Wednesday 17th April 2024

Wednesday 17th April 2024

Coverack: Male Little Bittern briefly in private garden. (S Mannerings)

Dozmary Pool: 1 drake Ring-necked Duck , 5 Tufted Duck. (D Eva)

Rosenithon: 1 Woodchat Shrike briefly at Godrevy Beach. (Jake, WhatsApp)

Pendeen: 1 Ring Ouzel. (P Combridge)

Penzance: 13 Purple Sandpiper, 5 Sanderling, 1 Dunlin, 2 Great Northern Diver, 4 (2 drk) Eider from Battery Rocks. (R Veal)

Praa Sands: 1 Hobby over approximately 07:45 this am. Appeared to come in off the sea. (J Evans)

Poldhu: 3 Reed Warbler, 6 Sand Martin. (S.Wood)

Kynance Farm: 1 Water Pipit. (E O’Connor)

Higher Bochym: 1 Wood Sandpiper. (E O’Connor)

Bass Point, Lizard: 1 (m) Wheatear, 20+ Linnet. (A Lea & J St Ledger)

Stithians Reservoir Feeder Hide: 5 Blue Tit, 2 Great Tit, 1f Chaffinch, 1 Dunnock, 4 Little Grebe, 1 Moorhen, 1 Canada Goose, 2m Mallard, 1 Buzzard over, 1 Brown RatStuart Hutchings Hide: 1 Great Crested Grebe, 1 Canada Goose, 4 Cormorant. (13.30 – 14.00 M Webb)

Dollar Cove: 1 Reed Warbler, 1 Whitethroat, 15 Sand Martin, 2 Swallow, 1 Skylark. (S Van Hear)

Walmsley Sanctuary (members only): 2 Little Grebe, 4 Little Egret, 1 m Garganey, 10 Teal, 10 Gadwall, 1 Ruff, 3 Greenshank, 30 Black-tailed Godwit, 1 Reed Warbler, 1 Sedge Warbler, 100 Sand Martin. (T Wilson) 1 drake Garganey, 1 Ruff, 3 Knot, 3 Greenshank (D Eva)

Chapel Amble: 2 Wood Sandpiper, 4 Greylag Goose, 1 Barnacle Goose, 50+ Sand Martin. (T Wilson) 1 Barnacle Goose. (B Rankine)

Camel Estuary, Wadebridge to Tregunna: 9 Mute swan, 18 Shelduck, 4 Mallard, 4 Woodpigeon, 75 Oystercatcher, 9 Ringed Plover, 9 Whimbrel, 10 Curlew, 41 Black-tailed godwit, 2 Dunlin, 3 Common Sandpiper, 5 Redshank, 1 Greenshank, 4 Black- headed gull, 2 Great black-backed gull, 1 Common gull, 150 Herring gull, 6 Lesser black-backed gull, 2 Cormorant, 1 Shag, 6 Little egret, 1 Buzzard, 2 Magpie, 7 Jackdaw, 12 Rook, 15 Carrion crow, 5 House Martin, 4 Swallow, 2 Chiffchaff, 2 Blackcap, 2 Wren, 2 Blackbird, 2 Robin, 3 House Sparrow, 2 Dunnock, 3 Chaffinch, 2 Greenfinch, 5 Goldfinch, 1 Green-veined White, 1 Orange Tip, 3 Palmate Newt. (M Scawen et al)

Truro, Sunny Corner: 1 Whimbrel. (T Wilson)

Par, Spit beach: 12 Sandwich Tern, 10 Whimbrel, 8 Eider, 1 Great Crested Grebe, 1 Great Northern Diver, 1 Common Lizard. (R Hampshire)

Cardinham Woods Ladyvale Walk: 2 Blue Tit, 1 Buzzard, 2 Wren, 22 Woodpigeon, 2 Great Tit, 2 Carrion Crow, 5 Robin, 1 Pheasant, 1 Dunnock, 15 Chaffinch, 6 Siskin, 6 Goldfinch, 2 Coal Tit, 1 Greenfinch, 9 Chiffchaff, 1 Nuthatch, 1 Jackdaw, 1 Treecreeper, 1 Blackcap, 2 Goldcrest, 1 Grey Wagtail, 2 Mallard, 2 Moorhen, 1 Herring Gull, 1 Blackbird. (C & G Horsley)

Porth Reservoir Car Park1 Buzzard, 1 Chiffchaff, 1 Blue Tit, 1 Great Tit, 1 Coot, 1 Cormorant, 26 Herring Gull, 2 Carrion Crow, 2 Woodpigeon, 1 Wren, 1 Blackbird, 1 Magpie, 2 Grey Wagtails, 2 Great Crested Grebe, 4 Moorhen (fighting) . (A Quincey)

Allet: 2 Mistle thrush attending nest. (B Tregunna)

Downderry: 3 Manx Shearwater, 132 Gannet,  5 Sandwich Tern and c70 auks west, 0640-0800. 7 Great Northern Diver on sea. (A Payne)

Trevega; St Ives: 2 Swallow at 2pm. (J Baker)

St Ives Island: Red-throated Diver off the Island briefly. 2 Purple Sandpiper below NCI station this morning. (A Lobb)

Late Submission, 16/04/24, Siblyback Lake: 1 Treecreeper. (J Howells et al)

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Wood Sandpiper – Tony Wilson
Barnacle Goose – Barry Rankine
Drake Garganey amongst Teal and Black-tailed Godwit – Tony Wilson
Water Pipit – Edward O’Connor
Common Buzzard- Martin Webb
Wheatear – Adrian Lea
Little Grebe – Martin Webb