Monday 12th April 2021

Newlyn: 1st-winter American Herring Gull still showing well on beach near south pier. (J Miller)

Goonhilly Downs: 1 Osprey, 1 Kestrel, 9 Chiffchaff, 3 Willow Warbler, 3 Swallow, 1 Little Egret, 1 Stonechat, 6 Goldfinch, 6 Meadow Pipit, 4 Long-tailed Tit, 4 Blue Tit, 2 Great Tit, 2 Blackbird, 8 Carrion Crow, 2 Robin, 2 Dunnock, 2 Collard Dove, 2 Wood Pigeon, 4 Buzzard, 2 Skylark, 4 Magpie, 2 House Sparrow, 1 Wren. (I Grant & F Were)

Tregoose near Stithney : Hoopoe still present in a yard at the top of the hill with a white gate. (V Wiltshire, M Broadbent et al)

Helston Boating Lake: 1m Ferruginous Duck (escapee), Black Swan. (M Broadbent)

Loe Pool: 2 Swallow, 14 Tufted Duck, 4 Lesser Black-backed Gull, Cettis Warbler, c.15 Chiffchaff, Mallard with 12 ducklings, 3 Little Grebe, 5 Great Crested Grebe. (M Broadbent)

Pendeen Watch: Hooded Crow with a flock of 30 Carrion Crow, the flock appeared to arrive from the NE before heading west on reaching the cliff edge. (S Colenutt)

Hayle Estuary: juv Iceland Gull, 2f Goosander. (S Rowe) Also, 3 Grey Plover, 1 Greenshank, 24 Shelduck & 4 Wigeon. (J Hawkey)

Rosewall Hill, St Ives: fem-type Ring Ouzel, 6 (3 ad m, 3 1s m) Wheatear, 25 Golden Plover. (R Veal)

Redruth: Hobby over this afternoon flew toward Carn Brea (J Evans)

Perranarworthal: 1 Osprey over this morning. (S Bearhop)

Devoran: 2 Little Ringed Plover and 3 Common Ringed Plover. (S Bearhop)

Point/ Restronguet Creek: 6 Whimbrel, 7 pairs Grey Heron and 4 pairs Little Egret in the heronry. (D Eva)

Mevagissey: 1 juv Glaucous Gull in Harbour and 1 Purple Sandpiper just outside harbour. (R Kirkwood)

Glaucous Gull – Rubert Kirkwood

Purple Sandpiper – Rupert Kirkwood

Pentewan: 10 Sandwich Tern on the beach. (R Kirkwood)

Sandwich Tern – Rupert Kirkwood

Gannel Estuary, Newquay: 4 Common Ringed Plover and 1 summer plumage Dunlin. (M Lammas)

Davidstow Airfield: 10 Wheatear (B Craven)

Crowdy Reservoir: 1 White-fronted Goose, Cuckoo, 3 GC Grebe. (B Craven)

Siblyback Reservoir: 2m+2f Ring-necked Duck still this morning.

Downderry: 2 Brent Geese, 5 Common Scoter, 140 Gannet, 1 Kittiwake, 9 Great Northern Diver and 9 Sandwich Tern noted before 0800. (A Payne)

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