Wednesday 10th February 2016

Late news, 9/2, Torpoint, St John’s Lake: 1 f Long-tailed Duck and 2 Great Northern Diver. (A Pearson)

Stithians Reservoir, Stuart Hutchings hide: 1f Pintail, 4 Goldeneye (2m, 2f) and 1 Slavonian Grebe. (G Adams)

Truro: 1 m Siskin and 1 f Brambling  in garden. (D Jenkins)

Ponsanooth Treatment works: 1 Yellow-browed Warbler, 2 Siberian Chiffchaff, 2 Firecrest, 10 Chiffchaff and 4 Goldcrest around the settling ponds. (T Wilson)

Mylor Churchtown: 1 Great Northern Diver, 5 Black-necked Grebe, 7 Red-breasted Merganser, 1 Little Grebe and 1 Chiffchaff. (T Wilson)

Bude: 12 Turnstone, 3 Oystercatcher, 2 Great Black-backed Gull, 1 Grey Heron, 1 Grey Wagtail, 3 Teal, 39 Lapwing, 1 Cormorant, 2 Goldfinch and 2 Stonechat. (H Wilkins)

Camel Trail from Wadebridge to Tregunna: 3 Little Grebe, 8 Cormorant, 4 Little Egret, 43 Mute Swan, 2 Canada Goose, 36 Shelduck, 12 Mallard, 4 Wigeon, 3 Goosander, 3 Buzzard, 1 Sparrowhawk, 40 Oystercatcher, 10 Ringed Plover, 60 Golden Plover, 200 Lapwing, 175 Dunlin, 1 Common Sandpiper, 1 Green Sandpiper, 60 Redshank, 12 Black-tailed Godwit, 75 Curlew, 170 Black-headed Gull, 6 Lesser Black-backed Gull, 25 Great Black-backed Gull, 45 Herring Gull, 3 Wood Pigeon, 1 Collared Dove, 2 Meadow Pipit, 1 Grey Wagtail, 1 Pied Wagtail, 2 Wren, 1 Dunnock, 3 Robin, 9 Blackbird, 2 Song Thrush, 4 Redwing, 3 Chiffchaff, 4 Goldcrest, 1 Great Tit, 1 Blue Tit, 1 Coal Tit, 2 Magpie, 40 Jackdaw, 30 Rook, 75 Carrion Crow, 2 Raven, 55 Starling, 7 House Sparrow, 3 Chaffinch, 1 Goldfinch and 2 Bullfinch. (M Scawen)

Mousehole, St Clement’s Isle: 1 1w  American Herring Gull. (C Moore, M Ahmad)

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Newlyn, Sandy Cove: 1 imm Glaucous Gull following the fishing boat “Sheila,” left the boat and flew into the harbour, also 5 Great Northern Diver. Harbour: the above mentioned Glaucous Gull plus 1 imm. Iceland Gull and 1 Great Northern Diver. (R Butts) Newlyn River mouth: 2 imm Glaucous Gull (one had flown our of harbour) and 1 m Black Redstart. (T Mills)

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Sancreed: 1w Ring-billed Gull again south of Trannack Farm.

St Ives: 2 Great Northern Diver from the NCI Lookout today

Long Rock: 1 Glossy Ibis again.

Marazion, Plain an Gwarry: 6 Brambling, 15 Siskin and 3 Bullfinch in private garden. Red River mouth: 1 juv Glaucous Gull.

Dozmary Pool: 1 ad m Lesser Scaup.

Hannafore Point: 1 Slavonian Grebe off Looe Island.

Bartinney Down: 2 Fox, juvenile dog fox being harassed by a pair of crows and the resident dog fox has picked up his scent. (A James)

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