Sunday 22nd April 2012 Cornwall Bird Reports


Grasshopper Warbler, Bolventor (M.Hughes)

StithiansRING-NECKED DUCK (drk) still at south end of reservoir from Carnmenellis Causeway today

Marazion ICELAND GULL (2w) at Great Holgus late evening. Also Whimbrel (70) through this morning. Also Sand Martin (30+) and Swallow (11) (Thanks V.Stratton)

LooeICELAND GULL on beach at Looe Island Nature Reserve today. Also Whimbrel (43) at Hannafore Point (Thanks D.Curtis)

PendeenBalearic Shearwater past Pendeen Watch (0910-1030hrs) Also Manx Shearwater (1,500+)

Falmouth Whimbrel (46) in off the sea at Stack Point at 1145hrs (Thanks J.St Ledger)

WadebridgeHobby over Coronation Park at 1225hrs. Also Spotted Redshank on Camel Estuary (Thanks C.Selway)

TorpointBT Diver (sum plum) off Polhawn at c1030hrs. Common Whitethroats, Sand Martin (2) and Whimbrel (4) at Penlee Point (Thanks C.Hannaford)

The LizardCuckoo and Grasshopper Warbler in trees/bushes near to dragonfly ponds at Windmill Farm NR (Thanks A.Holmes)

BolventorCuckoo and Grasshopper Warbler at Nine Bridges (Thanks M.Hughes)

PorthgwarraPuffin (7) flew past Gwennap Head

St IvesWheatear (3 male) and Whimbrel (8) at Buttermilk Hill (Thanks V.Stratton)


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