Friday 23rd November

Late News 22/11 Treraven Meadows: 1 Water Pipit still.

Late News 22/11 Newlyn: Pom Skua flew south at Tolcarne at 10:30.

Longrock: 2 Great Northern Divers offshore. (D Parker)

Marazion Marsh RSPB: 2 Grey Heron, 1 Little Egret, 1 Cormorant, 4 imm & 2 ad Mute Swan, 11 Mallard, 9 Teal, 1 Little Grebe, 1 Coot, 15 Moorhen, 2 Water Rail, 1 Buzzard, 2 Oystercatcher, 1 Snipe, 1 Stonechat, 3 Chiffchaff, 2 Cetti’s Warbler and c100,000 Starlings. (D Parker)

Marazion: 68 Turnstone, 23 Sanderling, 12 Dunlin, 6 Oystercatcher and 2 Purple Sandpiper on the beach plus 1 Great Northern Diver and c30 Common Scoter offshore. (D Parker)

Millbrook Lake: 8 Little Grebe, 4 Great crested Grebe, 2 Teal, 10 Red-breasted Merganser, 1 Egyptian Goose, 15 Black-tailed Godwit, 21 Redshank, 1 Spotted Redshank, 1 Greenshank, 9 Med Gulls – 7 ads+2 second winter. (Bruce Taggart)

Crowdy Reservoir: 22 Lesser-black-backed Gulls,  30 Mallard, 1 Merlin, 1 Great Crested Grebe, 450+ Lapwing in two groups on fields, 2 Buzzard, 1 Black Redstart.(N. Climpson, J.St.Ledger)

Stream near Rough Tor Road: 1 Dipper. (J.St.Ledger)

Rough Tor: Uncountable Starling roost. I million+? Best seen from car park or surrounds. (N. Climpson)

North Cornwall: Nuthatch on feeder in private garden. (J.St.Ledger)

 

Windmill Farm: 2 Hen Harriers, male and a ringtail; Water Rail, Great Spotted Woodpecker; 500 Golden Plover, 20 Redwing.

Blackwater/Chacewater: Hen Harrier, male this afternoon. (Jenny Gale)

Amble Marshes: 1 Water Pipit with Meadow Pipits on flooded field next to footpath, 1 Woodcock flushed from the ditch just inside the new gate, 900+ Golden Plover over, 10 Shoveler, 4 Pintail, 4 Tufted Duck, 80+ Wigeon, 60+ Teal, 4 Water Rail, 1 Greenshank, 1 Bar-tailed and 12 Black-tailed Godwit, 100+ Snipe and 40+ Curlew. (C. Selway)

Clapper Marshes: 3 Little Grebe, 3 Mute Swan, 24 Mallard, 3 Teal, 8 Meadow Pipit, 1 Water Pipit, 1 Green Sandpiper, 18 Canada Goose, 2 Moorhen, 1 male Gadwall, 12 Herring Gull, 22 Wigeon, 6 Black-headed Gull, 2 Pied Wagtail, 4 Snipe, 1 female Tufted Duck, 1 Coot, 2 Reed Bunting, 2 Carrion Crow  1 Grey Wagtail, 3 Blue Tit, 1 Magpie, 4 Goldfinch, 16 Jackdaw, 5 Robin, 2 Chaffinch, 4 Woodpigeon, 10 Rook, 1 Dunnock, 10 House Sparrow, 2 Blackbird, 1 Greenfinch, 1 Song Thrush, 2 Starling, 1 Wren, 1 Redwing. (D Julian)

Nanstallon: 1 Swallow. (D Roberts)

Treraven Meadow: 61 Teal, 4 Lapwing, 2 Redshank, 2 Water Pipit, 60 Starling, 1 Collared Dove, 10 Black-headed Gull, 2 Herring Gull, 83 Canada Goose, 4 Curlew, 4 Oystercatcher, 4 Meadow Pipit, 3 Bullfinch, 1 Chiffchaff, 6 Chaffinch, 4 Blackbird, 3 Robin, 10 Redwing, 2 Siskin, 2 Blue Tit, 3 Goldcrest, 1 Jay, 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker, 1 Wren, 1 Mistle Thrush, 2 Marsh Tit, 4 Long-tailed Tit, 2 Woodpigeon. (D Julian)

Pendennis:  4 Purple Sandpiper, 1 Great Northern Diver in the Carrick Roads. (D. Chaney)

Start Point, Falmouth Bay: 2+ Great Northern Diver off (1+ distant), 200+ Shag (a raft of 130+). (D. Chaney)

Swanvale: Dusky Warbler,  8 Chiffchaff, 1-2 Firecrests. (R. Matias)

Gyllyngvase Beach: Great Northern Diver, 5 Rock Pipits reported. (R. Matias)

Cape Cornwall: 6 Balearic Shearwater.

Rame Head: Black Redstart.

Lelant Saltings: Whooper Swan.

Zennor: 3+ Firecrest.

Looe/Hannafore : 9 Great Northern Diver, Eider imm. male, adult Mediteranean Gull. (R. Smaldon)