Wednesday 22nd January 2014

Bude Marsh: 1m Green-winged Teal and 1m Pintail. (RC Mudge)

Marazion Marsh RSPB:  2 Bittern, 1 Little Egret, 7 Grey Heron, 3 Canada Geese, 1 hybrid goose, 4 Mute Swan, 97 Teal, 18 Mallard, 4 Little Grebe, 2 Stonechat, 7 Snipe, 1 Peregrine, 1 Kestrel, 5 Buzzard, 6 Long-tailed Tit, 1 Chiffchaff and 1 Goldcrest. (DS Flumm, DK Parker, R Farnes – photos)

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Chyandour, Penzance: 1m Eider, 4 Bar-tailed Godwit and 1 Black Redstart. (DS Flumm, R Farnes – photo)

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Marazion Beach: 8 Great Northern Diver. (P&H Taylor)

St Ives: 1 Glaucous Gull. (P Semmens – photo)

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Gwennap Sewage Works: 1 Yellow-browed Warbler still.

Stithians Reservoir: 5 Goldeneye (3 drakes, 2 fem), 27 Black-headed Gull, 42 Canada Goose, 7 Tufted Duck, 1 Slavonian Grebe, 11 Wood Pigeon, 2 Cormorant, 14+ Herring Gull, 4 Little Grebe, 5 Mallard, 4+ Coot, 5 Wigeon, 3 Pochard and 1 Great Crested Grebe from Stuart Hutchings Hide. 2+ Reed Bunting, Blue Tits, Great Tits, Chaffinch, 3 Coot, Robin, House Sparrows, Greenfinch, 1 Moorhen and Dunnock by feeders at Southern cut-off hide. Also 2 Pintail (m&f) & 2 Gadwall. (D King – photos) 

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Mousehole: 3 Great Northern Diver, 2 Razorbill, 1 Grey Wagtail and 1 Black Redstart. (S Maycock – photos)

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Swanpool: 2 Med Gull, 1 Grey Wagtail plus numerous Coot, Moorhen, Black-headed Gull, Herring Gull, Tufted Duck, Wood Pigeon, Robin, Song Thrush & Blackbird. (D King)

 Swanpool Beach: 1 Black-throated Diver and 10 Great Northern Diver.

Penryn: 1 Merlin. (S Perfect)

Nanquidno: 1 Green Woodpecker and 1 Green Sandpiper at the pool. (C Moore)

Tregiffian: 2 Snow Bunting. (C Moore)

Trenow Cove: 3 Black-throated Diver and 3 Red-throated Diver plus 1 Whimbrel heard. (P&H Taylor) Also 12 Chiffchaff, one showing characteristics of Eastern race. (J Hawkey, K Dalziel) 2 Long-tailed Duck reported still.

Keveral Beach near Seaton: 10 Red-throated Divers, 1 Shag, 1 Cormorant and 1 Razorbill. (D Spooner)

St Matthews Hill, Wadebridge: 1 partial albino Starling in a small flock. (P Spong)

Newlyn Harbour: 3 Black-throated Diver and 3 Great Northern Diver still.

Carnsew Basin: 2 Great Northern Diver.

Camel Estuary Trail, Wadebridge to Tregunna Bridge: 15 Bar-tailed Godwit, 6 Blackbird, c250 Black-headed Gull, 40 Black-tailed Godwit, 7 Blue Tit, 1f Bullfinch, 6 Buzzard, 70 Canada Goose, c100 Carrion Crow, 6 Chaffinch, 2 Collared Dove, 15 Common Gull, 4 Cormorant, c250 Curlew, c500 Dunlin, 2 Dunnock, c3500 Golden Plover, 12 Goldfinch, 3 Goosander, c50 Great Black-backed Gull, 2 Great Tit, 1 Greenfinch, 2 Greenshank, 8 Grey Heron, 30 Grey Plover, 2 Grey Wagtail, c200 Herring Gull, 12 House Sparrow, c100 Jackdaw, 1 Kingfisher, c1500 Lapwing, 40 Lesser Black-backed Gull, 10 Little Egret, 3 Little Grebe, 2 Long-tailed Tit, 12 Magpie, 20 Mallard, 2 Meadow Pipit, 30 Mute Swan, c70 Oystercatcher, 1 Peregrine, 2 Pied Wagtail, 1 Raven, c500 Redshank, 40 Ringed Plover, 1 Robin, c50 Rook, 50 Shelduck, 9 Snipe, 1 Song Thrush, 1 Spotted Redshank, c500 Starling, 1 Teal, 1 Turnstone, 1 Water Rail, 1 Whooper Swan, 35 Wigeon, c50 Wood Pigeon and 2 Wren. (The “Martin Cutland” Wednesday Wildlife Walk, per C Travis)

MJS