Friday 5th December 2014

Late news 4/12 Mousehole: 2 Minke Whale offshore all afternoon. (P Semmens)

Penzance, Lidden area: 1 Swallow past at 08:15 heading out over Newlyn. (T Mills)

Porthgwarra: 1 Desert Wheatear, 1 Chough and 2 Stonechat. (J St Ledger – photos)

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Hayle Estuary RSPB: 4 red-head Goosander  in River Hayle opposite Carnsew Pool. (J St Ledger – photos) 1 Water Pipit at the top end of Copperhouse Creek. (T McGowan)

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Marazion Marsh RSPB: 4 Mute Swan plus 1 young, 58 Teal, 29 Mallard, 1 m Pintail, 5 Little Grebe, 1 Cormorant, 11 Moorhen, 3 Water Rail, 2 Coot, 1 Bittern, 3 Grey Heron, 12 Snipe, 3 Cetti’s Warbler, 2 Stonechat, and 2 Chiffchaff. (DK Parker) Also 1 Swallow over Longrock.

Lower Nansloe Farm, Loe Pool: 1 Yellow-browed Warbler. (S Bury -photo)

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Bude Canal: 1 Dabchick and 1 Chiffchaff. (A Rowland)

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Sandy Cove, Newlyn: 1 Siberian Chiffchaff.

Cot Valley: 1 juv Iceland Gull plus 2 Black Redstart at Porth Nanven.

Kelynack: 1 Dusky Warbler still.

 MJS & DKP