Wednesday 21st February 2024

Wednesday 21st February 2024

Hayle Estuary RSPB; Lelant Saltings: 1 adult Ring-billed Gull, 4 Mediterranean Gull, 56 Common Gull,25 Bar tailed Godwit, 2 Knot,17 Oystercatcher, 45 Redshank, 200+ Dunlin, 4 Goosander,19 Wigeon. (S Grose) adult Iceland Gull & 3 Caspian Gull (two adults and 2nd winter). (Birdguides) juvenile Spoonbill still at Ryan’s Field. (S Green)

Walmsley Sanctuary; CBWPS Members Only: 2 Spoonbill, 14 Tufted Duck, 2 Pintail (m+f), 1 Tawny Owl (flew out of box under hide). (S Lilley)

Newquay; Towan Head:  17 Purple sandpipers with 12 Turnstones on Little Fistral rocks.  6 Common Dolphin with calf off of the headland. (M Lammas)

Illogan: 1 Grey Wagtail by stream, 44 Linnet on telephone wires. (J Baker)

Newlyn Harbour: 111 Great Black backed Gull ,5 Lesser Black backed Gull, 56 Turnstone,1 Redshank. (S Grose)

Wherrytown: 3 Mediterranean Gull. (S Grose)

St Ives: adult male Black Redstart by Old Police Station. (B Dawson)

St Gothian Sands LNR: 1m Pintail, 53 Oystercatcher, 4 Shoveler, 32 Tufted Duck.(S Grose)

Truro: 1 Common Sandpiper still on river behind Tesco. (T Wilson)

Torpoint: 19 Brent Geese (10 Dark-bellied, 9 Pale-bellied). (K Pellow)

Wilcove: 36 Wigeon. 6 Teal , 20 Redshank , 1 Greenshank , 1 Whimbrel , 1 Common Sandpiper. (K Pellow)

Tregantle Beach: 55 Common Scoter (feeding behind breaker line at high tide ). (K Pellow)

Cawsand; Millbrook: 14 Cattle Egret. (K Pellow)


Adult Ring-billed Gull – Shaun Grose