Tuesday 21 February 2012

Marazion Marsh RSPB: 1 Little Egret, 6 Grey Heron, 1 Cormorant, 6 Mute Swan, 13 Teal, 2 Mallard, 11 Moorhen, 1 Little Grebe, 2 Snipe, 1 Chiffchaff and 1 Cetti’s Warbler. (D Parker)

Par: Ad drake Ring-necked Duck still on Par Beach Pool and 1W drake Eider and Whimbrel on Par Sands. (D Julian) Also on Par Beach Pool were 1 Bittern, 1 Shelduck, 6+ Tufted Duck a 4 Goosander including a drake. (St Austell Baywatch)

Land’s End: Shag and Fulmars on breeding ledges below the hotel. (B Dodd)

River Lynher: Spoonbill still off Shillingham Point, view from Churchtown NR, Saltash. (M Beer)

St Jidgey: 2800+ Black-headed Gull, all settled in grass field next to A39 at West Park Farm. (C Selway)

Newquay: 1W drake Lesser Scaup on Trenance boating lake still.

Lesser Scaup, Brian Field & Richard Menari.

Newlyn: Ad Glaucous Gull still in harbour.

Longrock: 1W drake Surf Scoter, but distant, also 2 Great Northern Divers.

Helston, Loe Pool: Bufflehead still.