Monday 2nd December 2013

Late news 1/12 River Lynher: 2 Spoonbill off Wacker Quay still.

Drift Reservoir (members only) : 1 Long-tailed Duck. (B Toms, A Mckechnie – photo) Additionally, the finder of the possible American Herring Gull on 30/11 is now convinced about it’s identification. (R Phillips)

Long-tailed Duck

Trevilley: 1 probable Richard’s Pipit (for 4th day). (C Moore)

Penzance: 1 juv Rose-coloured Starling opposite Sainsbury’s. (DK Parker, MJ Spicer)

Sennen: 1 juv American Golden Plover with c200 Golden Plover and c50 Lapwing. (DK Parker, MJ Spicer)

Marazion Marsh RSPB: 2 Mute Swan, 1 Shoveler, 13 Teal, 31 Mallard, 1 Tufted Duck, 1 Little Grebe, 1+ Bittern, 1 Little Egret, 4 Grey Heron, 2 Water Rail, 3 Moorhen, 4 Snipe, 2 Raven and 1 Chiffchaff. (DK Parker)

Marazion: 46 Sanderling, 1 Dunlin, 5 Oystercatcher and 4 Bar-tailed Godwit on the beach. (DK Parker)

Hayle Estuary RSPB: 1 Med Gull, 3 Grey Plover, 5 Ringed Plover, 120 Dunlin, 4 Bar-tailed Godwit, 1 Greenshank, 8 Redshank, 4 Wigeon, 2 Shelduck, 3 Curlew, 4 Little Grebe, 1 Grey Heron, 1 Kingfisher and 1 Grey Wagtail on Carnsew Basin. ( J St Ledger – photos)

Grey Plover Carnsew Basin 2nd Dec2013 Kingfisher (record shot) Carnsew Basin 2nd Dec 2013

Charlestown Harbour: 1 Common Scoter. (D Hastilow)

Men an Tol: 1 ringtail Hen Harrier in to roost. (S Turner)

Buttermilk Hill: 113 Golden Plover. (V Stratton)

Foage Valley Zennor: 235 Golden Plover, 1 killed by ad m Peregrine. (V Stratton)

College Reservoir: 1 Wryneck reported at far SE side plus 1 Firecrest. (per S Perfect)

St Clement: 1 Spotted Redshank.

MJS