Monday 28th November 2016

Late news, 22/11, Restronguet Creek: Dalmatian Pelican still. (This sighting has now been confirmed as erroneous and relates to a sighting on 20/11. Eds)

Charlestown: 1m Blackcap. (D Hastilow)

Mullion Cove: 1m Blackcap in private garden. (J Allely)

Penzance: 4 Blackcap (3m 1f) sharing a bird bath together in a private garden. (NR Phillips)

Bude: 14 Lapwing, 120+ Canada Goose, 2 Cormorant, 7+ Song Thrush, 2 Stonechat, 2 Grey Heron, 5 Mute Swan, 2 Lesser Black-backed Gull, 7 Oystercatcher. (H Wilkins)

Drift Reservoir: 1 drake & 1 leucistic f Mandarin, 1 Black-necked Grebe, 1f Goldeneye in far NW corner (P Taylor & H Mitchell), also 1 Scaup, 1 Pink-footed Goose, 1 Swallow (G.Berti & C. Travis)

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Black-necked Grebe, Mandarin –  Phil Taylor

Hayle Estuary RSPB: 6 Goosander (1 drake, 5 redhead). (P Freestone)

Marazion Marsh RSPB: 28 Snipe, 1 Jack Snipe; Marazion beach: 22 Sanderling, 10 Dunlin, 4 Ringed Plover. (G Berti & C Travis)

Penzance, Jubilee Pool: 10 Purple Sandpiper, 32 Ringed Plover, 12 Sanderling. (G Berti & C Travis)

Bartinney Downs: 1f Merlin. (G Berti & C Travis)

Callestick: Firecrest in private garden (T Wilson)

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