Tuesday 25th February 2014

Late news, 21/2, Mousehole: Probable 1w American Herring Gull, 3 (2 ad, 1 juv) Glaucous Gull and 1 1w Iceland Gull going into St Clements Isle roost. (P Semmens)

Marazion Marsh RSPB, Longrock Pool: 1 ad Glaucous Gull and 1 1w Iceland Gull. (S Turner) Marsh: 4  Mute Swan, 2 Canada Geese, 4 Greylag, 1 hybrid goose, 17 Teal, 13 Mallard, 2 Cormorant, 2 Little Grebe, 5 Grey Heron, 1 Little Egret, 6 Moorhen, 2 Buzzard and 2 Stonechat. (DK Parker) Also 1 Bittern. (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

Hayle Estuary RSPB, Carnsew Basin: 2 Great Northern Diver, 5 Mediterranean Gull and 1 Greenshank. (M Grantham)

Marazion: 1 juv Iceland Gull and 2 ad Glaucous Gull at river mouth. (B Toms, C Barnard & DK Parker)

Carbis Bay: 1 Red-throated Diver, 1 Great Crested Grebe and 3 Great Northern Diver. (B Toms & C Barnard)

Newlyn harbour: 8 Great Northern Diver, 4 Cormorant and 4 Shag. Sandy Cove: 4 Great Northern Diver and 2 Guillemot. (T Mills)

St Ives: 2 Great Northern Diver and 3 (ad, 2w & 1w) Mediterranean Gull. (C Barnard)

Penzance, off Railway Station: 1w dr Surf Scoter again.

Longrock: 1 ad Kumlein’s Gull again. (Sennen Cove Birdwatching) Also 1 ad Glaucous Gull. (DK Parker)

Wadebridge, Guineaport: 4 (2m + 2f) Goosander.

Walmsley Sanctuary: 3 pairs of Little Grebe and Coots nest building.

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