Thursday 18th January 2024

Thursday 18th January 2024

Pendeen: Lesser Whitethroat possibly of eastern race blythi in garden at Pendeen today. (P Clement)

Stithians – Golden Lion Causeway (12.10-12.40 hrs): 1 Green-winged Teal, 70+ Eurasian Teal, 4Wigeon, 1 Tufted Duck, 1 Scaup, 1 Coot, 1 Little Grebe, 1 Common Snipe . (N Watmough)

Hayle Estuary RSPB, Lelant Saltings: Adult Ring-billed Gull. (C Teague/Twitter)

Caerthillian Cove: Richard’s Pipit. (Birdguides)

Sennen Cove: Little Auk, in harbour. (Birdguides)

St John’s Lake: Red-necked Grebe, 2 Black-necked Grebe. (Birdguides)

Carbis Bay: Iceland Gull. (Birdguides)

St Agnes Head: Snow Bunting. (Birdguides)

Penzance, Jubilee Pool: 6 Ringed Plovers, Sanderling, 30+ Purple Sandpiper. (C Teague/Twitter)

Marazion,Red River Mouth: several Turnstone, Sanderling, Dunlin, 2 Stonechat, Meadow Pipit, Rock Pipit, 7 + Common Chiffchaffs, Redwings, Firecrest & 2 possible 2 Siberian Chiffchaffs. (C Teague/Twitter)

Porth: 2 Black-throated Diver past Trevelgue Point. (J Robinson)

Wadebridge: 73 Pied Wagtail roosting at Hustyns Hotel. (R Hughes/Twitter)

Hannafore. Looe: 2 Slavonian Grebes. (J Walters)

St Gothian: 1 Snipe Flushed from reeds. (J Crowther)

Crowdy Reservoir: 1 Shelduck, 4 Goosander (2m), 36 Teal, 12 Mallard, 1 Grey Heron, (Reservoir half frozen over). (B Craven)

Siblyback Lake: 3 Great Northern Diver , 19 Little Grebe , 5+ Coot , 22 Canada Geese , 21 Tufted Duck, 15 Teal , 2 Snipe , 200+ Golden Plover , 15 Fieldfare , 12+ Redwing , 6 Siskin. (K Pellow, J Horsey)

Seaton beach to Murrayton: 5 Red-throated Diver. – reduced numbers possibly linked to a number of inshore  gill nets recently set between Seaton and Millendreth, 1 Kestrel , 70+ Redwing , 20 Song Thrush , 2 pair Stonechat , 8 Pied Wagtail, 1 Chiffchaff. ( K Pellow )

Stithians Lake: 1 (M) Greater Scaup. (A Lea)

Carnkie, Helston: 19 snipe in wetland meadow. 1 (M) reed bunting, 40+ goldfinch, 10+ greenfinch, 10+ redwing, 6 fieldfare. (A Lea)

Hayle Estuary RSPB, Ryan’s Field: 1 Jack Snipe. (T & A Polglase)

Camel Estuary: Wadebridge to Tregunna, 11:30 to 15:00: 1 Pied Wagtail, 42 Redwing, c30 Starling, 2 Chaffinch, 3 Dunnock, 3 Goldfinch, 8 Canada Goose, 7 Robin, 20 House Sparrow, 2 Blackcap, 7 Jackdaw, c200 Black-headed Gull, 85 Oystercatcher 23 Curlew, 1 Collared Dove, 7 Little Egret, 28 Herring Gull, 2 Common Sandpiper, 5 Snipe, 86 Redshank, c160 Lapwing, 3 Magpie, 2 Rook, 1 Meadow Pipit, 3 Great Tit, 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker, 2 Blue Tit, c200 Dunlin, 1 Lesser Black-backed Gull, 2 Common Gull, 5 Black-tailed Godwit, 2 Grey Wagtail, 15 Ringed Plover, 7 Cormorant, 3 Greenshank, 45 Wigeon, 3 Great Black-backed Gull, c70 Shelduck, 30 Mallard, 1 Grey Heron, 2 Wren, 5 Pintail, 32 Teal, 1 Little Grebe. (C & G Horsley)

Colliford: 1 drake Goosander, 2 Great-crested Grebe, 43 Teal, 4 Buzzard, 1 Raven, 7 Magpie, LBB Gull, Fieldfare, Redwing, 1 Song Thrush, Starling, 5 Lapwing, 7 Snipe, 1 m. Bullfinch, 1 Goldcrest, 2 Chaffinch, 1 Nuthatch, Great Tit Blue Tit, 4 Roe Deer. (M & R Frost)

Dozmary Pool: 2 Goldeneye (L Birtwistle, M&R Frost)

Mylor Creek Boatyard: 1 Kingfisher, 2 Shelduck, 1 Greenshank, 3 Redshank, 1 Curlew, 1 Oystercatcher. (M Saunders)

Golitha 1030-1120: House Sparrows, 7 Blue Tit, 2 Great Tit, 4 Nuthatch, pr Bullfinch, 2 Siskin, 4 Jay, 2 Magpie, 1 Song Thrush, 2 Blackbird, 2 Dunnock, 5 Robin, 1 Wren, 2 Buzzard. (A. Riley)

Lower Tamar Lake: 6 Goosander, 12 Mallard, 1 Goldeneye, 4 Snipe, 1 Water Rail, 2 Grey Heron, 1 Green Sandpiper, 1 Sparrowhawk, 8 Teal.. (Paul Howrihane)

Pentire Head: 40 Golden Plover in field near Pentire Farm. (S. Marquis)

Castle Beach: 1 Whimbrel, 1 Redshank, 20 Turnstone, 1 Black Redstart, 10 Guillemot, 10 Razorbill (S Van Hear)

Tresemple Pool: 1 Water Rail. (M Jones)

Late submission 17/01 Downderry: 21 Oystercatcher, 9 Turnstone, 2 Black Redstart and 5 Stonechat. (A Payne)

Late submission 17/01 Seaton: 2 Wigeon, 19 Moorhen, 21 Mallard and a Mediterranean Gull. (A Payne)

Late submission 16/01 St Mawes: Black Redstart. (G Law)

DC

Goldeneye. Paul Howrihane
Goosander. Paul Howrihane
Goldeneye. Linda Birtwistle
Jack Snipe. Tom Polglase
Greenfinch. Adrian Lea
Fieldfare. Adrian Lea
Reed Bunting. Adrian Lea
Greater Scaup. Adrian Lea
Possible blythi Lesser Whitethroat. Peter Clement
Possible blythi Lesser Whitethroat. Peter Clement
Great Northern Diver. Jeff Horsey
Green-winged Teal. Nick Watmough