Thursday 19th November 2015

Late news, 19/11, Cape Cornwall: 15 Chough flying as a single flock. (N Reed)

Penzance, Morrab Road: 3+ Firecrest at entrance to Penlee Park. (S Turner)

Padstow, St Merryn: 1 m Black Redstart. (R Augarde)

RAugarde_BlackRedstart_191115Black Redstart, Richard Augarde

Helston: 2 Firecrest in trees by sewage works, 1 Redwing in trees bordering Helston boating lake. (D King) Also 1 Firecrest in private garden.

Marazion Marsh RSPB Reserve: 2 Mute Swan, 12 Teal, 2 Shoveler, 18 Mallard, 4 Little Grebe, 3 Grey Heron, 2 Little Egret, 14 Moorhen, 3 Water Rail, 2 Stonechat and 1 Cetti’s Warbler. Also this evening c40,000 Starlings roosting attended by 2 Sparrowhawk. (DK Parker)

St Ives: 2 Great Skua and 1 Great Northern Diver from the NCI Lookout. (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

Hayle Estuary RSPB Reserve: 2 Goosander on Ryan’s Field; Great Spotted Woodpecker at Lelant Station. (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

Tamar Estuary: 1 Peregrine on Tamar Bridge this morning. (D Julian)