Friday 7th February 2014

Friday 7th February 2014

Late news, 6 Feb, Sennen: 1 1w Glaucous Gull, 1 1w Little Gull and 350 Kittiwake. (P St. Pierre)
Penzance, Chyandour: 4 Great Northern Diver, 1 Mute Swan, 3 Black Redstarts (incl adult male), 1 Blackcap and 1 Grey Wagtail. (D Flumm & P St. Pierre) Eastern Green (opposite Tesco): 1 ad Kumlien’s Gull, 1 juv Glaucous Gull glided west with other gulls 10:50hrs along coastal footpath. (D Flumm, P St Pierre & P Semmens) Wherrytown: 1 ad Little Gull. (A Pay) Railway station: 2 Black Redstarts and 1 1 Glaucous Gull. (S Turner)


adult Little Gull, Andy Pay.

Marazion Marsh RSPB:  4 Mute Swan, 2 Canada Geese, 7 Greylag, 1 hybrid goose, 1 Muscovy Duck (not one of the Drift birds), 29 Teal,15 Mallard, 2 Cormorant, 2 Little Grebe, 7 Grey Heron, 1 Little Egret, 7 Moorhen, 2 Snipe, 2 Buzzard, 1 Kestrel, 2 Stonechat, 2 Goldcrest, 1 Grey Wagtail, 1 Cetti’s Warbler and 1 Chiffchaff.  (DK Parker & T Mills)
Marazion-Longrock: 1 ad Kumlien’s Gull, 2 Long-tailed Duck, 22 Turnstone, 1 Sanderling, 1+ ad and 3+ juv Glaucous Gull, 1 2w Mediterranean Gull, c1000 Black-headed Gull and c600 Herring Gull. (DK Parker, T Mills, R Archer et al.)


adult Kumlein’s Gull, Tony Mills


2w Mediterranean Gull, Tony Mills.

Longrock Pool: 1 ad Kumlien’s Gull and 1 ad and 1 juv Glaucous Gull ( all three presumed same as on the beach?) plus 2 ad Mediterranean Gull. (DK Parker, T Mills, R Archer, R Farnes et al.)


Kumlein’s Gull, Rod Farnes

RFarnes_Kumliens2_070214Kumlein’s Gull, Rod Farnes

Glaucous Gull, Rod Farnes


Glaucous Gull, Rod Farnes


Kumleins Gull, Alex Mckechnie.


ad Kumlein’s Gull, Tony Mills


ad Glaucous Gull, Tony Mills

TMills_Glaucous2_070214 juv Glaucous Gull, Tony Mills

Longrock: 1 ad Kumlien’s Gull, 1 ad & 1 juv Glaucous Gull, 1 ad &1 2w Mediterranean Gull and 1m Long-tailed Duck off car park. (M Spicer)
Marazion: 1 Black Redstart by slipway.
River Lynher, Antony: 90-100 Avocet. (P Southern)
Sennen, Tregiffian: 1 Snow Bunting. Brew Pool: 1 Siberian Chiffchaff. (C Moore)
Newquay Harbour: 1 Great Northern Diver still at Fly cellars. (M Lammas)

Coverack: 1 ad f Marsh Harrier and 1 Black Redstart. (S Bury) 1 ad Iceland Gull. (J Foster)

Kennack Sands: 1 ad & 1 1w Glaucous Gull. (J Foster)

Porthgwarra: 1 ad Glaucous Gull. (M Wallace)

Nanjizal Bay: 1 2w Glaucous Gull and 1 Manx Shearwater. (M Wallace)

Mousehole: 2 Great Northern Diver. (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

Newlyn Harbour: 6 Great Northern Diver and 1 Grey Wagtail. (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

St Ives Harbour: 3 Great Northern Diver. (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

Falmouth, Gyllyngvase beach: 1 1w Little Gull. Pendennis Point: 2 Black-throated Diver, 9 Great Northern Diver, 3 Razorbill and 2 Mediterranean Gull. (J St Ledger)

St. John’s Lake: 1 1w Little Gull.

Cape Cornwall: possible Kumlein’s Gull flew past with 1 2w Glaucous Gull.