Monday 22nd January 2018

Gerrans, Bay, Pendower: 1 Pacific Diver distantly. (B Bosisto)

Marazion Marsh RSPB: 2 Mute Swan, 2 Canada Geese, 1 Gadwall, 19 Teal, 10 Mallard, 2 Little Egret, 8 Grey Heron, 11 Little Grebe, 1 Water Rail, 42 Moorhen, 1 Coot, 1 Jack Snipe, 4 Snipe, 1 Black-headed Gull, 3 Herring Gull, 1 Kingfisher and 2 Cetti’s Warbler. (WeBS) Also 1 Firecrest and 2 Stonechat. (DK Parker)

St Blazey: 1 Firecrest in a private garden.

Harvey’s Towans, Hayle: 35 Ringed Plover on waters edge. (S Grose)

Hayle, King George V Memorial Walk: 1 Firecrest in yew tree, 3 Blackcap, 9 Greenfinch. (S Grose)

Hayle Estuary RSPB: 5 Yellow-legged Gull. (M Halliday) Also  4 Goosander (1 male) and 1 Spoonbill. (MJ Spicer).

Yellow-legged Gull, Mark Halliday

Mevagissey: 3 (2w 2 1w) Glaucous Gull. also 2 (ad and 1w) Iceland Gull. (B Bosisto)

Pendeen Watch: 1 Glaucous Gull flew past. (C Teague)

Pendeen, seawatch: 1 Little Auk and 7 Red-throated Diver. (P St Pierre, M Elliot)

Camel Estuary: 1w Glaucous Gull at Tregirls beach. (DI Julian)

St Gothian Sands: 1w Glaucous Gull and 1w Scaup.

Newlyn, Tolcarne rocks: 1 ad Glaucous Gull, later in harbour, also 2 (ad & 2w) Mediterranean Gull, 1 Kittiwake and 1 pale-bellied Brent Goose. (M Elliot, P St Pierre, J Hawkey, R Phillips, T Mills) Harbour: 1 1w Glaucous Gull, 1 1w Iceland Gull and 1 m Peregrine flying over carrying prey (Blackbird) (M Elliot, T Mills, J St Ledger) Sandy Cove: 2 Firecrest, 1 Goldcrest, 1 f Bullfinch and 1 Water Rail. (T Mills)

Glaucous Gull, John St Ledger

Glaucous Gull, John St Ledger

Glaucous Gull, John St Ledger

Iceland Gull, John St Ledger

St Austell Sewage Works: 1 Firecrest. (M Jones)

Crowlas: 1 Firecrest. (R Veal)

St Austell Bay: 23 Black-throated Diver, 27 Great Northern Diver, 4 Red-necked Grebe ( 1 off of Par, 1 at Carlyon Bay, 2 at Porthpean), 2 Slavonian Grebe (Spit Beach), 3 Great Crested Grebe, 1 Velvet Scoter3 Surf Scoter,1 Long-tailed Duck. (B Bosisto)

Amalveor: Hen Harrier west at 16.21 then it or another roosted at 16.50, c50 Fieldfare. (R Menari)

Penhale Point: 2 Peregrine Falcon,1 Tawny Owl. (S Grose)

Carrick Roads: 3 Great Northern Diver, 50+ Common Dolphin in the Roads, c10 Turnstone also flew out and past Pendennis Point, 08:30 hrs. (D Chaney)

Falmouth: 2 Black Redstart at Castle Beach. (D Chaney)

Chykembro Common: 4+ Yellowhammer. (DK Parker)

Higher Kerrowe: 14 Fieldfare, c30 Golden Plover and 2 Guineafowl. (DK Parker)

Men-an-Tol: 1 ringtail Hen Harrier at 16:52, also 2+ Barn Owl and c40 Golden Plover. (DK Parker)

Padstow, Tregirls Beach: 1 1w Glaucous Gull. (D Julian)

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