Sunday 23 December 2012

Marazion Marsh RSPB: 6 Mute Swan (including 4 juv), 27 Mallard, 52 Teal, 2 Little Grebe, 1 Grey Heron, 17 Moorhen, 1 Coot, 5 Oystercatcher, c35 Curlew over north and 5 Snipe. (D Parker)

Carrick Roads: 35 Black-necked Grebe, 23 Red-breasted Merganser and 2 Great Crested Grebe. (D Eva)

Devoran: 388 Teal. (D Eva)

Land’s End Aerodrome: 4 Med Gulls  1w, 2w & 2 adults. (C Moore)

Sennen Cove: 4 Common Scoters. (C Moore)

Sennen:  8 Chiffchaffs including one probable Siberian Chiffchaff at Brew. (C Moore)

Penryn River: 1 Sandwich Tern (fishing, also resting on buoy), 1 Great Crested Grebe, 2 Little Grebe, 3 Greenshank, 34 Redshank, 47 Curlew, 11 Turnstone, 4 Oystercatcher, 6 Little Egret, 1 Water Rail, 1 Kingfisher, 10 Mute Swan, 17 Mallard, 40 Redwing, 2 Buzzard and 3 Goldcrest. (J St Ledger)

Gerrans Bay: 11 Great Northern Diver, 17 Common Scoter, 3 Slavonian Grebe, 1 Red-necked Grebe,1 Long-tailed Duck and 5 Med Gull. (B Mellow)

Pendower: 400 Wood Pigeon, 250 Chaffinchs and 4 Bramblings in field between Pendower and Carne beaches. (B Mellow)

Newlyn: Chifchaff, 5 Great Northern Diver, Slavonian Grebe and 30+ Common Scoter. (S Maycock)

Drift Reservoir (Members Only): 1w Pink-footed Goose still present and 1 Snipe by the hide. (S Maycock)

Dozmary: Adult drake Lesser Scaup on Dozmary Pool still.

Kenidjack: Siberian Chiffchaff still at the sewerage works, plus a Firecrest.