Wednesday 4th February 2015

Late news, 3/2, Mount Hawke: 1 Woodcock flying at 21.30 hours. (R B Girling)

Hayle Estuary RSPB, Lelant Saltings: 1 juv Glaucous Gull, 1 ad Yellow-legged Gull and 1 2w Med Gull. (MJ Spicer, T McGowan) Plus 1 1w Ring-billed Gull. (C Barnard)

Tehidy Woods: 9 Goldcrest, 1 Woodlark and 2 Great Spotted Woodpecker. (M Hawkins)

St Gothian Sands LNR: 2 Snow Bunting still. (J Davies) Also 3 Gadwall (2 male, 1 female). (J St Ledger)

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Snow Bunting, John Davies

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Marazion: 1 Black Redstart. (C Barnard)

Mount’s Bay:  1 Pacific Diver and  2 Great Northern Diver.  (C Barnard)

Goonhilly Downs: 1 m Hen Harrier, (female seen here yesterday). (P Bedford)

Lizard Point: Large roost of Starling behind southernmost house. (P Bedford)

Marazion Marsh RSPB: 8 Mute Swan, 2 Canada Geese, 2 hybrid geese, 9 Mallard, 1 female Gadwall, 86 Teal, 3 Cormorant (plus 3 over), 1 Bittern, 9 Grey Heron, 1 Little Egret, 2 Little Grebe, 19 Moorhen, 6 Snipe, 1 Stonechat, 5 Chiffchaff and 2 Siberian Chiffchaff. (DK Parker)

Drift Reservoir (members only): 196 Canada Geese, 8 hybrid geese, 1 Greylag, 1 Bar-headed Goose, 2 Muscovy Duck, 1m Mandarin, 77 Mallard, 1 Call Duck, 2 Wigeon, 2 Gadwall, 10 Tufted Duck, 2 Great Crested Grebe, 3 Little Grebe, 4 Cormorant, 2 Grey Heron, 2 Coot, 2 Moorhen, 1 Pergrine, 1 Sparrowhawk, 3 Buzzard, 108 Lapwing, 2 Snipe, 257 Herring Gull, 6 Black-headed Gull, 1 Kingfisher and 2 Raven. (DK Parker)

Penzance: 1 Spotted Redshank in the harbour. (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

Men-an-Tol: 4 Redwing and 5 Fieldfare. (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

Dinham Flats: 1 Spotted Redshank. (D Julian)

Coverack: 1 Glaucous Gull.

Falmouth, town: 1 Black Redstart at east end of Marlborough Road. (D Chaney)

Devoran, Tallacks: 1 Spotted Redshank, 2 Greenshank, 16 Black-tailed Godwit, 2 Bar-tailed Godwit, 118 Curlew, 26 Shelduck, 3 Little Grebe, 2 Little Egret and 1 f Red-breasted Merganser. (M May)

Errata: Yesterday’s report of Black Redstarts in St Day Road Cemetery has been corrected to Stonechats and yesterday’s report of a Water Pipit at Marazion Marsh has been withdrawn.

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