Saturday 2nd November 2013

Late news 01/11 Tehidy Country Park: 1m Blackcap. (A Benn)

The Lizard: 1 imm Black-browed Albatross past Bass Point 12:50, last seen heading out to sea. (per M Ahmad)

Tregaseal: 1 Red-breasted Flycatcher at the east end. (per M Ahmad)

Sennen Cove: 1 probable  Black Duck at 14:00 then flew n. (per M Ahmad) Also 18 Balearic Shearwater, 4 Manx Shearwater, 4 Arctic Skua and 1 Bonxie past between 11:00 and 12:00.

Hayle Estuary RSPB: 3 White-rumped Sandpiper (ad plus 2 juvs) over the causeway at 09:30 plus 7 Barnacle Geese and 1m Shoveler. (D Eva) Also 1 Greenshank. (S Maycock – photo)  1 ad and 1 juv White-rumped Sandpiper on Copperhouse Creek and then Ryan’s Field  plus 1 Black-necked Grebe at estuary mouth and 1 Arctic Tern on Carnsew Basin.

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St Levan: 1 Red-breasted Flycatcher and 1 Yellow-browed Warbler.

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

Nanquidno Valley: 1 Yellow-browed Warbler and 1 Firecrest.

Basset’s Cove: 1 juv Great Northern Diver past this afternoon. (A Benn)

Drift Reservoir (members only): 2 Whooper Swan and 1 Scaup. (per M Ahmad)

Helston Boting Lake: 1 Whooper Swan. (S Maycock)

Mousehole: 1 Grey Wagtail. (S Maycock – photo)

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Siblyback Lake: 1 ad and 1 1w Yellow-legged Gull. (D Julian)

Hannafore: 1 Great Northern Diver, 1m Eider still,  3 Med Gull and 40 Turnstone. (M Beer)

Wacker: 1 Avocet and c250 Wigeon. (M Beer)

Towan Head: 1 Leach’s Petrel and 19 Balearic Shearwater past this afternoon.

Carbis Bay: 1m Snow Bunting on Polwithen Drive.

MJS