Tuesday 4th January 2022

Charlestown: 1 Pacific Diver offshore. (M Whittaker)

Devoran Quay: 1 m Green-winged Teal still present on river. Also, 1 Grey Plover, 6+ Greenshank, 16 Dunlin, 10 Black-tailed Godwit. (R Evershed)

Lower Boscaswell: 1 Rosy Starling still present. (P Combridge)

Lelant Saltings: 1 ad Ring-billed Gull still this afternoon. (RBA)

Colliford Res: 1 imm White-tailed Eagle (from re-introduction scheme) at 3.45pm. (M Lammas, I Boreham, F Knight)

Dozmary Pool: 3 Ring-necked Duck. (M Lammas, I Boreham, F Knight)

Marazion Marsh: 1 Grey Phalarope from roadside viewing area – flew out to sea at 13.25.  Also, 2 Swallow. (G Lawlor, M Spicer, D Flumm)

Long Rock/Marazion: 3+ Swallow. (J Eaton, P Fraser)

Grey Phalarope – Dave Flumm

Grey Phalarope – Dave Flumm

Grey Phalarope – Graham Lawlor

Grey Phalarope – Graham Lawlor

Croft Pascoe: 16 albifrons White-fronted Geese flew off north. Also, 40 Golden Plover. (P Harris)

Golden Plover – Peter Harris

Golden Plover – Peter Harris

White-fronted Geese (albifrons) – Peter Harris

Newlyn Hbr: 1 Little Gull still and partially leucistic Carrion Crow. (M Ahmad)

Little Gull – Mashuq Ahmad

Little Gull – Mashuq Ahmad

Carrion Crow – Mashuq Ahmad

Hannafore beach 3 – 4pm:1 Slavonian Grebe, 4 Great Northern Divers, 7 drake Eider & 2 female, 1 Kestrel, 1 Curlew, 8 Oystercatcher, 20 Turnstone, 1 Grey Heron, 2 Little Egret. (S Sanderson, J Eames)

Eider – Steven Sanderson

Eider – Steven Sanderson

Eider – Jim Eames

Great Northern Diver – Jim Eames

Slavonian Grebe – Jim Eames

Restronquet Weir: 12+ Red-breasted Merganser, 2 Great Crested Grebes. (R Evershed)

Colliford Res: 2 Barnacle Geese at Dam. (L Birtwistle)

Barnacle Geese – Linda Birtwistle

St Ives Island: Great Skua (G. Jones)

Stithians Res: 6 Cormorant, 40 Teal, 30 Wigeon, 10 Mallard, 1f Bullfinch, 10 House Sparrow, 7 Long-Tailed Tit, 1m Great Spotted Woodpecker, 1 Jay, 1 Snipe, 1 Grey Heron, 1f Sparrowhawk, 2 Red Fox. (S Van Hear)

Pencalenick Woods: c30 Siskin, 1 Marsh Tit. (M Jones)

Truro: 1 Meadow Pipit in private garden. (M Costa)

Feock: Chiffchaff singing on it’s usual spot when holding summer territory. (K Dalziel)

Penwithick: 1 Robin, 3 Blue Tit, 2 Coal Tit, 1 Greenfinch, 7 Chaffinch, 15 Goldfinch, 7 House Sparrow, 2 Magpie, 3 Jackdaw, 4 Bullfinch, 2 Jay, 1 Siskin, 1 Sparrowhawk, 7 Starling, 4 Dunnock, 6 Long-Tailed Tit. (K.Bowers)

Jay – Kevin Bowers

Bullfinch – Kevin Bowers

Siskin – Kevin Bowers

 

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