Thursday 19th January 2023

Thursday 19th January 2023

St Ives: Black-browed Albatross north of island again today. (C Oates) 1 Great Skua, 1 Black throated Diver, 1 Black Redstart, pod of Common Dolphin. ( J Robinson)

Mousehole: 1 Caspian Gull (2cy), 2 Glaucous Gull (2cy), 2Iceland Gulls (2cy + ad) on St Clement Island, 1 m Eider(M Broadbent, F Hutchinson, L Parkerson, J Hawkey)

Hayle Estuary RSPB Lelant Saltings: 1 Ring-billed Gull (ad), 2 Caspian Gull (ad), 1 Yellow-legged Gull (ad). (M Broadbent, F Hutchinson, L Parkerson)

Hayle Estuary RSPB Ryan’s Field: 1 male Goosander. (M James)

Hayle Estuary RSPB Copperhouse: 1 Great Egret. (M James)

Lizard: 1st w Little Gull in fields just north of Lizard Village. (D Collins)

Chapel Amble: 1 Kingfisher, 2 Barn Owls, 1 Sparrowhawk, 1 Kestrel, 1 Buzzard. (A Lea)

Penzance: c15 Common Scoter on the sea between Penzance and Marazion (L Parkerson)

Porthleven: c20 Bottlenose Dolphin, 1 Humpback Whale reported heading towards Praa sands @16:00. (J Hawkey)

Porth (Roseland): 1 Merlin, 1 Green Woodpecker. (K Dalziel)

Heamoor: Yellow browed Warbler in private gardens (Paul St Pierre)

Dobwalls: 1 Firecrest, 2 Dunnock, 2 Blue Tit, 11 Starling, 1 Robin, 13 House Sparrows, 2 Jackdaw, 1 Collared Dove, 3 Blackbird,1 Greenfinch, 5 Chaffinch, 1 Magpie, 16 Goldfinch, 1 Small Tortoiseshell in private garden (C&J Duffy)

St Gothian Sands: Grey Phalarope, 2 Gadwall,  1 Meadow Pipit, 1m Stonechat, 3 Rock Pipit, 4 Pied Wagtail, 2 Curlew, 12 Oystercatcher, 8 Little Grebe, 14 Shoveler, 20+ Tufted Duck, 6 Moorhen, 8 Coot, 120+ Canada Goose 13.30 – 14.30. (M Webb C Richards)

Rinsey Head: 5 Black Throated Divers. ( C Richards)

Towan Head Newquay: 4 p.m 18 Purple sandpipers. 13 Turnstones, 13 Oyster catchers on rocks S of Little Fistral beach (M Lammas)

Swanpool: 2 Siberian Chiffchaff, 10+ Common Chiffchaff, 2 Firecrest, 3 Blackcap, 2 Yellow-legged Gull (Ad, 4CY), 2 Mediterranean Gull. (E Cornelius)

Boscundle Woods, Tregrehan: c 25 Siskin feeding on Sitka spruce. 3 blackcap 2m 1f. (I Stewart)

Nanquidno: Chiffchaff (tristis type , Blackcap, Grey Wagtail, Great spotted Woodpecker, Rock Pipit. (C Moore)

St John’s Lake: Red-necked Grebe, 2 Slavonian Grebe, Black-necked Grebe, 4 Great Crested Grebe, Little Grebe, 2 Great Northern Diver. (B Rankine)

Jupiter Point: Spoonbill up river . (B Rankine)

Brunnion, Lelant Downs: 2 female pheasants and 1 male.   2 Pied Wagtails, 2 Robins, 2 Dunnock, 12 Goldfinches, 8 House Sparrows, 2 Blackbirds, 6 Chaffinch, 1 Male Bullfinch and probable female. (P Geddes)

Crugmeer: 1 Snow Bunting, 2 Black Redstarts, 50 Chaffinch, 20 Linnets, 10 Meadow Pipits, 5 Rock Pipits, 5 Fulmar, 10 Guillemot, 2 Raven 1 Oystercatcher. (A Tomkins D Rundle)

Lelant: 1 Whimbrel, 1 adult Kittiwake,  4 Goosander, ( 1 drake, 3 redheads) , 1 adult Yellow-legged Gull 09:02-09:57. (L Parkerson)

Towan Head: 11 Red-throated Diver, 1 Great Northern Diver, 2 Common Scoter. (B Bosisto)

Lower Tamar Lake: 42 Goosander (9m 33f) , 7 Coot, 3 Tufted Duck (2m 1f), 39 Mallard, 2 Grey Heron, 2 Moorhen. (R Mudge)

Kingsmill Lake: 1w Dark-bellied Brent Goose with 50 Canada geese, 3 Greenshank, 72 Avocet, 4 Bar-tailed Godwit, 27 Black-tailed Godwit, 260+ Dunlin, 47 Snipe, 28 Lapwing, 35+ Curlew, 40+ Shelduck, 120+ Wigeon & 90+ Teal. (P Kemp)

Late Submission 18/01Downderry/Seaton: 4 Black Redstarts along the coast. At Seaton 14 Pied Wagtails and 18 Oystercatchers. In the valley Marsh Tit, Nuthatch, Chiffchaff, Firecrest and 5 Goldcrest. (A Payne)

dc/rb

Peregrine (Site withheld) Andrew Tomkins
Kingfisher. Adrian Lea
Barn Owl. Adrian Lea
Barn Owl. Adrian Lea
Grey Phalarope. Martin Webb
Meadow Pipit. Martin Webb
Little Grebe. Martin Webb
Goosander. Mark James