Tuesday 2nd November 2021

Crows an WraAmerican Golden Plover flew over field where it was seen yesterday opposite undertakers, calling, and flew off towards Sennen. (T Pinfield, J Turner)

Pendeen: Red-breasted Flycatcher reported at lighthouse at 1.45pm. (RBA)

Pendeen (07.15 – 11.30): 1 Pomarine Skua, 1 Great Skua, 2 Great Northern Diver, 3 Red-throated Diver, 1 Manx Shearwater, 865 Kittiwake, 12 Common Scoter and Snow Bunting. (S Rogers et al).  Also, 14.30 – 15.30: 100 plus auks and 100 plus Kittiwakes, 1 Great Skua and flock of 30 Mediterranean Gulls past. (T Pinfield, J Turner)

Gannel estuary: 1 Great White Egret, 7 Little Egret, 5 Curlew, 8 Redshank. (J Green)

Dozmary Pool: 5 Ring-necked Duck (incl. one female), 2 Great Crested Grebe, 1 Pochard, 2 Shoveler, 20 Teal. (M Pass).  Also, 250+ Golden Plover over, 2 Tufted Duck, 1 Moorhen, 2+ Little Grebes. (B Craven)

Ring-necked Ducks – Brian Craven

Siblyback lake: ad male & 1st/w male Ring-necked Duck; also, 2 adult female & 1st/w male Greater Scaup & adult Yellow-legged Gull. (P Kemp)

Porthgwarra: 2 Siberian Chiffchaff (1 ringed), 3 nominate Chiffchaff, 2 Goldcrest in 60ft Cover. 5+ Chiffchaff, eastern Lesser Whitethroat, 4 Goldcrest, 1 Blackcap, 2 Mistle Thrush in Hidden Valley, 2 fem/imm Black Redstart on Coastguard cottages. (DK Parker)

Cape Cornwall Golf Course: Lapland Bunting 1, Skylark 65 over. (P Fraser)

Old Lizard Head: 1 Snow Bunting, 1 Lapland Bunting over, 1 Swallow, 5 Brambling over. (D Collins)

Snow Bunting – David Collins

Bass Point: 1 Cetti’s Warbler, 1 Swallow, 5 Brambling over. (D Collins)

Lizard Village: 2 Swallow and 2 Black Redstart. (P Taylor, H Mitchell)

Porthgwarra: 2 Black Redstarts, 1 by coastguard cottages and 1 at Hella Point. (M Coleman)

Black Redstart – Mike Coleman

Trevean: 5 Brambling + Firecrest + 700 Woodpigeon and 35 Stock Dove over. (M Coleman)

Lands End – Vis-mig 07.15 – 11.30: 1,630 Woodpigeon, 120 Skylark, 1 Woodlark (11.05am) 115 Siskin, 100 Chaffinch, 7 Brambling, 2 Merlin, 5 Swallow. Also Black Redstart on boarded up house, 5 Chiffchaff & Cetti’s Warbler in bushes to south of car park. (G Hodgson)

Hayle Estuary: 11 Greenshank, 4 Grey Plover. (G Hodgson)

Drift Res: Black-necked Grebe. (G Hodgson, T Pinfield, J Turner)

Kingsmill lake: 80 Curlew, 70 Black-tailed Godwit, 6 Avocet, 11 Dunlin, 15 Greenshank, 124 Redshank, 4 Snipe, 1 Lapwing, 1 Bar-tailed Godwit, 82 Wigeon & 89 Teal. (P Kemp)

Tremayne Quay, St Martin: 6 Common Redshank, 5 Jay, 4 Shelduck, 1 juvenile Mute Swan, 1 Grey Heron, 1 Common Buzzard. (S Chandler)

St Breock Monalith: 2 Reed Bunting, 12 Raven over, 5 Stonechat. (S Grose)

Rosenannon: 1 Green Woodpecker, 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker, 3 Nuthatch, 1 Treecreeper, 3 Snipe, 16 Skylark. (S Grose)

Gwenter:  60+ Golden Plover, 8 Redwing, 30+ Chaffinch, Great Spotted Woodpecker, 4 Skylark. (S Wood)

St Germans: Peregrine on viaduct. (A Blonden)

Penwithick: 2 Jay, 1 Cormorant, 1 Peregrine, 2 Bullfinch, 2 Blue Tit, 8 Goldfinch, 4 Chaffinch. (K.Bowers)

Peregrine – Kevin Bowers

Cormorant – Kevin Bowers

Jay – Kevin Bowers

Late submission, 1/11, Millpool (private garden): Green Woodpecker probing for ants for 30 mins plus on lawn even through layer of fallen leaves, Grey Wagtail (M Claughton)

 

TJW