Wednesday 19th November 2014

Marazion Marsh RSPB:  4 Mute Swan, 13 Teal, 18 Mallard, 1 Cormorant, 5 Little Grebe, 1 Water Rail, 23 Moorhen, 1 Coot, 4 Grey Heron, 3 Little Egret, 12 Snipe, 1 Oystercatcher, 2 Chiffchaff, 2 Cetti’s Warbler, 2 Reed Bunting and 1 Stonechat. (DK Parker) Also Bittern still.

Marazion: 29 Sanderling on the beach. (DK Parker) Great Northern Diver offshore.

Gannel Estuary: 1 American Wigeon still, viewable from the car park at cSW808608 or from the path on the south shore accessed from the footbridge at cSW814607. Also 50 Eurasian Wigeon, 1 Teal , 1 Grey Plover, 2 Greenshank and 1 Sparrowhawk. (DK Parker, MJ Spicer)

Kelynack: 1 Dusky Warbler still. (P Fraser)

Lower Tamar Lake: 3 Goosander. (RC Mudge)

Porth Reservoir: 3 Wigeon, 5 Tufted Duck, 7 Coot, 8 Moorhen, 1 Great-crested Grebe and 1 Bullfinch. (DK Parker, MJ Spicer)

Par Beach Pool: 5 Oystercatcher, 3 Canada Goose, 19 Coot, 9 Moorhen, 21 Black-headed Gull, 2 Water Rail, 1 Lesser Black-backed Gull, 11 Herring Gull, 14 Mallard, 4 Carrion Crow, 6 Jackdaw, 3 Pied Wagtail, 1 m Tufted Duck and 1 Cormorant. (M Whittaker)

St Buryan: 1 Swallow Tower Meadows early afternoon. (P&H Taylor)

Lands End: 7 Chiffchaff, 4 Chough, 2 Redwing and 70 Linnet. (P&H Taylor)

Towan Head: 20 Turnstone, 18 Oystercatcher and 7 Purple Sandpiper. (S Rowe)

Padstow: 1 Black Guillemot.

Porthgwarra: 1 Short-eared Owl, 1 Firecrest, 1 Ring Ouzel and 1 Black Redstart.

Newlyn: Siberian Chiffchaff still at Sandy Cove and Great Northern Diver offshore.

MJS & DKP