Monday 22nd November 2021

Monday 22nd November 2021

***The Walmsley Tower Hide will be closed on Tuesday 23rd November from 12 noon till dark for essential maintenance. Thank you for your understanding at short notice. – Adrian Langdon***

Lower Boscaswell: Rosy Starling still. (P Combridge)

Hayle Estuary: American Golden Plover still on main estuary. Great White Egret still on Ryan’s Field. (M Mckee) In addition, 1 Black Tailed Godwit, c150 Lapwing. Copperhouse: 1 Grey Plover, 1 Bar Tailed Godwit, 1 Black Tailed Godwit, 1 Greenshank. (A Nicholson) Also, 2 Brent Goose, 1 Goosander, 2 Knot, 12 Dunlin. (J St Ledger, L Colliver)

Goosander – Linda Colliver

Brent Geese – John St Ledger

Gwynver, Sennen Cove: 8 Chough. (B Hicks)

Leswidden, St Just: 83 Lapwing, 15 Golden Plover. (D Flumm)

Duke of Wellington pub, St Just: 1m Black Redstart. (N Moss)

Newbridge: 70 Lapwing. (D Flumm)

Porthgwarra: Siberian Chiffchaff and 13 Snipe. (N Moss)

Cot Valley: 1 Black Redstart (m), 1 Grey Wagtail, 2 Siskin, 1 Kestrel, 1 Common Buzzard, 2 Chough mobbing Merlin after flushing the falcon from its perch. Several Redwing over with a few Fieldfare included in flock (J Evans)

Long Rock: 3 Swallow and c50 Sanderling. (S Oliver)

Mount’s Bay: 5 Great Northern Diver (from Jubilee Pool), 1 Little Egret, 4 Purple Sandpiper (Battery Rocks) (N R Rogers) in addition 30 Sanderling on Marazion Beach. (L Colliver)

Sanderling – Linda Colliver

Porthleven: 2 Black Redstart (incl ad male), 40 Stock Dove. Also 2 Red Admiral on the wing. (D Flumm)

Loe Pool: 13 Great Crested Grebe, 3 Goosander (male & 2 redheads), 22 Pochard, 7 Tufted Duck, 20 Teal, 6 Wigeon, 11 Shoveler, 1 Chiffchaff. (D Flumm) In addition, 29 Pochard, 30 Teal, 13 Shoveler, 2 Great Crested Grebe. (P Taylor, H Mitchell)

St Keverne: Brambling visiting feeders at Cedarwood holidays. (J Jones)

Phillack, Hayle: (07.50 and 08.40) large movement of Starlings and winter Thrushes from the west to north east flying low. Up to 250 a minute for first 20 minutes. The majority of thrushes appeared to be Fieldfare. (J Eaton)

Brunnion Meadow; Lelant Downs: 1 Snipe, 9 Curlew, 1 Herring Gull, 2 Pied Wagtail. (P Geddes)

Constantine: Woodock flew low over house at 5.08 pm. (T Pinfield)

Stithians (Southern end): 59 Lapwing, 1 Jay, 6 Snipe, 2 Coal Tit, 1 f Reed Bunting. (P Taylor, H Mitchell)

Jay – Phil Taylor and Hilary Mitchell

Swanpool: 1m Black Redstart (D Peers)

Castle Beach, Falmouth: 2 Black Redstart. (J Irvine)

Ruan Lanihorne: 150 Teal, 100+ Wigeon, 4 Shoveler, 1 Barnacle Goose among numerous Canada Geese. (A Blackwood)

Chyverton Cross: 750 Redwing, 10 Fieldfare, 1 Blackbird, 3 Stock Dove and 20 Golden Plover all east in 20 minutes early am. (T Wilson)

Gannel Estuary: 3 Teal, 1 Sanderling, 1 Dunlin, 1 Ringed Plover. (M Lammas, S Rowe)

Rock: 2 Great Spotted Woodpecker feeding on alder cones, 2 Mistle Thrush amongst Redwing /Fieldfare flock, 2 Sparrowhawk, 7 Greenfinch. (S Grose)

Kingsmill Lake: 71 Avocet, 45+ Redshank, 8+ Greenshank, 95 Black-tailed Godwit, 31 Dunlin, 15 Lapwing, 34+ Curlew, 25 Shelduck, 182 Teal & 94 Wigeon (P Kemp)

Late submission, 17/11, Ruan Lanihorne: 1 Barnacle Goose. (A Nicholson)

Late submission, 21/11, Fowey River, Restormal Manor: 2 Dipper. (S Grose)

Dipper – S Grose