Monday 4th April 2016

Thank you to all those contributors who are submitting in the new guideline format, you’re making our compilation task significantly easier each night. Details for preferred formats for submissions and photographs are  HERE

Torpoint:Willow Warbler in my gdn this morning in Sub song. (D Allan)

St Just: 1 m Snowy Owl, first seen at about 7.30 being mobbed by gulls and seen to fly off (N Wheatley) Refound 2 fields away where it spent all day sitting on a wall. Boswellen Road: 2 Raven, 3 Swallow. (R Veal)

SWilliams_Snowy_040416Sam Williams BField _Snowy2_040416Brian Field
JStLedger_Snowy_040416John St Ledger RWilkins_Snowy_040416Royston Wilkins
RFarnes_Snowy_040416Rod Farnes RAugarde_Snowy1_040416Richard Augarde
JRyan_Snowy1_040416John Ryan

Snowy Owl, St Just, Cornwall, UK.

Tony Mills

Video, John Chapple

Perranuthnoe, Boat Cove: 1 Hudsonian Whimbrel, 4 Little Egret, 1 Rock Pipit, 1 Sandwich Tern, 5+ Bottlenose Dolphin in Mounts Bay (M Silk and G Swan)

Crowlas: 1 Willow Warbler, 2 Swallow in garden. (R Veal)

Drift Reservoir (members only): 1 pr Great Crested Grebe. (A James)

AJames_GCGrebe_040416Great Crested Grebes, Alan James

Red Moor, Little Boslymon: 1 Swallow, earliest return of singing male to this breeding site since 1996. Also 1 Willow Warbler, 1 Chiffchaff, 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker, 2 Marsh Tit, 1 Skylark, 5 Yellowhammer and 2 Tawny Owl. (P McVey)

Idless Woods: 1 Marsh Tit, 2 Chiffchaff, 6+ Siskin, 1 Sparrowhawk, also numbers of Coal Tit. (J St Ledger)

Men-an-Tol: 1 ringtail Hen Harrier. (B Field)

BField_Mipit_040416Meadow Pipit, Brian Field

Sennen: 1 juv Iceland Gull by the school. (M Wallace)

Treen, Gurnard’s Head: 1 Iceland Gull between the hotel and Porthmeor Farm.

St Ives: 30 Sandwich Tern and 3 Manx Shearwater from the NCI Lookout.

Hayle Estuary RSPB Reserve: 2w Ring-billed Gull again on the estuary.

Camel Estuary, Dinham Flats: 1 Spotted Redshank.

Stithians Reservoir: 1 Slavonian Grebe still.

Windmill Farm: 1 Woodchat Shrike seen again. (A Pay)

Lizard Point: 1 Hoopoe seen flying over lighthouse.

St Levan: 1 Yellow Wagtail. (M Wallace)

Camel Trail, Treraven Meadows: 1 Willow Warbler. (D Julian)

Woon Gumpus: 1 Short-eared Owl. (J Ryan)

JRyan_SEO1_040416Short-eared Owl, John Ryan JRyan_SEO2_040416Short-eared Owl, John Ryan

St Buryan: 1 Barn Owl. (J Ryan)

Trevilley: Whooper Swan still. (DK Parker, R Menari)

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