Sunday 25th January 2015

Late news, 24/1, Kingsmill Lake: 1 American Wigeon. (P Stidwill)

PStidwill_AmWigeon_250115American Wigeon, Phil Stidwill

St Gothian LNR: 2 Snow Bunting still present and 1 Bar-headed Goose. (D Eva)

Hayle Estuary RSPB, Copperhouse Creek: 2 Knot, 6 Grey Plover, 51 Redshank and 3 Greenshank. (D Eva) Lelant Saltings: 20 Mediterranean Gull and 2 Pintail (m+f). (S Rowe)

St Clement:  1 Spotted Redshank,1 Greenshank, 22 Teal plus 25 Teal feeding on the river mud near Tresemple Pool. (D Jenkins) Also Avocet still. (J Chapple)

video: John Chapple
Little Kelynack to Joppa: 1 Mistle Thrush and 50+ Redwing. (C Moore)

Coverack: 4 Glaucous Gull and 3 Mediterranean Gull. (D Wright + S Bury)

DWright_GlaucousGull1_250115Glaucous Gull, Dougy Wright DWright_GlaucousGull2_250115Glaucous Gull, Dougy Wright
RButts_GlaucousGull_250115Glaucous Gull, Roger Butts

Falmouth, Castle Beach: 3 Slavonian Grebe, 4 Great Northern Diver, 1 Mediterranean Gull, 1 Black Redstart (male) and 1 Grey Wagtail. (J St Ledger) Swanpool: 1 Long-tailed Duck still.

Mount Hawke: 1 m Blackcap in garden. (R B Girling)

Newlyn: 1 Slavonian Grebe again in the harbour. (L Proctor)

Penzance: 2 Black Redstart on rocks adjacent railway station. 1 Pacific Diver and 2 Slavonian Grebe offshore. (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

Carbis Bay: 1 Red-necked Grebe, 14 Great Northern Diver, 1 Red-throated Diver, 1 Common Scoter, 2 Black-throated Diver and 2 (1 juv + 1 ad) Glaucous Gull. (L Proctor & S Rowe)

Par, Spit Beach: 1 Black Redstart.

Saltash: 1 Black Redstart at the sailing club.

Stithians Reservoir: 1 Slavonian Grebe still present. 70 Lapwing, 60 Canada Goose, 1 Grey Heron, 1 Little Egret and 4 Little Grebe. At Southern cut off: 1 Water Rail, 1 Snipe, 1 Reed Bunting, 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker (drumming), 20 Teal and 1 Grey Heron.

College Reservoir: 2 1w Scaup and 1 Yellow-browed Warbler still.

Dozmary Pool: 1 Lesser Scaup.

Marazion Marsh RSPB: 2 Mute Swan, 2 hybrid geese, 16 Mallard, 2 Gadwall, 44 Teal, 1 Cormorant, 5 Grey Heron, 1 Little Egret, 4 Little Grebe, 8 Moorhen, 3 Snipe, 6 Curlew, 2 Bullfinch, 1 Stonechat, 2 Chiffchaff and 1 Cetti’s Warbler. (DK Parker) 2 Siberian Chiffchaff. T Mills) Also 1 Bittern.

Newquay, Gannel Estuary: 2 f American Wigeon still. 

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