Friday 17th January 2014

St Erth: 1 Barn Owl at 17:00. (MJ Spicer)

Chyandour, Penzance:   3 Black Redstart, 1 Grey & 10 Pied Wagtail, 14 Oystercatcher, 2 Bar-tailed Godwit and 1 Curlew. (MJ Spicer, DS Flumm)

St Ives Harbour: 3 Great Northern Diver and one Black-throated Diver plus 2 probable Red-throated Diver off Carbis Bay. (R Phillips)

Bude Marshes: 68 Mallard, 40+ Teal, 9 Moorhen, 247 Lapwing, 1 Mute Swan, 60+ Black-headed Gull, 3 Grey Heron, 2 Little Egret, 2 Herring Gull and 15 Oystercatcher. (H Kendall, RC Mudge)

Loe Beach: 2 Great Northern Diver, 30 Black Necked Grebe and 2 Little Grebe. (D Jenkins)

Stithians Reservoir: 1 Slavonian Grebe, 7 Little Grebe, 4 Goldeneye (2 drakes), 2 Pochard, 1 Pintail, 1 Common Gull and 200+ Lapwing over. (J St Ledger, P Martin – photos)

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Marazion Marsh RSPB:  3 Otters Longrock Pool at 10:50. (DS Flumm) Also 2 Mute Swan, 34 Mallard, 21 Teal, 3 Little Grebe, 14 Moorhen, 1 Bittern, 3 Grey Heron, 1 Little Egret, 1 Kestrel, 1 Buzzard, 2 Stonechat and 1 Chiffchaff. (DK Parker)

Marazion: 1 1w Glaucous Gull, 2 Great Northern Diver and 1 Black Redstart. (D Mays – photos) Also 34 Sanderling and 13 Oystercatcher. (DK Parker)

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Hayle Estuary RSPB: 1f Red-breasted Meganser, 1 1w Med Gull and 1 Common Gull on Lelant Water. 1 Firecrest at Ryan’s Field. 5 Grey Plover, 1 Water Pipit, 1 Grey Wagtail, 2 Greenshank and an adult Kittiwake at Copperhouse Pool. (D Mays – photo)

Water Pipit - Copperhouse Creek

Mousehole: 1 2w Glaucous in to roost. (P Semmens)

Park Head: 1 Black Redstart. (P McVey)

Gerrans Bay: 3 Slavonian Grebe, 1 Great Northern Diver, 15 Black-throated Diver, 10+ Shag, 10+ Cormorant, 2 Raven and 4 Buzzard. (R&R Nicholls)

Tregony: 1 Glossy Ibis, 4 Nuthatch and 1 Grey Heron. (R&R Nicholls)

 Pendower, Carne Beach: 2 Chough. (R&R Nicholls)

Torpoint: 3 Yellow-browed Warbler at sewage works (note access restrictions) plus Great Northern Diver in Wilcove.

Dozmary Pool: 1m Lesser Scaup still.

Stepper Point: 1 Merlin.

College Reservoir: 1 hybrid 1st winter drake Scaup x Pochard, 2 Mute Swan, 
3 Canada Goose, 1 hybrid Canada x Greylag, 3 Great-crested Grebe, 1 Little Grebe, 93 Wigeon, 2 female Goldeneye, 10 Teal, 18 Tufted Duck, 33 Coot, 40 Curlew, 7 Cormorant, 3 Grey Heron, 28 Black-headed Gull, 2 Great Black backed Gull and 31 Herring Gull. (S Perfect)

Argal Reservoir: 2 Mute Swan, 2 Tufted Duck, 3 Mallard, 1 Cormorant and 6 Black-headed Gull. (S Perfect)

MJS