Monthly Archives: April 2017

Sunday 30th April 2017 Cornwall Bird Sightings

RameSerin flew over calling at 1510hrs. Great Northern Diver (2) also

PorthtgwarraWood Warbler in copse by toilet block. Balearic Shearwater and Pom Skua flew past Gwennap Head.

HayleAvocet on Hayle Estuary RSPB. Spoonbill still on Ryans Field

Pendower Great Northern Diver (6) and Black-throated Diver (2) off Pendower Beach

Lands End – Turtle Dove at Lands End (Thanks M.Halliday et al)

MarazionLittle Tern on on Marazion Beach. Garganey on Marazion Marsh RSPB (Thanks K.Richards, M.Halliday and B.Dallas)

St JustLesser Whitethroat at Kenidjack Valley

TrevoseRing Ouzel (male) at Trevose Head

DriftSwift flew over Drift reservoir

AshtonSwift flew over this afternoon

Friday 28th April 2017 Cornwall Bird Sightings

Praa SandsKentish Plover (male) still at Praa Sands at 1215hrs on beach near cafe

MarazionWhimbrel (c60) on Marazion Beach early morning (Thanks B.Dallas)

HayleFulvous Whistling Duck (of unknown origin) on Ryan’s Field this morning (Thanks K.Jarvis)

Fulvous Whistling Duck, Ryan’s Field (K.Jarvis)

Thursday 27th April 2017 Cornwall Bird Sightings

Praa SandsKentish Plover on beach at 1635hrs

ConstantineCattle Egret (2) flew north over at 0800hrs (Thanks J.Chapman)

HayleCattle Egret still on ryans field this evening. Also Little Ringed Plover (2) early morning (Thanks B.Dallas)

PorthgwarraWood Warbler today at Porthgwarra. In bare trees immediately across road from cafe garden @ 13.30. (Thanks G.Clark)

St IvesRing Ouzel still at Buttermilk Hill this afternoon. (Thanks B.Dallas)

Wednesday 26th April 2017 Cornwall Bird Sightings

Bodmin MoorLesser Scaup (ad drk) still ar north end of Siblyback Reservoir

The Lizard Woodchat Shrike flew over Helarcher Farmyard. Wheatear in ploughed field at Ruan Minor (Thanks F.Trewin)

FalmouthGarganey (drk) at north end of Swanpool

WadebridgeGarganey (drk) still at Walmsley Sanctuary

RoseworthyIceland Gull following plough in fields by old A30 this afternoon

Four BurrowsReed Bunting by the A30 at Four Burrows today (Thanks R.Andrew)