Tuesday 05 March 2013

Treen Common: 4 Yellowhammer, c40 Reed Bunting, 8 Greenfinch, c15 Skylark, 6 Raven, 2 Mallard, 1 Kestrel and 5 Redwing. (D Parker)

Marazion Marsh RSPB:  5 Mute Swan (including 1 immature),  2 Greylag, 2 Canada Geese, 2 hybrid geese, 5 Mallard, 24 Teal, 2 Gadwall, 1 Bittern, 1 Little Egret, 13 Grey Heron, 2 Little Grebe, 16 Moorhen, 1 Water Rail, 7 Snipe, 1 Oystercatcher, 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker, 20 Redwing, 1 Goldcrest, 2 Firecrest, 4 Chiffchaff and 2 Cetti’s Warbler. (D Parker & P Fraser)

Marazion: 69 Sanderling on the beach and 16 Curlew over. (D Parker) also 2 Dark-bellied brent Geese still and c50 Black-headed Gull, with Fulmar and Great Northern Diver offshore. Green Woodpecker at Rosemount. (P Fraser)

Chyandour, Penzance: Ad drake Eider and female Common Scoter offshore; Scandinavian Rock Pipit (bird of 25th Feb) with 4 Rock Pipits on beach boulders. (D Flumm)

Drift Reservoir (members only): 103 Canada Geese, 1 Greylag, 3 hybrid geese, 51 Mallard, 4 Call Duck, 2 Cormorant, 1 Great Crested Grebe and 1 adult summer Med Gull. (D Parker & C Moore)

St Austell: Solitary Redwing in old cemetery St Austell town centre 09:40. (D Hastilow)

Falmouth, Pendennis Point: 1 Great Northern Diver, 1 Kestrel and 1 Peregrine Falcon which flew over the Point towards St Mawes. (J St Ledger)

Falmouth, Gyllyngvase: 7 Ringed Plover and 9 Oystercatcher. (J St Ledger)

Truro: Greenshank on the mud bank next to Tesco. (R Farnes)

Greenshank 5213 R Farnes

Menoa: Siberian Chiffchaff at sewer outlet side of river at menoa. (P Barlow)

Truro: 1 f Brambling in a private garden this morning. (D Jenkins)

Siblyback Lake: Drake Lesser Scaup still in the north east arm at 17:00.