Saturday 6th May 2017

Drift Reservoir: c200 Swallow, 40 House Martin, 45 Sand Martin, 2 Common Sandpiper, 1 Greenshank (D. Flumm)

Longrock pool: 1 fem Pochard, 1 m Tufted Duck, 1 Teal, 3 Dunlin, 4 Cetti’s Warbler, 34 Whimbrel over, (S Grose)

Marazion Marsh RSPB: Drake Wigeon still plus c20 Swift, c50 Sand Martin, c30 Swallow and 8 House Martin this evening. (DK Parker)

Hayle Estuary RSPB, Ryan’s Field: 1 Little Stint at high tide with 106 Dunlin. Also 1 Kingfisher through, 1w Spoonbill, 1 Common Sandpiper. (R Veal, P St Pierre) Hayle Estuary: 80+ summer plumaged Dunlin,  2 male Wigeon at  high tide. (S Turner) Carnsew Pool: 1 Common Whitethroat, 9 Wheatear, 3 Common Sandpiper, 9 Whimbrel, 2 Curlew. (S Grose)

Truro: 2 Swift flying over my house, the first seen in Truro this year, 2 days later than last year. (D Jenkins) 3 Swift over Truro Cattle Market. (B Toms)

Trevose Head: 1 Curlew, 2 Whimbrel, 6 Dunlin, 2 Grey Plover, 2 Ringed Plover, 1 Red-legged Partridge, 20 House Martin, 71 Swallow, 2 Swift, 10 Wheatear, 6 Sedge Warbler, 2 Grasshopper Warbler, 3 Blackcap, 4 Willow Warbler, 3 Chiffchaff,1 Siskin, 1 Corn Bunting. (B Bosisto)

Walmsley Sanctuary: 10 Shelduck, 1 Garganey (drake), 14 Common Teal, 5 Shoveler, pair Mallard with 12 Ducklings, 1 Sinensis Cormorant, 1 Little Egret, 7 Ruff, 1 Greenshank, 2 Lapwing, 8 Black-tailed Godwit, 37 Dunlin, 2 Curlew Sandpiper (summer plumage), 1 Common Sandpiper, 30 House Martin, 40 Sand Martin, 25 Swallow, 8 Common Swift, 1 Yellow Wagtail. (B Bosisto) 8 Ruff, 1 Little Ringed Plover, 3 Lapwing, 10 Black-taied Godwit. (S Rowe)

Camel Estuary: 21 Grey Plover, 54 Ringed Plover, 7 Knot, 356 Dunlin, 7 Bar-tailed Godwit, 20 Whimbrel. (B Bosisto) Also 1 Curlew Sandpiper, 24 Grey Plover, 9 Curlew, 8 Oystercatcher, 1 Greenshank. (S Rowe)

Windmill Farm: 3 Dunlin. (D Wright)

Bude Marsh: 1 Common Sandpiper, 1 Little Egret, 1 Chiffchaff, 5 Sedge Warbler, 1 Grey Heron, 1 Wren, 2 Greenfinch, 2 House Martin, 2 Canada plus 7 gosling, 8 Swallow, 5 Mallard plus 12 duckling. (R Mudge)

Lower Tamar Lake: 1 Willow Tit, 1 Marsh Tit, 1 Cormorant, c10 Sand Martin, c20 Swallow, c10 House Martin, 1 Great Spotted Wood Pecker, 1 Great Blacked-back Gull, 4 Goldfinch, 6 Coot. (R Mudge)

Porth Reservoir: 10 Great Crested Grebe, 1 Dipper, 4 Common Sandpiper, 4 Sedge Warbler, 1 Osprey in trees directly opposite furthest hide from carpark. (S Grose) 120 Swallow, 5 House Martin, 2 Reed Warbler. (S Rowe)

Gannel Estuary: 63 Dunlin, 4 Ringed Plover, 2 Sanderling, 2 Whimbrel, 1 Grey Plover, 1 Little Egret. (S Rowe)

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