Sunday 5th February 2017

Lizard: Great Grey Shrike in the south east corner of Lizard Downs north of Kynance Road in the Grochall corner area,. Viewable distantly from the Kynance Road to 17:00 at least. (T Blunden)

North Cliffs: 4+ Lapland Bunting in large stubble field with 400+ Linnet and 150 Skylark, also 1 Peregrine and 2 Dolphin/Porpoise sp offshore. (R Veal)

St Gothian Sands: 2 m Shoveler, 12 Tufted Duck, 6 Greylag Goose, 13 Curlew, 2 Common Gull, 1 Mediterranean Gull. (R Veal, S Grose)

Hell’s Mouth: 65 Guillemot, 31 Razorbill on the cliffs. (S Grose)

Hayle Estuary RSPB: 1 imm Spoonbill, 7 ad Common Gull, 13 Mediterranean Gull, 4 (2m) Goosander, 15 Teal, 121 Golden Plover, 1 Snipe, c350 Lapwing on Lelant Saltings. 1 Avocet, 2 Black-tailed Godwit on Ryan’s Field. (R Veal, K Hambly-Staite) 5 Goosander on Carnsew Pool early morning. (S Grose)

St Erth: 1 Cattle Egret this evening. (R Augarde, K Hambly-Staite)

Cattle Egret – Richard Augarde

Crowlas: 1 f Brambling, 1 Goldcrest, 2 (m+f) Blackcap in private garden. (R Veal)

Helston: 2 (1w+2w) Iceland Gull on the boating lake. (D Eva, I MacLean, S Croft)

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Iceland Gull – Ilya MacLean

Gannel Estuary: juv Iceland Gull this afternoon, different from the Porth Reservoir bird. (S Rowe, D Julian) Ring-billed Gull also reported again.

Porth Reservoir: juv Iceland Gull still present. (D Julian)

Wadebridge: 1 Black Redstart along Glen Road this morning. (D Julian)

Walmsley Sanctuary: 200+ Canada Goose, 15 Teal, 200+ Wigeon, 150+ Black-tailed Godwit, 10 Shoveler, 2 Grey Heron, 3 Spoonbill, 2 Mute Swan, 2 Coot, 1 Little Grebe, 1 Little Egret, 1 Robin, 50 Curlew, 1 Buzzard, 1 Tufted Duck, 15 Mallard, 1 Blue Tit . (K Bowers)

Burniere Hide, Camel Estuary: 1 Oystercatcher, 100+ Lapwing, 1 Little Egret, 2 Curlew, 15 Black-headed Gull, 6 Redshank, 2 Shelduck. (K Bowers)

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Curlew and Oystercatcher – Kevin Bowers

Penzance: 2 Velvet Scoter, 1 Eider, 3 Great Northern Diver, 3 Purple Sandpiper, 60 Sanderling, 26 Dunlin viewed from Jubilee Pool. (C Moore)

Mousehole: 1 Kingfisher. (K Hambly-Staite)

St Austell Bay: 33 Great Northern Diver, 6 Black-throated Diver, 1 Red-throated Diver, 2 Great Crested Grebe, 3 Slavonian Grebe, 39 Common Scoter, 1 dr Velvet Scoter. (B Bosistow)

Mevagissey: 1 ad Mediterranean Gull. (B Bosistow)

Porthpean: 4 ad Mediterranean Gull, 1 Grey Wagtail. (B Bosistow)

Hemmick Beach: 1 Grey Wagtail. (B Bosistow)

Caerhays: 22 Mediterranean Gull, 2 Common Snipe. (B Bosistow)

Veryan Bay: 12 Great Northern Diver,15 Black-throated Diver, 1 Red-throated Diver, 3 Slavonian Grebe. (B Bosistow)

Portholland: 2 ad Mediterranean Gull, 1 Porpoise. (B Bosistow)

Gerrans Bay: 39 Great Northern Diver,1 Black-throated Diver, 1 Red-necked Grebe, 7 Common Scoter, 1 Long-tailed Duck. (B Bosistow)

Pendower: 15 Mediterranean Gull, 1 Whimbrel, 1 Chough, 1 Grey Wagtail, 1 Bottle-nosed Dolphin. (B Bosistow)

Portscatho: 1 Whimbrel, 1 Redshank, 5 Dunlin, 52 Turnstone, 8 Mediterranean Gull, 1 Cirl Bunting. (B Bosistow)

Ruan Lanihorne: 129 Wigeon, 1 Great spotted Woodpecker. (B Bosistow)

Bude Marshes: 2 Cattle Egret, c350 Lapwing, c20 snipe. (L Sampson)

Tresemple Pool: 3 Avocet opposite the pool, 2 Snipe, 1 Water Rail. (M Jones)

East Looe: 1 Peregrine, 1 male Black Redstart. (D Spooner)

Hannafore Point, Looe: 3 Great Northern Diver, 1 Slavonian Grebe, 1 ad Mediterranean Gull, 1 Fulmar, 18 Turnstone, 1 dr Eider,16 Oystercatcher, 2 Shag, 10 Cormorant, 2 Stonechat, 1 Grey Wagtail, 1 Pied Wagtail, 1 f Black Redstart. (M Frost, D Spooner)

Newlyn: 2 (m+f) Eider offshore from Penlee Lifeboat Station. (S Grose)

Trevean Cove to Cudden Point: 4 Buzzard, 2 Kestrel, 5 Oystercatcher, 2 Whimbel, 4 Chiffchaff. (A James)

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Kestrel – Alan James

Charlestown: 1 f Blackcap. ( D Hastilow)

Kynance Cove: 2 Chough. (J Pinkney)

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