Wednesday 31st December 2014

Late news, 30/12, Newlyn Coombe: 1 Swallow. (B Dodd)

Newlyn Coombe: 1 Swallow again. (B Dodd) Also over Lidden area of Penzance. (T Mills) Sandy Cove: 3 Chiffchaff (1 ringed), 1 m Blackcap. (T Mills)

Helston Loe Pool: 1 Bittern near hide. (C Watt) Lower Nansloe Farm: 1 Yellow-browed Warbler again. Boating Lake: 1 Whooper Swan. (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

St Gothian Sands LNR: 2 Snow Bunting still plus 3 Pochard and 1 Coot. (JPR & MJ Spicer)

MSpicer_SnowBunting_311214Snow Bunting, Mike Spicer

Falmouth, Castle Beach: 3 Slavonian Grebe, 1 Mediterranean Gull and 1 Kestrel (male). (J St Ledger)

JStLedger_SlavonianGrebe_311214Slavonian Grebes, John St Ledger

Botallack: 1 Peregrine harrying a large Starling roost. (S Williams)

Newquay, Gannel Estuary: 2 f American Wigeon.

Hayle Estuary RSPB, Lelant Saltings: 1 Water Pipit.

Dozmary Pool: 3 Goldeneye (1 drake), 1 Tufted Duck and 5 Mallard. (DK Parker)

Colliford Lake: 7 Mallard, 21 Wigeon, 19 Teal, 1 drake Lesser Scaup, 3 Tufted Duck, 1 Little Grebe, 32 Golden Plover and 15 Fieldfare in Loveny arm. (DK Parker)

Penzance: 1 Slavonian Grebe, 1 f Red-breasted Merganser and 2 Great Northern Divers off the sewage works. (B Dodd)

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