Sunday 5th March 2017

Helston Boating Lake: 1st winter Bonaparte’s Gull. (T Blunden et al)

Bonaparte's Gull, Tony Blunden

Bonaparte’s Gull, Tony Blunden

Bonaparte's Gull, Tony Blunden

Bonaparte’s Gull, Tony Blunden

Bonaparte's Gull, Tony Blunden

Bonaparte’s Gull, Tony Blunden

Bonaparte's Gull, Mashuq Ahmed

Bonaparte’s Gull, Mashuq Ahmed

Bonaparte's Gull, Reuben Veal

Bonaparte’s Gull, Reuben Veal

Bonaparte's Gull, Alex McKechnie

Bonaparte’s Gull, Alex McKechnie

Loe Pool: 14 Cattle Egret, 6 Mediterranean Gulls, 4 Common Gulls, 1 Kingfisher. (I Maclean)

Helston SW: 1 Yellow-browed Warbler. (D Wright)

Frenchman’s Creek: 12 Cattle Egret, 7 Little Egret, 2 Grey Heron in trees at 18:00. At the same time a further 10+ Egret sp. could be seen in the cow field beyond the trees but were too distant and obscured for me to ID with my bins. (J Selby)

Falmouth Bay: c90 Shag, 1 Great Northern Diver from Swanpool Beach, 12 Turnstone to Gyllyngvase Beach. (D Chaney)

Long Rock Pool: 1st winter Little Gull this afternoon. (M Rouncefield)

Little Gull, M Rouncefield

Little Gull, M Rouncefield

Polgigga: 1st winter American Herring Gull, 1 juv Iceland Gull. (K Wilson)

Newquay: 5 Chough on the golf course this morning. (C Stephenson)

Gannel Estuary: 1st winter Ring-billed Gull, 9 Med Gull, 600 Black-headed Gull, 440 Herring Gull, 18 Lesser Black-backed Gull, 5 Wigeon. (S Rowe)

Penwithick: 8 Sparrow, 2 Dunnock, 2 Siskin, 1 Pied Wagtail. (K.Bowers)

Siskin, Kevin Bowers

Siskin, Kevin Bowers

Siskin, Kevin Bowers

Siskin, Kevin Bowers

Camborne: 1 Bullfinch in private garden. (B Parsonage)

Bullfinch, Brian Parsonage

Bullfinch, Brian Parsonage

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

Marazion: 1 Red-throated Diver flew W and 9 Great Northern Diver offshore. 1 singing Chiffchaff, 1 drk Gadwall, 1 singing Cetti’s Warbler on the marsh. (R Veal)

 

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