Friday 3rd May 2013 Cornwall Bird Sightings

Marazion**LESSER YELLOWLEGS** at Marazion Marsh RSPB viewable from road this morning. MANDARIN (2 male) flew from a ditch. (Thanks D.Mays and M Jasper) Also Jack Snipe and Wheatear (3). GN Diver offshore. GN Diver off Long Rock

Lesser Yellowlegs, Marazion, D.Mays

Stithians - Cuckoo, Grasshopper Warbler, Whitethroat (4), Sedge Warbler (8+), Wheatear and Great Crested Grebe (6) at Stithians reservoir (Thanks J.St Ledger)

Truro – Swift (3) over Tesco this morning

St MabynRed Kite drifted north over between Sladesbridge and St Mabyn at 1340hrs (P Floyd-Spong)

FalmouthBT Diver (sum plum) flew west past Pendennis this afternoon. Whimbrel (3) flew into the Carrick Roads (Thanks D.Chaney)

SancreedWhimbrel (150) and Wheatear (2) (Thanks D.Flumm)

PendeenCuckoo calling at stream running down to Enys Zawn at 1500hrs (Thanks D.Webb)

PerranporthWhitethroat (3) at Penhale Dunes. Also Swallow (15+) (Thanks P.Fenn)

NewquayWhimbrel (15) at Polly Joke beach this evening (Thanks P.Fenn)

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