Thursday 2nd March 2017

Late News, 01/03, Swanpool: 1 Merlin, 2 Mediterranean Gull, c1000 Herring Gull, 5 Harbour Porpoise (3 ad 2 calves) in Falmouth Bay. (D Chaney)

Pendennis Point: 1 Great Northern Diver, 6 Turnstone, 1 Whimbrel, 50 Kittiwake, 2 Diver sp west, 1 m Stonechat, 8 Harbour Porpoise, 15 Common Dolphin. (D Chaney)

Swanpool/Swanvale: 2 Bullfinch, 16+ Robin, Green Woodpecker heard, 5 Chiffchaff including one in song, 1 Redwing, 1 Yellow-browed Warbler still present at entrance to Swanvale, 2 Goldcrest, 1 Water Rail. (JH & K Dalziel)

Falmouth Docks: 1 Glaucous Gull in Northern Arm car park but private property with no public access. (S Taylor)

Porthgwarra: 2 Black Redstart at Hella Point this afternoon. (P Taylor & H Mitchell)

Tehidy Country Park: 1 Cattle Egret in trees by main pond and 1 Yellow-browed Warbler. (A McKechnie)

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Cattle Egret & Yellow-browed Warbler – Alex McKechnie

Trevilley: 2nd cal Kumlien’s Gull, 2 2nd cal Iceland Gull, 3 2nd cal Yellow-legged Gull, 1 Water Pipit. (K Wilson)

Gannel Estuary: 1w Ring-billed Gull present until 5.10pm. (M Lammas)

Crowlas: 1 f Brambling again in private garden. (R Veal)

Marazion: 2 Velvet Scoter, 1 Common Scoter off Station House car park at 7.00am. 1 1w Little Gull, 12 Black-headed Gull, 9 Grey Plover, 2 Little Egret at Venton Cove 5.15pm.(R Menari)

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Little Gull – Richard Menari

Penzance: f Eider near the harbour, drk Eider and ad Little Gull at Eastern Green, 6 Grebe sp and several Dolphin sp offshore. (D King) 1 Pomarine Skua from Jubilee Pool, also many Kittiwake and Gannet and 2-3 Porpoise. (J Headon)

Dunmere Wood: 1 Marsh Tit. (D Parker)

Sladesbridge: 2 Marsh Tit, 1 Treecreeper. (D Parker)

Mousehole: Black Redstart.

Lamorna Cove: Balearic Shearwater reported.

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