Sunday 23rd November 2014

Late news, 22/11, Porth Reservoir: 5 Tufted Duck, c40 Mallard, 7 Coot, 5 Moorhen, 1 Grey Heron, 1 Kingfisher, 2 Mediterranean Gull, 1 Water Rail, 2 Little Grebe, 1 Great Crested Grebe and 1 Cormorant. (S Rowe)

Late news, 22/11, Crantock, Carevick: 1 Merlin. (S Rowe)

Late news, 22/11,Porth Joke: 8 Chiffchaff, 2 Woodcock, 1 Kingfisher, 3 Redwing, 1 Sparrowhawk and 2 Stonechat. (S Rowe)

Late news, 22/11, Helston Loe, Carminowe Creek: 2 Woodcock and 1 Sparrowhawk. (J Hillier)

Siblyback Reservoir: 1 Bar-headed Goose with Canada Geese, also seen then a few times since 8/11. (C Robbins)

Truro: 1 m Blackcap in private garden, also 25 Starling feeding on palm tree berries. (D Jenkins)

Mount Hawke: 1 Grey Wagtail in garden. (R B Girling)

St. Ives, Consols: 1 f/imm Black Redstart. (S Turner)

Gunwalloe Marsh: 2 Yellow-browed Warbler. (S Bury)


Yellow-browed Warbler, Steve Bury

Kenidjack: 3 or 4 Chiffchaff and 1 Black Redstart. (NR Phillips)

Newquay, Gannel Estuary: 1 f American Wigeon still. (S Rowe)

Marazion: 1 Pacific Diver, 5 Great Northern Diver, 1 Black-throated Diver, 1 Common Scoter. (M Ahmad, S Rowe, et al)

Heamoor, Bone Valley: 1 Richard’s Pipit still present in paddock to the right of the footpath after the vegetable plots on leaving Bone heading towards Trevaylor. c30 Meadow Pipit.

Newlyn, Sandy Cove: 1 Siberian Chiffchaff, 1 Yellow-browed Warbler, 6 Chiffchaff, 2 Blackcap, 1 Black Redstart, 1 Water Rail, 1 Goldcrest. (S Rowe, D Chadwick, B Dodd, T Mills et al)

Penzance: 1m Eider still. (S Rowe)

Hayle Estuary RSPB, Copperhouse Creek: 1 Lesser Yellowlegs, 3 Knot, 2 Greenshank, 42 Dunlin, 1 Ringed Plover, 6 Grey Plover, c30 Redshank and 2 Bar-tailed Godwit. (S Rowe) Estuary: 4 Goosander. (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

Polgwidden Cove, Helford Passage: 1 Common Sandpiper. (J St Ledger)

Roseland, Nare Head, Paradoe Cove: 1 f Black Redstart. (D Hall)

Marazion Marsh RSPB Reserve: 1 Bittern, 4 Mute Swan plus 2 young, 25 Teal, 16 Mallard, 1 Pintail, 1 Cormorant, 5 Little Grebe, 1 Water Rail, 17 Moorhen, 2 Grey Heron, 2 Little Egret, 5 Snipe, 1 Cetti’s Warbler and 4 Stonechat. (DK Parker, B Dodd, D Chadwick, T Mills and Sennen Cove Birdwatching) 

Padstow Harbour: 1 Black Guillemot.

Croft Pascoe Pool: 1 Whooper Swan.

Land’s End: 1 Black Redstart by the boarded up house.

Brew: Siberian Chiffchaff at the sewage works.