Stithians List 2017

No.Species Date Notes 
1Black-headed Gull1st January
2Blackbird
3Blue Tit
4Carrion Crow
5Coot
6Cormorant
7Dunnock
8Gadwall
9Goldeneye
10Great Spotted Woodpecker
11Great Tit
12Herring Gull
13Jackdaw
14Lapwing
15Little Grebe
16Long-tailed Tit
17Magpie
18Mallard
19Moorhen
20Pied Wagtail (yarellii)
21Reed Bunting
22Robin
23Snipe
24Starling
25Teal
26Tufted Duck
27Water Rail
28Woodpigeon
29Wren
30Buzzard2nd January
31Chaffinch
32Goldcrest
33Goldfinch
34Grey Heron
35House Sparrow
36Lesser Black-backed Gull
37Shoveler
38Wigeon
39Sparrowhawk3rd January
40Kingfisher
41Pintail6th January
42Short-eared Owl8th January
43Canada Goose
44Chiffchaff
45Common Gull
46Little Egret
47Peregrine
48Pochard
49Stock Dove 11th January
50Redwing13th January
51Fieldfare
52Black-necked Grebe17th January
(Muscovy Duck)
53Curlew
54Stonechat
55Mediterranean Gull21st January
56Bullfinch26th January
57Dipper30th January
58Goosander13th FebruaryDJC
59RedshankDJC
60Great Black-backed GullDJC
61Meadow PipitDJC
62Mistle ThrushDJC
63Skylark 12th March
64Raven
65Kestrel13th March
66Great Crested Grebe
67Greylag Goose22nd March
68Willow Warbler1st AprilDE
69Jack Snipe3rd AprilDE
70Common Sandpiper8th AprilDE
71Linnet 10th AprilDJC
72Tree PipitDJC
73SwallowDJC
74Sand MartinDJC
75Red Kite19th AprilDJC
76BlackcapRHo
77Grasshopper WarblerRHo
78GreenfinchRHo
79Rook
80WhitethroatRHo
81Whimbrel23rd AprilDE
82Sedge WarblerDE
83Garden WarblerDE
84Grey Wagtail24th AprilSVH
(Indian Peafowl)SVH
85House Martin28th AprilSVH
86PheasantSVH
87Cuckoo5th MaySVH
88Great White Egret28th MayWarren C
89SwiftWarren C
90Mute SwanBTo
91Tawny Owl2nd JuneWarren C
92Dunlin22nd JulyRobin H
93Wood Sandpiper5th AugustDE, BTo
94HobbyBTo
95Green Sandpiper6th AugustR Butts
96Green Woodpecker27th AugustR Hampshire
97Wheatear6th SeptemberT Phelps
98Little Stint16th SeptemberDE
99Black-tailed GodwitDE
100Mandarin16th OctoberJStL
101Coal Tit21st OctoberDJC
102Ruff31st OctoberS Kolodz
103Woodcock2nd NovemberR Hamps
104Hen Harrier 3rd NovemberJStL
105Golden PloverJStL
106Song Thrush4th NovemberSWi
107Firecrest7th NovemmerJStL
108Jay13th Novembers will
109Yellow-browed Warbler16th NovemberD Horton
110Slavonian Grebe24th NovemberBob Bosisto
111ScaupBob B

Saturday 27th January 2018

Marazion: Pacific Diver close in shore opposite Station Inn Marazion 9.30-10.30 (K Dalziel & J Hawkey) Godolphin Arms Marazion: 60 Sanderling, 1 Dunlin, 20 Turnstone, Rock Pipit and Pied Wagtail all feeding on the tide wrack. (C Richards) Marazion: 2 Black-throated Diver, 4 Common Scoter. (A Witheywood)

Newquay: 2cy Ring-billed Gull still on Trenance Pool. (per D Julian)

St Clement: 2 Avocet now. (R Augarde)

Penzance: 1 dark juv Glaucous Gull, 1 drk Eider, 12 Great Northern Diver and 1 Great Crested Grebe from the harbour. (R Veal)

Crowlas: 1f Brambling, 1 Chiffchaff in private garden; 2 Common Gull, 1 Stock Dove over. (R Veal)

Hayle: 2 (3w and 2w) Yellow-legged Gull, 1 presumed argentatus Herring Gull and 5 (2m) Goosander. (R Veal) Also 8 Goosander (inc.2 males), 1 Spoonbill still present, 6 Mediterranean Gull, 7 Common Gull. (J Hawkey)

Perranporth Dunes: 2 Jack Snipe, 15 Snipe, 4 Meadow Pipits (T Wilson)

Callestick: Wintering Firecrest still present in private garden (T Wilson)

Polbathic Creek: 1 Snipe ‘parading’ on Kingfisher stick. (A Blonden)

Pendower: 1 Red-necked Grebe, 1 Velvet Scoter, 2 Black-throated Diver, 7 Great Northern Diver (D Eva)

Portscatho: 1 Long-tailed Duck, 5 Great Northern Diver, 24 Mediterranean Gull (D Eva)

Ruan Lanihorne: 2 Spoonbill (D Eva)

St Merryn: 7 Oystercatcher in over flow car park at Harlyn beach, also 1 Peregrine over. (R Hughes)

Lower Tamar Lake: 41 Goosander (15m 26f), 1 Tawny Owl, 2 Little Egret, 1 Willow Tit. (R Mudge)

Truro, in my garden: 2 f Siskin (D Jenkins)

Falmouth, Swanpool: 1 Razorbill, 12 Fulmar on cliffs toward Sunny Cove, 5 Cormorant, 3 Shag (S Van Hear)

St Gothian Sands LNR 3 (ad + 2 1w) Glaucous Gull.

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