Tuesday 31 January 2012

Marazion Marsh RSPB: 1 Bittern, 7 Grey Heron, 1 Cormorant, 6 Mute Swan, 15 Teal, 4 Mallard, 2 Shoveler, 1 Wigeon, 1 Coot, 19 Moorhen, 1 Little Grebe, 1 Water Rail, 2 Buzzard, 6 Snipe, 7 Chiffchaff and 1 Cetti’s Warbler. Also 11 Turnstone, 21 Sanderling and 2 Dunlin on the beach. (D Parker)

Marazion: Water Pipit still at Red River mouth, plus 3 Rock Pipit, 2 Meadow Pipit and 1 Grey Wagtail. (D Parker)

Drift Reservoir: (CBWPS members only): 33 Mute Swan, 105 Canada Geese, 2 Greylag, 9 hybrid geese, 57 Tufted Duck, 1 Goldeneye, 12 Wigeon, 93 Mallard and 13 Teal. (D Parker)

Penzance: 6 Purple Sandpipers and 3 Turnstones on the beach between the harbour and Jubilee Pool. (D Parker)

Sithney, Helston: c350 Golden Plover and c70 Lapwing over and around Antron Farm. (G Adams)

Saltash: 2 f Brambling with finch flock at Churchtown Farm Reserve. (G Lewis)

Treraven Meadows: 20+ Meadow Pipit, 1 Kingfisher, 26 Pied Wagtail, 2 Grey Wagtail, 2 Green Sandpiper, 8 Curlew, 1 Common Shelduck, 31 Wigeon, 70+ Teal, 2 Marsh Tit, 1 Jay, 2 Goldcrest and 60+ Redwing. (C Selway)

Wadebridge:Black Redstart still at Glen Road this morning. (C Selway)

Carbis Bay: 2 Great Northern Diver, 1 Red-throated Diver and 1 Adult Med Gull, plus 1 Goldcrest in grounds of Hotel. (B Toms)

Porthleven: Juv Iceland Gull over the harbour mouth at 10:00. Also 2 Swallows over at 16:00.

Helston Loe Pool: Female type Bufflehead still.

Helston: Swallow still at the sewage works.

Chapel Amble: Glossy Ibis showing well in field opposite village car park.