Wednesday 16th November 2016

Mobile phone found in the Southern Cutoff Hide, Stithians Reservoir, today. If you think it may be yours please call 07719139617 and ask for Rob.

Late news, 15/11, Marazion Marsh RSPB: 1 Yellow-browed Warbler again. (B Dodd)

Late news, 15/11, Hayle Estuary: Main Estuary/Lelant Water: 9 Little Egret, 2 Spoonbill, 1 Green-winged Teal, 1 drk Pintail, 1 drk Shoveler, 1 Peregrine very brown juvenile, 9 Grey Plover, 1 Common Sandpiper, 5 Greenshank. (D Parker)

Newquay, Gannel Estuary: 1 Cattle Egret this evening roosting in Penpol Creek with 8 Little Egret. Also 10 Redshank, 1 Greenshank, but no sign of any Wigeon (S Rowe). Also 1 Snow Bunting. (D Julian). The Barrowfields: 4 Chough (including one unringed bird), later seen flying towards Whipsiderry Beach. (R Wheeler)

Restronguet Creek: Dalmatian Pelican still. (J Turner, B Hawker)

Walmsley Sanctuary: 150+ Canada Geese, 40 Wigeon, 1 Little Egret, 40 Black-headed Gull, 2 Grey Heron, 8 Curlew, 40 Mallard, 2 Little Grebe, 2 Wren, 2 Moorhen, 30 Teal, 4 Shoveler, 10 Jackdaw, 6 Crow, 1 Robin, 1 Blue Tit, 3 Black-tailed Godwit, 1 Snipe, 1 Stonechat. (K Bowers)

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Little Grebe, Wren, Snipe and Shoveler – Kevin Bowers

River Camel, Wadebridge to Tregunna: 1 Little Grebe, 3 Cormorant, 1 Grey Heron, 5 Little Egret, 25 Mute Swan, 2 Canada Goose, 16 Shelduck, 5 Mallard, 45 Wigeon, 2 Goosander, 3 Buzzard, 1 Kestrel, 2 Pheasant, 2 Moorhen, 50 Oystercatcher, 5 Ringed Plover, 5 Grey Plover, c.3000 Golden Plover, c.300 Lapwing, 3 Knot, 120 Dunlin, 2 Common Sandpiper, 50 Redshank, 55 Black-tailed Godwit, 60 Curlew, 1 Snipe, 220 Black-headed Gull, 3 Mediterranean Gull, 4 Common Gull, 15 Lesser Black-backed Gull, 100 Great Black-backed Gull, 90 Herring Gull, 5 Woodpigeon, 3 Kingfisher, 1 Meadow Pipit, 2 Grey Wagtail, 1 Pied Wagtail, 1 Dunnock, 2 Robin, 5 Blackbird, 2 Song Thrush, 15 Redwing, 1 Great Tit, 1 Blue Tit, 1 Long-tailed Tit, 2 Magpie, 3 Jackdaw, 7 Rook, 25 Carrion Crow, 15 Starling, 12 House Sparrow, 2 Chaffinch, 1 Greenfinch, 100 Linnet, 1 Bullfinch. (M Scawen/Martin Cutland Nature Walk)

Perranuthnoe: Hudsonian Whimbrel still present, 1 Whimbrel, 9 Little Egret. (B Field)

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Hudsonian Whimbrel, Eurasian and Hudsonian Whimbrel (flight shots) – Brian Field

Hayle Estuary: 1 Green-winged Teal still plus 600+ Golden Plover. (B Field)

Marazion Marsh RSPB, Long Rock Pool: 1 Bittern. (A Sale)

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Stithians Reservoir: 21 Snipe, 21 Tufted Duck, 2 Goldeneye, 1 Dunlin, 152 Lapwing, 65 Wigeon from the Stuart Hutchings hide. 1 Water Rail at the feeders. (G Adams)

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