Saturday 12th April 2014

Penryn: 1 Red Kite over College, also seen at same site yesterday. (J Holmes)

Falmouth: 1 sum plum Black Guillemot still, 6 Sandwich Tern, 1 Great Northern Diver and 1 Jay. (D Mays) Gorrangorras: 1 Whimbrel, 1 Greenshank, 3 Redshank 1 Litte Egret and 5 Mute Swan. (D Chaney)

Stithians Reservoir: 1 sum plum Slavonian Grebe still, 3 Little Grebe, 4 Great Crested Grebe, 3 fem Goldeneye, 15+ Tufted Duck, 1 Muscovy Duck, 2 Grey Heron, 10+ Canada Geese, 20+ Swallow and 4 Buzzard. (D Mays)

St  Gothian Sands LNR: Mallard with broods of 8 and 10 chicks, 1 Little Egret and 100+ Sand Martin nd 40+ Swallow heading NW. (MJ Spicer)

St Erth: 1 Tawny Owl calling early morning plus 1 Mistle Thrush and 12 Linnet. (MJ Spicer)

Mousehole: 6 Goldfinch and 1 Greenfinch in garden. (S Maycock)

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Golfinch, Simon Maycock

Hayle Estuary RSPB: 1 Glaucous Gull (1st summer), 1 Iceland Gull (1st summer), 2 Shoveler (pair) and 2 Swallow. (J Hawkey)

St Ives, Buttermilk Hill: 1 m Wheatear, 6 Golden Plover  (4 Southern Race and 2 Northern Race in full breeding plumage) and 10+ Swallow. Trevail Valley: 14+ Swallow (a small passage all day). (V Stratton) St Ives Harbour: 1 2w Glaucous Gull. (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

Nanjizal: 1 Hooded Crow and 2 Swallow. (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

Kenidjack: 1 Siberian Chiffchaff. (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

Maraizon: 1 1w dr Surf Scoter offshore. (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

Maer Lake: 1 dr Green-winged Teal.

Gillan Creek: 1 Glossy Ibis still.

Siblyback Reservoir: 1 dr Lesser Scaup with 13 Tufted Duck.

Portmellon: 1 Black-throated Diver.

Clapper Marsh: 34 Canada Goose, 10 House Martin, 6 Mallard, 10 Swallow, 3 Mute Swan, 20 Sand Martin, 4 Buzzard, 1 Little Egret, 1 Moorhen, 2 Cormorant, 2 Shelduck, 2 Herring Gull, 2 Robin, 5 Chaffinch, 2 Great Tit, 2 Carrion Crow, 8 Woodpigeon, 1 Dunnock, 2 Wren, 2 Siskin, 4 Goldfinch, 2 Magpie, 10 Jackdaw, 6 Rook, 3 Blue Tit, 1 Blackcap, 4 Blackbird, 1 Chiffchaff, 2 Pied Wagtail, 1 Raven. (D Julian)

Coronation Park: 1 Buzzard, 1 Sparrowhawk, 1 Blackcap. (D Julian)

Goldworthy Way, Wadebridge: 1 Swallow. (D Julian)