Friday 18th December 2015

Newlyn, Trereife: 1 Mistle Thrush feeding on fallen apples. Stable Hobba: 1 Firecrest, 3 Goldcrest and 1 Jay. (B Dodd)

Bodmin: 7 Raven over private house. (P Haseldine)

Newquay, Towan Head: 1 Great Northern Diver, 4 Purple Sandpiper,14 Turnstone and12 Oystercatcher. (M Lammas) Newquay tennis courts: 20+ Long-tailed Tit, 1 Wren,1 Goldcrest, 1 Grey Wagtail, 1 Robin and 2 Great Tit. (D Ensor)

Cot Valley to Nanquidno: 15 Woodlark still at Boscregan Farm and 1 Merlin nearby. Also, 1 Firecrest and 1 Water Rail in Cot Valley. (N Wheatley)

Mylor Churchtown to Penarrow Point: 1 Sandwich Tern, 3 Black-necked Grebe, 2 Black-throated Diver, 4 Great Northern Diver, 11 Red-breasted Merganser, 1 Little Grebe, 1 Whimbrel, 1 Curlew, 2 Redshank, 8 Oystercatcher, 19 Turnstone, 1 Kingfisher and 3 Mediterranean Gull. (J St Ledger)

JStLedger_BTDiver2_181215Black-throated Diver, John St Ledger JStLedger_BTDiver1_181215Black-throated Diver, John St Ledger JStLedger_GNDiver_181215Great Northern Diver, John St Ledger


JStLedger_SandTern1_181215Sandwich Tern, John St Ledger JStLedger_SandTern2_181215Sandwich Tern, John St Ledger


Torpoint, St John’s Lake: 2 Spoonbill. Millbrook: 7 Red-breasted Merganser. (M Beer)

Hayle Estuary RSPB Reserve, estuary: 1 2w Ring-billed Gull, 1 Spoonbill, 5 Grey Plover, 4 Greenshank. Ryan’s Field: 1 Yellow-browed Warbler also 1 Common Sandpiper. (S Rowe, A James)

AJames_YBW3_181215Yellow-browed Warbler, Alan James AJames_YBW2_181215Yellow-browed Warbler, Alan James AJames_YBW1_181215Yellow-browed Warbler, Alan James

Mount’s Bay: 14 Great Northern Diver, 6 Black-throated Diver and 1 Red-throated Diver viewed from Long Rock and Newlyn. (S Rowe)

Penzance: 4 Great Northern Diver and 1 m Eider in the harbour this morning. (M Elliott)

Dozmary Pool: 1 Lesser Scaup again.

Bodmin Moor, Halvanna Plantation: 8 Common Crossbill (5 male and 3 Female) (DAConway)