Saturday 8th March 2014

St Johns Lake: 144 Shelduck, 4 (2m) Shoveler, 161 Wigeon, 70 Curlew, 5 Bar-tailed Godwit, 64 Redshank, 1 Greenshank, 30 Oystercatcher and 164 Dunlin. (D Courtnell)

Torpoint, Marine Drive: 9 Brent Geese still at high tide. (D Courtnell)

St John’s Ford: 1 Mediterranean Gull (1w).  (D Courtnell)

Anderton: 1 Egyptian Goose and 44 Teal. (D Courtnell)

Hayle Estuary RSPB, North Quay: 3 Black-throated Diver and 1 Great Northern Diver. Carnsew Pool: 4 Black-throated Diver, 24 Mediterranean Gull and 10 Bar-tailed Godwit. (G Adams)

Penzance, off Railway Station: 1 Surf Scoter still. (G Adams) plus 2 Great Northern Diver and 1 m Black Redstart. (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

Falmouth, Pendennis Point: 1 Slavonian Grebe, 9 Black-throated Diver, 1 Great Northern Diver and 2 Whimbrel. (J St Ledger)

Marazion Marsh RSPB:  4 Mute Swan, 2 Canada Geese, 2 Greylag, 1 hybrid goose, 9 Teal, 10 Mallard, 1 Cormorant, 5 Grey Heron, 2 Little Egret, 1 Bittern, 5 Moorhen and 2 Stonechat. (DK Parker)

Trevail Valley: Large flock of 72 Meadow Pipit with 8 Pied Wagtail and 11 White Wagtail all feeding in amongst a field full of cattle, 1 large  female Adder. (V Stratton)

Foage Valley, Zennor: flock of 60+ Meadow Pipit, 1 Tawny Owl, 4 Woodcock with two males calling and displaying, plus 4 Adders (2 females and 2 males). (V Stratton)

Marazion, Little London: 1 Glaucous Gull and 2 Long-tailed Duck.

Dozmary Pool: 1 Lesser Scaup still.

Colliford Lake: 1 Great Northern Diver.

Mousehole, St Clement’s Isle: 4 Glaucous Gull (ad & 3 juv) at roost this evening.

Polgigga, Higher Bosistow: 1 White Wagtail and 1 Black Redstart. Three Chimneys: 1 Black Redstart.  (M Wallace)

Porthgwarra: 1 1w Glaucous Gull. (M Wallace)

Helston Loe, Carminowe Creek: Guillemot video from Sam Perfect taken 7/3/14.

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