Tuesday 3rd February 2015

Late News, 02/2 Amalveor: 1 Dartford Warbler. (T McGowan)

Hayle Estuary RSPB, Lelant Saltings: 1 probable 2w American Herring Gull. (M Elliot) Also 1 juv Glaucous Gull and 2 (m+f) Pintail. (J Hawkey) 1 Water Pipit still at Copperhouse. (R Menari)

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Newquay, Towan Head:  6 Purple Sandpiper, 3 Grey Plover, 7 Turnstone and 16 Oystercatcher. (M Lammas)

Devoran, Tallacks: 138 Redshank, 1 Spotted Redshank, 2 Dunlin, 100+ Curlew, 8 Black-tailed Godwit, 2 Bar-tailed Godwit, 2 Greenshank, 22 Shelduck, 60+ Wigeon, 140+ Teal, 2 Little Grebe and 2 Little Egret. (M May)

Marazion Marsh RSPB: 8 Mute Swan, 4 Canada Geese, 2 hybrid geese, 7 Mallard, 1 female Gadwall, 62 Teal, 4 Cormorant, 2+ Bittern, 7 Grey Heron, 1 Little Egret, 3 Little Grebe, 18 Moorhen, 1 Water Rail, 4 Snipe, 2 Stonechat, 1 Chiffchaff and 1 Siberian Chiffchaff. (DK Parker & L Proctor) Also 1 Water Pipit reported. (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

Truthwall: c30 Stock Dove, c40 Redwing, 12 Song Thrush and 5 Pheasant. (DK Parker)

St Erth: 19 Stock Dove, c50 Fieldfare, 6 Redwing, 9 Song Thrush c60 Chaffinch, 1 Skylark and 8 Pheasant alonf Long Lane. (DK Parker)

Marazion: 1 Pacific Diver. (L Proctor)

St Gothian: 1 juv Iceland Gull and 2 Snow Bunting still. (T McGowan)

St Levan Churchtown: 1 Yellow-browed Warbler again today. (M Wallace)

Men-an-Tol: 2 Hen Harrier (rt + m), 1 Merlin, 2 Raven and 30+ Fieldfare. (I Webster)

Rosudgeon: 1 Barn Owl. (per I Webster)

Perranuthnoe: 1 f Black Redstart and 1 Barn Owl over. (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

Dozmary Pool: 1 Lesser Scaup still.

Coverack, harbour: 2 Glaucous Gull still. Little Treleaver: 1 Richard’s Pipit. (J Foster)

Falmouth, Castle Beach: 3 Rock Pipit, 2 Stonechat, 1 m Black Redstart, 1 Pied Wagtail, 2 Black-headed Gull, 4 Oystercatcher, 2 Carrion Crow and 3 Shag. (S Van Hear) Town: 1 Black Redstart still in Beacon Road area. (S Perfect)

Redruth, St Day Road cemetery: 2 Black Redstart. (S Van Hear)

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