Friday 22 March 2013

Marazion Marsh RSPB: 5 Mute Swan (including 1 immature), 5 Greylag, 2 Canada Geese, 2 hybrid geese, 5 Mallard, 15 Teal, fem Shoveler, 1 Cormorant, 3 Little Egret, 6 Grey Heron, 3 Little Grebe, 27 Moorhen, 1+ Water Rail, 5 Oystercatcher, 1 Snipe, 1w Med Gull, 1 Swallow, 2 Stonechat, 12 Linnet, 1 Chiffchaff and 3+ Cetti’s Warbler. (D Parker & D Flumm)

Drift Reservoir (members only): 2 Mute Swan, 54 Canada Geese, 1 Greylag, 2 hybrid geese, 23 Mallard, 4 Call Duck, 2 Cormorant, 2 Great Crested Grebe, 2 Moorhen, 2 Buzzard, 1 Sparrowhawk, 1 Curlew, 4 Sand Martin, 6 Chiffchaff, 1 Firecrest and 1 Raven. (D Parker)

Mousehole: Ad Iceland/Kumlien’s Gull and 1w Glaucous Gull roosting on St Clements Isle at dusk. (M Ahmad, R Menari & D Parker)

Hayle Estuary RSPB: 76 Sandwich Terns on Lelant Water. (M Elliot)

Chyandour, Penzance: 2 fem Common Scoter and 8 Sandwich Terns in Bay. (D Flumm & P St Pierre)

Truro: 2f and  1 m Brambling in a private garden in the morning. (D Jenkins)

Pendennis, Falmouth: 19+ Sandwich Terns east and into the Carrick Roads between 15:30 and 16:00, possible Common Tern west and Great Northern Diver offshore. (D Chaney)

Walmsley Sanctuary (members only): Imm Spoonbill, 1 Barn Swallow, 2 Sand Martin, 10 Linnet, 18 Bar-tailed Godwit, 12 Black-tailed Godwit, 2 Redshank, 21 Dunlin, 1 Shelduck, 4 Pintail, 8 Shoveler, 35 Teal, 4 Gadwall, 6 Cormorant, 4 Grey Heron and 10 Little Egret. (C Selway)

Spoonbill 22313 C Selway

Bude: 1 House Martin.

Camel Estuary: Black-necked Grebe at Wadebridge at 15:30 also Spoonbill.

Gerrans Bay: 4 Black-throated Divers offshore and 9 Brent Geese flew over.