Wednesday 15th March 2023

Wednesday 15th March 2023

Falmouth, Pennance Point: Alpine Swift this evening, from 1749-1753 then flew toward Pendennis. (M Broadbent, E Cornelius)

Hayle Estuary RSPB: ad Ring-billed Gull, 3 Sandwich Tern on rising tide. (I Hayes)

Lizard Point (0910 – 1130): 1 Sooty Shearwater, 112 Manx Shearwater, 39 Puffin, 2 Black-throated Diver, 1 Great Northern Diver, 7 Common Scoter. (R Wilkins)

Newlyn: juv Iceland Gull, on South pier, m Black Redstart. (L Proctor)

St Gothian Sands: m Wheatear. (S Rogers, G Lawlor) 3 Sand Martin. (I Hayes)

Marazion Marsh RSPB: 2 Swallow, 1 House Martin around Longrock Pool. Also 3w Iceland Gull on Hogus rocks. (S Rogers)

College Reservoir:  1 Swallow, 5 Sand Martin, 2 Firecrest (S Van Hear) Also 5 Woodcock (flushed), Marsh Tit. (F Hutchinson) Also 1 Green Woodpecker, 1 Jay, 2 Wren, 1 Long tailed Tit, 4 Great Tit, 5 Blue Tit, 1 Mistle Trush 1 Song Thrush, 6 Wigeon, 10 Tufted Duck, 6 Mallard, 20+ Coot, 1 Moorhen, 2 Mute Swan, 15 Canada Goose, 2 Great crested Grebe, 1 Cormorant, 1 Grey Heron, 4 Black headed Gull. (T Chambers)

Helston, Carnkie: male Sparrowhawk, 5 Snipe, 2 (m & f) Mallard, 1 Moorhen, 1 Rook, 24 Jackdaw, 6 Woodpigeon, 5 (2m & 3f) Greenfinch, 4 Dunnock. (A Lea)

Feock: male Sparrowhawk in garden. (K Dalziel)

Trebetherick/Brea Hill: 19 Skylark, 1m  Reed Bunting. (S Grose)

Rock: 1m Blackcap, 3 Greenfinch, 1 Great spotted Woodpecker. (S Grose)

Camel Estuary, Wadebridge to Tregunna: 3 Canada goose, 4 Mute swan, 34 Shelduck, 52 Wigeon, 8 Mallard, 3 Wood pigeon, 3 Collared dove, c.70 Oystercatcher, 53 Curlew, 40 Dunlin, 1 Common sandpiper, 45 Redshank, 1 Greenshank, c.120 Black-headed gull, 1 Great black-backed gull, 1 Common gull, c.80 Herring gull, 3 Lesser black-backed gull, 6 Cormorant, 1 Grey heron, 5 Little egret, 1 Buzzard, 1 Magpie, 4 Jackdaw, 1 Blue tit, 1 Wren, 5 Blackbird, 2 Robin, 4 House sparrow, 1 Dunnock, 4 Goldfinch (M Scawen et al.)

St Loy: Glaucous Gull reported early morning.

Late submission, 14/3, Trowan Allotments, St Ives: 2 Swallow (P. Nason).

Rook, Adrian Lea
Greenfinch, Adrian Lea
Dunnock, Adrian Lea
Alpine Swift, Elliott Cornelius
Sparrowhawk, Kate Dalziel