Friday 25th March 2011 Cornwall Bird Reports

Callington - *GREAT GREY SHRIKE* still at Kit Hill on south side at c1430hrs

Wadebridge - LESSER SPOTTED WOODPECKER heard calling/drumming at Treraven Meadows at midday. Also Water Pipit and Lesser Redpoll (Thanks D.Julian). probable TUNDRA PEREGRINE, Pink-footed Goose (4), Spoonbill (3), Whooper Swan, Merlin(1w.fem), Ruff (2), Sand Martin (20+) and Willow Warbler at Walmsley Sanctuary  this morning. no sign of Bean Goose (Thanks C.Selway)

Penzance - WAXWING (1w) still at Treneere estate in bushes 30 yards east of subway. ROSE-COLOURED STARLING again in gardens behind 15 Weethes Cottages, viewable from access road.

PorthgwarraHOOPOE on moor near dry pond at 1226hrs. Black Redstart (5) on moor

PolgiggaHOOPOE between Higher and Lower Bosistow farm flew towards Nanjizal

MarazionBittern still at Marazion Marsh RSPB this morning. Black Redstart in private garden at Green Lane West (Thanks J.South)

Lands EndBlack Redstart (2)

Truro Brambling on feeder in private garden at Tresillian this afternoon (Thanks A.Nicholson

St IvesWheatear (2. m+f) and Black Redstart at St Ives Island this morning. Common Scoter offshore (Thanks M.Rouncefield)

St JustSand Martin (10), Black Redstart (2) and Wheatear (5) at Kenidjack

The LizardWillow Warbler (4) at Windmill Farm NR this morning. Black Redstart (4), Wheatear and Green Sandpiper also in afternoon (Windmill Farm NR). Black Redstart (3) at Higher Bochym at 1800hrs (Thanks C.Leemarr)

Falmouth Black Redstart (fem) in private garden again this afternoon (Thanks W.Jones)

no news on Golden Eagle

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