Sunday 11th May 2014

Late news, 10/5, Newquay, Towan Head: 1 Storm Petrel and c300 Manx Shearwater, 18.00-19.00. (S Rowe)

Stithians Reservoir: 2 Canada Goose, 1 Grey Heron, 3 Swallow, 1 Little Grebe, 3 Coot, 2 Moorhen, 1 Woodpigeon, 2 Willow Warbler, 1 Garden Warbler, 1 Tufted Duck, 1 Blackbird, 1 Robin, 1 Magpie, 1 Great Tit, 1 Chaffinch, 1 Dunnock, 3 Carrion Crow, 6 Herring Gull, 4 Pochard, 3 Cormorant, 5 Great Crested Grebe, 6 Mallard, 1 Whitethroat, 1 Pheasant and 1 Wren. (S Taylor)

Penrose Walks (near the Stables): 2 Stock Dove. (G Adams)

Windmill Farm: 1 Lesser Yellowlegs still, 1 Golden Oriole (heard only). (P + H Taylor, A McKechnie) Also 1 Lesser Whitethroat, 1 Cuckoo and 1 Grasshopper Warbler. (D Wright)

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Lesser Yellowlegs, Dougy Wright.

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Lesser Yellowlegs, Alex McKechnie

St Ives: c1000 Manx Shearwater past St Ives island between 7.30 and 8.30 plus lots of gannets fulmars and 1 comic tern. (S Turner)

Newquay, Towan Head: 6 Storm Petrel, c1200 Manx Shearwater, 1 Arctic Tern, 1 Great Northern Diver, 4 Swift, Guillemots and Razorbills. (S Rowe)

Gweek: 3 Whimbrel, 4 Curlew, 1 Heron and 16 Shelduck, also in woods, 2 Marsh Tit. (J St Ledger)

Marazion Marsh RSPB: 4 Mute Swan with 6 cygnets, 2 Greylag with 6 goslings, 2 hybrid geese, 7 Mallard, 1 Cormorant, 2 Little Egret, 12 Grey Heron, 7 Moorhen, 1 Common Sandpiper, 1 Swallow, 7 Sand Martin, 2 Reed Bunting, 1 Stonechat and 4 Cetti’s Warbler plus Sedge and Reed Warblers. (DK Parker)

Porthgwarra: 1 Balearic Shearwater and 3 Great Northern Diver past. (Sennen Cove Birdwatching) 35+ Gannet, 10+ Fulmar, 22 Manx Shearwater, 12 Razorbill, 40+ unidentified auk, 30+ Herring Gull, 3+ Lesser Black-backed Gull, 6+ Great Black-backed Gull, 1 Wood Warbler, 1+ Chiffchaff, 5 Rock Pipit and 20+ Swallow. (D Beadle)

Pendeen: 1 European Storm-petrel past this morning. (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

Godrevy: 3 European Storm-petrel past today. (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

Lizard Point: 2 Glossy Ibis in off the sea.

Gillan Creek: 1 Glossy Ibis still and 1 Great White Egret reported.

Cape Cornwall: c10,000 Manx Shearwater past this morning.

Falmouth, Pendennis Point: 5 Great Northern Diver. (S Perfect + D Chaney) Gorrangorras: 3 Whimbrel, 8 Mute Swan and 2 Garden Warbler. (D Chaney)

Argal Reservoir: 4 Great Crested Grebe, 1 Swift, 1 House Martin, 1 Sand Martin and 5+ Swallow. (D Chaney)

Croft Pascoe Pool: 1 Curlew, 3 Skylark, 2 Stonechat, 1 Swift and 3 Swallow. (D Beadle)

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