Tuesday 11th February 2020

Tuesday 11th February 2020

Late news, 10/2, Pendeen Watch: 1 Great Shearwater in the afternoon. (P Combridge)

Gannel Estuary: Adult Glaucous Gull again present. (M Lammas)

Padstow: 1st winter Bonaparte’s Gull in St Dennis Cove. On main estuary viewed from cycle path about 100m or so back to Padstow from the pool (S Rowe, R Augarde)

1st winter Bonapartes Gull- Richard Augarde

Par beach pool: 1 female Mandarin, 1 Common Sandpiper. (Ian Toogood-Johnson)

Port Isaac: 1 Green Woodpecker, 2 Great Spotted Woodpecker, 1 Nuthatch, 11 Greenfinch, 1 Mistle Thrush, 2 Song Thrush, 1 Woodcock, 6 Bullfinch, 2 Buzzard nr Treharrock Manor. (S Grose)

St Kew Highway: 1 Barn Owl over old railway bridge. (S Grose)

Hayle Estuary RSPB:  13:15-14:15 Adult Ring-billed Gull,  adult and sub-adult Caspian Gull, 6 Yellow-legged Gull, 9 Common Gull, 2 Goosander on Lelant Saltings. (B Dallas)

Mousehole: Adult Iceland Gull on St Clement’s Isle. (M Elliott)

Par: 1 Woodcock at the back of The Range in Par this morning. (G Treadwell)

Porthilly Point: 1 Peregrine Falcon, 2 Raven, 37 Wigeon, 59 Oystercatcher, 19 Turnstone, 3 Curlew, 1 Redshank, 1 Grey Heron, 1 Kingfisher, 3 Rock Pipit, 1 Skylark. (S Grose)

Helford River: 1000+ Black-headed Gull, 50+ Mediterranean Gull, 6 Great Crested Grebe, 1 Slavonian Grebe, 1 Great Northern Diver, 9 Little Grebe, 1 Common Sandpiper at Calamansack opposite Frenchman’s Creek.  (Tim Pinfield)

Penzance: Male Black Redstart on rocks east of Jubilee Pool. (R Fox) 1 adult male Black Redstart, 2 Pied Wagtail, 1 Rock Pipit, 12 Dunlin 12.30 – 13.00. (M Webb)

male Black Redstart-M Webb

Pied Wagtail- M Webb

male Black Redstart- M Webb

Portscatho; Gerrans Bay: 2 Black-throated Diver, 4 Great Northern Diver, 1 Long-tailed Duck, 1 Eider (female), 1 Scoter, (male), 9 Mediterranean Gull. (J St Ledger)

Long-tailed Duck – John St Ledger

St Just Creek: 1 Whimbrel, 2 Greenshank. (J St Ledger)

Polbathic Creek: 1 Green Sandpiper  (A Blonden)

Porthgwarra: 2 Manx Shearwater, also a Black Redstart at Carn Trevean. (M Wallace)

Pendeen Watch: 2 Red-throated Diver, 146 Fulmar and 1 Great Skua west between 13:45 & 14:45. (D Flumm)