Monday 27th January 2020

Monday 27th January 2020

Late news, 26/1, Marazion beach: 30 Sanderling, 1 Dunlin, 15 Turnstone. (S. Rogers)

Sanderling – Steve Rogers

Newlyn: Iceland Gull still in the harbour, Great Skua, 3 Great Northern Diver and 1 Common Scoter off Sandy Cove. (L Proctor)

Wacker Quay, Antony: 2 Spoonbill. (M Jordan)

Wilcove: 1 Green-winged Teal with 68 Teal. (M Jordan)

Stithians Reservoir: 1 Lesser Scaup, 4 Pochard, 3 Tufted Duck, 3 Goldeneye, 4 Wigeon. (J St Ledger)

Lesser Scaup – John St Ledger

Pochard – John St Ledger

Keveral Beach: 6 Red-throated Diver, 1 Shag, 3 Gannet, 21 Oystercatcher, 1 Turnstone, 1 Buzzard, 1 Kestrel, 1 Little Egret, 1 Grey Heron, 32 Black-headed Gull, 5 Stonechat. (D Spooner)

Dobwalls: 1 m Yellowhammer, 4 Greenfinch, 19 House Sparrows in our garden (C&J Duffy)

Falmouth, Castle Beach: 1 female Eider, 3 Med Gull, 3 Stonechat, 1 Grey Wagtail, 1 fem-type Black Redstart (S Van Hear)

Feock: 1 Sparrowhawk, 1 Firecrest. (K Hambly-Staite)

Trevose Head: 1 Snow Bunting, 1 Merlin. (B Toms, M Curtis)

Helston Boating Lake: 1st winter Little Gull late pm briefly. (M Pass)

Lizard Point: 5 Chough, 1 Great Skua heading south. (P Maugham)

St Erth: flock of 23 Little Egret west over Long Lanes. (MJ Spicer)

Egloshayle: Mixed finch flock with c120 Linnets, 8 Yellowhammer, c20 Chaffinch. 1 Buzzard & c200 Golden Plover. (A Langdon)

Coombe Creek, River Fal: 1 male Pintail with c30 Mallard and 6 Teal. (C Warman)

St Ives: 1 female Blackcap in private garden. (K Money)

Little London, Marazion: 4 Black Redstart, 3 Water Pipit and Sparrowhawk. (A Witheywood)

Black Redstart – Andrew Witheywood
St Ives Bay: 1 Great Skua, 3 Mediterranean Gulls. Pod of 10+ Common Dolphins chasing bait into the bay followed by many gannets diving in their wake. (J Hawkey)