Friday 1st November 2013

Late news 31/10 Little Treleaver: 1 ad m Marsh Harrier over heading sw. (J Foster)

Porthgwarra: 1 1w Hermit Thrush.

The Lizard: 1m American Robin at a site with no public access this morning. (observer’s name withheld)

Hayle Estuary RSPB: 2 juv White-rumped Sandpiper on Lelent Saltings (C Barnard) then Carnsew Basin ( R Wilkins) and finally 2 juv and 1 adult on Copperhouse Creek. (J Ryan) Also 7 Barnacle Geese and 22 Med Gull on Lelant Saltings and 1 Water Pipit and 1 Grey Wagtail along the King George Walk. (D Parker)

Marazion Marsh RSPB: 2 Mute Swan, 10 Teal, 59 Mallard, 1 Cormorant, 1 Grey Heron, 3 Little Egret, 2 Little Grebe, 7 Moorhen, 1 Kestrel, 5 Snipe, 1 Kingfisher, 1 Stonechat, c10 Meadow Pipit and 1 Cetti’s Warbler. (D Parker)

Lelant: 1 Great White Egret over West Cornwall Golf Club this afternoon. (S Cox)

Kennack Sands: 1 Yellow-browed Warbler in the sallows. (T Blunden)

Tresemple Pool: 1 drake Mandarin, 1 Kingfisher, 3 Dabchick, 2 Snipe, 44 Teal and 100 Mallard. (D Eva)

Penryn: 1 Black Redstart, Tremough (now called Penryn) campus, also there yesterday. ( I Maclean)

St Levan: 1 Red-breasted Flycatcher and 1 Turtle Dove.

Par: 1 Richard’s Pipit on beach near car park.

St Agnes: 1 Snow Bunting.

Pentire Head: 2 Balearic Shearwater and 1 Great Northern Diver past.

Nanquidno Valley: 1 Yellow-browed Warbler.

Penberth: 1 Yellow-browed Warbler.

Kelynack:1 Yellow-browed Warbler.

Zennor: 4 Whooper Swan 1m south near new mill.

Penzance: 1 juv Rose-coloured Starling by new Sainsbury’s.

Kenidjack: 1 prob Dusky warbler still plus 1 Yellow-browed Warbler and 2 Firecrest.

MJS