Tuesday 7th February 2023

Tuesday 7th February 2023

Kingsmill Lake: 1 m Green-winged Teal reported at inlet. (RBA)

Cot Valley: 1 Little Bunting, 6 Reed Bunting. (J Cumming, J Vickers)

Sennen: 1 1w Rose-coloured Starling still in Atlantic Crescent. (J Cumming, J Vickers)

Mousehole, St Clement’s Isle: 1 probable American Herring Gull, 1 1w Caspian Gull, 1 ad Kumlien’s Gull. (RBA)

Lelant Saltings: 1 ad Ring-billed Gull, 2 ad Caspian Gull, 4 Yellow-legged Gull, 4 Goosander, 32 Grey Plover, 2 Black-tailed Godwit, 1 Water Pipit. (G Lawlor)

Sennen: 1 Glaucous Gull (2CY, flew over Mayon in afternoon), 2 Iceland Gulls (2CY and 3CY in fields between Skewjack Farm and Brew Farm Sewage Treatment Works), 8 Mediterranean Gulls (in fields between Skewjack Farm and Brew Farm STW). (N R Rogers)

Godrevy: 2 Black Redstart. (G Rogers)

The Knavocks: 3 Black Redstart. (L Colliver)

St Buryan: 1 Black Redstart. (RBA)

St Mabyn: 1 Black Redstart on house by Longstone. (RBA)

Downderry: 1 Black Redstart. (A Payne)

Lower Tamar Lake: 3 Whooper Swan. (RBA)

Morvah: 6 Cattle Egret. (J Cumming, J Vickers)

Truro; Boscawen Park to Sunny Corner: 2 Avocet, 211 Dunlin, 70 Black Tailed Godwit, 27 Redshank, 25 Curlew, 19 Oystercatcher, 1 Common Sandpiper, 1 Greenshank, 41 Teal, 12 Shelduck, 3 Little Egret, 1 Grey Heron, 1 Cormorant plus 9 Redwing on Truro CC pitch. Also 9 Teal on Boscawen duck pond. (A Nicholson)

Par, Spit Point: 9 Eider (5m 4f), 5 Redwing, 2 Blackbird, 3 Robin, 135 Herring Gull, 2 Goldfinch, 1 Canada Goose, 1 Great black-backed Gull, 1 Lesser black-backed Gull, 1 Magpie, 12 Woodpigeon, 5 Jackdaw, 2 Raven, 4 Shag, 8 Cormorant, 7 Oystercatcher, 1 Rock pipit, 2 Stonechat, 1 Great Crested Grebe, 1 Little Egret, 1 Wren, 2 Carrion Crow. (C & G Horsley)

Wadebridge, Treraven Meadow: 2 Marsh Tit, 2 Shelduck, c100 Common Snipe, 1 Green Sandpiper,  c100 Canada Geese, 1 pair Bullfinch, c20 Teal, c20+ Redwing. (D Dennis)

Callestick: 1 Firecrest, 1 Goldcrest, 1 f Blackcap and 2 Chiffchaff. (T Wilson)

Carrick Roads, Pendennis Point: Single male Eider diving from Crab Quay. (B Penny)

Penzance Hbr: 1 Guillemot, 1 Eider. (A McKechnie)

Newquay boating Lake: 50 plus Feral Pigeon, 9 Moorhen, many Mallards. At least 3 Black-headed Gull with metal rings, 2 Mute Swan and 1 Cormorant. (R Hughes)

Maenporth: 1 Greenshank on lagoon. (C Lovatt)

Golitha Falls: 2 Great Spotted Woodpecker, 3 Nuthatch, 1 Treecreeper. (A Lea)

Bodmin: 1 m Sparrowhawk on fence in private garden this am. (J Piper)

Stenalees: 1 Lesser Redpoll regularly visiting private garden. (R Hollis)

Allet: 1 Tawny Owl. (B Bosisto)

Seaton: 1 Wigeon, 17 Moorhen, 1 Chiffchaff, 3 Firecrest and Goldcrest. (A Payne)

Rock Helipad field: 2 Mistle Thrush. (S Grose)

Porth Reservoir: 2 Mediterranean Gull, 5 Common Gull, 2 (m+f) Gadwall, 1 Goldeneye still present,  2 Grey Wagtail, 3 Kingfisher, 14 Great crested Grebe, 2 Jay. (S Grose)

Late submission, 5/2. Newquay – Fistral Beach: 1 Humpback Whale. (surfers)

Late submission, 6/2, College lake, Penryn: 8 Goldfinch, 2 Redwing, 1 Buzzard, 2 Great Tit, 2 Blue Tit, 3 Long tailed Tit, 3 Mute Swan, 3 Moorhen, 10 Wigeon, 2 Mallard, 30+ Coot, 20+ Tufted Duck, 1 Pochard, 8 Canada Goose, 3 Great crested Grebe. (T Chamber)

 

TJW

Black Redstart – Geoff Rogers
Black Redstart – Geoff Rogers
Black Redstart – Lynn Colliver
Black Redstart – Lynn Colliver
Guillemot – Alec McKechnie
Treecreeper – Adrian Lea
Lesser Redpoll – Richard Hollis
Lesser Redpoll – Richard Hollis