Sunday 21st February 2016

Sunday 21st February 2016

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St Gothian Sands LNR: 117 Teal, 2 Coot and 2 Oystercatcher. (MJ Spicer)

Colliford Reservoir and Dozmary Pool: 1 Cormorant, 5 Canada Goose, 2 Teal, 2 Mallard,6  Tufted Duck, 3 Pochard,1 Lesser Scaup, 56 Black-headed Gull,147 Lesser Black-backed Gull, 1 Great Black-backed Gull, 2 Raven, 24 Carrion Crow, 33 Jackdaw, 210 Starling, 3 Fieldfare,1 Song Thrush, 2 Meadow Pipit, 1 Wren, 1 Rabbit and some Frog’s Spawn. (DA Conway)

Sancreed: 1 1w Ring-billed Gull. (R Augarde, B Mellow)

Downderry: 6 Red-throated Divers flew west and a Great Skua flew east before 0900 this morning. On the sea 3 Great Northern Divers. (A Payne)

Tresillian: 1 Yellow-browed Warbler c200m s of Tresemple Pool, plus 7 Chiffchaff (one pale grey individual), 1m Goldeneye and 1 Spotted Redshank. (M Jones, S Rogers)

Treraven Meadows: 4 Grey Wagtail, 14 Snipe and 1 Green Sandpiper. (S Rogers) Also 1m Firecrest. (N Greaves)

Windmill Farm: 400 Golden Plover and 1 Adder. (D Wright)


Bude: 12 Turnstone, 13 Oystercatcher, 1 Great Black-backed Gull, 1 Cormorant and 1 Stonechat. (H Wilkins)

Porthoustock: 1 Roe Deer and 1 Hummingbird Hawkmoth. (D Wright)


Marazion Marsh RSPB Reserve: 5 Mute Swan, 6 Canada Geese, 68 Teal, 4 Mallard, 8 Little Grebe, 1 Cormorant, 2 Little Egret, 6 Grey Heron, 1 Water Rail, 7 Moorhen, 3 Snipe, 1 Cetti’s Warbler and 1 Chiffchaff. (DK Parker)

Penzance: 1 Slavonian Grebe off Jubilee Pool, 1 Great Crested Grebe in the wet dock still. (R.Menari)

Trenow Cove: 1 Hudsonian Whimbrel and 2 Black-throated Diver.

St Ives: 1 Little Gull and 1 Black Redstart.

Copperhouse Creek: 1 Water Pipit. (R Butts)

Hayle Estuary RSPB: c1,000 Lesser Black-backed Gulls off the causeway and the Spoonbill still in Carnsew Basin. (DK Parker, LP Williams)

Helston Boating Lake: 1 Whooper Swan.

Feock: 5 Black-necked Grebe and 1 Slavonian Grebe.

Ponsanooth Sewage Works: 1 Yellow-browed Warbler.

Falmouth: 1 juv Glaucous Gull at Swanpool.

Stithians Reservoir: 1 Slavonian Grebe.

Newlyn: 1 juv Glaucous Gull in harbour.

Lizard Village: Adult Rose Coloured Starling still.