Thursday 9th January 2020

Late news, 8/1, Tresemple Pond: 1 Cattle Egret, 6 Little Egret in fields above the pond.  (C Warman)

Marazion: 1 Red-throated Diver, 4 Black-throated Diver and 4 Common Scoter to the east of the Mount. (DK Parker)

Newlyn Harbour: Iceland Gull harassed by 2 Herring Gulls, Female Eider, Black Guillemot and 2 Great Northern Diver. (G Kingdon)

Wilcove: Green-winged Teal. (D Julian) Also Great Northern Diver, 1 Common Sandpiper, 1 Greenshank, 2 Whimbrel and 1 Kingfisher. (A Payne)

St John’s Lake: 39 Brent Geese, 1 Slavonian Grebe, 2 Great Northern Diver and 1 Eider. (D Julian)

Lynher Estuary: 2 Spoobill on Inch Marsh, viewed from Jupiter Point. (D Julian)

Treraven Meadow: 1 Pink-footed Goose amongst Canada Geese (near hide), 2 Chiffchaff, 16 Snipe, 1 Green Sandpiper. (D Wilson)

Hayle Estuary RSPB: 2 Caspian Gull ( adult and sub adult plus hybrid bird), 5+ Yellow-legged Gull, 2 Red-breasted Merganser, 1 Whimbrel and 12 Grey Plover (M Pass, DK Parker) Slavonian Grebe still on Carnsew Pool at 13:40. (R Treeby)

Gwennap SW: 1 Siberian Chiffchaff, 2 Firecrest (M Pass)

Upper Tamar Lake: 4 Ring-necked Duck at far end. (N Moss)

Lower Tamar Lake: 2 Willow Tit. (N Moss) 7 Willow Tit, 2 Marsh Tit, 6 Tufted Duck 2 Treecreeper, 1 Snipe, 13 Goosander 6m 7f, 3 Cormorants. (R Mudge)

Gwithian: 2 Chiffchaff, 6 Rock Pipit, 4 Meadow pipit, 2 Raven, 2 Pied Wagtail, 12 Linnet, 151 Teal, 15 Oystercatcher, 14 Moorhen, 26 Mallard, 4 Gadwall, Stonechat, 2 Coot, 24 Tufted Duck and 2 Mute Swans at St Gothian Sands NR (P.Freestone)

Kennack Sands: 7 Black-throated Diver. (D Collins)

Lizard Point: 1 Purple Sandpiper. (D Collins)

Crowlas: c150 Chaffinch, c90 Skylark, c25 Meadow Pipit, 3 Reed Bunting, 1 Snipe in stubble fields. (R Veal)

Newquay Towan Head: 7 Purple Sandpiper, 16 Oystercatchers, 8 Turnstone, 1 Grey Plover behind Headland hotel plus Black Redstart on headland  and Red-throated Diver flying south. (M Lammas)

College Reservior: 1 Woodcock, 2 Shoveler, 1 Water Rail heard. (M Pass)

Sandy Cove, Newlyn: 1 Black Redstart, 1 Firecrest, 1 Blackcap. (M Pass)

Loe Pool: 10 Goosander, 10 Great Crested Grebe, 15 Shoveler, 14 Pochard, 1 Cetti’s Warbler, 11 Common Gull, 5 Mediterranean Gull. (G Adams)

Crowdy Reservoir: 3 Goosander (1 male), 1 Ad Yellow-legged Gull, 1,000+ Black-headed Gulls, 320+ Lapwing, 41 Teal, 1 Great Crested Grebe. (B Craven)

St Erth: 26 Little Egret with cattle in field opposite Carbows Farm. (DK Parker)

Goss Moor: 7 Raven, 2 Green Woodpecker, 1 kingfisher, 1 Goldcrest, 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker, 4 Bullfinch, 8 Marsh Tit, 2 Jay, 20 + Redwing between St Dennis and Toads Hole. (P Ash)

Liskeard: 72 Siskin at Morrison’s/ Bubble retail park car park. (D Julian)

Millbrook: Whimbrel and 2 Egyptian Geese. (D Julian)

Hannafore: 1 Slavonian Grebe, 5 Eider (1 male, 2 immature male, 2 female), 6 Mallard, 1 Little Egret, 1 Cormorant, 2 Great Black-backed Gull, 1 Mediterranean Gull, Herring Gulls, Black-headed Gulls, 1 Curlew, 1 Redshank, 2 Oystercatcher, 2 Stonechat, 1 Dunnock, 1 Robin, 1 Wren, 20+ Meadow Pipit, 5 Goldfinch, 1 Grey Wagtail, 2 Pied Wagtail, 1 Chiffchaff, 20 + Carrion Crow, 2 Woodpigeon. ( A Parker et al )

Seaton:  1 Great Northern Diver, 1 Gannet, 1 Great Black-backed Gull, Herring Gulls, Black-headed Gulls, 7 Oystercatcher, 13 Moorhen, 15 Mallard, 2 Pied Wagtails, 2 Stonechat, 3 Meadow Pipit, House Sparrows, Wood Pigeon, Carrion Crows, 2 Buzzard. ( A. Parker et al )

Longrock bypass: 1 Woodcock north over A.30 into fields beside road at 17:15. (J Hawkey)