Sunday 24th April 2016 Cornwall Bird Sightings

Marazion – Kentish Plover (2, m+f) still on beach opposite Marazion Marsh RSPB at 0700hrs. Garganey (drk) still at Marazion Marsh RSPB this morning. Also Hen Harrier and Siberian Chiffchaff

The LizardHoopoe (1+) at Windmill Farm, 1 close to cowshed and possibly a different bird near Ruan Pool

St Ives Ring Ouzel at Rosewall Hill at summit briefly at 1100hrs, (2) present at Buttermilk Hill this afternoon

CoverackRing Ouzel at Beagles Point

PenzanceSandwich Tern (7) feeding just off Penzance railway station at 1151hrs (Thanks S.Grose)

St JustWhitethroat (2), Chiffchaff (7) and House Martin (9) at Cot valley between 08.00-10.00hrs (Thanks S.Grose)

HelstonWhooper Swan still at boating lake.

BudeWhinchat (male) at Maer Lake (cbwps)

HayleSpoonbill (imm) still on estuary. Also Whimbrel (8) at Copperhouse Creek at 1800hrs (Thanks J.Eaton)

WadebridgeSwift (2) flew over (Thanks D.Julian)

DriftMandarin (drk) still at reservoir

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