Wednesday 16th December 2015

Camel Trail, Wadebridge to Tregunna: 3 Little Grebe, 3 Cormorant, 3 Grey Heron, 8 Little Egret, 39 Mute Swan, 4 Whooper Swan, 1 Bewick’s Swan, 11 Canada Goose, 23 Shelduck, 7 Mallard, 42 Wigeon, 8 Goosander, 3 Buzzard, 1 Peregrine Falcon, 1 Kestrel, 1 Red-legged Partridge, 1 Water Rail, 30 Oystercatcher, 15 Ringed Plover, 14 Grey Plover, c.2000 Golden Plover, 270 Lapwing, 1 Knot, 150 Dunlin, 1 Common Sandpiper, 80 Redshank, 1 Spotted Redshank, 1 Greenshank, 30 Black-tailed godwit, 100 Curlew, 9 Snipe, 250 Black-headed gull, 2 Mediterranean Gull, 27 Common Gull, 12 Lesser Black-backed Gull, 65 Great Black-backed Gull, 1 Yellow-legged Gull, 70 Herring Gull, 8 Wood Pigeon, 2 Collared Dove, 1 Stock Dove, 1 Kingfisher, 2 Meadow Pipit, 2 Grey Wagtail, 2 Pied Wagtail, 1 Wren, 5 Dunnock, 3 Robin, 9 Blackbird, 2 Song Thrush, 5 Redwing, 2 Blackcap, 1 Chiffchaff, 3 Goldcrest, 1 Great Tit, 3 Blue Tit, 6 Long-tailed Tit, 1 Magpie, 15 Jackdaw, 15 Rook, 40 Carrion Crow, 2 Raven, 50 Starling, 2 House Sparrow, 4 Chaffinch, 9 Goldfinch, 20 Linnet, 1 Bullfinch. (M Scawen)

Falmouth, from Boscawen Fields: 4 Black-throated Diver and 15 Mediterranean Gull (on water). Castle Beach: 1 Black Redstart. (J St Ledger)

Hayle Estuary RSPB, Ryan’s Field: 1 Spoonbill, 2 Yellow-browed Warbler, 1 Water Rail, 450 Lapwing, 300 Golden Plover, 2 Curlew, 15 Dunlin, 10 Redshank, 6 Teal, 20 Wigeon, 2 Little Egret, 3 Mediterranean Gull, 1 Sparrowhawk, 1 Meadow Pipit and 1 Rock Pipit. Lelant Water: 3 Little Egret, 1 Red-breasted Merganser, 8 Mediterranean Gull and 1 Common Gull. (D Flumm, T Mcgowan)

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