Monday 27th November 2017

Late news, 25/11, Longdowns: 1 Hawfinch in a private garden. (S Howe)

Newlyn: Slavonian Grebe off Sandy Cove again 08:30. (L Proctor)

Charlestown: 1 m Sparrowhawk in garden eating a House Sparrow. ( D Hastilow)

Sparrowhawk – David Hastilow

Millbrook: 1 Firecrest, 1 Grey Wagtail in a private garden this morning. (B Taggart)

Gannel Estuary: 1 Grey Plover, 1 Dunlin, 36 Wigeon, 1 Common Gull, 4 Oystercatcher. (S Grose)

Kingsmill Lake: Glossy Ibis in field opposite 2nd hide, also 2 Cattle Egret.

Hayle Estuary RSPB: 1 ad Yellow-legged Gull, 4 Common Gull and 1 juv Spoonbill on Lelant Saltings. (MJ Spicer)

St Erth: 7 Little Egret. (MJ Spicer)

Creegbrawse,Chacewater:  5 Bullfinch, 11 Goldcrest, 2 Coal Tit, 8 Chaffinch on feeder.
1 Firecrest in shrubs. (B Toms)

Towan Head: 3 Purple Sandpiper, 8 Common Gull, 1 Kittiwake. (S Grose)

Newquay Harbour: 1 Great Black-backed Gull with green plastic ring on right leg with L91, 1 Black Redstart. (S Grose)

Walmsley Sanctuary: 187 Teal, 3 Pintail, 2 Shoveler, 1 Cetti’s Warbler, 1 Redpoll. (B Bosisto, P Roseveare)

Colliford Lake: 2 Goosander, 1 Red-throated Diver, 3 Yellow-legged Gull ( 1ad , 1 2nd winter , 1 1st winter ), 194 Lesser Black-backed Gull. (B Bosisto, P Roseveare)

Dozmary Pool: 1 drake Ring-necked Duck1 drake Lesser Scaup1 Gadwall, 2 Shoveler. (B Bosisto, P Roseveare)

Newquay, Pargolla Road: 1 Short-eared Owl being mobbed by gulls, and in trees near Jewson… 1 Firecrest 1 male Bullfinch. (D Grose)

Mousehole: 3 Firecrest very vocal and in the small garden by the road. (S Turner)

Penzance: 1 m Eider in harbour at 4.15.  (S Turner)

Poltesco: 2 Firecrest, 1 Green Woodpecker, 1 Jay, 20 Redwing. (D Collins)

Helston Boating Lake: 15 Shoveler, 1 Gadwall. (D Collins)

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