Tuesday 3rd April 2018

Tuesday 3rd April 2018

Landulph: Glossy Ibis again on the salt marsh at Lower Marsh Farm. Also present on 18/2. (Olivia LC)

Glossy Ibis – Olivia LC

Lizard: Hoopoe flew E-W across the main Lizard road about 1/2 mile north of Lizard village at 10:30. (B Hawker)

Newlyn: juv Glaucous Gull still in the harbour at 13:00. (L Proctor)

Egloshayle: Osprey flew north at 10:00. (A Langdon)

Truro: 2 Spoonbill, along Malpas Road, also present 30th and 31st March, visible each time from the pines layby at half tide falling. (A Hill)

Gannel Estuary: adult Kumlien’s Gull, 1st winter Iceland Gull. 1 Greenshank. (S Rowe, T Carson)

Kumlien’s Gull – Steve Rowe

Porthpean: 3 Surf Scoters and Long-tailed Duck still offshore with Great Northern Diver this morning. (J Lindsell)

Kennack Sands: 1 House Martin. (F Trewin)

Malpas: 5 Blackcap (3m, 2f), 2 Siskin (1m, 1f), feeder in private garden. (A Hill)

Marazion Marsh: 1 Swallow East, 1m Wheatear, 1 Water Pipit, 20 Canada Geese, 20 Teal, 1f Shoveler, 4 Gadwall this morning. (R Veal, DK Parker) Sedge Warbler heard briefly this morning and a Common Tern over Longrock Pool this afternoon. (A Mackechnie) Also 1 Bittern, 1 Buzzard and 3 Little Egret this afternoon. (A Mackechnie, T Mills)

Sennen: 2 hybrid Hooded Crow between Trinity Pool/Trinity Cottages. (P Taylor, H Mitchell)

Camel Trail, Guineaport / Polbrock: 2 Great Spotted Woodpecker, 4 Jay, 3 Nuthatch, 3 Bullfinch, 9 singing Song Thrush, 2 Mistle Thrush, 2 Willow Tit, 11 Chiffchaff, 11 Goldcrest, 1 Linnet, 1 Greenfinch, 2 Buzzard, 3 Raven, 1 Dipper, 1 Grey Wagtail, 6 Shelduck, 9 Mute Swan, 1 Kingfisher, 21 Teal. (S Grose)

Porthilly Point: 1 Sand Martin, 9 Sandwich Tern, 65 Oystercatcher. (S Grose)

Dobwalls: male Brambling in private garden (C&J Duffy)

Nanquidno: 1 decapitated Barn Owl. (T Mcgowan)

Hayle: 1 Swallow at ASDA. (R Veal)

Gwennap: Kestrel, seen and heard calling, with Buzzard nearby. (R Hampshire)

Perranporth: pair of Blackcap on fatballs in garden. (C Young)

Charlestown: 2 (m + f) Blackcap still (D Hastilow)

Gwynver Beach: 1 Sandwich Tern. (P Bray)

St.Austell: 1 female Blackcap in private garden. (C Hooper)

Blackcap, Chris Hooper


Lanner: 1 m Sparrowhawk. (R Hampshire)

Crowlas: 1m Blackcap in garden of The Star. (MJ Spicer)

St Martin, Chenhale Farm: 1 Black Redstart. (M Nattrass)