Tuesday 13th December 2016

Late news, 12/12, St Ives, Bussow Reservoir: 5 imm/f Goosander (P St Pierre).

Late news, 12/12, St Levan Churchtown, Rospletha Cliff: 1 Water Rail in garden. (J Kersley)

Rock, Helipad field: 2 Mistle Thrush feeding. (S Grose)

Sancreed: 254 Canada Goose, 1 Greylag, 8 hybrid geese, 14 Snipe, 8 Skylark, 45 Redwing, 2 Chiffchaff, 3 Goldcrest. (D Flumm)

Padstow, Little Petherick Creek: 1 Cattle Egret at roost with Little Egrets. (S Grose)

Hayle Estuary RSPB: 1 1w Green-winged Teal, 1 Spoonbill, 10 Grey Plover, 1 ad Yellow-legged Gull, 150+ Dunlin. (B Dallas)

Charlestown: 1 m Blackcap. (D Hastilow)

Bude: 2 Lesser Black-backed Gull, 50+ Canada Goose, 5 Mute Swan and 9 Oystercatcher. (H Wilkins)

Sennen Cove: 2 Little Egret in the harbour area this morning.

St Michael Penkevil,¬†Tregenna Farm: 3, poss 4, Cattle Egret with 4 Little Egret in field with cattle for at least second day. (NB It is extremely difficult to park nearby, it’s a single track muddy road with soggy grass + mud verges and frequent large tractors) (D Hall, P Rigley)

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