Garden Listing 14th February 2021

Grampound: Smart male Brambling for 45. (Rob Nicholls)

Brambling – Rob Nicholls

Helston: A new list from central Helston, with a medium size back garden and overlooking a children’s play area which is surrounded by mature trees:
Blue Tit, Coal Tit, Great Tit, Long-tailed Tit, Dunnock, House Sparrow, Blackbird, Song Thrush, Redwing, Blackcap (male and female), Goldfinch, Siskin (male and female), Chaffinch (male and female), Greenfinch (male and female), Bullfinch (female), Starling, Jackdaw, Carrion Crow, Rook, Magpie, Pied Wagtail, Grey Wagtail, Black Redstart (female), Robin, Wood Pigeon, Feral Pigeon, Collared Dove, Herring Gull, Wren, Firecrest (30). (Steve Ford)

Coal Tit – Steve Ford

Blackcap – Steve Ford

Blackcap – Steve Ford

Greenfinch – Steve Ford

Siskin and Goldfinches – Steve Ford


Sunday 14th February 2021

Late News, 13/02, Porthtowan: Juvenile Iceland Gull on the beach at midday. (D Curtis)

Penrose Estate, Helston: 1 Bittern still. (D Wright)

Bittern – Doug Wright

Cadgwith Cove: Juvenile Glaucous Gull again. (S Croft)

Glaucous Gull – Stuart Croft

Helston: fem Black Redstart. (S Ford)

Sennen Cove:12 Purple Sandpipers feeding on the boulders that make up the harbour pier. (J Hawkey)

St. Buryan (nr Tregadgwith): 1 Iceland Gull (adult, feeding with Herring Gulls than flew south), 15 Lapwing, 30 Redwing (N R Rogers)

Castle Beach, Falmouth: 1 leucistic 2W Mediterranean Gull, 1 Knot. (J Irvine)

Red Knot – John Irvine

Mylor Dockyard: 1 Knot, 7 Turnstone, 6 Red-breasted Merganser, Grey Wagtail (G Wills and N Walton).

Mylor Creek: 1 Red-breasted Merganser, 3 Shelduck, Greenshank, 3 Redshank, 3 Oystercatcher on playing field, Green Woodpecker (G Wills and N Walton).

Pendower Beach: 1 Razorbill this morning. (K Williams & K Foster)

Razorbill – Kit Williams

Portscatho: 1f Black Redstart still in a private garden. (Richard Sharp)

Black Redstart – Richard Sharp

Grampound Road: 1 Brambling, 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker, 4 Blackcap (1m 3f), 4 Siskin, 5 Bullfinch(2m 3f), 8 Greenfinch, 12+ Chaffinch, 20+ Goldfinch, 3 Blackbird, 2 Dunnock, 2 Robin, 1 Wren, 2 Collared Dove, 5+ Starling in private garden. (R&R Nicholls)

Brambling – Rob Nicholls

Charlestown: 1f Blackcap. (D Hastilow)

Gannel Estuary: 10 Teal, 65 Dunlin, 3 Grey Plover, 104 Great Black-backed Gull, 26 Lesser Black-backed Gull. (S Rowe)

Freathy: 5 Red-throated Diver flew east together at 10:30 am. (M Jordan)

Millbrook Lake: 1f Pintail and 1m Scaup still. (M Jordan)