Tuesday 27th October 2015

Late news, 24/10, Nanjizal: 1 Squacco Heron.

Late news, 26/10, Skewjack:  1 Squacco Heron.

Late news, 26/10, Stithians Reservoir: 1 Goldeneye again in front of SH Hide, 75+ Teal and 35+ Mallard. (D Chaney)

Mousehole: 3 Black Redstart on rocks in front of harbour car park. (S Maycock)

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Wadebridge, Treraven Meadows: Grey Partridge with small flock of Red-legged Partridge, 1 Firecrest, many Goldcrest, 13 Black-tailed Godwit, a few Lapwing and Curlew, 25+ Teal, 3 Little Egret, 2 Grey Heron, 2 Jay, 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker and 1 Nuthatch. (D Mays)

St Ives: 1 Tree Sparrow. (B Dodd) Also 1 Snow Bunting on Porthgwidden again. (M Rouncefield)

MRouncefield_SnowBunting_171015Snow Bunting, Marlene Rouncefield

Godrevy, Mexico Beach: 2 Kestrel, 4 Stonechat and 30+ Gannet. (R Veal)

Foage Valley: 50+ Fieldfare. (P Taylor & S Cowlishaw)

Treen: 1 Swallow and 1 Black Redstart. (S Turner)

Penzance, Tolcarne Beach: 1 Sandwich Tern, also 50+ Black-headed Gull with Herring and Great Black-backed Gull feeding at water’s edge at high tide, also 4 Mute Swan on the sea and 2 more on the boating lake. (T Mills)

Hayle Estuary RSPB Reserve, Ryan’s Field: 2 Spoonbill (were earlier seen on Copperhouse Creek and Carnsew Pool) 1 Kingfisher, c30 Lapwing and c30 Redshank. (R Farnes, S Turner, R Daddow) Also reported here were 2 Goosander, 4 Greenshank, 2 Knot 1 Grey Plover 1 Black-tailed Godwit and 11 Mediterranean Gull Estuary: 2 f Pintail and 1 Knot. (D Eva) Also 2 Yellow-legged Gull reported.

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Spoonbills, Roger Daddow

Men-an-Tol: 1 f Merlin, 1 Short-eared Owl, 1 ringtail Hen Harrier and 2 Dartford Warbler. (D Eva)

Bude: 11 House Sparrow, 1 Wren, 1 Robin, 1 Coal Tit, 2 Blue Tit, 1 Great Tit, 3 Collared Dove and 2 Dunnock in garden. 2 Grey Heron, 7 Moorhen, 2 Kingfisher, c40 Mallard, 4 Mute Swan and 60+ Black-headed Gull on Bude canal and estuary. 7 Meadow Pipit and 1 Cormorant flying over along coast path. (H Wilkins)

Land’s End: 1 juv Rose-coloured Starling again today. (C Corrigan)

Porthgwarra: 19 Firecrest between here and St Levan Churchtown. (M Wallace)

Cot Valley: 1 Firecrest. (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

Marazion: 2 Firecrest and 1 Black Redstart. (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

Bosullow: 1 ringtail Hen Harrier later afternoon. (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

Nanquidno: 1 Snow Bunting below the cliff.

Falmouth, Gorrangorras: 76 Curlew in pony field, 36 Mallard, 3 Greenshank and 7+ Redshank. (D Chaney)

Cape Cornwall: 1 Black Redstart, 4 Balearic Shearwater and 2 Harbour Porpoise. (D Balmer)

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