Thursday 2nd May 2024

Thursday 2nd May 2024

Gwithian: Common Crane on the large wet flash in the fields behind (upriver from) St Gothian’s (8.00pm ish) Egyptian Goose, 100+ Sand Martin, c30 Canada Goose. (D Lewis)

St Gothian: 3 pairs of Canada Goose had one, three and seven goslings respectively. (D Lewis)

St Erth: 14 Bar-tailed Godwit flew North, 2 Wheatear, 7 Stock Dove, c40 Sand Martin, c30 Swallow, c20 House Martin all roosted, 1 Swift, 2 Sedge Warbler. (R Veal)

Stithians Lake: 2 Garden Warblers. (A Lea)

Devoran Quay: 9 Whimbrel, 2 Curlew, 4 Black-tailed Godwit, 1 Bar-tailed Godwit (in summer plumage), 1 Greenshank, 8 Oystercatcher, 2 Canada Geese with 7 gosling, 3 Black-headed Gull. (J St Ledger)

Falmouth; off Gyllyngvase Beach: 4 Sandwich Tern. (J St Ledger)

Loe Bar: 5 Great Northern Divers offshore. (J Tusa)

Loe Pool: 11 Reed Warblers, 1 Garden Warbler, 1f Siskin, 1 Reed Bunting, 3 Great Crested Grebe. (J Tusa)

Par, Spit beach: c.30 Oystercatcher, 28 Whimbrel, 13 Eider, 12 Great Northern Diver, 3 Common Scoter, 1 Guillemot, 8 Turnstone, 1 Little Egret. Roof top, c.100 Herring Gull, 12 Lesser Black-backed Gull, 2 Great Black-backed Gull, 8 Swallow over. (R Hampshire)

Bray’s Cott: Willow Warbler, Cuckoo heard close to Croft Pascoe (S Ford)

St Breward: 2 Redstart, m,f. (A Tomkins)

Ruan Lanihorne: 1 adult Great White Egret flew low NE, from near the Ruan River. 10.30 am. (D Hall)

Marazion beach: 3 White Wagtail, 1 Yellow Wagtail, 2 Great Northern Diver offshore. (S. Rogers).

Marazion Marsh: 1 Great White Egret, 60 Sand Martin, 3 House Martin, 6 Swallow (S. Rogers),  1 Sedge Warbler (J. Warner)

Carbis Bay: 2. Black-throated Diver.. (Ian Webster )

Hayle Ryans Field: 3 (2m 1f) Shelduck, 1 Oystercatcher, 1 Little Egret, 14 Canada Goose. (15.30 – 16.30 M Webb).

Hayle Estuary RSPB: 2 Iceland Gulls. (Ian Webster ) 2 Black-tailed Godwit, 2 Bar-tailed Godwit. (R Veal)

Carleon Cove Poltesco: 2 Stonechat, 2 Moorhen, 2 Rock Pipit. (P Binnie)

Creegbrawse, Chacewater: 1 Cuckoo. ( B.Toms)


Sedge Warbler. Jonathan Warner
Male Redstart. Andy Tomkins
Female Redstart. Andy Tomkins
Willow Warbler. Steve Ford
Whimbrel. John St Ledger
Bar-tailed Godwit. John St Ledger
Shelduck. Martin Webb
Shelduck. Martin Webb
Oystercatcher. Martin Webb
Garden Warbler. Adrian Lea
Garden Warbler. Adrian Lea