Friday 5th April 2019

Friday 5th April 2019

Marazion Marsh RSPB: Glossy Ibis and Water Pipit still, also 4 Teal, 1 Little Egret, 6 Swallow, c10 Sand Martin, 4 Willow Warbler, 16 Chiffchaff, 3 Blackcap, 5 Cetti’s Warbler and 1 Roe Deer. (DK Parker, P St Pierre, P Fraser)

Devoran: 1 Lesser Yellowlegs still. (R Augarde)

Camel Estuary /Burniere: 53 Cattle Egret, 18 Little Egret, 32 Shelduck, 14 Curlew, 3 Chiffchaff. (S Grose)

Polgigga, duck pond: 1 Siberian Chiffchaff at 5pm, 1 Common Chiffchaff, 6 Chaffinch. (M Williams)

Chaple Amble pools: 3 Green Sandpiper and 4 Cattle Egret in summer plumage.  (P Roseveare)

Newquay Zoo: 1 Sparrowhawk. (S Grose)

Marazion: 4 Black-throated Diver offshore. (P St Pierre) 13 Ringed Plover and 12 Sanderling by Hogus rocks. (P Fraser)

Kynance: 1 Redstart. (M Pass)

Higher Bosistow: 1 Black Redstart. (M Wallace)

Lizard Point: 3 Black-throated Diver.

St Gothian Sands LNR: 6 (3pr) Shelduck, 2 Mute Swan, 18 Tufted Duck, 10 Canada Geese, 8 Moorhen, 4 Sand Martin, 2 Swallow, 1 Buzzard at 10:45. (M Webb)

Shelduck, Martin Webb

Shelduck, Martin Webb

Tufted Duck, Martin Webb

Coverack: 15 Sandwich Tern in the bay (P. Bedford)

Porth Reservoir: 7 Great Crested Grebe, 1 m Tufted Duck, 5 Coot, 2 Grey Heron, 3 Chiffchaff, 2 Bullfinch, 1 m Blackcap. (S Grose)

St. Austell, Pinetum Gardens: 23 Canada Geese, 4 Mallard, 2 Little Grebe, 1 Coal Tit.  (C Hooper).

Coal Tit, C Hooper

Little Grebe, C Hooper

Lizard Point (8.00am – 9.00am): continuous stream of Manx Shearwater around 300 every 5 mins,  60+ Razorbills/Guillemot, 1 Black-Throated Diver. (M Williams)

Helston Boating Lake: Ferruginous Duck still. (C Richards) Helston amenity/willow carr: Yellow-browed Warbler briefly in song, also 1 Willow Warbler, 1 Swallow. (S Bury)