Saturday 30th January 2016

Saturday 30th January 2016

Crowlas: 1 Goldcrest, 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker, 1 Green Woodpecker, 1f Sparrowhawk and 2 (m+f) Bullfinch in garden. (R Veal)

Maer Lake: 1 Glaucous Gull, 1 Little Gull  and 1 Mediterranean Gull. (A Roberts)

Ruan Lanihorne: 1 m Brambling and 3 (1m + 2f) Siskin in garden. (C Hughes)

Hayle Estuary RSPB Reserve, Carnsew Basin: 1 Red-necked Grebe, 1 Great Northern Diver, 20 Redshank, 1 Greenshank, 4 Grey Plover, 3 Bullfinch, 2 Little Egret, 5 Mediterranean Gull, 2 Little Grebe, 3 Cormorant, 15 House Sparrow, 8 Blackbird and 6 Curlew. (P+H Taylor) Estuary: c500 Lapwing and 1 Mediterranean Gull. (R Veal) Ryan’s Field: 1 Kingfisher.

Coverack: 1 juv Glaucous Gull. (A Pay)

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Durgan (from Porth Saxon): 3 Red-necked Grebe, 2 Great Northern Diver and 1 Fulmar. (M Silk)

Maenporth: 5 Great Northern Diver and 1 Red-necked Grebe. (M Silk)

Marazion Marsh RSPB Reserve: 1 Bittern, 6 Grey Heron and 2 Stonechat. (A James) Also 2 hybrid goose, 1m Sparrowhawk and 5 Little Grebe. Longrock Pool: 1 2w Common Gull. (R Veal)

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AJames_Stonechat2_300116male Stonechat, Alan James AJames_Stonechat_300116female Stonechat, Alan James

Perranuthnoe, Trenow + Boat Coves: 1 Hudsonian Whimbrel 1 Pacific Diver, 6 Black-throated Diver, 1 Red-throated Diver and 33 Curlew. (B Dodd) Also1 Eurasian Whimbrel, 5 Rock Pipit, 7+ Mediterranean Gull, 1 Great Northern Diver and 2 Shag past offshore. (R Veal)

Bude Marsh: 2 Grey Heron, 2 Teal, 1 Kingfisher, 1 Cormorant, c30 Oystercatcher, c100 Canada Goose, 2 Wren, 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker. (H Wilkins)

Pendeen: 3 Pomarine Skua and 1 Manx Shearwater.

Dozmary Pool: 1 Lesser Scaup.

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

Ponsanooth Sewage Works: 1 Yellow-browed Warbler and 1 Siberian Chiffchaff.

Marazion: 2 Black Redstart behind Post Office.1 juv. & 1 ad. Glaucous Gull offshore early morning, then 1 juv. Glaucous Gull on beach at 14.00 with 1 ad. on Great Hogus. (C Barnard, PA Fraser)

St Ives: 1 m Black Redstart at NCI Watchpoint. Plus 4 Purple Sandpiper. (C Barnard)

St John’s Lake: 1 Ring-billed Gull on beach with Herring Gulls.

Lizard Point (early pm): 1 Pomarine Skua, 1 ad. Yellow-legged Gull, 2 Purple Sandpiper, 1 Great Northern Diver and 2 Chough. (I Maclean)

Cadgwith: 1 Great Northern Diver, 2 ad Mediterranean Gull and 1 Firecrest. (I Maclean)

Towan Head: 1 Red-throated Diver flew west, small numbers of Gannets, Razorbills and Guillemots. (S Rowe)

Porth Reservoir: 6 Cormorant, 2 Great Crested Grebe, 2 Tufted Duck, 11 Teal, 24 Mallard, 2 Mediterranean Gull, 134 Black-headed Gull, 16 Common Gull,1 Grey Heron, 9 Coot and 2 Moorhen. (S Rowe)

Gannel Estuary: 1 Water Pipit and 24 Rock Pipit. (S Rowe)

Carrick Roads from St Just-in-Roseland: 3 Black-necked Grebe, 2 Great Northern Diver and 1 Common Scoter. (M Eaton)

St Just, Jericho Farm: 1 3w American Herring Gull again.

Stithians Reservoir: 1 Slavonian Grebe from the Carmenellis Causeway again.