Saturday 11th April 2015 Cornwall Bird Sightings

Little Ringed Plover, Gwithian (P.Freestone)

St JustAMERICAN HERRING GULL (2w) still in field at Jericho Farm early afternoon. Also Iceland Gull

Nanjizal – HOOPOE (3) at seaward end of Nanjizal Valley near Nanjizal House this morning. Also Ring Ouzel (3)

PolgiggaHOOPOE still this afternoon at Polgigga by cricket pitch

Lands EndHOOPOE south of A30 in field near entrance to complex at 07:30, then at overflow car park at 0845hrs. Also Redstart (fem) briefly. Black Redstart in garden of white house

The LizardHOOPOE in garden at Goonhilly. WRYNECK between Lizard Point and Caerthillian. Also Ring Ouzel and Redstart

St ErthHOOPOE still in garden

GwithianLittle Ringed Plover and Yellow Wagtail (male) still at St Gothian Sands this morning. Also Purple Sandpiper (20) on rocks on beach opposite car park, Willow Warbler and Wheatear (10+)  (Thanks B.Dallas, P.Freestone et al.)

SennenIceland Gull (juv) at Brew this morning

Porthgwarra –  Wheatear, Willow Warbler (3), Chiffchaff, 3 Sand Martin (3) (Thanks D.Flumm)

WadebridgeRuff (2), Willow Warbler (2) singing and Sedge Warbler (2) at Walmsley Sanctuary (Thanks T.Potterton)

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