Late news 4/01 Stithians Reservoir: 1 Slavonian Grebe. (J Selby)
Truro: 1 Siskin in private garden. (D Jenkins)
Charlestown: 1 Peregrine over. (D Hastilow)
Marazion Marsh RSPB: 8 Mute Swan, 6 Mallard, 44 Teal, 18 Snipe, 17 Moorhen, 1 Cormorant, 5 Grey Heron, 1 Little Egret, 4 Little Grebe, 1 Cetti’s Warbler and 2 Stonechat. (DK Parker) Also 2 Bittern. (DS Flumm)
Marazion Beach: 10 Common Scoter offshore. (P&H Taylor) Also 1 Pacific Diver and 5 Great Northern Diver.
Gannel Estuary: 1f American Wigeon. (P&H Taylor)
Porth: 6+ Corn Bunting. (P&H Taylor)
Rosenithon, St Keverne: 1 Firecrest. (D Mackrill)
Loe Pool: 4 Goosander (2 male, 2 female), 21+ Pochard, 9 Great Crested Grebe. (J St Ledger) Also Yellow-browed Warbler at Nansloe Farm again.
Loe Bar: 1 Great Northern Diver. (J St Ledger)
Helston: 1 ad Ring-billed Gull at Boating Lake. (A Mckechnie – photo, B Dodd, J St Ledger – photo) Also a colour-ringed 1w Herring Gull (Blue W-047) ringed in Falmouth on 18/06/2014 but has taken up residence at the boating lake since 25/11/2014. (J Rowe – photo, information per M Grantham)
|A Mckechnie||J St Ledger||J Rowe|
Falmouth: 1 1w Long-tailed Duck on Swanpool. (A Mckechnie – photo, B Dodd, R Treeby) 3 Slavonian Grebe off Castle Beach. (R Treeby)
Stithians Reservoir: 1 Slavonian Grebe. (A Mckechnie, B Dodd)
Hayle Estuary RSPB: 1 ad Yellow-legged Gull. (C Barnard) 26 Mediterranean Gull, 16 Common Gull, 2 Pintail (m&f), 2 Greenshank subsequently being mobbed by a Peregrine. (J Hawkey) 1 Kingfisher and 1 Stoat at Ryan’s Field. (A James – photos)
St Gothian Sands LNR: 17 Teal, 1 Shelduck, 3 Pochard, 11 Tufted Duck, 31 Canada Geese, 2 Water Rail and 2 Moorhen. (J Hawkey)
St.John’s Lake, Torpoint: 1 Spoonbill, 5 Little Egret, 10 Grey Plover, 2 Knot, c60 Redshank,1 Greenshank, c300 Dunlin, c50 Curlew, 1 Slavonian Grebe, 1 Great Crested Grebe, 8 Red-breasted Merganser, 1 Kingfisher, c80 Teal, c50 Wigeon and 1 Chiffchaff. (M Jordan)
Millbrook: 2 (m & f) Blackcap on garden fat balls. (M Jordan)
Newquay: 1 Black Redstart at Thomas road surgery. (D Mays)
Pendeen Watch: 2 Manx Shearwater in the morning. (P Bright Thomas)
Pendower: 2 Chough at Treluggan Cliffs. (D Hall per J Hall)
Wacker Quay: 1 Great White Egret and 2 Spoonbill.
Newlyn: 1 Siberian Chiffchaff.
Dozmary Pool: Drake Lesser Scaup still.
MJS & DKP