Wednesday 10th April 2019

Wednesday 10th April 2019

Marazion Marsh RSPB: 3 Reed Warbler singing, 2 Shoveler, 2 Shelduck, 40+ Sand Martin. (S Rogers) Also Glossy Ibis and Water Pipit. (P Walsh)

Water Pipit – Pete Walsh

Marazion: 13 Sandwich Tern offshore, 1 Whimbrel, 6 Ringed Plover, 10 Sanderling, 30 Turnstone on the beach. (S Rogers)

Chaple Amble: 1 Temmincks Stint, 2 Little Ringed Plover, 6 Ringed Plover, 3 Dunlin. (B Bosisto, L Payne)

Sancreed: 1 Cattle Egret, 4 Wheatear. (D Flumm)

Drift Reservoir (members only): 4 Great Crested Grebe, 2 Gadwall, 1 Tufted Duck, 30 Sand Martin, 3 House Martin. (D Flumm)

Cot Valley: Presumed escaped Pied Crow moving south over Cot Valley at 11:00. It was distant but appeared to have a ‘gap’ in one wing, probably the left. (N Wheatley)

Land’s End: 1 Sedge Warbler, 1 m Wheatear, 2 Blackcap, 2 Willow Warbler. (P Taylor, H Mitchell) Presumed escaped Pied Crow at 16:01. (M McKee, M Spicer, P Taylor et al) Pied Crow flew away towards Sennen at around 19:40 (A Hartley)

Pied Crow, Mike Spicer

Pied Crow, Mike Spicer

Pied Crow, John Miller

Pied Crow, Steve Rogers

Porthgwarra & St Levan: 1 Grasshopper Warbler, 45 Willow Warbler, 29 Blackcap, 12 Wheatear, 1 Siskin and 4 Sparrowhawk. (M Wallace)

Nanjizal: 36 Blackcap ringed at a private site, also male Pied Flycatcher. (K Wilson)

Pendeen: Raven, 1 Willow Warbler, 3 Stonechat (A Hartley)

Geevor: 2 Wheatear – singing male & female (A Hartley)

Wheatear, Adam Hartley

Rock: 2 Sparrowhawk, 4 Buzzard, 1 Chiffchaff from private garden. (S Grose)

Lizard: Male Pied Flycatcher briefly at Pistil Meadow and 2w Iceland Gull opposite Tregullas Farm Shop.

St Ives: 5 Linnet in Barnoon cemetery. Also 2 Swallows on The Island. (K Money) 3 House Martin, 8+ Swallow, 1 Willow Warbler. (R Veal)

Camel Estuary: ringtail harrier, probably a Hen Harrier hunting over the saltmarsh at 11:40 from Burniere hide, flew upstream at 13:00. Presumably the same bird flew through Walmsley Sanctuary at 14:00. (N Gardner)

Walmsley Sanctuary: 81 Black tailed Godwit, 1 Ruff, 1 Green Sandpiper, 120 Teal, 200 Sand Martin, 2 House Martin, 4 Swallow. (B Bosisto, L Payne)

Rock: 2 Sparrowhawk, 4 Buzzard, 1 Chiffchaff from private garden. (S Grose)

Ashford Bridge (on R. Fowey), Dobwalls: 1 Grey Wagtail, 1 Dipper (C&J Duffy)

Coldwind Lane, N of Dobwalls: 2 Linnet, 1 Skylark (C&J Duffy)

Dobwalls: Male and female Yellowhammer and 1 male Blackcap in the garden (C&J Duffy)

De Lank Waterworks to Garrow Tor (Bodmin Moor): 7 Wheatear (3 pairs + 1 female), 2 Mistle Thrush, 1 Reed Bunting. Also numbers of Skylark, Meadow Pipit, Chiffchaff, Willow Warbler and Linnet. (J St Ledger)

Mistle Thrush, John St Ledger

Wheatear, John St Ledger

Bastreet, Bodmin Moor: 5+Fieldfares. (B Craven)

Temple: 3 Canada Goose, 1 Raven, 6 Willow Warbler, 3 Wren, 1 Blackbird, 1 Song Thrush. (RB Girling)

Swanpool: 2 m&f Mallard + 10 ducklings, 10 Coot, 4 Moorhen, 4 Mute Swan, 2 m&f Blackcap, 1 Chiffchaff, 3 Robin, 6 Blue Tit at 14.50. (M Webb)

male Blackcap, Martin Webb

female Blackcap, Martin Webb

Trevose Head: Male Redstart this evening. Other migrants consisted of 1 female Merlin, 2 White Wagtails, 5 Blackcap, 18 Willow Warbler, 11 Chiffchaff, 6 Swallow, 9 House Martin and 4 Sand Martin. (P Roseveare)