Tuesday 16th March 2021

Late news, 15/03, West end of Hannafore: 1 Redshank, 2 Stonechat, m + f, 1 male Black Redstart, + 1 female Black Redstart, 1 Chiffchaff. (J Eames)

male Black Redstart – Jim Eames

Redshank – Jim Eames

Stonechat – Jim Eames

male Stonechat – Jim Eames

St Gothian Sands: 10 Shoveler, 1m Gadwall, 1 ad Glaucous Gull and 1m Wheatear. (MJ Spicer) adult European White-fronted Goose still. (Birdguides)

Hayle Estuary RSPB (Lelant Water): male Black-tailed Godwit of race L.l.islandica in breeding plumage, Goosander, 24 Turnstone. (D Flumm)

Black-tailed Godwit Islandica race – Dave Flumm

Black-tailed Godwit Islandica race – Dave Flumm

Black-tailed Godwit Islandica race (in flight with Oystercatchers) – Dave Flumm

Black-tailed Godwit Islandica race – Dave Flumm

Hayle Estuary RSPB (Copperhouse Creek): Pale-bellied Brent Goose, Snipe. (D Flumm)

St Ives Head: female type Black Redstart this afternoon. (Birdguides)

Porthgwarra: 1 Great Northern Diver, 2 Red-throated Divers, 1 Bonxie, 1 Curlew, 79 Manx Shearwater, 2210 Auk sp, 17 Fulmar, 43 Kittiwake (all flew west, 0835-0950)(N R Rogers)

Stithians: 1st winter Iceland Gull and 58 Mediterranean Gulls in nearby field. (M Broadbent)

Porthleven: 1 female Black Redstart in private garden. (B Nicholls)

Davidstow Airfield: 353 Golden Plover. (B Craven) 78 Pied Wagtail, 1 Mistle Thrush, 1 Wheatear, 9 Raven over. (S Grose)

Crowdy Reservoir: 2f Goosander, 3 Great Crested Grebes, 4 Teal, 3 Tufted Duck, 2 Grey Herons, Sparrowhawk, Ravens. (B Craven)

Clapper Marshes:1 Pink-footed Goose, 20 Wigeon, 11 Teal, 3 Chiffchaff. (S Grose)

Polbrock: 5 Nuthatch, 3 Chiffchaff, 1 Song Thrush, 1 Green Woodpecker. (S Grose)

Walmsley Sanctuary: 6 Cattle Egret, 8 Tufted Duck, 5 Sand Martin. (B Bosisto)

Mawgan Porth: 14 Canada Goose, 32 Teal, 22 Wigeon, 11 Shoveler, 1 Grey Heron, 1 Little Egret, 16 Snipe, 1 Jack Snipe, 4 Moorhen, 5 Mallard, 1 Raven and 1 Chiffchaff. (JHowells)

Quiot, St Columb Major: 2 Marsh Tit. (E Burt)

Alternun: 2 Red Kite. (A Tomkins)

Towan Head:12 Purple Sandplper and 27 Turnstone behind Headland Hotel. (M Lammas)

Penpol Woods, Crantock: 1 Goldcrest, 2 Great Spotted Woodpecker. (E Burt)

Downderry: moving west up to 0800 were 173 Gannets, 1 Common Scoter, 21 Red-throated Divers, 92 Auk sp, 40 Kittiwakes and 9 Common Gulls. On the sea at least 7 Great Northern Divers. (A. Payne)

Truro River: 15 Black-tailed Godwit, 21 Redshank, 3 Knot. (P Fraser)

Feock: pair of Nuthatch calling. 2 Oystercatcher, 4 Long-tailed Tit, 2 Blackcap, 8 Goldfinch, 4 Chaffinch, 1 Little Egret from coastal garden. ( K Hambly-Staite)

Idless Woods: 2 singing Chiffchaff, 15 singing Siskin (D Eva)

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