worm, Painted Lady, 3 Comma, 3 Gatekeeper

Black Down, nr. Mary Tavy:- Roe Deer

Clennon Valley, Paignton:- 5 Brown Hairstreak, 4 Small Copper, 6 Painted Lady, Comma, Hummingbird Hawkmoth

Mary Tavy:- Golden Ringed Dragonfly

Noss Mayo coast path / Warren:- 2 Clouded Yellow, 4 Painted Lady, Small Copper, 2 Common Blue, 5 Gatekeeper

16.9.19, Clyst Estuary:- OSPREY

Dartmouth:- Mediterranean Gull

Ryder's Hill, Dartmoor:- 20+ Golden Plover, 2 Wheatear

Yarner Woods:- 20+ Redpoll

Saddle Tor:- Hobby

Okehampton:- Tawny Owl, Hedgehog

Barnstaple:- Grass Snake

Noss Mayo:- Hummingbird Hawkmoth, Southern Hawker

15.9.19, Warleigh Point, River Tamar:- 2 OSPREY

Saltern Cove, Torbay:- Common Sandpiper

Plymstock:- 2 Ringneck Parakeet

Starcross:- OSPREY

Churchstow:- Stock Dove, Raven, 3 Swallow, 100+ House Martin

East Portlemouth:- 2+ Cirl Bunting

Hatherleigh:- Barn Owl

Topsham:- 12+ Avocet ( from hide )

Start Point:- Grasshopper Warbler, 2 Whitethroat, Clouded Yellow, 6 Painted Lady

Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, Stock Dove, 2 Jay, 11 Painted Lady, Hummingbird Hawkmoth

Okehampton:- Hedgehog

Paignton:- Hummingbird Hawkmoth

14.9.19, Ernesettle:- OSPREY, 2 Sandwich Tern

Kingsbridge:- 2 Swallow, Stock Dove

Prawle Point:- Redstart ( m. )

Haytor Down / Greator Rocks / Emsworthy:- Snipe, Green Woodpecker, 7 Swallow, 30+ House Martin, 2+ Raven, Jay, 3 Chiffchaff, Marsh Tit

Okehampton:- House Martin, Hedgehog

Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, 13 Painted Lady, Hummingbird Hawkmoth

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Tawny Owl, 2 Goldcrest, 3v Large Yellow Underwing, Broad Bordered Yellow Underwing, 2 Lesser Yellow Underwing, Garden Carpet, 3 Setaceous Hebrew Character, 4 Square Spot Rustic

Totnes:- Barn Owl, Tawny Owl, Raven, Jay, 3 Hedgehog, Pipistrelle, 5 Slow Worm, 4 Comma, 6 Gatekeeper, Hummingbird Hawkmoth, Southern Hawker

13.9.19, Clyst Estuary:- OSPREY

River Tamar:- OSPREY

Portworthy:- 100+ Swallow / House Martin

Lopwell / Maristow:- Little Grebe, 5 Common Sandpiper, 2 Swallow, Chiffchaff ( m. )

South Huish:- 2 Teal, Black Tailed Godwit, Bar Tailed Godwit, Knot ( s/pl. ), 5 Dunlin, 5 Ringed Plover, 10+ Swallow, Wheatear, Chiffchaff

Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, 12 Painted Lady, Common Blue, Small Copper, Hummingbird Hawkmoth, Southern Hawker

Okehampton Station:- 5 Painted Lady

Okehampton:- Hedgehog

12.9.19, Hatherleigh:- 2 Barn Owl

Collaton:- 4 Swallow

South Huish:- Little Grebe, 5+ Teal, 5 Dunlin, 5+ Ringed Plover, 10+ Black Tailed Godwit, 6 Yellow Wagtail, Wheatear

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Tawny Owl

Totnes:- Blackcap, Chiffchaff

North Hallsands:- Cetti's Warbler, Sedge Warbler ( juv. )

Salcombe:- Mediterranean Gull, Spotted Flycatcher

Ernesettle:- OSPREY

Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, Chiffchaff, Hummingbird Hawkmoth

11.9.19, Aveton Gifford:- Greenshank, 5+ Common Sandpiper, Kingfisher

Dartington:- Mandarin ( f. ), Swallow

Smithaleigh:- Swallow

Exminster Marshes:- CATTLE EGRET

Powderham:- Barn Owl

Topsham:- Garganey ( from hide )

Dartmeet:- 4 Swallow, 20 House Martin ( Brimpts Farm )

Okehampton:- Hedgehog

Noss Mayo:- Hummingbird Hawkmoth

10.9.19, Wembury:- 3 Swallow

Wotter:- 2 Swallow

Frogmore:- 8 Swallow

Axe Estuary:- OSPREY, Wood Sandpiper

Buckland-Tout-Saints:- Barn Owl

Warleigh Point:- OSPREY

Newton Ferrers:- 20+ House Martin, Raven, Painted Lady

Beesands:- Marsh Harrier ( juv. ), Scaup ( f. ), 2 Tufted Duck, 2 Wigeon, 15 Gadwall, 12 Swallow, 4 Wheatear, Painted Lady, 2 Emperor Dragonfly

Plympton:- 2 Raven, Silver Y Moth

Berry Head:- 25 Swallow, Raven, 4 Wheatear, 6 Chiffchaff, 66 Painted Lady, 2 Common Blue, Hummingbird Hawkmoth

Okehampton:- Hedgehog

Noss Mayo:- Hummingbird Hawkmoth

9.9.19, Ernesettle:- OSPREY

Gara Bridge:- Dipper, Marsh Tit

Churchstow:- 20+ Swallow / House Martin, Chiffchaff

Aveton Gifford:- OSPREY ( from tidal road )

Collaton:- 2 Swallow

Clennon Valley, Paignton:- 100 House Martin

Saltern Cove:- Common Sandpiper

Seaton:- Greenshank, 2 Ringed Plover, Green Sandpiper, 20 Black Tailed Godwit, Chiffchaff

Noss Mayo:- Hummingbird Hawkmoth

8.9.19, Exe Estuary:- OSPREY

Topsham Bridge:- Jay, 2 Dipper, 2 Grey Wagtail, 2 Blackcap

Dartmouth:- Hobby ( over S. )

Kingsbridge:- 50+ Swallow

Princetown:- 3 Swallow ( Swelltor Quarry )

Okehampton:-  2 Raven, Hedgehog

Noss Mayo coast path:- 3 Grey Partridge ( m., 2 f., in field E. of car park ), 20+ Swallow, 2 House Martin, 4+ Raven, 2 Wheatear ( m., f. )

Noss Mayo:- Swallow, Raven, Painted Lady, Hummingbird Hawkmoth

7.9.19, Sheepstor Village:- Green Woodpecker, 3 Mistle Thrush

Shaugh Prior:- Jay

Beesands:- 3 Wheatear

Churchstow:- 20+ Swallow, 3 House Martin, Chiffchaff

East Soar:- 4 Grey Partridge, 10 Swallow, 4 Raven, Wheatear, 4 Blackcap ( 3 m., f. ), 5+ Whitethroat, 6+ Chiffchaff / Willow Warbler Painted Lady

Noss Mayo:- 3 Raven, 3 Painted Lady, Hummingbird Hawkmoth

6.9.19, Bowcombe Creek:- Barn Owl

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Tawny Owl, 2 Swallow, Goldcrest

Slapton:- Kingfisher

Burrator:- 8+ Goosander

Venford Reservoir:- 3 Raven, 4 Siskin, Crossbill

Exe Estuary:- OSPREY

Kingsbridge:- RED KITE ( Southville )

West Charleton:- 2 Swallow

Barnstaple:- Swallow, Grass Snake

5.9.19, South Huish:- GREY PHALAROPE

Kingsbridge Estuary:- OSPREY ( from pumping station )

Hatherleigh:- Barn Owl

Ernesettle Creek:- OSPREY

Wembury:- 18+ Turnstone, Grey Plover, 4 Dunlin, probable Arctic Skua, Rock Pipit, Wheatear, Blackcap, 2 possible Lesser Whitethroat, Painted Lady, Small Copper, Hummingbird Hawkmoth 

Lopwell / Maristow:- Little Grebe, 20 Raven, 3 Painted Lady

Noss Mayo:- 2 Raven, Small Copper, Hummingbird Hawkmoth

4.9.19, Blackhole Marsh, Seaton:- Teal, Knot, 70+ Black Tailed Godwit, Bar Tailed Godwit, 4 Dunlin, Ruff, Common Sandpiper, Ringed Plover, Whimbrel, Snipe, Greenshank, Swallow, House Martin, Sand Martin, 5 Chiffchaff

Colyford Common:- Swallow, Spotted Flycatcher

Flete, Ermington:- 50+ House Martin

South Huish:- GREY PHALAROPE

Burrator Reservoir:- 4 Little Grebe, 10 Goosander, Green Woodpecker, Raven, 3 Chiffchaff, Painted Lady

Cann Woods, nr. Plympton:- Stoat

Noss Mayo:- Small Copper, Hummingbird Hawkmoth

3.9.19, Exe Estuary:- OSPREY, Little Tern

Saltern Cove:- 2 Common Sandpiper, Wheatear

South Huish:- GREY PHALAROPE

Great Torrington:- 14 Raven, 2 Painted Lady

Noss Mayo:- 35 House Martin, Small Copper, Hummingbird Hawkmoth

Noss Mayo Warren coast path:- 13 Swallow, 2 Raven

Newton Ferrers:- Barn Owl

Chagford:- 3 House Martin

Okehampton:- 2 Hedgehog

Brixton:- 3 Painted Lady

2.9.19, South Huish:- GREY PHALAROPE ( on front pool from car park ), Shoveler, 8 Teal, 7 Black Tailed Godwit, 4 Dunlin, 60+ Swallow, 20+ House Martin, 2 Raven, 3 Yellow Wagtail, 4 Chiffchaff, Willow Warbler

Thurlestone Bay:- 2 Ringed Plover, 2 Sanderling, Rock Pipit

Shaugh Lake, Cadover:- 10 Goosander

Slapton:- WHISKERED TERN ( Stokeley Bay ), Dunlin, 2 Ringed Plover, Yellow Legged Gull ( ad. ),15+ Mediterranean Gull, Black Tern ( Torcross ), 3 Common Tern, 15 Wheatear, Garden Warbler, 20+ Blackcap, 6 Whitethroat, 6 Sedge Warbler, 10 Reed Warbler, 50+ Chiffchaff / Willow Warbler, Spotted Flycatcher ( also of interest 200+ mixed hirundines )

East Soar:- 2 ORTOLAN BUNTING ( elusive in stubble field West of East Soar Farm ), 2 Swallow, Whitethroat, 3 Chiffchaff, 2 Cirl Bunting, 2 Painted Lady, 2 Small Copper

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Tawny Owl, 20+ Swallow, Brimstone Moth, Common Carpet, Garden Carpet, Purple Bar, 14 Large Yellow Underwing, 3 Setaceous Hebrew Character, Square Spot Rustic, 2 Flounced Rustic

Great Torrington:- 17 Raven, Painted Lady

Noss Mayo:- Hummingbird Hawkmoth

1.9.19, Salcombe:- 2 Mediterranean Gull, probable Firecrest

Powderham, Exe Estuary:- OSPREY

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Tawny Owl, 6 Swallow, Raven

East Portlemouth:- Clouded Yellow

Noss Mayo:- Kingfisher, 2 Raven, Grey Wagtail, Clouded Yellow, Small Copper, Hummingbird Hawkmoth

Buckland-Tout-Saints:- Barn Owl

Cadover Bridge:- 3 Raven

Slapton:- WHISKERED TERN

Seaton:- LONG TAILED BLUE Butterfly ( Haven Cliff, on Everlasting Pea ),  Kingfisher ( Borrow Pit ), 9 Swallow, Painted Lady, 2 Southern Hawker

Okehampton:- Hedgehog

St. Marychurch:- Hummingbird Hawkmoth

31.8.19, St. Marychurch:- Tawny Owl, Green Woodpecker, 2 Raven

Kingsbridge:- 20+ Swallow 

Noss Mayo:- 2 Raven, 2 Jay, Hummingbird Hawkmoth

East Portlemouth:- 3 Whinchat

Warleigh Point, River Tamar:- OSPREY

Salcombe:- Pied Flycatcher ( f./imm., in private garden )

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- 12+ Swallow

River Otter:- BEAVER ( f. ), Green Woodpecker, 3 Kingfisher, Dipper, 2 Grey Wagtail

30.8.19, Thurlestone:- BARRED WARBLER ( juv., briefly in garden beside church )

Great Torrington:- Raven

Okehampton:- 2 Raven, Hedgehog

Topsham:- Wood Sandpiper

Yarmer Beach, Thurlestone Bay:- 11 Black Tailed Godwit, 3 Turnstone, 45 Dunlin, 30 Ringed Plover

Blackhole Marsh, Seaton:- Little Stint, Wood Sandpiper, 3 Curlew Sandpiper

Clennon Valley, Paignton:- 3 Swift

Noss Mayo:- 2 Raven, Stock Dove, 11 Painted Lady, Hummingbird Hawkmoth

Rosemoor RHS:- Lime Hawkmoth ( caterpillar )

29.8.19, South Huish:- Little Stint., Knot

Modbury:- Swallow

Shavercombe Tor:- Raven

Hatherleigh:- Barn Owl

Lopwell / Maristow:- 2 Common Sandpiper, Kingfisher, 4 Raven

Great Torrington:- 9 Raven

Noss Mayo area:- Swallow, 2 Raven, 5 Painted Lady, Hummingbird Hawkmoth

Hope Cove:- Grey Seal

Okehampton:- Hedgehog

Shavercombe Falls:- Golden Ringed Dragonfly

28.8.19, South Huish:- 2 Wood Sandpiper, Little Stint, 8 Teal, Knot, 10+ Dunlin, 12 Black Tailed Godwit, 20+ Swallow, 40+ House Martin, Sand Martin, 1+ Yellow Wagtail ( over ), 4+ Chiffchaff

Thurlestone Beach:- Sanderling, 20+ Dunlin / Sanderling

East Soar:- 50+ Yellow Wagtail

Kingsbridge Estuary:- 2 OSPREY

Noss Mayo:- 2 Tawny Owl, Jay, Hummingbird Hawkmoth

Okehampton:- 3 Raven

South Zeal:- Swallow

Moretonhampstead:- 3 Swallow

Headland Warren:- 3 Swallow, 4 Painted Lady

Sidbury:- 2 Chiffchaff, Painted Lady

27.8.19, Thurlestone Beach / Bay:- Whimbrel, 2 Rock Pipit, Yellow Wagtail

South Huish:- 8 Teal, 3 Black Tailed Godwit, Dunlin, 30+ Swallow / House Martin, Wheatear, Whitethroat, 3 Chiffchaff

Postbridge:- 2 Swallow, 40+ House Martin

Efford Crematorium, Plymouth:- Green Woodpecker

Bellever:- Green Woodpecker, Swallow, 2 Common Blue, 5 Cinnabar Moth ( caterpillar )

Okehampton:- Hedgehog, Hummingbird Hawkmoth, Elephant Hawkmoth ( caterpillar )

26.8.19, Thurlestone:- WRYNECK ( from footpath behind church ), 14 Wheatear, Whinchat ( f. ), Tree Pipit, 2 Cirl Bunting, 6 Painted Lady

Crownhill Down, nr. Lee Moor:- 18 Swallow, 3 Sand Martin, Raven, 2 Jay, 14 Mistle Thrush, Whinchat, 3 Siskin, 6 Chiffchaff, Pied Flycatcher ( f./ juv. ), 3+ Spotted Flycatcher

Pill Tor, Dartmoor:- 2 Raven, 3 Wheatear ( m., f., juv. )

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- 12 Swallow, Raven

Sidmouth Donkey Sanctuary:- 8 Swallow, 10 House Martin, 19 Wheatear, Whinchat, Painted Lady

Ilsington / Sigford / Halsanger:- 3 probable HONEY BUZZARD ( over  Halsanger S. W. ), Hobby, Green Woodpecker, 200+ Swallow / House Martin, Blackcap, 3 Chiffchaff, Spotted Flycatcher, Painted Lady

Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker,  13 Painted Lady, 2 Hummingbird Hawkmoth

Noss Mayo coast path / Warren Point:- 2 Wheatear, 4 Yellow Wagtail

Okehampton:- 3 House Martin, 2 Raven, Hedgehog, 2 Painted Lady, Common Blue, Elephant Hawkmoth ( caterpillar )

Sidbury:- 6 Swallow, 15 House Martin, 3 Painted Lady, Southern Hawker ( f. )

25.8.19, Crownhill Down, nr. Lee Moor:- 3 Tree Pipit, Whinchat, Pied Flycatcher ( f. ), 5+ Spotted Flycatcher

East Soar:- 75 Yellow Wagtail ( before farm )

Kingsbridge Estuary:- OSPREY ( from pumping station )

Thurlestone:- Pied Flycatcher

Wembury:- 2 Tree Pipit ( over ), Yellow Wagtail, Clouded Yellow

Okehampton:- 2 Raven, Common Blue, 9 Painted Lady

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- Tawny Owl, 20+ Swallow, 10+ House Martin, Dot Moth, 14 Large Yellow Underwing, 2 Lesser Broad Bordered Yellow Underwing, Rosy Footman, 2 Common Carpet, 4 Setaceous Hebrew Character, Iron Prominent, 2 Rosy Rustic, Single Dotted Wave, 2 Straw Dot, Dusky Thorn, 2 Brimstone Moth, 3 Flounced Rustic, 3 Common Rustic, Vines Rustic, Mullein Wave

Noss Mayo:- Comma, Hummingbird Hawkmoth

24.8.19, Crownhill Down:- 13+ Chiffchaff, 5+ Willow Warbler, 4 Spotted Flycatcher

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- 30+ Swallow, 20+ House Martin, 2 Sand Martin

Dawlish Warren:- Little Ringed Plover, 140 Ringed Plover, Whimbrel, 15 Knot, 4 Sanderling, Common Tern, 64 Sandwich T2 Blackcap, 6 Whitethroat, 2 Chiffchaff, Cirl Bunting

Kingsbridge Estuary:- OSPREY

Dendles Wood, Cornwood:- Green Woodpecker, 4 Raven, Golden Ringed Dragonfly

Okehampton:- 2 Raven, Hedgehog, 6 Painted Lady

Noss Mayo:- Tawny Owl, 5 House Martin ( also possible Swift ), Small Copper, 14 Painted Lady, Common Blue, Hummingbird Hawkmoth

23.8.19, Slapton Beach:- 2 Mediterranean Gull

Kingsbridge Estuary:- OSPREY ( from pumping station )

Crownhill Down:- Green Woodpecker, 31 Swallow, Sand Martin, Raven, Jay, 3 Mistle Thrush, Tree Pipit, Whinchat ( f. ), Chiffchaff

Slapton Village:- 2 Raven, Cirl Bunting, 2 Roe Deer, 2 Painted Lady

Okehampton:- 2 Raven, Hedgehog, 10 Painted Lady

Great Torrington:- 12 Swallow, 2+ Silver Washed Fritillary

Deer Bridge, Slapton:- 10+ Swallow, 20+ House Martin, Grey Wagtail, Chiffchaff, 3 Spotted Flycatcher, 20+ Painted Lady

Noss Mayo area:- Clouded Yellow, 7+ Painted Lady, Hummingbird Hawkmoth

Thorne Moor, nr. Stibbs Cross:- Silver Washed Fritillary

22.8.19, Hatherleigh:- Barn Owl

Beesands:- Mediterranean Gull

Buckfastleigh:- Tawny Owl

The Mounts, nr. Kingsbridge:- 2 Stock Dove, 17 Swallow, 4 House Martin

East Prawle:- 50+ Swallow, 3 Wheatear

Okehampton:- Tawny Owl, Hedgehog ( also of interest 2 unidentified bat sp. inside a house )

Stoke Beach area:- Swallow, House Martin, 8 Painted Lady, Small Copper, Small Heath, Gatekeeper

Noss Mayo:- Swallow, Chiffchaff, 13 Painted Lady, Hummingbird Hawkmoth

Great Torrington:- 5 House Martin, Raven, 2 Painted Lady, Jersey Tiger Moth

Paignton:- Hummingbird Hawkmoth, Jersey Tiger

21.8.19, Bennetts Cross:- Raven, 5+ Whinchat

Holbeton:- 3 Swallow

Postbridge:- 20+ Swallow

Plymstock:- Ringneck Parakeet, Grey Wagtail

Whiddon Down:- Swallow

Moretonhampstead:- 60 Swallow

Battisborough Cross:- 4 Swallow

Rowden:- 2 Swallow

Dunscombe / Donkey Sanctuary:- 6 Swallow, 9 House Martin, Wheatear, Whitethroat, 6 Painted Lady

Okehampton:- 4 Raven, 2 Hedgehog, 6 Painted Lady

Bellever:- Green Woodpecker, Redstart, 3 Common Blue, 70 Cinnabar Moth ( caterpillar ), Emperor Dragonfly

Challacombe Farm:- 30+ Swallow / House Martin, Grey Wagtail, Redstart, Willow Warbler, Common Blue, Emperor Dragonfly, Common Hawker, 8+ Common Darter, Beautiful Demoiselle

Flete Estate:- Raven, 11 Painted Lady, 3 Dark Green Fritillary, 4 Common Darter, 5 Common Blue Damselfly

Noss Mayo:- Painted Lady, Hummingbird Hawkmoth

Paignton:- 4 Painted Lady, Hummingbird Hawkmoth, Jersey Tiger, Southern Hawker

20.8.19, Lutton:- 2 Swallow

South Zeal:- 30+ Swift / House Martin

Okehampton:- 2 Raven, Hedgehog, 4 Painted Lady

South Efford Marsh, Aveton Gifford:- OSPREY, 2 Green Sandpiper, 3 Dunlin, 9 Ringed Plover, 4+ Greenshank, Black Tailed Godwit, 3+ Gatekeeper

Noss Mayo:- Swallow, Southern Hawker, Silver Washed Fritillary, 6+ Painted Lady, Jersey Tiger

Dunscombe / Donkey Sanctuary:- 2 Raven, 4 Painted Lady, Common Blue, Holly Blue, Six Spot Burnet Moth

Plympton:- 6+ Painted Lady, Jersey Tiger

Rook Gate, Cornwood:- 2 Raven, 3 Painted Lady

Sidbury:- 3 Painted Lady

Hoo Meavy:- 3 Beautiful Demoiselle

19.8.19, Modbury:- 2 Swallow

Flete:- 6 Swallow

Battisborough Cross:- 12 Swallow

Aveton Gifford:- OSPREY ( from tidal road ), 5 Swallow

Clennon Valley, Paignton:- 18 Swift

Okehampton:- 4 Raven, Hedgehog, 3 Painted Lady

Collaton:- 3 Swallow

Plympton:- 2 Siskin

Crownhill Down:- 4 Swallow, 6 Mistle Thrush, 7 Chiffchaff, 2 Willow Warbler, Spotted Flycatcher

South Huish:- Wood Sandpiper, 3 Dunlin, 2 Ringed Plover, 2+ Swallow, 2 House Martin, 3 Painted Lady

Noss Mayo:- Painted Lady, Southern Hawker

18.8.19, Plym Estuary:- 20 Turnstone

Okehampton:- 3 Raven, 2 Painted Lady

Paignton:- 3 Swift, 5 Painted Lady, 2 Jersey Tiger Moth

Great Torrington:- 2 House Martin, Raven, Silver Washed Fritillary, 2 Painted Lady

Noss Mayo:- 7 Painted Lady, Common Blue, Small Copper, 2 Gatekeeper, Comma, Hummingbird Hawkmoth, Jersey Tiger

17.8.19, Kingsbridge:- 8+ Swallow

Moretonhampstead:- 2 Swallow

Postbridge:- 2 Swallow

Okehampton:- 2 Swallow, 2 Raven, 8 Painted Lady

Noss Mayo:- Stock Dove, 12 Painted Lady, 3 Gatekeeper, Hummingbird Hawkmoth

16.8.19, Collaton:- 2 Swallow

Plymstock:- Ringneck Parakeet

Ashburton:- 2 Chiffchaff

Okehampton:- 2 Raven

Paignton:- 6 Swift, Jersey Tiger Moth

15.8.19, Yarner Woods:- Lesser Spotted Woodpecker

Hatherleigh:- Barn Owl

Clyst Estuary:- 2 Spotted Redshank

Saltram, Plym Estuary:- 4+ Ringneck Parakeet

Lopwell / Maristow:- 6 Common Sandpiper, Kingfisher, Stock Dove, 20+ House Martin, 8 Raven, 2 Marsh Tit

Saltern Cove:- Common Sandpiper

Paignton:- Swift, 7 Painted Lady, Jersey Tiger

Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, 2 Swallow, 4 House Martin, 2 Raven, Painted Lady, Gatekeeper, Jersey Tiger Moth

Great Torrington:- Holly Blue, Silver Washed Fritillary, 5 Painted Lady

Okehampton:- Hedgehog, 2 Painted Lady

14.8.19, Slapton:- Mediterranean Gull ( ad. )

Okehampton:- 4 Raven

Yelverton:- Swallow

Noss Mayo:- Green Woodpecker, Swallow, 15 House Martin

Princetown:- Swallow

Plympton:- House Martin, Goldcrest, 2 Painted Lady, Hummingbird Hawkmoth

Bellever:- Nightjar, 30 Swallow, House Martin, Raven, 4 Roe Deer, Fox

13.8.19, Okehampton:- 4 Raven, Dipper ( West Ockment River )

Slapton:- Sandwich Tern, Kingfisher, 10+ Swallow, Cetti's Warbler, 2 Sedge Warbler, 3 Whitethroat, 3 Chiffchaff, 20+ Painted Lady, Common Blue, Emperor Dragonfly

Noss Mayo:- Swallow, 2 Painted Lady, Gatekeeper, Jersey Tiger Moth, Hummingbird Hawkmoth

12.8.19, Gara Bridge:- Dipper, Grey Wagtail, Marsh Tit

Salcombe:- Common Sandpiper, Mediterranean Gull

East Prawle:- 3 Swift, 20 Swallow, 10 House Martin, 2 Whitethroat

Kingsbridge:- 2 Swallow

Moretonhampstead:- Swallow

Bellever:- Swallow

Beer Head:- 6 Swallow, 12 House Martin, Wheatear, 3 Common Blue, Brown Argus, Gatekeeper, 30+ Painted Lady, Jersey Tiger Moth, 4 Six Spot Burnet

Okehampton:- Hedgehog

6.9.19, BowcombNoss Mayo:- Common Blue, Small Copper, Hummingbird Hawkmoth