Saturday 1st February 2014

Newlyn Harbour: 5 Great Northern Diver, 3 Cormorant, 2 Shag, 4 Turnstone and 1 Lesser Black-backed Gull amongst usual Herring and Great Black-backed Gulls. Newlyn River mouth: 1 ad Glaucous Gull briefly amongst large number of Herring, Black-headed and Great Black-backed Gulls. (T Mills)

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Glaucous Gull, Tony Mills

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Great Northern Divers, Tony Mills

 

Gwennnap Sewage Works: 2 Green Sandpiper, 10 Chiffchaff and 1 Firecrest. (D Eva)

Stithians Reservoir: 1 Aythya hybrid, possibly Pochard X Ring-necked Duck. (D Eva)

St.Ives, on Porthminster beach: 1 Glaucous Gull, 1 Iceland Gull,  c5 Mediterranean Gull (one with a beautiful pink flush),  c25 Black-headed Gull,  6+ Great Northern Diver offshore,  over 1000 Herrings Gull resting over the bay, nearly all adults, 3 Common Gull, 2 Great Black-backed Gull and a few Kittiwake. (NR Phillips)

Mousehole, St Clements Isle: 1 1w Glaucous Gull. (R Menari)

Hayle Estuary RSPB, Carnsew Basin: 1 Great Northern Diver and 1 ad Mediterranean Gull. (D Flumm)

Sancreed: 5 Golden Plover and 30 Redwing. (D Flumm)

Sennen Cove: 2 Glaucous Gull (ad & 1w) and 2 Mediterranean Gull (ad & 1w). (M Bishop)

Par beach pool: 1 1w m Scaup.

Falmouth, Pendennis Point: 2 Black-throated Diver and 4 Great Northern Diver. Castle Beach: 5+ Oystercatcher, 4 Rock Pipit, 1 Meadow Pipit, 2 Pied Wagtail, 1 male Stonechat, 1 Little Egret, 1 Redshank, 100+ Black-headed Gull and 1 Mediterranean Gull. Swanpool area: 5+ Lesser Black-backed Gull, 1 Great Northern Diver, 3 m Teal, 1 Chiffchaff and 1 Kingfisher on Swanpool itself. (D Chaney)

Marazion Marsh RSPB: 1 Bittern.

Wadebridge, Guineaport: 1 m Red-breasted Merganser and 1 f Goosander.

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