Tuesday 1st April 2014

Gillan Creek: 1 Little Egret, 6 Redshank, 4 Shelduck and 1 Common Sandpiper. (T Mills)

Newquay, Towan Head:  22 Purple Sandpiper, 1 Grey Plover with Turnstones and Oystercatchers behind Headland Hotel 9 am. (M Lammas)

Penzance, Jubilee Pool: 9 Purple Sandpiper roosting, 7 Sandwich Tern, 1 m Eider chasing two Great Black-backed  Gull in the direction of Newlyn. Off Railway Station: 1 m Surf Scoter. (P St Pierre)

Falmouth, Gyllyngvase Beach: 16 Sandwich Tern. (F Rice) Gorrangorras: 1 Redshank, 2 Greenshank, 1 Oystercatcher, 2 Little Grebe, 5 Mute Swan and 2 Shelduck (m&f). (D Chaney)

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Sandwich Terns, Farleigh Rice

St Erth: 2 Stock Dove and 2 Linnet. (MJ Spicer)

Park Head: 1 Short-eared Owl, also 2 Sand Martin, 3 Swallow and 1 Wheatear. (P McVey)

Washaway, Pencarrow House: 1 Red Kite over. (N.Greaves)

Marazion beach: 20-25 Sandwich Tern. (R Farnes) Plus 1 juv Glaucous Gull and 3 Great Northern Diver. (C Barnard)

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Sandwich Terns

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Rod Farnes

Marazion Marsh RSPB: 1 singing Willow Warbler, 1 House Martin and 3 Sand Martin. (P & H Taylor)

Porthgwarra: 1 Whimbrel and 8 Sandwich Tern past. (P & H Taylor)

Hayle Estuary RSPB, Ryan’s Field: 1 Sandwich Tern. (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

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

Treraven Meadows: 1 Willow Warbler. (D Julian)

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