Wednesday 24th January 2024

Wednesday 24th January 2024

Dozmary Pool: 1 Ring-necked Duck (m), 2 Goldeneye (m & f), 1 Pochard (m), 200+ Golden Plover. (A Pearson, R Brandon)

Lizard Point: Kumlien’s Gull photographed. (D Collins)

Restronguet Weir: 1 Great Crested Grebe,, 3 Black necked Grebe, 9+ Red-breasted Mergansers, Long tailed Duck, Surf Scoter, 5+ Great Northern Diver. (T Pinfield) 1 Surf Scoter, 1 Long-tailed Duck, 5 Black Necked-grebes, 4 Great northern Diver, 1 Black-Throated Diver, 4 Common Scoter and 7 Red-Breasted Merganser in Carrick Roads. (J Drage Hubert, L Stoppard)

Swanpool: Black Guillemot (in sum plum) 100+ other Auks mainly Razorbills, 5 Common Scoter, 8+ Great Northern Divers, 5+ Black Throated Divers, plus few Fulmar, Kittiwake and Gannets and pod of 7 at least Bottle-nosed Dolphins. (T Pinfield) 1 Pomarine Skua. (L Stoppard)

Falmouth; Maenporth: 1 Black Guillemot. (J St Ledger, P Clement)

Falmouth; Pennance Point: 1 Red-necked Grebe, 4 Great Northern Diver (in close), numbers of Auks on water. Also 2 pods of Common Dolphin and 1 Grey Seal. (J St Ledger, P Clement) 1 Black Guillemot1 Red-necked Grebe, 2 Black-throated Diver, 14 Great Northern Diver, c250 Auks (mainly Razorbill) and 30+ Common Dolphin. (J Drage Hubert)

Loe Beach: 1 Slavonian Grebe. (T Pinfield)

Golden Lion; Stithians: 1 Scaup and 30 Common Teal. (T Pinfield)

Stithians Reservoir Feeder Hide 12.40 – 13.20: 1m Great Spotted Woodpecker, 1m Reed Bunting, 6 Blue Tit, 3 Great Tit, 1 Coal Tit, 2 Robin, 3 (1m 2f) Chaffinch, 2 Dunnock, 1f Blackbird, 11 Magpie, 3 (1m 2f) House Sparrow, 1 Sparrowhawk thro’, 7 Mallard. (M Webb)

Dean Quarry, Lizard: 1 very vocal Wren, 3 prs Stonechat, 20+ Chaffinch, 30+ Goldfinch, 1 pr Mallard, 2 Grey Heron, 1 Sparrowhawk, 2 Pied Wagtail. (A Lea)

Hayle Estuary: Spoonbill photographed. (Twitter)

Marazion: 2 Common Snipe, 1 Siberian Chiffchaff. (M James)

TruroBlack Redstart (f). (R.Arney)

St Agnes Head: 1 Snow Bunting still. (Birdguides)

Porth Reservoir: 1 Long-tailed Duck, 5 Great Crested Grebe. (J Eames)

Porthmissen: 2 Lapland Buntings, both male, in stubble with ca.80 Skylarks & viewed from track between road and Porthmissen Bridge cliff. Also, presumed Scandinavian Rock Pipit in stubble with several petrosus Rock pipits. (G. Stephenson)

Padstow: Great Northern Diver, came in close off Sea Cadets hut on rising tide. (G. Stephenson)

Camel Estuary, Wadebridge to Tregunna: 3 Canada goose, 18 Mute swan, 15 Shelduck, 18 Wigeon, 15 Mallard, 3 Goosander, 7 Wood pigeon, 2 Collared dove, 2 Little grebe, 75 Oystercatcher, c.300 Lapwing, c.1000 Golden plover, 2 Grey plover, 14 Ringed plover, 55 Curlew, 7 Bar-tailed godwit, 31 Black-tailed godwit, 2 Turnstone, c.170 Dunlin, 1 Snipe, 1 Common sandpiper, 45 Redshank, 3 Greenshank, 180 Black-headed gull, 17 Great black-backed gull, 1 Common gull, 85 Herring gull, 1 Lesser black-backed gull, 3 Cormorant, 3 Little egret, 2 Buzzard, 1 Kingfisher, 3 Magpie, 7 Jackdaw, 55 Carrion crow, 4 Blue tit, 2 Chiffchaff, 2 Blackcap, 2 Goldcrest, 2 Wren, 4 Redwing, 6 Blackbird, 2 Robin, 5 House sparrow, 2 Dunnock, 1 Grey wagtail, 1 Pied wagtail, 1 Meadow pipit, 2 Chaffinch, 1 Greenfinch. (M Scawen et al.)

Chapel Amble: 2 Water Pipit, 2 Water Rail, 19 Curlew, 8 Shoveler, 1 Grey Wagtail, 5 Chiffchaff, 1 Great spotted Woodpecker, 1 Song Thrush, 1 Stonechat, 2 Greenfinch, 1 Red Kite. (S Grose)

Chapel Amble: 2 Green Sandpipers, 9 Chiffchaffs – 7 from car park (G. Stephenson)

Egloshayle: 2 Barnacle Geese, 1 Curlew, 2 Long-tailed Tit, 12 Teal, 20 + Canada Geese. (B Collins)

Wadebridge: 1 Curlew (red plastic ring above left knee and metal ring only above right knee,but not read), 1 ad Herring Gull with yellow plastic ring on right leg: L=W , behind Bridge bike hire.( S Grose)

Walmsley Sanctuary CBWPS members only2 Spoonbill, 2 Sparrowhawk, 3 Buzzard, 2 Red Kite, 1 Kingfisher, 2 Greylag Geese, 8 Tufted Duck, 1 Little Egret, 2 Cormorants. (P Davies)

Respryn: 3 Dipper along the river. (D Sharp)

Bude2 Red Billed Chough. (B Craigie)

East Looe River: at Low tide. 3 Mute Swan, 1 Shelduck, 16 Redshank, 7 Oystercatcher, 6 Little Egret,  250 + Gull a mixture of Herring, Black-headed, Lesser Black-backed and a few Great Black-backed. (M & R Frost)

West Looe River/Millpool: 1 Kingfisher, 3 Shelduck,  60+ Rook, 1 Chaffinch. (M& R Frost)

Hannafore: 1 Slavonian Grebe, 1 Great Northern Diver, 7 Eider (3 drakes),  1 Curlew, 10 Oystercatcher, 11 Turnstone, 3 Mediterranean Gull ( 2 adult  1 2w), 5 Shag Cormorant, 3 Little Egret, 8 Rock Pipit , 10 Pied Wagtail, 3 Stonechat (2m1f), 3 Robin, 2 Blackbird, 1 Dunnock. (M & R Frost)

Harrowbarrow: 100 + Stock Dove, 400-600 Linnet, 200 Chaffinch, 2 Brambling. (L Roberts)
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Spoonbill – Paul Davies
Sparrowhawk – Paul Davies
Black-necked Grebe – Tim Pinfield
Red-necked Grebe – John St Ledger
Greater Scaup – Tim Pinfield
Chough – Brian Craigie
Wren – Adrian Lea
Stonechat – Adrian Lea
Great Spotted Woodpecker – Martin Webb
Siberian Chiffchaff – Mark James
Long-tailed Duck – Jim Eames