Sunday 13th March 2022

Sunday 13th March 2022

Newlyn: 1 adult Kumlien’s Gull still this afternoon, c. 30 Turnstone. (T Mills)

Pennance Point: 2 summer plumage Black Guillemot towards Maenporth. Also, 2 Great Northern Divers, 2 Common Guillemot and 1 Razorbill. (E Cornelius)

Traboe: Mallard on eggs on farm pond. (A Williams)

Trevean Cove/ Stackhouse Cove: 2 Whimbrel, 1 bathing in rock pool. (C Richards)

Pendeen: 1 Great Northern Diver, 1 Black-throated Diver, 2 Red-throated Divers, 1 Merlin (P Combridge)

Drift Reservoir: 2 Black-necked Grebe still present. (Birdguides)

Boscathnoe Reservoir: 2 Sand Martin reported. (Birdguides)

Penzance Harbour: 2 Yellow-legged Gull. (E James)

Marazion Marsh RSPB: 2 m&f Mute Swan, 2 m&f Mallard, 24 Canada Goose, 1 Little Egret, 6 Grey Heron, 4 (2m 2f) Stonechat, 2 Wren, 1 Pied Wagtail, 2 Dunnock, 1 Robin, 1 Adder. (M Webb)

Stithians Reservoir: 3 Great Crested Grebe, 60 Canada Goose, 4 Mallard, 2 Teal, 30 Black-headed Gull, 10 Cormorant, 5 (4m + 1f) Reed Bunting, 2 Long-tailed Tit, 1 Jay, 1 Buzzard (S Van Hear) In addition, 1m 3f Goldeneye, 4 Great-crested Grebe, 4 Tufted Duck, 7 Little Grebe, 7 Cormorant, 50+ Canada Goose, 3 Buzzard, 6 Teal, 12 Mallard, 6 Moorhen, 1 Greater Black-Backed Gull, 2 Lesser Black-Backed Gull, 38 Herring Gull, 25 Black-headed Gull, 8 Magpie, 2 Rook, 9 Reed Bunting, 2 Long-tailed Tit, 2 Great Tit, 2 Blue Tit, 8 Chaffinch, 2 Robin, 2 Blackbird, 4 Carrion Crow, 1 Chiffchaff, 1 Wren, 6 House Sparrow, 3 Dunnock, 1 Sparrowhawk, 6 Woodpigeon, 1 Green Woodpecker calling. (I Grant & F Were)

College Reservoir: 1f Scaup still present. (Birdguides)

Truro: 1f Siskin in a private garden. (D Jenkins)

St Austell Bay: 35 Fulmar, 3 Great Northern Diver, 1 Black-throated Diver (summer plumage) , 7 Eider, 2nd summer Mediterranean Gull. (B Bosisto)

Porthpean: singing Chiffchaff. (B Bosisto)

Spit Beach, Par: 2f and 8m Eider. (R Hampshire)

Par Docks: 4 pairs of Lesser Black-backed Gull, 1 singing Chiffchaff. (B Bosisto)

Par Beach Pool: 1 Little Egret, 3 Cormorant, 1 singing Chiffchaff. (B Bosisto)

Nanpean: 22 Teal , 6 Tufted Duck, 24 Lesser Black-backed Gull. (B Bosisto)

Penwithick (private garden): 1 Siskin, 4 Bullfinch, 2 Greenfinch, 11 House Sparrow, 9 Goldfinch, 6 Chaffinch, 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker, 1 Reed Bunting, 1 Song Thrush. (K Bowers)

East Pentire, Newquay: 8 Red-throated Diver. (S Rowe)

Treravon Meadow: 1 Green Sandpiper, 2 Redshank, 3 Snipe, 2 Pied and 1 White Wagtail. (M Lammas)

Walmsley Reserve: 1 Bittern, 2 Spoonbill and 1 Otter still this morning. (A Wilson)

Wadebridge: 2 (M+F) Blackcap on bird feeders in private garden. (S Marquis)

Pipers Pool: 60+ Golden Plover in a field. (M Hatch)

Kingsmill Lake: 3 Greenshank, 6 Redshank, 1 Oystercatcher, 25 Dunlin, 6 Curlew, 1 Avocet, 25 Black-tailed Godwit, 75 Teal & 60 Wigeon. (P Kemp)

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Kumlien’s Gull – Tony Mills
Whimbrel – Clive Richards
Stonechat – Martin Webb
Grey Heron – Martin Webb
Adder – Martin Webb
Goldeneye – John St Ledger
Song Thrush – Kevin Bowers
Reed Bunting – Kevin Bowers
Siskin – Kevin Bowers