Sunday 10th November 2013

Penzance, harbour: 42 Turnstone. Tolcarne Beach: 15 Turnstone and 1 Purple Sandpiper. (T Mills)

Argal Reservoir: 1 Firecrest and 3 Great Crested Grebe. (D Eva)

College Reservoir: 77 Canada Goose, 46 Coot and 11 Tufted Duck. (D Eva)

Porthgwarra: 1 Sparrowhawk, 1 Kestrel and Linnet. (S Maycock) 1 Snow Bunting on Gwennap Head. (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

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Sparrowhawk, S Maycock

St Ives: 1 Purple Sandpiper on rocks at Pedn-Olva, 1 Snow Bunting on the Island; 8 Balearic Shearwater, 1 Pomarine Skua, 2 Black-throated Diver and 3 Great Northern Diver past. (P & H Taylor)

Carbis Bay: 1 Great Northern Diver on sea. (P & H Taylor) 17 Common Scoter, 1 Great Northern and 1 Arctic Skua. (B Toms)

Trevean, Rosudgeon: 10-15 Fieldfare. (E James)

Hayle Estuary RSPB, Ryans Field: 1 White-rumped Sandpiper + 2 Juv. plus 1 Green Sandpiper, 4 Bar-tailed Godwit and 88 Lapwing. (S Rogers, B Toms & D Jenkins). Lelant Saltings: 3 Golden Plover and large flocks (250+) of Woodpigeon high. (B Toms)(video, John Chapple)

 

Kuggar, Trerice: 1 Yellow-browed Warbler. (S Bury)

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Yellow-browed Warbler, S Bury.

St Buryan: 1 Dusky Warbler on private land south of village. Also in the area today, 80 Linnet, 60 Chaffinch, 60 Goldfinch, 75 Meadow Pipit, 15 Skylark, 2 Chiffchaff, 10 Redwing, 15 Goldcrest. Plus 8 Common Scoter and a Great Northern Diver headed west on the sea. (M Bishop)

Helston, Carminowe valley: 1 possible tristis / fulvescens intergrade Chiffchaff and 6 Firecrest. (I Maclean)

Mount Edgecumbe Country, Par: 1 Yellow-browed Warbler in staff car park behind Edgecumbe Arms.

Falmouth, between Swanvale and Pendennis Point: 2 Purple Sandpiper, 4 Great Northern Diver (including 2 sum plum individuals), 2 Red Admirals still on the wing and several Mediterranean Gulls. S Perfect)

Zennor, Foage Valley: 1 Yellow-browed Warbler, 2 Chiffchaff and 1 Blackcap. (V Stratton)

Marazion Marsh RSPB: 2 Mute Swan, 1 Gadwall, 1 Shoveler, 16 Teal, 32 Mallard, 1 Cormorant, 1 Little Egret, 2 Grey Heron, 2 Little Grebe, 3 Water Rail, 8 Moorhen, 2 Snipe, 1 Oystercatcher, c20 Meadow Pipit, 3 Reed Bunting and 1 Cetti’s Warbler. (DK Parker)

Longrock, Morrison’s carpark: 1 juv Rose-coloured Starling.

Lands End: 1 Black Redstart.

Cot Valley: 1 Black Redstart.

Newquay, Towan Head: 4 Purple Sandpiper.

Jupiter Point, Rat Island: 2 Spoonbill.

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