Saturday 27th April 2024

Saturday 27th April 2024

Sennen: 1 f  Woodchat Shrike still around ploughed fields from road to Gwenver. (P St Pierre, J Warner)

Dozmary Pool: Drake Ring-necked Duck still present. (M Jones)

Lizard Point: Purple Heron flew over this evening. (J Jones)

Penzance45 Purple Sandpiper, 3 Sanderling, 11 Turnstone. (R Hamilton-Ahearne)

Drift Reservoir: 1 Swift , with several Swallows and Sand Martins all high. (G Elton)

Kenidjack Valley: 6 House Martin. (G Elton) 1 Osprey at 7.30 pm in the rain headed north over Botallack. (F Hawkins)

Hayle Black Bridge: 2 Blue Tit, 4 Starling, 4 Greenshank, 4pr Mallard, 6 Canada Goose, 75+ Herring and Great Black-backed Gulls. (9.15 – 9.30 M Webb)

Perranporth/Holywell: 1 Hoopoe on private land.

St Agnes Head: 14 Whitethroat, 5 Willow Warbler, 8 Wheatear, 1 Grasshopper Warbler, 1 Cuckoo. (D Curtis)

Chapel Porth: 6 Wheatear, 1 Sedge Warbler, 4 Blackcap. (G Lawlor)

Walmsley Sanctuary CBWPS: 1 Great White Egret. (M Jones)

Chapel Amble: 68 Black tailed Godwits (some in summer plumage) and c. 200 Hirundines (no House Martins). (M Jones)

Truro, Sunny Corner: 1 Osprey, 2 Curlew, 6 Whimbrel, 1 Greenshank, 3 Common Sandpiper. (T Wilson)

Stithians6 Great Crested Grebe. (J Richards)  4 Whimbrel. Magpie, Crow, Goldfinch, Little Grebe, Moorhen and Long-tailed Tit all nesting. (D Eva)

Swanpool: 1 Swift. (D Peers)

Tremough Camous; Penryn: Singing Nuthatch. (B Bosisto)

Par, Spit beach: 8 Swallow, 9 Whimbrel over, 1 little Egret, 1 Guillemot, c.15 Oystercatcher, 10+ Eider, 7 Great Northern Diver, 2 Diver sp.(R Hampshire)

Carn Marth 1 Willow Warbler, 3 Swallow, 6 Linnet, 2 Greenfinch, 1 Whitethroat, 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker, 1 Jay, 2 Buzzard, 1 Bullfinch, 1 Meadow Pipit, good numbers of Great Tit, Blue Tit, Chaffinch, Goldfinch, Wren, Robin and Blackbirds. (M Saunders)

CanonstownTawny Owl calling at 5:30pm in sunshine with a Jay near. Heard again alone at 11:15pm. 3 Buzzards circling, 1 Blackcap singing. (R George)


Starling – Martin Webb
Great Crested Grebe – John Richards
Woodchat Shrike – Jonathan Warner
Whimbrel – Tony Wilson