Thursday 27 December 2012

Marazion Marsh RSPB: 3 ad Mute Swan, 30 Mallard, 43 Teal, 2 Little Grebe, 5 Grey Heron, 14 Moorhen, 1 Coot, 8 Snipe, 1 Raven and 1 Stonechat. (D Parker) Bittern reported again.

Helston sewerage works: 30 Chiffchaff, 1 Siberian Chiffchaff, 2 Firecrest (one with only 1 foot) and 2 Goldcrest. (D Wright)

Newlyn: Guillemot between lifeboat station & harbour. (S Maycock)

Men-an-Tol: 1 female Merlin, 3 Short-eared Owls and 100 Fieldfare. (D Eva)

Godrevy: 1 Chough. (A Chard)

Newlyn: Black-necked Grebe, 2 Great Northern Diver, 1 male Black Redstart and 7 Turnstone in the harbour. Grey Wagtail at the river mouth, plus Black Redstart, Grey Wagtail, 2 Bullfinches and Goldcrest at Sandy Cove and 2 Bullfinches at Newlyn end of Creeping Lane. (T Mills & P Semmens)

Falmouth, Pendennis Point: 6 Purple Sandpiper. (J St Ledger)

Falmouth, Gyllyngvase Beach: 9 Ringed Plover, 7 Turnstone. (J St Ledger)

Par: Drake Ring-necked Duck on Par beach pool still.

Looe: Near Adult Glaucous Gull still, on the roof of the fish quay.

Hayle Estuary RSPB: Slavonian Grebe still on Carnsew Pool.

Padstow: Black-necked Grebe in the outer harbour.

St John’s Lake: Drake Green-winged Teal 500m south of the ford with c80 Teal.

Carbis Bay: 4 Balearic Shearwaters, 1 Great Skua and 7 Great Northern Divers.