Tuesday 18th March 2014

Penzance: 1 1w m Surf Scoter and 1 m Eider still off bus station. (MJ Spicer) Also 5 Bar-tailed Godwit, 3 Med Gull, 1 Black Redstart and 1 Small Tortoiseshell butterfly. (DS Flumm) 1 Great Northern Diver. 4 Purple Sandpiper off Jubilee Pool. (S Maycock – photo)

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Marazion: 1 juv Glaucous Gull on Great Hogus. (DK Parker). Also 2 Long-tailed Duck.

Marazion Marsh RSPB: 6 Mute Swan, 2 Canada Geese, 2 Greylag, 3 hybrid geese, 16 Teal, 9 Mallard, 2 Gadwall, 1 Cormorant, 14 Grey Heron, 2 Little Egret, 1+ Bittern, 13 Moorhen, 2 Little Grebe, 8 Buzzard, 1 Sparrowhawk, 1 Kestrel, 7 Pied Wagtail, 1 Chiffchaff, 2 Cetti’s Warbler and 2 Stonechat. (DK Parker)

Hayle Estuary RSPB: 4 Mute Swan, 5 Canada Geese, 16 Shelduck, c150 Wigeon, 3 Teal, 1 Red-breasted Merganser, 6 Little Egret, 16 Bar-tailed Godwit, 2 Black-tailed Godwit, 5 Oystercatcher, 13 Curlew, 53 Redshank and 2 Greenshank over high tide this evening. (DK Parker)

Nanquidno: 6 Sand Martin, 2 Chiffchaff and 1 Little Egret. (C Moore)

Carbis Bay: 1 Red-throated Diver. (B Toms)

Lelant: 1 juv Iceland Gull by old station. (B Toms)

Sladesbridge: 6 Sand Martin. (P Spong)

Drift Reservoir (members only): 18 Sand Martin. (D Flumm)

Stithians Reservoir: 3 Great-crested Grebe. (S Maycock – photo)

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Millbrook Lake: 2 Sand Martin. (B Taggart)

Camel Estuary: 1 Spoonbill on Dinham Flats and 2CY Yellow-legged Gull at Old Town Cove. (D Julian)

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