Saturday 12th December 2020

St Erth: Dusky Warbler still at BK Fisheries at the end of the second lake. (T Wilson, S Rogers) Also 3 Firecrest, 2 (m,f) Goosander over. (R Veal)

Hayle Estuary: Ring-billed Gull and a male Goosander (T Wilson) Also 3 (2 1w, 1 3w) Caspian Gull, 1 pale-bellied Brent Goose this evening. (G Lawlor) Also 2 Yellow-browed Warbler reported still from station. Carnsew Pool: 3 Little Grebe, 1 f Kingfisher, 5 Goosander (1m + 4 redhead), 1 Razorbill, 1 Grey Plover over. (S Grose) Also 1 Great Northern Diver. (G Lawlor)

Ring-billed Gull, John St Ledger

Lelant Saltings station: Yellow-browed Warbler and Firecrest (T Wilson)

Pendeen: 4 Great Skua, 5 Manx Shearwater, 22 Fulmar, 1 Red-throated Diver, 1 Black-throated Diver 0750-1015. (P Combridge, D Parker) Also 1 Manx Shearwater (1409), 1w Little Gull (1422). (P Combridge)

Freathy: 1 Chough on grass in front of chalet opposite bus stop, them flew east at 12:20. It was reported from Rame Head at 11:30. (M Jordan)

Mount’s Bay: 17 Great Northern Diver from Jubilee Pool. (N Rogers)

Tolcarne: Jackdaw showing characteristics of ‘Nordic’ Jackdaw (ssp. monedula). (L Proctor)

St Clement: 7 Snipe at Tresemple Pool and 7 Cattle Egret at Menadews Farm. (M Jones)

Mylor: drake Common Eider in eclipse plumage along the shore near the point to the east of Mylor Churchtown. (S Bearhop)

Loe Pool: 2 Yellow-browed Warbler, 6 Cattle Egret, 2 Little Egret, 4 Goosander, 10 Firecrest. (I Maclean)

Lower Tamar Lakes: 60 Goosander 21m 39f, 1 Kingfisher, 2 Great Crested Grebe, 10 Tufted Duck 6m 4f, 6 Willow Tit, 5 Marsh Tit, 1m Great Spotted Woodpecker. (R Mudge)

Nanjizal: 6 Woodcock. (K Wilson)

Coombe: 2 Firecrest (I Bown)

Gulval: 1 Dipper. (J Hawkey)

St Gothian Sands: 2 (m&f) Gadwall. (A Witheywood)

Jericho Valley, St Agnes: 1 Dipper, 1 Sparrowhawk. (J Nevill)

Crowdy Res: 1200+ Black-headed Gulls & 89 LBB Gulls roosted at dusk  Peregrine, 2 Mallard. (B Craven)

Laneast: 3 Lapwing, 32+ Snipe. (B Craven)

Seaton: 1 Pied Wagtail, 1 male Wigeon with Mallards on flooded Green, 1 Wren, 1 Buzzard, 1 Cormorant, 8 Moorhen, 1 Blue Tit, 1 Robin, 1 Rock Pipit, 1 Sparrowhawk, numerous Black Headed and Herring Gulls, 1 Swallow flying around houses next to track near the Country Park. (C&J Duffy)

Illogan: f Blackcap, 1 Robin, 1 Blackbird, 2 Great Tit, 2 Goldfinch, 2 Wood Pigeon, 12 House Sparrow in private garden (J Baker)

Lostwithiel, Shirehall Moor: Barnacle Goose still present with Canada Geese, 1 Teal, 2 Little Grebe. (E Mayhew)

Playing Place: 30 Goldfinches, 4 Siskin feeding on flower seed heads. (T Hall)

Chiverton cross Roundabout: 1 Sparrowhawk through. (S Grose)

Newlyn Harbour: 2 Peregrine Falcon over, 1 Great Northern Diver offshore, 4 Lesser Black backed Gull. (S Grose)

Drift Reservoir: 2 Great Crested Grebe, 8 Little Grebe, 6 Tufted Duck, 1 Chiffchaff, 13 Teal, 1 Snipe, 2 Mediterranean Gull, 128 Black headed Gull. (S Grose)

Marazion Beach: 6 Redshank, 19 Turnstone, 3 Common Gull. (S Grose)

Copperhouse: Curlew Sandpiper reported still.

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