Wednesday 9th March 2022

Wednesday 9th March 2022

Upper Tamar Lake: 3 Tundra Bean Geese. (R Mudge)

Lower Tamar Lake: 12 Goosander 3m 9f, 5 Tufted Duck, 2 Marsh Tit, 1f Great Spotted Woodpecker. (R Mudge)

Lizard Point (08.00-09.30): 35 Puffin; 1 Red-throated Diver. (D Collins)

Marazion Marsh RSPB: 1 Water Pipit. Also 1 Great Northern Diver offshore. (P Fraser)

Devoran Quay to Tallacks Creek: 1 Spotted Redshank, 1 Whimbrel, 15 Black-tailed Godwit, 32 Dunlin, 2 Greenshank, 63 Redshank, 41 Curlew, 16 Common Gull. Also numbers of Wigeon, Teal and Shelduck. (J St Ledger)

Chun Quoit area, Morvah: 1 Reed Bunting. (S Pearman)

Truro: 1 f Brambling, 1 m Siskin, 1 f Blackcap at same time in private garden. (D Jenkins)

Hayle Estuary RSPB: Great White Egret again. (M James)

Stithians: m Pheasant and 1 Long-tailed Tit. (R Griffiths)

Camel Estuary, Wadebridge to Tregunna: 1 Red-legged partridge, 2 Canada goose, 14 Mute swan, 1 Whooper swan, 9 Shelduck, 33 Wigeon, 6 Mallard, 2 Teal, 11 Wood pigeon, 3 Collared dove, 50 Oystercatcher, 17 Grey plover, 5 Ringed plover, 45 Curlew, 21 Black-tailed godwit, 25 Dunlin, 1 Common sandpiper, 40 Redshank, 1 Greenshank, 21 Black-headed gull, 3 Common gull, 8 Great black-backed gull, 45 Herring gull, 8 Lesser black-backed gull, 6 Cormorant, 1 Grey heron, 3 Little egret, 1 Buzzard, 2 Jackdaw, 11 Rook, 45 Carrion crow, 2 Blue tit, 1 Great tit, 1 Wren, 24 Starling, 3 Blackbird, 2 Robin, 4 House sparrow, 1 Dunnock, 2 Pied wagtail, 2 Chaffinch, 2 Bullfinch, 14 Goldfinch (M Scawen et al.)

Late submission, 24/2, Hayle Estuary RSPB: 4w Capsian Gull ringed P:T22 (Yellow), ringed in SW Poland in June 2018; also seen in Wiltshire Aug 2018, Devon Oct 2020 and Brittany, France Jan 2021. (per R Veal)

Pheasant, Regina Griffiths
Long-tailed Tit, Regina Griffiths