Wednesday 16th April 2014 Cornwall Bird Sightings

Gillan GLOSSY IBIS still at Gillan Creek

TorpointOsprey at Freathy flew in off sea at 1030hrs then flew north

River Fal - Osprey in upper reaches of River Fal from AK Wildlife Cruises trip (Thanks Billy B)

PenrynRed Kite flew high over Treliever area at 1100hrs.  Greenshank (2) and Common Sandpiper at Gorrangorras  (Thanks D.Chaney)

NewquayRed Kite flew over Newquay football club this morning. Also Swallows mobbing Sparrowhawk (male) (Thanks S.Grose). Common Sandpiper (4) and Great Crested Grebe (4) at Porth Reservoir (Thanks D.Mays)

St IvesRing Ouzel (5 male) at Buttermilk Hill, 3 on Towednack side of hill and 2 on Trevalgan side off hill. Also Wheatear (35+. 31m+4 f), Linnet (40+), Sparrowhawk (fem),  Buzzard (6), Raven (2) and Swallow (6) (Thanks V.Stratton)

FalmouthWhitethroat at Swanpool Point (Thanks D.Chaney)

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