Tuesday 15th March 2022

Tuesday 15th March 2022

Newlyn: 1 Kumlien’s Gull adult still in harbour by fish quay this afternoon. (N R Rogers)

Siblyback Lake: 3 Ring-necked Duck (2 m), 2 Cormorant , 8 Little Grebe , 15 Coot, 30 Tufted Duck, 3 Teal, 4+ Siskin, 6 Chiffchaff (5 singing). (K Pellow)

Hayle Est: 1 1st W Caspian Gull and 1 Kittiwake. (G Lawlor)

Porth Loe: (north of Gwennap Head) female Ring Ouzel. (I Robson, J Fairclough)

Loe Pool: 1 Red-throated Diver, 5 Goosander, 11 Shoveler, 15 Great Crested Grebe, 1 Little Grebe, 5 Grey Heron, 1 Little Egret, 1 Water Rail. (G Adams)

Kenidjack valley: Male Wheatear, 5 Chiffchaff. (P Clarke)

East Pentire: 1 Wheatear. (B Bosisto)

Davidstow Airfield: 4 Wheatear. (B Craven)

Rumps and Pentire: 3 Wheatear. (M Scawen)

The Mouls, Pentire: c520 Auks (Guillemot and Razorbill) in raft off the Mouls. Also 5 Wheatear on The Rumps. (P McVey)

Mounts Bay: 16 Turnstone, 2 Rock Pipit, 1 Eider (male), 2 Shag, 1 Cormorant, 2 Great Black-backed Gull (one eating a rabbit). (V Lea and L Bacon).

Marazion Marsh: 3 Grey Heron nests, 2 Dabchick, 2 Cetti’s Warbler, 5+ Chiffchaff, 2 Little Egrets, 3 Stonechat and  1 Great White Egret seen from train. (V Lea and L Bacon)

College Res: 1st w f Scaup still.

Crowdy Res: 16 Tufted Duck, 2 Great Crested Grebes, 1 Greylag Goose with 51 Canada Geese and 8 Teal. (B Craven)

Land’s End: 120 Golden Plover by bus stop. (I Robson, J Fairclough)

Mayon Cliff: 1 female type Black Redstart. (I Robson, J Fairclough)

Downderry: 1 Black Redstart. (A Payne)

Crugmeer/Lelissick: 3 Kestrel, 26 Skylark, 9 Fulmar, 3 Shag, 27 Guillemot, 4 Razorbill. (S Grose)

Treraven meadows/Polbrock Bridge: 1 Shelduck, 3 Greylag Goose, 7 Snipe, 5 Nuthatch, 3 Grey Heron, 1 Grey Wagtail, 1 Kingfisher, 2 Water Rail (heard only), 3 Great Spotted Woodpecker (drumming), 6 Song Thrush, 1 Chiffchaff, 1 Raven,1 Jay, 6 Coal Tit, 2prs Long tailed Tit.  (S Grose)

Swanpool: 2 Kestrel, 2 Greenfinch. (D Peers)

St Ives Bay: 5 probable Common Scoter distantly from Godrevy. (S Thomas)

Porthleven to Loe Pool: At least 5 singing skylarks soaring above coast path. (R Smith)

Godrevy Point: 2 Raven, 1 leucistic Carrion Crow, 20+ Jackdaw, 2 Skylark, 2 Meadow Pipit, 2 Rock Pipit, 4 Dunnock, 3pr Stonechat 20+ Fulmar, 2 Turnstone, 1 Adder, 50+ Grey Seal 09.45 – 12.00. (M Webb)

Mother Ivey’s Bay: Herring Gull with overgrown maxilla on Merope Rock. 8 Fulmar, 52 Shag, 2 Diver sp, 5 Guillemot, 4 Razorbill, 1 Kestrel.  Also 4 Grey Seal. (S Lilley)

Late submission, 14/3, Pendeen: 1 Common Sandpiper, male Wheatear, female-type Black Redstart. (P Combridge)

Late submission, 14/3, Godrevy: 2 Wheatear (m and f), 1 Skylark, 4 Rock Pipit. (M James)

Late submission, Helston sewage works, 14/3: 1 Chiffchaff, 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker. (M James)

Late submission, 14/3, Par/Polkerris: 2 Great Crested Grebe, 2 Stonechat. (R Hampshire)

 

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Caspian Gull – Graham Lawlor
Caspian Gull – Graham Lawlor
Kittiwake – Graham Lawlor
Wheatear – Mike Scawen
Fulmar – Martin Webb
Skylark – Martin Webb
Meadow Pipit – Martin Webb
Raven – Martin Webb
Shag – Regina Griffiths
Shag – Regina Griffiths
Herring Gull – Steve Lilley