Sunday 10th April 2016

Late news, 9/4 Loe Pool: 23 Great Crested Grebe, 16 Chiffchaff, 15+ Sandmartin, 1 Cetti’s Warbler (G Adams)

Grumbla: 1 Hoopoe. (DS Flumm)

Colliford Reservoir and Dozmary Pool: 1 Great Northern Diver, 23 Canada Goose, 1 Cormorant, 4 Great Crested Grebe, 12 Mallard, 5 Tufted Duck, 1 Great Black-backed Gull, 12 Black-headed Gull, 2 Buzzard, 2 Raven, 30 Carrion Crow, 44 Jackdaw, 3 Magpie, 6 Stock Dove, 3 Skylark, 3 Blackbird, 4 Wheatear, 3 Pied Wagtail, 2 House Sparrow, 1 Stonechat, 17 Chaffinch, 19 Meadow Pipit, 2 Robin, 4 Wren, 3 Dunnock, 3 Reed Bunting, 3 Blue Tit, 7 Willow Warbler and 1 Rabbit. (DA Conway)

Mullion Cove: 1 Nightingale and 1 pr Blackcap in private garden. (J Allely)

Bude: 4 Long-tailed Tit, 4 Goldfinch, 1 Chiffchaff, 1 Meadow Pipit, 1 Grey Heron and 1 Common Sandpiper (H Wilkins – photo)

Sandpiper

Kenidjack: 1 Garden Warbler. (S Williams)

Lower Tamar Lake: 1 Yellowhammer and 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker. (J&B Teague)

St Just: 1 juv Iceland Gull. (B Mellow, R Augarde)

Drift Reservoir (members only): 1 Arctic Tern and 6 Sandwich Tern. (B Mellow, R Augarde)

Lizard Point: 47 Common Scoter, 1 Velvet Scoter, 110 Fulmar, 9,000 Manx Shearwater, 145 Gannet, 2 Black-throated Diver, 4 Purple Sandpiper, 29 Great Skua, 2 Arctic Tern, 2 Common Tern, 2 tern sp, 12 Sandwich Tern, 20 Puffin, 1,800 Guillemot, 2,600 Razorbill and 4 Swallow in a 6 hour seawatch. (T Blunden, I McClean, J. Selby, J Foster et al.)

Falmouth town: 1 Jay in a private back garden. (E Tackley)

MJS & DKP