Saturday 17th November 2018

Penpol Creek: 1 Cattle Egret, 11 Little Egret, 1 Tawny Owl. (S Grose)

Porthcurno: 2 Yellow-browed Warbler and 1 Firecrest. (P St Pierre)

Porthgwarra: Yellow-browed Warbler in 60 foot and Siberian Chiffchaff in Hidden Valley sallows. (M Wallace)

Padstow: Adult Osprey ENE over at 14:50 to 15:10. (G Pullan) 400+ Golden Plover, 15 Lapwing in field opp Penjoly Guesthouse. (S Grose) Also 4 Pintail, 2 Shoveler, 10 Turnstone, 1 Kingfisher, 1 Blackcap (B Bosisto L Payne)

Crugmeer: 7 Grey Partridge, 1 Merlin, 2 Snipe, 4 Raven, 11 Skylark, 42 Meadow Pipit, 1 Corn Bunting, 2+ Brambling, also observed but not counted, Chaffinch, linnet. (S Grose)

Marazion: Adult male Black Redstart in a private garden. (DK Parker)

Hayle Kimbro: 1 Swallow (G Adams)

Tregonetha Downs: 5 Snipe, 3 Yellowhammer, 1 Kestrel. (S Grose)

Porth Reservoir: 2 Tufted Duck, 20 Coot, 3 Great Crested Grebe, 1 Pochard (male), 1 Little Grebe, 1 Sparrowhawk. (S Grose)

Trevose Head: 2 Black Redstarts by the lighthouse. (J Packer)

Sancreed: 12 Snipe, c150 Chaffinch, c100 Goldfinch, c80 Linnet. (D Flumm)

Gluvian: 1 Grey Heron, 1 Water Rail, 1 Nuthatch, 1 Grey Wagtail, 60 Redwing, 8 Fieldfare, 9 Yellowhammer (B Bosisto L Payne)

East Pentire, Newquay: 1 Black Redstart. (S Rowe)

Towan Head: 2 Purple Sandpiper. (S Rowe)

Porth Joke: 1 Merlin, 1 Sparrowhawk, 1 Buzzard, 24 Meadow Pipit, 14 Blackbird. (S Rowe)

Constantine Bay: 3+ Purple Sandpipers sheltering with the Oystercatchers, Turnstones and a Snipe at the west end. (J Day)

Purple Sandpipers and Turnstones, Jim Day

Snipe, Jim Day

Harlyn: 1 Sandwich Tern. (J Day)

Sandwich tern, Mediterranean and Black-headed Gulls, Jim Day

Stonechat, Jim Day

Hayle Estuary RSPB, Lelant Saltings: 1 Spotted Redshank.

Newquay Bay: 3 Shelduck on the sea at c15:00. (D Grose)

Windmill Farm: Female Marsh Harrier, 2 Grey Heron. (D Wright, G Adams)

Newmill: Woodcock

Penzance garden: One firecrest, four blackcap.  (R Phillips)

Truro: 1 f Blackcap in a private garden. (D Jenkins)

St Austell: 1 Redwing in a private garden. (M Heacock)

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