Friday 22nd January 2016

Walmsley Sanctuary: 1 drake Green-winged Teal, 1 Spoonbill, 8 Pintail, 1 Peregrine, 2 Tufted Duck, 4 Little Egret, 2 Water Rail, 2 Chiffchaff, 6 Little Grebe, 100+ Black-tailed Godwit, 100+ Curlew, 60+ Canada Geese, 7 Gadwall, 1 Buzzard, 3 Redshank, plus Shoveler, Teal and Wigeon. (A Piper, W Delacour)

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Tamar Estuary, St. John’s Lake: 1 Great Northern Diver and 2 Spoonbill. Millbrook: 14 Black-tailed Godwit. (A Blonden)

Cot Valley: 1 Firecrest and 1 Peacock butterfly. (K. Dalziel and J. Hawkey)

Bude: 11 Turnstone, 3 Mute Swan, 2 Pied Wagtail, 2 Meadow Pipit, 16 Oystercatcher, 2 Grey Heron, 1 Stonechat, 1 Lapwing, 1 Cormorant, 40 Canada Goose, 5 Teal and 1 Wren. (H Wilkins)

Newlyn harbour: 1 Kingfisher. (J Hawkey)

Gannel Estuary: 1 Water Pipit, 1 Whimbrel, 140 Curlew, 3 Greenshank, 10 Redshank, 40 Lesser Black-backed Gull, 3 Mediterranean Gull and 46 Wigeon. (S Rowe)

Chun Downs: 1 Barn Owl. (I Webster)

Sancreed: 1 Ring-billed Gull. (R Butts)

Penzance: 1 Pacific Diver and 2 Black-throated Diver off Top Tieb; 2 f Black Redstart off Railway Station. (R Butts) Also 1 juv Glaucous Gull past harbour.

Hayle Estuary RSPB Reserve: 1 Glaucous Gull. (T Mcgowan)

Siblyback Reservoir: 1 Smew still. (D Parker)

Marazion: 1 Hudsonian Whimbrel again at Little London and at Perranruthnoe,  also Whimbrel and 5 Black-throated Diver.

Ponsanooth: 1 Yellow-browed Warbler and 4 Siberian Chiffchaff at sewage works.

Stithians Reservoir: 1 Slavonian Grebe still.

Penryn: 2 Black Redstart and 1 Grey Wagtail. (C Benton)

Falmouth, Swanpool: 1 bat sp. (P Ensom)

St Erth: bat sp. (M Spicer)

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