Monday 28th March 2016

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Late News, 26/3, Coverack: 4 Sandwich Tern. (P. Bedford)

Late news, 27/3, Cleave: 4 Swallow, 16 Sand Martin and 4 Wheatear between duckpool and the radar dishes. (N Bastin)

Loe Pool: 1 Swallow. (P. Bedford)

Newlyn: 2 juv Glaucous Gull in harbour this afternoon. (T Mills)

TMills_GlaucGull1_280316Glaucous Gull 1, Tony Mills TMills_GlaucGull2_280316Glaucous Gull 2, Tony Mills

Long Rock: 2 doe Roe Deer, 2 Greylag and 2 Canada Geese in field behind Longrock Pool. (A James)

AJames_RoeDeer_280316Roe Deer, Alan James

Stithians Reservoir: 1 Slavonian Grebe, 4 Sand Martin and 1 Swallow. (B Toms)

Stithians, Tregolls: 2 Dipper. (B Toms)

Egloshayle: 16 House Martin overflying S to N. (P McGregor)

Hayle Estuary RSPB Reserve: 1 juv Spoonbill, 1 juv Glaucous Gull, 10 Sandwich Tern (S Rogers, M Halliday). Also 10 Mediterranean Gull and 6 Little Egret. (M Coller)

SRogers_GlaucGull_280316Glaucous Gull, Steve Rogers

St Gothian Sands LNR: 1 f Common Scoter, 1 m Pochard, 1 m Wigeon, 6 Tufted Duck. (S Rogers)

SRogers_CScoter_280316Common Scoter, Steve Rogers

Charlestown: 1 f Blackcap ( D Hastilow)

Bude: 12 Turnstone, 1 Pied Wagtail and 1 Chiffchaff. (H Wilkins)

West Looe, seawatch: 15 Great Northern Diver, 1 Slavonian Grebe in summer plumage, 1 Sandwich Tern and Gannets. (C Buckland)

Helston Boating Lake: 30+ Sand Martin (M Hoggett)

Coombe: 3 Swallow. (SM Taylor)

Falmouth, Gyllyngvase Beach: 4 Sandwich Tern. (J St Ledger)

Helford River: 1 Sandwich Tern. (J St Ledger)

Drift Reservoir (members only): 1 Iceland Gull. 1 m Mandarin Duck,  200+ Sand Martin, 5+ Swallow and 4 Chiffchaff. (M Coller)

Marazion Marsh RSPB Reserve: 1 Yellow-browed Warbler again in trees along Red River.

St Ives: 4 Sandwich Tern, 1 Sand Martin, 1 f Kestrel, also a pod of Bottle-nosed Dolphin, all from NCI Lookout.

Lanhydrock: 1 Red Kite. (S Thomas)

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