Tuesday 6th November 2018

Late news, 31/10 Helford Estuary: 5 Cattle Egrets in cattle field at Calamansac. (P Ealey)

Late news, 3/11 Helford Estuary: 8 Cattle Egrets, roosting with Little Egrets in the creek below Calamansac. (P Ealey)

Late news, 4/11, Porthmeor: 9 Chough on the coast path. (P Osborn)

Late news, 04/11, Cot Valley: 5 Purple Sandpiper, c2000 Herring Gull, 2 Chough. (D.Beadle, S.Ellis)

Late news, 5/11, Porthgwarra – Nanjizal: 1 Short-eared Owl mobbed by flock of 25 Jackdaws, ascended to considerable height and flew off SE, 1 Peregrine & 2 Chough. (P Osborn)

Late news, 5/11, Nanjizal – Lands End:  1 female Merlin & 2 Chough. (P Osborn)

Late news, 5/11, Lands End: 70 Great Black-backed Gull, on a stack immediately south. (P Osborn)

Late news, 5/11, Sennen Cove: 1 Black Restart on beach and sea wall. (P Osborn)

Late news, 5/11, Rosudgeon: Ring Ouzel feeding on small rose hips. (E James)

Pendeen: Cattle Egret at Manor Farm also 450 Chaffinch west between 08:00 & 08:45. (I Kendall)

Helford Creek: 16 Cattle Egret and 4 Little Egret perching in trees on South side of Gillan Creek at high water today. (J Selby)

Rock, Porthilly Farm: 7 Cattle Egret at 08:30 and still present at 15:00.(S Grose)

Porthtowan: Unconfirmed report of a Red-necked Phalarope on the sea at 11:30, then flew west.

Newquay: Snow Bunting still on the golf course at Esplanade Road. (T Pickering)

Snow Bunting – Tony Pickering

Polgigga: Woodlark over south this afternoon at 15:30. (M Wallace)

Penryn: 1 Common Sandpiper, 1 Whimbrel, 3 Greenshank, 4 Oystercatcher, 30 Redshank, 25 Curlew at Gorrangorras. (D Chaney)

Falmouth, Pendennis Point: 2 Great Northern Diver offshore, 1 Whimbrel, Castle Beach: 1 Whimbrel, 4 Mediterranean Gull, 4 Rock Pipit, 4 Meadow Pipit. (all Whimbrel assumed to be different individuals).(D Chaney)

Lower Tamar Lake: 1m Goosander (eclipse), 1 Green Sandpiper, 4 Gadwall, 6 Tufted Duck, 9 Shoveler, c60 Wigeon, 12 Fieldfare, c30 Mallard, 1 Mute Swan, 3 Long-tailed Tit, 4 Great Crested Grebe, 2 Willow Tit, 1 Nuthatch early morning. (R Mudge)

Penzance: 1 adult , 2 sub adult male & 1 fem Eiders in Penzance harbour. (S Turner)

Wadebridge: 24 & 16 Red legged Partridge in separate fields West of show ground. (S Grose)

Newquay: 1 Tawny Owl heard behind Hendra holiday park, 2 Tawny Owl heard at Penpol Creek , 2 Tawny Owl heard in Trenance Gardens between 18.00 and 19.30.(S Grose)

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