Sunday 26 February 2012

Marazion Marsh RSPB: 1 Little Egret, 7 Grey Heron, 2 Cormorant, 6 Mute Swan, 2 Shelduck, 2 hybrid geese, 21 Teal, 7 Mallard, 18 Moorhen, 1 Water Rail, 2 Snipe, 2 Reed Bunting, 1 Stonechat, 5 Chiffchaff and 3 Cetti’s Warbler. Also 3 Great Northern Diver, 1 Black-throated Diver, 2 f Eider and 4 Slav Grebes offshore. (D Parker & C Barnard)

Newlyn: Ad Glaucous Gull still in the harbour. (L Proctor & S Williams)

Glaucous Gull, Sam Williams, more photos here.

Penzance, Jubilee Pool: 1W drake Surf Scoter and Slav Grebe offshore. (L Proctor)

Penzance, Eastern Green: 5 Great Northern Diver, 1 Black-throated Diver, 4 Slav Grebe, 1 Great Crested Grebe, 2 Eider, 1 Long-tailed Duck, 2 Common Scoter and 1W drake Surf Scoter. (L Proctor, C Barnard, V Stratton, B Dodd & D King)

Marazion, Chymorvah: 1 m Black Redstart. (C Barnard)

Perranuthnoe: 10 Black-throated Diver. (C Barnard)

Hayle Estuary RSPB: 1 adult Yellow-legged Gull. (D Eva)

Gwithian: 1 Great Northern Diver and 2 Red-throated Divers on the sea. (D Eva)

Stithians Reservoir:3 Goosander 1m 2f, 5 Goldeneye (distant) and 1 Great Crested Grebe. (W Chegwidden)

St Gothian Sands LNR: Iceland Gull (2w) 14:30 – 15:15, 4 Mute Swan, 1 Little Grebe, 8 Canada Goose, 1 Greylag Goose, 1 hybrid goose, 25 Common Teal, 7 Mallard, 2 Shelduck, 14 Tufted Duck, 38 Pochard, 1 Moorhen, 130+ Golden Plover over and 1 Stonechat. Curlew 35+ on fields inland of reserve. (T Twiggs)

 

Gwithian Sewage Works: 4+ Chiffchaff, 1 Siberian Chiffchaff, 1 Goldcrest and 1 Grey Wagtail. (T Twiggs)

College Reservoir: 1 Bittern. (I Maclean)

Helston Sewage Works: 2 Siberian Chiffchaffs. (I Maclean)

Helston: Loe Pool: 1 Bufflehead still, 1 Bittern, 1 Cetti’s Warbler. (I Maclean)

Penzance: 1 ad Glaucous Gull. (I Maclean)

Marazion: Water Pipit still around Red River. (S Williams)

Water Pipit, Sam Williams, more photos here.

Falmouth, Castle Point: 2 Purple Sandpiper, 2 Whimbrel, 2 Raven, 4 Linnet and 1 Stonechat. (J St Ledger)

Par: Ad drake Ring-necked Duck still on Par Beach Pool.

Gannel Estuary: 3W Iceland Gull again.