Saturday 14 January 2012

Late News 11/01 Porth Reservoir: 2 Great Crested Grebe and a Kingfisher.

Chapel Amble: Glossy Ibis showing well in field opposite village car park, still present at 16:00. (C Selway, J Turner & D Parker)

Video by D Julian.

Walmsley Sanctuary (CBWPS Members Only):1 Barn 0wl, 1 Sparrowhawk, 1 Kestrel, 1 Merlin, 66 Black-tailed Godwit, 4 Greenshank, 2 Green Sandpiper, 2 Snipe, 61 Lapwing, 130+ Curlew, 1 Water Rail, 6 Tufted Duck, 4 Coot, 120 Wigeon, 180 Teal, 11 Shoveler, 6 Pintail, 3 Gadwall, 4 Little Egret, 5 Stock Dove and 1 Chiffchaff. Glossy Ibis flew in to roost at 16:45. (C Selway, R Treeby & D Parker)

Barn Owl, Colin Selway.

Sancreed: Little Egret in field with cattle and adult Med Gull. (D Flumm)

Helston Loe Pool: Female type Bufflehead still, also Little Gull. (I Maclean)

Loe Bar: 1 Red-throated Diver and 1 Black-throated Diver offshore. (I Maclean)

Carminowe: 2 Firecrests. (I Maclean)

Lizard Point: 3-4 Lapland Buntings in stubble fields. (I Maclean)

Lizard, Kynance Road: 1 Marsh Harrier. (I Maclean)

Penryn Estuary: 1+ Med Gull 3+ Greenshank, 10 Turnstone, 15 Redshank, 1 Little Egret and 40+ Curlew coming in to roost and 6 feeding on the mud. (L Sampson)

Par: Yellow-browed Warbler and Firecrest at St Andrew’s Pool, the drake Ring-necked Duck on Par Beach Pool and a Dark-bellied Brent Goose on the beach. (D Julian)

Harlyn Bay: 3 Red-throated Divers. (R Treeby)

Truro: Female Black Redstart in a private garden. (B Mellow)

Carnon Downs sewage works: 1 Yellow-browed Warbler and 3 Siberian Chiffchaffs.

Nanquidno: 3 Woodlarks at Little Hendra, in the first field inland from the hay bales.

Carbis Bay: 2W Iceland Gull still.

Penzance, Eastern Green: 1W drake Surf Scoter and 1 Long-tailed Duck still.