Friday 02 November 2012

Marazion Marsh RSPB: 4 Grey Heron, 4 Mute Swan plus 4 cygnets, 26 Mallard, 18 Teal, 2 Wigeon, 1 Little Grebe, 9 Moorhen, 1 Water Rail, 1 Sparrowhawk, 4 Buzzard, 2 Firecrest, 2 Chiffchaff, Bullfinch, 2 Stonechat and 2 Cetti’s Warbler. (D Parker & D Flumm)

Hayle Estuary RSPB: 2 juv Spoonbill still plus 11 Grey Heron, 6 Bark-bellied Brent Geese and 13 Shelduck. (D Parker)

Chybucca: c50 Golden Plover over the A30 at B3284 junction. (D Parker)

Camel Estuary: Ring Ouzel at Old Town Cove plus Common Scoter and Ythan Estuary Greenshank offshore. (D Julian)

Trewey Common: Ringtail Hen Harrier and 200+ Golden Plover in the evening. (L Proctor)

Marazion: 1 Dark-bellied Brent Goose on the beach. (D Flumm)

Culdrose: Black Redstart still. (D Wright)

Helston Sewage Works: 3 Firecrest. (D Wright)

Penberth: A Siberian Chiffchaff along the western footpath to the cove (seen well and heard calling).  Also Chiffchaff and 2+ Firecrest. (D Balmer & P Wilson)

Lamorna: 2 Firecrest and 2 Black Redstart. (D Balmer & P Wilson)

St Levan: 4 Lapland Buntings in coastal fields west of St Levan. (D Balmer & P Wilson)

Malpas, Sunny Corner: 12 Black-tailed Godwit, 21 Dunlin, 2 Greenshank, 34 Redshank, 39 Curlew, 17 Oystercatcher, 4 Little Egret, 9 Shelduck and 5 Mute Swan. (J St Ledger)

Par Beach: 1 Dark-bellied Brent Goose. (N Climpson)

Walmsley Sanctuary: 124 Common Redshank, 2 Spotted Redshank, 2 Knot, 3 Greenshank, 22 Dunlin, 63 Black and 8 Bar-tailed Godwit, 1 Green Sandpiper, 4 Shoveler, 2 Pintail, 1 Tufted Duck, 100+ Wigeon, 60+ Teal, 120+ Fieldfare, 40+ Redwing, 20+ Meadow Pipit and 4,000+ Starling. (C Selway)

Falmouth: c100 Meadow Pipit, 33 Linnet and Skylark in the stubble field north of Trescobeas Park. (D Chaney)

Sennen Cove: Drake Long-tailed Duck still off the lifeboat station. (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

Newlyn: Great Northern Diver; 25 Cormorants roosting. (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

Pendeen Watch: Waxwing flew over east at 07:10. Also Balearic Shearwater past.

Mylor Churchtown: 2 Waxwings at the churchyard at 14:15 and still present at 14:50.

Cadgwith: 2 Black redstarts at South beach at 14:50.

Mousehole: Firecrest at the end of Cave Lane at 16:30.

Cot Valley: Black Redstart on the rocks at Porth Nanven. Also 1 Firecrest.

Maer Lake, Bude: 4 Pink-footed Geese and 1 Greenland White-fronted Goose.

Trevose Head: Little Auk flew south at 12:30.