Friday 5th February 2021

Pendeen Watch: White-billed Diver flew west close in beyond the rocks at 09:40, 4 Great Northern Diver, 6 Black-throated Diver, 2 diver sp and 4 Great Skua between first light and 10:05. (P Combridge)

St Buryan: Ringtail Hen Harrier. (NR Rogers)

St Gothian Sands NR: juv Glaucous Gull at 12:15. (S Croft)

Cape Cornwall: 7 Red-throated Diver, 1 Fin Whale late am. (N Wheatley) Fin Whale still WNW of headland and c2 Km distant 14:00-14:30 hrs. Also Great Skua. (D Flumm)

Fin Whale – Dave Flumm

Fin Whale – Dave Flumm

Stithians Reservoir: 8 Curlew, 8 Tufted Ducks, 20 Starling on wire, 2 Wrens, 1 Pied Wagtail, 1 Canada Goose, 1 Buzzard, 1 Raven, 2 Mallards, 2 Magpie, 1 Barn Owl which flew out in front of us and off across the lake. (R Smith) 4 Goldeneye (1 Drake, 3 female), 3 Pochard (2 Drakes, 1 female). (J St Ledger)

Goldeneye – John St Ledger

Feock: 1 Buzzard, 2 Raven, 1 Siskin, 2 Greenfinch, 4 Coal Tit, 1 Great Tit, 2 Blue Tit, 1 Nuthatch, 2 Robin, 1 Blackbird,1 Song Thrush, 3 Chaffinch in coastal garden. (K Hambly-Staite)

Falmouth Bay, Maenporth: 2 Pomarine Skua, Black Guillemot, 4 Great Northern Diver, Curlew. (G Wills and N Walton)

River Tamar – Cargreen to Salter’s Mill: 1 Cormorant; 8 Little Egrets; 59 Canada Geese;56 Shelduck; 2 Mallard; 20 Teal; 54 Avocet; 11 Curlew; 8 Redshank; 1 Greenshank; 1 Moorhen; Herring Gulls; Black-headed Gulls; 1 Buzzard; Rooks; Crows; Jackdaws; 2 Magpies; 3 Redwing; 2 Wrens; 4 Robins; 1 Firecrest; 3 Chaffinch; 3 Greenfinch;  5 Goldfinch; House Sparrows; 1 Long-tailed Tit; 4 Blue Tits; 5 Great Tits (A Parker)

Towan Head, Newquay: 17 Red-throated Diver, 3 Kittiwake, 9 Common Gull, 1 Purple Sandpiper (N Long)

Gannel Estuary: 1 ad Iceland Gull, 6 Med Gull late pm. (S Rowe) 127 Curlew, 3 Mediterranean Gull, 1 Buzzard (N Long)

Wadebridge: 1 Sparrowhawk over RC Showground , 1 Black Swan grazing with Mute Swans below the flyover early am. (S Grose)

Tredrizzisk: 1 f Sparrowhawk through, 100+ Redwing over, from a private garden. (S Grose)

Rosenannon Downs: 2 Tawny Owl heard, 1 Short-eared Owl. (S Grose)

St Loy, Boskenna Farm: 1 Cattle Egret, 1 Little Egret, 1 ringtail Hen Harrier over, 19 Golden Plover resting in winter wheat. (T Mills)

Little Egret and Cattle Egret – Tony Mills

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