Tuesday 1st November 2016

Tehidy CP: 1 Snow Bunting in field between ranger’s entrance to country park and N. Cliffs (S Cox)

Penzance: 2 Blackcap, m and f in private garden (R Phillips) Chyandour:  2 Scandinavian Rock Pipit, A.p.littoralis (1 photographed by D Flumm – below, the other showing a white supercilium), 8 nominate Rock Pipit, A.p.petrosus, 3 Black Redstart, 1 Firecrest, 1 Chiffchaff, 15 Redwing & 2 Redshank. (D Flumm & P St Pierre) Battery Rocks: 7 Purple Sandpiper.

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Scandiavian Rock Pipit, Dave Flumm

Longrock: 1 juv Rose-coloured Starling on wires at Morrissons car park 13.00hrs. (R Menari)

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Hayle Estuary:  1 Spoonbill still at Carnsew Basin (A McKechnie – photo)

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Gunwalloe: 1 Short-eared Owl over road between Gunwalloe and The Halzephon at 16:15
(C Richards)

Rame:  1 Merlin at Military Rd (C Imms, R Eynon)

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Merlin, Chas Imms

Saltash: 3 Spoonbill at Rat’s Island. (C Imms, R Eynon)

Bartinney Down: 1 Sparrowhawk, 1 Kestrel, lots of Starlings all over (A James)

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Kestrel, Alan James

Newquay, Towan Head: 1 Purple Sandpiper, 20 Oystercatcher, 16 Turnstone, 5 Common Scoter (west) Fistral: 1 Yellow-browed Warbler in the dunes 100m south of beach car park (S Rowe)

Stithians Reservoir: 150 Golden Plover, 29 Lapwing, 1 Shoveler, 69 Herring Gull, 1 Common Gull, 5 Lesser Black-backed Gull, 33 Black-headed Gull. (J Chapman)

College Reservoir: 1 Pectoral Sandpiper still. (J St Ledger)

Troon, Cambourne: 4 Tawny Owl calling at dawn, 500+ Jackdaw leaving pre-roost site at dusk. (S Taylor)

Nanjizal Valley: 4 Yellow-browed Warbler netted and 2 Waxwing over south.

Kenidjack Valley: 1 ‘Siberian’ Lesser Whitethroat, 3 Firecrest and 1 Red-breasted Flycatcher.

Carrick Roads: 1 Red-necked Grebe and 1 Slavonian Grebe.

Land’s End:Dusky Warbler. (P Taylor)

Penryn: 1 Black Redstart on rooftops on the train station.

St Buryan: 1 Black Redstart on rooftops along Tower Meadows, 3000 Starling. (P Taylor)

Roseannon Downs: 1 m Hen Harrier. (D Julian)

Falmouth: 1 Jay, 2 Black Redstart, 1 Wren and 1 Nuthatch in private garden. (E Tackley)

Newlyn: 1 Purple Sandpiper with Turnstones.

Men-an-Tol: 300 Golden Plover.

Marazion Marsh: 1 Cormorant, 2 Little Egret, 3 Grey Heron, 2 Mute Swan, 3 Wigeon, 7 Teal, 1 Shoveler, 1 Tufted Duck, 3 Water Rail (heard only), 41 Moorhen, 1 Coot, 2 Stonechat, 5 Cetti’s Warbler, 4 Chiffchaff, 4 Goldcrest, 2 Firecrest, 6 Long-tailed Tit, 20000 Starling, 2 Reed Bunting. (D Parker)

Marazion Beach: 6 4 juv Mute Swan, 7 Wigeon, 1 Teal, 17 Common Scoter, 4 Oystercatcher, 1 Bar-tailed Godwit. (D Parker)

Drift Reservoir, (members only): 3 Little Grebe, 3 Great Crested Grebe, 7 Cormorant, 1 Greylag Goose, 148 Canada Goose, 5 Canada Goose hybrids with Greylag, 1 Mandarin Duck, 2 Gadwall, 30 Mallard, 3 Tufted Duck, 2 Buzzard, 1 Water Rail (heard only), 2 Moorhen. (D Parker)

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