Thursday 07 March 2013

Late News 06/02 Gunwalloe Church Cove: 1 Wheatear (female), 2 Reed Bunting, 20+ Linnet, 1 Grey Wagtail, 4+ Stonechat, 2 Raven and a Jack Snipe. (J St Ledger)

Late News 06/02 Rosenannon Downs: 26 Lapland Buntings still. (C Selway)

Late News 06/02 Lizard Point: 12+ Chiffchaffs all with pollen, few extra Stonechat and Black Redstart with a few Meadow Pipits and Pied Wagtails over high. (T Blunden)

Marazion Marsh RSPB:  5 Mute Swan (including 1 immature),  2 Greylag, 2 Canada Geese, 2 hybrid geese, 5 Mallard, 21 Teal, 2 Gadwall, 1 Little Egret, 1 Cormorant, 7 Grey Heron, 3 Little Grebe, 14 Moorhen, 1+ Water Rail, 6 Snipe, 3 Oystercatcher, 2 Chiffchaff and 1 Cetti’s Warbler. (D Parker) 1 Bittern also reported.

Marazion: Juv Glaucous Gull and Sandwich Tern on the beach at Red River mouth also 47 Sanderling and 2 Dark-bellied Brent Geese plus 4 Red-throated Diver offshore. (L Proctor, D Parker & C Barnard)

Helston Boating Lake: Juv Whooper Swan still present. (G Adams)

Truro: Male and female Brambling in a private garden. (D Jenkins)

Gwenver:  Hooded Crow. (C Moore)

Nanquidno: Firecrest on track to Gurland Farm. (C Moore)

Bude Marshes: 17 Snipe and 12 Curlew above Rodds Bridge. (R Mudge)

Stithians Reservoir: 1w drake Long-tailed Duck still from the southern causeway.

Walmsley Sanctuary (members only): 1 adult Spoonbill still, and 3 Sand Martins.

Treen Common: 4+ Lapland Buntings but mobile and elusive at cSW446364.

Helston, Loe Pool: Female Common scoter still.

Helston sewerage works: 1+ Siberian Chiffchaff still.

Penzance: Black Redstart on rocks by the train station.