Sunday 5th May 2019

Sunday 5th May 2019

Late news, 4/5, St Ives: 1 Swallow at Ayr Field. (K Money)

Late news, 4/5, Torpoint: 12 Whimbrel, at John’s lake. (S Eddy)

Hayle: Probable Purple Heron flew over the A30 towards St Erth. (B Toms)

Lizard Village: Whinchat in ploughed field below Henry’s campsite. (M Pass)

Polgigga: Spotted Flycatcher along Bosistow Lane. (M Wallace)

Men-an-Tol: Red Kite over at 08:35 plus m & f Cuckoo. (L Proctor)

Marazion Marsh RSPB: Glossy Ibis flew in at 10:05. (P Walsh) Glossy Ibis still  at 12:15 also 2 Grey Heron, 2 Gadwall, 2 Teal, 3 Sedge Warbler, 1 m Reed Bunting. (S Grose) Probable Blue-headed Wagtail,  Glossy Ibis feeding, 4 Canada Geese and 3 goslings. (B Tregunna)

Blue-headed/Channel Wagtail – Adrian Tregunna

Redruth: 1 Red Kite heading east at c09:40. ( L Payne B Bosisto )

Marazion: 1 Sandwich Tern( B. Toms, M. Curtis)

Bartinney: 3 Cuckoo ( B.Toms, M. Curtis)

Newquay: 1 Red Kite seen flying south over zoo. (D Trevelyan) 2 Red Kite over 12.45 sw. (T Carson)

Lelant: 1 Red Kite over. (R Veal)

King Edward Mine: 4 Red Kites at 13:15 heading SW. (P Boorman & L Mayers)

Chapel Carn Brea: 4 Red Kite. (S Rogers)

Hayle Millpond: 1 Sparrowhawk, 1 Chiffchaff, & 5 Terrapin. (S Grose)

Hayle Estuary RSPB: 1 Common Sandpiper, 26+ Whimbrel, 7 sum plum Black-tailed godwit, 1 Greenshank, 2 Bar-tailed Godwit, 2 Canada Goose goslings and Blackbirds nest with 3 fairly well grown young in bramble near the hide. (R Veal)

Tywardreath: 3 Siskin (2 m & 1f) on private garden feeders. (R. Barlow)

Lanhydrock Estate (Fowey River): 3 Dipper. (N de Freitas)

Farms Common: 1 Cuckoo , 4 Swift. ( B Bosisto L Payne )

Trevethan Road, Falmouth: 3 Swift. (S Van Hear)

Castle-an-Dinas: 1 Cuckoo, 6 Swift, 2 Willow Warbler, 12 Linnet. (S Rowe)

Botallack: 2 Swifts flying north. (J Hawkey)

Temple: Cuckoo calling this evening. (RB & PC Girling)

Porthgwarra: 1 Hummingbird Hawkmoth. (M Wallace)