Wednesday 2nd April 2014

Late news, ¼ Launceston, Tregidillett: 1 Red Kite over. (A Davey)

Late news 30/3, Mounts Bay: 11 Sandwich Tern. (P Fraser)

Late news, 30/3, Marazion Marsh RSPB: 75 Sand Martin, 2 Swallow and 2 House Martin. (P Fraser)

Late news 31/3, Marazion beach: 2 Greylag geese, 1 Redshank, 1 Mediterranean Gull, 45 Sandwich Tern and 1 Common Scoter offshore.  (P Fraser)

Late news, ¼ Cape Cornwall Golf Course: 1 Sand Martin.  (P Fraser)

Marazion beach: 3 Mediterranean Gull (2 1w + 1 2w)(one green colour ringed AKZN), 2 Ringed Plover, 2 Dunlin, 1 Sanderling, 25 Turnstone and 55 Sandwich Tern.  (P Fraser, C Barnard & S Maycock) plus 1 Great Northern Diver. (MJ Spicer) plus 3 Common Scoter (2m + 1f) (C Barnard & DK Parker)

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Green AKZN, Simon Maycock

Cape Cornwall Golf Course: 3 Swallow.  (P Fraser)

Marazion Marsh RSPB: 4 Mute Swan, 2 Canada Geese, 3 Greylag, 3 hybrid geese, 20 Teal, 7 Mallard, 2 Little Grebe, 1 Cormorant, 12 Grey Heron, 3 Little Egret, 16 Moorhen, 1 Water Rail, 1 Snipe, 3 Cetti’s Warbler and 2 Stonechat. (DK Parker) plus 35 Sand Martin. (MJ Spicer)

Hayle Estuary: 7 Bar-tailed Godwit on Lelant Saltings. (MJ Spicer)

The Lizard: Mallard with family of ducklings just north of village. (V Bowen) Are they the first for the county?

Tamar, Millbrook Lake: 1 Purple Heron flushed by Grey Heron. (B & C Taggart)

Falmouth: 1 Red-necked Grebe, 1 Slavonian Grebe, 2 Great Northern Diver and 9 Turnstone. (J St Ledger) Pendennis Point: 1 Grey Plover and 6 Linnet in carpark. (D Chaney)

Walmsley Sanctuary: 4   Blackbird, 3  Blue Tit, 4 Buzzard, c100 Canada Goose, c20 Carrion Crow, 1 Chaffinch, 1 Chiffchaff, 10 Coot, 1 Cormorant, 10 Gadwall, 2 Great Black-backed Gull, 2 Great Tit, 1 Green Sandpiper, 4 Grey Heron, 7 Herring Gull, 10 Jackdaw, 5 Lesser Black-backed Gull, 3 Little Egret, 6 Little Grebe, 2  Magpie, 30  Mallard, 10  Moorhen, 6  Mute Swan, 1 Peregrine Falcon, 1 Pheasant, 2  Pied Wagtail, 3 Pintail, 4 Reed Bunting, 3  Robin, c50 Sand Martin, 2 Shelduck, 6 Shoveler, 3 Swallow, c50 Teal, 6 Tufted Duck, 2 Wigeon, 5 Wood Pigeon and 2  Wren. (The “Martin Cutland” Wildlife walk, per C Travis)

St Ives, Buttermilk Hill: 9 singing male Linnets on Territory and 2 Redpoll in with the Linnets. (V Stratton) plus 1 prob Great White Egret offshore towards Hayle. (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

Hayle Estuary RSPB, Ryan’s Field:  6 Sandwich Tern. (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

Penzance, off Railway Station: 1w dr Surf Scoter still. (Sennen Cove Birdwatching) Off Jubilee Pool: 1 Black-throated Diver.

Sladebridge, Trelawney Garden Centre: 1 Water Rail.

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