Friday 30th March 2018

Friday 30th March 2018

Nanjizal: Osprey flew north plus a few Chiffchaffs and Goldcrest after a hard frost. (K Wilson)

Pendower: from Pendower beach up the valley to Melinsey Mill. At least eight singing Chiffchaff and a Marsh Tit. Also Red-necked Grebe, Slavonian Grebe, 6 Sandwich Tern, Black-throated Divers and Great Northern Divers off Pendower beach early afternoon. (T Farr) 34+ Great Northern Diver, 14 Black-throated Diver, 8 Slavonian Grebe, 2 Red-necked Grebe, 1 Common Scoter, 6 Sandwich Tern. (S Rowe, T Carson) Pacific Diver, 4+ Black-throated Diver, 2+ Great Northern Diver, Slavonian Grebe, Red-necked Grebe & 4+ Sandwich Tern in the evening. (P Chapman)

Portscatho: 1 Long-tailed Duck, 12 Sandwich Tern. (S Rowe, T Carson)

Dozmary Pool: Drake Lesser Scaup still, plus female Scaup and c30 Tufted Duck at 13:30. (P Chapman)

Coverack: 2w Iceland Gull still, on rocks by the Paris Hotel.

Stithians Reservoir: 2 Goldeneye, 14 Tufted Duck, 3 Coot, 4 singing Chiffchaff (D Eva)

Gwithian Towans: 1 Hooded Crow (or possible hybrid). (MJ Spicer)

St Gothian Sands: 1 Swallow. (MJ Spicer) Also 2 Blue Tit, 2 Blackbird (pair), 1 Greylag, 2 Coot, Little Grebe, 30 Canada Geese, 21 Tufted Duck, 2 Mallard, 67+ Herring Gull, 18 Great Black-backed Gull, 6 Rock Pipit, 2 Kestrel, Buzzard, 2 pairs of Stonechat, Wren, Robin, 3 Shelduck and male Yellowhammer singing from bushes in sewerage works. (PJ Freestone)

Copperhouse: Sparrowhawk circling Copperhouse Creek (PJ Freestone)

Port Quin/Lundy Bay: 2 Puffin, 3 Sandwich Tern, 2 Yellowhammer, 9 Skylark, 2 Swallow, 2 Kestrel, 3 Raven. (S Grose)

Trevarrion: 1 Barn Owl, 2 Cetti’s Warbler, 2 Chiffchaff, 4 Raven. (S Grose)

Grogley: 3 Chiffchaff and 1 Willow Warbler all singing. (P Spong)

Rising Sun, Callington: Flock of c120 Golden Plover this afternoon. (C Imms)

RSPB Scillonian III wildlife cruise, Penzance to Wolf Rock: 2 Red-throated Diver, 3 Sandwich Tern, 76 Manx Shearwater, 12 Gannet, 7 Razorbill, 6 Guillemot, 2 Kittiwake and 2 Common Dolphin. Wolf Rock to Penzance: 266 Manx Shearwater, 27 Gannet, 7 Fulmar, 5 Guillemot, 3 Kittiwake and 1 Puffin. Wolf Rock to Scilly: 18 Guillemot, 5 Gannet, 5 Manx Shearwater, 4 Razorbill, 2 Kittiwake, 2 Fulmar and 1 Chiffchaff. Scilly to Wolf Rock: 32 Manx Shearwater, 5 Guillemot, 3 Fulmar, 2 Gannet and 4 Common Dolphin. (M Ahmad and DA Conway)

Lizard: 2 Swallow flew north over the village. (M Silk)

Truro: Female Blackcap still in a private garden. (M Costa) 1 female Siskin in private garden. (D Jenkins)