Saturday 19th November 2016

Penzance: 50+ Sanderling, 4 Purple Sandpiper, 20+ Ringed Plover at Battery Rocks, midday. Eider in Penzance harbour. (R Farnes)

RFarnes_Eider_191116Eider, Rod Farnes RFarnes_PurpSand_191116Purple Sandpiper, Rod Farnes RFarnes_Sanderling_191116Sanderling, Rod Farnes

Restronguet Creek: Dalmatian Pelican still. (J Turner)

Portscatho: 2 Cirl Bunting, 1 Reed Bunting, 200+ Linnet, 50+ Chaffinch, 1 Great Northern Diver, 3 Stonechat, 1 Whimbrel . (B Field)

BField_stonechat2_191116Stonechat, Brian Field BField_stonechat3_191116Stonechat, Brian Field

Newlyn; 1 Great Northern Diver, 1 Bar-tailed Godwit, 18 Turnstone. (J St Ledger)

JStLedger_BarWit_191116Bar-tailed Godwit, John St Ledger


Hayle Estuary RSPB, Lelant Saltings:
2 (1w + 2w) Spoonbill; 5 Turnstone; 1 Peregrine; 105 Redshank; 9 Shag; 1 ad Common Gull; 2 Knot; 7 Greenshank; 135 Lapwing. (R Veal) Also 1 Green-winged Teal. (M&T Hasdell) Plus 1 Water Pipit.  Copperhouse Creek: 4 Sanderling; 32 Ringed Plover; 50 Dunlin. (R Veal) Ryan’s Field: 1 Water rail, 1 Kingfisher and 1 Stoat.

Windmill Farm:  1 Marsh Harrier (M) (one seen later near Mt. Carlees- possibly same bird), 4 Bullfinch, 1 Kestrel, 2 Raven, 20+ Long-Tailed Tit, 2+ Jack Snipe, 9 Common Snipe, 1 Redwing, 1 Buzzard. (J. Evans)

Marazion Marsh RSPB, Longrock Pool:  2 Grey Heron, 1 Little Egret, 1 Kingfisher and 1 Wren early morning at the Pool, also 5 Roe Deer in field behind. (A James)

AJames_GreyHeron_191116Grey Heron, Alan James AJames_Wren_191116Wren, Alan James

Towan Head: 1 Black Redstart, 1 Great Northern Diver, 6 Purple Sandpiper. (S Rowe)

Carbis Bay: 7 Great Northern Diver, 1 Red-throated Diver. (S Rowe)

Perranuthnoe: 1 Hudsonian Whimbrel again at Boat Cove.

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