Thursday 13th February 2014

Penzance, Jubilee Pool: 3 Great Northern Diver, 24 Purple Sandpiper, 1 m Eider and 20 Turnstone. (D Flumm) Wherrytown: 4 Great Northern Diver. (D Flumm) Off Railway Station: 1 1w m Surf Scoter still, also 16 Great Northern Diver. (DK Parker) Chyandour: 1 ad Glaucous Gull,  1 1w m Surf Scoter, 6 Great Northern Diver, 40 Ringed Plover, 24 Sanderling, c100 Dunlin, 2 Black Redstart, 1 Chiffchaff. (D Flumm)

Marazion Marsh RSPB:  4 Mute Swan, 27 Teal, 16 Mallard, 1 Cormorant, 1 Little Grebe, 2 Bittern, 2 Grey Heron, 1 Little Egret, 1 Water Rail, 8 Moorhen, 1 Buzzard, 1 Chiffchaff and 2 Stonechat. (DK Parker)

Falmouth: 1 m Black Redstart in garden off Woodlane,  also present on 10th Feb. (M Johnston)

Mousehole: 5 Glaucous Gull (1 ad + 4 juvs) plus 6 Great Northern Diver and 1 Red-throated Diver. (P Semmens)

Sancreed: 1 ringtail Hen Harrier. (D Flumm)

Torpoint, St John’s Lake: 1 Little Gull. (D Courtnell)

Newlyn, Sandy Cove: 1 1w Glaucous Gull this morning. (P St Pierre) Mouth of Newlyn River: 1 ad Kumlein’s Gull. (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

Marazion: 1 ad Glaucous Gull on slipway. (P St Pierre)

Looe, Hannafore: 5 Great Northern Diver, 2 Slavonian Grebe, 1m Eider, 2  Great Black-backed Gull, 2 Oystercatcher and 8 Turnstone. (P. & S. Street)

Penryn cemetery: 1 Kestrel (female), 1 Green Woodpecker and 25+ Redwing. (J St Ledger)

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Kestrel, John St Ledger

Dozmary Pool: 1 m Lesser Scaup, 7 Goldeneye, 12 Pochard, 3 Tufted Duck and 1 Little Grebe. (T Mills)

College Reservoir: 1 m Goosander.

Millbrook Lake: 1 Whimbrel. (B Taggart)

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