Sunday 22nd November 2015

Late news, 21/11, Penzance, Battery Rocks: 1 Purple Sandpiper. (R Farnes)

RFarnes_PurpleSandpiper_211115Purple Sandpiper, Rod Farnes

Falmouth, Swanpool: 2 Firecrest, 8 Goldcrest, 1 Chiffchaff, 1 Yellow-browed Warbler, 1 Nuthatch and 2 Bullfinch. (M Fioratti) Florence Place: 1 Black Redstart: (J St Ledger)

JStLedger_BlackRedstart_221115Black Redstart, John St Ledger

St Gothian Sands LNR: 1 Pale-bellied Brent. (MJ Spicer)

Hayle Estuary RSPB Reserve, Ryan’s Field: 1f Goosander, 1 1w Spoonbill, 1 Dunlin, 4 Greenshank, 45 Redshank, 115 Lapwing, 3 Snipe and 2 Mediterranean Gull. (MJ Spicer, D Jenkins, R Butts) Estuary: 2 Spoonbill near Tempest building in morning. (D Jenkins)

Marazion Marsh RSPB Reserve: 1 Bittern, Grey Heron, Greylag Goose, Snipe and Stonechat. (R Farnes)

RFarnes_Bittern_221115Bittern, Rod Farnes RFarnes_GreyHeron_221115Grey Heron,  Rod Farnes
RFarnes_Snipe_221115Snipe, Rod Farnes RFarnes_Stonechat_221115Stonechat, Rod Farnes

Ruan Lanihorne, Fal saltmarsh: 4 Red-breasted Merganser and 5 Little Grebe. (D Hall)

Windmill Farm:: 1 Water Rail, 1 Mediterranean Gull, 30 Fieldfare, 30 Redwing, 600 Golden Plover and 1 Marsh Harrier. (D Wright, G Adams)

Bude: 6 Cormorant, 2 Goldfinch, 6 Oystercatcher, 2 Kingfisher, 3 Teal, 3 m Stonechat, 1 Grey Heron, c12 Lapwing and 1 Greenfinch. (H Wilkins)

Woongumpus Common: 1 Merlin and 130 Fieldfare. (P St Pierre)

Line of willows W side of A30 opp turn off to Trevorian Pool: 2 Siberian chiffchaff and 1 chiffchaff. (P St Pierre)

Private garden Heamoor: 1 Siberian Chiffchaff and 1 Firecrest. (P St Pierre)

Foage:  1 ringtail Hen Harrier, 85 Golden Plover and 230 Fieldfare. (P St Pierre)

Chykembro Common: 2 (male and ringtail) Hen Harrier (flew w towards Men-an-tol), 1 Merlin, 130 Fieldfare and 2 Yellowhammer. (P St Pierre)

Polgigga: 1 Siberian Chiffchaff at east end of Bosistow Lane. (M Wallace)

Crowdy Reservoir: 1 f Merlin, 4 f Goosander, 1 Jack Snipe, 3 Snipe, 5+ Great Crested Grebe, 3 Wigeon, 1Tufted Duck and uncountable Starlings. Also Barn Owl 2 miles away. (B Craven)

Marazion Marsh RSPB Reserve: 4 Mute Swan, 1 Greylag, 30 Teal, 21 Mallard, 2 Tufted Duck, 7 Little Grebe, 6 Grey Heron, 1 Bittern, 1 Little Egret, 17 Moorhen, 1 Coot, 3 Water Rail, 2 Oystercatcher, 4 Snipe, c150 Wood Pigeon flew west, c50,000 Starling, 2 Stonechat, 3 Chiffchaff and 2 Cetti’s Warbler. (DK Parker)

Marazion: 3 Great Northern Diver, 1 Great Crested Grebe, 1 female Common Scoter and 4 Shoveler offshore. (DK Parker)

Towan Head: 18 Oystercatcher, 17 Turnstone, 1 Grey Plover, 1 Ringed Plover, 3 Common Gull. (S Rowe)

Gannel Estuary: 5 Redshank, 2 Greenshank, 5 Dunlin, 3 Oystercatcher, 1 Kingfisher, 8 Little Egret, 4 Mediterranean Gull and  3 Common Gull. (S Rowe)

Penzance, Battery Rocks: 8 Purple Sandpiper. (R Butts)

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