Wednesday 15th April

Late News, 14/04, Porth Reservoir: Possible Purple Heron at 18:00.

Photos of yesterdays adult Glaucous Gull and Night Heron. (M Ahmad)

Glaucous Gull Drift Cornwall 14415 M Ahmad Glaucous Gull Drift Cornwall 140415 M Ahmad Night Heron Marazion Cornwall 14415 M Ahmad

Marazion Marsh RSPB: 7 Mute Swan, 6 Canada Geese, 2 hybrid geese, 3 Greylag, 4 Mallard, 7 Teal, 1 Cormorant, 4 Little Egret, 11 Grey Heron, 22 Moorhen, 1 Kingfisher, c50 Swallow, c50 Sand Martin, 8 House Martin, 1 Blackcap, 9 Cetti’s Warbler, 1 Grasshopper Warbler, 3 Reed Warbler, 5 Sedge Warbler, 2 Willow Warbler and 4 Chiffchaff. (DK Parker C Barnard M & T Hasdell) Also Night Heron again at 20:40. (I Webster)

Polly Joke: 1 Blackcap, 2 Whitethroat, 1 Grasshopper Warbler, 1 Sedge Warbler, 10+ Chiffchaff, 3 Willow Warbler, 2 Stonechat, 1 Buzzard, 1 Sparrowhawk, and a 1 Cormorant making full use of the campsites fishing facilities. (D Mays SG Rowe)

Trenow Cove: 1 Great Northern Diver (sum plum), 4 Ringed Plover, 1 Curlew, Grey Plover and 1 Whitethroat. (R Menari)

Chacewater: 1 Swift at Penstraze, Chacewater at 13:00 along with the first returning Swallows. (RC Loader)

Kynance: At least 2 (possibly 3) singing male Western Subalpine Warblers at Corn Goon. (T Blunden R Farnes – photo A Mckechnie – photo P Dinning – video)

Subalpine Warbler Kynance Cornwall 15415 R Farnes Subalpine Warbler Kynance Cornwall 15415 A Mckechnie


Land’s End: 7 Blackcap, 3 Wheatear, 2 Whimbrel, 3 Willow Warbler. (C Barnard)
Brew Pool: 1 Whitethroat, 4 Willow Warbler. (C Barnard)

St Levan: 1 Hoopoe still on cricket field. (C Barnard)

Porthcurno: 6 Blackcap. (C Barnard)

Marazion Beach: 5  Sandwich Tern, 7  Whimbrel, 19 Curlew, 5 Ringed Plover and 3 Sanderling. (C Barnard DK Parker M & T Hasdell)

Truthwall Common: Singing Cuckoo this afternoon. (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

Hayle Estuary RSPB: 1w Ring-billed Gull again from the causeway.

DKP