Wednesday 21st December 2016

Mousehole: Eastern Black Redstart again today. (M Lammas, Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

Penzance: ad Pacific Diver, 5 Great Northern Diver, 40 Common Scoter. (D Parker, B Dodds)

Gannel Estuary: 12 Cattle Egret this evening, 105 Wigeon, 10 Mediterranean Gull. (S Rowe)

River Camel, Wadebridge to Tregunna: 21 Mute Swan, 20 Shelduck, 7 Mallard, 11 Wigeon, 5 Teal, 1 Pintail, 5 (4m) Goosander, 8 Red-legged Partridge, 1 Red-necked Grebe, 2 Little Grebe, 2 Cormorant, 1 Shag, 1 Grey Heron, 9 Little Egret, 3 Buzzard, 1 Sparrowhawk, 2 Moorhen, 70 Oystercatcher, 8 Ringed Plover, 4 Grey Plover, c.3000 Golden Plover, 300 Lapwing, 3 Knot, 130 Dunlin, 1 Curlew Sandpiper, 60 Redshank, 7 Greenshank, 11 Black-tailed Godwit, 60 Curlew, 250 Black-headed Gull, 7 Common Gull, 70 Herring Gull, 7 Lesser Black-backed Gull, 30 Great Black-backed Gull, 5 Wood Pigeon, 2 Collared Dove, 1 Meadow Pipit, 3 Pied Wagtail, 2 Grey Wagtail, 1 Wren, 2 Dunnock, 4 Robin, 1 Redwing, 7 Blackbird, 4 Song Thrush, 1 Goldcrest, 1 Blue Tit, 2 Magpie, 5 Jackdaw, 9 Rook, 15 Carrion Crow, 100 Starling, 5 House Sparrow, 1 Chaffinch, 2 Linnet. (Martin Cutland Wildlife Walk, per M Scawen)

Rosenannon Downs: 1 Short-eared Owl, 1 Merlin, 2 Jack Snipe, 6 Woodcock. (D Julian, D Parker)

Padstow: 1 Great Northern Diver, 5 m Goosander off Old Town Cove. (D Julian)

Hayle Estuary RSPB: 1 Spoonbill on Ryan`s Field. (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

Sennen: 2 Canada Goose in field to east of cycle track. (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

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