Tuesday 9th November 2021

Dozmary Pool: 8 Ring-necked Duck at 14.15. (RBA)

Nanpean: drake Green-winged Teal , 48 Eurasian Teal. (B Bosisto)

Pendeen: Richard’s Pipit at 08.07. (P Combridge)

Davidstow Airfield: Snow Bunting by the Windsock today. (M Worden)

Snow Bunting – Mark Worden

Sennen: Turtle Dove still present. (M Spicer)

Turtle Dove – Mike Spicer

Boscregan: 1500 Chaffinch, 5 Brambling, 7 Siskin, 7 Fieldfare, 110 Redwing, 1 Mistle Thrush. (N Wheatley)

Porth (7:15am-10:30am): 3,500 Woodpigeon, 3200 Starling, 1689 Chaffinch, 1015 Golden Plover, 163 Skylark, 15 Fieldfare, 2 Chough. (S Gale)

Cot Valley (09.30 – 12.30): 1565 Chaffinch, 12 Brambling, 8 Siskin, 3 Swallow, 5 Lapwing, 90 Stock Dove and 2 Chough. (M Coleman)

Gwenver: 1200 Woodpigeon and a few Stock Doves early am. (M Coleman)

Towan Head: 3 Purple Sandpiper, 24 Turnstone. (M Lammas)

Nanquidno: 1 Jack Snipe, 1 Snipe, 400 Chaffinch, 60 Skylark, 150 Woodpigeon (all flew south 0915 to 1015), 1 Mistle Thrush. (N R Rogers)

Penberth: 1 Black Redstart (male). (N R Rogers)

Black Redstart – Nigel Rogers

Newtown-in-St Martin: 10 Cattle Egret reported. (Birdguides)

Gerrans Bay, viewed from Pendower: 1 Slavonian Grebe, 5 Great Northern Diver (2 in near summer plumage), 26 Mediterranean Gull, 12 Kittiwake (on sea). Also several Bluefin Tuna breaching of Nare Head. (J St Ledger)

Slavonian Grebe – John St Ledger

Loe Beach: 7 Red-breasted Merganser. (J St Ledger)

Portwrinkle: 4 Mediterranean Gull, 2 Little Egret, 6 Oystercatcher and 1 Kestrel. (R Smaldon)

Gothian: Merlin (f). (K Dalziel, J Hawkey)

Gwithian Green NR: 1 Water Rail heard. (K Dalziel, J Hawkey)

Porth Reservoir: 1 Nuthatch, 3 Jay, 2 Tawny Owl heard, 2 Mistle Thrush (feeding in horse field behind carpark), 2 Tufted Duck, 19 Coot, 79 Mallard, 2 Grey Heron, 9 Great Crested Grebe (inc 2 feeding below dam wall). (S Grose)

Wadebridge: 1 Mediterranean Gull, 46 Black-headed Gull, 1 Common Sandpiper, 1 Snipe, 18 Redshank, 3 Curlew, 10 Lapwing. (S Grose)

 

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