Friday 11th February 2022

Friday 11th February 2022

Swanpool: 1 Black Guillemot feeding off of Pennance Point (J Irvine)

Walmsley Reserve: 1 Bittern, 5 White-fronted goose and drake Ring-necked Duck still present. Also 1 Otter.(A Langdon) In addition, 9 Mallard, 13 Mute Swan, 1 Blackbird, 1 Sparrowhawk, 4 Little Egret, 25 Starling, 31 Curlew, 27 Jackdaw, 2 Magpie, 25 Wigeon, 7 Canada Goose, 5 Blue Tit, 3 Great Tit, 2 Long-tailed Tit, 1 Oystercatcher, 1 Grey Heron, 5 Moorhen, 1 Gadwall, 7 Tufted Duck, 18 Black-tailed Godwit, 2 Shelduck, 3 Chaffinch, 4 Goldfinch, 2 Buzzard, c250 Golden Plover, c350 Lapwing, 2 Stonechat and 1 Snipe (C Macpherson)

Chapel Amble: 8 Glossy Ibis, 2 Water Pipit. (D Julian)

Hayle Estuary: Ad Caspian Gull on Lelant Saltings again.

Porthgwarra: 10 Golden Plover. (D Flumm)

Drift Reservoir: 2 Black-necked Grebe, 2 Little Egret, fem Scaup, 3 Tufted Duck, 5 Coot, Water Rail, 5 Snipe, 10 Redwing, 2 Fieldfare. (D Flumm, Alex McKechnie)

Newlyn: 1 1st winter Glaucous Gull, 1 Red-throated Diver and 20 Turnstone (D. Wood, S. Wood, A. Witheywood)

Sancreed: Little Egret, 50 Redwing, Snipe, 20 Meadow Pipit. (D Flumm)

Bartinney Downs: 1m Merlin chasing Meadow Pipit in vertical climb but then thwarted when prey returned to ground diving into bushes with Merlin in hot pursuit. (J hawkey)

Marazion: 2 redhead Goosander offshore, 1 Purple Sandpiper, 1 Black Redstart and 1 Pale-bellied Brent Goose. (A Collins)

Godrevy: 1m Kestrel, 22 Meadow Pipit, 2 Rock Pipit, 2 Skylark, 14 (7m 7f) Stonechat, 9 Oystercatcher, 50+ Jackdaw, 29 Fulmar 10.00 – 12.15. (M Webb)

Stithians Reservoir: 2 Great Crested Grebe, 6 Cormorant, 2 Grey Heron, 30 Wigeon, 20 Mallard, 30 Teal, 15 Snipe, 130 Lapwing, 3m + 2f Reed Bunting, 1 Long-tailed Tit, 1 Jay, 20 Redwing, 2 (m + f) Great Spotted Woodpecker (S Van Hear)

Swanvale, Falmouth: 1 singing Chiffchaff, 1 singing Great Tit (S Van Hear)

Truro: 1 Meadow Pipit, 1 Dunnock, 2 Gold finch and 1 Robin in private garden. (M Costa)

Helford River: 1 Slavonian Grebe and 2 Great Crested Grebe off Calamansack this morning. (T Pinfield)

Helford River, St Anthony to Helford: 1 Raven, 1 Buzzard, 12 Turnstone, 1 Nuthatch, 2 Mute Swan, 3 Cormorant. (PK Bray)

St Austell Sewage Works: 1 Yellow-browed Warbler, 1 Firecrest, 20+ Chiffchaff & 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker drumming. (M Whittaker)

Whitecross; near St Columb Road: 30 Fieldfare. (B Bosisto)

Tywarnhale: (13.20 – 14.05) 1 Woodpigeon, 7 Herring Gull, 2 Magpie, 10 Jackdaw, 6 Blue Tit, 7 Chiffchaff, 3 Wren, 3 Robin, 1 Grey Wagtail, 3 Female Chaffinch, 1 Male Bullfinch. (RB & PC Girling)

Guineaport, Wadebridge: 1 Common Sandpiper. (W Delacour)

Downderry: 2 Great Northern Diver and 9 Red-throated Diver on the sea this morning. (A Payne)

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Black Guillemot – Jon Irvine
Black Guillemot – Jon Irvine
Black Guillemot – Jon Irvine
Black-necked Grebe – Alex McKechnie
Red-throated Diver – David Wood
Glaucous Gull – David Wood
Turnstone – David Wood
Kestrel – Martin Webb
Yellow-browed Warbler – Mark Whittaker
Yellow-browed Warbler – Mark Whittaker