Wednesday 19th February 2014

Marazion: 2 Long-tailed Duck, 1 ad Glaucous Gull, 1 ad Kumlien’s Gull, 40 Sanderling, 1 ad Mediterranean Gull, 2 f Eider, 1 Kittiwake and 6 Oystercatcher. (P St Pierre, D Eva, T Mills, D King, A Hartley & J St Ledger) 1 Laughing Gull reported again today.  (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

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Long-tailed Duck, John St Ledger

Falmouth Bay: 40 Black-throated Diver, 25 Great Northern Diver, 1 Black-necked Grebe, 1 Balearic Shearwater, 1 Manx Shearwater, 1 Iceland Gull, 5 Great Skua, 700+ Razorbills and Guillemots. (R Hollis for AK Wildlife Cruises)

Newquay, Porth Reservoir: 1 Black-throated Diver still present. (M Lammas)

Marazion Marsh RSPB:  4 Mute Swan, 2 Canada Geese, 4 Greylag, 1 hybrid goose, 12 Teal, 12 Mallard, 2 Cormorant, 2 Little Grebe, 2 Bittern, 4 Grey Heron, 1 Little Egret, 9 Moorhen, 2 Buzzard, 1 Peregrine, 1 Kestrel, 1 ad Kittiwake, 1 Chiffchaff, 1 Cetti’s Warbler and 2 Stonechat. (DK Parker)

Penzance, Eastern Green: 1 1w drake Surf Scoter offshore, 1 Great Northern Diver, 2 Mediterranean Gull and 1 Common Gull. (D King & J St Ledger)

Pendeen: 2 Raven. (A Hartley)

Trevose Head: 7 Lapland Bunting, 1 1w Glaucous Gull, 5 Red-throated Diver (inc 1 s.pl), 40 Linnet, 1 Guillemot and 1 Skylark. (S Rowe)

Harlyn Bay: 3 ad Mediterranean Gull. (S Rowe)

Widemouth Bay: 1 partial albino Blackbird. (R Mudge)

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Blackbird, Rod Mudge

Camel Estuary Trail, Wadebridge to Tregunna Bridge: 30 Bar-tailed Godwit, 20  Blackbird, c500  Black-headed Gull, 20 Black-tailed Godwit, 6   Blue Tit, 2 Bullfinch (1f,1m ), 3   Buzzard, 2 Canada Goose, c50 Carrion Crow, 12 Chaffinch, 2 Collared Dove, 4 Common Gull, 1 Common Sandpiper, 8 Cormorant, 30 Curlew, c500 Dunlin, 6 Dunnock, 1 Goldcrest, c1000 Golden Plover, 10 Goldfinch, 6 Goosander, 20 Great Black-backed Gull, 2 Great Tit, 6 Greenfinch, 2 Greenshank, 3 Grey Heron, 30 Grey Plover, 2 Grey Wagtail, c100 Herring Gull, 8 House Sparrow, c20 Jackdaw, 30 Lapwing, 20 Lesser Black-backed Gull, 6 Little Egret, 1 Little Grebe, 10 Long–tailed Tit, 20   Magpie, 10  Mallard, 2 Meadow Pipit, 30 Mute Swan, c50 Oystercatcher, 1 Peregrine Falcon, 2 Pied Wagtail, 2 Raven, c80 Redshank, 2 Redwing, 20 Ringed Plover, 20 Robin, c50 Rook, 1 Ruff, 40 Shelduck, 3 Snipe, 1 Song Thrush, 1 Spotted Redshank, c500 Starling, 1 Whooper Swan, 10 Wigeon, c50 Wood Pigeon and 1 Wren. (per C Travis, The “Martin Cutland” Wildlife walk)

St Ives: 1 juv Glaucous Gull, 3 Mediterranean Gull and 2 Great Northern Diver. (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

Sennen Cove: 2 Great Skua. (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

Foage Valley, Zennor: 2 Woodcock displaying and calling this evening. (V Stratton)

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