Thursday 28th April 2022

Thursday 28th April 2022

Woon Gumpus Common: 1 Red-rumped Swallow flew east at 1120 (P Combridge)

Newquay: 3 Common Tern offshore. (A Langdon)

Pendennis Head: 5 Sandwich Tern. (C Foote)

Trevose Head: 2 Golden Plover, >100 Swallow, 12 Stonechat, 2 Sand Martin, 1 Dunnock, 8 Linnet, >30 Skylark (C Taylor)

Hayle Ryan’s Field RSPB: 2 m&f Teal, 6 Shelduck, 6 Canada Goose, 5 Whimbrel, 1 Redshank, 1 Greenshank, 3 Little Egret, 9 Black-headed Gull early evening. (M Webb)

Falmouth: Grasshopper Warbler reeling in scrub in grounds of Watson Marlow (No unauthorised access), Bickland Water Road at 3:10pm (G Wills)

Devicoys Wood: 1 Goldcrest, 1 Buzzard, Woodpeckers heard, (S Sawford & J Kearney)

St Agnes Beacon:Large mixed flocks of swallows and martins flying high eastwards over St Agnes Beacon at lunchtime. Also 1 Raven, 1 Kestrel, and several Stonechats, and Sparrows. (R Smith)

Botallack: 1 Hobby, 280 Swallow, 25 House Martin, 12 Sand Martin (flying north-east 1015-1130)(N R Rogers)

Nanjizal: 2 Garden Warbler, 1 Reed Warbler, 4 Sedge Warbler, 6 Chiffchaff, 7 Blackcap, 4 Willow Warbler trapped and ringed. Also 1 Hobby, 2 Red Kite, 1+ Yellow Wagtail, c70 House Martin, c40 Swallow, 3 Sand Martin, 2 Siskin, 1 Ringed Plover, 1 Green Sandpiper, 1 Snipe, imm Glaucous Gull over. Please keep to public rights of way. (R Veal, K Wilson)

Trevilley: 5 White Wagtail, 13 Wheatear. (R Veal)

Drift Reservoir: m Tufted Duck, c500 Herring Gull. (R Veal)

Bodmin Moor: 3 Redstart (1 pair, + another singing male), 3 Cuckoo in flight, 1 pair Wheatear, 4 Swallow, 7 Buzzard, 2 Jay, 5 Goldfinch, Chaffinch, Robin, Blackbird. (M & R Frost)

Droskyn Head:  305 swallows migrating NE, 1 wheatear (f), 1 kestrel, 2 rock pipit (one with food). J Savage

Minions: 2 Cuckoo. (A Tomkins)

Stithians Reservoir (causeway to dam path) : 5 Swallow, 1 Pheasant, 2 Cuckoo, 5 Great Crested Grebe, 4 Canada Goose, 1 Lesser Black-backed Gull, 30 Herring Gull, 4 Mallard, 2 Cormorant, 1 Skylark, 1m Reed Bunting, 15 Linnet, 2 Goldfinch, 4 Whitethroat, 1 Grasshopper Warbler, 5 Willow Warbler, 2 Chiffchaff, 1 Blackcap, 6 Meadow Pipit (S Van Hear)

Trehill to Forder – Rame Barton: Hoopoe seen on the public footpath from Trehill to Forder at around 12:15. Also a steady stream of Swallows and House Martins flying in through Rame Head. (C&J Hannaford)

St Clement: 1 singing Stock Dove, 1 Green Woodpcker, 1 adult Long-tailed Tit dead on nest with 7 dead chicks ( presumed starvation due to drought), Blackbird feeding 3 chicks at nest ( D Eva )

Kynance Cove: 1 Little Ringed Plover, 1 Tree Pipit both over calling at c. 9:15am. (I Maclean)

Cape Cornwall: Osprey over east. ( M Jones)

 

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Cuckoo. Andrew Tomkins
Rock Pipits. James Savage
Whimbrel. Martin Webb
Redshank. Martin Webb
Greenshank. Martin Webb
Golden Plover. Caroline Taylor