Thursday 10 May 2012

Marazion Marsh RSPB: 7 Grey Heron, 6 Mute Swan, 5 Canada Geese (plus 4 goslings), 2 Greylag, 1 hybrid geese, 3 Mallard, 1 Coot, 4 Moorhen, 3 Whimbrel, 40+ Swift, c50 Swallow, c20 Sand Martin, Chiffchaffs, Reed Warblers, Sedge Warblers and 1 Cetti’s Warbler. (D Parker & C Barnard)

Marazion: 1 female Kentish Plover still on the beach at the west end of the dunes at 09:30 also 47 Sanderling, 20+ Dunlin, 7 Turnstone, 1 Knot, 7 Ringed Plover, 19 Whimbrel, 6 Oystercatcher and 4 Bar-tailed Godwit. (D Parker) Kentish Plover reported west of the Station House by the old coastguard hut in the afternoon, joined by a smart male Kentish Plover this evening. (C Barnard et al.)

Male & Female Kentish Plovers, Marazion R Menari.

Walmsley Sanctuary (CBWPS Members Only): 1 Greenshank, 2 Lapwing, 9 Black-tailed Godwit, 2 Gadwall, 2 Wigeon, 20+ Common Swift, 200+ Barn Swallow, 100+ Sand Martin, 6 House Martin, 2+ Sedge Warbler and a Blackcap. (C Selway)

Dinham Flats: 7 Whimbrel, 10 Curlew, 2 Black-tailed Godwit, 4 Bar-tailed Godwit, 1 Dunlin, 1 Common Redshank, 1 1s Mediterranean Gull and 2 Sandwich Tern. (C Selway)

Treraven Meadow: 2 Yellow Wagtail still and a pair of Shelduck. (C Selway)

Boscoppa: 6 Swifts over Boscoppa this evening. (A Tonry)

Sennen Cove: Possible 2s Azorean Yellow-legged Gull on the beach this afternoon.

Loe Pool, Helston: Red-rumped Swallow this afternoon at Penrose.