Tuesday 30th March 2021

Late news, 29/3, Trevose Head: 6 Swallows, c12 Linnets, c20 Herring Gulls, 5 Black backed Gulls, 3 Kestrels, c12 Skylark, c50 Pigeons (not sure if wild or kept) c20 Jackdaws, 1 Cormorant/Shag, 2 Carrion Crow, 2 Rock Pipit, 1 Stonechat, 1 Dunnock (J Goodair)

Late news, 29/3, Edge of Mount Village: c6 Jackdaw, 3 Robin, 2 Blackbird, 4 Siskin, 6 Collard Doves, 4 Wood Pigeon, 2 Nuthatch, 1 Great spotted Woodpecker (drilling into trees), 9 Yellow Hammers, 4 Chaffinch, c.14 House Sparrows, 2 Rook, 4 Blue Tit, 3 Great Tit, 1 Dunnock, 2 Siskin, 1 Marsh Tit (J Goodair)

Newlyn Harbour: 1w American Herring Gull still. (L Proctor et al)

American Herring Gull, Stevan Windle

American Herring Gull, Stevan Windle

Trevilley: 1 Little Bunting still. (P St Pierre, M Elliot, R Veal)

Dozmary Pool: 4 Ring-necked Duck, 2 Scaup, 1 Goldeneye. (P Freestone) Also 1 Swallow. (J Overfield) Also 170+ Golden Plover. (P Aley)

Stithians: 1 Pink-footed Goose, 1 possible Greylag Goose, 2 Swallow, 4 Great Crested Grebe, 1 Jay. (W Chegwidden)

Carn Kenidjack: Ring Ouzel (male) on carn until getting harassed by local Carrion crows and flying on to heath. Also Swallow and c20 Golden Plover (all going northeast) (P Clarke)

Porthgwarra: 16 Puffin, c1000 Auk sp., 1 Red-throated Diver, c500 Manx Shearwater, 1 Sand Martin. (D Flumm) Also 2cy m Wheatear, 5 Sand Martin, c20 Golden Plover at Trevean. (R Veal)

Buttermilk Hill: 1 Ring Ouzel, 2 Wheatear, 24 Linnet, 12 Meadow Pipit, 4 Dunnock, 2 (m,f) Stonechat, 1f Black Redstart, 8 Wren (P. Nason)

Ring Ouzel, Peter Nason

Eastern flanks of Rosewall Hill: 1 Peregrine, 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker, 2 Willow Warbler, 9 Chiffchaff, 4 Chaffinch, 1 Greenfinch, 2 Common Buzzard (P. Nason)

Land’s End: 2 (m&f) Ring Ouzel, several Fieldfare, 1 Wheatear, 1 Willow Warbler. (R Stone) 1 Willow Warbler, 6 Chiffchaff around Swingates. (J Hawkey) 2 Willow Warbler, 2 Wheatear this evening. (S Rogers)

Gerrans Bay: 1 Black-throated Diver, 1 Great Northern Diver, 40 Common Gull, 6 Shelduck (D Eva)

Marazion: 25 Sandwich Tern offshore, 150+ Common Gull. (P Fraser) Also 3 Sand Martin, 1s Med Gull. (P Aley)

Kingsmill lake: 12 Greenshank, 2 Redshank, 3 Grey Heron, 4 Little Egret, 12 Shelduck, & 5 Teal (P Kemp)

Nanjizal: 4 Willow Warbler, 3 Blackcap, 11+ Chiffchaff, 2 Swallow, 6+ Sand Martin, 2 Siskin. (K Wilson)

Little Treleaver: 1 Willow Warbler. (J Foster)

Foxhole: 12 Chiffchaff, 1 Willow Warbler, 1 Merlin, 3 Swallow. (B Bosisto)

Trevose: 10 Chiffchaff, 1 Willow Warbler, 8 Sand Martin, 5 Swallow, 1 Merlin. (R Wilkins) Also 2 Wheatear, 2 White Wagtail, 1 Swallow this evening. (R Augarde)

Bude Marshes: 1 Willow Warbler. (T Potterton)

St Dennis: 1 Willow Warbler, 7 Sand Martin. (P Ash)

Jubilee Pool, Penzance: 12+ Sanderling, 19+ Purple Sandpipers. (D Sharp) Also 1 Rock Pipit. (M Webb)

Rock Pipit, Martin Webb

Hayle Estuary RSPB: Chiffchaff singing, Iceland Gull, Black-tailed Godwit, Bar-tailed Godwit, 16+ Redshank and 1 Comma Butterfly. (D Sharp) Also 2 Sandwich Tern in the harbour this evening. (M James)

Sandwich Tern, Mark James

Gwithian: 3 Shoveler, ad Glaucous Gull, 7 Little Grebe, 6 Coot, 8+ Tufted Duck, 1 Wheatear. (D Sharp) Also 12+ Sand Martin, 1 Swallow. (P Aley)

Wheatear, Deena Sharp

Glaucous Gull, Deena Sharp

Torpoint: sum plum Black-necked Grebe, 1 Sandwich Tern. (D Julian)

Newquay, Towan Head: 16 Purple Sandpiper, 6 Turnstone on little fistral rocks. (M Lammas)

Woon Gumpus: c60 Golden Plover over at about 9.30am. (T Mills)

Botallack Common: 3 Raven, 1 m Sparrowhawk, 1 m Kestrel and 1 Buzzard. (T Mills)

Dobwalls: 1 male Blackcap and 1 male Orange Tip butterfly in the garden (C&J Duffy)

Higher Larrick: 1 Swallow, a pair of Siskins, 4 Buzzard, Blue, Great, Coal and Willow Tits, 2 pairs Robin, blackbirds, pair Greenfinch, several Goldfinch, Great Spotted Woodpecker, House Sparrow, pair Dunnock, Nuthatch. Also Orange Tip, Yellow Brimstone. (L Whitley)

Crows Nest: 1 Albino Jackdaw reported, Rookery with 5 nests, 2 Jay, 2 Buzzard, 1 Sparrowhawk,1 Green Woodpecker, 3 Grey Wagtail, 1 Chiffchaff, 3 Goldfinch, Greenfinch, Chaffinch, Blue Tit, Coal Tit, Robin. Also 1 Brimstone, 1 Red Admiral, 1 Small Tortoiseshell. (M & R Frost)

Higher Tremar: 3 Buzzard, 1 Sparrowhawk, 2 Blue Tit, 1 Chiffchaff. (M & R Frost)

St Cleer: Rookery with 30+ nests, 1 Greenfinch, 3 Goldfinch (M & R Frost)

St Day: 1 Red Kite. (P Smale)

Rame: 1 Swallow. (L Courtnell)

Rejerrah: 1 Barn Owl (N Long)

Penkestle marsh: 1 Buzzard, 3 Blackbird, 2 Bluetit, 4 Magpie (1 with nesting material), 2 Coal tit, 3 Robin, 1 Chiffchaff, 1 Dunnock, c10 Crows, 2 Stonechat, 1 Reed bunting, 1 Wren, 4 Jackdaw, 2 Wood Pigeon (J Goodair)

Par Beach: 1 Song Thrush, 1 Greenfinch. (C Hooper)

Greenfinch, C Hooper

Song Thrush, C Hooper

St Agnes: 2 Black Redstart.

Tregonebris: 1 Cattle Egret still.

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