Tuesday 31st January 2017

Porth Reservoir: juv Iceland Gull still,  female Goosander, male Pochard, 7 Tufted Duck, 4 Great Crested Grebe. (M Lammas)

Coswarth: 7 Cattle Egret south of the railway crossing. Please stick to public rights of way and do not enter fields. (M Lammas)

St Erth: 1 Cattle Egret in Treloweth Lane this morning. (MJ Spicer)

Cattle Egret, Mike Spicer

Cattle Egret, Mike Spicer

Hayle Estuary RSPB: Drake Green-winged Teal, juv Iceland Gull and adult Yellow-legged Gull on main estuary and Avocet on Ryan’s Field. (DK Parker) Also 7 Med Gull, 2 Reed Bunting, 180+ Lesser Black-backed Gull, 121+ Black-headed Gull, 60+ Great Black-backed Gull, 12 Grey Plover, 15 Bar-tailed Godwit, 1 Greenshank, 36 Redshank, 120+ Dunlin and 1100+ Lapwing. 1 Black-tailed Godwit on Ryan’s Field. (Cornwall Birding)

Marazion Marsh RSPB: Bittern still on main marsh at 14:07. (L Proctor)

Stithians Reservoir: 4 Blue Tit, 6 Great Tit, 10+ Chaffinch, 2 (mf) Reed Bunting, 4 Dunnock,  8 Long-tailed Tit, 3 Snipe, 100+ Lapwing over. (A James)

Blue Tit, Alan James

Blue Tit, Alan James

Long-tailed Tit, Alan James

Long-tailed Tit, Alan James

Great Tit, Alan James

Great Tit, Alan James

Falmouth: Black Redstart (male) on wall of car park at Kimberley Place. (J St Ledger)

Roseland, Ruan Lanihorne: 4 siskin at bird feeder in private garden. (D Hall)

Freathy: 2 Cattle Egret, viewed distantly from entrance to Withnoe Barton in Radford Lane. (B Taggart)

Cattle Egret, Bruce Taggart

Cattle Egret, Bruce Taggart

Millbrook Creek: 1 imm Spoonbill, c60 Teal, 20 Black-tailed Godwit, 2 Peregrine (B Taggart)

Millbrook Lake: 6 Red-breasted Merganser, 16 Med Gull. (B Taggart)

Bude: 14 Oystercatcher, 2 Lesser Black-backed Gull and 1 Shag. (H Wilkins)

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