Monday 29 October 2012

Monday 29 October 2012

Late News 28/10 Bodmin Moor: 1 Woodcock (flushed), 20 Redwing, 5 Song Thrush, 2 Treecreeper, 2 Raven, 2 Great Spotted Woodpecker, mixed flock of Marsh, Coal, Blue, Great and Long-tailed Tits with 3 Goldcrest, 2 Canada Goose, c30Mallard and 1 Moorhen at Red Moor. (P McVey)
Marazion Marsh RSPB: 2 Grey Heron, 1+ Little Egret, 2 Cormorant, 4 Mute Swan plus 4 cygnets, 2 Canada Geese, 19 Mallard, 1 Aylesbury Duck, 8 Teal, 2 Little Grebe, 1 Water Rail, 18 Moorhen, 1 Snipe, 1 Firecrest, 4 Goldcrest, 1 Chiffchaff, 7 Long-tailed Tit, 1 Stonechat and 1 Cetti’s Warbler. (D Parker & D Flumm)
Nanquidno: 5 Chiffchaff, 16 Goldcrest, 6, 7, 9 & 9 Long-tailed Tit, 4 Great Spotted Woodpecker, 2 Grey Wagtail, 1 m Siskin and 2 Raven. (D Parker & C Moore)
Drift Reservoir: 4 Mute Swan, 13 Greylag, 59 Mallard, 5 Call Duck, 2 male Gadwall, 12 Tufted Duck, m & f Pochard, 7 Little Grebe, 4 Moorhen, 1+ Water Rail, 1 Green Sandpiper, 10 Lapwing, 1 Chiffchaff and 1 Grey Wagtail. (D Parker)
Marazion: 31 Turnstone, 2 Sanderling, 1 Dunlin, 1 Ringed Plover, 1 Oystercatcher and 1 Wheatear on the beach plus 15 Dark-bellied Brent Geese by Pulpit Rock and another off the Station House and 2 1w Med Gulls offshore. (D Parker)
Croft Pascoe Pool: Adult Whooper Swan still present. (G Adams)
Kenidjack: 1 Ring Ouzel, Firecrest and Dark-bellied Brent Goose flying down coast. (C Moore)
Stithians Reservoir: 1 Sparrowhawk, 1 Buzzard, 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker, 1 Marsh Tit, 5 Blue Tit, 1 Coal Tit, 4 Great Tit, 1 Greenfinch, 2 Bullfinch (male), 2 Reed Bunting, 11 Goldfinch, 2 Moorhen, 7 Coot, 5 Teal, 7 Wigeon and 1 Pochard from the Cut-off hide. (J St Ledger)

Lundy Bay: 5 Common Scoter and 2 Harbour Porpoise feeding in Lundy Bay between Port Quin and Pentireglaze in the afternoon. (C Selway)
Hayle Estuary RSPB: 15 Dark-bellied Brent Geese in the morning. Also 2 Spoonbill on Copperhouse Creek. (B Dodd)
Trevelgue Head (Porth Island), Newquay: Chough at mid-day, feeding but then flew off. (P Mason)
Culdrose: 1 Black Redstart. (D Wright)
Lizard: Olive-backed Pipit still at Little Treleaver, Coverack. (J Foster)
Cape Cornwall: Dark-bellied Brent Goose on the golf course at 11:30. (sennen Cove Birdwatching)
Sennen Cove: Black Redstart at North Rocks. (sennen Cove Birdwatching)
Porthcurno: Sooty Shearwater and Great Northern Diver this morning.
Porthgwarra: Richard’s Pipit still on the moor.