Thursday 10th March 2016

Penzance, Chyandour:  11 Mediterranean Gull and 2 Black Redstart. (D Flumm)

Bartinney Downs: 1 Short-eared Owl showing well and singing Skylark  (S. Russ)

Crowlas: 4 Raven and 1m Sparrowhawk. (R Veal)

Rame Head: 1 Firecrest late afternoon along Coast Path. (D Allan)

Truro, my garden: 1 f Brambling. (D Jenkins)

Tehidy Woods: 2 Great Spotted Woodpecker. (P Dinning)

Video, Paul Dinning

Siblyback Reservoir: 1 redhead Smew and 2 Siskins calling in pines by car park. (R Smaldon)

Dozmary Pool:  4 Goldeneye (2 males). (R Smaldon)

Colliford Lake: 1 Great Crested Grebe north of Searle’s Downs. (R Smaldon)

Saltash, China Fleet Club: 1 Yellow-browed Warbler still c 50m north of workshop. (M Beer)

Kingsmill Lake: 2 Avocet, 4 Black-tailed Godwit and 4 Greenshank. (M Beer)

Penzance Leisure Centre: 2 Firecrest (P St Pierre)

Marazion Marsh RSPB Reserve: 5 Mute Swan, 7 Canada Geese, 42 Teal, 4 drake Mallard, 2 Shoveler, 5 Little Grebe, 2 Little Egret, 9 Grey Heron, 2 Water Rail, 13 Moorhen, 1 male Bullfinch, 1 male Reed Bunting, 2 Cetti’s Warbler and 8+ Chiffchaff. (DK Parker)

Drift Reservoir, (members only): 1 Greylag, 98 Canada Geese, 7 hybrid geese, 1 Muscovy Duck, 2 Teal, 24 Mallard, 6 Tufted Duck, 6 Cormorant, 1 Little Grebe, 4 Great Crested Grebe, 4 Buzzard, 16 Moorhen, 1 Lesser Black-backed Gull, 10 Herring Gull, 1 Stonechat and 2 Bullfinch. (DK Parker)

Pendower Beach: 1 Velvet Scoter, 1 Common Scoter, 10+ Black Throated Diver, 3+ Great Northern Diver. (A Nicholson)

Perranuthnoe: 1 Hudsonian Whimbrel again at Boat Cove.

St Erth: 1 Firecrest in private garden.

Hayle Estuary RSPB Reserve: 1 Caspian Gull on the Estuary again.

Rame Head: 1 Firecrest along South West Coast path.

Newlyn harbour: 1 juv Glaucous Gull.

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

Sennen Cove: single large whale sp. (Humpback Whale from the photo I’ve seen, Tony) regularly breaching and travelling slowly west at 1445.

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