Sunday 30th March 2014

Drift Reservoir (members only):1 juv Kumlien’s Gull. (J Hawkey) 1 juv Glaucous Gull. (B Toms)

Longrock:  4 Sanderling, 2 Ringed Plover and 3 Dunlin. (B Toms)

Penzance, Chyandour: 1 m Surf Scoter still and 1 Great Northern Diver. (B Toms)

Pendeen:  1 juv. Glaucous Gull on sea. (B Toms)

Newquay, Watergate Bay: 1 Corn Bunting, 1 Wheatear and 1 Sand Martin. (D Eva)

Hayle Estuary RSPB:  1 juv Iceland Gull. (C Barnard & V Stratton), plus 53 Wigeon,  8 Teal,  10, Shelduck

2 Greenshank, 4 Bar-tailed Godwit 9 Little Egret and 124 Lesser Black-backed Gull. (V Stratton)

Gillan Creek: 1 Glossy Ibis again, (on fallen tree on south side), 9 Little Egret, 11 Redshank,1 Greenshank,1 Common Sandpiper and 10 Shelduck in creek and 2 Grey Wagtail on stream at Carne. (J Selby)

Marazion Marsh RSPB: 4 Mute Swan, 2 Canada Geese, 2 Greylag, 2 hybrid geese, 21 Teal, 2 Gadwall, 4 Mallard, 2 Little Grebe, 2 Cormorant, 12 Grey Heron, 3 Little Egret, 13 Moorhen, c20 Sand Martin, 3 House Martin, 1 Swallow, 1 Reed Bunting, 6 Chiffchaff, 3 Cetti’s Warbler and 2 Stonechat. (DK Parker & B Toms) Also 1 Siberian Chiffchaff. (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

Marazion: 2 Brent Geese flew west. (F Hull)

St Ives, Buttermilk Hill: 10 Golden Plover many in breeding plumage (Northern and Southern Races), 4 Wheatear (all female) and 4 Linnet. (V Stratton)

Foage Valley, Zennor: 7 Chiffchaff and 1 m Blackcap in garden on feeders. (V Stratton)

Polgigga: 1 Hoopoe over.  (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

Mousehole, St. Clement’s Isle: 1 juv Kumlein’s Gull and 1 juv Glaucous Gull at roost.

Penhale Head: 1 m Black Redstart.

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