Monday 23rd January 2017

Late news, 22/1, Hayle Estuary RSPB: 1 Green-winged Teal, 4 (2m+2f) Goosander, 1 1w Yellow-legged Gull, 4 ad Common Gull, 10 Redshank, 9 Bar-tailed Godwit, 1 Black-tailed Godwit, 1 Curlew, 1 Spoonbill. (B Dallas)

Newlyn harbour: 1 Black Redstart, 1 Kingfisher, 1 Razorbill, 43 Turnstone. (S Grose)

Lands End, Greeb Farm: 4 Chough, 1m Brambling. (S Grose)

Minack theatre/Rospletha Cliffs: 3 Chough, 13 Common Gull. (S Grose)

Bude: 2 Grey Heron, 8 Lapwing, 2 Redwing, 12+ Teal, c200 Canada Goose, 2 Kingfisher, 1 Stonechat, 1 Oystercatcher, 2 Great Black-backed Gull, 2 Cormorant and 2 Skylark. (H Wilkins)

Sancreed: 1 Firecrest, 1 Chiffchaff, 1 Red Admiral on the wing. (D Flumm)

Polbathic Creek: 1 Spoonbill. (A Blonden)

St Gothian Sands LNR:Water Rail, 1 Sparrowhawk, m&f Shoveler. (S Grose)

Hayle Estuary RSPB Reserve, Lelant Saltings: 1 2w Iceland Gull. (S Turner) Also 1 Green-winged Teal, 248 Teal, 2 (m+f) Goosander, 42 Golden Plover, 2 (ad and subad) Yellow-legged Gull, 1 Common Gull, 175 Black-headed Gull, 3 Mediterranean Gull, 1 Water Pipit. (B Dallas) Plus 1 Spoonbill.

Cross Lanes: 3+ Woodlark with c. 70 Skylark near Trenoweth Farm. (I Maclean)

Penzance: 1 ad Pacific Diver, 3 Velvet Scoter, 3 Great Northern Diver offshore.

Perranuthnoe: 1 Hudsonian Whimbrel again at Boat Cove, also 1 Siberian Chiffchaff at Trenow Cove.

Drift Reservoir (members only): 2 Black-necked Grebe still.

Swanpool: 1 Siberian Chiffchaff in trees by the beach car park.

Dozmary Pool: 1 m Lesser Scaup again.

Nanjizal: 1 Little Bunting still in hedge just east of footpath to Trevilley, also 2 Lapland Buntings in stubble field.

East Looe, Barbican: 1 Goldcrest  private garden. (S Street)

West Looe,  Hannafore: 1m &1f Stonechat, 1 Black Redstart, 1 Wren, 6+ Rock Pipit, 2 Pied Wagtail, 1 Little Egret, 1 m Eider, 1 Oystercatcher. (S Street)

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