Tuesday 22nd November

Gannel Estuary: 1 American Wigeon, 69 Wigeon, 1 Cattle Egret, 10 Little Egret. (S Rowe, B Dallas)

Helford River: 2 Great Northern Diver, 1 Common Sandpiper, 2 Redshank, 1 Grey Wagtail, 1 f Kestrel, viewed from Durgan. Also 1 Grey Seal. (J St Ledger). Firecrest also reported.

Maenporth: 1 Black-throated Diver, 4 f Common Scoter resting on the sea. (J St Ledger)

Ludgvan: 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker on bird feeder in private garden. (G Burnett)

Stithians Reservoir: 2 Great Spotted Woodpecker, 1 Water Rail, 1 Reed Bunting. (A James)

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Great Spotted Woodpecker, Water Rail and Reed Bunting – Alan James

Bartinney Downs, St Just: 3 Short-eared Owl. (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

Penzance: juv Swallow; 6 Purple Sandpiper with Turnstones at Wherrytown. (Sennen Cove Birdwatching) Slavonian Grebe also reported.

St Ives: 1 1w Iceland Gull in the harbour briefly this morning. (D Gibbs) 1 m Black Redstart at Trenwith Place. (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

Newlyn: 1 Black Redstart.

Looe: 1 Great Northern Diver.

Fowey: 1 Black Redstart.

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