Sunday 1st December 2013

Charlestown: 1 Black Redstart in private garden. (D Hastilow)

Sennen: 1 juv American Golden Plover with c400 Golden Plover and 86 Lapwing. (L Proctor, V Stratton)

Drift Reservoir (members only): 1 Long-tailed Duck and a possible 1w Amercan Herring Gull.

Trenow: 1 Long-tailed Duck, 1 Black Redstart and 1 probable Siberian Chiffchaff. (I Webster)

Long Rock: 1 juv Rose-coloured Starling at Morrison’s car park. (A Mckechnie)

Marazion Marsh RSPB: Bittern, 1 Little Egret, 3 Grey Heron, 5 Snipe, 2 Water Rail, 2 Little Grebe, 2 Mute Swan, 1 Shoveler, 17 Teal, 8 Mallard, 2 Tufted Duck, 1 Merlin, 1 Peregrine, 2 Sparrowhawk, 2 Stonechat and c20,000 Starling including 1 leucistic bird, 1 Chiffchaff and 1 Cetti’s Warbler. (mo) 

Bittern (record shot) Marazion 1st Dec 2013Bittern by J St Ledger
 

Marazion: 5 Bar-tailed Godwit, 2 Grey Plover, 2 Oystercatcher, 28 Sanderling and 1 Raven on the beach with 1 Great Northern Diver and 1 Great Crested Grebe offshore plus c50 Common Scoter distantly towards Eastern Green. Also c60 Curlew flew west. (DK Parker, L Proctor, J St Ledger – photo)

Raven Marazion 1st Dec 2013

Loe Pool: 1 Barnacle Goose and 4 Shoveler. (D Eva)

Goonhilly: 1 Marsh Harrier, 2 Hen Harrier, 1 Peregrine and 1 Merlin. (I Maclean)

Kennack Bay: 9 Black-throated Diver. (I Maclean)

Gwendreath: 7 Chiffchaff. (I Maclean)

Siblyback Reservoir: 1 3y Yellow-legged Gull. (D Julian)

Buttermilk Hill: 108 Golden Plover, 4 Woodcock and 5 Buzzard. (V Stratton)

East Looe: 1 Great Northern Diver and 1 Black Redstart.

MJS