Saturday 11th December 2021

Saturday 11th December 2021

Dozmary Pool: 5 (2 drk) Ring-necked Duck, 7 Pochard, drk Shoveler. (R Veal)

Colliford: 8 (6 drk) Goosander. (R Veal)

Hayle Estuary RSPB: ad Ring-billed Gull, 5 (3 ad, 1 near ad, 2w) Yellow-legged Gull’s , 2 ad argentatus Herring Gull, c30 Common Gull, 5 (2m) Goosander, 1 Bar-tailed Godwit on main estuary. (R Veal, M Halliday). Great White Egret, 1 Black-tailed Godwit, c100 Golden Plover on Ryan’s Field. (R Veal)

Great White Egret, Reuben Veal

Great White Egret, Reuben Veal

Great White Egret, Reuben Veal

Frenchman’s Creek: 25 Cattle Egret. (I Maclean)

Helford Passage: 1 Red-necked Grebe on south side near ferry quay. (I Maclean)

Portscatho: 1 Firecrest. 1 Slavonian Grebe. 1 Black Throated Diver. 4 Great Northern Diver. (A Roberts)

Marazion, Longrock Pool: 1 Black-necked Grebe still. Also 1 Great Northern Diver, 2 f Common Scoter offshore. (R Veal)

Penzance: 10 + Swallow feeding and flying under the canopy of Sainsburys Supermarket. (N Leggo R Veal)

Marazion Marsh: 4 Swallows at 15:15pm. (P Fraser)

Talskiddy: 1 Siberian Chiffchaff. (P Roseveare)

Treraven Meadow: 2 Water Pipit. (D Julian)

St Ives: 1 female Brambling, 1 female Bullfinch in private garden. (S Peach)

female Brambling – Steve Peach

Carrick Roads: 12 Red-breasted Merganser, 3 Great crested Grebe, 2 Great Northern Diver. (D Eva)

Torpoint: Great Northern Diver off Marine Drive. (D Sharp)

Great Northern Diver – Deena Sharp

Millbrook: 4 Red-breasted Merganser, 14 Cormorant, 1 Grey Heron, 3 Moorhen, 13 Redshank, 3 Greenshank. (D Sharp)

Greenshank – Deena Sharp

Gannel Estuary: 26 Wigeon, 1 Grey Plover, 1 Water Pipit off carpark. (M Lammas)

Towan Head: 1st w male Eider, 6 Purple Sandpiper, 26 Turnstone, 11 Oystercatcher. (S Rowe)

Ruan Lanihorne: 2 Merlin. (S Martinez)

Truro: Meadow Pipit in private garden. (M Costa)

Tresemple Pool: 1 Water Rail, 300+ Wood Pigeon over. (M Jones)

Par Beach Pool: 1 Common Sandpiper, 3 Oystercatcher, 1 Mediterranean Gull amongst 179 Black-headed Gull, 30+Teal, 3 Snipe. (S Grose)

Par, Spit Beach: 1 f Black Redstart, 1 Knot, 2 Grey Plover, 4 B tailed Godwit, 3 Dunlin, 56 Oystercatcher, 7 Turnstone, 10 Eider (9m 1f),3 Rock Pipit. (S Grose)

Knot & Dunlin – Shaun Grose

Eider flock – Shaun Grose

Trehaddle; Cusgarne: 8 Jackdaw including 1 colour ringed, (left leg red/white over green. right leg metal over orange). (M Clayton)

Late news, 10/12/21, Pendeen: 3yr Pomarine Skua, 11 Manx Shearwater, Great Northern Diver, 2 Great Skua (P Clement, S Rogers)

Late news, 10/12/21,Helston Sewage Works: 2 Firecrest. (Cornwall Birdwatching Tours via Twitter)

Late news, 10/12/21, Hayle Estuary RSPB: 1 Water Pipit on Ryan’s Field. (Cornwall Birdwatching Tours via Twitter)

Late news, 10/12/21,Penzance; Jubilee Pool: 26 Purple Sandpiper. (Cornwall Birdwatching Tours via Twitter)

 

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