Thursday 7th March 2019

Late news, 6/3, Dozmary Pool: Female Scaup again. (P St Pierre)

Coverack: Pallas’s Warbler and Firecrest again. (P Taylor, H Mitchell)

Marazion Marsh RSPB: Glossy Ibis again this evening. (S Rogers) Earlier 1 pr Shoveler, 7 Teal, 4 Mute Swan, 3 Grey Heron, 1 Chiffchaff, 1 Cetti’s Warbler heard and 1 Common Lizard. (T Mills)

Mousehole: Adult Kumlien’s Gull on St Clements Isle roost. (M Elliott)

Looe, Hannafore: Siberian Chiffchaff still present (P. Sharp)

Drift Reservoir (members only): 4 Cattle Egret, 4 Great Crested Grebe, 107 Canada Geese, 1w Yellow-legged Gull. (D Flumm)

Nanquidno: juv Iceland Gull in ploughed field by Land’s End Airfield. (C Moore) Still following the plough at 14:25. (J Bennett)

Clodgy Point: 1 Wheatear and 1 Grear Northern Diver offshore. (D Flumm)

Land’s End: 1 Wheatear. (K Wilson)

Falmouth: Black-throated Diver off Pendennis Point.

Coverack: Humpback Whale again at c13:45. (per J Foster)

St Ives: Humpback Whale off The Island. Also 3 Great Skua in the bay this morning.

Hayle Estuary RSPB: 2 Spoonbill, reported from both Carnsew Basin (S Douglas) and Ryan’s Field (D Chadwick) Also 1 Greenshank. (S Douglas)

Cape Cornwall: 12 Chough & 2 Raven at 11:30. (J Bennett)

Cot Valley: 4 Chough at 12:40. (J Bennett)

Penzance: 1 male Black Redstart at Jubilee Pool, also 6 Purple Sandpiper & 20 Sanderling at 13:50. (J Bennett)

Camel Trail Wadebridge to Tregunna: 3 Curlew, 1 Black-tailed Godwit, 7 Redshank, 8 Oystercatcher, 4 Cormorant, 2 Little Egret, 11 Mute Swan, 2 Shelduck, 8 Blue Tit, 2 Robin, 5 Dunnock, 3 Blackbird. (M Webb)

Curlew, Martin Webb

Little Egret, Martin Webb

Oystercatcher, Martin Webb

Redshank, Martin Webb

Truro: Black Redstart in a private garden. (M Costa)

Truro: Raven calling on Moresk Viaduct over River Allen. (K & J Mortimore)

Charlestown: 1 m Blackcap. (D Hastilow)

Saltash, Forder Creek: 1 Spotted Redshank, 25 Redshank, 2 Greenshank, 12  Black-tailed Godwit, Little Egret, Bullfinch, m/f, Song Thrush, Redwing, Linnet, Meadow Pipit, Skylark, Chiffchaff, Great Spotted Woodpecker, Kestrel. (k.baum)

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