Sunday 5th April 2015

Late news, 31/4, Gwennap Head: 1 m Woodchat Shrike reported.

Late news, 03/4, Lizard Point, 2-hr Seawatch: 1 Carrion Crow, 14 Cormorant, 140 Fulmar, 1 Great Black-backed Gull, 5152 Guillemot, 1 Jackdaw, 1 Lesser Black-backed Gull, 1 Oystercatcher, 1288 Razorbill, 1 Rock Pipit, 1 Turnstone, 3 Common Scoter, 1 Feral Pigeon, 520 Gannet, 1 Great Skua, 1 Herring Gull, 640 Kittiwake, 1720 Manx Shearwater, 720 Puffin, 1 Red-throated Diver and 30 Shag. (T Blunden)

Late news, 4/4 Lizard Point, Seawatch: 1 Black-throated Diver, 1 Chiffchaff, 6 Cormorant, 24 Fulmar, Great Black-backed Gull, 5002 Giullemot, House Sparrow, 240 Kittiwake, 1 Magpie, 1 Meadow Pipit, 76 Puffin, 1668 Razorbill, 25 Shag, 1 Carrion Crow, 2 Common Scoter, 1 Feral Pigeon, 408 Gannet, 2 Great Skua, Herring Gull, Jackdaw, Lesser Black-backed Gull, 576 Manx Shearwater, Oystercatcher, Raven and Rock Pipit. (T Blunden)

Ed: apologies to Tony Blunden for lost emails.

Kenidjack: 12 Swallow & 4 Sand Martin north, 5 Wheatear, 1 Blackcap, 6 Chiffchaff. Distant pod of 6 cetaceans. (D Flumm)

Longrock: 4 Roe Deer (1m + 3f) in field behind Longrock Pool. (A James)

AJames_RoeDeer_050415Roe Deer, Alan James

Argal Reservoir: 11 singing Chiffchaff, 2 Swallow, 7 Great Crested Grebe, 2 Grey Wagtail, 6 Tufted Duck, 1 Moorhen and 1 Green Woodpecker. (G Adams)

Marazion Marsh RSPB: 1 Cetti’s Warbler. (A McKechnie) 1 Bittern flew from main marsh to Cheshire Homes sector at 08:55. (L Proctor)

AMcKechnie_Cetti's_050415Cetti’s Warbler, Alex McKechnie

Penlee Battery: 6 Wheatear in ploughed field by car park. (J Eames)

Newquay, Gannel Estuary: 1 Greenshank, 1 Redshank, 1 Ruff and 4 Oystercatcher. (S Rowe)

Rame Head: 3 Swallow. (J Eames)

Windmill Farm: 2 Willow Warbler, 3 House Martin and 1 Snipe. (D Wright)

DWright_WillowWarbler_050415Willow Warbler, Dougy Wright

Cape Cornwall Golf Course: 10 Swallow and 15 Linnet. (P Fraser)

Mount’s Bay: 3 Great Northern Diver. (P Fraser)

St Ives, Clodgy Point: 2 Wheatear, 2 Raven, 1 Buzzard, 1 Fulmar and 3 Shag. (A Whitehouse)

Boswednack: 1 Chiffchaff and 2 Siskin. (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

Sennen Cove: A pod of around 20 Bottle-nosed Dolphin in the bay this morning. (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

Stithians Reservoir: 1 Slavonian Grebe at southern end. (S Rogers)

Falmouth, Swanpool: 1 Long-tailed Duck still. (S Rogers)

Land’s End/Treeve/Brew Farm: 7 Swallow, 5 Sand martin, 5 Willow Warbler and 1 Wheatear. (M Elliott) 

Devoran: 3 Greenshank, 10 Redshank, 1 Bar-tailed Godwit and 3 Black-tailed Godwit. (S Rogers)

Sennen Bay: 4 Swallow, 2 Wheatear and 3 Sandwich Tern. Treeve Moor House: 1 singing Willow Warbler. (P&H Taylor)

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