Monday 2nd February 2015

Late news, 01/2 Hayle Estuary RSPB, Copperhouse Creek: 1 Water Pipit and 400 Wigeon. (C Barnard)

Late news 01/2 Tresillian: 2 Bullfinch on feeder. (A Nicholson)

ANicholson_Bullfinch_010215Bullfinches, Andrew Nicholson

Seaton: 9 Red-throated Diver, 1 Great Northern Diver, 2 Slavonian Grebe, 1 Black Redstart and 1 Chiffchaff. (J Cole)

Maenporth: 1 Slavonian Grebe and 2 Great Northern Diver. (J St Ledger) Also 1 f Eider. (B Field)

College Reservoir: 2 Scaup, 1 Goldeneye (female), 1 Great Crested Grebe, 5 Snipe, 1 Kingfisher, 1 Treecreeper, 2 Great Spotted Woodpecker and 2 Bullfinch (female). (J St Ledger)

Towan Head: 21 Turnstone, 17 Oystercatcher, 3 Grey Plover, 2 Purple Sandpiper and 1 Ringed Plover. (S Rowe)

St Gothian Sands LNR: 2 (m + f) Snow Bunting still, 3 Shelduck, 6 Tufted Duck, c20 Teal, 1 Song Thrush and 2 Raven over. (T Mills)

TMills_SnowBuntingF_020215Female Snow Bunting, Tony Mills TMills_SnowBuntingM_020215Male Snow Bunting, Tony Mills TMills_Buzzard_020215Buzzard, Tony Mills

Mount’s Bay: 2 Eider (pair) off Penzance harbour wall feeding together. (J Hawkey) 1 Pacific Diver, 8 Mediterranean Gull and 9 Great Northern Diver. (C Barnard)

Hayle Estuary RSPB Reserve: 13 Mediterranean Gull, 4 Common Gull, c.260 Teal, 2 Pintail (m&f), 9 Grey Plover, 7 Ringed Plover, 150+ Dunlin and 4 Greenshank. (J Hawkey) Also 1 poss 2W American Herring Gull (present since 25th Jan.) (M Elliott)

Bude Marsh: 1 m Pintail, 2 Water Rail, 1 Grey Wagtail and 1 Song Thrush. (R Mudge)

Lower Tamar Lake: 31 Goosander (17m 14f), 20 Tufted Duck (16m 4f), 1 Cormorant, 2 Grey Heron, 6 Great Crested Grebe, 2 Jay, 1 Snipe and 1 Willow Tit. (R Mudge)

Marazion: 3 Black Redstart and 2 Great Northern Diver east of Mount. (C Barnard)

Tresillian River: 1 Spotted Redshank, 6 Greenshank and 1 Black-tailed Godwit. (A Nicholson)

ANicholson_SpottedRedshank_020215Spotted Redshank, Andrew Nicholson ANicholson_Avocet_140115Avocet, Andrew Nicholson, 14/1/15

Lanjeth: 2 Woodcock. (A Nicholson).

St Levan Churchtown: 1 Yellow-browed Warbler in sallows north of church. (M Wallace)

Dozmary Pool: 1 Lesser Scaup still.

Coverack: 1 juv Glaucous Gull. (R Chace) Firecrest again at the sewage works

Liskeard: 4 Brambling this am. (D Julian)

Falmouth, town: 1 Black Redstart again. (D Chaney)

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