Saturday 25th February 2023

Saturday 25th February 2023

Holywell: 1 Isabelline Wheatear still near the Kelsey’s. (S Rowe)

Lower Metherell, Callington: 1 Little Bunting, in hedge by stubble field at the top of the wood at sx41276861, on the footpath leading to Lower Metherell for 2nd day. Also 2 Reed Bunting, 1 Firecrest. (L Roberts)

Falmouth: 1 immature White-tailed Eagle (reintroduced 2w female) over Pendennis (11:15), Greenbank Hotel (11:25), Maenporth (11:30) and Falmouth town centre (11:40). (C Murphy, M Broadbent, E Cornelius, J Stokes-Neustadt, A Drouet, W&P Delacour)

Helston: 1 Ring-necked Duck (f) still on Helston Boating Lake. (Birdguides)

Pendeen: 7 Cattle Egret. (Birdguides)

Marazion: 1 Scaup (1w m). (Birdguides)

Kynance Cove: 1 Snow Bunting. (Birdguides)

Helston Loe Pool: 1 Black Redstart. (Birdguides)

Gwithian: 1 Cattle Egret. (Birdguides)

Towan Head: 15 Red-throated Diver (13W, 2E), 1 Great Northern Diver, 2 Mediterranean Gull, 44 Purple Sandpiper, 38 Turnstone, 9 Oystercatcher. (D Grose, S Rowe)

Gannel Estuary: 1 Water Pipit (on footbridge), 1 Kingfisher (f), 1 Common Sandpiper, 2 Redshank, 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker, 1 Chiffchaff. (S Grose)

Whipsiderry: 1 Corn Bunting, 1 Kestrel (m), 2 Raven. (S Grose)

Halfway house, near Wadebridge: 60 Cattle Egret. (B & L Bosisto)

Wadebridge: 1 Common Sandpiper, 1 Mandarin (m). (B & L Bosisto)

Camel Estuary: 2 Spoonbill. (H Baggiani)

Lower Tamar Lake: 3 Whooper Swan (2 ad, 1 juv) flew out south at 06:55, 1 Goosander (m), 3 Moorhen, 2 Great Crested Grebe, 2 Redwing, 2 Raven, 1 Grey Heron, 6 Coot, 8 Mallard. (R Mudge)

Par: 50+ Goldfinch on phone wires. (R Hampshire)

St Andrews Road Pond: 2 Teal (1m, 1f), 1 Chiffchaff, 40 Canada goose, 4 Moorhen. Also 1 escaped Crested Duck. (C Hooper)

Golitha Falls: 1 Treecreeper, 1 Brambling (f). (G Williams)

Cadgwith: 30 Fieldfare, 2 Redwing in field near Carn Barrow at 71701420. (M Wilmott)

Polpeor Cove: 1 singing Chiffchaff in bushes adjacent to coastal path west of the cafes. (M Wilmott)

 

MJB

White-tailed Eagle, Charlie Murphy
White-tailed Eagle, Charlie Murphy
Water Pipit, Shaun Grose
Teal, Chris Hooper
Teal, Chris Hooper
Chiffchaff, Chris Hooper
Crested Duck (escaped), Chris Hooper