Tuesday 25th November 2014

Late news, 23/11, Cheesewring Quarry: 4 Ring Ouzel

St. Buryan: 1 Black Redstart still, Tower Meadows. (P&H Taylor)

Kelynack: 1 Dusky Warbler still. (P&H Taylor)

Marazion Marsh RSPB: 1 Pintail, 2 Coot, 2 Snipe and 22 Curlew over. (MJ Spicer)

Penzance: At least 3 Black Redstart on rocks east of bus station. (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

Marazion: 1 ad Pacific Diver between St Michael’s Mount and Rocky Island and 9 Great Northern Diver. (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

Hayle Estuary RSPB Reservem Copperhouse Creek: 1w Lesser Yellowlegs again. (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

Carrick Roads, between Messack Farm and Turnaware Point: 1 Great Crested Grebe, 51 Black-necked Grebe, 4 Great Northern Diver, 21 Red-breasted Merganser, 9 Mute Swan. Also Messack Farm, 8 Brambling. (S Gay in the morning) In afternoon: 1 Great Crested Grebe, 36 Black-necked Grebe, 1 Great Northern Diver, 8 Red-breasted Merganser and 3 Mute Swan. (D Hall)

Marazion Marsh RSPB Reserve: 4 Mute Swan plus 2 young, 21 Teal, 14 Mallard, 1 Pintail, 1 Cormorant, 4 Little Grebe, 1 Water Rail, 22 Moorhen, 2 Coot, 3 Grey Heron, 1 Little Egret, 3 Snipe, 1 Oystercatcher, 1 Cetti’s Warbler and 1 Stonechat. (DK Parker) 4 Bitterns at dusk. (P St Pierre)

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