Tuesday 8th November

Late news, 7/11, Land’s End: Photos of flyover juv Bearded Tit. (M Ahmad)

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Church Cove, Lizard: 1 Swallow. (P White)

Marazion Marsh: 20000+ Starling, 1 Litle Egret. (A James – photos)

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Porthcurno: 1 Black Redstart. (A Davey)

Restronguet/Devoran: 1 Dalmatian Pelican back on the minebank mid morning, 8 Shelduck, 90+ Wigeon, 200+ Teal, 16 Black-tailed Godwit, 3 Bar-tailed Godwit, 1 Spotted Redshank, 2 Little Grebe, 16 Dunlin. (M May, J Turner).

Maenporth to Rosemullion: 3 Black-throated Diver, 1 Great Northern Diver, 1 Red-throated Diver, 8 Common Scoter (resting on water and feeding; two being pestered by a female Tufted Duck), 2 Peregrine, 4 Bullfinch (2 male, 2 female). (J St Ledger – photos)

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Hayle Estuary: 2 Spoonbill, 4 Cormorant at Ryan’s Field. (A James – photos) Juv American Golden Plover still present on main estuary. Also 4 Greylag Goose, 250 Golden Plover, 80 Lapwing, 2 Knot, 100 Dunlin, 1 Bar-tailed Godwit, 1 ad Mediterranean Gull, 1 1w Common Gull, 30 Lesser Black-backed Gull, 1 Kingfisher. (T Mills)

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Lower Tamar Lake: 7 Goosander (3m 4f), 3 Goldcrest, 6 Great Crested Grebe, 1 Song Thrush, 4 Fieldfare, 8 Redwing, 11 Tufted Duck, 2 Bullfinch, 1 Reed Bunting, 1 Willow Tit, 1 Marsh Tit, 1 Nuthatch. (R Mudge)

Jubilee Pool, Penzance: 2 Purple Sandpiper, fem Common Scoter, 1 Little Egret. (M King)

Sennen: Richard`s Pipit again in field south of school.

Land’s End: Dusky Warbler, Yellow-browed Warbler, Firecrest, Lesser Whitethroat.

Long Rock: juv Rose-coloured Starling again at Morrisons car park.

Perranuthnoe: ad Hudsonian Whimbrel again at Boat Cove.

Freathy, Torpoint: Sabine’s Gull flew past west at 12:50.

Penzance: 2 Greenfinch (with goldfinches), 22 Goldfinch flock on wires in Lidden area. (T Mills) Also Black Redstart near railway station.

cjb & pt