Tuesday 10th January 2017

Late News, 9/1, Padstow: 2 Barn Owl at Padstow Farm Shop.  (S Grose).

Porthilly Point: 3 Brent Goose (pale bellied), 4 Greenshank, 2 Ringed Plover, 1 Kingfisher, 3 Common Gull & 35 Wigeon. (S Grose).

Prisk Cove Beach; 1 Black-throated Diver, 4 Great Northern Diver (calling), 3 Grey Plover, 1 Turnstone, 1 Shelduck. (J St Ledger)

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Great Northern Diver, Grey Plover – John St Ledger

Truro; Tresillian River between St Clement and Tresemple Pool; from 09.45 to 10.45; 2 Avocet, 3 Greenshank, 20+ Shelduck, 30 Black-tailed Godwit, 25 curlew, 3 Oyster catcher, 3 Mute Swan, 1 Grey Heron plus numerous teal, black headed gulls and redshank. (J Lander)

Tresemple Pool: 20 Redshank,14 Snipe and 3 Little Grebe. (J Lander) 1 Spotted Redshank, 53 Redshank, 9 Greenshank, 14 Snipe, 9 Black-tailed Godwit and 4 Curlew at high tide roost. (MJ Spicer)

Tresillian River: 2 Avocet swimming mid river plus 20 Mute Swan. (MJ Spicer)

St Clement: 1f Blackcap on feeders. (MJ Spicer)

Bude: 1 Grey Heron, 2 Cormorant, 1 Lesser Black-backed Gull, 1 Red Breasted Merganser, 5 Mute Swan, 150+ Lapwing, 30+ Canada Goose, 3 Little Egret and 4 Cattle Egret ( H Wilkins)

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Red-breasted Merganser, Cattle Egret – H Wilkins

Gannel Estuary: 1st winter Ring-billed Gull, 9 Mediterranean Gull, 139 Curlew, 9 Redshank, 1 Greenshank (S Rowe).

Antony: 26  Avocet on Lynher opposite Wacker Quay this afternoon. (A Payne)

Torpoint: 1 Sandwich Tern feeding close inshore on St John’s Lake this afternoon. (A Payne)

Mousehole: Eastern Black Redstart again today.

Newbridge: flock of 50+ Canada Geese today (Sennen Cover Birdwatching)

Hayle: 1w dr Green-winged Teal again today

Swanpool: Yellow-browed Warbler, 3 Chiffchaff, 1 Firecrest, 1 Blackcap with 2 Black-throated Diver & pod of 15 Bottlenose Dolphin offshore (B Porter, C Urquart)

Pernyn: Yellow-browed Warblr on UoE campus (C Urquart)

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