Sunday 6th November 2016

Windmill Farm, CBWPS walk: 1 Marsh Harrier (female), 1 Kingfisher (only 2nd record for the reserve), 200 Golden Plover, 30 Lapwing, 2 Chiffchaff, 2 Sparrowhawk, 1 Kestrel, 4 Bullfinch, 2 flocks of mixed tits (Great, Blue, Long-tailed), 1 Stonechat, 1 Buzzard, 1 Redwing, numerous Song Thrush and Blackbird, 1 Snipe. (D Wright)

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Kingfisher, Dougy Wright

Truro: 1 m Blackcap in private garden, first of the autumn. (D Jenkins) Also good vismig of thrush movement, 2000+, over this morning including Fieldfare, Redwing and Blackbird, some in the garden. (S Rogers)

SRogers_Redwing_061116Redwing, Steve Rogers SRogers_Blackbird_061116Blackbird, Steve Rogers

Bude Marsh: 1 Siberian Chiffchaff showing well in with 4+ Common Chiffchaff along canal path 30 yards before Truscotts Bridge in willows on left hand side. (A Roberts)

Longrock: 1 juv Rose-coloured Starling again in Morrisons car park. (R Veal)

RVeal_RCStarling_061116Rose-coloured Starling, Reuben Veal

Falmouth, Pendennis Point: 1 Purple Sandpiper, 2 Mediterranean Gull, 1 m Kestrel. (J St Ledger)

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Purple Sandpiper, John St Ledger

Ponsanooth, Kennall Vale Nature Reserve: 1 Kingfisher over the quarry. (J Breadon)

Hayle Estuary RSPB Reserve, Ryan’s Field: 2 Spoonbill. (R Veal)

Crowlas: 1 Firecrest in private garden. (R Veal)

Probus:Dipper, 1 Kingfisher, 1 Water Rail and 1 drake Mandarin Duck on the pools then flew off in direction of Tresillian Creek. (B Field)

Pendeen Watch: 1 Merlin.

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