Tuesday 20th January 2015

Late news, 19/1, Coverack: 1 1w Glaucous Gull again. (S Bury & P Tongue)

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Glaucous Gull, Steve Bury

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Bude Marshes: 23 Mallard, 22 Teal, 10 Moorhen, 272 Canada Geese, 2 Grey Heron, 3 Water Rail, 8+ Snipe, 83 Lapwing, 14 Curlew, 1 Magpie, 3 Dunnock, 6 Robin, 70+ Starling, 2 Pied Wagtail, 3 Redwing, 61 Black-headed Gull, 22 Herring Gull, 3 Carrion Crow, 5 Blackbird, 2 Wood Pigeon, 2 Blue Tit and 1 Great Tit. (H Kendall & R Mudge)

Newlyn Harbour: 1 Slavonian Grebe again. (S Turner)

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Falmouth, Swanpool: 1 Long-tailed Duck and 1 Great Crested Grebe. Castle Beach: 1 Black-throated Diver, 1 Black Redstart (male) and 1 Grey Wagtail. (J St Ledger) Town: 1 Black Redstart in garden in Beacon Road. (S Perfect)

Tresillian River: 1 Spotted Redshank, 5+ Greenshank, 1 Black-tailed Godwit, 3 Snipe, 1 Goldcrest and 1 Coal Tit. (MJ Spicer)

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Coverack: 1 1w Glaucous Gull again. (D Chaney)

Lizard Point: 1 Black Redstart. (D Chaney)

Helston, Boating Lake: 19 Shoveler and 1 Whooper Swan. Sewage Works: 25+ Chiffchaff, 2 Siberian Chiffchaff, 1 Firecrest and 1 Merlin over. Loe Pool: 6 Goosander, 4 Shoveler, 43 Pochard, 7 Great Crested Grebe, 1 juv Glaucous Gull and 2 Sparrowhawk. (D Chaney)

Hayle Estuary RSPB Reserve: 1  ad  “argentatus” Herring Gull, 1 Kingfisher and 7 Mediterranean Gull. (C Barnard)

Marazion Beach:  8. Mediterranean Gull  (4 x ad., 1x 2w,  3x1w). (C.Barnard)

Mount’s Bay: 1 ad Pacific Diver, 2 Black-throated Diver and 4 Great Northern Diver. (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

Penzance: 1 Black Redstart near the railway station. (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

Dozmary Pool: 1 Lesser Scaup still.

St John’s Lake: 1 Red-necked Grebe and 1 Spoonbill. (D Julian)

Wilcove: 2 Whimbrel. (D Julian)

Gwennap Sewage Works: 2 Yellow-browed Warbler still.

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