Sunday 8th March 2015

Late news 7/3 Gannel Estuary: 1 juv Iceland Gull, 1 1w Little Gull, 470 Herring Gull, 150 Black-headed Gull, 62 Lesser Black-backed Gull, 45 Great Black-backed Gull and 8 Wigeon. (S Rowe)

Gannel Estuary: 1 1w Little Gull. (S Rowe)

Colliford Reservoir/Dozmary Pool: 1 Great Northern Diver, 2 Cormorant, 7 Mallard, 8 Teal, 9 Tufted Duck, 1 m Lesser Scaup, 6 Goldeneye, 21 Lapwing, 1 Common Snipe, 70 Canada Goose,  70 Lesser Black-backed Gull, 4 Great Black-backed Gull, 2 Herring Gull, 1 Buzzard, 1 Raven, 49 Carrion Crow, 15 Jackdaw, 4 Magpie, 123 Starling, Wood Pigeon, 6 Stock Dove, 4 Skylark, 2 Meadow Pipit, 3 Dunnock, 1 Robin, 2 Wren, 3 Pied Wagtail, 5 Blackbird, 1 Song Thrush, 12 House Sparrow, 14 Chaffinch, 3 Linnet, 1 Stonechat and 1 Rabbit. (DA Conway)

Marazion Marsh: 1 Bittern. (L Proctor) Also 1 ad Ring-billed Gull on Long Rock Pool. (I Webster)

Falmouth: 1 1w Ring-billed Gull and 1 Long-tailed Duck on Swanpool. (J St Ledger – photos, M Bishop) 1 Black Redstart on Beacon Road. (S Perfect)

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College Reservoir: 1 Marsh Tit gathering moss also 2 Firecrest, 2 Kingfisher and 2 Goldeneye. (M Bishop)

Lizard Point: 1 House Martin. (T Thirlaway – photo) Also 2 Black Redstarts. (T Blunden)

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Maenporth: 1 1w male King Eider and 1 f Eider plus 1 Peregrine, 1 Kestrel and 2 Stonechat on footpath to Nansidwell. (J St Ledger)

Helston, Green Crescent: 62 Black-headed Gull, 17 Herring Gull and 1 Mediterranean Gull on the green. (G Adams)

Lanhydrock Cycle Trails: 1 Treecreeper. (G Adams)

Par: Male Black Redstart on Spit beach. (P Barlow)

Walmsley Sanctuary (members only): 3 Ruff, 4 Green Sandpiper, 141 Redshank, 181 Dunlin, 7 Greenshank, 116 Black-Tailed Godwit, 3 Pintail, 16 Shoveler and 15 Gadwall. (C Selway)

Hayle Estuary RSPB: 2w Caspian Gull, ad argentatus, 2 (1w 2w) Yellow-legged Gull and 800 Lesser Black-backed Gull on Lelant Saltings. (M Elliott, S Rogers)

Penzance: 1 ad Pacific Diver.

Gulval: 1 Little Bunting.

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