Tuesday 13th February 2024

Tuesday 13th February 2024

Hayle Estuary: 1 Ring-billed Gull, 1 ad Iceland Gull, 1 juv Kumlien’s Gull, 1 ad Caspian Gull, 2 Yellow-legged Gull, 116 Common Gull, 700 Lesser Black-backed Gull from Lelant Station mid pm. (S Rowe, G Lawlor, P Freestone) 2 ad Caspian Gull, 4 Yellow-legged Gull. (G Lawlor, P Freestone) Also, 1 Spoonbill. (BirdGuides)

Mousehole: Ad Kumlien’s Gull on St Clement’s Isle. (NR Rogers)

Walmsley Sanctuary: 2 Spoonbill. (BirdGuides)

Wadebridge: 8 Cattle Egret again in field west of Halfway House Pub early am. (S Grose)

Porthilly Farm: 31 Cattle Egret early am. (S Grose)

Rock: 1 Sparrowhawk, 5 Greenfinch. (S Grose)

Porth Reservoir: 1 Long-tailed Duck, 2 Little Grebe, 3 Tufted Duck, 9 Great Crested Grebe, 2 Common Gull, 1 Marsh Tit, 2 Long-tailed Tit flocks, 2 Coal Tit.(S Grose)

The Bar (Helford Passage): 95+ Mediterranean Gull. (L Parkerson)

Mawnan: 1 Great Northern Diver. (L Parkerson)

Rosemullion Head: 1 Great Northern Diver, 100+ Common Dolphin. (L Parkerson)

Calstock Wetlands: 180+ Teal (including 1m Teal x Green-winged Teal hybrid), 3 Wigeon, 9 Pied Wagtail. (K Pellow)

Hannafore Beach: 2 Purple Sandpiper. (S Sanderson)

Truro: 2 Black Redstart. (R Arney)

Crantock, Penpol Woods: 1 Grey Wagtail. (L Burt)

Porthcurnick: 1 Little Egret, 2 Mediterranean Gull, 2 Black-headed Gull, 6 Herring Gull. (C Taylor)

Hayle Estuary, Ryan’s Field: 27 Redshank, 5 Shelduck, 13 Canada Geese, 15 Teal, 20+ Black-headed Gull, 4 Goldfinch, 2 Blackbird, 1 f Sparrowhawk. (S Murnan)

Stithians Reservoir, feeder hide: 8 Reed Bunting (6m, 2f), 7 Long-tailed Tit, 2 Great Spotted Woodpecker (1m, 1f), 1 Coal Tit. (A Lea)

Truro Gentle Birding Walk, Boscawen Park to Sunny Corner: 5 Mute Swan, 25+ Teal, Shelduck, Mallard, 3 Great Black-backed Gull, Herring Gull, Black-headed Gull, 1 Buzzard, 1 Little Egret, 200+ Dunlin, 40 Black-tailed Godwit, 3 Curlew, Oystercatcher, Redshank, Crows, Rooks, 19 Woodpigeon, 1 Blackbird, 16+ Redwing, 4 Pied Wagtail, 3 Robin, 2 Greenfinch, Goldfinch, Blue Tit, 3 Great Tit, 2 Long-tailed Tit, 2 Chiffchaff, 1 Nuthatch. (A.Hill et al)

Truro: Black-tailed Godwits, video by John Chapple.

Late submission, 12/02, Stithians Reservoir, feeder hide: 7 Reed Bunting, 5 Blue Tit, 8 Long-tailed Tit, 1 Wren, 3 Great Tit, 1 Marsh Tit, 1 Jay, 1 Blackbird, 5 Chaffinch, 1 Buzzard, 2 Dunnock, 1 Snipe. (S Murnan)

 

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Grey Wagtail, Liz Burt
Sparrowhawk, Steve Murnan
Great Spotted Woodpecker, Adrian Lea
Coal Tit, Adrian Lea
Long-tailed Duck, Shaun Grose