Monday 10th March 2014

Monday 10th March 2014

Late news, 9/3, Camel Estuary: 1 ad Whooper Swan still just west of Trewornan Bridge viewed from Burniere Hide. (P Smale)
Cudden Point: 1 m Wheatear and 1 juv Glaucous Gull. (I Webster)
St Erth: 1m Bullfinch. (MJ Spicer)
St Gothians LNR: 1  2w Glaucous Gull and  2 m Wheatear. (C Barnard & R Menari)
Bude Marsh: 2 Swallows down the canal, took on  water then headed north. (R Mudge)
Bude Downs: 6 Rock Pipits along the cliff and 1 Raven. (R Mudge)
Marazion Marsh RSPB:  3 Sand Martin, 1 Siberian Chiffchaff, 8 Mute Swan, 2 Canada Geese, 4 Greylag, 2 hybrid goose, 34 Teal, 15 Mallard, 2 Gadwall, 2 Cormorant, 17 Grey Heron, 4 Little Egret, 9 Moorhen, 1 Little Grebe, 6 Buzzard, 2 Kestrel, 6 Snipe, 3 Chiffchaff, 4 Cetti’s Warbler, 2 Reed Bunting, 5 Pied Wagtail, 1 Bullfinch and 2 Stonechat. Also 2 Otters from the railway bridge. (DK Parker & D Flumm) Also 1 probable juv Marsh Harrier. (B Dodd)
Marazion: 4 Oystercatcher on the beach and 2 Great Northern Diver offshore. (DK Parker)
Cornwall: 2 Choughs at undisclosed site today. (J St Ledger)

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Rafta: 1 Wheatear. (M Wallace)
Carn-les-Boel: 1 Black Redstart. (M Wallace)
Porthgwarra, Roskestal: 1 Hoopoe. (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)
Trewellard: 1 Hooded Crow. (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)
Penzance: 1 Black Redstart on Penare Terrace and 1 Black Redstart at the sailing club, 1w dr Surf Scoter and  3 Great Northern Diver offshore. (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)
Hayle Estuary RSPB: 1 juv Iceland Gull.  (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)
Tresillian River: 1 Spotted Redshank
Falmouth, Swanpool: 1 3w Glaucous Gull and 1 Firecrest. (S Perfect)
Lizard Point: 1 Short-eared Owl and 2 Red-throated Diver offshore. (S Croft)
Buttermilk Hill: 192 Golden Plover consisting of two flocks 42 in one flock and 150 in the other flock, 2 Wheatear (males) and 1 Fulmar! (V Stratton)
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