Friday 13th March 209 Cornwall Bird reports

Spring Migrants – Plenty of Sand Martins back todays with single figures at Drift, Stithians, Marazion, Sennen, Polgigga and Gwithian. A Wheatear was at Marazion Marsh RSPB.

St Ives **SNOWY OWL** still SE of Zennor at Sperris Quoit this morning.

Hayle*CATTLE EGRET* (9) still in main channel on Estuary, viewed from causeway bridge this afternoon.

HelstonRING-BILLED GULL (1st yr) still at Helston Boating Lake

Penzance – Glaucous and Iceland Gull (both 1st yr) still in Newlyn Harbour. Black-necked grebe still at Sandy Cove and Purple Sandpiper (11) on Battery Rocks (Thanks G.Hobin)

St AustellManx Shearwater (2) flew past Gorran Haven this morning. Also Yellow-legged Gull and Common Scoter. Nearby, Marsh Harrier and Goosander (fem) at Par Beach (Thanks D.Payne)

GwithianRing Ouzel (male) still at St Gothian Sands NR today on grass bank, left of track from main entrance gate.

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