Saturday 4th May 2019

Lizard: Red-rumped Swallow over Henry’s Campsite, before drifting off towards the village with House Martins. (P St Pierre)

Feock: Great White Egret flying overhead towards Loe Beach at 10:15. (J Hawkey)

Porthgwarra: Continental Coal Tit at Trevean in NW corner. (M Wallace)

Kuggar: 2 Ring-necked Parakeets (of unknown origin) briefly in a private garden. (M Hardy)

Par, Spit Beach: 7 Eider, 5 Whimbrel, 2 Rock Pipit, 1 Stonechat (male), 2 Whitethroat, 12 Lesser Black Backed Gull, 1 Willow Warbler, 2 Goldcrest, 4 Fulmar, plus numerous Oystercatchers, Herring Gulls, Shag, and Great Black Backed Gulls. (S Wheatley)

Walmsley Sanctuary (Key holders only): Pair Canada Geese with 4 Goslings , 3 pairs of Mallard with 10, 8 and 1 duckling , 1 Wigeon , 8 Dunlin , 1 Ringed Plover , 10 Swift , 15 Swallow, 20 Sand Martin , 90 House Martin. (B Bosisto)

Penzance: Swift over Humphrey Davey statue. (DK Parker)

Carn Brea: Cuckoo present since 2nd May. (S Baillie)

Windmill Farm: 1 Lesser Whitethroat (Grochall gateway), 3 Gadwall (Ruan Pool), 12+ Willow Warbler, 8 Sedge Warbler, 5 Whitethroat, 5 Blackcap, 4 Chiffchaff, 4 Skylark, 4 Swallow, 1 Grasshopper Warbler, 1 Grey Heron. Also 1 Adder, 1 Common Lizard, 1 Common Toad. (G Adams)

Stithians Reservoir: 1 Lesser Whitethroat, 3 Grasshopper Warbler, 4 Sedge Warbler, 1 Garden Warbler, 4 Blackcap, 8 Willow Warbler, 1 pair of Great Crested Grebes at Golden Lion, 4 pairs of Magpies nesting (D Eva)

Hayle Estuary RSPB: 1 Greenshank, 7 Black-tailed Godwit, 1 Bar-tailed Godwit, 14 Whimbrel, 2 Dunlin, 1 Moorhen chick. (R Veal) Also 1 Cormorant, 2 Little Egret, 2 Oystercatcher, 1 Grey Heron on Ryan’s Field. (C Hooper)

Tintagel: 1 Common Sandpiper, 1 Common Tern, from Dunderhole Point. (S Grose)

Gannel Estuary: 10 Whimbrel, 1 Dunlin. (S Rowe)

Towan Head: 3 Purple Sandpiper. (S Rowe)

College Reservoir: 1 Swift, 25+ Swallow, 10+ House Martin, 1+ Sand Martin, 4 Great Crested Grebes, 1 Grey Heron, 1 Kingfisher, 1 Buzzard, 2 Chiffchaff, 3 Blackcap, 1 Green Woodpecker (T Phelps)

Argal Reservoir: 50+ Swallow, c40 House Martin, 5+ Sand Martin, 1 Great Crested Grebe, 1 Buzzard (T Phelps)