Saturday 9th April 2016

Boat Cove: 1 Hudsonian Whimbrel. (P Fraser)

Grumbla: 1 Hoopoe. (L Proctor,DS Flumm, P St Pierre, A James – photos)

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Helston Boating Lake: 1 Whooper Swan and 2 pair Shoveler. (B Dodd)

Bude Marshes: 4 Mute Swan, 3 Cormorant, 5 Moorhen, 2 Grey Heron, 3 Canada Goose, 2 Chiffchaff, 2 Wren, c10 Swallow, 4 Robin, 5 Blackbird and 6 Herring Gull. (H Kendall, R Mudge)

Penzance, Battery Rocks and Harbour: 19 Purple Sandpiper, 26 Turnstone and 6 Oystercatcher. (D Chadwick)

Stithians Reservoir: 2 Snipe, 1 House Martin, 10 Swallow, 20 Sand Martin, 10 Willow Warbler and 1 Blackcap (D Eva)

Polbathic Lake: 4 Common Sandpiper. (A Blonden)

Trenow Cove: 2 Eurasian Whimbrel, c30 Oystercatcher, 10 Little Egret, 1 1w Mediterranean Gull, 2 Swallow and 5 Rock Pipit. (R Veal)

Falmouth, Gyllyngvase Beach: 4 Great Northern Diver and 2 Guillemot. (S Rogers, J St Ledger)

Drift Reservoir (members only): 2 Mute Swan, 61 Canada Geese, 3 hybrid geese, 1 Muscovy Duck, 1 Mandarin, 13 Mallard, 4 Cormorant, 1 Little Grebe, 4 Great Crested Grebe, 1 Grey Heron, 4 Buzzard, 1 Sparrowhawk, 5 Moorhen, 6 Black-headed Gull, 5 Great Black-backed Gull, 19 Lesser Black-backed Gull, 88 Herring Gull, 1 juv Iceland Gull, 25 Swallow and 75 Sand Martin. (DK Parker)

Marazion Marsh RSPB Reserve: 6 Mute Swan, 2 Canada Geese, 9 Teal, 5 Mallard (plus 4 ducklings), 1 Cormorant, 1 Little Grebe, 1 Little Egret, 7 Grey Heron, 12 Moorhen and 1 Cetti’s Warbler. (DK Parker)

Marazion: c30 Turnstone, 8 Ringed Plover and 2 White Wagtail on the beach. (DK Parker, P St Pierre)

Skewjack: 1 Whooper Swan.

St John’s Lake: 1 Long-tailed Duck.

Porthgwarra: 40,000 Manx Shearwater reported west.

Mousehole: Juv Glaucous off Penlee Point early evening then flew south and ad Kumlien’s Gull on St Clement’s roost at 20:00.

MJS & DKP