Sunday 25th November 2018

Marazion: 1 ad Pacific Diver at 9am, then drifted out into bay. Also 2 Velvet Scoter, 1 Red-throated Diver, 1 Black-throated Diver, 2 Great Northern Diver, 1 Eider, 1 Teal and 3 Brent Goose flew West. (R Veal, B Mellow, R Augarde, R Wilkins)

Nanjizal: 4 Teal, 1 drake Green Winged Teal, 1 Golden Plover, 12 Snipe, 1 Chough, 20 Redwing, 6 Song Thrush, 3 Fieldfare, 1 Serin (female), 2 Reed Bunting. (B Bosisto, P Roseveare, L Payne)

Drift Reservoir: 1 drk Pintail. (R Veal)

Sancreed: 1 Woodcock, 9 Snipe, 5 Lapwing, 1 Barn Owl, 1 Chiffchaff, 4 Goldcrest, 1 Reed Bunting. (D Flumm)

Porthgwarra: 1 Siberian Chiffchaff still below coastguard cottages, 1 Firecrest, 1 Brambling. (S Rogers, R Wilkins, B Mellow, R Augarde, R Veal)

Siberian Chiffchaff, Steve Rogers

Polgigga: 1 Yellow-browed Warbler still along Bosisto lane. (M Wallace)

Nanquidno: 2 Woodcock, 2 Merlin. (R Veal, B Mellow)

Sennen: Great Northern Diver in Sennen Cove. (J Miller)

Lands end cycle track at Trinity loop: 2 Yellow-browed Warbler, possibly 3rd heard. (J Miller)

Lamorna: 1 Woodcock. (M McKee)

Newlyn, Penlee Point: 1 Sparrowhawk, 2 Blackcap, 1 Great Northern Diver, 1 Eider. Newlyn Harbour: 1 Common Scoter, 1 Great Northern Diver, 2 Raven, 2 Grey Wagtail. (S Grose)

Hayle Estuary RSPB Carnsew Pool: 1 Spoonbill, 3 Dark Bellied Brent Geese, 5 Red breasted Merganser, 9 Little Grebe, 3 Greenshank, 8 Grey Plover, 2 Black tailed Godwit. (S Grose)

Stithians Reservoir: 1 Siberian Chiffchaff calling outside the Stuart Hutchings Hide, 1 Shelduck, 4 Shoveler, 55 Canada Goose, 2 Barnacle Goose, 1 hybrid Goose, 30 Wigeon, 1 f Pintail, 25+ Mallard, 206 Lapwing, 2 Little Egret. Southern cutoff Hide: 1 probable Siberian Chiffchaff, Great Spotted Woodpecker, 12 Snipe, 55 Teal. (D Chaney)

Treverva: 1 Woodcock. (D Chaney)

Newquay, Towan Head: 5 Purple Sandpiper, 1 Grey Plover, 8 Oystercatcher, 7 Turnstone 08:00. (M Lammas)

Porth Joke: 2 Chough, 1 Chiffchaff, 1 Goldcrest, 2 Coal Tit, 2 Bullfinch, 12 Blackbird. Also 1 Short-eared Owl over Cubert Common. (S Rowe)

Truro: Coal Tit, 1m Blackcap, Wren ,3 Blue Tit among 14 species noted this morning in private Rosedale garden. (K and J Mortimore)

Godolphin Woods: 4 Nuthatch. 2 Goldcrest, 1 Firecrest, 3 Great Spotted Woodpecker, 1 Green Woodpecker, 1 Grey Wagtail, 1 Coal Tit, 2 Raven over, 5 Bullfinch, 15 + Redwing. (J Evans)

Falmouth: 1 Yellow-browned Warbler calling near Penmere allotments and a female/first-winter Black Redstart on roof tops behind Gyllingvase Beach. (L Langley) 1 Black Redstart on Castle Beach. (T Phelps)

Carnon Downs: 1 Firecrest. (T Phelps)

Restronguet Weir: 8 Black-necked Grebe, 3 Eider (female and not the same ones that I saw at Gerrans Bay yesterday), 2 Red-breasted Merganser. (J St Ledger and S Van Hear)

Carrick Roads: 1 Slavonian Grebe viewed from St Mawes’ footpath. (R Hollis)

Mount Hawke: 1 Mistle Thrush at 08.00. (RB Girling).

Hannafore Point, Looe: 3 Slavonian Grebe, 6 (4 ad. W, 2 2nd w) Med. Gull, 1 Eider (long staying drake), Oystercatcher, Mallard, Curlew,  3 Little Egret, 2 Grey Heron, Cormorant, 7 Shag, 12 Goldfinch, Chaffinch, 2 Stonechat, Grey Wagtail, Pied Wagtail, 8 Robin, 3 Dunnock, 12+ Rock Pipit, Meadow Pipit, 3 Wren. (M.P. Frost)

Kings Mill, Saltash (at lowest tide state): 18 Great Crested Grebe on Tamar, 2 Barnacle Geese, c.170 Canada geese, 2 f Pintail, 2 Greenshank, 27 Redshank, 21 Curlew, 45 Dunlin, 22 Lapwing, 17 Avocet, with c.160 Avocet on Tamar, 1 Peregrine. (P Kemp)

Temple: 1 Buzzard at 08.45. 2 Mallard, 1 Moorhen, 1 Robin. Also found a used Long-tailed Tit’s nest. (RB Girling)

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