Tuesday 20th February 2024

Tuesday 20th February 2024

St Ives: 1 1w Kumlien’s Gull again on rocks between Porthminster beach and Lamberth Walk. (RBA)

Hayle Estuary (RSPB): 1 juv Kumlien’s Gull and 1 Spoonbill. (RBA)

Walmsley Sanctuary: 2 Spoonbill, 10 Tufted Duck, 46 Teal, 141 Wigeon, 21 Gadwall, 7 Pintail, 18 Shoveler, 22 Stock Dove, 1 Greylag, 20 Mallard, 2 Reed Bunting. (D Eva)

Porthgwarra:  1 Humpback Whale (breached ca 1.5-2 miles offshore), 2 Manx Shearwater, 1 Great Northern Diver (1425-1555). (N R Rogers)

Marazion Marsh (RSPB): 1 Bittern in flight. (RBA)

Porth Reservoir: 1 Treecreeper, 1 Marsh Tit, 1 House Sparrow, 1 Long tailed Duck. (S Grose)

Falmouth, Castle Beach: 1 Black Redstart. (M Greenhalgh)

Porthilly Farm: 51 Cattle Egret. (S Grose)

Chapel Amble: 3 Water Pipit, 32 Fieldfare. (D Eva)

Truro, Sunny Corner/Boscowan Park: 72 Black-tailed Godwits, 350 Dunlin, 1 Greenshank, 75 Carrion Crow, 1 Grey Wagtail. (T Wilson)

Truro (private garden): 1 Firecrest. (T Wilson)

St Clement, Tresemple Pool:  9 Common Snipe, 10 Greenshank, 1 Common Sandpiper, 3 Curlew. (P Pearson)

Pentire Point, Polzeath1 Wren, 17 Skylark, 2 Linnet, 2 Kestrel, 6 Carrion Crow. (A Quincey)

Lower Amble4 Mute Swan 12 Wigeon, 1 Robin, 1 Goldfinch, 1 Blue Tit, 1 Blackbird, 1 Wren, 12 Jackdaw, 5 Rook, 1 Heron, 1 Buzzard. (A Quincey)

Treraven: 5 Greylag Goose, 1 Barnacle Goose, 1 Green Sandpiper. (D Eva).

Camel Trail wetlands opp. Egloshayle Church: 6 Shelduck, 3 Curlew, 1 Goldcrest, 15 Canada Geese, 1 Robin, 2 Chaffinch. (B Collins)

Lizard, Dean Quarry: 20+ Linnet, 8+ Rock Pipit, 2 Pied Wagtail, 2 Raven. (A Lea)

Penzance Promenade: 2m+2F Eider Duck. (D Clayton)

Bude Marshes: 2 Grey Heron, 28 Moorhen, 2 Teal, 18 Mallard, 4 Shelduck, 158 Canada Geese, 5 Snipe, 4 Curlew, 1 Male Kingfisher. (N Bastin).

Maer Lake: 12 Moorhen, 1 Cattle Egret, 5 Canada Geese, 18 Mallard, 36 Wigeon, 12 Teal, 7 Curlew, 2 Black-Tailed Godwit, 200+ Lapwing 14 Golden Plover, 94 Lesser Black-Backed Gull, 9 Herring Gull, 175+ Black-Headed Gull, 2 Med Gull, 2 Common Gull, 4 Roe Deer above Maer Lake. (N Bastin).

Kelynack: 200+ Golden Plover. (C Moore)

Camelford: 2 Dipper, 1 Grey Wagtail, 2 Great Spotted Woodpecker, 3 Greenfinch from riverside walk. (S Grose)

Crowdy Reservoir: 2 Goosander, 2 Greylag, 1 Grey Wagtail, 1 Tufted Duck, 1 Golden Plover (below the dam wall). (S Grose)

Newquay: 54 Kittiwake on the sea opposite tea caverns. (S Grose)

Late submission, 19/2, St Buryan: 2 Sand Martin over. (per R  Irvine)

Late submission. 19/2, Lower Tamar Lake1 Continental Cormorant (sinensis). (P Howrihane)

TJW

 

Rock Pipit – Adrian Lea
Pied Wagtail – Adrian Lea
Eider – Dave Clayton
Eider – Dave Clayton
Cattle Egret – Nigel Bastin
Kingfisher – Nigel Bastin
Golden Plover – Shaun Grose