Tuesday 15th March 2016

Late news 13/3 Wilcove, Torpoint: 1 Whimbrel. (PJ Smale)

Late News 14/3 Callestick: Firecrest in private garden. Also, Little Egret roosting at village pond. (T Wilson)

Hayle Estuary RSPB: 1 juv Spoonbill, 1 2w Ring-billed Gull and 3 Med Gull on Ryan’s Field early am. (S Turner) 19 Med Gulls in the afternoon. (M Ahmad)

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Trivilley: 1 Whooper Swan. (P&H Taylor)

Perranporth Dunes: 1 Great Northern Diver and two Red-throated Divers offshore (T Wilson)

Chyandour, Penzance: 2 Black Redstart & 2 Small Tortoiseshell butterflies. (DS Flumm, P St Pierre)

Stithians Reservoir: 1m Goldeneye, 1 Black-necked Grebe and 1 Woodcock. (MJ Spicer)

College Reservoir: 1 Marsh Tit, 4 Coal Tit, 2+ Treecreeper and 4+ Chiffchaff. (MJ Spicer)

Truro: 2 Dipper and 1 Grey Wagtail. (MJ Spicer)

Bartinney Down: 1 Short-eared Owl, 1 Merlin, 1 Kestrel, 2 Reed Bunting , 2 Grey Heron and oen Snipe. (A James-photo)

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Bude: 8 Oystercatcher, 8 Turnstone, 1 Grey Heron, 1 Cormorant, 1 Buzzard, 1 Rock Pipit and 3 Meadow Pipit. (H Wilkins)

Siblyback Lake: 1 Stonechat. (R Napp – photo) Also 1m Lesser Scaup still.

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Helford River from Porth Saxon: 1 Great Northern Diver and 2 Grey Wagtail. (J St Ledger)

Falmouth, Castle Beach: 1 Black Redstart. (J St Ledger)

Marazion Marsh: 1 Otter on Cheshire Home, 1 Wheatear, 4 Redwing, 1 Snipe, 4 Cetti’s Warbler, 16 Teal and 3 Chiffchaff. (PA Fraser)

Upper Fowey Valley: 1 singing Dipper. (DK Parker)

Porthgwarra: 1m Wheatear. (MD Wallace)

Helston Boating Lake: 1 Whooper Swan.

Kingsmill Lake: 1 Spotted Redshank still.

Drift Reservoir: Juv Iceland Gull again.

Penzance: Presumed same juv Iceland Gull on A3071 between Penzance and Newbridge following a plough.

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