Saturday 16th March 2024

Saturday 16th March 2024

Swanpool: 1 Yellow-browed Warbler, 1 Siberian Chiffchaff. (M Broadbent, E Cornelius)

Hayle Estuary RSPB: 2 Sandwich Tern, 1 Pale-bellied Brent Goose, 1 imm Spoonbill, c10 Bar-tailed Godwits, 1 Dunlin, 6 Mediterranean Gull. (J & D Chapman)

Porthgwarra: 226 Manx Shearwater, 124 Puffin. (S Rogers)

Black Head, Coverack: 5 Puffin, c60 Manx Shearwater, 1 Diver and 2+ Porpoise. (P. Bedford)

Stithians: 3 (2m,1f) Scaup, 1f Goldeneye. (S Van Hear, M Hodge)

Roche: 1 male Blackcap. (J Rance)

Mawgan Porth: 4 Cattle Egret, 1 Wigeon, 19 Teal, 1 Little Egret, 44 Lesser Black-backed Gull, 28 Black-headed Gull and 1 Common Gull. (B Bosisto, P Roseveare)

Padstow: 288 Common Gull early afternoon. (B Bosisto, P Roseveare)

East Pentire: 1 Great Skua, 3 Red-throated Diver, 10 Purple Sandpiper, 1 Med Gull. (S Rowe, D Grose)

Gannel Estuary: 10 Little Egret, 60 Common Gull, 1 Med Gull, 107 Lesser Black-backed Gull, 67 Great Black-backed Gull. (S Rowe)

Walmsley Sanctuary CBWPS Members Only 1pm-3pm. Large number of Sand Martins, 1 Chiffchaff. (G Williams)

Pentire farmhouse: Black Redstart, male, on barn roof. Also 4 Porpoise  going west from The Rumps. (M Jordan)

Maer Lake: 11:00am,1 Grey Heron,12 Moorhen, 2 Shelduck, 4 Canada Geese, 21 Mallard,26 Teal, 8 Wigeon,1 Common Buzzard, 3 Curlew, 2 Common Sandpiper, 23 Lesser Black-Backed Gull,7 Herring Gull, 4 Black-headed Gull, 1 female Siskin , 2 Sand Martin, 4 Roe Deer. (N Bastin)

Illogan: 7 Goldfinch, 2 m Greenfinch, 1 f Chaffinch, 6 House Sparrow, 2 Blackcap, (1 m 1 f) 2 Blackbird (1 m 1 f) 2 Bluetit, 1 Wood Pigeon, in garden. Also 1 Starling safely removed from fireplace after falling down chimney! (J Baker)

Illogan Woods2 Grey Wagtail,  2 Long Tailed Tit, 10+ Goldfinch, 10+ Chaffinch, 5 Greenfinch, 1 Nuthatch, 1 Jay, 1 Coal Tit, 5 Blue Tit, 1 Great Tit, 1 Green Woodpecker heard. (M Saunders)

Penryn River8 Little Egret, 10 Redshank, 1 Greenshank, 8 Mute Swan, 2 Grey Heron, 1 Whimbrel, 5 Mallard, 1 Great Black Backed Gull,. (T Chambers)

Restronguet Creek: 1 Sandwich Tern and 3 Mediterranean Gull. (P Moon)

Downderry: 0650-0750, 10 Red-throated Diver, 11 Great Northern Diver,  a Fulmar, 34 Gannet and 7 Common Gull. (A Payne)

Dobwalls, private garden: 1 Chiffchaff, 5 Siskin, 5 Goldfinch, 5 Collared Dove, 2 Goldcrest, 1m & 1f Blackcap (who have been feeding in the garden for two weeks) (C&J Duffy)

Par Beach Pool: 9 Sand Martin, 2 Little Grebe, 9 Tufted Duck, 2 Chiffchaff. (Danny the Pirate)

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Siskin – Nigel Bastin
Shelduck – Nigel Bastin