Ringing report: Mediterranean Gull, green ring RU15 seen at Ryan’s Field on 24/4 was ringed as a pullus at Polder de Sebastopol, France on 29/6/14. It has since been reported from Camel Estuary in September and Hayle Estuary in October, before returning to France, where it was seen at Finistere in February. (M Grantham)
Late news, 28/4, Tresillian: 1 Fieldfare in private garden at 8.10 am. (D Cole)
Late news, 28/4, Gorrangorras: 5 Mute Swan, 4 Whimbrel, 3 Greenshank, 1 Common Sandpiper, 1 Turnstone and 1 Coal Tit by the cemetery. (D Chaney)
Port Holland: 1 sum plum Great Northern Diver. (J Thomas)
Hannafore Point: c100 Whimbrel in 3 flocks 65, 15 and 20 this afternoon. (C Imms)
Marazion Marsh RSPB: 6 Mute Swan, 2 Canada Goose with 5 goslings, 1 hybrid goose, 5 Mallard with 5 ducklings, 1 Cormorant, 12 Grey Heron, 1 Little Egret, 7 Moorhen, c100 Sand Martin, c5 Swallow, 1 Stonechat and 5 Cetti’s Warbler plus Sedge and Reed Warblers. (DK Parker) plus this evening, 11 Whimbrel over and 2 Grasshopper Warbler singing. (DK Parker)
|Sedge Warbler, Rod Farnes, 28/4/15|
Penzance: 11+ Purple Sandpiper and 12 Whimbrel on Battery rocks plus 5 Sandwich Tern and drake Eider offshore still associating with a Great Black-backed Gull. (DK Parker)
Drift Reservoir (members only): 3 Great Crested Grebe. (B Dodd)
Hayle Estuary RSPB: 1w Ring-billed Gull on the Estuary. (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)
Helston Loe Pool: 1 juv Iceland Gull. (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)
Kynance: 1 m Ring Ouzel near small pool west of the farm.
Porthallow: 1 Water Rail in the withy field. (M Nattrass)
Falmouth, Swanpool: 1 Long-tailed Duck still.