Monday 14th January 2019

Late news, 12/1, Helston Sewage Treatment Centre: 1 Firecrest, 2 Siberian Chiffchaff, 1 Goldcrest. (J Evans)

Late news, 13/1, Loe Pool: 12 Goosander, 20 Pochard. (J Evans)

Late news, 13/1, Colliford (Dam End): 5 Goosander (2 Male, 3 redhead), 2 ad Yellow-legged Gull. (G Lewis)

Late news, 13/1, Dozmary Pool: 1 female Goldeneye. (G Lewis)

Late news, 13/1, Siblyback Lake: 1 Willow Tit at the bridge across stream just past the hide. (G Lewis)

Trenance boating lake, Newquay: 1 Glossy Ibis late afternoon roosting on island by café. (S Rowe et al) Also 1 Tawny Owl, 1 Otter, (family of 3 visiting lake at dawn and dusk since early October). (S Grose)

Glossy Ibis – Steve Rowe

Marazion: Female Velvet Scoter offshore. (P St Pierre)

Sancreed: 3 Cattle Egret, 8 Snipe, 40 Redwing. (D Flumm)

Gulval: 2 Serin again in 2nd field east of the church, but flew towards Ludgvan with 2 Goldfinch. (P St Pierre)

Lower Tamar Lake: Female Ring-necked Duck and Scaup still. (R Treeby)

Chapel Amble: 1 Temminck’s Stint, 10+ Water Pipit. (Swallow Birding)

Penryn: 2 Yellow-browed Warblers on the campus. Including one ringed last week. (T Phelps)

Penzance: 1 Great Northern Diver and 4 juv male Eider off Wherrytown and fem Goldeneye off the bus station. (L Proctor)

Cot Valley: 1w Iceland Gull on beach and 2 (m & f) Black Redstart, 2 Chough (over), 1 Tawny Owl and 1 Water Rail. (N Wheatley, MJ Spicer)

Iceland Gull – Mike Spicer

St Austell SW: Last week’s Yellow-browed Warbler still along the river at SX010505 and another in the Pentewan valley trail car park at SX012508. (J Rance)

Gweek: Yellow-browed Warbler in trees on the road going out of the village past the shop.

Woon Gumpus Common: 1 male Hen Harrier hunting early afternoon. (P Clement)

Lamorna Cove: 1 Black Redstart. (M McKee)

Hayle Estuary RSPB: Water Pipit again.

Winnards Perch: 1 Barn Owl on the Padstow road just on from Winnards  Perch. (T Whitemore)

Swanpool: 1 Black-throated Diver and 1 Great Northern Diver. (T Phelps)

Portscatho: 1 Long-tailed Duck, 2 Slavonian Grebe, 2 Black-throated Diver and 3 Great Northern Diver off Porth Curnick Beach. (M Jones)

Tallack’s Creek, Devoran: Spotted Redshank showing well this morning but no sign of Lesser Yellowlegs. (J Lander)

Rock Helipad Field: 3 Mistle Thrush, 1 Sparrowhawk. (S Grose)

Porth Reservoir: 1 Great crested Grebe, 2 Tufted Duck, 1 Water Rail, 21 Coot. (S Grose)

Trevemper Roundabout: 1 Barn Owl in Eucalyptus Tree. (S Grose)

Ruan Minor: 1 female Bullfinch eating dandelions in private garden. (L Mait)

Bullfinch – Lola Mait

Charlestown: 1 f Blackcap. (D Hastilow)

Crowntown: c5 Redwing in a private garden. (M Logan)

Truro: 1 Redwing in a private garden. (D Jenkins)

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