Saturday 29th April 2017

Late news, 28/4, Tremayne Quay, Helford River: 2 Avocet. (M Nattrass)

Late news, 28/4, Bartinney Downs: 1 Grasshopper Warbler, 1 heard-only Cuckoo and 1 Roe Deer. (R Veal)

Late news, 28/4, Downderry: 20 Great Northern Diver. (A Payne)

Hayle Estuary RSPB: 2 Greenshank, 3 Whimbrel, 3 Bar-tailed Godwit, 1 Dunlin, 1 Common Sandpiper, 1 Redshank, 2 Little Egret. (J&D Chapman) 1 Little Ringed Plover on Ryan’s Field. (R Wilkins, R Augarde, A McKechnie)

Little Ringed Plover – Richard Augarde

St Gothian Sands LNR: 6 Coot, 3+ Common Sandpiper, 1 Little Ringed Plover, 2 Whimbrel, 1 2w Iceland Gull and 6 Wheatear. (MJ Spicer)

Praa Sands: 1 Whimbrel. (J&D Chapman)

Marazion Beach: 1 sum plum Knot. (R Wilkins, R Augarde, A McKechnie) 19 Whimbrel. (J&D Chapman) 80 Whimbrel also reported. (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

Knot – Alex McKechnie

Marazion Marsh RSPB: 2 Reed Warbler, 1 Cetti’s Warbler. (J&D Chapman)

Porthgwarra: 08:30-10:00 seawatch: 2 Puffin, 2 Arctic Skua, 10 Sandwich Tern. (R Wilkins, R Augarde)

Land’s End: 2 Whimbrel, 1 Wheatear, 1 Sedge Warbler, 17 Whitethroat, 1 Lesser Whitethroat, 5 Chiffchaff and the hybrid Hooded Crow. (DK Parker)

hybrid Hooded Crow – Dave Parker

Sennen: 6 Whimbrel on The Green this morning. (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

Carn Galver: 1 reeling Grasshopper Warbler. (R Veal)

Stithians: 4 Whimbrel. (J&D Chapman)

Porth Reservoir: 10 Great Crested Grebe, 2 Common Sandpiper. (S Grose)

Downderry: 30 Whimbrel, 1 Dunlin, 1 Bar-tailed Godwit and 1 Ringed Plover on beach early this morning. Offshore 1 Sandwich Tern, 1 Puffin, 3 Kittiwake, and 1 Great Northern Diver moving west. (A Payne)

Kynance: 1 Tree Pipit. (I Maclean)

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