Tuesday 9th February 2021

Late news, 8th February, Foage Valley; Zennor: flock of 38 Chough feeding in the fields, 25 Redwing, 6 Fieldfare,  2 Tawny Owl, ringtail Hen Harrier. (V Stratton)

Chough flock – Viv Stratton

Chough flock – Viv Stratton

Chough flock – Viv Stratton

Cadgwith Cove: juvenile Glaucous Gull at 10am. (S Croft)

Gannel Estuary: 15 Dunlin  1 Sanderling,  1 Knot  on car park mud and 3 more Dunlin on the river. (M Lammas) 24 Dunlin, 1 Oystercatcher, 2 Redshank, 2 Curlew. (D Ensor)

Porth Reservoir: 9 Great Crested Grebe, 3m Tufted Duck, 8 Coot, 5 Moorhen, 5 Mallard, 1 Teal, 1 Mediterranean Gull, 19 Common Gull, 89 Black headed Gull, 7 Lesser Black Backed Gull, 267 Herring Gull, 1m Kestrel, 1 Buzzard,1 Mistle Thrush. (S Grose)

Newquay: 2 Cattle Egret, 4 Little Egret (+5 Egret sp in the dark) came in to roost in castlewellan conifers at miniature railway in trenance valley Park. (S Grose)

Mawgan Porth: 12 Shoveler. (B Bosisto)

Wadebridge, Burniere Farm:  1 Black Swan, 19 Mute Swan. (S Grose)

Marazion Marsh RSPB: 4 Dunlin. (P Walsh)

Praa Sands: fem Black Redstart. (M Southam)

Feock: Albino/leucistic starling first seen as a fledgling on June 15th 2020. Appeared out of a snow flurry in private garden.(K Dalziel)

Tregrehan; Boscundle Woods: 1 Firecrest,6 Siskin (4 m 2 f), 4 Redpoll drinking from stream. (I Stewart)

Tresemple Pool: 9 Cattle Egret, 1 Kingfisher, 4 Dunlin ( D Eva )

Tywardreath: 2 Magpie gathering nesting material in Southpark Road. (R. Barlow) female Blackcap in private garden. (N Thomas)

female Blackcap – Naomi Thomas

 

 

 

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