Monday 12th December 2016

Late news, 10/11, Drift Reservoir: 1 Goldeneye, 4 Mediterranean Gull, 1 Iceland Gull. (P St Pierre)

Late news, 10/11, Perranuthnoe: Hudsonian Whimbrel still.

Late news, 11/11, Marazion: 50 Common Scoter, 2 Velvet Scoter, all off Station House car park, 79 Sanderling. (P St Pierre)

Late news, 11/11, North Cliffs: 5 Lapland Bunting In sheep grazed stubble opposite Tehidy CP (P St Pierre)

Restronguet Weir: 3 Velvet Scoter, 2 Black-necked Grebe, 2 Great Northern Diver, 16 Red-breasted Merganser, 2 Common Gull, 1 Firecrest. (J St Ledger)

restronguet-weir-12th-dec-2106-027-640x360

Red-breasted Mergansers – John St Ledger

Mawla, nr Redruth: 12+ Siskin with Goldfinch flock on the Coast to Coast Bike Path. (L Hooper)

Sancreed: 60 Lapwing, 300 Golden Plover, 3 Mediterranean Gull, 1 Common Gull. (D Flumm)

Sibleyback Reservoir: 4 Fieldfare, 6 Redwing (E Cornelius, S Williams)

Gannel Estuary: 3 Cattle Egret, 11 Little Egret roosted in Penpol Creek (S Rowe)

Hayle Estuary: Main Estuary/Lelant Water: 1 Green-winged Teal. (D Parker), 1 imm Spoonbill. (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

Stithians: 1 possible male Marsh Harrier at Trewithen Moor (A Joule) Now re-identified from photos as an aberrant Buzzard. (Eds)

Drift Reservoir: 24 Mallard, 27 Canada Goose, 16 Tufted Duck, 2 Mandarin, 1 Cormorant, 1 Muscovy Duck, 2 Buzzard over, 10 Long-tailed Tit (K Bowers)

dsc_0076 dsc_0047
dsc_0081 dsc_0087

Tufted Duck, Long-tailed Tit, Mandarin Ducks – Kevin Bowers

Nanquidno: 6 Woodlark still wintering at Boscregan Farm today. (N Wheatley)

Hannafore, Looe: 1 Brent Goose (dark-bellied), 1 Redshank, 30 Turnstone, 3 Stonechat, c.300 Black-headed Gull. (D Spooner)

djc