Monday 09 April 2012

Monday 09 April 2012

Late News 08/04 Marazion: Merlin over the village. (C Barnard)
Late News 08/04 Gurnards Head: 3 Wheatear and 13 Swallow. (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)
Marazion Marsh RSPB: 1 Black-tailed Godwit, 6 Grey Heron, 6 Mute Swan, 1 Canada Geese, 3 Mallard, 1 Teal, 5 Moorhen, 1 Cormorant, 1 Sparrowhawk, 3 Black-headed Gull, c30 Sand Martin, 1 Chiffchaff and 1 Cetti’s Warbler. (D Parker & C Barnard)
Drift Reservoir (CBWPS members only): 7 Mute Swan, 1 Greylag, 43 Canada Geese, 48 Mallard, 5 Call Duck, 6 Tufted Duck, 5 Great Crested Grebe, 1 Green Sandpiper, 48 Herring Gull, 4 Great Black-backed Gull, 13 Lesser Black-backed Gull, c110 Sand Martin, c10 Swallow, and 2 Chiffchaff. (D Parker & P St Pierre)
Penzance, Tolcarne: 3 Eider, Guillemot, 2 Sandwich Tern and 4 Sand Martin. (P St Pierre) 1w drake Surf Scoter also reported again.
Longrock: Ad Little Gull and 12 Sandwich Tern. (P St Pierre)
Treraven Farm: A male 2nd cal Marsh Harrier flew from the farm low over Derry’s Wood towards the Camel Trail. (C Selway)
Trevose Head: 2 Merlin chasing a Skylark and a very damp Swallow in off the sea. (S Roper)
Par: Ring-necked Duck still at Par Beach pool.
Walmsley Sanctuary (CBWPS Members Only): Female Blue-winged Teal still plus an Iceland Gull.