Wednesday 22nd March 2023

Wednesday 22nd March 2023

Gannel Estuary: 2nd winter Ring-billed Gull, 60+ Common Gull, 45 Black-headed Gull. (B Bosisto)

Lower Metherell: Little Bunting still, with Reed Buntings. (B Rankine, D Sharp)

Helston: female Ring-necked Duck still on boating lake.

Swanpool: (15:30 – 16:30): c600 Manx Shearwater, c40 Mediterranean Gull. (M Broadbent)

Newquay Boating Lake: 1 Coot. (B Bosisto)

Hayle Estuary RSPB: 4 Goosander (1m, 3f), 8 Grey Plover, 1 Greenshank, 60+ Redshank, 2 Mediterranean Gull. Also small numbers of Widgeon and Teal. (J St Ledger)

Rosewall Hill: 9 Wheatear near pond at top of hill. (J St Ledger)

College Woods and Reservoir: 2 Chaffinch, 1 Goldfinch, 4 Robin, 5 Blackbird, 1 Wren, 1 Jay, 1 Marsh Tit, 2 Blue Tit, 1 Great Tit, 1 Long tailed Tit, 6 Mallard, 20+ Coot, 20+ Tufted Duck, 1 Moorhen, 6 Great crested Grebe, 3 Great black backed Gull, 75+ Sand Martin, 1 Cormorant. (T Chambers)

Lizard Point: (15.10-16.40) 1 Sooty Shearwater, 1400 Manx Shearwater, 2 Puffin, 6 Common Scoter, 120 Kittiwake. (D Collins)

St Gothian Sands: 1 Wheatear, 60+ Sand Martin. (R Wilkins)

St Clement’s Isle: juv Glaucous Gull, 4cy Iceland Gull, 4cy Caspian Gull, pair Shoveler, 450+ Manx Shearwater past. (M Elliott)

Walmsley: 1 Whimbrel. (S Lilley)

Ponsanooth: 2+ Siskin. (S Williams)

Malpas, Truro: 2cy Spoonbill. (J Rowe)

River Neet, Bude: 18+ Sand Martins (H. Vivian)

Daymer Bay: 1 active Rookery, 2 Reed Bunting, 1m Kestrel. (S Grose)

Trebetherick: 2 Mistle Thrush over, 12 Skylark. (S Grose)

Tehidy: Water Rail, nestbuilding Magpie. (R Griffiths)

Camel Estuary, Wadebridge to Tregunna: 3 Canada goose, 2 Mute swan, 46 Shelduck, 50 Wigeon, 8 Mallard, 2 Red-legged partridge, 16 Woodpigeon, 36 Oystercatcher, 25 Curlew, 1 Common sandpiper, 35 Redshank, 14 Greenshank, 130 Black-headed gull, 9 Great black-backed gull, 1 Common gull, 85 Herring gull, 2 Cormorant, 9 Little egret, 5 Buzzard, 3 Magpie, 5 Jackdaw, 5 Rook, 25 Carrion crow, 1 Raven, 4 Swallow, 4 Blue tit, 1 Great tit, 1 Long-tailed tit, 3 Chiffchaff, 1 Blackcap, 1 Wren, 1 Song thrush, 4 Blackbird, 3 Robin, 6 House sparrow, 2 Dunnock, 1 Grey wagtail, 1 Pied wagtail, 3 Chaffinch, 3 Goldfinch (M Scawen et al).

Newlyn: juv Glaucous Gull and juv Iceland Gull still in harbour

Week St Mary: Black Redstart.

Common Sandpiper, Sharyn Wallace
Little Egret, Sharyn Wallace
Spoonbill, John Rowe
Spoonbill, John Rowe
Spoonbill, John Rowe
Little Bunting, Deena Sharp
Little Bunting, Deena Sharp
Little Bunting, Barry Rankine
Water Rail, Regina Griffiths
Water Rail, Regina Griffiths
Magpie, Regina Griffiths
Wheatear, John St Ledger
Goosander, John St Ledger
Siskin, Stephen Williams
Siskin, Stephen Williams