Thursday 19th December 2013

Carbis Bay: 23 Great Northern Diver, 1 Red-throated Diver, possible distant Black-throated Diver and 1 Balearic Shearwater. (B Toms)

Lelant Station: 4 ad Mediterranean Gull and 2 Common Gull. (B Toms)

St Erth: 1 Red Kite over west at 16:00. (MJ Spicer)

Mylor Churchtown, Penarrow Point: 1 Red-necked Grebe, 2 Great Northern Diver, 31 Black-necked Grebe, 14 Red-breasted Merganser, 1 Eider (female) and 21 Turnstone. (J St Ledger)

JStLedger_GreatNorthernDiver_191213Great Northern Diver, John St Ledger  JStLedger_Red-neckedGrebe_191213Red-necked Grebe, John St Ledger 

Marazion Marsh RSPB: 4 Mute Swan, 5 Teal, 12 Mallard, 1 Shoveler, 1 Cormorant, 1 Little Grebe, 2 (possibly 3) Bittern, 1 Little Egret, 1 Grey Heron, 2 Water Rail, 8 Moorhen, 3 Snipe, 1 Grey Wagtail, 1 Stonechat and 1 Chiffchaff. (DK Parker & I Webster)

Kenneggy Sands: 1 female Eider and 1 Black-throated Diver. (I Webster)

Tregony: Glossy Ibis again (possibly for its 5th day) in 2nd field below the bridge. (R Wilkins)

Millbrook: 1 Spotted Redshank and 1 Egyptian Goose still. (M Beer)

Wacker: 9 Brent Goose and 8 Avocet. (M Beer)

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