Tuesday 2nd March 2021

Tuesday 2nd March 2021

Late news, 28/2, Par Beach Pool: 1m Tufted Duck x Ring necked Duck, 1 Scaup, 5 Tufted Duck, 1 Little Grebe, 5 Coot, 11 Moorhen, 7 Mute Swan (Inc 1 adult with yellow plastic ring on right leg A? or AA), 1 Peregrine Falcon over, 2 Water Rail, 7 Greenfinch, 1 Chiffchaff, 2 Bullfinch, 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker, 2 Raven over. (S Grose)

Loe Pool: 3 Bitterns between Penrose and Helston. (S Windle)

Bittern – S Windle

Bittern – S Windle

Bittern – S Windle

Polgigga: 1 Glaucous Gull and 4 White Wagtail. (M Wallace)

Crowlas: male Hen Harrier flew over the A30. (M Guest)

Carsew Pool,Hayle: Dark-bellied Brent Goose, m Red-breasted Merganser, f Goosander, 12 Grey Plover and 4 Black-tailed Godwit. (A Witheywood)

St Gothian Sands:1 Sanderling, 7 Dunlin, 3 Meadow Pipits, 3 Rock Pipit, 4 Pied Wagtail, 2 Shovelers, 10 Tufted Ducks, 2 Little Grebe, 2 Teal, 30 Herring Gull, Little Gull, 1 adult Glaucous Gull, 2 Mediterranean Gulls, 1 European White-fronted Goose, 30 Canada Geese , 300 Chaffinch, 1 probable Brambling, 40 Linnets. (S Windle)

Little Gull – S Windle

European White-fronted Goose – S WIndle

Dunlin – S Windle

adult Glaucous Gull – S Windle

Little London Beach: 3 (ad m, 2cy m, fem) Black Redstart, 1 Water Pipit, m Grey Wagtail, c30 Pied Wagtail, c15 Rock Pipit including 4 displaying, 1 Chiffchaff singing. (R Veal)

Towan Head, Newquay: 16 Purple Sandpiper, 8 Oystercatcher, 5 Turnstone on Little Fistral Rocks. Also 2 Red-throated Diver off the point. (M Lammas)

Porthcothan: singing male Corn Bunting, 25 Yellowhammer, 2 Reed Bunting, Chiffchaff. (B Bosisto)

Stithians Reservoir: 1 Woodcock, 1 Willow Tit, 4 Great Crested Grebe, 6 Tufted Duck, 6 Redwing, 45 Fieldfare (D Eva)

Maenporth: 1 Velvet Scoter, 1 Great Northern Diver, 2 Razorbill, 8 Guillemot. (J St Ledger)

Treraven Meadows: Pink-footed Goose. (D Julian)

Polbrook (nr Wadebridge): singing Chiffchaff. (S Marquis)

Downderry:  Little Grebe just offshore early morning is only the second seen on open sea in 15 years. Also Great Northern Diver, 4 Red-throated Diver, Kittiwake, Common Gull and Mediterranean Gull.  (A. Payne)

Torpoint: 4000+ Starling murmuration this evening. (B Taggart)


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