Sunday 4th August 2019

Late news, 3/8, Cubert Common: 1 Tawny Owl, 1 Moorhen! (S Grose)

Hayle Estuary RSPB: 1 Garganey, 1 sp Grey Plover, 1 juv Yellow-legged Gull, 1 Arctic Tern, 5 Dunlin, 3 Common Sandpiper, 1 Teal, 6 Whimbrel,22 Mallard, 8 Shelduck, 15 Oystercatcher, 2 Common Sandpiper, 1 Greenshank, 1 Sandwich Tern . (B Dallas, R Veal, M Halliday, (D Flumm) Also 36 Dunlin, 30 Sanderling, 10 Ringed Plover, 2 Whimbrel at the river mouth. (D Flumm) 4 Little Egret, 33 Canada Geese, 16 Oystercatcher, 2 Common Sandpiper, 1 Dunlin, 7 Whimbrel, 84 Curlew, 38 Redshank, 31 Med Gull, 2 Sandwich Tern, 1 Arctic Tern on Ryan’s Field. (D Flumm) 79 Mediterranean Gull from the causeway. (S Grose)

Garganey – Dave Flumm

Walmsley Sanctuary (keyholders only): 4 Green Sandpiper, 1 Wood Sandpiper, 1 Dunlin, 1 Ringed Plover, 6 Little Egret, 2 Grey Heron, 204 Canada Geese, 4 Greylag geese, 1 unknown large white goose (not the Bar-headed!), 1 Swift, 2 Swallow, 2 Little Grebe inc 1 juv, 9 Moorhen, 5 Coot. (A Langdon)

Mousehole Harbour: 7 Turnstone, 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker overhead. (S Grose)

Stithians Reservoir: 2 Common Sandpiper, 6 Willow Warbler, 80+ House Martin including lots of juveniles off the dam early morning. (S Turner)

Colliford Reservoir and Dozmary Pool: 94 Canada Goose, 8 Great Crested Grebe, 5 Cormorant, 27 Mallard, 1 Grey Heron, 1 Coot, 1 Great Black-backed Gull, 16 Carrion Crow, 8 Jackdaw, 1 Magpie, 9 Stock Dove, 2 Blackbird, 14 Wheatear, 4 Swallow, 15 Pied Wagtail, 88 Meadow Pipit, 4 Stonechat, 1 Dunnock, 38 Goldfinch, 48 Linnet, 1 Blue Tit, 1 Willow Warbler, 1 Wren, 6 Painted Lady, 1 Gatekeeper and 1 Green-veined White. (DAConway)

Spit Beach, Par: c25 Ringed plover, 8 Dunlin, c25 Oystercatcher, 10 Turnstone, 4 Sanderling, 4 Pied wagtail, 2 Swallow, 2 Stonechat, Whitethroat. (R Hampshire)

Siblyback Lake: 1 Wood Sandpiper at the north end.

Porthgwarra: 1 Cory’s Shearwater and Balearic Shearwater by 08:50. (R Wilkins) Melodious Warbler north of the coastguard look-out. (M Wallace)

Drift Reservoir (members only): 2 juv Garganey near the hide also 8 Teal, 1 Wood Sandpiper, 1+ Green Sandpiper and 2 Common Sandpiper. (MJ Spicer)

Wood Sandpiper – Mike Spicer

St Gothian Sands LNR: Adult Wood Sandpiper. (T McGowan, S Grose) Also 2 Green Sandpiper, 1 Common Sandpiper, 11 Little Grebe, 2 Greylag Geese, 1 Grey Wagtail. (S Grose)

Crowdy Reservoir:  4+ Common Sandpiper, 1 Ringed Plover, 5 Grey Heron, 4 Great crested Grebe, 3 Tufted Duck, 7 Mallard, 3 Teal, 1 Pink-footed Goose, 1 Bar-headed Goose, 214 Canada Geese, 1 Kestrel, 2+ Raven, 1 White Wagtail. Good numbers Black-tailed Skimmers. (B Craven)

Walmsley Sanctuary (keyholders only): 1 Wood Sandpiper, 3 Green Sandpiper, 7 Black-tailed Godwit, 1 Ringed Plover, 1 Dunlin, 4 Greylag Geese. Viewed 10:30 to 12:30. (J St Ledger)

Wood Sandpiper – John St Ledger

Wood & Green Sandpipers – John St Ledger

Black-tailed Godwit & Green Sandpiper – John St Ledger

Porth Reservoir: 14 Great Crested Grebe, 1 Grey Heron, 23 Canada Goose, 106 Mallard, 1 Teal, 1 Common Sandpiper, 12 Coot, 7 Moorhen. (S Rowe)

Porthchapel: 1 Great Shearwater and 5 Balearic Shearwater this evening. (R Archer)

Pendeen Watch: 1 Storm Petrel. (P Combridge)

Polbathic Creek: 54 Redshank, 1 Greenshank, 1 Common Sandpiper, 1 Kingfisher, 1 Heron, 1 pair Bullfinch feeding youngster on sunflower hearts. (A Blonden)

Downderry: birds moving east/west this morning (06:00-08:05) included Great Skua 1/0, Arctic Skua 1/1, Balearic Shearwater 1/6, Manx Shearwater 6/12, Mediterranean Gull 1/3, Fulmar 6/11 and Gannet 135/52. (A Payne)

Downderry: Birds moving east/west this morning (0600-0805) included Great  Skua 1/0, Arctic Skua 1/1, Balearic Shearwater 1/6, Manx Shearwater 6/12, Mediterranean Gull 1/3, Fulmar 6/11 and Gannet 135/52

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Sunday 28th July 2019

Late news, 27/7, Carlyon Bay: 5 House Martin. (TM Mylett)

Late news, 27/7, Crowlas: 1 Swallow. (TM Mylett)

Late news, 27/7, Penzance: 5 Eider on beach near Penzance Railway Station, 2 Swift,1 Swallow, 1 Willow Warbler. (TM Mylett)

Late news, 27/7, Bone Valley: 1 Common Buzzard. (TM Mylett)

Late news, 27/7, Trevaylor Woods: 2 Common Buzzard, 1 Raven, 2 Swallow, 4 House Martin. (TM Mylett)

Late news, 27/7, Gulval: 6 Swallow. (TM Mylett)

Gulval: Swallows – the first brood of 5 took flight on 5th June. The fledged young were allowed to remain roosting in the garage for several more days and then left. The adults started their second brood on 16th June with another clutch of 5 eggs by 21st June. The first egg hatched on 7th July with the first fledging on 25th July. 4 had fledged by 27th July and all 5 awere airborne this moring on 28th July 2019. A very successful year to date. I hope they don’t attempt a 3rd brood !! (J Hawkey)

Illogan: Ring-necked Parakeet in churchyard 08:30. (J Baker)

Gwithian: Moorhen maintained a wary yet robust confrontation with a stoat which retreated, c90% of last week’s chicks missing. (J Hicks)

Penzance: Flock of 7 Turnstone at the harbour this morning. (A McKechnie)

Turnstone – Alex McKechnie

Luxulyan Valley: 2 Song Thrush, 1 Sparrowhawk. (S Grose)

Crowdy Reservoir: Pink-footed Goose near dam, also 4 Yellow-legged Gull, (2 ad & 2 juv). (DI Julian)

Davidstow: 4 Crossbill at Davidstow Woods. (DI Julian)

Gillan Creek: 2 Common Sandpiper. (B Nicholls)

Helman Tor: 1 Sparrowhawk. (S Grose)

Drift Reservoir (members only): Juv Little Ringed Plover this afternoon. (S Rogers)

Cape Cornwall: Whimbrel on the golf course. (P Fraser)

Lamorna: Black-necked Grebe flew west. (M Elliott)

Mount’s Bay: 1 Great Northern Diver. (M Elliott)

Mousehole: Whimbrel on St Clement’s Isle, plus 2 juv Yellow-legged Gull, 1 Balearic Shearwater and c1500 Manx Shearwater flew west from Mermaid II. (M Elliott)

Hayle Estuary RSPB: 2 Greenshank, 25+ Dunlin, 30+ Curlew, 23 Med gulls many beginning to moult out of breeding plumage. (S Murnan)

Sunday 26th May 2019

Late news, 25/5, Park Head, Wadebridge: 1m Wheatear. (J Liddle)

Polgigga: Glossy Ibis east over at 20:30. (M Wallace)

Nanjizal: 1 Glossy Ibis, 1 Pink-footed Goose this evening. (K Wilson)

Porthgwarra (08:00-14:00): 9 Storm Petrel, 1 Great Skua, 1 Sandwich Tern, 5 Great Northern Diver, 31 Puffin, 6 Risso’s and 6 Common Dolphin. (R Augarde, B Mellow)

Newquay: 1 Red Kite over Elm Close/Luxland View at 12:30. (C Yates)

Penzance: 9 Purple Sandpiper at Jubilee Pool. (B Toms, M Curtis)

Purple Sandpiper – Alex McKechnie

Gulval: 1 Chiffchaff, 1 Song Thrush, 13 Swift. (S Grose)

Varfell: 1 Green Woodpecker. (S Grose)

Dobwalls: 2 Linnet feeding on forget-me-not seeds in the garden (C&J Duffy)

Truro: 2 Great Tit, 4 Goldfinch (3 ad 1 juv) in private garden, Malpas Road. (M Costa)

Hayle Estuary RSPB: 5 Little Egret, 2 Black-tailed Godwit, 2 Shelduck, 1 Kingfisher, 2 Grey Heron. (T Pears) Summer plumage Grey Plover, 2 Bar-tailed Godwit, 2 Black-tailed Godwit, 4 Whimbrel, 5 Wigeon on main estuary, and 7 Dunlin on Ryan’s Field this morning. (P Locker)

Penwithick: 1m Great Spotted Woodpecker, 1 Siskin, 15 Starling, 17 House Sparrow, 6 Chaffinch, 4 Goldfinch, 1 Robin, 1 Coal Tit, 6 Blackbird, 1 Reed Bunting, 1 Bullfinch, 1 Blue Tit. (K Bowers)

Great Spotted Woodpecker – Kevin Bowers

The Lizard: 14 Cormorant, 5 House Sparrow, 20 Jackdaw, 2 Grey Seal. (C Hooper)

House Sparrow and Jackdaw – C Hooper

Polbathic Creek, St Germans: 4 young Siskin on feeders. (A Blonden)

Hawk’s Tor, Bodmin Moor: pair of Siskin on edge of moor. (A Blonden)

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Sunday 19th May 2019

Late news, 18/5, Hayle Estuary RSPB, Ryan’s Field: 2 Sedge Warbler, 1 Shelduck, 1 Grey Heron, 2 Little Egret, 2 Herring Gull, 1 Curlew, 2 Great Tit, 1 Magpie, 1 Buzzard. (K Bowers) Estuary: 5 Shelduck, 5 Goldfinch, 3 Curlew, 3 Little Egret, 4 Swallow, 3 Oystercatcher, 1 Cormorant. (K Bowers)

Sedge Warbler, Kevin Bowers

Shelduck, Kevin Bowers

Lizard, Bass Point: 1 Dusky Warbler in brambles just before the final bungalow along footpath to cliff. (J Foster et al) Still present but elusive to 18:00. (S Rowe)

Lizard, Housel Bay: 1 Black-headed Wagtail (feldegg) in pond area all afternoon. (T Blunden et al) Also 3 Spotted Flycatcher. (I Maclean)

Black-headed Wagtail, Dougy Wright

Black-headed Wagtail, Steve Rowe

Drift Reservoir (members only): 1 Pink-footed Goose (NW arm), c60 House Martin, c60 Swallow, c15 Swift, c10 Sand Martin. (R Veal, R Augarde, B Mellow)

Polgigga: 1 Woodchat Shrike still along Bosisto Lane. (K Wilson) Black Redstart again at Higher Bosistow.

Land’s End: 1 Storm Petrel, 4 Great Northern Diver, 1 Greenshank at Treeve Moor Pool. (R Veal, B Mellow, R Augarde)

Bude headland: (8am-10am) 12 Fulmar, 29 Herring Gull, 2 Great Black-backed Gull, 2 Common Gull, 4 Skylark, 2 Meadow Pipit, 4 Stonechat, 2 Greenfinch, 6 Linnet, 8 Raven, and 2 Carrion Crow. (N Bastin)

Fulmar, Nigel Bastin

Fulmar, Nigel Bastin

Trewellard: 1 Cuckoo heard and seen flying around Bal Hill. (L Winn)

Colliford reservoir and Dozmary Pool: 56 Canada Goose, 1 Grey Heron, 16 Great Crested Grebe, 14 Mallard, 1 Teal, 1 Tufted Duck, 1 Great Black-backed Gull, 1 Lesser Black-backed Gull, 1 Black-headed Gull, 4 Buzzard, 1 Kestrel, 2 Raven, 54 Carrion Crow, 26 Jackdaw, 4 Magpie, 2 Cuckoo, 3 Stock Dove, 9 Blackbird, 1 Wheatear, 5 Swallow, 6 Sand Martin, 7 Meadow Pipit, 1 Skylark, 4 Chaffinch, 2 Linnet, 2 Pied Wagtail, 1 Stonechat, 5 House Sparrow, 1 Reed Bunting, 3 Dunnock, 3 Wren and 7 Willow Warbler. (DAConway)

Old Lizard Head: 1 Whimbrel, 1 Raven, 1 Buzzard, 2 Skylark, 7 Oystercatcher. (S Grose) Also 1 Turtle Dove, 4 Whimbrel. (I Maclean)

Lizard Youth Hostel Garden: 2 Spotted Flycatcher. (I Maclean)

Lizard Village: 1 Great Northern Diver over. (I Maclean)

Kynance: 3 Cuckoo at Carn Goon. (S Grose)

Seaton Country Park: 3 Buzzard, 5 House Sparrow (3 male 2 female), 6 Mallard (inc female with 9 young), 1 Robin, 2 Chaffinch, 1 Willow Warbler; Butterflies – Speckled Wood, Red Admiral, Orange Tip, Large White, Small White. (R. Barlow)

College Reservoir: 2 Mute Swan with 5 cygnets, 1 pair Great Crested Grebe with 3 young and 2 other pairs on nests, Mallard with 3 young, Tawny Owl with one chick (D Eva)

Windmill Farm: 1 Reed Warbler, 2 Cuckoo, 1 Grasshopper Warbler, 12 Mallard, 3 Gadwall. (D Wright)

Cuckoo, Dougy Wright

Croft Pascoe: 2 Crossbill, 2 Spotted Flycatcher. (M Nattrass) Also 9 Crossbill (including 4+ males), 4 Spotted Flycatcher, 5 Siskin, 1 Cuckoo. (R Veal, R Augarde et al)

Hayle Estuary RSPB, Carnsew Basin: 4 Little Egret, 4 Black-tailed Godwit, 5 Whimbrel, 1pr Shelduck, 8 Black-headed Gull at 15.15pm. (M Webb)

Porthgwarra: 5 Puffin, 1 Sandwich Tern, 1 Great Skua, 2 Common Scoter, 3000 Manx Shearwater in 30 minute seawatch. (R Veal, B Mellow, R Augarde)

Cape Cornwall: juv Iceland Gull in field by car park. (P Roseveare)

West Pentire: 30 Fulmar, 7 Oystercatcher (1pr defending a territory), 2 Kestrel (1 carrying slow worm prey), 4 Raven, 16 Linnet, 1 Skylark. (S Grose)

Tregonetha Downs: 1 Cuckoo, 2 Yellowhammer, 1 Grasshopper Warbler, 3 Willow Warbler, 2 Linnet, 2 Meadow Pipit, 3 Stonechat. Also 2 Green Tiger Beetle. (R Hollis)

Marazion Beach: 24 Sanderling, 6 Dunlin; 4 Turnstone & 1 Ringed Plover. (J Hawkey)

Downderry: 10 Great Northern Diver on sea, with 4 movig West before 0820; also 4 Common Scoter, 11 Manx Shearwater, 1 Sandwich Tern. 1 Whimbrel on the beach. (A Payne)

Caradon Hill: 11 singing Yellowhammer, 2 Cuckoo. (P Fraser)

Newquay: 1 Dipper under Trevemper Bridge. (S Grose)

Crowdy Reservoir: 1 Cuckoo (B Craven)

Rinsey Cliff to Trewarvas Cliff: Nesting  Kittiwakes, Fulmars and Herring Gulls, mixed group of adult and young Cormorants, approx 8 birds, several pairs Linnets, Goldfinches, Meadow Pipits, Stonechats. (N Wills)

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Monday 13th May 2019

Late news, 12/5, Kit Hill: 2 Whinchat,1 Grey Wagtail at Quarry, Linnets, Meadow Pipits, 2 Buzzard displaying and single, very pale Buzzard, 1 Kestrel, 1 Cuckoo, seen and calling, Goldfinch, 2 Willow Warbler, Blackbirds, Magpies, 2 Robin. (N Wills)

Skewjack: 1 Black Kite over at 13.55 heading east; 9 Red Kite at 13.05. Red Kite total: 38 between 10.20 and 15.50. (M Wallace)

Marazion Marsh: 1 Red Kite over late morning. (R Menari) Glossy Ibis back at 13,15. (L Proctor)

Drift Reservoir (members only): 1 Pink-footed Goose, c30 Swift. (M McKee)

Kenidjack: 5 Red Kite, 1 at c 09.30 going north, 4 at c 12.50 drifting south.(P Clarke)

Camel Estuary: 1 Black-tailed Godwit , 20 Whimbrel , 3 Greenshank, 1 Red Kite (L Payne B Bosisto )

Walmsley Sanctuary: 1 Greenshank, 1 Peregrine ( caught mallard duckling ), 38 Common Swift. (B Bosisto L Payne )

Gluvian: 3 Red Kite (B Bosisto L Payne )

Blackwater: 2 Red Kite. (R Stableforth)

Sennen Cove: Red Kite seen this afternoon inland. (D Davies)

Nancegollan, nr Helston: 2 Red Kite separately to the east of Nancegollan this afternoon. (D Chaney)

Trevothan, Coverack: 1 Red Kite (D Beadle)

Fraddon: 1 Chough crossing A30 approx 5 miles from Truro. (P Haseldine)

Lamorna: 1 Red Kite west @ 10.45 & 1 east @ 15.20. 5 Swift. (M McKee)

Trevose Head: 3 Whimbrel, 1 Common Buzzard, 37 House Martin, 55 Swallow, 1 Blackcap, 18 Whitethroat, 2 Sedge Warbler, 2 Chiffchaff, 1 Spotted Flycatcher, 3 Wheatear, 14 Common Swift. (B Bosisto)

Padstow, Stepper Point / Gunver Head: 3 Grey Partridge, 11 Whimbrel, 55 Razorbill, 53 Guillemot, 11 Fulmar, 6 Shag on nests, 19 Skylark, 16 Meadow Pipit, 13 Swift. (S Grose)

Croft Pascoe: 2 Crossbill, 2 Spotted Flycatcher, 4+ Siskin. (L Proctor)

Bissoe to Devoran cycle path: 2 Buzzard, 3 Robin, 2 Canada Geese, 4 Shelduck, 1 Little Egret, 2 Mute Swan and 20+ Black-headed Gull. (K Money)

Penwithick: 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker. (K. Bowers)

Great Spotted Woodpecker, Kevin Bowers

Gunwalloe: Cockoo being chased off by Dunock (a witheywood)

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Thursday 22nd November 2018

Late news, 17/11, Tintagel: Swift sp lingering on the cliffs early morning. (L Hall)

Late news, 21/11, Amble Marshes: 2 Whooper Swan. (A Langdon)

Late news, 21/11, Cape Cornwall: Woodcock flew south over the golf course. (P Fraser)

St Columb Major: 1 Barn Owl, 50+ Lapwing, 1 dead Otter at Winnards perch roundabout. (S Grose)

Skewjack: 2 Cattle Egret at Skewjack Farm. (K Wilson)

Walmsley Sanctuary: 3 Pink-footed Geese in with the Canada Geese, also 1 Greylag Goose, 4 Pintail, 1 Greenshank, 500 Dunlin, 70 Black-tailed Godwit, 1 Water Pipit. (B Bosisto)

Stithians Resevoir: Temminck’s Stint still present. (M Pass)

Par Beach: 1 juv Glaucous Gull. (B Bosisto)

Sennen: 1 Hoopoe reported.

Longrock: Yellow-browed Warbler calling in the SW corner of Morrisons. (P Taylor, H Mitchell)

Marazion: 1+ Velvet Scoter still offshore with c20 Common Scoter and 1 imm drake Eider. (P Fraser, DK Parker) Also adult male Black Redstart in a private garden. (DK Parker)

Porthpean: 3 adult Pomarine Skua with full spoons flew towards Charlestown, also 8 Common Scoter. (B Bosisto)

Marazion Marsh RSPB: Bittern flew up the NE arm. (P Fraser)

Stithians Reservoir: 2 Barnacle Geese (with Canada Geese), 1 Shelduck, 4 Shoveler, 50+ Wigeon, 30+ Teal, 1 Common Sandpiper, 2 Dunlin, 5 Curlew, 23 Lapwing. (J St Ledger)

Barnacle Geese – John St Ledger

Torpoint, St John’s lake: 11 Brent Geese (mixture of dark/pale), also 3 female Red-breasted Merganser. (S Eddy)

Hayle Estuary RSPB: Spoonbill still on Ryan’s Field and Peregrine over. (DK Parker, B Dallas)

Saltash: 231 Avocet, c160 Dunlin, c40 Redshank, 22 Lapwing, 4 Grey Plover, c40 Curlew, c80 Black-tailed Godwit, 2 f Pintail, c150 Wigeon, c40 Teal, 230 Canada Goose, 4 Barnacle Goose, 1 Peregrine, 1 Chiffchaff at Kingsmill Lake. (P Kemp)

Nr Padstow: 1 Peregrine Falcon. (R Hughes)

Newquay, Pentire Head: Short-eared Owl again at 16:00. (M Lammas)

Port Isaac: 2 Woodcock, 2 Great Spotted Woodpecker, 1 Nuthatch, 1 Green Woodpecker, 13 Siskin, 2 Blackcap, 5 Mistle Thrush at Treharrock Manor. (S Grose)

Maer Lake: 1 Ruff, 12 Black-tailed Godwit, 4 Dunlin, 100+ Golden Plover, 150+ Lapwing, 1 Common Gull. (B Craven)

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Monday 19th November 2018

Late news, 17/11, Padstow: 1 Osprey over at 11:00. (I Barry)

Osprey – Ian Barry

Late news, 18/11, St Breock: 1 Woodcock. (S Marquis)

Late news, 18/11, Frenchman’s Creek: 32 Little Egret at evening roost (P Bedford)

Late news, 18/11, Padstow: Merlin flew over the A389 just SW of town late afternoon. (G Pullan)

Late news, 18/11, Sennen Cove: 20 Mediterranean Gull including red colour ring H3U6 ringed as a juvenile on 14/6/18 in Pest, Hungary, and an adult with green colour ring RA8A ringed as a juvenile Somme, France in 2015. (J Hawkey)

Nanjizal: Yellow-browed Warbler and Richard’s Pipit early morning. (K Wilson)

Argal Reservoir: 1 Great White Egret flew south over the reservoir at 11:20. (D Chaney)

nr Trevone: 2 Pink-footed Geese in field west of Trevone, viewable from coastal path between there and Harlyn Bay at 16:00. (G Pullan)

Pink-footed Goose – Gary Pullan

Padstow: 15 pale-bellied Brent Geese flew into the estuary at c15:00. (G Pullan)

Newlyn: Possible Red-necked Grebe and 3 Red-throated Diver off Sandy Cove. Water Rail still in the sallows. (L Proctor)

Land’s End: 1 Short-eared Owl, 4 Chiffchaff, 1 Fieldfare, many Redwing. (T Mills) 3 Black Redstart. (M McKee) 1 Wheatear on the moor by Sennen Lookout. (P Taylor, H Mitchell)

Sennen Cove: Grey Phalarope present again. (G West)

Marazion Marsh RSPB: Bittern flew across Longrock Pool at midday. Also 8 Tufted Duck, 3 Teal, 4 Coot and 5 Little Grebe. 29 Teal on the main marsh. (DK Parker) Barn Owl flew through the Starling murmuration late afternoon. (D White)

Marazion: Female Brambling in a private garden. (DK Parker)

Mount’s Bay: c30 Common Scoter (all fem/imm), 2 Great Northern Diver off Jordan’s Cafe and a dark-bellied Brent Goose flew east. (P Walsh, DK Parker)

Lamorna Cove: 1 Common Sandpiper, 1 Black Redstart, 1 Water Pipit. (M McKee)

Kingsmill: 115 Avocet, 200+ Dunlin, 3 Pintail, 2 Grey Plover, 150+ Wigeon and 50+ Teal. (M Beer)

Par Beach Pool: 2 Pintail, 2 Water Rail, 3 Snipe, 2 Chiffchaff, 1 Blackcap. (B Bosisto, L Payne)

Torpoint: 2 Slavonian Grebe off Chapeldown Road. Also 1 pale-bellied Brent Goose, 1 dark-bellied Brent Goose and 29 Turnstone. (C Ellis)

St John’s Lake: 1m Pintail, 4 Snipe, 110+ Curlew, 35 Redshank, 25 Shelduck, 8 Wigeon, 69 Teal, 20+ Dunlin, 1 Grey Wagtail. (C Ellis)

Rame Head: 1 Sandwich Tern, 1 Mediterranean Gull, 3 Common Scoter (feeding off Palhawn), 5 Razorbill, 4 Gulliemot, Peregrine, 10+ Gannet. (C Ellis)

Wacker Quay: 1 Bar-tailed Godwit, 15+ Black-tailed Godwit, 320+ Wigeon, 180+ Dunlin, 130+ Curlew, 128 Shelduck, 122 Oystercatcher, 2 Great Crested Grebe, 2 Greenshank, 29 Teal. (C Ellis)

Lower Tamar Lake: 9 Goosander (5m one eclipse, 4f), 1m Goldeneye, 4 Gadwall, 15 Shoveler, 6 Great Crested Grebe, c50 Wigeon, 2 Grey Heron, 2 Cormorant, c80 Lapwing, 6 Tufted Duck, c200 Canada Geese, c40 Coot, 1 Mute Swan. (R Mudge)

Gannel Estuary: 13 Dunlin, 112 Curlew, 2 Teal, 1 Med Gull, 3 Common Gull, 270 Black-headed Gull. Also 1 Barn Owl in fields alongside Penpol Creek. (S Rowe)

Mullion Cove: Female Blackcap feeding from bird table in a private garden. (J Allely)

Seaton: 3 Mediterranean & 1 Common Gull. 6 Sanderling were on the beach. (M Beer)

Polwheveral: 2 Dipper (pair), 1 Mandarin (male), 3 Little Grebe. (D Collins)

Roseland, off Carne Beach: 1 Slavonian Grebe, 22 Common Scoter (2nd day at least). (D Hall)

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