Friday 26 April 2013

Late News 24/04 Friendship Wood: 1 Treecreeper at SW549319. (M Spicer)

Late News 24/04 Camel Estuary: Spotted Redshank plus Water Rail earlier in the tear by the toilet Block. (G Love)

Spotted Redshank Camel Estuary Cornwall 240413 G Love Water Rail Camel Estuary Cornwall 100413 G Love
Water Rail Camel Estuary Cornwall130313 G Love Water Rail 2 Camel Estuary Cornwall 130313 G Love

Late News 25/04 Rame: 1 Swift and 2 Wheatear plus Red Kite over Penlee at 11:45. (A Pearson)

Late News 25/04 Sennen Cove: 2 Canada Geese in the harbour. (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

Marazion Marsh RSPB: 6 Mute Swan (including 1 immature), 3 Greylag, 4 Canada Geese, 2 hybrid geese, 2 Gadwall, 4 Mallard (plus 8 & 2 ducklings), 2+ Cormorant, 1 Bittern, 2+ Little Egret, 9 Grey Heron, 13 Moorhen, 6 Buzzard, 1 Black-tailed Godwit, 2 Common Sandpiper, c150 Swallow, c100 Sand Martin, c10 House Martin, 3+ Swift, 15+ White Wagtail, 4 Wheatear, 3 Blackcap, 4+ Cetti’s Warbler, 2 Chiffchaff, Willow Warblers, Reed Warblers and Sedge Warblers. (D Parker, R Wilkins & D Flumm)

Sedge Warbler 1 Marazion Cornwall 26413 R Farnes Sedge Warbler 2 Marazion Cornwall 26413 R Farnes Sedge Warbler 3 Marazion Cornwall 26413 R Farnes

Marazion: 41 Dunlin, 23 Ringed Plovers, 23 Whimbrel, 11 Turnstone, 2 Bar-tailed Godwit and c15 White Wagtails on the beach plus 3 Sandwich terns offshore. (D Parker, R Wilkins & D Flumm)

Cot Valley: 1s female Woodchat still in the area around the donkey and horse fields north of the road from Kelynack to the youth hostel. (J Chapple)

Pendower beach: Summer plumage Great Northern Diver opposite Basking Shark Cafe. (E Mayhew)

Portscatho: Winter plumage Great Northern Diver off Portscatho Harbour. (E Mayhew)

Hayle Estuary RSPB: Black Swan still present. (S Kersting)

Windmill Farm: Lesser Whitethroat, Cuckoo and Sedge Warbler. (D Wright)

Falmouth, Pennance Point: 2 Sandwich Tern, 2 Whimbrel, 5 Gannet, 1 Wheatear, 2 Willow Warbler, 3+ Chiffchaff, 6 Swallow, 2 House Martin, 10+ Linnet and 2 Bullfinch at 09:00. (J St Ledger)

Linnet Falmouth Cornwall 26th April 2013 J St Ledger Eider (drake) Newlyn Cornwall 26th April 2013 J St Ledger

Newlyn, Tolcarne Beach: 1 Common Sandpiper, 11 Whimbrel, 1 Eider (drake), 2 Sandwich Tern, 2 Turnstone and 3 Oystercatcher at 15:00. (J St Ledger)

Clapper Marsh: Garden Warbler and Swift. (D Julian)

Saltash: Osprey on the River Lynher at Sandacre Bay at 07:45, also over Kingsmill Lake flying towards the Tamar bridge.

Kenidjack: Siberian Chiffchaff still around the sewerage works.