Thursday 29th February 2024

Thursday 29th February 2024

Sennen Cove to Lands End & Nanjizal Beach: 12.15pm to 3.15pm, Black Guillemot, 300+ Guillemot, 14 Golden Plover, 9 Stonechat, 2 Rock Pipit, 30 Chough, 2 Common Buzzard, Kestrel, Sparrowhawk, 30 Shag, 40 Gannet, 24 Fulmar, 15 Great Black Backed Gull, 4 Oystercatcher. (R Beesly)

Hayle Estuary RSPB; Lelant Station: 542 Lesser Black Backed Gull, 8 Goosander, 1st w Kumlien’s Gull, adult Ring-billed Gull, 2 adult Yellow-legged Gull, 1 Green Woodpecker this evening . (B Bosisto)

Hayle Ryan’s Field 16.15 – 16.40: 1 Immature Danish-ringed Spoonbill V463, 1 Egyptian Goose, 6 (3m 3f) Shelduck, 15 Teal, 16 Canada Goose. (M Webb)

Laneast Downs: 500+ Golden Plover circling, (M Rule)

Moditonham Quay: 43 Teal, 2 Shelduck, 1 Greenshank, 12 Cattle Egret, 4 Little Egret to roost. ( K Pellow)

Hells Mouth: 20+ fulmar, 20+ herring gull. ( A Lea)

Zelah: 1 Woodcock. (B Bosisto)

Kestle Barton, Helford: 33 Cattle Egret, Marsh Tit, 3 Coal Tits and 2 Nuthatch. ( A Witheywood)

Hayle Estuary (Carnsew pool, Lelant saltings, Ryan’s Field): 9.30am to 11.30am,  Spoonbill, 3 Mediterranean Gulls, 2 Greenshank, 9 Goosander, 14 Bar-Tailed Godwit, 12 Turnstone, 6 Curlew, 25 Redshank, 10 Oystercatcher, 5 Greenfinch, 5 Widgeon, 4 Teal, 30 Shelduck, 2 Little Egret, 2 Little Grebe.(R Beesly)

Hayle Black Bridge 09.50 – 10.00: 1 Song Thrush, 1 Greenshank, 1 Redshank, 100+ Herring Gulls. (M Webb)

Marazion Marshes RSPB and Marazion Beach: 4pm to 5pm, 12 Sanderling, 25 Turnstone (both on beach) 2 Common Snipe, 5 Chiffchaff, 9 Redwing, 2 Little Egret, 10 Grey Heron, 4 Teal, 3 Stonechat. (R Beesly)

Torpoint – St.Johns Lake: 14 Brent Geese, ( 9 pale-bellied , 5 dark-bellied), 22 Wigeon, 16 Teal, 1 Common Scoter, 7 Great Crested Grebe, 1 Black-necked Grebe, 1 Little Grebe, 6 Little Egret, 17 Bar-tailed Godwit, 2 Whimbrel, 1 Greenshank. ( K Pellow)

Kenidjack: Firecrest by water treatment plant. (J Croft)

Colliford Lake: 1 Barnacle Goose, 4 Curlew on floating vegetation (L Birtwistle)

Porthilly Farm: 80 Cattle Egret at 5.35pm as they flew between Cant Hill and the Estuary.(S Grose)

DC

Barnacle Goose. Linda Birtwistle
Curlew. Linda Birtwistle
Song Thrush. Martin Webb
Greenshank. Martin Webb
Redshank. Martin Webb
Fulmar. Adrian Lea
Fulmar. Adrian Lea
Cattle Egret. Andrew Witheywood
Marsh tit. Andrew Witheywood
Nuthatch. Andrew Witheywood
Herring Gull. Andrew Witheywood
Spoonbill. Martin Webb
Spoonbill. Martin Webb
Egyptian Goose. Martin Webb
Egyptian Goose. Martin Webb
Shelduck. Martin Webb
Shelduck. Martin Webb