Sunday 26th February 2017

Late News, 25/02, Mylor Bridge, Passage Hill: 1 Blackcap singing (R White)

Penzance: 2 Pomarine Skua off Jubilee Pool, but no sign of Pacific Diver this morning. (D Balmer) 

Mousehole: 1 imm Pomarine Skua circling a fishing boat before disappearing behind St Clement’s Isle 14:30. (R Butts)

Hayle Estuary: 1 2cy Iceland Gull on Hayle Estuary, 1 Spoonbill on Copperhouse Creek this morning. (D Balmer)

Coverack: Juv Glaucous Gull, juv Iceland Gull in the harbour at Coverack this morning. (T Phelps)

Gannel Estuary: 7 Cattle Egret for 2nd morning, viewed from carpark at 9 am, 7 Mediterranean Gull. (M Lammas)

Truro, Menadews Farm:  12 Cattle Egret in field with cattle. (B Toms, M Curtis) 1 Cattle Egret from road later.(A Hill).

Tresillian river: 14 Redshank, 1 Spotted Redshank, at least 5 Mediterranean Gulls in large gull flock including over 200 Black-headed Gull, 10 Lesser Black-backed Gull and many (uncounted) Herring Gull, 25 Teal, over 40 Shelduck . (A Hill)

Frenchman’s Creek: 15+ Cattle Egret in trees this am (P Tongue)

St Clement: 1 Marsh Tit, 3 Siskin on feeders. (B Toms, M Curtis)

Pendower Beach:  5 Common Scoter, 6 Black-throated Diver, 1 Red-throated Diver. (B Toms, M Curtis)

St Just-in- Roseland: 4 Cirl Bunting.(B Toms, M Curtis)

Dozmary Pool: Lesser Scaup still at 10:00am

Port Isaac: Black Redstart on lifeboat slipway this morning. (S Grose)

Chapple Farm: 7 Common Gull in field at Quintrell Downs. (S Grose)

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