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Thursday 29th February
Sennen:- 2 Sparrowhawk; Buzzard along Maria`s Lane (thanks Di)
Hayle:- Spoonbill; Egyptian Goose on Ryan`s Field.

Wednesday 28th February

St Ives:- Kumlien`s Gull at the harbour mouth (thanks Chris)

Tuesday 27th February

Sennen:- Barn Owl hunting along Maria`s Lane (thanks Di)
Cape Cornwall:- Humpback Whale offshore moving north.

Monday 26th February

Hayle:- ad Ring-billed Gull; juv Kumlien`s Gull; ad Iceland Gull on the Estuary

Sunday 25th February

Nanjizal:- 10 Canada Geese commuting west over Trevilley this morning.
Tremethick Cross:- 2 Little Bunting in area again today.
Hayle:- juv Kumlien`s Gull; ad Ring-billed Gull; ad Iceland Gull on Lelant Saltings; Spoonbill at Copperhouse Creek.

Saturday 24th February

Chapel Carn Brea:- 2 Short-eared Owl.
Marazion:- Kingfisher at Long Rock Pool (thanks Mike)
St Ives:- juv Kumlien`s Gull
Hayle:- ad Ring-billed Gull; juv Kumlien`s Gull; ad and juv Iceland Gull on Lelant Saltings. ad Iceland Gull; juv Spoonbill at Copperhouse Creek.

Friday 23rd February

Polgigga:- m Hen Harrier at Bosistow this morning (thanks Betty)
Newlyn:- Black Redstart at The Lidden
Penzance:- Black Redstart at Wherrytown
Hayle:- juv Kumlien`s Gull; juv Iceland Gull on Lelant Saltings; juv Spoonbill on Ryan`s Field.

Thursday 22nd February

Pendeen Watch:- Little Auk past.
Newlyn:- m Black Redstart
St Ives:- juv Kumlien`s Gull
Hayle:- ad Caspain Gull; ad Ring-billed Gull; ad Icveland Gull on Lelant Saltings; Swallow;

Wednesday 21st February

St Ives:- Black Redstart at the police station.
Hayle:- ad Iceland Gull; 3 Caspian Gull; ad Ring-billed Gull on Leland Saltings; Spoonbill on Ryan`s Field

Tuesday 20th February

Porthgwarra:- humpback Whale offshore.
Marazion:- Bittern.
St Ives:- Kumlien`s Gull
Hayle:- juv Kunmlien`s Gull on Lelant Saltings; Spoonbill on Ryan`s Field.

Monday 19th February

St Buryan:- 2 Sand Martin over.
Newlyn:- ad Kumlien`s Gull offshore Tolcarne
St Ives:- juv Kumlien`s Gull offshore Porthminster. Black Redstart at The Head

Sunday 18th February
Newlyn:- ad Glaucous Gull in the harbour
St Ives:- juv Iceland Gull
Hayle:- ad Iceland Gull on Porthkidney Sands; Spoonbill on Lelant Saltings; singing Reed Warbler on Ryan`s Field.
Gwithian:- 20 Purple Sandpiper.

Saturday 17th February

Hayle:- Spoonbill again on Lelant Saltings

Friday 16th February

Sennen Cove:- imm Glaucous Gull
Hayle:- ad Ring-billed Gull on Lelant Saltings

Thursday 15th February
Hayle:- Spoonbill; ad Ring-billed Gull on the Estuary

Wednesday 14th February

Hayle:- ad Ring-billed Gull; juv Spoonbill on Lelant Saltings

Tuesday 13th February

Mousehole:- ad Kumlien`s Gull on the Island.
Hayle:- ad Ring-billed Gull; Spoonbill; juv and ad Iceland Gull; juv Kumlien`s Gull; 2 ad Caspian Gull on Lelant Saltings.

Monday 12th February

Penzance:- 15 Goosander on Boscathnoe Reservoir; Heamoor (thanks Rona)
Carbis Bay:- 2 Black-throated Diver offshore
Hayle:- Spoonbill; ad Ring-billed gull; ad Caspian Gull on Lelant Saltings.

Sunday 11th February
Mousehole:- Spotted Redshank on the foreshore.
Hayle:- ad Iceland Gull; ad Ring-billed Gull on Lelant Saltings.
Helston:- Siberian Chiffchaff at the sewage works

Saturday 10th February

Hayle:- ad Ring-billed Gull; juv Kumlien`s Gull on the Estuary

Friday 9th February

Pendeen:- prob Siberian Lesser Whitethroat in private garden.
Mousehole:- ad Kumlien`s Gull again on the Island.
Newlyn:- Kumlien`s Gull at Sandy Cove late pm.
Penzance:- 5 Goosander including `splendid male`; Green Sandpiper at Boscathnoe Reservoir, Heamoor this afternoon (thanks Graham)
St Ives:- m Hen Harrier at Buttermilk Hill
Hayle:- poss White-rumped Sandpiper with Dunlin on Lelant Saltings.

Thursday 8th February

Hayle:- Spoonbill on Copperhouse Creek.
Godrevy:- Black-throated Diver offshore.

Wednesday 7th February

Pendeen:- ad Iceland Gull
Mousehole:- 1w Azores Gull; ad Kumlien`s Gull on the Island.
Marazion:- Siberian Chiffchaff again near Red River mouth.
Hayle:- 2 Caspian Gull on Lelant Saltings.

Tuesday 6th February
Mousehole:- 1w Azores Gull; ad Kumlien`s Gull; ad Iceland Gull on the Island.
Marazion:- Siberian Chiffchaff again near Red River mouth.
Hayle:- ad Ring-billed Gull; Spoonbill; juv Kumlien`s Gull; Caspian Gull again on the Estuary

Monday 5th February

Hayle:- ad Ring-billed Gull; 2 1w Caspian Gull; Spoonbill on the Estuary.

Sunday 4th February

Mousehole:- 2 Azores Gull; ad Kumlien`s Gull; ad Iceland Gull; Glaucous Gull; 3 Caspian Gull on the Island.
Hayle:- juv Spoonbill; ad Ring-billed Gull; juv Kumlien`s Gull; 5 Caspian Gull on the Estuary

Saturday 3rd February

Sennen Cove:- ad Iceland Gull on Cowloe.
Newlyn:- Black Redstart
Heamoor:- Serin at Boscathnoe Reservoir.
Marazion:- Siberian Chiffchaff again by railway crossing.
St Ives:- m Hen Harrier over Rosewall Hill ( thanks Jack)
Hayle:- ad Ring-billed Gull; juv Spoonbill on the Estuary.
Gwithian:- 4 Garganey at St Gothian Sands.

Friday 2nd February

Penzance:- Water Pipit at Boscathnoe Reservoir.
Marazion:- Siberian Chiffchaff near railway crossing.
St Ives:- prob Humpback Whale offshore
Carbis Bay:- Iceland Gull on the beach.
Hayle:- 5 Caspian Gull; ad Ring-billed Gull on the Estuary

Thursday 1st February

Newlyn:- m Black Redstart.
Bosullow:- c60 Fieldfare in the area this morning (thanks Graham)
Hayle:- Spoonbill on Ryan`s Field; ad Ring-billed Gull; juv Kumlien`s Gull; 2 Caspian Gull on the Estuary.


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