Friday 07 December 2012

Late News 06/12 Siblyback Lake: Juv Great Northern Diver still by the slipway. (J Humphreys)

Late News 06/12 Mounts Bay: Drake Eider and Red-breasted Merganser. (C Moore)

Late News 06/12 Carbis Bay: 7 Great Northern Divers and 1 Red-throated Diver. (C Moore)

Marazion Marsh RSPB: 9 Mute Swan (inc 4 juv), 27 Mallard, 36 Teal, 1 Little Grebe, 1 Little Egret, 2 Grey Heron, 1 Sparrowhawk, 1 Water Rail, 6 Moorhen, 1 Coot, 5 Oystercatcher, 14 Snipe, 2 Stonechat, 3 Redwing, 2 Song Thrush and 1 Chiffchaff. (D Parker) Bittern reported again.

Pendeen Watch: 1 Balearic Shearwater between 10:00 & 11:00. (D Parker)

Penzance: 43 Turnstone in the harbour. (D Parker) Black Redstart on the sea defences by the railway station.

Drift Reservoir (Members Only): 1 Pink-footed Goose, m & f Goldeneye and 1 Gadwall. (C Moore et al.)

Marazion: Pacific Diver offshore again this morning before flying off towards Penzance. Also 5 Great Northern Divers and a drake Red-breasted Merganser. (C Barnard)

Hayle Estuary RSPB: Imm Iceland Gull again in Copperhouse Creek in the afternoon. (I Webster) Also “brownhead” Goosander and a Kingfisher. (C Barnard)

Helston: Siberian Chiffchaff again near Lower Nansloe Farm. (S Bury)

Guineaport, Wadebridge: 1 Common Sandpiper, 1 redhead Goosander, Redshank, Lapwing, Black-headed Gull, Curlew, Cormorant, Chaffinch, 2 male Bullfinch. (W Delacour)

Rumps Point: 2 Common Scoters and a Black Redstart in the morning. (C Selway)

Par Beach Pool and Sea: 1 Black Swan, 4 Shoveler and 8 Great Crested Grebe. (N Climpson)

Spit Beach, Par: 3 Grey Plover. (N Climpson)

Treraven Meadow: 1 Water Pipit still, plus 3 Green Sandpipers. (D Julian)

Newlyn: Female Black Redstart at Sandy Cove plus f Common Scoter and 3 Great Northern Divers offshore. (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

Castle Beach, Falmouth: Male Black Redstart and Whimbrel.

Hayle: Waxwing at Saltings Reach, Lelant.