Monday 2nd May 2022

Monday 2nd May 2022

Windmill Farm: 2 Cuckoo, 4 Grasshopper Warbler, Spotted Flycatcher and a Richard’s Pipit (found by T Blunden). (D Wright)

Cardinham Woods, Callywith Trail: 6 singing male Yellowhammer, 4 Willow Warbler, 3 Chiffchaff, 2 Jay, 2 Long-tailed Tit, 5 Siskin, 3 Chaffinch, 2 Blue Tit, 2 Goldcrest, 2 Coal Tits (A Tomkins)

Polgigga: Hoopoe singing around Lower Bosistow Farm early am. (R Veal, K Wilson)

Porthgwarra: 2 Great Northern Diver overland, 1 Siskin, 3 Willow Warbler. (R Veal)

Illogan: 1 Cuckoo early this morning. (D Stribley)

Caradon Hill area: 2m Common Redstart, 1 Tree Pipit, 3 Skylark, 4 Yellowhammer, 2 Wheatear, 2 Chiffchaff, 1 Willow Warbler, 1 Song Thrush. (L Birtwistle)

Stithians: Cuckoo heard and then seen flying south across Trewithen Moor, Stithians at 14:26. It could be heard calling for around the next five minutes. Possibly at Goonlaze. (A Joule)

Trevose – Dinas Head: 34 Whimbrel; 6 Bar-tailed Godwit (3 in full summer plumage) (S Lilley)

Kuggar: 1 Wheatear, sadly flew into patio door and died. (A Damant)

Carnkie: 4 Jackdaw nests with eggs/young and 1 Starling nest in purpose-built wall cavity. (A Lea)

Cot Valley: 1 Spotted Flycatcher. (A Saunders)

Zennor: Reeling Grasshopper Warbler between Zennor and Tregarthen Heads on SW Coast Path at 10:00 (P Bray)

Bottallack: summer plumage Great Northern Diver. (A Saunders)

Land’s End: summer plumage Great Northern Diver. (A Saunders)

Portreath: 2 Arctic Skua. (J Overfield)

Minions: Hobby, Cuckoo, Swallow, Sand Martin, Tree Pipit, Redstart, Wheatear and Siskin. (A Payne)

Gannel Estuary: 1 Ringed Plover, 6 Dunlin, 1 Whimbrel. (S Rowe)

Porthgwarra: Great Northern Diver in summer plumage, Great Skua, 600 Manx Shearwater feeding west of Runnel Stone buoy,6 Harbour Porpoise. (M Coleman)

Marazion: male eider on rocks East of the Mount. (P Sawford)

Land’s End/Sennen Cove: 3 Whitethroat, 10 (5m 5f) Stonechat + 1 fledgling being fed, 2 Meadow Pipit, 1f Northern Wheatear, 3 Dunnock, 2 Raven 10.00 – 12.30. (M Webb)

Sladesbridge: 1 Marsh Tit, 4 Chiffchaff, 5 Blackcap, 1 Sedge Warbler, 2 Reed Warbler, 1 m Bullfinch, 1 Green Woodpecker, 3 Song Thrush from Kestle Wood. (S Grose)

Chapel Amble: 2 Shelduck, 3 Greylag Goose, 5 Mute Swan, 4 Bullfinch, 7 Greenfinch, 4 Blackcap, 3 Chiffchaff, 2 Buzzard. (S Grose)

Trevalga:  Whimbrel, numerous Whitethroat, Shag, Pod of 8+ Dolphin sp.   (J&B Teague)

Gerrans Bay: 19 Great Northern Diver. 5 Black Throated Diver. 2 Whimbrel. 8.30pm (A Roberts)

Devoran Quay: 5 Whimbrel, 4 Bar-tailed Godwit, 4 Ringed Plover, 3 Dunlin, 2 Little Egret, 1 Grey Heron, 5 Shelduck and 5 adult Canada Geese with 2 broods of goslings (7 &3), 25 Black-headed Gull. (N Watmough)

Late Submission, 02/05, Lower Tamar Lake: 3 Common Sandpiper, 2 Great Crested Grebe, c20 Swallow, 4 Tufted Duck 3m 1f, 2 Grey Heron, 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker. (R Mudge)


Yellowhammer – Andy Tomkins
Willow Warbler – Andy Tomkins
Chiffchaff – Andy Tomkins
Chiffchaff – Linda Birtwistle
Skylark – Linda Birtwistle
Spotted Flycatcher – Dougy Wright
Wheatear – Andrew Dumant
Starling – Adrian Lea
Stonechat – Martin Webb
Wheatear – Martin Webb
Meadow Pipit – Martin Webb
Whitethroat – Martin Webb
Whitethroat – J & B Teague
Whimbrel – J & B Teague