Wednesday 3rd February 2016

Late picture, 2/2, Long Rock: Glossy Ibis (Linton Proctor)

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Truro: 1 f Blackcap on garden feeder. (D Hastilow) Also 1 f Brambling at garden feeding station. (D Jenkins)

Long Rock: 1 Glossy Ibis again. (P Freestone, A James, M Ahmad)

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Alan James

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Alan James

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Alan James

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Alan James


Newlyn Harbour:
1w Glaucous Gull still at 0930hrs. (P Freestone)

PFreestone_GlaucGull_030216Glaucous Gull, Paul Freestone

St Loy: 1 Firecrest, 2 Goldcrest, 8 Siskin, 10 Long-tailed Tit, 1 Bullfinch and 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker, also Otter just offshore. (P&H Taylor)

Sancreed: 1 ring-tailed Hen Harrier flew east over Sancreed Beacon at 1015hrs. Also 1 Peregrine over. (P Freestone) Also 1 1w Ring-billed Gull again.

Hayle Estuary RSPB Reserve: 37 Curlew, 50+ Wigeon, Teal (not counted), 5 Rock Pipit, 16 Shelduck, 24 Carrion Crow, 112+ Lesser Black-backed Gull, 90+ Great Black-backed Gull, 168+ Herring Gull, 220+ Black-headed Gull, 4 Little Egret, 5 Grey Heron, 4 Linnet, 8 Oystercatcher, 2 Greenshank, 8 Redshank, 1 Lapwing, 3 Jackdaw, 1 f Blackcap, 1 Redwing, 10+ Goldfinch, 1 Dunlin and 2 Ringed Plover. Copperhouse Creek: 1w Iceland Gull at west end, 138 Herring Gull, 1 Little Egret, 2 Shelduck, 1 Cormorant and 30+ Wigeon. (P Freestone) Also 1 Spoonbill again.

PFreestone_IcelandGull_030216Iceland Gull, Paul Freestone

St Gothian Sands NR: 57 Teal, 1 m Pochard, 33 Canada Geese, 5 Curlew, 22 Tufted Duck, 5 Great Black-backed Gull, 2 Raven, Dunnock, Wren, Blackbird, Magpie. (P Freestone)

Godrevy: 3 Purple Sandpiper, 26 Turnstone, 93 Oystercatcher, 1 Great Skua, 300+ Kittiwake,  Fulmar, 100+ Shag, 60+ Gannet, 400+ Guillemot, 150+ Razorbill and 2 Cormorant. (P Freestone)

Camel Trail from Wadebridge to Padstow: 4 Little Grebe, 12 Cormorant, 2 Little Egret, 1 Spoonbill, 35 Mute Swan, 2 Canada Goose, 70 Shelduck, 12 Mallard, 3 Goosander, 1 Water Rail, 4 Moorhen, 110 Oystercatcher, 5 Ringed plover, 7 Grey Plover, 1000 Golden Plover, 120 Lapwing, 2 Turnstone, 200 Dunlin, 1 Sanderling, 70 Redshank, 1 Spotted Redshank, 1 Greenshank, 12 Black-tailed Godwit, 125 Curlew, 250 Black-headed Gull, 1 Common Gull, 9 Lesser Black-backed Gull, 3 Great Black-backed Gull, 70 Herring Gull, 4 Wood Pigeon, 1 Meadow Pipit, 1 Grey Wagtail, 1 Pied Wagtail, 1 Wren, 1 Dunnock, 3 Robin, 5 Blackbird, 1 Song Thrush, 1 Great Tit, 15 Jackdaw, 12 Rook, 40 Carrion Crow, 2 Raven, 30 Starling and 1 Goldfinch. (M Scawen)

Malpas: 23 Shelduck, 8 Black-tailed Godwit,10 Curlew, 12 Redshank and 1 Goldcrest. (B Smith)

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Cape Cornwall: 13:40-15:40 hours; 5 Manx Shearwaters, 1000+ Kittiwakes and 000s of auks south. (N Wheatley)

 St Ives: 1 Great Northern Diver, 3 Balearic Shearwater and 1 Bottle-nosed Dolphin.

Tregidden: 1 Firecrest in private garden.

Hannafore Point: 1 Glaucous Gull past.

Wadebridge: 1 f Black Redstart, Glen Road.

Pentire Point to Rumps Point: 1 Lapland Bunting.

Ponsanooth Sewage Works: 1 Yellow-browed Warbler, 1 Siberian Chiffchaff and 1+ Firecrest.

Marazion, Little London to Trenow Cove: 1 f Black Redstart, 4 Black-throated Diver and 4 Great Northern Diver. 

Helston Sewage Works: 1 Siberian Chiffchaff

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