Daily Archives: May 5, 2012

Saturday 5th May 2012 Cornwall Bird Reports

The Lizard – CORNCRAKE (heard), Whimbrel (113), Wheatear (m+f) and Grasshopper Warbler (2 reeling) at The Lizard (Thanks G&L.Carr)

NewquayRedstart and Spotted Flycatcher at Porth Joke today (Thanks T&S Carson)

Gwithian - Wheatear (20+), Whimbrel (8), Dunlin and Common Sandpiper at St Gothian Sands NR this morning. Also Adder near main entrance.

PorthgwarraWhinchat on moor near NCI watchpoint. Also Wheatear (20+) and Whimbrel (4). Also Basking Shark offshore.

NanquidnoWhimbrel (18), Great spotted Woodpecker and Sedge Warbler this morning.

Polzeath – Whimbrel (11) feeding on short turf at Rumps Point this
afternoon (Thanks T.Davies)

StithiansCuckoo heard at Stithians Reservoir yesterday (Thanks T.Chipman)

St JustBasking Shark (2+) off Cape Cornwall this evening (Thanks M.Jones)

LandrakeOsprey flew north over Haylake Farm at 1720hrs