Friday 10th January 2014

Friday 10th January 2014

Photos by Bob Sharples from 9/1 :

_BSP4141 Peregrine at Marazion _BSP4150Bittern at Marazion
_BSP4231Goosander and Redshank at Ryan’s Field. _BSP4290

St Ives: 2 Mute Swan on Harbour Beach plus 2 mf Peregrine chasing a Turnstone around the bay. (MJ Spicer)
Hayle Estuary RSPB: 2 Great Northen Diver in harbour off East Quay. (MJ Spicer) 2 Great Northern Diver and 1 Black-throated Diver on Carnsew Basin. (S Turner) 8 ad Med Gull, 14 Bar-tailed Godwit, 8 Grey Plover and 3 Greenshank on Lelant Saltings. (S Turner) 2 Goosander on Ryan’s Field.
Men-an-Tol: 1m Hen Harrier at 16:30. (L Proctor)
Bodilly, Wendron: 2 Little Grebe, 9 Canada Goose, 1m Merlin and 1 Chiffchaff. (A Pay)
Chyandour, Penzance: 1 Great Northern Diver, 1m Eider, 57 Ringed Plover, 62 Dunlin, 27 Sanderling, 1 Black Redstart, 1 Stonechat and 1 Green Woodpecker. (D Flumm, P St Pierre)
Marazion Marsh RSPB: 2 Mute Swan, 33 Mallard, c25 Teal, 2 Little Grebe, 3 Cormorant, 5 Moorhen, 1 Peregrine, 1 Kestrel, 1 Buzzard, 6 Snipe, 2 Oystercatcher, c150 Lapwing over, 2 Little Egret, 1 Bittern, 2 Grey Heron, 1 Water Rail, 2 Stonechat and 1 Chiichaff. (D Flumm, P St Pierre & DK Parker)
Saltash: 1 Glossy Ibis still from China fleet nature trip. (M Beer)
Penzance: 3 Black Redstart opposite railway station including 1 ad m. (A Mckechnie)

Black Redstart 1 Black Redstart 2

Penryn River: 1 Glaucous Gull with Black-headed Gull at Gorrangorros, plus 3 Greenshank, 5 Common Snipe and 1 Kingfisher. (M Whetman)
Newlyn: 8 Common Scoter off Sandy Cove plus 6 Great Northern Diver between Newlyn and Penlee. (R Phillips)
Falmouth: 3 Slavonian Grebe, 3 Common Scoter, 1 Whimbrel and 1 Redshnk from Castle Beach. 1 Purple sandpiper, 5 Great Northern Diver, c20 Siskin and 4 Bullfinch at Pendennis. 8+ Great Northern Diver, c20 Black-necked grebe and c20 Red-breasted Merganser Carrick Roads. (D Chaney. Also 1 juv Glaucous Gull at Swanpool.
Carrick Roads: 25 Black-necked Grebe off Loe Beach.