Thursday 29th January 2015

Late news, 28/1, Coverack harbour: 4 1w Glaucous Gull and 1 Mediterranean Gull. Sewage works: 1 Siberian Chiffchaff, 6 Chiffchaff, 1 Blackcap and 1 Bullfinch. (J Hawkey + K Dalziel)

Hayle Estuary RSPB Reserve, Lelant Saltings: 1 ad Yellow-legged Gull, 2 (m+f) Pintail and 6 Mediterranean Gull. (C Barnard, L Proctor, J Hawkey, T Mills et al)

Marazion Marsh RSPB: 2 Mute Swan, 2 hybrid geese, 16 Mallard, 35 Teal, 1 Cormorant, 2 Grey Heron, 2 Little Egret, 3 Little Grebe, 1 Sparrowhawk, 8 Moorhen, 1 Water Rail, 6 Snipe, 2 Oystercatcher, 1 Stonechat and 1 Cetti’s Warbler. (DK Parker)

Maenporth: 1 1w m King Eider still offshore towards Nansidwell with 1 f Eider then flushed, flew and landed off Rosemullion Head.

Coverack: 3+ Glaucous Gull and 1 Firecrest.

Charlestown: 1 f Blackcap in private garden. (D Hastilow)

Torpoint, Jupiter Point: 3 Spoonbill on Rat Island again.

Falmouth, Swanpool: 1 1w m Long-tailed Duck.

Saltash, Kingsmill Lake: 1 m American Wigeon still.

Stithians Reservoir: 1 Slavonian Grebe still.

Newquay, Gannel Estuary: 2 f American Wigeon again.

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