Tuesday 18th November 2014

Late news 17/11 Chykembro Common: 1 ringtail Hen Harrier. (P St Pierre)

Late news 17/11 Woon Gumpus Common: 1 Merlin (P St Pierre)

Late news 17/11 Port Beach: 31 Oystercatcher. (J Mankelow)

Late news 17/11 Kingsmill Lake: 19 Snipe, 2 Spotted Redshank, 73 Black-tailed Godwit and 1 Bar-tailed Godwit. (M Beer)

Kelynack: 1 Dusky Warbler still. (D Jenkins, M Grantham)

Nanjizal: 1 Siberian Chiffchaff and 1 Yellow-browed Warbler trapped and ringed. (M Grantham, AD Mills) For photos see here.

Bottalack: 2 Chough and 1 Kestrel. (T&J Mills)

Heamoor: 1 Firecrest. (P St Pierre)

Penzance: 3 Purple Sandpiper at Jubilee Pool. (P St Pierre) 1 drake Eider, 25 Sanderling, 3 Turnstone and 2 Black Redstart at Chyandour. (P St Pierre, DS Flumm) 2 Firecrest and 1 Blackcap in a private garen. (NR Phillips – photo)

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Hayle Estuary RSPB: 15 Med Gull, 2 Kingfisher and 1 Black-tailed Godwit on Lelant Water. 11 Golden Plover, 1 or 2 Kingfisher, 1 Grey Heron, 330 Lapwing, 1 Dunlin, 2 Golden Plover, 3 Black-tailed Godwit,1 Canada Goose, 23 Curlew,8 Redshank, 1 Little Egret and 1 Jay at Ryan’s Field. (D Jenkins, DS Flumm – photos)

Med Gull adult with ring, Lelant Water 18th Nov.2014 Gull scene @ Lelant Water 18 Nov 2014 (1)
Lapwing @ Lelant Water 18 Nov 2014 (2) Teal @ Lelant Water 18 Nov 2014 (2)

Marazion Marsh RSPB:  4 Mute Swan plus 2 young, 33 Teal, 24 Mallard, 2 Cormorant, 5 Little Grebe, 3 Water Rail, 31 Moorhen, 1 Coot, 1 Bittern, 5 Grey Heron, 2 Little Egret, 9 Snipe, 2 Swallow, 10+ Chiffchaff, 4 Cetti’s Warbler, 5 Reed Bunting, 4 Stonechat, 2 Oystercatcher, 2 Kingfisher, 1 Firecrest and 1 Goldcrest. (DS Flumm, DK Parker) Also 1 Great Northern Diver offshore.

Men-an-Tol: 1 ringtail Hen Harrier at 15:40. (B Dodd, R Farnes – photos) Also 3 Dartford Warbler, 4 Stonechat, 1 Barn Owl, 1 Sparrowhawk (female), 1 Kestrel (male) and 1 Snipe. (J St Ledger-photos)

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Dartford Warbler Men-an-Tol Cornwall 18th Nov 2014 J St Ledger (1) Dartford Warbler Men-an-Tol Cornwall 18th Nov 2014 J St Ledger (2) Dartford Warbler Men-an-Tol Cornwall 18th Nov 2014 J St Ledger (3)

Amalveor: 2 Hen Harrier (ringtail & sub adult male) and 31 Golden Plover. (I Webster)

Seaton Valley: 1 Firecrest. (D Allan)

Kingsmill Lake:10 Avocet, 1 Curlew Sandpiper still and 40 Dunlin. (M Beer)

Polgigga: 1 Serin at Higher Bosistow Farm.

Kenidjack Valley: 1 Siberian Chiffchaff.

 MJS & DKP