Monday 12th November 2018

Penzance: Returning Pacific Diver near the wave monitoring buoys, also 3+ Great Northern Diver and 1 Red-throated Diver. (M Elliott P St Pierre)

Porthgwarra: Pallas’s Warbler in sallows east of the coastguard’s cottages, still present this afternoon. (M Wallace)

St Levan: 2 Yellow-browed Warbler north of the turning circle. (M Wallace)

Cot Valley: Yellow-browed Warbler still by the top stream crossing. Also a Woodcock, and c540 Chaffinches south between 08:45 and 10:45. (N Wheatley)

Walmsley Sanctuary (members only): 43+ Cattle Egret, 2 Barnacle Geese, 1 Ruff, 2 Mistle Thrush, 30 Fieldfare and 13 Red-legged Partridge. (S Windle D Thomas DK Parker)

Cattle Egrets – Dave Thomas

Cattle Egrets, Dave Thomas

Housel Bay: 1+ Little Bunting at the Waterings still. (D Collins MJ Spicer P Clement) Also 1 Corn Bunting still. (J Foster)

Hayle Estuary RSPB: 2w female Caspian Gull from the causeway late morning. (M Elliott) Ryan’s Field: 1 Spoonbill again.

Carbis Bay: 3 Red-throated Diver and 6+ Great Northern Diver. (M Elliott)

Land’s End: Snow Bunting in the car park but flew off NW at 09:30 after being nearly taken by a Sparrowhawk. (M McKee).

Rosudgeon: Ring Ouzel still present in a private garden. (P Walsh)

Devoran: 1 Sandwich Tern at the point. (J Chapple)

Marazion Marsh RSPB: Female Garganey, Brewer’s Duck and another hybrid. (L Proctor)

Carrick Roads: 1 Slavonian Grebe, viewed from Mylor Churchtown. (J St Ledger)

Newquay: 50+ Golden Plover above Rosecliston Caravan Park. (S Grose) Also  4+ Black Redstart at Towan Head early this morning. (G Treadwell)

Gwennap sewage works: Common Snipe (heard), Tawny Owl (heard), 300-400 Jackdaw flock. (R Hampshire)

Charlestown: 20+ Redwing in holly hedges. ( D Hastilow)

Dobwalls: 1 male Blackcap in a private garden. (C&J Duffy)

St Merryn: 1 Barn Owl at 11.30pm. (R Hughes)

Barn Owl, R Hughes

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