Thursday 28th November 2013

Late news 27/11 Gerrans Bay: 1 ad Pacific Diver still, plus 8 Black-throated Diver and 1 Great Northern Diver. (B Rankin)

Penzance: 1 m Eider, c60 Common Scoter and 3 Great Northern Diver off the harbour. (B Rankin) 1 Firecrest and 3 Blackcap in private garden. (R Phillips)

Men an Tol: 2 Hen Harrier (m,f), 2 Woodcock and 1 m Dartford Warbler. (MJ Spicer)

Walmsley Sanctuary: 3 ad Whooper Swan and 1 Black Swan. (D Conway)

Stithians Reservoir: 1 Slavonian Grebe, 9 Little Grebe, 300 Lapwing, 25 Snipe, 13 Common Gull (4 1st winter), 3 Goldeneye (1m 2f), 2 Shoveler, 8 Gadwall, 15 Wigeon, 90 Teal, 1 Kingfisher, 1 Buzzard, 1 Peregrine Falcon. Also 1 juv female Great Spotted Woodpecker, Blue Tit, Great Tit, House Sparrow, Robin and Reed Bunting ringed by MG. (M Grantham, J St Ledger – photos)

Slav Grebe Stithians 28th Nov 2013 Common Gull Stithians 28th Nov 2013

Lizard Point: 2 Swallow, 2 Chough (1 unringed) and 1 Peregrine. (P Bedford)

Marazion Marsh RSPB: 1 Mute Swan, 1 Wigeon, 28 Teal, 39 Mallard, 2 Tufted Duck, 1 Little Grebe, 1 Cormorant, 1 Bittern, 1 Little Egret, 5 Grey Heron, 3 Water Rail, 6 Moorhen, 2 Snipe, c20,000 Starling, 1 (possibly 2) juv Rose Coloured Starling, 1 Stonechat, 1 Chiffchaff and 1 Cetti’s Warbler. (DK Parker, I Webster & J Parker)

Drift Reservoir: 1 Long-tailed Duck and 1 Green Sandpiper. (C Moore)

Hayle Estuary RSPB: 1 f Goldeneye (P St Pierre)

Sennen: 1 juv American Golden Plover still with Golden Plover.

MJS