Thursday 22nd November 2018

Late news, 17/11, Tintagel: Swift sp lingering on the cliffs early morning. (L Hall)

Late news, 21/11, Amble Marshes: 2 Whooper Swan. (A Langdon)

Late news, 21/11, Cape Cornwall: Woodcock flew south over the golf course. (P Fraser)

St Columb Major: 1 Barn Owl, 50+ Lapwing, 1 dead Otter at Winnards perch roundabout. (S Grose)

Skewjack: 2 Cattle Egret at Skewjack Farm. (K Wilson)

Walmsley Sanctuary: 3 Pink-footed Geese in with the Canada Geese, also 1 Greylag Goose, 4 Pintail, 1 Greenshank, 500 Dunlin, 70 Black-tailed Godwit, 1 Water Pipit. (B Bosisto)

Stithians Resevoir: Temminck’s Stint still present. (M Pass)

Par Beach: 1 juv Glaucous Gull. (B Bosisto)

Sennen: 1 Hoopoe reported.

Longrock: Yellow-browed Warbler calling in the SW corner of Morrisons. (P Taylor, H Mitchell)

Marazion: 1+ Velvet Scoter still offshore with c20 Common Scoter and 1 imm drake Eider. (P Fraser, DK Parker) Also adult male Black Redstart in a private garden. (DK Parker)

Porthpean: 3 adult Pomarine Skua with full spoons flew towards Charlestown, also 8 Common Scoter. (B Bosisto)

Marazion Marsh RSPB: Bittern flew up the NE arm. (P Fraser)

Stithians Reservoir: 2 Barnacle Geese (with Canada Geese), 1 Shelduck, 4 Shoveler, 50+ Wigeon, 30+ Teal, 1 Common Sandpiper, 2 Dunlin, 5 Curlew, 23 Lapwing. (J St Ledger)

Barnacle Geese – John St Ledger

Torpoint, St John’s lake: 11 Brent Geese (mixture of dark/pale), also 3 female Red-breasted Merganser. (S Eddy)

Hayle Estuary RSPB: Spoonbill still on Ryan’s Field and Peregrine over. (DK Parker, B Dallas)

Saltash: 231 Avocet, c160 Dunlin, c40 Redshank, 22 Lapwing, 4 Grey Plover, c40 Curlew, c80 Black-tailed Godwit, 2 f Pintail, c150 Wigeon, c40 Teal, 230 Canada Goose, 4 Barnacle Goose, 1 Peregrine, 1 Chiffchaff at Kingsmill Lake. (P Kemp)

Nr Padstow: 1 Peregrine Falcon. (R Hughes)

Newquay, Pentire Head: Short-eared Owl again at 16:00. (M Lammas)

Port Isaac: 2 Woodcock, 2 Great Spotted Woodpecker, 1 Nuthatch, 1 Green Woodpecker, 13 Siskin, 2 Blackcap, 5 Mistle Thrush at Treharrock Manor. (S Grose)

Maer Lake: 1 Ruff, 12 Black-tailed Godwit, 4 Dunlin, 100+ Golden Plover, 150+ Lapwing, 1 Common Gull. (B Craven)

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