Thursday 18th April 2024

Thursday 18th April 2024

Cot Valley: Male Golden Oriole at top of Valley 08:30, Purple Heron flew south at 08:45. (N Wheatley/Twitter)

Godrevy, St.Keverne: 1 Woodchat Shrike, 4 Whimbrel, 3 Oystercatcher, 1 Whitethroat (R.Evershed, J.Jones, S.Wood et al)

Crowlas: 4 Red Kite over high N, Greenfinch, 6 Goldfinch 3 Chaffinch, 10 House Sparrow, 2 Carrion Crow, 3 Jackdaw, 3 Chiffchaff, 2 Blackcap, 2 Robin, 4 Blue Tit, 2 Great Tit, Buzzard, 6 Swallow, 4 Sand Martin, Blackbird, 2 Collared Dove, 6 Wood Pigeon. (S. Cox).

St Just: Immature Iceland Gull at Carn Gloose. (Birdguides)

Buttermilk Hill, St Ives: Male Ring Ouzel. (A Lobb/Twitter)

Hayle: 2 Red Kites east over Upton Towans (P Smale/Twitter)

Sennen: 3 Red Kite, c20 Golden Plover, c30 Swallow all over. (R Veal)

Nanjizal: 1 Grasshopper Warbler, 3 Sedge Warbler, 1 Reed Warbler, 8 Willow Warbler, 1 Whimbrel, 1 Tree Pipit. (R Veal, K Wilson)

Drift: 1 Red Kite over. (R Veal)

St Clement towards Tresilian: 6 Shelduck, 3 Whimbrel, 3 Redshank, 1 Greenshank, 1 Grey Heron, 3 Little Egret (R. Martin)

Pencarrow: 1 Spotted Flycatcher, 2 Marsh Tit, 1 Buzzard, 2 Treecreeper, 2 Coal Tit, 1 Great spotted Woodpecker, 3 Chiffchaff.(S Grose)

St Tudy: 1 Green Woodpecker, 1 Common Redpoll at Cedar croft nursery.(S Grose)

Rock Helipad field:1 Sparrowhawk, 1 Mistle Thrush.(S Grose)

Lower Tamar Lake: 1 Willow Tit, 2 Grey Heron, 1m Great Spotted Woodpecker, 2 Blackcap 1m 1f, 4 Great Crested Grebe, 2 Canada Geese, 2m Tufted Duck, 2 Chaffinch, 3 Blue Tit, 1 Long-tailed Tit, 3 Coal Tit, 2 Great Tit, 1 Cormorant, 2 Moorhen, 1 Willow Warbler. (Rod Mudge)

Housel Bay: 2 (m & f) Whitethroat, 4 (1m 3f) Stonechat, 2 Dunnock, 20+ Jackdaw, 3 Carrion Crow, 3 Fulmar, 3 Shag, 22 Grey Seal. (M Webb)

Porth Joke: 1 Grasshopper Warbler singing late pm. (S Rowe)

Land’s End: 4 Whitethroat, 1 Wheatear, 3 Whimbrel, 1 Swallow, 6 pairs Stonechat, 2 Raven, 10 Meadow Pipit, Buzzard predating rabbit. (P Taylor, H Mitchell)

Roseland, Trewithian: 1 Turtle Dove (on overhead wire, seen from car). (C Taylor)

Roseland, Carne Beach: 2 Whimbrel, 1 Great Northern Diver, 2 Oystercatcher (J Taylor):

Roseland, Pendower: 1 Buzzard, 2 Shag, 6 Herring Gull (C Taylor)

Roseland, Towan: 1 pair Stonechat, 1 Kestrel. (C Taylor)

Roseland, Carne Beach: 2 Whimbrel, 1 Great Northern Diver, 2 Oystercatcher (J Taylor)

Ashton: 1 Red Kite. ( G Healey )

Stithians Lake: 8+ chiffchaff, 6+ willow warbler. (A Lea)

Lizard: 3 Common Whitethroat. (A Tomkins )

Tresillian: 2 Reed Warbler, 1 Greenshank, 1 Redshank. (M Jones)

Boat Cove: 39 Whimbrel. (GE and LA Carr)

Marazion Marsh: 4 Sedge Warbler. (GE and LA Carr)

Crows-an-Wra: 1 Red Kite over at 14:00. (P Taylor, H Mitchell)

Bartinney: 2 Willow Warbler, 1 Meadow Pipit, 1 Stock Dove, 3 Buzzard. (P Taylor, H Mitchell)

Nanquidno: Green Woodpecker heard. (P Taylor, H Mitchell)

Caradon Hill: 2 Cuckoo (L Birtwistle)

Mawgan Porth: 1 Reed Warbler, 2 Sedge Warbler. (B Bosisto)

St Eval Airfield: 8 Wheatear (1 predated by male Merlin), 2 Whitethroat, 1 Willow Warbler. Pair of Pied Wagtail carrying food to nest. (B Bosisto)

Trevose Head: 7 Willow Warbler , 1 Garden Warbler , 2 Whitethroat , 2 Wheatear , 2 Chiffchaff , 34 Sand Martin , 2 House Martin , 156 Swallow. (B & L Bosisto)

Temple, Bodmin Moor: 1 Cuckoo, 20+ Willow Warbler, 4 Linnet. (M Surgey)

Truro, Sunny Corner: 4 Whimbrel. Also, 2 House Martin over the town. (T Wilson)

Bude Marshes: 1 Grey Heron, 24 Moorhen, 1 Water Rail(calling), 4 Teal, 12 Mallard, 6 Canada Geese, 2 Mute Swan, 1 Common Buzzard, 1 Female Adult Sparrowhawk, 2 Raven( over), 20+ Sand Martin, 12 Swallow, 4 Sedge Warbler, 1 Reed Warbler, 4 Willow Warbler, 6 Chiffchaff, 1 Bank-Vole(Ratty). (N Bastin.)

Maer Lake: 4 Canada Geese, 9 Moorhen, 4 Shelduck, 12 Mallard, 8 Teal, 4 Common Sandpiper, 1 Greenshank, 20+Sand-Martin, 6 Swallow, 1 Chiffchaff, 2 Raven(over), 4 Roe Deer (above Lake).N Bastin.

Bude Golf Course: 15+ Sand-Martin burrows (N Bastin).

Late submission 18/04 Crousa. Coverack: Adult male Golden Oriole. (S Bury)

Late submission 18/04 Wiggle Cliff, Whitsand Bay: Woodchat/Red Backed Shrike. One this afternoon. Not a fully adult bird. Seen only fleetingly so unable to clinch ID. (R.Smaldon)

Late submission 18/04 Maker Heights: 2 Swallow, 6 Buzzard, 1 f Sparrowhawk. (R Smaldon)

Late submission 18/04 Penlee reserve: 3 House Martin, 1 Blackcap, 2 Chiffchaff. (R Smaldon)

DC

Sedge Warbler. Nigel Bastin
Sedge Warbler. Nigel Bastin
Bank Vole. Nigel Bastin
Cuckoo. Linda Birtwistle
Common Whitethroat. Andy Tomkins
Willow Warbler. Adrian Lea
Willow Warbler. Adrian Lea
Wheatear. Phil Taylor
Woodchat Shrike, Stonechat. Steven Wood
Woodchat Shrike. Steven Wood
Whitethroat. Martin Webb
Whitethroat. Martin Webb
Stonechat. Martin Webb
Stonechat. Martin Webb
Fulmar. Martin Webb
Whimbrel. Robin Martin
Redshank. Robin Martin
Greenshank. Robin Martin