Late News 29/04 Marazion Marsh RSPB: Photo of yesterdays Marsh Harrier showing the distinctive wing moult, more photos here. (B Sharples)
Marazion Marsh RSPB: 6 Mute Swan (including 1 immature) 2 Greylag (plus 6 goslings), 6 Canada Geesel, 7 Mallard (plus broods of 12, 6 & 2), 1+ Cormorant, 2 Little Egret, 14 Grey Heron, 11 Moorhen, 3 Common Buzzard, 1 Sparrowhawk, c20 Swallow, c15 Sand Martin, 2 House Martin, 4 Swift, 15+ White Wagtail, 1 Reed Bunting, 1 Whitethroat, 4+ Cetti’s Warbler, Reed Warblers and Sedge Warblers. (D Parker)
Marazion: 55 Dunlin, 46 Ringed Plover, 37+ Whimbrel, 12 Turnstone, 1 Common Sandpiper and c15 White Wagtail on the beach plus 1 Black-throated Diver and 3 Sandwich Tern offshore. (D Parker)
Church Cove, Lizard: Hoopoe still, plus f Blackcap, 2 Whitethroat, 2 Willow Warbler and 3 Sedge Warbler. (M Spicer)
Lizard: Male Woodchat between Lizard and Gwarvas Farm from Cross Common Corner. (T Blunden)
Trevilley Farm: Ad male Woodchat still plus 1 House Marti, 18 Wheatear, 2 Sedge Warbler and 5 Whitethroat. (P Fraser) Photo by I Webster here. Please park sensibly and be considerate on the track as it isn’t actually a public right of way.
Leedstown: Red Kite over Reawla and Wall just north of Leedstown at 16:00. (N Herian)
Tregiffian: 1 male Yellow Wagtail. (C Moore)
Penzance: 19 Purple Sandpipers at Jubilee Pool this morning. (P Taylor & H Mitchell)
Men-an-Tol: 4+ Cuckoos, 2 Wheatears and 2 Grasshopper Warblers. (P Taylor & H Mitchell)
Porthgwarra: Merlin and 6 Wheatears in the afternoon. (P Taylor & H Mitchell)
Treen: Yellowhammer singing close to the road on Mulfra Hill near Treen Common. (A Mckechnie)
Penlee Point: A Hobby flew in high from the sea at c12:30 and then flew west towards Rame Head. (R Smaldon)
Polridmouth Cove: 1 Grasshopper Warbler singing in reeds by beach. (P McVey)
Windmill Farm: 2 Wheatear, 2 Blackcap, 3 Sedge Warbler, 2 Grasshopper Warbler, 2 Whitethroat, 18 Whimbrel, numerous Chiffchaff and Willow Warbler between 18:00 & 20:00. (D Wright)
Feock: Male Firecrest at Trelissick Gardens.