Sunday 22nd March 2015

Late news, 20/3.RSPB Scillonian lll Cruise, Penzance to Wolf: 1 Manx Shearwater, 120 Auks mostly Guillemots, 25 Gannets, 3 Kittiwake, 6 Fulmar, 4 Harbour Porpoise etc. (1 Great Skua seen Wolf to St Marys) Wolf to Penzance: 1 Manx Shearwater, 53 Auks, 31 Gannets, 7 Kittiwake, 600+ Herring Gulls etc. (B Craven & D Curtis)

Late news, 21/3, St Gothian Sands: 2 m Wheatear. (P Smale)

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St Ives, Buttermilk Hill: 1 Wheatear. (S Turner)

Par Beach Pool: 1 f Scaup, 1 Pochard and 6 Tufted Duck. (N Climpson)

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Stithians Reservoir: 1 Bittern in southern cut off, plus 1 Slavonian Grebe, 3 Great Crested Grebe, 3 f 1 Goldeneye and 12+ Little Grebe on main reservoir. (R Menari)

Godrevy Head: 1 Black Redstart and 7 Wheatear. (C.Barnard)

Lizard Point: 1 Red-throated Diver, 3+ Kittiwake, 10+ Auks (going west), 4 Fulmar, 1 Black Redstart, 12 Turnstone, 5 Oystercatcher. Also 2+ Bottlenose Dolphin, 1 Grey Seal. (J St Ledger & S Perfect)

Kynance Cove: 1 Dartford Warbler, 15+ Stonechat, 6 Skylark, 5 Wheatear (male), 1 Peregrine, 1 Sparrowhawk, 30+ Meadow Pipit, 2 Snipe and 2 Long-tailed Tit. Also 2 Grey Seal. (J St Ledger & S Perfect)

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Helston Boating Lake: 4 Shoveler, 1 Chiffchaff, 1 Whooper Swan. (J St Ledger & S Perfect)

Pendeen:  2 Raven and 1 Buzzard. (A Hartley)

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Marazion Marsh: 6 Mute Swan, 2 Canada Geese, 1 Greylag, 2 hybrid geese, 9 Mallard, 28 Teal, 1 Cormorant, 4 Little Grebe, 1 Little Egret, 11 Grey Heron, 31 Moorhen, 4 Snipe, 1 Kittiwake, 2 Stonechat, 2 Cetti’s Warbler and 3 Chiffchaff. (DK Parker) Also 1 Bittern (B Toms) 

St Just: 1 2w American Herring Gull again in fields at Jericho Farm. (M Ahmad)

Mousehole, St Clement’s Isle: 1 Glaucous Gull.

Hayle Estuary RSPB: 1 1w Ring-billed Gull.

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