Thursday 16th January 2020

Late news, 15/1, Wacker Quay: 2 Black-headed Gull, 1 Buzzard, 70 Canada Goose, 18 Curlew, 1 Great Crested Grebe, 1 Greenshank, 1 Grey Heron, 19 Grey Plover, 3 Herring Gull, 3 Knot, 1 Lesser Black-backed Gull, 1 Little Egret, 2 Mallard, 1 Oystercatcher, 30 Redshank, 21 Shelduck, 26 Teal, 11 Wigeon. (D Spooner)

Maenporth: Pacific Diver showing late afternoon, 24 Black-throated Diver, 4 Great Northern Diver, 1 Red-necked Grebe, 1f Eider. (C Urquhart)

Hayle Estuary: adult Ring-billed Gull, 2 Yellow-legged Gull, 2 Scandinavian Herring Gull, 1 Merlin. (B Dallas)

Lower Tamar Lake: 16 Goosander (5m 11f at 07:30). (R Mudge, P Buckley, N Hewitt). Also 3 Willow Tit. (A Bond)

Upper Tamar Lake: 4 Ring-necked Duck (3m 1f). (R Mudge, P Buckley, N Hewitt, A Bond)

Drift Reservoir: 1 Long-tailed Duck, 1 Great Northern Diver, 2 Med Gull. (C Moore)

Newlyn: 1w Iclenad Gull still present. (M Elliott)

Mousehole: 4 Yellow-legged Gull on St Clement’s Isle. (M Elliott)

Porthilly Beach: 7 Common Gull with 28 Black-headed Gulls. (S Grose)

Chapel Amble: 5 Water Pipit and a Siberian Chiffchaff. (A Bond)

Drift Reservoir (members only): Great Northern Diver, Long-tailed Duck and 2 ad Med Gulls. (C Moore)

Mawgan Porth: Pink-footed Goose still. 2 Chough from beach. (M Lammas)

Torpoint: 2 Great Northern Diver. (R Napp)

Great Northern Diver, Rick Napp

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Wednesday 15th January 2020

Late News, 12/01, Little London: 13 Red-throated Diver, 4 Great Northern Diver, 2 Water Pipit, 3 Black Redstart, Whimbrel. (P St Pierre)

Late News, 12/01, Perran Sands to Cuddon Point: Black-throated Diver, 7 Great Northern Diver, 9 Red-throated Diver, Black Redstart, 21 Curlew. (P St Pierre)

Late news, 14/1, Newlyn: 1 Great Skua and 1w Iceland Gull from Sandy Cove. (L Proctor)

Stithians Reservoir: 1 Female Lesser Scaup still, 3f Goldeneye, 3 Pochard, 4 Tufted Duck. (M Lammas)

Pendower Beach: 3 Common Scoter, 20 Great Northern Diver, 10 Guillemot, 1 Razorbill, (possible or even probable Pacific Diver but distant and in bright light at 14:30). ( M Pass )

Portscatho: 1 Red-necked Grebe, 2 Black-throated Diver, 5 Great Northern Diver, 1 Long-tailed Duck. ( M Pass )

Chapel Amble: 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker, 3 Water Pipit, 1 Water Rail, 7 Shoveler, 52 Teal, 4 Mute Swan, 3 Goldcrest. (S Grose) Also 1+ Siberian Chiffchaff, c15 Chiffchaff and 2 Green Sandpiper. (DK Parker)

Upper Tamar Lake: 4 Ring-necked Duck still. (T Marchese)

Lower Tamar Lake: 4 Tufted Duck, 16 Goosander plus Water Rail, Willow Tit and Marsh Tit. (T Marchese)

St Ives Island (07:40-11:00): 1 Great Northern Diver, 1 Great Skua, 1 Pomarine Skua (dark phase adult), 2000+ Guillemot, 1 Razorbill, 1000+ Kittiwake, 12 Dunlin, 878 Gannet, 2 Fulmar. (P Nason)

Hayle Estuary: 12+ Yellow-legged Gull, 1 possible ad Caspian Gull. (M Elliott)

Ryan’s Field RSPB: 40 Lapwing, 9 Oystercatcher, 8 Canada Goose, 5 Carrion Crow, 4 Curlew, 2 m Bullfinch, 4 Teal, 1 Blackbird. (H Norton)

Copperhouse Creek: 50+ Wigeon, 2 Oystercatcher, 1 Cormorant. (H Norton)

College Reservoir: 1 Firecrest. (P McCartney)

Millbrook: 31 Avocet, 5 Black-tailed Godwit, 1 Mediterranean Gull. 15 Cattle Egret at Withnoe Farm. (R Smalldon)

Penzance: Chiffchaff  in Morrab Gardens, Blackcap at Wherrytown. (D Flumm)

Newlyn: Black Guillemot still at Sandy Cove and 15 Great Northern Diver around the Harbour. (D Flumm)

Great Northern Diver (imm), Dave Flumm

Great Northern Diver (adult), Dave Flumm

Black Guillemot, Dave Flumm

Camel Estuary: 24 Mute Swan, 1 Whooper Swan, 66 Shelduck, 4 Mallard, 42 Wigeon, 2 Red-legged partridge, 2 Cormorant, 2 Grey Heron, 4 Little Egret, 2 Buzzard, 65 Oystercatcher, c.3000 Golden Plover, 250+Lapwing, 6 Knot, 200 Dunlin, 3 Common Sandpiper, 1 Green Sandpiper, 55 Redshank, 2 Greenshank, 65 Black-tailed Godwit, 55 Curlew, 8 Snipe, 250 Black-headed Gull, 80 Herring Gull, 13 Lesser Black-backed Gull, 27 Great Black-backed Gull, 3 Wood Pigeon, 1 Collared Dove, 2 Meadow Pipit, 1 Dunnock, 3 Robin,6 Blackbird, 1 Song Thrush, 1 Firecrest, 3 Goldcrest, 2 Great Tit, 5 Blue Tit, 5 Long-tailed Tit, 2 Magpie, 40 Rook, 55 Carrion Crow, 2 Raven, 15 Starling, 7 House Sparrow, 2 Goldfinch (M Scawen et al)

Walmsley:  5 Cattle Egret, 1 female Scaup, c.200 Canada Geese, 1 Water Pipit also Wigeon, Shoveler, Teal, Mallard and Tufted Duck. (Tim Pinfield) 74 Cattle Egret from public hide, 1f Scaup. (E Mayhew) Also 2 drake Mandarin. (DK Parker, R Treeby)

Treraven:  7 Red-legged Partridge, 2 Water Pipit and 2 Chiffchaff. (Tim Pinfield)

Mawgan Porth: 1 Pink-footed Goose. (R Augarde)

Nanquidno: 1 Barn Owl, 2 Woodcock. (C Moore)

Crugmeer / Whipsiderry: 6 Barn Owl seen on the coastal road between 18.00 and 21.00.(S Grose)

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Monday 13th January 2020

Late news, 12/1, Hayle Estuary: 31 Mediterranean Gull opposite Lelant Station, 1 Kingfisher on stream behind car wash. (S Grose)

Late news, 12/1, Swanpool: 1 Mediterranean Gull. (S Rogers)

Mediterranean Gull, Steve Rogers

Wilcove: 1m Green-winged Teal, 63 Eurasian Teal, 50 Black-headed Gull, 3 Common Gull, 3 Shelduck, 1 Whimbrel, 2 Curlew, 1 Redshank. (C Ellis, D Parker)

Green-winged Teal, Chris Ellis

Torpoint: 18 Turnstone, 1 Rock Pipit, 39 Brent Geese, 1 Great Crested Grebe, 1 Eider, plus usual wildfowl, gulls and waders. (C Ellis)

Millbrook: 2 Egyptian Geese. (DK Parker)

Siblyback Lake: Drake Ring-necked Duck. (DK Parker)

Mawgan Porth: Pink-footed Goose still this morning. (P Roseveare, M Pass)

Stithians Reservoir: Lesser Scaup still present this morning.

Tater-du (10.10-12.10): 4 Manx Shearwater, 1 Great Skua, 46 Kittiwake, 9 Bottlenose Dolphin. (M McKee)

Helston Boating Lake: escape Ferruginous Duck still present. (D Flumm)

Ferruginous Duck, Dave Flumm

Newlyn Harbour: 1st winter Iceland Gull still (M Pass)

Newlyn: 1 Great Skua, 8 Red-throated Diver past Sandy Cove this am. (L Proctor)

Newlyn to Mousehole: c80 Guillemot (sheltering), 3 Red-throated Diver (M Pass)

Mousehole: 2w Caspian Gull, 1-2 ad and 2 2nd w Yellow-legged Gull on St Clements Isle. Also 2 Great Northern Diver. (M Elliott)

Tredrizzisk: 2 Chiffchaff, 1 f Great Spotted Woodpecker, 2 Raven from private garden. (S Grose)

Porthilly Beach: 2 Common Gull, 53 Black-headed Gull, 31 Wigeon, 1 Greenshank. (S Grose)

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Sunday 12th January 2020

Late news, 11/1, St Merryn: 3 Barn Owls seen between St Merryn and St Issey. (R Hughes)

Sennen: American Buff-bellied Pipit still present at 11.45 am, at rear of usual maize field. (R Kelly)

Stithians Reservoir: Female Lesser Scaup from southern causeway. Also, 10 Tufted Duck, 4 Pochard, 3 Goldeneye at 09.15 (P Kemp)

Newlyn: Black Guillemot off Sandy Cove at 1030hrs. (M Jones) Also, 1st w Iceland Gull, 2 Great Northern Diver, 1st w male Eider, 13 female/imm & 1 male Common Scoter (P Kemp) Black Redstart still at Sand Cove.

Little London, Marazion:  4 Black Redstarts, 1 Water Pipit and 2 Chiffchaffs. (J Witheywood)

Black Redstart – J Witheywood

Drift Reservoir: Long-tailed Duck still present.

Windmill Farm: 2 Marsh Harrier, 1 Fieldfare, 1 Jay, 1 Raven from one of the hides at Ruan Pool. (S Grose)

Hayle Estuary: 3 Goosander on river below bridge. Also Rock Pipit, Greenshank & 11 Little Egret.1 possible intermedius Lesser Black-backed Gull and 1 2nd Winter Mediterranean Gull. (J Branscombe) Also, 2 Yellow-legged Gulls. (L Langley) ad Caspian Gull (tussling with 2 ad Yellow-legged Gulls off and on for 10 mins), 6+ Yellow-legged Gull, 1 Knot, drake Goosander, 35 Greenfinch (single flock). (R Veal)

Carnsew Pool: 1 Slavonian Grebe, 1 Great Northern Diver, 2 Red-breasted Merganser. (P Ash)

Slavonian Grebe – P Ash

Phillack: 1st w Caspian Gull on roof top. (K Wilson)

Mawgan Porth: Pink-footed Goose, 66 Canada Geese, 6 Mallard, 3 Shoveler, 15 Wigeon, 61 Teal, 250 Lapwing, Med Gull, Grey Wagtail. (D Flumm, P Roseveare)

Pink-footed Goose – Mawgan Porth

Winnards Perch: Lapland Bunting still present. (L Langley)

Crugmeer: 1 Lapland Bunting with 35 Skylark late afternoon. (D Julian)

St Minver: 62 Cattle Egret this morning. (D Julian)

Camel Estuary: Whooper Swan still present at Dinham Point. (D Julian)

Colliford Reservoir and Dozmary Pool: 2 Canada Goose, 4 Great Crested Grebe, 1 Great Northern Diver, 12 Mallard, 40 Teal, 2 Shoveler, 6 Tufted Duck, 3 Goosander (1 ad male,2 redhead), 131 Lapwing, 230 Golden Plover, 1 Grey Heron, 2 Great Black-backed Gull, 189 Lesser Black-backed Gull, 8 Herring Gull, 337 Black-headed Gull, 3 Buzzard, 1 imm fem Peregrine, 29 Carrion Crow, 32 Jackdaw, 3 Magpie, 2 Stock Dove, 4 Blackbird, 14 Fieldfare, 348 Starling and 1 Meadow Pipit. (DAConway)

Fowey: 2 Fieldfare, 20 Redwing, 1 Grey Wagtail, 1 Firecrest (B Bosisto, L Payne)

Porthpean: 30 Common Scoter, 3 Great Northern Diver, 2 Black-throated Diver, 7 Common Gull (B Bosisto, L Payne)

Mevagissey: 3 Great Northern Diver, c.10 Guillemot, 86 Herring Gull, 1 Firecrest. (P Roseveare)

Caerhays: 161 Black-headed Gull, 2 Canada Goose, 2 Cormorant, 48 Herring Gull, 1 Little Egret, 5 Little Grebe, 3 Mute Swan, 3 Nuthatch, 6 Oystercatcher, 1 Wigeon. (P Roseveare)

Portholland: 1 Great Northern Diver, 3 Black-throated Diver, 5 Mediterranean Gull. (P Roseveare)

Pendower: 1 Red-necked Grebe, 9 Black-throated Diver, 5 Great Northern Diver, 5 Common Scoter. (P Roseveare)

Portscatho: 1 Long-tailed Duck, 2 Great Northern Diver, 32 Mediterranean Gull, 46 Turnstone, 18 Dunlin, 2 Sanderling, 16 Oystercatcher.

Carrick Roads: 9 Black-necked Grebe, 2 Slavonian Grebe, 5 Red-breasted Merganser, 1 Red-throated Diver, 2 Great Northern Diver. (P Roseveare)

Roseland Peninsula: 5+ Cirl Buntings on private land. (P Roseveare)

Cirl Bunting – P Roseveare

Gillan Creek: 1 Common Sandpiper, 1 Firecrest. (D Wright)

St Anthony Meneage: 20 Mediterranean Gull. (D Wright) Also, 1 Redshank, 2 Oystercatcher, 2 Curlew, 7 Little Egret. (H Norton)

Helford Passage: 1 Black Throated Diver, 1 Great Northern Diver. (D Wright)

Trethvas Farm, Lizard: 110 Fieldfare on maize stubble. (D Collins)

Truro River: Avocet at half tide. (A.Hill)

Penryn River: 35 Redshank, 2 Greenshank, 23 Teal,1 Kingfisher, 3 Little Egrets, 7 Curlew (E Wilcox)

Talland Bay: 6 Oystercatcher, 4 Fulmar, 2 Eider (1female, 1 immature male), Kestrel, 2 Wren, 6 Pied Wagtail, 2 Rock Pipit. (E Mayhew)

Cape Cornwall: 3 Chough. (Swallow Birding)

Gwealavellan: 1 Barn Owl. (T Polglase)

Truro:  The Meadow Pipit continues to frequent our private garden on a daily basis plus 6 Goldfinches, 1 male Blackcap and a Song Thrush singing at dawn this morning. (K&J Mortimore)

Mawgan: 1 Red Admiral in garden (P. Bedford)

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Friday 27th December 2019

Newlyn harbour: 7 Great Northern Diver, Black Guillemot & 1 Kingfisher. (P Ash L Proctor P Roseveare B Bosisto L Payne) Also juv Iceland Gull on the fish market roof. (L Proctor)

Black Guillemot – Paul Ash

Great Northern Diver – Paul Ash

Great Northern Diver – Paul Ash

Newlyn: 4 Common Scoter, 5 Great Northern Diver, 2 Blackcap, 1 Firecrest, 2 Black Redstart, 1 Grey Wagtail (P Roseveare B Bosisto L Payne)

Marazion Beach: 1 Scandinavian Rock Pipit (B Bosisto L Payne)

Chapel Amble: Siberian Chiffchaff, 4 Water Pipit and Pink-footed Goose. (D Julian)

Walmsley Sanctuary (Keyholders only): 83 Cattle Egrets at 16:00. (A Langdon)

Cattle Egret – Adrian Langdon

Drift Reservoir (members only): Long-tailed Duck, 3 Tufted Duck, 1 Great Northern Diver, 2 Great Crested Grebe, 3 Little Grebe, 1 Moorhen, 5 Med Gull and 1 Kingfisher. (DK Parker)

Newquay Towan Head: 3 Red-throated Divers off the point, also many Gannets few Auks and Kittiwakes plus Black Redstart near car park. (M Lammas) 28 Turnstone, 9 Purple Sandpiper, 20 Oystercatcher. (S Rowe)

Newquay: 1 Black-throated Diver, 11 Red-throated Diver, 3 Great Northern Diver in bay. Also 1 Black Redstart in harbour. (S Rowe)

Ellenglaze, Cubert: 1 Firecrest, 6 Bullfinch, 1 Jay, c100 Skylark. (S Rowe)

Newquay Zoo: 10 Chiffchaff, 10 Greenfinch, 3 Blackcap, 9 Song Thrush, 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker. (S Grose)

Newquay sports centre: 2 Kestrel, 46 Rook, 96 Black headed Gull, 2 Raven. (S Grose)

Hele Bridge area: 2 Song Thrushes in full song, 4 Robins – two skirmishing, 3 Magpies, flock of c130 Herring and Black-headed Gulls. Numerous Jackdaws and Carrion Crows. (H Kendall)

Hayle Estuary RSPB: 1 Slavonian Grebe, 3 Great Northern Divers, 7 Grey Plover, 10+ Redshank, 1 Greenshank and 1 Med Gull in Carnsew Basin. (P Graham J Witheywood) Also 3 Goosander, 2 Knot, 1 Greylag Goose, 53 Cormorant. (R Veal) 1 Peregrine Falcon, 5 Yellow Legged Gull (4 adult , 1 Second Winter), 463 Lesser-black Backed Gull, 1 adult Herring x Lesser black Backed Gull, 2 Mediterranean Gull, 5 Common Gull, 1 Kingfisher. (B Bosisto P Roseveare L Payne)

Greenshank – J Witheywood

Hannafore, West Looe: 7 Great Northern Diver, 10 Common Eider, 8 Oystercatcher, 7 Turnstone, 1 Grey Heron, 2 Little Egret, 1 Kingfisher, 1 Stonechat. (D Spooner)

Morwenstow: Leucistic Starling again. (A Rowland)

Leucistic Starling – Alan Rowland

Leucistic Starling – Alan Rowland

Lizard Point: 6 Manx Shearwater, 2 Balearic Shearwater, 3 Great Skua, 7 Black-throated Diver. (I Maclean)

Lizard Downs: 2 Jack Snipe, 51 Snipe. (I Maclean)

St Ives Head: 1 Black Redstart.

Wilcove: 11 Black tailed Godwit. (A Blonden)

St Germans Quay: 2 Barnacle Geese. (A Blonden)

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Sunday 22nd December 2019

Newlyn: Black Guillemot, 5 Great Northern Diver and Iceland Gull this am. (S Rogers)

Black Guillemot – S Rogers

St Ives: 1 Sooty Shearwater, 8 Great Skua, 2 Great Northern Diver, 2 Common Scoter this am. (R Augarde)

Pendeen: 1 Pomarine Skua west 12:05. (R Wilkins)

Hayle Estuary: 1 ad Ring-billed Gull and 1 ad Caspian Gull reported.

Illogan: Ring-necked Parakeet in valley gardens, also Buzzard. (J Baker)

Millbrook Lake: 2 Egyptian Goose, drk Red-breasted Merganser, f Goldeneye, 4 Avocet, 2 Mistle Thrush. (R Veal)

St Johns: 30 Avocet, 2 Kingfisher, 20+ Redshank, 6 Greenshank, 12 Teal, 2 Wigeon. (A Radford)

Long Rock Pool: Red breasted Merganser (female) present again. (I Bott)

Penzance: 1m Eider. (I Bott)

St Clement: 1 fem type Black Redstart, 2 Nuthatch, 1 m Blackcap, 1 Greenfinch, 5 Coal Tit, 1 Siskin from churchyard. (S Grose)

St Clements, Tresemple Pool: 1 Common Sandpiper, 4 Greenshank 36 Redshank, 5 Little Grebe, 1 Kingfisher, 16 Teal. 71 Black headed Gull, 5 Mediterranean Gull, 38 Shelduck on Tresillian River. (S Grose)

Malpas: Male Black Redstart in village. (M Costa)

Malpas, Menadews Farm: 18 Cattle Egret, 23 Curlew. (S Grose)

Truro River: 1 Avocet, 1 Common Sandpiper, 120 Lapwing, 60 Curlew, 50 Wigeon, 1 Greenshank, 4 Black tailed Godwit (D Eva)

Chapel Amble: Siberian Chiffchaff and Firecrest this morning, also 14 Chiffchaff and a Cetti’s Warbler. (D Julian)

Walmsley (key holders only): Female Scaup and Pink-footed Goose still. (D Julian)

Gannel Estuary: 1 ad Yellow-legged Gull, 650 Herring Gull, 110 Lesser Black-backed Gull, 64 Great Black-backed Gull. (S Rowe)

The Lost Gardens of Heligen: 2 Nuthatch, 2 Great Spotted Woodpecker. (C Hooper)

Nuthatch – C Hooper

Threemilestone: 1m and 1f Blackcap, 4 Redwings in private garden. (E Harris)

Mawnan Smith: 1 male Blackcap (P Finney)

Penhale Point: 1 Peregrine Falcon, 3 Chough, 2 Snow Bunting. (S Grose)

Gannel Estuary: 1 Common Sandpiper, 1 Kingfisher, 2 Redshank. Also 1 Little Grebe on the boating lake. (S Grose)

East Looe: 3 Common Eider, 2 Great Crested Grebe, 2 Great Northern Diver. (D Spooner)

Porthleven: 21 Goldfinch,1 Bullfinch, 2 Chaffinch 2 Greenfinch, 1 Dunnock, 2 Blackbird, 4 Collared Dove. (S Richards)

Goldfinch – S Richards

Carrick Roads: 11 Black-necked Grebe, 3 Great Northern Diver, 16 Red-breasted Merganser, 1 Common Sandpiper. (J St Ledger)

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Sunday 15th December 2019

Late news, 14/12, Perranporth: Snow Bunting on 4th green Perranporth Golf Course. (S. Cox)

Colliford Reservoir and Dozmary Pool: 122 Canada Goose,1 Great Crested Grebe,1 Cormorant,11 Teal,7 Mallard,4 Tufted Duck,3 Goosander,15 Golden Plover,77 Black-headed Gull,61 Lesser Black-backed Gull,1 Herring Gull,1 Great Black-backed Gull,1 Buzzard,1 IW male Hen Harrier,1 Raven,16 Carrion Crow,21 Jackdaw,1 Magpie,270 Starling,1 Stock Dove,36 Fieldfare,17 Redwing,2 House Sparrow,3 Meadow Pipit,1 Stonechat,1 Dunnock and 2 Wren. (DA Conway) Also, Colliford: 1 Barnacle Goose, 240 Canada Goose, 4 Cormorant, 2m & 2f Goosander, 7 Great Crested Grebe, 34 Teal, 1 ad Yellow-legged Gull, 48 Fieldfare, 19 Redwing, 1 Peregrine Falcon probably of the form “calidus” showing well at Loveny. Dozmary: 1m & 1f Goldeneye, 6 Tufted Duck, 5 Shoveler, c.25 Mallard, c.15 Teal and c.50 Lapwing. (P Roseveare)

Peregrine Falcon – P Roseveare

Walmsley Sanctuary: 1 Pink-footed Goose, 31 Shoveler , 60 Teal, 20 Wigeon, 12 Gadwall, 1 Goldeneye (drake), 1 Scaup (female), 3 Tufted Duck, 2 Shelduck, 1 Water Pipit, 1 Cettis Warbler, 2 Swallow. (B Bosisto)

Chapel Amble: 9 Water Pipit and 3 Siberian Chiffchaff. (D Julian)

Camel Estuary: Curlew Sandpiper at Dinham Mudflats. (D Julian)

Malpas Village: 1 Black Redstart and 1 Blackcap. (M Costa)

Argal Reservoir: 4 Great Crested Grebe, 6 Tufted Duck, 10 Mallard , 3 Mediterranean Gull (D Eva)

College Reservoir: 102 Coot, 1 female Goldeneye, 4 Shoveler, 61 Wigeon, 16 Moorhen, 15 Tufted Duck, 2 Teal (D Eva)

Illogan: Ring-necked Parakeet over cemetery at 09.00. (J Baker)

Gannel Estuary: 1 ad Yellow-legged Gull. (S Rowe)

Polbathic Creek: 1 Whimbrel, 2 Barnacle Geese with Canadas. (A Blonden)

St Germans Quay: 5 Black tailed Godwit. (A Blonden)

Erth Island: 1 Peregrine. (A Blonden)

Coverack: 1st winter Iceland Gull and a Black-throated Diver. (D Wright)

Sennen Cove: 3 Mediterranean Gull, 7 Common Gull, 36 Lesser Black backed Gull, 47 Great Black backed Gull, 7 Chough. (S Grose)

Callestick: 1 Woodcock, 1 Teal, 1 Firecrest, 2 Goldcrest, 1 Chiffchaff and 100 Fieldfares (T Wilson)

Loe Valley: 1 Yellow-browed Warbler. Also Ferruginous Duck of suspect origin on Helston Boating Lake still. (I Maclean)

Padstow: 71 Lesser Black-backed Gull, 48 Common Gull, 5 Mediterranean Gull, 580 Black-headed Gull, 1 Kingfisher (B Bosisto)

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