Wednesday 6th March 2024

Wednesday 6th March 2024

Lizard Point: 2nd winter Kumlien’s Gull. (S.Wood)

Pendeen: 2nd-w Iceland Gull. (P Combridge)

Hayle Estuary RSPB: 1 Iceland Gull (adult, from causeway), 1 Spoonbill (Ryan’s Field), 126 Common Gull. (N R Rogers)

Hayle Estuary RSPB (Ryan’s Field, Carnsew Pool, Lelant Saltings):  (1.30pm – 3pm) Spoonbill, 11 Goosander, 3 Mediterranean Gull, Knot, Grey Plover, 20 Bar-tailed Godwit, 5 Curlew, 40+ Redshank, 20 Oystercatcher, 30 Widgeon, 10 Teal, 40+ Shelduck, Little Egret, Little Grebe, 10 Canada Goose. (R Beesly)

Penzance Jubilee Pool 10.30 – 10.50: 67 Sanderling, 11 Purple Sandpiper, 3 Turnstone, 4 Ringed Plover. (M Webb)

Long Rock Beach Penzance: (1pm) 2 Red Throated Diver, 25 Sanderling, 2 Pied Wagtail. (R Beesly)

Battery Rocks, Penzance:  (12.30pm)  Brent Goose, 40 Purple Sandpiper, 30 Sanderling, 3 Dunlin, 4 Ringed Plover, 10 Turnstone, 50+ Guillemot. (R Beesly)

Tolcarne Beach, Newlyn to Mousehole: (10am-12pm) Red-throated Diver, Mediterranean Gull, 150+ Guillemot, 50 Shag, 200 Herring Gull, 100 Lesser Black Backed Gull, 30 Black-headed Gull, Oystercatcher, Brambling, 5 Rock Pipit, ChiffChaff, 2 Chaffinch, 5 Grey Seals. (R Beesly)

Praa Sands: (8am-9am) 2 Fulmar, 3 Gannet, 30 Black-headed Gull, 100 Herring Gull, 50 Lesser Black Backed Gulls, 5 Shag, 3 Common Buzzard. (R Beesly)

Stithians Lake; Stuart Hutchings Hide: 5 (3m&2f) Tufted Duck with 2 (m)  Scaup, 1 pr Great Crested Grebe displaying, 1 Little Grebe. (A Lea)

Siblyback Lake: 1 Song Thrush,  20 Tufted Duck,  2 Great Crested Grebe. (R Napp)

Par, beach pool: 1 Sand Martin feeding over pool, 2 Snipe, 2 Little Grebe, 4 Tufted Duck. (R Hampshire)

Camel Estuary, Wadebridge to Padstow: 8 Canada Goose, 15 Mute Swan, 8 Shelduck, 16 Wigeon, 7 Mallard, 7 Teal, 35 Wood pigeon, 1 Moorhen, 4 Little grebe, 120 Oystercatcher, 15 Grey plover, 6 Ringed plover, 95 Curlew, 34 Bar-tailed godwit, 14 Black-tailed godwit, 7 Turnstone, 130 Dunlin, 1 Snipe, 1 Common sandpiper, 60 Redshank, 8 Greenshank, 45 Black-headed gull, 3 Great black-backed gull, 5 Common gull, 50 Herring gull, 1 Lesser black-backed gull, 4 Cormorant, 2 Grey heron, 8 Little egret, 5 Buzzard, 8 Jackdaw, 11 Rook, 50 Carrion crow, 2 Blue tit, 2 Great tit, 5 Blackbird, 4 Robin, 4 House sparrow, 1 Grey wagtail, 2 Pied wagtail, 2 Chaffinch, 2 Goldfinch. (M Scawen et al)

Lower Tamar Lake: 5 Willow Tit, 5 Goosander, (1m 4f), 4 Long-tailed Tit, 1 Marsh Tit, 1m Tufted Duck,1 Grey Heron. (R Mudge)

Late submission, 05/03/24, Downderry: 1 Black Redstart this morning. (A Payne)

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2nd winter Kumlien’s Gull – Steven Wood
Drake Tufted Duck (left) & Greater Scaup (right) – Adrian Lea
Pair Great Crested Grebe – Adrian Lea
Sanderling – Martin Webb
Purple Sandpiper – Martin Webb