Thursday 3rd November 2016

Birders’ Pub night, tomorrow, Friday at 7.30pm in the Watermill, Lelant, (turn left at the second mini roundabout and its on your left after fifty yards)

Late news, 2/11, Rame Head: 1 Yellow-browed Warbler and 1 Black Redstart

Hayle Estuary RSPB Reserve:American Golden Plover (L Langley & T Phelps) with 104 Golden Plover, and 1 Cattle Egret again then flew high S at c4:40pm, 2 Spoonbill, 1 Knot. (R Veal) And 1 Curlew Sandpiper. (D Parker)

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Godrevy:  20 Common Scoter, 1 Arctic Skua, 2 Black-throated Diver (fly over), 4 Turnstone, 2 Kittiwake, 1 Kestrel, also 50 Grey Seal and 5 Harbour Porpoise at Seal Cove. (R Hollis)

St Gothian Sands: 1 Pink-footed Goose (with Canada geese), Black-tailed Godwit, Wigeon, Teal, Tufted Duck, Common Snipe. (R Hollis)

Ruan Lanihorne, Roseland: 1 fem/1st w Black Redstart 11.30 today in private garden. Stayed briefly, drinking from the birdbath beside the pond. (D Hall)

Rame Head: 1 Black Redstart at Coastguard 14.00 (D Allan)

Ryan’s Field RSPB:  1 Buzzard over (a particularly pale individual), 3 Black-headed Gull fishing, 1 Cormorant predating on Dab. (A James)

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Buzzard, Black-headed Gull, Cormorant – Alan James

Pedn Vounder Beach nr Coverack: 1 Grey Partridge (M Nattrass)

Perranuthnoe:Hudsonian Whimbrel still

Land’s End:Dusky Warbler again. Also 2 Yellow-browed Warbler and 1 Siberian Chiffchaff. (P Combridge) Also 2 Fieldfare, 2 Blackcap, 1 Whitethroat and 10 Chiffchaff. (D Parker)

Porthilly:Dalmatian Pelican.

Kenidjack Valley: 1 Yellow-browed Warbler.

Sennen, Brew Pool: 1 Richard’s Pipit and 1 Long-eared Owl.

Nanjizal: 1 prob Siberian Lesser Whitethroat netted and 1 Yellow-browed Warbler, also 55 Chiffchaff and 38 Blackcap. (K Wilson)

Trevilley: 3 Buzzard, 1 Merlin seen several times hunting the hedgerows, 1 Peregrine, 1 Snipe & 3 Great Northern Diver. (D Parker)

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