Sunday 12th February 2017

Sunday 12th February 2017

Late News, 8/2, Gluvian: 8 Woodcock. (B Bosisto, P Roseveare)

Late News, 9/2, Goss Moor: 1 m Dartford Warbler. (B Bosisto, P Roseveare)

Late News, 10/2,Rosenannon Downs: 2 Merlin, 3 Tawny Owl, 1 Short eared Owl. (B Bosisto, P Roseveare)

Late News, 11/2,Goss Moor: 2 Willow Tit, 1 Marsh Tit, 1 Waxwing – seen near to Belowda at 9:20 am, relocated at castle caravan park opposite Castle An Dinas at 12pm but no sign since. (B Bosisto, P Roseveare)

Late News, 11/2, Hayle Estuary: 1 juv Spoonbill, 1 1st winter Ring-billed Gull, 1 Avocet, 1 Peregrine.(B Bosisto, P Roseveare) 

Carnewas/Bedruthansteps: Merlin, 3 Lapland Bunting, 2 Raven, 14 Shag (7 prs nest-building), 26 Oystercatcher. (S Grose)

Higher Lanvean/St Mawgan: 36 Curlew, Water Rail, 52 Teal, 16 Fieldfare, 1f Shoveler. (S Grose)

Colliford Reservoir and Dozmary Pool: 1 imm Mute Swan (the first since November 1985!), 7 Cormorant, 6 Mallard,1 male Lesser Scaup, 7 Tufted Duck, 13 Pochard, 2 Goldeneye, 3 Teal, 2 Little Grebe, 193 Golden Plover, 42 Lapwing, 5 Grey Heron, 64 Black-headed Gull, 67 Lesser Black-backed Gull,12 Carrion Crow,15 Jackdaw, 2 Magpie, 1 Stock Dove, 2 Blackbird, 19 Fieldfare, 43 Redwing, 230 Starling, 2 Meadow Pipit,1 Pied Wagtail and 1 Rabbit. (DA Conway)

Dozmary Pool, Bodmin Moor: 1 Lesser Scaup, 3 Goldeneye, 1 Peregrine, 1 Golden Plover (J & D Chapman)

Marazion: 2f Velvet Scoter and 2f Common Scoter offshore 9am, 3 ad Common Gull, 1 ad Med Gull, 3 Sanderling on the beach. 1f Shoveler, 5 Little Grebe, 3 Grey Heron on nests, 18 Snipe, 1 Grey Wagtail on the marsh. (R Veal)

Crowlas: 1f Brambling in private garden early am only. (R Veal)

Drift Reservoir: 1 Black-necked Grebe (NE arm), 1w m Goldeneye (dam), 20 Tufted Duck, 8 (2m) Gadwall, 2 (m,f) Mandarin, 4 Great Crested Grebe, 2 Coot, 2 Raven, 1 Grey Wagtail, 1 Greylag Goose, 100 Canada Goose with 1 white headed hybrid. (R Veal) 2 Black-necked Grebe (P St Pierre)

Newquay, Towan Head: 19 Common Gull, 1 Kingfisher. (S Grose)

Porthleven: 1 Yellow-browed Warbler in private garden. (I Maclean)

Penwithick: 11 Starling, 2 Blue Tit, 3 Goldfinch, 3 Dunnock,15 House Sparrow, 2 Pied Wagtail, 1 Robin , 6 Chaffinch, 1 Woodpigeon, 2 Collared Dove, 2 Jackdaw, 2 Crow, 1 Great Tit in private garden. (K Bowers)

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Pied Wagtail, Starling, Blue Tit, Chaffinch, Goldfinch – Kevin Bowers

Bude Marsh WeBS: 6 Shoveler (1m 5f), 20 Moorhen, 2 Cormorant, 28 Black-headed Gull, 2 Pied Wagtail, c100 Lapwing, 54 Mallard, 52 Canada Geese, 3 Grey Heron, 1 Kingfisher, 1 Little Egret. 2 Herring Gull, 13 Curlew, 48 Teal, 1 Wren, 13 Blackbird, 4 Dunnock, 4 Carrion Crow, 2 Raven, c60 Starling, 2 Blue Tit, 5 Robin. (R Mudge)

Nanjizal: Little Bunting just east of Trevilley footpath, 1 Lapland Bunting (P St Pierre) 4 Lapland Bunting (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

St Erth: Cattle Egret

Hayle Estuary, Carnsew Pool: 1 Kingfisher, 1 Spoonbill, 4 Little Grebe, 9 Cormorant, 3 Little Egret, 2 Mute Swan, 3 Oystercatcher, 3 Curlew (B Oakes)

 Kingfisher Curlew Spoonbill

Kingfisher, Curlew, Spoonbill – Ben Oakes

Hayle: Black Redstart, m Green-winged Teal, imm Spoonbill

Mousehole: Ad Kumlien’s Gull, juv Iceland Gull and 1w Caspian Gull on St Clement’s Isle this evening. (M Ahmad)

Pendeen: 1 Raven heard calling at dusk (Adam Hartley)

Bodmin: no sign of the Waxwing opposite West End Motors early afternoon. The lady who reported the bird yesterday said that it hadn’t been seen at all today (Adam Hartley)

Ruan Lanihorne: 10 Cattle Egret, 4 Little Egret in cattle field (J Chapple)


Sennen Cove: 1 Black-throated Diver, 2 Red-throated Diver, 1 Great Northern Diver (P St Pierre)

Trevilley: 1 Lapland Bunting (P St Pierre)

Helston: juv Iceland Gull again at the boating lake (J Chapple)


Millbrook: Cattle Egret

Porth Reservoir: Iceland Gull, Firecrest

Camborne: Lapland Bunting

Hannafore Point: Iceland Gull

Carharrack:  2 Blackcap (m&f) still visiting garden feeders (W Chegwidden)

Walmsley Sanctuary: 1 Barnacle Goose, 2 Spoonbill, 4 Water Pipit, 1 Peregrine Falcon, 3 Ruff. (B Bosisto, P Roseveare)

Bude Marshes: 1 Chiffchaff. (P Tillsley)

Perranuthnoe: Hudsonian Whimbrel still.