Sunday 27th October 2013

Late News 26/10 Falmouth: 1 Peregrine over Tregenver Road and 1 dark phase skua sp. (prob. Pomarine) west, 2 Balearic Shears west, 5 auk sp. west, 2 Kittiwake west, 2 Peregrine, 1 Curlew, 1 Ringed Plover, 3 Rock Pipits, 2 ad Med Gulls and Oystercatchers at Pennance Point. (S Perfect)

Late News 26/10 Swanpool: 1 Water Rail. (S Perfect)

Marazion Marsh RSPB: 1 Mute Swan, 2 Canada Geese, 5 Teal, 29 Mallard, 1 Wigeon, 1 sum plum Great Northern Diver, 1 Little Grebe, 1 Cormorant, 1 Little Egret, 2 Grey Heron, 7 Moorhen, 4 Snipe and 1 Cetti’s Warbler. (DK Parker, S Williams – photos)

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Hayle Estuary RSPB: 1 Arctic Tern on Carnsew Basin. (A Mckechnie – photo)

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Newlyn: Snow Bunting again at Sandy Cove and adult sum plum Great Northern Diver offshore. (L Proctor)

Falmouth: 1w male Snow Bunting on rock shore at the very southern tip of Pennance Point plus  1 Sandwich Tern, 3 Rock Pipits, 4 Turnstone, Oystercatchers and 1 ad Med Gull. (S Perfect) Also 4 Med Gull, 1 Sandwich Tern, 10 Turnstone and 2 Ringed Plover on Castle Beach. (J St Ledger)

Swanpool: 2 fem Pintail and 1 Great Crested Grebe. (S Perfect)

Bude Breakwater: 11 Turnstone, 3 Pied Wagtail and 2 Meadow Pipit. (RC Mudge)

Long Rock: 1 juv Rose-coloured Starling still at Morrison’s car park.

Coverack: 1 Snow Bunting at Paris Hotel car park this afternoon.

Penberth: 2 Yellow-browed Warbler by the turning circle. Also 1 Pomarine Skua and 1 Balearic Shearwater past.

Pendeen: 1 possible Yelkouan Shearwater past by 10:30, plus 1 Grey Phalarope, 24 Balearic Shearwater, 64 Sooty Shearwater, 19 Arctic Tern, 25 Bonxie and 19 Arctic Skua by 13:45. Also 2 Snow Bunting.

Porthcurno: Yellow-browed Warbler still in scrub south of the car park.

MJS