Tuesday 5th January 2021

Tuesday 5th January 2021

Trevarno, near Sithney: 1 White Stork in a Daffodil Field. (V Wiltshire)

Hayle Estuary: adult and 1st winter Caspian Gull. (Birdguides)1 ad Ring-billed Gull, 15 Mediterranean gull, 3 Goosander, 1 Whimbrel, 1 Kingfisher. (I Grant/F Were)  Curlew Sandpiper and Pale-bellied Brent Goose at Copperhouse Creek. (P Smale)  Ryan’s field: 1 Goosander, 1 Water rail. (I Grant/F Were) Carnsew: 1 Great-northern diver, 1 Knot. (I Grant/F Were)

Siblyback Lake: 2 female Ring-necked Duck still. (Birdguides)

Falmouth Bay: Pomarine Skua, Great Skua, Red-throated Diver, 6 Common Scoter off of Swanpool. (L Langley)

St Just: 78 Lapwing, 209 Golden Plover. (D Flumm)

Sennen: 2 Chough on roof of cottages next to Sennen Harbour. (J Miller)

Penrose- Loe Pool: Buzzard, Robin, 30c Goldfinch, Great tit, Song Thrush, Grey Heron, Little Grebe, Coot, Moorhen, 15+ Great Crested Grebe, Little Egret, Herring Gull, Great Black Backed Gull, 33 Shoveler, 11+ Pochard, Jay, Goldcrest, 7m and 1F Goosander, Cormorant. (P.Day and M Patterson-Jones)

Loe Bar: Black-throated Diver, Black-necked Grebe, Seal. (P.Day and M Patterson-Jones)

Grebe Beach, Helford River: 1 Red Kite over the beach at 14:20. (O Abbott & D Irvine)

Hell’s Mouth: 1 Green Woodpecker (G. Rogers)

Tehidy Woods: This afternoon by small pool 1 Kingfisher, 3 Goldcrest ,Grey Wagtail,Treecreeper. In the Rose Garden 1 Nuthatch. Near Otter Bridge 6 Redwing and a flock of Long-tailed Tit. (S Smith)

Godolphin Cross: male Blackcap. (C Richards)

Godolphin Wood: Firecrest.(C Richards)

Noonvares Ford nr Godolphin Bridge: male Black Redstart in Horse /goat paddock near farmhouse. (C Richards)

Malpas: 1 Black Redstart, 2 Chiffchaff, 1 Pied Wagtail all on one rooftop. Also 1 Blackcap and 2 Siskin on our garden feeders. (A.Hill)

Truro: 2 Blackcap (male and female) in private garden. (Netty)

Kenneggy: 1 Tawny Owl (heard) 2 Buzzard, 1 Snipe, 14 Linnet, 4 Pied Wagtail, 2 Grey Wagtail, c50 Starling (C James)

Camborne:  3 Blackcap (unringed, 2m and 1f) in private garden. (G. Rogers)

Blackcap – Geoff Rogers


Newquay: Jack Snipe on Newquay Golf Course this afternoon. (D Kendle) 1 Black Redstart on Penmere Drive. (S Rowe)

Bolingey: male Blackcap in private garden. (K Burton)

Pentire Point: 1 Grey wagtail, 1 Curlew ,1 Turnstone, Oystercatchers. (J Harrison)

Crowdy Reservoir: 1 Great Northern Diver, 2 (m+f) Goosander, 1 Little Grebe, 76 Lesser Black backed Gull, 51 Black headed Gull, 1 m Bullfinch, 1 Treecreeper. (S Grose)

Lower Moor Plantation: 2 Great Spotted Woodpecker, 2 Mistle Thrush, 2 Linnet, 3 Siskin, 1 m Grey Wagtail, 3 Buzzard, 1 Merlin, 1 m Kestrel, 2 Raven, 9 Carrion Crow, 19 Magpie, 4 Goldfinch. (S Grose)

Davidstow Airfield: 73 Pied Wagtail. (S Grose)

Hendrawalls Farm: 75+ Golden Plover, 311+ Lapwing (loosely feeding amongst sheep). (S Grose)

St Kew Highway:1 Barn Owl. (S Grose)

Camel Estuary: Black Swan. (C Selway)

Mawgan Porth: 248 Teal, 52 Wigeon, 15 Shoveler, 2 Grey Heron, 2 Little Grebe, 10 Snipe . (B & L  Bosisto)

St Eval Airfield: 1,000 Golden Plover, 150 Lapwing. (B & L Bosisto)

Talskiddy: male Blackcap on garden feeder. (B Bosisto)

Roche: 8 Long-tailed Tit in private garden, second ever flock, last seen in 2016. (J Rance)

Rame Head: Chough still. (D Foote)

Chough – Daniel Foote