Thursday 7th April 2011 Cornwall Bird Reports

Sennen*GULL-BILLED TERN* (ad) at 1443hrs over ploughed field SE of Trevilley farm, still at 1720hrs, disappeared several times throughout the afternoon but returning to same field eventually. Park only in B3315 layby and follow footpath south to farm then take footpath left (Thanks J.Swann, S.Williams et al) Siberian type Chiffchaff (1+) still at Brew Sewage Works, probable Siberian type Chiffchaff at Trevorian pool. Marsh Harrier over Trevilley farm at 1215hrs

More of Sam’s Images HERE

FalmouthPURPLE HERON again at College reservoir at 1425hrs. Also Garganey (2, m+f) (Thanks J. St Ledger)

The LizardBEE-EATER at Kynance cove in valley above cafe early afternoon. Wood Warbler at Lizard village

Penzance ROSE-COLOURED STARLING (1w.male) still around Weethes Cottages. view from lane behind Alphington House Registry office. Respect residents privacy.

HelstonHOOPOE at Manaccan feeding on lawn beside road at Tregonwell Farm at 1000hrs (Thanks N.Bourdeaux)

Drift – Whooper Swan (ad) still at Drift reservoir

Portloe Swallow (3) over Portloe this morning (Thanks J.Dalgeish)

St AustellPied Flycatcher (male) by road near Burngullow farm. RT Diver still at St Andrews pool at 1600hrs

MarazionBlue-headed Wagtail (male) at Marazion Marsh RSPB early morning

WadebridgeIceland Gull (ad) and Spoonbill at Walmsley Sanctuary this morning. Water Pipit (2) at Treraven Meadows. Also White Wagtail (2)

St Newlyn EastSwallow (2) over (Thanks M.Whittaker)

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