Monday 8th February 2016

Monday 8th February 2016

Hayle Estuary RSPB Reserve: 29 Redshank, 1 Greenshank, 50+ Herring Gull, 144 Lesser Black-backed Gull, 115 Great Black-backed Gull, 82 Black-headed Gull, 1 Spoonbill, 22 Carrion Crow, 2 Bar-tailed Godwit, 20+ Curlew, 3 Golden Plover, 21 Oystercatcher, 3 Cormorant, 1 male Wigeon and 2 Rock Pipit. (P Freestone) also 1 ad Yellow-legged Gull.

Carbis Bay:  1 Great Skua, 400+ Kittiwake, Shags and Gannets. (B Toms, B Dodd)

Durgan: 3 Red-necked Grebe, 1 Slavonian Grebe, 3 Great Northern Diver, 1 Mediterranean Gull and 1 Kingfisher. (J St Ledger)

JStLedger_SlavonianGrebe_080216Slavonian Grebe, John St Ledger

Cape Cornwall: 09:20-11:20 hours; 5 Great Skua south. Also 10+ Purple Sandpiper on Cape. (N Wheatley)

Pendeen: 3 Great Skua past.

Marazion: 1 juv Glaucous Gull. (I Webster) Also 1 ad & 1 1w. Little Gull and 100+ Common Gull. (C.Barnard).

Marazion Marsh RSPB Reserve: 1 Glossy Ibis having a change of scenery. (I Webster)

Bude: 1 Cormorant, 12 Turnstone, 2 Stonechat, 1 Grey Heron, 3 Mute Swan and 11 Teal. (H Wilkins)

Helston Boating Lake: 1 Yellow-browed Warbler. (S Bury)


Yellow-browed Warbler, Steve Bury

Newquay, Fistral Beach: 2 Great Black-backed Gull. ( D Hastilow )

DHastilow_GBBG_080216Great Black-backed Gull, David Hastilow

Newlyn harbour: 1 Glaucous Gull and 2 Great Northern Diver, also 1 f Black Redstart. (T Mills)

Newlyn: 1 juv American Herring Gull off Roskilly. (M Ahmad)

Sancreed: 1 1w Ring-billed Gull still at Trannack Farm.

Madron: 1w Yellow-legged Gull in fields north of village.

Wadebridge, Guineaport: 1 ad Kittiwake. (W Delacour)