Friday 2nd December 2016

Friday 2nd December 2016

Newlyn, Sandy Cove: 2 Velvet Scoter past flying towards Long Rock. (L Proctor, B Dodd)

Porthilly, St Michael’s church/Porth illy beach: Black Redstart, Kingfisher, 3 Mediterranean Gull, 1 Greenshank and 1 Peregrine. (S Grose)

Hayle Estuary RSPB, Lelant Saltings: 1 1w male Green-winged Teal. (TR Cleeves, MJ Spicer)

Penzance: 1 Firecrest, 1f Blackcap in private garden. (N Phillips)

Tehidy Country Park: 1 Kingfisher, 3 Goldcrest, 2 Nuthatch. (A James)

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Falmouth: 3 Black Redstart on rooftops on Castle Drive. 2 Whimbrel, 1 Purple Sandpiper, 1 Kingfisher on the coast. (J St Ledger)

Maenporth: 2 Common Scoter. (J St Ledger)

Probus: 1 Firecrest, 10+ Fieldfare feeding on windfall apples in private garden. (B Field)


Fieldfare, Brian Field

Treverva: 1m Merlin in nearby fields (D Chaney)

Feock: 5 Great Northern Diver, 2 Black-throated Diver, 10 Black-necked Grebe, 14 Red-breasted Merganser. (C Urquart, T Phelps)

Mylor Churchtown: 3 Velvet Scoter still.

Polgigga: 1 House Martin this morning (M Wallace) Also 1 Yellow-browed Warbler along Bosositow Lane.

Penryn: 1 Yellow-browed Warbler on Penryn campus. (C Urquart, T Phelps)

College Reservoir: 2 Firecrest, 1 Marsh Tit, 1 1w m Scaup. (C Urquart, T Phelps)

Sennen: 1 Little Egret on pond at Mayon (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

St Ives: 1 Red Kite over Tregenna Castle at 3pm (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

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