Sunday 7th May 2017

Late news, 6/5, Marazion Marsh RSPB: 1 Hobby flew low over the marsh at c09:20. (A Bond)

Marazion Marsh RSPB:
5 Mute Swan, 1 Greylag, 3 Canada geese plus 2 gosling, 6 Mallard plus 6 duckling, 1 Gadwall, 1 Wigeon, 2 Teal, 1 Tufted Duck, 1 Cormorant, 7 Grey Heron, 2 Little Egret, 11 Moorhen with 7,2 & 1 chicks, 1 Common Sandpiper, 1 Snipe, c20 Swift, 100+ Swallow, 3 House Martin, 1 Green Woodpecker, 2 Bullfinch, 5 Cetti’s Warbler, Reed and Sedge Warbler. (DK Parker, P St Pierre)

Marazion: 17 Whimbrel, 5 Oystercatcher (2 displaying), 1 Bar-tailed Godwit, 2 Grey Plover on the beach and 1 Great Northern Diver offshore. (DK Parker, P St Pierre, B Mellow)

Hayle Estuary RSPB: Little Stint still present also 1 Ruff. (B Mellow, P St Pierre)

Porth Reservoir: 1 Osprey at 06.15am then flew in direction of RAF St Mawgan. (S Grose)

Tregonetha Downs: 2 Cuckoo, 3 Yellowhammer, 1 Reed Bunting, 1 Willow Warbler, 3 Sedge Warbler, 2 Common Whitethroat. (S Grose)

Walmsley Sanctuary: 1 Osprey at 14.45. (J&B Teague) 5 Ruff at Amble Marshes pm (D Julian)

Dinham Flats: 1 Osprey, 2 Curlew Sandpiper, 355 Dunlin, 4 Knot, 14 Grey Plover, 47 Ringed Plover, 34 Whimbrel. (D Julian)

Bartinney: 1 Cuckoo. (B Toms, M Curtis)

Sancreed:  3 Cuckoo, 1 Garden Warbler (D. Flumm)

Windmill Farm: 6 Dunlin, 2 Cuckoo and 1 Grey Plover. (D Wright)

Lanner Green: 1m Blackcap in garden; locally, 1 Whitethroat, 1f Stonechat, 3 Linnet, Fox. (R Hampshire)

Sharp Tor: 3m Redstart, 1+ Cuckoo. (A Blonden)

Porthgwarra: 1m Ring Ouzel at Trevean. (S Rogers)

Trenow Cove: 12 Whimbrel, 24 Turnstone, 10 Dunlin, 2 Comm Sandpiper, 1 Redshank, 1 Bar-tailed Godwit, 3 Ringed Plover. (S Rogers)

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