Monday 03 December

Late News 01/12 Skinham, River Tamar: 1 Water Rail. (M Beer)

Marazion Marsh RSPB: 6 Mute Swan (inc 4 juv), 21 Mallard, 27 Teal, 2+ Little Grebe, 1+ Little Egret, 5 Grey Heron, 2 Buzzard, 1 Sparrowhawk, 7 Moorhen, 1 Coot, 3 Oystercatcher, 11 Snipe, 2 Stonechat, 3 Redwing, 1 Chiffchaff and 1 Cetti’s Warbler. (D Parker & D Flumm)

St Just: 2 Waxwings still at West Place just east of the school TR19 7JB. (D Parker et al.)

Drift Reservoir (Members Only): 2 Mute Swan, 44 Greylag, 129 Canada Geese, 7 hybrid geese, 69 Mallard, 4 Call Duck, 27 Wigeon, 15+ Teal, 17+ Tufted Duck, 1 female type Goldeneye, 1 Cormorant, 1 ad Med Gull and 2 Raven. (D Parker & C Moore)

Penzance: Drake Eider again off the seafront. (D Flumm)

Kingmill Lake: 200 Avocet, 2 (m/f) Shoveler, 1 Common Gull, 1 Spotted Redshank, 3 Greenshank and 60+ Black-tailed Godwit in the morning. (M Beer)

Falmouth: 1 Black Redstart (f type) at the east end of Gyllyngvase beach by the steps before flying across the road to the hotel gardens, also 2 Purple Sandpipers at Pendennis Point. (D Chaney) Also 5 Waxwings at Kimberley Park Road.

Swanpool: 2 Firecrests in Swanvale. (D Chaney) Also possible Siberian Chiffchaff by the pump station.

Rumps Point: A presumed Pacific Diver (or a small Great Northern Diver) plus 22 Common Scoter. (C Selway)

Polzeath: 1 Dartford Warbler still at Pentireglaze in the morning plus 100+ Chaffinch, 5 Yellowhammer, 4 Reed Bunting and 22 Skylark. (C Selway)

Gulval: Waxwing on cotoneaster bush near the Post Office. (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

Mevagissey: 15 Waxwings at Kiln Close PL26 6TP at 10:30.

Treraven Meadow: 1 Water Pipit still.

Lostwithiel: 2 Waxwings in gardens at higher Penpoll.

Devoran: 2 Waxwings from the “Bus Lane Only” bridge in the afternoon.