Wednesday 31st January 2024

Wednesday 31st January 2024

Hayle Estuary: Adult Ring-billed Gull & juvenile Spoonbill still . (Birdguides)

Moditonham Quay: Pair Egyptian Geese in fields below Marsh Farm. 55 Teal, 21 Stock Dove, 5 Little Egret , 2 Grey Heron, 8 Cattle Egret into roost. ( K Pellow)

Penrose, Helston: 1 Common Sandpiper. (A Lea)

Par, beach and pool: 1 Mediterranean Gull, c. 60 Black Headed Gull, 6 (4m)Tufted Duck, 6 Teal, 1 Redshank, 100’s Gannet feeding in the bay. (R Hampshire)

Hayle Estuary B3301 Causeway: 12 Bar-tailed Godwit, 15 Redshank, 1 Curlew, 50+ Teal, 29 Lapwing. Ryan’s Field: 5 (3m 2f) Shelduck, 19 Teal, 6 Canada Goose, 7 Redshank, 1 Oystercatcher, 15.10 – 16.10. (M Webb)

Marazion: 1 Black-throated Diver off Little London Beach, 3 Bar-tailed Godwit & 12 Sanderling in front of the Godolphin, and still 50+ total of Razorbill & Guillemot offshore. (R Hill)

Chaple Amble: 1 Little Stint, 2 Water Pipit. (R Wilkins)

Camel Estuary, Wadebridge to Tregunna: 3 Canada goose, 17 Mute swan, 8 Shelduck, 12 Wigeon, 4 Mallard, 1 Pheasant, 17 Woodpigeon, 1 Moorhen, 1 Little grebe, 45 Oystercatcher, c.250 Lapwing, c.1000 Golden plover, 14 Ringed plover, 55 Curlew, 26 Bar-tailed godwit, 45 Black-tailed godwit, c.120 Dunlin, 2 Snipe, 1 Common sandpiper, 55 Redshank, 2 Greenshank, 250 Black-headed gull, 25 Great black-backed gull, 35 Herring gull, 8 Lesser black-backed gull, 2 Cormorant, 3 Grey heron, 3 Little egret, 2 Buzzard, 3 Magpie, 7 Jackdaw, 30 Carrion crow, 3 Blue tit, 2 Great tit, 4 Long-tailed tit, 1 Blackcap, 2 Wren, 25 Redwing, 6 Blackbird, 4 Robin, 7 House sparrow, 1 Grey wagtail, 2 Chaffinch. (M Scawen et al.)

Mawgan Porth: 4 Cattle Egret. (R Augarde)

Crowdy Reservoir: 1 Kingfisher , 235 Black headed Gull, 41 Lesser Black backed Gull, 3 Goosander. (S Grose)

Davidstow Flying Club: 1 ad Yellow legged Gull. (S Grose)

Porthilly Point: 1 Skylark, 21 Turnstone, 33 Oystercatcher 3 Curlew, 3 Rock Pipit.(S Grose)

Tregantle Beach: 1 Snow Bunting still. (B Taggart)

Bude Headland: 2 Fulmar, 23 Gannet (1 mile out to sea hunting East-West), 6 Great Black-Backed Gull, 12 Lesser Black-Backed Gull, 8 Herring Gull, 36 Black-Headed Gull, 12 Oystercatcher, 7 Turnstone, 13 Rock Pipit, 5 Meadow Pipit, 12 Linnet, 2 Stonechat. (N Bastin)

Late submission, 30/01/24, Heligan: 2 Great Spotted Woodpecker, 3 Nuthatch, 5 Blue Tit, 2 Pheasant, 3 Chaffinch, 3 Great Tit, 5 Raven, 1 Jackdaw.  (C Wasey)

 

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Bar-tailed Godwit – Martin Webb
Lapwing – Martin Webb
Common Sandpiper – Adrian Lea
Drake Eurasian Teal – Martin Webb
Female Eurasian Teal – Martin Webb
Turnstone – Nigel Bastin
Rock Pipit – Nigel Bastin
Jackdaw – Charlie Wasey
Great Spotted Woodpecker – Charlie Wasey