Saturday 4th February 2023

Saturday 4th February 2023

The Kelseys, Holywell Bay: 1 Isabelline Wheatear. (D Grose, S Rowe)

Cot: 2 Little Bunting between here and Boscegran. (K Jayne, D Reeves)

Hayle Estuary: 1 Ring-billed Gull (ad), 3 Caspian Gull (ad, 1w, 3w), 2 Yellow-legged Gull (2ad). (P Marshall

Helston Boating Lake: fem Ring-necked Duck still, and Siberian Chiffchaff still at sewage works. (D Beadle)

Swanpool: 1 Black Guillemot between here and Gyllyngvase Beach. (Birdguides)

Pendeen: 7 Cattle Egret, 1 Iceland Gull (1w). (P Combridge)

St Clement’s Isle, Mousehole: 1 Glaucous Gull. (P Marshall)

Lizard Point: 6 Lesser Black-backed Gull, 4 Great Black-backed Gull, >50 Herring Gull, 2 Grey Seal. (C Taylor)

Devoran to Point Quay:  13 Black-tailed Godwit, 6 Turnstone, 1 Greenshank, >50 Redshank, 6 Shelduck, 6 Little Egret, 2 Grey Heron, 2 Cormorant (courting pair), 2 Goosander (pair), 41 Curlew, 1 Little Grebe, >50 Teal, 12 Wigeon, >50 Black Headed Gull. (C Taylor)

St Ives: Black Redstart (f type) in Barnoon car park, Humpback Whale close in off Porthgwidden. (G Jones)

Porth Joke: 4 Chiffchaff, 1 Kingfisher. (S Rowe)

Gannel Estuary: 2 Water Pipit, 1 Common Sandpiper, 1 Great spotted Woodpecker, 3 Redshank, 35 Mediterranean Gull, 3 Grey Plover. (S Grose, S Rowe)

Chapel Amble: 2 Water Pipit. (Birdguides)

Kingsmill lake: 62 Avocet, 68 Black-tailed Godwit, 46 Bar-tailed Godwit, 81 Lapwing, 4 Greenshank, 30+ Redshank, 23+ Snipe, 48+ Curlew, 360+ Dunlin, 175 Teal, 70+ Wigeon, 51 Shelduck, 2 Mediterranean Gull, & 2000+ Black-headed Gull at evening roost on main Tamar River. (P Kemp)

Pool: 1 Black Redstart. (Birdguides)

Trevone: 5 Chiffchaff including 1 probable Siberian Chiffchaff. (J Biddle)

Par: 7 Eider, 9 Common Gull , 1 Bar-tailed Godwit , 2 Great Crested Grebe , 10 Turnstone , 1 Black Redstart. (B Bosisto)

Spit beach Par: 16 Curlew over, c25 Turnstone over. (R Hampshire)

Par beach pool: 9 Tufted duck (7m 2f) 3f Shoveler, c30 Teal. (R Hampshire)

Penwithick (private garden): 4 Long-tailed Tit, 3 Blue Tit, 2 Greenfinch, 6 Chaffinch, 7 House Sparrow, 2 Great Tit, 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker, 1 Robin, 2 Siskin. (K.Bowers)

Bodmin: 1 Sparrowhawk in private garden. (M Hicks)

Late Submission, 04/02, Jubilee Fields, Wadebridge: 1 Green Sandpiper, 1 Mandarin (m). J Biddle

 

MJB

Great Spotted Woodpecker, Kevin Bowers
Sparrowhawk, Martin Hicks
Water Pipit, Shaun Grose
Water Pipit, Shaun Grose