Tuesday 31st March 2009 Cornwall Bird Reports

Hayle*CATTLE EGRET* (9) again this morning on Estuary then flew west and landed in field near Pub.

Sennen*CATTLE EGRET* (6) in cattle field opposite Skewjack Farm this afternoon. Garganey on Brew Pool briefly this afternoon.

St Just*ALPINE SWIFT* at St Just still at 14.35hrs, tho mobile. View from A3071 by Cape Building Supplies.

HelfordOsprey today on Helford River (Thanks M.Rule)

ZennorShort-eared Owl at Zennor at 19.30hrs.

Porthgwarra Puffin (64), Med gull, GN Diver and Manx Shearwater (120) past Gwennap Head in two hours this morning.

Drift Pink-footed Goose (2) still on reservoir this morning. Also, Swallow (2) and Sand Martin (33). (Thanks D.Flumm) Iceland Gull on reservoir this afternoon.

MarazionSwallow (10), Sand Martin (4), Wheatear, Merlin, Willow Warbler (3) and Chiffchaff (4) at Marazion Marsh RSPB. Also Sandwich Tern (3) and Common Scoter (2) in Mounts Bay. (Thanks D.Flumm)

GwithianHouse Martin (40+) reported at St Gothian Sands NR over main pool this afternoon (Thanks C.Yates)

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