Saturday 03 March 2012

Marazion Marsh RSPB: 1 Bittern (opp Cheshire Homes), 1 Little Egret, 11 Grey Heron, 1 Cormorant, 6 Mute Swan, 3 Greylag, 15 Teal, 2 Mallard, 1 Coot, 11 Moorhen, 2 Snipe, 1 Chiffchaff and 1 Cetti’s Warbler. (D Parker)

Polperro: 2 Firecrests in Talland Bay. (P Anderson)

Hayle Estuary RSPB: 2W Glaucous Gull, ad Yellow-legged Gull and 10 (3ad, 2 2w & 5 1W) Med Gull. (J Chapple, L Williams & P Fraser)

College Reservoir: 1 Bittern, 7 Goldeneye, 10 Teal, 26 Tufted Duck, 1 Great Crested Grebe, 1 Little Grebe and 17 Coot. (D Eva)

Helston: Loe Pool: 1 Bufflehead still. Also 6 (2 m, 4 redhead) Goosander, 2 (m & f) Goldeneye, 8 Great Crested Grebe and 25 Pochard. (C Barnard)

Helston Sewage Works: 1 Firecrest, 6 Chiffchaff. (C Barnard)

Walmsley Sanctuary (CBWPS Members Only):1 Ruff, 1 Bar-headed Goose, 1 female Pochard, 6 Tufted Duck, 12 Pintail, 22 Shoveler, 10 Gadwall, 82 Wigeon, 1 Shelduck, 31 Teal, 9 Lapwing, 2 Stock Dove and 1 Water Rail. (C Selway)

 

Saltash: Lesser Whitethroat, possibly of one of the eastern races, in a private garden. (G Lewis)

Penzance: Black Redstart on Tolcarne Beach and Long-tailed Duck and 2 Great Northern Divers off Jubilee Pool.

Newlyn: Ad Glaucous Gull still in the harbour, plus a Black Redstart.

Kingsmill Lake: Lesser Yellowlegs viewable from Moditonham Quay at 16:50.