Friday 9th November 2018

Late news, 6/11, fields behind Hannafore: Juvenile Hen Harrier flying towards Talland being mobbed by rooks. (P Sharp)

Late news, 8/11, Perrancoombe: Partially leucistic Blackbird. (P Oakes)

White-headed Blackbird – Philip Oakes

Mount’s Bay: Possible 2cy White-billed Diver around the Low Lee buoy at 10:05 but then flew towards Longrock/St Michael’s Mount. (M Elliott)

Rock: 9 Cattle Egret with cattle in field opposite the caravan park at Porthilly Farm. (S Grose)

Hayle Estuary RSPB: Probable 1w Glaucous x Herring Gull hybrid briefly but flew off south. (M Ahmad)

Marazion Marsh RSPB: 1w Little Gull on Longrock Pool. (P St Pierre)

Argal Reservoir: 1 Nuthatch in Gorse/Elder near dam, 2 Great Crested Grebe.(D Chaney)

College Reservoir: 1 ad Spoonbill over NE (Devoran direction), 200 Herring Gull, 20 Black-headed Gull, 1 Great Black-backed Gull, 1 Lesser Black-backed Gull, 3 Great Crested Grebe, 82 Coot, 19 Tufted Duck, 2 Teal, 2 Grey Heron, 2 Water Rail (h), 1 Raven, 150 Redwing over W, also Woodpigeon and Skylark west in reasonable numbers. (D Chaney)

Penryn River: 3 Greenshank, 40 Redshank, 15 Curlew, 1 Common Sandpiper, 3 Oystercatcher, 1 Little Egret, 2 Little Grebe, 1 Kingfisher around Gorrangorras. (D Chaney)

Rock: 1 Sparrowhawk, 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker, 2 Brambling in private garden. (S Grose)

Coverack: 1 Eider in harbour (P.Bedford)