Thursday 14th November 2013

Penzance, Jubilee Rocks: 6 Purple Sandpiper. (S Maycock) Harbour Rocks: 1 m Eider. (R Farnes)

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Purple Sandpiper, S Maycock

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Eider, R Farnes

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Hayle Estuary RSPB: c150 Golden Plover, 5 Snipe and 38 Dunlin on Lelant Saltings. (MJ Spicer)

Tresemple Pool: 1 dr Mandarin. (F Rice & D King)

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Mandarin, F Rice

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Loe beach (near Feock): 8 Little Grebe, 6 Cormorant, 1 Little Egret and 5 possible Red Necked Grebe but distant. (D King)

St Clement to Tresillian: 11 Shelduck, 15 Curlew, 68 Black-headed Gull, 4 Oystercatcher, 16 Redshank, 2 Greenshank, 27 Teal, 33 Canada Geese, 4 Carrion Crow, c18 Mallard, 6 Herring Gull, 3 Little Grebe and 1 Kingfisher. (D King)

Par Beach Pool: Possible juvenile Ring-billed Gull but unable to check closely as Gulls all very flighty.  (D King)

Marazion Marsh RSPB: 2 Mute Swan, 16 Teal, 26 Mallard, 2 Little Egret, 3 Grey Heron, 2 Water Rail, 5 Moorhen, 1 Kestrel and 2 Oystercatcher. (DK Parker)

Marazion: 5 Sanderling on the beach and 42 Curlew flew east. (DK Parker)

Porthgwarra: 1  Leach’s Storm-petrel, 1 Pomarine Skua, 4 Balearic Shearwater, 3 Arctic Skua and 13 Great Skua. (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

St Ives: 1 Little Auk, 4 Balearic Shearwater, 5 Great Skua past, plus 1 Snow Bunting. (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

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