Late News, 02/11, Penzance: 2 male Blackcap in bird bath together, first of the year. (R Phillips)
Late photo, 31/10, Mousehole: Olive-backed Pipit. (M Ahmad)
Olive-backed Pipit, Mashuq Ahmad
Gorrangorras, Penryn River: 10 Black-tailed Godwit, 1 Common Sandpiper, 1 Oystercatcher, 1 Greenshank, plus Curlew and Redshank at low tide this morning. (D Chaney)
Swanpool: 1 female Pochard at north end. (D Chaney)
Stithians Reservoir: 1 Hen Harrier (female) by feeders at cut off hide at 08:10 this morning but flew off in direction of the main reservoir. Also Drake Mandarin with Mallard. Stuart Hutchings Hide: 97 Lapwing, 6 Snipe, 6 Goldeneye (female), 8 Teal, 15 Wigeon, 1 Kingfisher, 90+ Golden Plover (circling overhead for second day running). (J St Ledger)
Lapwing, Mandarin and record shot of Hen Harrier – John St Ledger
Penryn vismig: 3500+ Woodpigeon, 850 Redwing, 120 Fieldfare, 4 Hawfinch, 1 Brambling this am. (B Porter)
Pendeen Watch: 1 Common Rosefinch by the Coastguard Cottages then flew towards Manor Farm but not relocated. (P Combridge)
Mawgan Porth: Hawfinch and 120 Woodpigeon over Mawgan Porth this morning. (P Roseveare)
Restronguet: Great White Egret on the Restronguet Creek opposite Point Quay at 09:45. (M Wilson)
Sancreed: 2 Whooper Swan, 4 Snipe, 14 Skylark, 14 Fieldfare, 20 Redwing, 5 Goldcrest, 1 Blackcap (D Flumm)
Porthilly Farm:1 Cattle Egret in field directly behind porthilly sewage treatment works (S Grose)
Heamoor: 280 Redwing, 16 Fieldfare, 3 Song Thrush NE between 7.30-8 am (P St Pierre)
Mounts Bay: 1 Great Northern Diver, 1 Common Scoter between St Michaels Mount and Penzance Harbour. (P St Pierre)
Truro: 2 m Blackcap feeding on Rowan berries in my garden am. (D Jenkins)
Trevose Head: 1 Little Egret, 1 Curlew, 6 Mediterranean Gull, 27 Song Thrush, 1 Fieldfare, 8 Blackbird,38 Redwing, 4 Goldcrest, 22 Meadow Pipit, 1 Olive-backed Pipit, 3 Pied Wagtail, 1 Grey Wagtail, 8 Long-tailed Tit, 1 Black Redstart, 48 Woodpigeon, 2 Stock Dove, 15 Siskin, 58 Chaffinch, 9 Brambling, 2 Bullfinch, 18 Goldfinch, 6 Reed Bunting. (B Bosisto)
Porthcothan: 1 Cetti’s Warbler. (B Bosisto)
Park Head: 1 Curlew, 2 Black Redstart, 1 Richards Pipit, 1 Chiffchaff, 2 Siskin, 1 Snow Bunting. (B Bosisto)
Devoran: 1 Great White Egret, 12 Cattle Egret, 1 Garganey. (S Votier)
Trevarrian: 1 Redpoll, 1 Brambling, 8 Reed Bunting. (B Bosisto)
Rame: 1 Firecrest this morning. (D Allan)
Treen: 1 juv Rose-coloured Starling (MJ Spicer, P Aley, M Ahmad) Another report 2 juv Rose-coloured Starling in same garden.
Rose-coloured Starling – Mike Spicer
Rose-coloured Starling, Mashuq Ahmad
Maenporth: 1 Yellow-browed Warbler, 4 Firecrest ( T Phelps)
Marazion: 1 Yellow-browed Warbler. (T Phelps) Mumuration of 10 – 12,000 Starlings this evening.
Part of the Starling murmuration, Tony Mills
Marazion Beach: 1 Water Pipit and 1 Yellow Wagtail on beach at 4.30pm. (M McKee)
Hayle: Brambling over this morning. (T Phelps)
Siblyback Reservoir: Scaup still this afternoon. (D Julian)
Dozmary Pool: Ring-necked Duck and Scaup still this afternoon. (D Julian, A Payne)
Torpoint: 4 Brent Goose, 12 Great Crested Grebe, 2 Little Grebe. (C Buckland)
Freathy: 2 Reed Bunting, 12 Chaffinch, 1 m. Blackcap, 1 Chiffchaff, c20 Common Scoter. (M Jordan)
RSPB Wildlife Cruise, Penzance to Wolf Rock: 1 drake Eider, 1 fem type Red-breasted Merganser, 33 Gannet, 13 Shag, 2 Oystercatcher, 1 Arctic Skua, 11 Kittiwake, 4 Black-headed Gull, 24 Herring Gull, 1 Great Black-backed Gull, 37 Guillemot, 2 Razorbill and 1 Meadow Pipit. Also 2 Harbour Porpoise. (DK Parker) Wolf Rock to Penzance: 1 drake Eider, 1 Manx Shearwater, 133 Gannet, 1 Shag, 46 Kittiwake, 1 Arctic Skua, 142 Herring Gull, 1w Yellow-legged Gull, 3 Lesser Black-backed Gull, 45 Great Black-backed Gull and 47 Guillemot. (DK Parker)
Ruan Lanihorne -Fal saltmarsh: (4.15pm). 2 Spoonbill flew up river from Ardevora, circled, prospected but did not land; then returned down river. Other birds present; 12 Black-tailed Godwit, 100+ Curlew, 30+ Redshank, 14 Dunlin, 2 Common Sandpiper, 3 Greenshank, 40 + Oystercatcher. 80+ Wigeon, 150+ Canada Geese, 11 Shelduck, 8 Mallard, 1 Water Rail, 2 Mute Swan and 1 Kingfisher. Also from midday onwards , some large , some small flocks of Woodpigeon going through , all flying westerly, 2500+ at least. (D Hall)
Camel Estuary, Burniere Point Hide: 2 Greenshank, 100+ Wigeon, 1 Kingfisher, 1 Woodcock. (S Grose).
Perranporth beach: Among the gull flock were an adult winter Yellow-legged Gull, 1 Lesser Black-backed Gull, 1 ad Mediterranean Gull and 2 1st w Common Gull. (T Wilson)
Kelynack: 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker. (P Aley)
Kenidjack: 1 Yellow-browed Warbler, 3 Firecrest, 18+ Siskin, 10+ Goldcrest, 8+ Chiffchaff, 3 Redwing, 3 Fieldfare, Great Spotted Woodpecker. (P Aley)
St Gothian Sands LNR: 1 Snow Bunting, 1.Wheatear. (P Aley)
Hayle Estuary RSPB, estuary: 30+ Teal, 15 Lapwing, 8 Mute Swan, 20 Golden Plover. Ryan’s Field: 1 Grey Heron, 52 Golden Plover, 50 Lapwing, 1 Curlew, 1 Robin, 2 Jay, 1 Reed Bunting, 2 Black-headed Gull, 2 Redshank. (K.Bowers) Also 1 Whooper Swan reported on estuary.
Teal, Kevin Bowers
Robin, Kevin Bowers
Lapwing, Kevin Bowers
Curlew, Kevin Bowers
Downderry: 2 Great Northern Diver offshore, 1 Mediterranean Gull and 13 Common Scoter west, whilst 20+ Kittiwake in the bay, early this morning. (A Payne)
Colliford Lake: 1 Caspian Gull (3w) among many Lesser Black-backed Gulls at the dam. (A Payne) Also 1 Hen Harrier reported.
Windmill Farm: 1 female/immature Marsh Harrier this afternoon. (D Wright)
Gannel Estuary: 15 Little Egret, 138 Curlew, 11 Redshank, 1 Greenshank, 1 Dunlin, 4 Oystercatcher. (S Rowe)
St Merryn: 20+ Goldcrest. 19 Long-tailed Tit. 4 Bullfinch. 300+ Woodpigeon in private woods. (R Hughes)
St Ives harbour beach: 12 Ringed Plover. (E Tackley)
Tregonetha Downs: 2 Tawny Owl, Redwings, Snipe, (S Grose).
Porthgwarra: 1 Ring Ouzel.
Polgigga: 1 Turtle Dove at Lower Bosistow.
Bosullow: Firecrest in private garden.
Crowlas: 2 Firecrest.
St Ives: Firecrest again in private garden.
Lands End: 1 hybrid Hooded/Carrion Crow. (M Ahmad)
Hybrid Crow, Hooded x Carrion, Mashuq Ahmad.