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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Friday 13th December 2019

Constantine STW: 2 Siberian Chiffchaff, 1 Yellow-browed Warbler, 1 Firecrest, 5 Chiffchaff, 20 Goldcrest, 15 Redwing. (D Collins)

Walmsley Reserve: 1 Pink-footed Goose, 1 drake Goldeneye, 1 female Scaup. (A Langdon)

Drake Goldeneye – A Langdon

Drake Goldeneye – A Langdon

Carnsew Pool, Hayle: 3 Great Northern Diver.

Porthilly Beach: 7 Common Gull, 1 Kingfisher, 1 Otter. (S Grose)

Truro: In private garden 25 Goldfinch, 10 Greenfinch, 2 Blackcap coming to feeders all day (P. Carter)

St Ives (07:50-11:20): 21 Great Northern Diver, 2 Black-throated Diver, 12 Great Skua, 1 blue Fulmar, c6000 Kittiwake, c4000 auks (roughly 3:1 Guillemot to Razorbill). (R Veal, R Wilkins)

Penzance: 1 Ring-necked Parakeet still around the cemetery. (R Veal)

Padstow: Hooded Crow in a private garden.

Constantine Bay, nr Padstow: 1 ‘white Sparrowhawk’ reported by non-birder.

Bissom: 1 Firecrest, 3 Chiffchaff, 2 Grey Wagtail, 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker. (J St Ledger)

Firecrest – John St Ledger

Polbathic Creek: 1 Whimbrel. (A Blonden)

Crowdy Reservoir: 2 m Goosander, 1 Kingfisher, 1 Little Grebe, 34 Lesser Black-backed Gull, 453 Black-headed Gull, 1 Mistle Thrush, 24 Fieldfare, 3 Crossbill, above the hide. (S Grose)

Advent Church: 1 Tawny Owl. (S Grose)

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Wednesday 4th December 2019

Late News, 3/12, Lower Tamar Lakes: 3m &1f Ring-necked Duck, 10 m&f Goosander,  8 Great Crested Grebes, 20 Mallard, 30+ Wigeon, Grey Heron, 3 Long-tailed Tit, 2 Great Tit, Blue Tits  (D&H Phillips)

Ring-necked Ducks – D&H Phillips

Goosander – D&H Phillips

Late News, 3/12, Mounts Bay: Black Guillemot from Jubilee Pool at 10:50 flying towards Mousehole. (M Mckee)

Late News, 3/12, Dobwalls: 30 House Sparrows, 1 Firecrest, 2m & 1f Bullfinchs in our garden (C&J Duffy)

Late news, 2/12, Porth Joke to Cubert Common: 2 Kestrel, 2 Firecrest, 3 Water Rails seen another heard so 4 birds. 2 Bullfinch, 5 Goldfinch, 8 Fulmar, 1 Buzzard. (C Mason)

Late news, 3/12, Porth Joke to Cubert Common: 2 Kestrel, 2 Water Rail, 3 Firecrest, 13 Long-tailed Tits, 2 Great Tits, 3 Blue Tits, 18 Lapwing, 22 Linnet, 1 Chiffchaff, 42 Grey Seals. (C Mason)

Cot Valley: Pallas’s Warbler and Willow Warbler still present. (M Ahmad)

Looe: Great Egret just north of “Welcome to Looe” sign on east side of A397 but flew off 11.00. (P Aley)

Hannafore: 1 Slavonian Grebe, 3 Eider, 1m Black Redstart, Kingfisher. (P Aley)

Walmsley: 1 Great Egret flew north this morning, 1 Little Egret, 2 Dunlin, 1 Pink-footed Goose, 1 female Scaup, 7 Skylark (B Bosisto L Payne)

Camel Estuary Wadebridge to Padstow: 12 Mute Swan, 50 Canada Goose, 45 Shelduck, 12 Mallard, 62 Wigeon, 2 Shoveler, 2 Pintail, 10 Red-legged Partridge, 1 Great Crested Grebe, 6 Little Grebe, 4 Cormorant, 2 Shag, 5 Grey Heron, 6 Little Egret, 2 Buzzard, 1 Kestrel, 2 Moorhen, 85 Oystercatcher, 6 Ringed Plover, 6 Grey Plover, 1500 Golden Plover, 75 Lapwing, 5 Knot, 4 Turnstone, 150 Dunlin, 1 Common Sandpiper, 45 Redshank, 1 Greenshank, 65 Black-tailed godwit, 1 Bar-tailed godwit, 65 Curlew, 1 Snipe, 120 Black-headed gull, 4 Common gull, 65 Herring Gull, 2 Lesser Black-backed Gull, 22 Great Black-backed Gull, 5 Wood Pigeon, 1 Meadow Pipit, 2 Pied Wagtail, 2 Grey Wagtail, 1 Dunnock, 3 Robin, 8 Blackbird, 2 Song Thrush, 2 Blackcap, 3 Chiffchaff, 4 Goldcrest, 2 Firecrest, 2 Blue Tit, 2 Long-tailed Tit, 2 Magpie, 3 Jackdaw, 35 Rook, 55 Carrion Crow, 1 Raven, 25 Starling, 9 House Sparrow, 2 Chaffinch, 2 Goldfinch. (M Scawen et al.)

Polgigga: 1 Lapland Bunting and 1 Black Redstart along fields of Higher Bosistow Lane. (M Wallace)

Drift Reservoir: Long-tailed Duck. (D Fumm)

Sancreed: 1 Cattle Egret, 3 Little Egret, 30 Redwing. (D Flumm)

Mounts Bay: 3 Great Northern Divers reported.

Marazion: 1 Velvet Scoter, 1 juv drk Eider, 2 Red-throated Diver, 1 Great Northern Diver offshore. (R Veal, P St Pierre)

Men-an-Tol: 1 f-type Marsh Harrier, 5 Fieldfare. (R Veal)

Bude Marshes: Yellow-browed Warbler still present.

Truro:  Firecrest in private garden again this morning. (K&J Mortimore)

Malpas Village: Black Redstart. (M Costa)

Spit Beach, Par: 12 Eider Duck offshore (R Hampshire) Common Sandpiper on pool. (P Aley)

Porthpean: 5 Great Northern Diver, 3 Common Scoter. (P Aley)

Lanhydrock: 2 Brambling with Chaffinches along the driveway. (J Rance)

St Ives Island (07:35-12:00): 2 Eider (f), 5 Shelduck (flying west), 12 Gannet, 200 Razorbill, 1 Stonechat (m), 1 Kestrel (f) (P Nason)

Gwithian: 2m+2f Gadwall, 4 Graylag, 40 Canada Geese. (J Witheywood)

Tredrizzisk: 1 Cattle Egret over, 1 Firecrest from a private garden. (S Grose)

Crugmeer: 2 Barn Owl, 5 Raven, 4 Roe Deer. (S Grose)

Sennen: 5 Swans sp over at 13.30. Landed couple of times on inland fields, probably went off east (J Miller)

Carnsew Pool, Hayle: Slavonian Grebe and Great Northern Diver still present. (M Rouncefield)

Slavonian Grebe – Marlene Rouncefield

Slavonian Grebe – Marlene Rouncefield

Great Northern Diver – Marlene Rouncefield

Trispen: 2 Firecrest in private garden. (C Mason)

Roseland, Ruan Lanihorne: 5 Whooper Swans in flight NW up river Fal above Sett Bridge at 15:15. (D Hall)

Crowdy: 1 Red-breasted Merganser (female), 2 Great Crested Grebe, 1 Kingfisher, several Teal and Wigeon, 2 Goldcrest, 9 Raven. (A Piper)

Rough Tor: 1 Peregrine, 3 Buzzard, 1 Kestrel, 7 Fieldfare, 3 Raven, 2 Crossbill, large Starling murmuration, 1 male Hen Harrier hunting in the valley at 15:45. (A Piper)

Siblyback Reservoir: 1 Barnacle Goose with flock of 120 Canada Geese. (P Crispin)

Seaton: 1 Great Northern Diver.(P Aley)

Lynher: 88 Avocet, 2 Spoonbill & Kingfisher. Wilcove: 1 Whimbrel.(P Aley)

Torpoint: 1 Slavonian Grebe, Common Scoter, 4 Brent Goose, 3 Great Northern Diver & 2 Common Dolphin. (P Aley)

St Germans: a female Black Redstart at the quayside this afternoon. (A Payne)

Carnanton woods: 1 Barn Owl, 3 Woodcock, 1 Tawney Owl heard. (S Grose)

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