Monday 21st December 2015

Late pictures, 20/12:

SRogers_YBWarbler_201215Yellow-browed Warbler, Ryan’s Field, Steve Rogers.
SRogers_GNDiver1_201215Great Northern Diver, Newlyn Harbour, Steve Rogers SRogers_GNDiver2_201215Great Northern Diver, Newlyn Harbour, Steve Rogers

Penzance, Battery Rocks: 10 Purple Sandpiper and 2 Turnstone at high tide roost. Tolcarne Beach: 24 Turnstone, 1 Ringed Plover and 3Great Northern Diver offshore. (T Mills)

Newlyn harbour: 3 Great Northern Diver and 5Turnstone. (T Mills)

Walmsley Sanctuary: 3 Pintail, 14 Gadwall and 2 Shoveler. (D Eva)

Burniere/Dinham Flats: 4 Whooper Swan and 1 Bewick’s Swan. (D Eva)

Hayle Estuary RSPB Reserve, estuary: 1 1w Spoonbill, 50 Golden Plover, 50 Dunlin, 2 Goosander (1m 1f) and 1 ad Mediterranean Gull. Ryan’s Field: 1 Grey Wagtail and 1 Kingfisher, also 3 Firecrest and 1 Yellow-browed Warbler in scrub along the Hayle River. (R Veal)

Bude: 14 Turnstone, 1 Pied Wagtail and 1 Cormorant. (H Wilkins)

Bartinney Downs: 2 Short-eared Owl and 3 Snipe. (I Webster)

Mount’s Bay: 1 Black-throated Diver and 10 Great Northern Diver. (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

Falmouth: 1 Lesser Whitethroat in private garden at Goldenbank.

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