Tuesday 3rd November 2020

Late News, 02/11, River Lynher: 1 Bar-headed Goose, 500 Wigeon, 19 Teal, 30 Shelduck, 15 Mallard, 3 Little Egret, 2 Great Crested Grebe. (C Buckland)

Hayle Estuary: 7 Pink-footed Geese still at Copperhouse Creek. (M Lammas)

Towan Head, Newquay: (09.00-10.00) 1 Leach’s Petrel, 1 Red-throated Diver, 1 Mediterranean Gull (N Long) 5 Great Northern Diver, 1 Merlin, 6 Mediterranean Gull, 2 Common Gull late pm. (S Rowe, M Lammas)

Chapel Amble: 4 Water Pipit. (M Greenhalgh)

Carnewas: 5 Chough between Carnewas NT car park and Mawgan Porth. (H & M Taylor)

Rock: 3 male Blackcap, 1 Peregrine Falcon over, 13 Greenfinch from private garden. (S Grose)

Castle an Dinas: 139 Lesser Black-backed Gull, 3 Herring Gull feeding in cattle field, 29 Linnet 3 Yellowhammer. (S Grose)

Blackacre: 3 Marsh Tit, 50+ Fieldfare. (S Grose)

Siblyback Lake: 132 Canada Geese , 94 Mallard , 17 Teal , 10 Tufted Duck , 19 Little Grebe , 1 Ringed Plover ,
243 Lesser Black-backed Gull ,1st winter Yellow-legged Gull. (K Pellow)

Downderry: 0720-0840, moving west 2 Shelduck, 33 Gannet, 21 Kittiwake, 2 Common Gulls and a Mediterranean Gull. (A Payne)

Looe: female type Black Redstart along Plaidy Park Road. (Birdguides)

Rame: Black Redstart on Old Rectory roof. (Birdguides)

Maenporth: French colour ringed Mediterranean Gull, 4 Rock Pipit, 1 Meadow Pipit, 5 Great Northern Diver, 3 Purple Sandpiper. (C Foote)

Par Beach Pool: 1 Common Sandpiper. (Long Nabb Birder via Twitter)

Tregrehan: 1 Firecrest at Boscundle woods. (I Stewart)

Callestick: 2 Firecrest, Goldcrest and Chiffchaff in private garden. (T Wilson)

Sancreed: Black Redstart, 20 Skylark, Blackcap, Chiffchaff, Goldcrest. (D Flumm)

Pendeen: Snow Bunting on driveway at Old Count House. (A Bayly) (07:15-09:15) Leach’s Petrel, 2 Grey Phalarope, 2 Pomarine Skua, 4 Great Skua, 3 Arctic Skua, Black-throated Diver, Red-throated Diver, Great Northern Diver, 3 Manx Shearwater. (S Rogers) (07:05-15:35) 25 Med Gull, 1 Whimbrel, 12 Purple Sandpiper, 62 Common Scoter, 6 Great Northern Diver, 2 Red-throated Diver, 8 diver sp, 120 Fulmar, 1 Leach’s Petrel, 1 Sooty Shearwater, 10 Manx Shearwater, 4 Grey Phalarope, 30 Great Skua, 7 Arctic Skua, 1 Pomarine Skua, 1 juv Long-tailed Skua. (A Bayly, P Combridge, DK Parker)

Polgigga: 1 Snow Bunting, 1 Green Sandpiper. (M Wallace)

Sennen: Cattle Egret in field behind school. (M Wallace)

Cape Cornwall: Grey Phalarope, 2 Great Northern Diver flew past between 08:00 and 10:30. (Birdguides)

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