Saturday 7th April 2012 Cornwall Bird Reports

Wadebridge**BLUE-WINGED TEAL** (fem) still at Walmsley sanctuary this morning. Also ICELAND GULL (1w), Siberian type Chiffchaff, Spotted Redshank, Willow Warbler (heard), Pintail (4), Gadwall (4), Black-tailed Godwit (43) and Bar-tailed Godwit (2), Sparrowhawk (male), Ruff (7+), Sand Martins,  Swallows and House Martins. Med Gull on Camel Estuary. Black Redstart (fem) at Town Quay (Thanks D.Julian, D.Jenkins and C.Selway)

Saltash*LESSER YELLOWLEGS* (1w) still at Kingsmill Lake. Also Greenshank (14, Black-tailed Godwit (9), Bar Tailed Godwit and Teal (19) (Thanks R.McCarthy)

Stithians RING-NECKED DUCK (drk) still on private pond at 0945hrs (Thanks W.Chegwidden). RING-NECKED DUCK (drk) at Stithians reservoir at Watersports end. Whitethroat (2) reported at Stithians Reservoir

St AustellRING-NECKED DUCK (drk) still at Par Beach pool this morning, still present this evening. Bittern in reeds behind island, also still present this evening. Also Willow Warbler and Swallow (Thanks R.Davey, P.Barlow and D.Julian)

St IvesGOSHAWK (ad fem) flew over Buttermilk Hill (Rosewall Hill) towards Zennor this morning being mobbed by Carrion Crows. Also Ring Ouzel (3. 2m+1f) (Thanks V.Stratton and M.Rouncefield)

Goshawk, St Ives, 070412, (V.Stratton)

Ring Ouzel, Rosewall Hill, St Ives (J.Rowe)

The LizardHOOPOE in garden at Kennack Sands (Thanks P.Bunten)

MarazionICELAND GULL (2w) off Trenow Cove this evening

MarazionSand Martin (70), Black-tailed Godwit (2) and Wheatear at Marazion Marsh RSPB (Thanks V.Stratton)

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