Tuesday 10th March 2015

Porthgwarra: 3 Peregrine, 4 Buzzard, 2 Raven and c200 Golden Plover. (P&H Taylor)

Kynance car park: 2 Dartford Warbler (1 male, 1 female) with 4 Stonechat, 100+ Golden Plover (over) and 1 Kestrel (male). (J St Ledger)

JStLedger_DartfordWarbler_100315Dartford Warbler, John St Ledger

Newquay, Towan Head: 8 Purple Sandpiper and 14 Turnstone behind Headland Hotel. Gannel Estuary: 1w Little Gull again. (M Lammas) Also 1 1w Iceland Gull reported again.

Gulval: 1 Little Bunting, 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker and 40 Chaffinch. (P Fraser)

Marazion: 1 ad Ring-billed Gull, 2 Common Gull (ad + 1w) and 10 Lesser Black-backed Gull also 2 Great Northern Diver in the Bay. (P Fraser) Rosemount: 1 Green Woodpecker and 1 Chiffchaff. (P Fraser)

Marazion Marsh RSPB: 6 Mute Swan, 4 Canada Geese, 5 Greylag, 2 hybrid geese, 7 Mallard, 21 Teal, 1 Cormorant, 1 Little Egret, 9 Grey Heron, 20 Moorhen, 4 Buzzard, 7 Snipe, 1 Oystercatcher, 1+ Sand Martin, 2 Stonechat, 2 Cetti’s Warbler and 3 Chiffchaff. (DK Parker) Also 1 Bittern. (C Barnard)

Helston: Ad Whooper Swan still on the boating lake. (D Parker)

East Looe, Shutta: 1 Black Redstart. (S Street)

Penzance: 1 ad Pacific Diver. (M Elliott)

Stithians Reservoir: 1 Slavonian Grebe.

Falmouth, Swanpool: 1 Long-tailed Duck again. Castle Beach: 3 Whimbrel, 1 Little Egret and 5 Oystercatcher. (S van Hear) Carn Marth: 1 Raven. (S van Hear)

Crowdy Reservoir: 1 Scaup. (B Craven)

BCraven_Scaup_100315Scaup + Tufted Duck, Brian Craven

Colliford Lake: 3 diver, probably Great Northern, 2 Gadwall and 33 Lapwing, plus 1 Short-eared Owl on hillside. Dozmary Pool: 6 Goldeneye. (B Craven)

BCraven_SEO1_100315Short-eared Owl, Brian Craven BCraven_SEO2_100315Short-eared Owl, Brian Craven

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