Saturday 6th December 2014

Porthgwarra: 1f Desert Wheatear still. (JPR & MJ Spicer) Also 1 Black Redstart still.

Newquay, Towan Head: 2 Chough on coast path behind Headland hotel. (M Lammas) Also 1 Ringed Plover and 2 Grey Plover. (D Grose)

Marazion Marsh RSPB: 6 Mute Swan plus 2 young, 78 Teal, 24 Mallard, 1 m Pintail, 5 Little Grebe, 2 Cormorant, 23 Moorhen, 2 Water Rail, 2 Coot, 2 Bittern, 2 Grey Heron, 1 Little Egret, 13 Snipe, 2 Reed Bunting, 1 Cetti’s Warbler, 4 Stonechat, and 5 Chiffchaff. (DK Parker)

Drift Reservoir (members only): 1 Mute Swan, 232 Canada Geese, 35 Greylag, 11 hybrid geese, 1 Bar-headed Goose, 2 Muscovy Duck, 64 Mallard, 2 Call Duck, 1 m Mandarin, 1 m Teal, 1 m Gadwall, 6 Wigeon, 8 Tufted Duck, 1 Cormorant, 3 Little Grebe, 1 Great Crested Grebe, 1 Moorhen, 1 Coot, 1 Water Rail, 2 Buzzard, 1 Snipe, 118 Black-headed Gull, 1 ad Med Gull, 56 Herring Gull, 2 Lesser Black-backed Gull, 2 Kingfisher, 3 Firecrest, 2 Goldcrest, 18 Long-tailed Tit, 9 Chiffchaff and 2 Bullfinch. (DK Parker & J Hawkey)

Gannel Estuary: 2 f American Wigeon, 57 Wigeon, 2 Greenshank, 5 Redshank, 1 Red-breasted Merganser, 44 Lesser Black-bcked Gull, 9 Blackcap, 30 Blackbird, 2 Fieldfare, 4 Song Thrush and 4 Redwing. (S Rowe)

Porth Joke: 7 Chiffchaff, 1 Reed Bunting, 40 Meadow Pipit, 1 Goldcrest, 8 Long-tailed Tit and 3 Stonechat. (S Rowe)

River Tamar and River Lynher: Great Northern Diver, 8 Red-breasted Merganser, 3 Spoonbill on Rat Island, 110 Avocet, 2 Greenshank, 2 Common Sandpiper and 1 Kingfisher on the Tamar Birdwatching Cruise. (B Taggart)

Padstow: Black Guillemot showing well. ( Plymouth RSPB Group)

Sandy Cove, Newlyn: 1 Siberian Chiffchaff, Firecrest, 2 Water Rail and 2 Black Redstart plus 3 Great Northern Diver offshore. (L Proctor)

Stithians Reservoir: 1 Slavonian Grebe, 38 Little Grebe, 139 Lapwing, 1 Kingfisher, 1 Water Rail, 6 Goldeneye, 1 Golden Plover, 8 Common Gull, 5 Mediterranean Gull, 28 Curlew, 172 Canada Geese, 27 Curlew, 43 Tufted Duck, 41 Wigeon, 3 Pochard, 14 Teal, 221 Black-headed Gull, 64 Herring Gull, 1 Lesser Black backed Gull, 27 Coot, 75 Mallard, 4 Little Egret, 4 Grey Heron, 9 Cormorant and 7 Snipe. (D Chaney, S Perfect, G Adams)

Tamar Estuary: 122 Avocet on Kingsmill Lake. (M Beer)

Mounts Bay: 1 Pacific Diver and 6 Great Northern Diver.

Kelynack: 1 Dusky Warbler still.

Penzance: 1 Black Redstart at Eastern Green.

St Austell Bay: 12 Black-throated Diver.

Mevagissey: 1 Black Redstart.

Falmouth, Swanpool: 2 Scaup and 1 Long-tailed Duck.

MJS & DKP