Saturday 4th March 2023

Saturday 4th March 2023

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

Newlyn: 1 Iceland Gull, 1 Kingfisher, 2 Grey Wagtail, 11 Turnstone. (S Grose)

Lizard Point: 3 Puffin, 3 Red-throated Diver, 5 Common Scoter, 1 Yellow-legged Gull (2w). D Collins

Penryn: 2 Sand Martin flew over Asda towards College Res mid pm. (C Benton)

Castle Beach, Falmouth: 4 Pale-bellied Brent Goose over east, 2 Red-Breasted Merganser and c10 Common Dolphin. (J Drage Hubert)

Penryn Estuary: 2 Pale-bellied Brent Goose flew up the estuary. (M Broadbent)

Walmsley Sanctuary: 2 Spoonbill. (D Julian)

Treraven Meadows: 5 Water Pipit. (D Julian)

Chapel Amble: 2 Water Pipit. (D Julian)

Carnsew Pool: 19 Grey Plover, 3 Little Grebe, 200+ Dunlin, 2 Bar-tailed Godwit, 19 Mediterranean Gull, 6 Common Gull. (S Grose)

Penzance, Jubilee rocks: 66 Sanderling, 3 Purple Sandpiper. (D White)

Perranuthoe: 1 Black Redstart, 1 Great Northern Diver, several Mediterranean Gull, 5+ Common Dolphin. (M Edgeller)

Penrose National Trust: 1 Firecrest. (L Colliver)

Lizard Downs: 3 Snipe, 25 Golden Plover, 1Buzzard. (P Sharp)

Cross Common: 2 Blackcap (1m, 1f) visiting feeder. (P Sharp)

College Reservoir: 1 Song Thrush, 1 Jay, 4 Blue Tit, 1 Great Tit, 1 Long tailed Tit, 3 Moorhen, 4 Robin, 10+ Blackbird, 2 Grey Wagtail, 1 probable Marsh Tit, 1 Goldcrest, 8 Magpie, 20+ Woodpigeon, 20+ Coot, 20+ Tufted Duck, 1 Goldeneye (f), 2 Mallard, 4 Great crested Grebe, 2 Great black backed Gull, 10 Wigeon, 3 Mute Swan, 1 Buzzard. (T Chambers)

Truro, Boscowan park to Malpas: 3 Little Grebe, 10 Grey Heron (inc. 5 on nests), 4 Little Egret, 66 Shelduck, 60 Teal (inc. intersex bird), 50 Black-tailed Godwit, 1 Whimbrel, 6 Greenshank, 179 Dunlin, 12 Oystercatcher, 25 Redwing, 4 Greenfinch. (T Wilson)

Probus: 45 Greenfinch. (L Sampson)

Penwithick (private garden): 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker , 12 House Sparrow , 8 Chaffinch , 5 Goldfinch , 1 Willow Tit , 2 Siskin (1m, 1f) , 2 Bullfinch (1m, 1f) , 2 Great Tit , 1 Coal Tit , 3 Blue Tit , 1 Grey Heron (over) , 3 Long-tailed Tit , 2 Greenfinch , 3 Robin , 1 Wren. (K.Bowers)

St Ives: 4 Common Scoter W from the island, 1 Black Redstart (m) at Bamaluz, 2 Black Redstart at Barnoon Cemetery, 2 Bottlenose Dolphin in bay. (G Jones)

Towan Head: 2 Red-throated Diver offshore, 3 Grey Plover on rocks behind Headland Hotel. (D Grose)

Par, Spit beach: 25 Oystercatcher, 10 Ringed Plover, 2 Turnstone, 2 Sanderling, 1 Eider (m). (R Hampshire)

Par Beach Pool: c110 Herring Gull, c80 Black-headed Gull, c75 Canada Geese, c20 Mallard, c12 Moorhen, 12 Tufted Duck, 6 Teal, 3 Shoveler (2m, 1f), 1 Little Grebe, c20 Jackdaw, 2 Magpie, 2 Rook, 1 Robin, 1 Chiffchaff singing, 3 White Farmyard Geese. (S Ashby)

Torpoint, Marine Drive: 1 Dark-bellied Brent Goose, 80+ Black-headed Gull,1 Curlew, 3 Ringed Plover. (S Eddy)

St Erth: 1 Blackcap, 1 Robin in private garden. (M Yelland)

Late Submission, 03/03, Copperhouse Creek to RSPB Hayle: 1 Little Egret, 6 Teal, 5 Ringed Plover, 1 Wren, 4 Wigeon, 12 Bar-tailed Godwit, 1 Grey Plover, 1 Greenshank, 2 Oystercatcher, 5 Redshank, 6 Shelduck, 3 Greenfinch, 2 Curlew. (C Taylor)

Late Submission, 03/03, Marazion Marsh: Jack Snipe. (S. Cox) Also 8 Canada Goose, 2 Snipe, 1 Song Thrush, 1 Firecrest, 2 Magpie, 1 Little Egret, 1 Grey Heron, 2 Meadow Pipit, 2 Stonechat, 2 Pied Wagtail, 2 Mute Swan.(C Taylor)

Late Submission, 03/03, Marazion Beach: Many Mediterranean Gulls on sea near Hogus Rocks. (S.Cox)

Late Submission, 03/03, Longrock Pool: 5 Chiffchaff, >100 Black-headed Gull, 1 Greater Scaup, 5 Great Black-backed Gull, 1 Coot, 1 Cetti’s Warbler (heard not seen), 3 Teal. (C Taylor)

Late Submission, 03/03, Bodmin Moor: 1 Yellowhammer. (S Sanderson)

Late Submission, 02/03, Goliath Falls: 2 Brambling in flock of 20+ Chaffinch. (P Sharp)

 

MJB

Bullfinch, Kevin Bowers
Willow Tit, Kevin Bowers
Great Spotted Woodpecker, Kevin Bowers
Siskin, Kevin Bowers
Blackcap, Martin Yelland
Robin, Martin Yelland