Saturday 28th December 2019

Sennen: Buff-bellied Pipit still in fields behind the chapel. (M Bishop)

Kingsmill Lake: 174 Teal, 113 Wigeon, 31 Shelduck, 1st w Med gull, c150 Avocet, 30+ Dunlin, 20+ Redshank, 33 Curlew, 24 Black-tailed Godwit, 2 Bar-tailed Godwit, 18 Lapwing, 1 Snipe, 14 Oystercatcher, & 79 Fieldfare (P Kemp)

St Buryan: Black Redstart at Tower Meadows. (P Taylor, H Mitchell)

Porth Reservoir: 1w m Scaup, 1 Goldeneye, 2 Tufted Duck, 1 Wigeon, 14 Teal, 56 Mallard, 4 Moorhen, 17 Coot, 1 Grey Heron, 3 Great Crested Grebe, 1 Little Grebe, 1 Cetti’s Warbler, 10 Redwing. (S Rowe)

Newlyn Harbour: 1 Black Guillemot, 1 Iceland Gull, 1 2nd w Yellow-legged Gull, 2 Eider, 8 Great Northern Diver, 18 Cormorant, 1 Kingfisher, 2 Mute Swan. (P Roseveare, T Rundle)

Iceland Gull – John Chapple

Sandy Cove, Newlyn: 1 Black Redstart, 2 Grey Wagtail, 2 Blackcap. (P Roseveare, T Rundle)

Bartinney: 16 Greenfinch. (P Roseveare, T Rundle)

Lanhydrock: 1 Lesser Spotted Woodpecker observed from the road in front of cricket club, 2 Great Spotted Woodpecker, 1 Green Woodpecker, 2 Marsh Tit, 1 Nuthatch, 21 Long tailed Tit, 11 Coal Tit, 14 Song Thrush, 7 Mistle Thrush, 9 Raven. Also 6+ Tawny Owl heard between 18:30 & 19:30 (S Grose)

Lower Tamar Lake: 4 Ring-necked Duck (3m 1f), 19 Goosander (9m 10f), 4 Great Crested Grebe, 1 Little Grebe, 3 Willow Tit, 1 Grey Heron, 1 Goldcrest. (R Mudge)

Stithians Reservoir: Female Lesser Scaup reported again.

Illogan: Ring-necked Parakeet in churchyard, showing well at 09:00 (J Baker)

Brew ST Works: 2+ Siberian Chiffchaffs & 12+ Common ChiffChaffs frequenting hedgerow of lane beside sewage works; 5 Long-tailedTits; Goldcrest. 6 Med Gulls in adjoining field. (J Hawkey)

Chapel Amble: 2 Siberian Chiffchaff, 8 Water Pipit and 2 Firecrest. (D Julian)

Lower Amble: 62 Cattle Egret between Lower Amble and Gutt Bridge this morning. (D Julian)

St Clement: 16 Cattle Egret reported.

Drift Reservoir (members only): Long-tailed Duck, Great Northern Diver, 59 Canada Geese & 7 Med Gull. (DK Parker D Flumm)

Winnards Perch: 1 Peregrine Falcon , 28 Lapwing ,200 Skylark, 18 Pied Wagtail, 20 Linnet, 1 Lapland Bunting (B Bosisto L Payne)

Talskiddy: 1 Marsh Tit, 40 Redwing, 2 Yellowhammer (B Bosisto L Payne)

Porthleven Harbour: 1 Great Northern Diver. (D Flumm)

Loe Pool: 8 Great Crested Grebe, 20 Pochard, 4 Goosander (incl, 1m), 2 Med Gull. (D Flumm)

Tywardreath: 2 Ravens over Southpark Road from SW. (R Barlow)

St Erth: 1 Mistle Thrush. (R Veal)

Hayle Estuary RSPB: 2 Great Northern Diver, 1 Slavonian Grebe, 16 Grey Plover, 11 Bar-tailed Godwit, 1 Shag & 2 Greenshank in Carnsew Basin. Also 2 Red-breasted Merganser & 1 Med Gull. (M Spicer J Evans P Pearson)

Falmouth, Swanvale: 1 Water Rail, 3 Goldcrests, 1 Grey Wagtail & 1 Chiffchaff. (M Costa)

Walmsley Sanctuary (keyholders only): 3 Buzzard, Sparrowhawk, 3 Mandarin (2m, 1f), 25 Curlew, 2 Shelduck, 12 Gadwall, Mallard, c8 Shoveller, 1 fem Scaup, 4 Tufted Duck, 5 Little Grebe, 3 Grey Heron, 2 Little Egret, c30 Black-tailed Godwit,Chaffinch, Bullfinch, Goldfinch, Blue Tit, Great Tit, Great Black-backed Gull. (S Marquis A Langdon)

Mandarin Duck – Adrian Langdon

Mandarin Duck – Adrian Langdon

Mandarin Duck – Adrian Langdon

Mandarin Duck – Adrian Langdon

Portwrinkle: 1 Black-throated Diver & 1 Red-throated Diver flying E. Also: c100 Common Scoter, 3 Guillemot & 1 Gannet. (A Blonden)

Chapel Porth: 1 female Black Redstart. (J Lewis)

Calenick: 2 Firecrest. (J Lewis)

Cowlands Creek: 1 m Pintail. (C & P Wheeler)

Torpoint: 42 Brent Geese (11 pale & 31 dark), 2 Great Northern Diver, 6 Med Gull, Common Scoter & 3 Eider. (P Aley)

Wacker Quay: 2 Spotted Redshank & 12 Avocet. (P Aley)

Portwrinkle: 70 Common Scoter. (P Aley)

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