Tuesday 3rd May 2011 Cornwall Bird Reports

Hayle – *AMERICAN GOLDEN PLOVER* still this morning on Ryan’ Field then flew to estuary showing opposite jet wash this afternoon tho distant. Also *BONAPARTE’S GULL* still in main channel and Curlew Sandpiper still.

Sennen*GREAT-WHITE EGRET* flew in off sea at 09:00hrs then flew east.

Wadebridge – probable ‘Tundra’ Peregrine still at Walmlsey Sanctuary. Also Wood Sandpiper, Garganey, Little Ringed Plover and Spotted Redshank. Curlew Sandpiper and Whimbrel (80+) at Dinham Flats this afternoon (Thanks C.Selway)

PenzancePurple Sandpiper (31) still on rocks at Jubilee Pool.

St Ives Cuckoo along St Ives coastal path today (Thanks L.Williams)

SennenTurtle Dove (2) at Mayon Farm (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

St MellionSwift flew over A388 at 0845hrs (Thanks P.Mallett)

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