Wednesday 6th April 2011 Cornwall Bird Reports

Sennen *GULL-BILLED TERN* over ploughed field by Seaview Holiday park at 1110hrs then flew west towards Lands End, at Trevescan til c1210hrs then flew south, again in field by Seaview Holiday park at 1635hrs then flew south towards Nanjizal Bay. Siberian type Chiffchaff (1+) still at Brew Sewage works

Falmouth PURPLE HERON at College reservoir at North end at 1000hrs flew towards the NE corner, no sign since

Stithians RING-NECKED DUCK (drk) still at Stithians reservoir off Southern causeway

St Austell – Red-throated Diver still at Par on St Andrews Pool at 0845hrs

Drift Whooper Swan (ad) and Greenland White-fronted Goose (1w) still at Drift reservoir this afternoon

Cape CornwallGlaucous Gull (juv) at 1100hrs

Wadebridge Water Pipit (3) still at Treraven Meadows this evening. Spoonbill (3) and Black-Tailed Godwit (106) at Walmsley Sanctuary this morning (Thanks C.Selway)

Delabole Red Kite reported over Delabole Quarry this morning (Per C.Selway)

St IvesPurple Sandpiper (3) by St Ives Island

Portloe Swallow over Portloe at 1300hrs (Thanks J.Dalgleish)

LandreyneWillow Warbler and Blackcap at Coads Green. Also Swallow (3+) over (Thanks P.Mallett)

MarazionSandwich Tern (6) offshore. GN Diver (3) and RT Diver off Long Rock

TreenWhitethroat singing from roadside cover

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