Tuesday 5th April 2016 Cornwall Bird Sightings

Perranuthnoe – Hudsonian Whimbrel (1w) still on west side of Boat Cove. Park in Perranuthnoe & take coastal path west. Also Whimbrel

The LizardWoodchat Shrike still at Windmill Farm at 0750hrs tho mobile

Sancreed Hoopoe this evening at Grumbla. Approx 50m west of ‘Grumbla Cottage’ in churned up horse paddock annex and south of the road. Later in field north of the road and still present at 1830hrs (Thanks D.Flumm)

Hoopoe, Sancreed (D.Flumm)

Hayle – Ring-billed Gull (2w) still at Hayle Estuary at 15:15 from B3301 causeway. Also Spoonbill still

StithiansSlav Grebe still at Stithians reservoir at southern end at midday

Land’s End – Whooper Swan still in field east of Trevilley Farm

Sennen – Iceland Gull west of A30 in field opposite Sennen Quarry this afternoon

Porthgwarra Green Sandpiper flew NE over valley this morning

RockHouse Martin (3) at Porthilly beach. Also Sand Martins at 0900hrs (Thanks S.Grose)

PorthreathSwallow over Gwel-an-Mor (Thanks K.Feely)

No sign of Snowy Owl by Boscean Country Hotel but Iceland Gull in St Just along Cape Cornwall Street

Snowy Owl, St Just, 04.04.16 (M.Halliday)

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