Wednesday 6th April 2016

Wednesday 6th April 2016

Late news, 5/4, Heamoor: 1 Green Woodpecker and 1 Dipper. (P St Pierre) 

Late news, 5/4, Drift Reservoir (members only): 80 Sand Martin and 5 Swallow. (P St Pierre) 

Grumbla: 1 Hoopoe still, also 1 Swallow, 1 Jay, 2 Green Woodpecker, 5 Great Spotted Woodpecker and 4+ Nuthatch. (DK Parker, B Dodd et al)

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The Lizard: 1 Hoopoe. (T Thirlaway)

The Lizard Point: 1 Iceland Gull. (T Thirlaway)

Penzance: 17 Purple Sandpiper at high tide roost, Battery Rocks. (T Mills)

Hayle Estuary RSPB Reserve, Lelant Saltings: 1 probable 2w Ring Billed Gull, 1 1w Common Gull, 2 1w Mediterranean Gull. (R Veal). Carnsew Pool: 1 imm Spoonbill, 16 (8 prs) Shelduck, 20 Wigeon, 2 sum plum Rock Pipit. (R Veal). Ryan’s Field: 1 Common Sandpiper, 5 Redshank, 2 Oystercatcher (seemed to be trying out nests), 2 Mallard. (R Veal)

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Lower Tamar Lake: 2 Willow Tit (on different feeders), c50 Sand Martin, 5 Swallow, 1 Goldcrest and  2 Nuthatch. (R Mudge)

Lands End: 1 Rose-coloured Starling at the complex this morning.

St Michael’s Mount: 1 ad Pacific Diver still off the east side.

Perranuthnoe: 1 Hudsonian Whimbrel again at Boat Cove.

St Ives: 15 Purple Sandpiper, 6 Sandwich Tern, 35 Fulmar, 138 Manx Shearwater and 1 Sooty Shearwater from the NCI Lookout.

Lelant Station: 1 Siskin, 1 Jay and 1 Sparrowhawk.