Wednesday 3rd April 2024

Wednesday 3rd April 2024

Pendeen: 1 Osprey flew north , 1 Sedge Warbler. (P Combridge)

Falmouth: 1 Osprey flew NW up Penryn Estuary at 11:34. (M Broadbent)

Kenidjack: 2 Sand Martin, 1 Blackcap. (S Williams)

East Pentire: 2 Great Skua, 1000+ Manx Shearwater, 5 Med Gull, c50 Kittiwake, 1 Red-throated Diver early am. (D Grose, S Rowe) 1 Juvenile Minke Whale. (H & M Taylor)

Carnewas3 Stonechat, 6 Skylark, 1 Lesser Black backed Gull, 3 Carrion Crow, 19 Herring Gull, 1 Peregrin over with prey, looked like a weasel. Flock of 20 + Linnet, 2 Wren, 1 Cormorant . (A Quincey)

Walmsley1 Great Egret, 1 House Martin, 4 Swallow, 1 Sparrowhawk. (P Davies)

Trebarwith Strand: 50+ Manx Shearwater close inshore for at least  3 hours, 1 Sandwich Tern. (C Pettit)

Hawksland: 19 + 31 Cattle Egret in separate fields. (S Grose)

Camel Estuary, Wadebridge to Padstow: 6 Canada goose, 18 Mute swan, 22 Shelduck, 2 Mallard, 7 Wood pigeon, 2 Collared dove, 45 Oystercatcher, c.400 Golden plover, 2 Grey plover, 14 Ringed plover, 15 Curlew, 7 Bar-tailed godwit, 3 Sanderling, 1 Dunlin, 3 Common sandpiper, 35 Redshank, 2 Greenshank, 4 Great black-backed gull, c.120 Herring gull, 4 Lesser black-backed gull, 6 Sandwich tern, 4 Cormorant, 1 Shag, 1 Spoonbill, 4 Grey heron, 19 Little egret, 4 Buzzard, 4 Magpie, 4 Jackdaw, 7 Rook, 6 Carrion crow, 2 Blue tit, c.10 Chiffchaff, 1 Blackcap, 1 Wren, 4 Blackbird, 3 Robin, 4 House sparrow, 2 Grey wagtail, 2 Greenfinch, 2 Goldfinch, 1 Stoat (M Scawen et al.)

Trewornan Manor: 1 active Rookery. (S Grose)

St Minver: 1 active Rookery. (S Grose)

Rock: 1 active Rookery.(S Grose)

Porthilly Point: 1 Whimbrel,1 Curlew, 9 Sandwich Tern. (S Grose)

Par Beach Pool: 4 House Martin, 2 Swallow, 6 Tufted Duck, 1 Snipe. (A Nicholson)

Godolphin Cross: male Blackcap in full song. (C Richards)

Brays Cott, Goonhilly: 1 Swallow, 1 Buzzard (S.Wood)

Hayle Estuary: 6 Black-tailed Godwit, 1 Curlew, 30+ Redshank. (S Douglas) Ringed juvenile Spoonbill from hide at Ryan’s Field then flying onto estuary. (D King) 1st winter Mediterranean Gull, 8 Bar-tailed Godwit, 30+ Redshank, 1 m Teal, 1 m Wigeon, 3 Swallow. (D Offer)

Stithians Reservoir Feeder Hide: 2 Long-tailed Tit, 4 Blue Tit, 2 Great Tit, 4m Reed Bunting, 1 Robin, 1 Dunnock, 2 distant Buzzard, 3m Mallard, 1 Moorhen, 1 Canada Goose, 1 Brown Rat.

Stuart Hutchins Hide: 1m Tufted Duck, 13 Canada Goose, 1 Cormorant. 13.30 – 14.15 (M Webb)

Marazion Marsh: 1 Great White Egret, 1 Little Egret, 4 Teal, 2 Moorhen, 2 Stonechat, Cetti’s Warblers (singing). (J St Ledger, A Lea) Great Egret still this afternoon. (A McKechnie)

Maer Lake: 31 Teal, 9 Mallard, 4 Shelduck, 2 Moorhen, 1 Grey Heron, 7 Great Black-backed Gull, 7 Lesser Black-backed Gull, 3 Herring Gull, 1 Bar-tailed Godwit, 1 Black-tailed Godwit, 4 Sand Martin. (K Hannavy)

Coverack Harbour1 Guillemot. (PJ Glover) 2 Black-throated Diver. (P. Harris)

Towan Beach; Roseland: 4 Sandwich Tern feeding close in, west of Towan Beach this afternoon and a solitary Guillemot on the rocks. Also lots of Grey Seal. (P Fletcher)

Siblyback Lake: 2 Cormorant , 1 Coot , 3 pair Little Grebe , 1 pair Great Crested Grebe, pair Canada Geese , 15 Tufted Duck , 8 singing Chiffchaff, 3 singing Willow Warbler , 1 Sparrowhawk , 22 Sand Martin , 4 Swallow. (K Pellow)

Gwinear: 3 Great Spotted Woodpecker, 4 Coal Tit, 1 Sparrowhawk (J Noon)

 

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Great Spotted Woodpecker – Jo Noon
Coal TIt – Jo Noon
Reed Bunting – Martin Webb
Stonechat – Adrian Lea
Canada Goose – Martin Webb
Great Egret – Adrian Lea
Guillemot – Pauline Glover
Black-throated Diver – Peter Harris
Spoonbill – David King