Friday 16th January 2015

Falmouth, Swanpool: 1  Long-tailed Duck and 1 Great Crested Grebe. (D Jenkins)

Loe Beach: 2f 1m Red-breasted Merganser, 3 Great Northern Diver, 2 Black-necked Grebe, 2 Great Crested Grebe and 1 Raven flew over. (D Jenkins)

Hayle Estuary RSPB, Lelant Saltings: 3 red-head Goosander, 6 Grey Plover, 10 Ringed Plover, 3 Black-tailed Godwit, 3 Bar-tailed Godwit, 155 Dunlin, 4 Greenshank, 5 Turnstone, 1 adult argentatus Herring Gull and 8 Mediterranean Gull. Carnsew Basin: 5 Dabchick, 12 Grey Plover, 2 Black-tailed Godwit, 37 Dunlin and 1 1w Glaucous Gull. Ryan’s Field: 2 Bar-tailed Godwit and 1 Kingfisher. Copperhouse Creek: 3 Grey Plover, 13 Ringed Plover, 2 Sanderling, 33 Dunlin, 2 Greenshank and 1 1w Yellow-legged Gull. (T Mills, MJ Spicer & C Barnard) Plus a further 5 (2m + 3f) Goosander flew onto the estuary in the afternoon. (DK Parker) and 1 Water Pipit on Copperhouse. (L Williams)

MSpicer_YLGull1_160115Yellow-legged Gull, Mike Spicer MSpicer_YLGull2_160115Yellow-legged Gull, Mike Spicer
TMills_YLGull1_160115Yellow-legged Gull, Tony Mills TMills_YLGull2_160115Yellow-legged Gull, Tony Mills

Penryn, Gorrangorras: 1 Yellow-browed Warbler still at sewage works. (P Tongue)

Marazion Marsh RSPB: 1 Bittern, 2 Little Egret, 3 Snipe and c20 Teal. (J Lander)

Mount’s Bay: 1 Pacific Diver and 3 Great Northern Diver. (J Lander)

Penzance, Jubilee Pool: 2 Purple Sandpiper. (J Lander)

Mousehole: 1 Black Redstart, 1 Grey Wagtail and 1 Chiffchaff. (J Lander)

Stithians Reservoir: 62 Wigeon, 10 Teal, 20 Tufted Duck, 18 Little Grebe, 1 Slavonian Grebe, 1 Sparrowhawk, 2 Common Gull, 16 Fieldfare and 31 Redwing. (S Taylor)

Dozmary Pool: 1 Lesser Scaup still. (P&H Taylor)

Boscastle: 1 Black Redstart. (A Davey)

Torpoint, Jupiter Point: 3 Spoonbill roosting on Rat Island again. (D Julian)

Polgigga: 1 Firecrest this morning. (M Wallace)

Longrock: 15 Great Northern Divers offshore. (M Wallace)

St Ives: 2 Little Auk, Pomarine Skua and 5 Great Northern Diver between 09:45 & 13:45. (R Wilkins)

Polgigga: 1 Firecrest. (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

Newlyn: 1 Slavonian Grebe and 1 Kingfisher in harbour and 4 Great Northern Diver offshore. (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

Saltash, Kingsmill Lake: 1 m American Wigeon.

Looe, Hannafore Point: 2 Slavonian Grebe, 2 Black-throated Diver, 9 Great Northern Diver and 1 Black Redstart.

Padstow: 3 Red-breasted Merganser.

St Gothian Sands LNR: 2 Snow Buntings still.

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