Sunday 26th February 2023

Sunday 26th February 2023

Hayle Estuary: White-tailed Eagle (presumed reintroduced 2w female) NE at 10:56am. (Birdguides) 59 Curlew. (S Grose)

Stithians Reservoir: White-tailed Eagle (presumed reintroduced 2w female) E at 1pm. (J&B Teague)

Devoran: White-tailed Eagle (presumed reintroduced 2w female) spotted flying down estuary from Devoran Quay to Point (13.40). (E Harris)

St Clements Island, Mousehole: ad Kumlien’s Gull (Paul St Pierre) 2cy Glaucous Gull (same as on Cowloe 11/2/23 based on bill pattern etc.). (J Hawkey)

Trevose Head: 1+ Lapland Bunting creeping about in the grass on the slopes above the Coastguard Cottages. (I Hayes)

St Agnes: Wheatear sp. at Wheal Coates. (C Teague)

Long Rock Pool: 1 Sand Martin at Long Rock pool at 12.35. (M Hutchens) Marazion Marsh:  1w Drake Greater Scaup on sea 200m off car park. (Birdguides) 5 Cetti’s Warbler. (A McKechnie)

St Buryan: Iceland Gull late morning, also Glaucous Gull and Black Redstart. (Birdguides)

Penberth Cove: juv Glaucous Gull at Trevedran Cliffs. (Birdguides)

Walmsley: 1 Spoonbill, 2 Little Grebe, 2 Coot, 2 Moorhen, 4 Greylag Goose, 1 Grey Heron, 1 Little Egret, 25+ Wigeon, 15 Mute Swan, 8 Teal, 17 Shoveler, 3 Tufted Duck, 6 Gadwall, 2 Snipe, 6 Curlew. (K Bowers)

Penzance, Jubilee Pool 11.00 – 11.05: 3 Purple Sandpiper. (M Webb) Penlee Park: 2 Nuthatch, 1 Jay, 1 m Blackcap. (S Grose) Morrab Gardens: 1 Chiffchaff, 1m Blackcap. (S Grose)

Downderry: Water Pipit this afternoon. (A Payne)

Chapel Amble: 4 Water Pipit. (R Wilkins)

Falmouth: Whimbrel and Black Redstart at Castle Beach. (Birdguides)

Connor Downs: 2 Water Rail in private garden. (D Cains)

Hannafore: 1 Eastern Chiffchaff, c5 Chiffchaff. (D Clegg, S McMahon)

Lamorran: 1 Green Sandpiper (on river above the pool). (L Sampson)

Callestick: 11 Teal and 5 Moorhen still on private pond. (T Wilson)

Sennen Cove: 16 Mediterranean Gull. (J Hawkey)

St Gothian Sands LNR: 27 Mediterranean Gull. (S Grose)

Penryn Estuary: 20+ Redshank, 1 Greenshank, 8 Curlew, 6 Little Egret, 3 Mallard, 8 Teal, 1 Cormorant, 1 Oystercatcher, 2 Mute Swan, 2 Grey Heron, 1 Moorhen, 2 Robin, 1 Grey Wagtail, 1 Chiffchaff, 50+ Black-headed Gull, 40+ Herring Gull, 1 Great Black Backed Gull. (T Chambers)

Ninestones: 2 Treecreeper. (D Eva)

Halvana: 20 Siskin, 1 Mistle Thrush. (D Eva)

Kynance Cove: Black Redstart. (Birdguides)

Lizard Downs: 1 Snipe between Kynance and Mile End, Lapwing on pond E of Mile End. (M Wilmott)

Newlyn Harbour 10.10 – 10.50: 2 Cormorant, 21 Turnstone, 1 Rock Pipit. (M Webb)

Late photos, 25/2, Metherell: Little Bunting. (L Roberts)


White-tailed Eagle – J&B Teague
Turnstone – Martin Webb
Purple Sandpiper – Martin Webb
Eastern Chiffchaff – Darrell Clegg
Greylag Goose – Kevin Bowers
Shoveler – Kevin Bowers
Rock Pipit – Martin Webb
Little Grebe – Kevin Bowers
Cormorant – Martin Webb
Curlew – Kevin Bowers
Snipe – Kevin Bowers
Water Rail – David Cains
Cetti’s Warbler – Alex McKechnie
Water Rail – David Cains
Water Rail – David Cains
Little Bunting – Lester Roberts
Little Bunting – Lester Roberts