Friday 31st January 2020

Friday 31st January 2020

Late news, 30/1, St Ives: 2 Glaucous Gull off the Island, one a 1w and the other a 3w/near adult. (V Stratton)

Wadebridge: 2 Common Sandpiper, 1 Kingfisher opposite Bridge Bike Hire. (S Grose)

Hayle Estuary RSPB: Adult Ring-billed Gull, adult and 4cy Caspian Gull and 9 Yellow-legged Gull also adult argentatus Herring Gull. (R Veal, M Halliday)

Wilcove: Green-winged Teal showing well, also Whimbrel. (D Julian)

St Ives: 1w Kumlien’s Gull off the Island. (M Pass)

Newlyn: Juv Iceland Gull in the harbour, Black Guillemot and 5 Great Northern Diver off Sandy Cove. (D Reeves)

Upper Tamar Lake: 4 Ring-necked Duck (3m 1f), 1m Tufted Duck, 2 Great Crested Grebe, 4 Cormorant, 1 Willow Tit, 2 Goosander (1m 1f). (R Mudge)

Lower Tamar Lake: 2 Willow Tit, 1 Little Grebe, 2 Great Crested Grebe, 1f Great Spotted Woodpecker, 8 Goosander (2m 6f). (R Mudge)

Newquay, Towan Head: 4 Black-throated Diver off the point. Also lots of Gannet, auks, Shag, Kittiwake and a few Fulmar. (M Lammas)

Lostwithiel: Blackcap male still regular visitor to feeders in a private garden. (E Mayhew)

Millbrook:  1 female Sparrowhawk, on a bird table in a private garden. (C Richards)

Porthilly Point: 1 Greenshank, 3 Redshank, 2 Curlew, 31 Turnstone, 1 Ringed Plover, 98 Oystercatcher, 1 Common Gull, 1 Kingfisher. (S Grose)

Swanpool: 1 Great Crested Grebe and 2 Little Grebe. (M Costa)

Swanvale: 2 Redwing, 3 Goldcrest, Long-tailed Tit, also Goldfinch, Great Tit and Blue Tit. (M Costa)

Porth Reservoir: 5 Great Crested Grebe, 1 Little Grebe, 4 Teal, 13 Coot, 9 Moorhen, 2 Kingfisher, 1 Bullfinch, 2 Jay, 1 Song Thrush, 15 Redwing, flock of Long-tailed Tit. (S Grose)

Newquay Boating lake: 1 Little Grebe, 1 Tawny Owl. (S Grose)

Bude Canal: 1 drake Mandarin. (L Payne)

Millbrook: 4 Red-breasted Mergansers, 4 Mediterranean Gulls, 13 Avocets, 5 Black-tailed Godwits and a Greenshank early afternoon. (A Payne)