Tuesday 15th April 2014 Cornwall Bird Sightings

Bude – GREEN-WINGED TEAL (drk) still at Maer Lake at 1300hrs

St IvesIceland Gull (1st win) flew east past Porthminster at 1230hrs (Thanks D H Payne). Wheatear (19), Swallow (4), Common Buzzard (4) and Raven (pr) displaying at Buttermilk Hill. Wheatear (17) in horse fields at Trevalgan Hill. Wheatear (14) and Swallow (12) at Trevail Valley. Wheatear (6) at Wicca Valley (Thanks V.Stratton)

Marazion – Surf Scoter (1w drk) still off Long Rock car park. Also GN Diver (1+)

PadstowRed Kite flew west from Stepper point this morning (Thanks D.Julian)

NewquayRed Kite flew over Newquay boating lake being mobbed by Herring Gulls. (Thanks S.Grose). Grasshopper Warbler at Polly Joke (Thanks D.Mays)

Boscastle - Red Kite over meadow at Beeny at 1230hrs then drifted North (Thanks G.Sabran)

Falmouth - Black Guillemot still off Gyllingvase Beach

TruroSiskin (male with fledgling) at Treliske Hospital (Thanks A.Mason)

Hayle - Common Sandpiper and Grey Plover on Ryan’s Field this afternoon. House Martin flew over (Thanks P.Jeggo)

PastowWheatear at Chapel Stile Field at 1635hrs (Thanks S.Lilley)

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