Thursday 21st April 2022

Thursday 21st April 2022

Boscregan: Short-toed Lark. (N Wheatley)

Cambrose, Portreath: Black Kite over at 11:00 (A Raynor)

Porthgwarra: Red-rumped Swallow, flying over houses near cafe, with a second bird later over dried up pool(R Curtis, S Jackson)

Hendra: Hoopoe. (N Wheatley)

Pendeen village: 1 Hoopoe but not seen/heard since about 07:00 (P Combridge, P Clement)

Sennen: 1 Red Kite over approx 10:45 am drifting West and inland.(J Evans)

Droskyn Head: 3 Great Northern Divers, 5 Razorbills, 6 Guillemots, 1 Raven (J Savage)

Godrevy: Red Kite 09:30. (A Claxton)

Gunwalloe: Summer plumaged Great Northern Diver. 1 Swallow. (D Collins)

Poldhu: 21 Sand Martin. (D Collins)

Newquay: 2 Red Kite (8:45am & 12:30pm) 7 Red Kite over Jewson (10:20), 1 House Martin over Newquay town centre. (B Bosisto, D Grose)

Marazion Marsh RSPB:   9 Little Egret, 2 Sand Martin,  12 Barn Swallow.  12 Cetti’s Warbler,  9 Sedge Warbler, 8 Reed Warbler, 10 Blackcap,  2 Whitethroat, 1 Reed Bunting, pr Stonechat, 6 Dunnock, 10 Linnet, 3 Robin, 1 Buzzard over, 6 (5m 1f) Mallard + 5 ducklings, 3 Moorhen, 3 Little Egret, 1 Grey Heron, 50 Canada Goose (P Fraser, M Webb)

Bodwen:  Cuckoo. (P Wilkins)

Rock Helipad field: 2 Great spotted Woodpecker, 1 Red Kite at 11.10am, 1Song Thrush, 1 Mistle Thrush, 4 Greenfinch.(S Grose)

Boscathnoe/ Trengwainton:20 Red Kite in area 4.30-4.45pm (T Twiggs)

Pendeen: male Pied Flycatcher (P Combridge)

Trispen: 1 Red Kite 1600 ( D Eva )
Porth Reservoir: 1 Red Kite over this morning. (P Roseveare)
Pawton Farm, Hawksland: 1 Red Kite over this afternoon. (P Roseveare)

Stithians Lake: Cuckoo heard calling then seen flying across the lake from south to north. (S Ford)

Porth Joke: 1 Red Kite, 1 Sparrowhawk, 2 Buzzard, 1 Kestrel, 2 Wheatear, 1 Whimbrel, 1 Grasshopper Warbler, 8 Sedge Warbler, 14 Blackcap, 7 Whitethroat, 9 Chiffchaff, 4 Swallow, 1 Sand Martin. (S Rowe)

St Germans, Polbathic Creek: Curlew, leucistic individual still. (A Blonden)

Pendown: Red Kite at 14:00. (C&J Keast)

St Agnes: 4 Red Kite just outside village drifting off to the west at 11:15.( D King)

St Buryan: Red Kite at 12:30. (R Curtis)

Penzance, Portheras Cove: Red Kite at 11:05. (D Frusher)

Newquay, Tregollan: 2 Red Kites over at 10:30.(D Ensor)

Marazion Marsh RSPB: male and female Bullfinches feeding on Blackthorn flowers. A number of  Cetti’s Warblers heard singing but not seen. (S Ford)

Spit Beach, Par: c. 20 Oystercatcher, 7 Eider (6m 1f)  1Whimbrel,  1Turnstone, 1 Fulmar. ( R Hampshire)

Bugle,Bowling Green: 2 pairs Bullfinch in private garden. (K Hill).

Late submission20/4 Bude: 10 Purple Sandpiper + 7 Turnstone on Bude breakwater. 2 Common Sandpiper, 2 Reed Warbler, 2 Sedge Warbler along river inland from Bude and up to 10 sand martins prospecting cliff top banks just north of Bude beach. (G Dutson)

Late submission 20/4 Stithians Reservoir (causeway to dam path): 6 Great Crested Grebe, 2 Canada Goose, 4 Mallard, 10 Linnet, 4 Goldfinch, 1 Grasshopper Warbler, 5 Willow Warbler, 1 Chiffchaff, 2 Dunnock, 2 Wren, 150 Herring Gull, 4 Lesser Black-backed Gull, 30 Rook, 50 Carrion Crow, 10 Jackdaw (S Van Hear)


Bullfinches. Kathryn Hill
Leucistic Curlew. Andy Blonden
Stonechat. Martin Webb
Linnet. Martin Webb
Mallard with ducklings. Martin Webb