Sunday 20th March 2022

Sunday 20th March 2022

Walmsley Sanctuary: 1 White-fronted Goose, 4 Barnacle Goose, 5 Greylag Goose, 4 Sand Martin, 1 Ruff, 1 Lapwing, 1 Grey Plover, 1 Water Pipit (D Eva)

Crowlas: White-tailed Eagle still present at 10.05 circling over the A30 north of Crowlas then drifted off east. (DK Parker, R Menari) Also seen over Hayle Estuary going west at 10.15. (G Lawlor)

Newlyn Harbour: 1 Kumlien’s Gull, 9 Turnstone, 1 Cormorant, 2 Grey Wagtail, 1 Pied Wagtail 10.15 – 11.30. (M Webb)

Marazion: 1 Hooded Crow. (G Lawlor)

Par Beach Pool: 3 Garganey, 1 Barnacle Goose, 1 Common Sandpiper (D Eva)

Towan Head: 11 Purple Sandpiper, 10 Oystercatcher, 10+ Turnstone (M Lammas, D Grose)

Illogan: 3 Grey Heron, 14 Herring Gull on ploughed field (J Baker)

Trevega: 4 Brambling visiting bird feeder in private garden at Trevega, between Zennor and St Ives. (J Loveridge)

Millbrook Lake: 4 Whimbrel, 7 Greenshank, 2 Redshank, 11 Teal, 2 Red-breasted Merganser, 49 Mallard, Great Northern Diver & 11 Common Gull (P Kemp)

St Columb Road: 4 Blackcap (3m, 1f), 2 Brambling, pair of Chaffinch, 2 Blue Tit, 8 Goldfinch, 4 Blackbird (2m,2f) in private garden (A & B Tregunna)

St Blazey/Treesmill: c10 Teal, Nuthatch, few Chiffchaff calling, 3 Common Lizard, (R Hampshire)

Crowlas: 3 Red Kite were seen in a field in TR20, Crowlas. (G Whitehall)

Cuddon Point- Perranuthnoe: 1 Black-throated Diver, 9 Great Northern Diver. (P St Pierre)

Pendeen: male Black Redstart, 2 Wheatear, 1 Willow Warbler, 10 Skylark, 4 Brambling (P Combridge, A Bayly)

Bude Marshes: 3 Sand Martin (R Adams)

St Neot Downs: 1 Red Kite flying east at 15:30. (M & R Frost)

Porthgwarra: 1 Red Kite, 1 Kite sp, (both moved off NE and thought to be different to 4 birds seen later by another observer),5 Golden Plover (N R Rogers)

Porthgwarra: 4 Red Kite, 1 Puffin, 14 Manx Shearwater, 500 Guillemot, 1 Great Skua, 19 Kittiwake. (S Rogers).

Booby’s Bay: 1 Wheatear; 1 Rock Pipit in display flight. (S Lilley)

Predannack Downs: 1 Red Kite. (D Wright)

Marazion: 2 White Wagtail with 20 Pied Wagtail at the long stay carpark. (V Lea, L Bacon).

St Ives Barnoon Cemetery: 2 Black Redstart (1 male, 1 female or 1st winter type). (V Lea, L Bacon).

Stithians Reservoir: 1 Goldcrest, 2 Great Crested Grebe, 7 Cormorant, 4 Reed Bunting, 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker, 2 Teal, 1 Little Grebe, 1 Pheasant, 1 Buzzard, 1 Chiffchaff (S Hinkley)

College Reservoir: 1 Red Kite this morning. (T Weston)

Rosketal: Willow Warbler at Roskestal this afternoon (M Wallace)

Raftra: 6 White Wagtail (M Wallace)

Lizard, Housel Bay: 1f type Black Redstart, 1 Chiffchaff, 14 Fulmar,1 Raven, 17 Cormarent, 9 Shag, 2 Greenfinch, 1 Skylark, 1 Sparrowhawk.(S Grose)

Cagdwith: 1 Chiffchaff, 1 Greenfinch,1 Great Spotted Woodpecker (drumming) from carpark.(S Grose)

Helston Boating Lake: 2 Shoveler, 20 Tufted Duck, 1 Ferruginous Duck (presumabley of feral origin), 1 Herring Gull with blue plastic ring on left leg W: 505.(S Grose)

Godrevy Head: 1 Ring Ouzel this afternoon, though mobile. (M James)

St Issey: Osprey flying east (R. Bullman)

Old Town Cove, Camel Trail: 1 Willow Warbler and 10+ Chiffchaff. (D Julian)

Late submission, 19/3, Pendeen: 1 Merlin (P Combridge)

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White-tailed Eagle – Graham Lawlor
White-tailed Eagle – Graham Lawlor
White-tailed Eagle – Graham Lawlor
adult Kumlien’s Gull – Martin Webb
Turnstone – Martin Webb
adult Kumlien’s Gull – Martin Webb
Hooded Crow – Graham Lawlor
Hooded Crow – Graham Lawlor
Blackcaps – Brenda Tregunna
Brambling – Brenda Tregunna
House Sparrow and Brambling – Brenda Tregunna
Red KIte – Nigel Rogers
Black Redstart – Vince Lea
Black Redstart – Vince Lea