Friday 16th April 2021

Friday 16th April 2021

Late news, 15/4, Truro: m& f Siskin in a private garden. (D Jenkins)

Trevilley: Little Bunting in last field before the valley drops to Nanjizal (M Broadbent)

Little Bunting – Joma Blair

Polgigga: male Blue-headed Wagtail, 1 Lapland Bunting, c15 White Wagtail, c20 Wheatear all in ploughed field seaward side of Higher Bosisto. (R Veal)

Nanjizal: 2cy f Crossbill, 1 Whitethroat, 2 Willow Warbler, 15 Blackcap trapped and ringed. Also 1 Grasshopper Warbler, 1 House Martin. (J Overfield, R Veal)

Land’s End: 4 Ring Ouzel (2m, 2f) on Treeve Moor (P St Pierre, R Archer, P Clement et al)

Ring Ouzel – Matthew Broadbent

Sennen: Blue-headed Wagtail and Yellow Wagtail in fields behind the school. (P St Pierre, M Broadbent)

Porthgwarra: 16 Wheatear, 1 Tree Pipit. (S Rogers)

Kenidjack: Grasshopper Warbler just before the wood store. (P St Pierre)

Pendeen: Yellow Wagtail over calling. (P Combridge)

Mousehole: 3 cal yr Glaucous Gull, 1 ad Yellow-legged Gull on St Clements (M Elliott)

Marazion: c8 Whimbrel, c6 Curlew on Hogus Rocks (P Fraser)

Gwithian: ad Glaucous Gull (T Wilson)

Crowan Reservoirs/Beacon: 1 Osprey over and N c1500hrs. Also 100+ Golden Plover still. (C Benton)

Windmill Farm: 2 Sedge Warbler, 1 Whitethroat, 1 Green Sandpiper, 1 Grasshopper Warbler and 1 Wheatear (D Wright) 2 Swallows dipping in pool. (S Ford)

Cadgwith: Male Ring Ouzel on coastal pasture midway between Cadgwith and Church Cove (S Croft)

Kennack Sands & Gwendreath: 1 summer plumaged Bar-tailed Godwit and 1 Grey Plover on the beach with 3+ Orange-tip butterflies along the valley (P. Bedford)

Feock: Osprey over Porthgwidden (K Hambly-Staite)

Carne Creek: 2 Little Egret, pair of Shelduck, Mute Swan on nest plus 3 more adults, 1 Redshank and Tawny Owl (D Wood and S Wood).

Playing Place: 3 Nuthatch, 50 Carrion Crows. (T Hall)

Carlyon: 1 Buzzard, 2 Skylark, 1 Swallow, 2 Wren, 2 Chaffinch. (T Hall)

Cligga Head: Minke Whale close in for third day. (T Wilson)

Park Head: 3 Wheatear, 5 Rock Pipit, 20+ Skylark, 3 Oystercatcher, 2 Shag, 1 Cormorant, 6 Fulmar, 1 Great Black-backed Gull, 7 Linnet, 1 Stonechat. (C Taylor)

Porthilly Point: 19 Sand Martin, 8 Linnet, 1 Sparrowhawk, 1 Buzzard, 2 Skylark, 1 Ringed Plover,1 Whimbrel, 29 Oystercatcher, 2 Raven. (S Grose)

Porthilly Beach: 2cy Little Gull. (S Grose)

Rock: 1 Chiffchaff fledgling, 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker, 1 Song Thrush (on nest from private garden). (S Grose)

Davidstow airfield: Little Ringed Plover this afternoon at control tower pool. (A Davey)

Little Ringed Plover – Adrian Davey

Little Ringed Plover – Adrian Davey

Goss Moor: 15 singing Willow Warbler, 2 Willow Tit. (M Jones)

Upper Fowey Valley: Numerous Willow Warblers, Willow Tit, Goldcrest. (A Blonden)

Lower Tamar Lake: 1 pair of Tufted Ducks, 1-2 Blackcaps, 1 Chiffchaff, 1 Jay, 3 Buzzards over Kilkhampton. Great Crested Grebe. (H Kendall)

Millendreath, Looe: Whimbrel, fledgling Song Thrush. (D Flumm)

Rame to Penlee: Sedge Warbler, Whitethroat. (M Saunders)

Treganhawke cliffs: 4 Kittiwakes (M Saunders)