Monday 7th March 2022

Monday 7th March 2022

Walmsley: Please note that as part of our educational access remit there will be 2 groups of students using the Walmsley tower hide this week. Members can still gain access but should be aware it may be a bit crowded.They will be there on Wed 9th Feb from approx. 10 until 12:30 and on Thurs 10th March from 2 pm to 4 pm approx.Thank you for your understanding. Adrian Langdon (Walmsley warden).

Lower Boscaswell: Rosy Starling (P Combridge)

Walmsley Sanctuary: 1m Ring-necked Duck, 6 White-fronted Goose,1 Water Rail, 1f Pochard, 1f Pintail, 1 Barn Owl. (A Langdon)

Falmouth: 1 Black Guillemot in summer plumage still off Pennance Point close to pink buoy, 1 Black-throated diver. (J St Ledger) Black-throated Diver offshore. (E Cornelius)

Chapel Amble: 9 Glossy Ibis (L Colliver)

Ryan’s Field, Hayle Estuary: 1 Great White Egret (D Eva)

Copperhouse Creek, Hayle: 7 Canada Goose, 20+ Wigeon, 1 Teal, 1 Little Egret, 1 Greenshank, 1 Redshank, 1 Curlew, 1 Black-tailed Godwit, 1 Grey Plover (J Dobbyn)

St Gothian Sands: 26 Barnacle Goose this afternoon feeding on the island before departing East at 3.56pm; 44 Teal; 2 Shoveler, 2 Shelduck, 8 Tufted Duck & 1 Mediterranean Gull (JH & K Dalziel)

Ladock Wood: 1 Sparrowhawk, a flock of 30 mainly Siskins with some Goldfinch & 1m Brambling all feeding on young conifer buds  (JH & K Dalziel)

Berkeley Cottages Falmouth: 2 (1m + 1f) Black Redstart (S Van Hear)

Threemilestone:  6 Goldfinch, 1 Male Blackcap, 1 Song Thrush, and 1 Wren in private garden (E Harris)

Marazion: a flock of c 250 Common Gulls in a raft between Great Hogus and St Michael’s Mount. (P Fraser)

Lower Tamar Lake: 13 Goosander (3m 10f), 5 Grey Heron, 6 Tufted Duck, 2 Coot, 2 Long-tailed Tit. (R Mudge)

Upper Tamar Lake. 5 Redwing, 3 Goosander 1(m 2f). (R Mudge)

Polzeath: 2 Greenfinch, 1 Sparrowhawk over. (S Grose)

Rock Beach: 3 Whimbrel over. (S Grose)

Porthilly Farm:1 Little Egret. (S Grose)

Late Submission, 06/03, St Ives Island: 26 Barnacle Goose (P. Nason)

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Black-throated Diver – Elliot Cornelius
Glossy Ibis – Llyn Colliver
Black-tailed Godwit – Jeremy Dobbyn
Greenshank and Redshank – Jeremy Dobbyn
Greenshank and Grey Plover – Jeremy Dobbyn
Barnacle Geese – Peter Nason