Saturday 20th February 2021

Late news, 19th February, Chaple Amble: 1 Pink-footed Goose, 50 Canada Goose,1 Pintail , 50 plus Wigeon, 2 Gadwall, 30 plus Shoveler,5 Mute Swan, 2 Little Grebe,10 Mallard, 3 Chiffchaff ,20 Curlew,1 Cormorant ,1 Grey Heron, 5 Black-tailed Godwit ,Little Gull. (A Tomkins)

Hayle Estuary: adult Ring-billed Gull, adult Glaucous Gull, 4 Yellow-legged Gull. (Birdguides)

Gwithian: 1 juv Glaucous gull, 1 Kittiwake, 4 Mediterranean gull, 1 Gadwall, 2 Db Brent goose. (I Grant/F Were)

Falmouth Bay; Pennance Point:  juv Glaucous Gull, Great Skua, Great Northern Diver, lots of Guillemot, Razorbill, Kittiwakes, Gannets, Fulmars, c10 Mediterranean Gull, c15 Lesser black Backed Gull, 4 Common Gull. (M Broadbent, L Langley)

Ruan: Barn Owl. (L Emmett)

Sticker: 4 Blackcap (2 male & 2 female) in private garden. (M Helston)

Penwithick (private garden) : 1 Blackcap , 8 House Sparrow , 9 Chaffinch , 2 Blue Tit , 4 Bullfinch (2m & 2f) , 2 Siskin (1m &1f) , 5 Goldfinch , 1 Great Tit , 1 Coal Tit , 2 Long-Tailed Tit , 1 Reed Bunting , 2 Great Spotted Woodpecker (1m & 1f) , 2 Collared Dove . (K. Bowers)

male Great Spotted Woodpecker

female Great Spotted Woodpecker

male Siskin

female Siskin

male Bullfinch

female Bullfinch

male Bullfinch

male Goldfinch

Bude: 2 Cattle Egrets Bude on Rugby Club pitch, Kingfisher on the river Neet, large flock of Long – tailed Tits on canal path. (R Maye)

King Arthur’s Hall, Bodmin Moor: 300-400 Golden Plover performing aerobatics. (G Chapman)

Penhale point: 2 juv Glaucous Gull, 2 Peregrine Falcon, 3 Chough, 5 Stonechat, 2 Raven, 11 Fulmar, 63 Linnet. (S Grose)

juvenile Glaucous Gull – Shaun Grose

juvenile Glaucous Gull – Shaun Grose

Holywell Bay: 1 Water Rail at NT carpark. (S Grose)

Newquay, Trenance Valley: 11 Greenfinch. (S Grose)

St Agnes Head: juvenile Iceland Gull. (Birdguides)

Gannel Estuary: 1 Cattle Egret, 1 ad Yellow-legged Gul. (S Rowe), 6 Dunlin, 1 Knot, 4 Grey Plover. (N Long)

 

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