Saturday 12th November

Saturday 12th November

Hayle Estuary: 1 drake Green-winged Teal, 1 female Garganey, 1 Water Pipit, 1 adult Yellow-legged Gull, 1 drake Pintail, 1 Arctic Tern, 2 Spoonbill. (D Eva, M Halliday, T Phelps, L Langley)

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Spoonbill, Garganey and Arctic Tern, Mark Halliday


Gannel Estuary: drake American Wigeon this afternoon, earlier sat on the sea off Fistral with Wigeon. (S Rowe)

Loe Pool: 1 Slavonian Grebe, 14 Great Crested Grebe, 3 Goosander, 11 Pochard, 12 Teal, 2 Kingfisher, 1 Water Rail, 2 Grey Wagtail, 1 Cetti’s Warbler, 1 Sparrowhawk, 263 Herring Gull, 55 Lesser Black-backed Gull. (G Adams)

St Gothian Sands LNR: 1 1w Goldeneye, 1 Water Rail and 2 Coot. (MJ Spicer – photo)


Bude Marshes: 1 Siberian Chiffchaff, 6+ Chiffchaff along canal footpath. (A Roberts)

Kenidjack: male Hen Harrier over the moor late afternoon. (H&G Charman)

Pendeen: 0910-0950: 2 Balearic Shearwater, 11 Wigeon, 3 Teal, and c90 Gannet. (L Langley)

Maenporth: 2 female Common Scoter feeding off the beach. (J St Ledger)

Helford River: 1 Great Northern Diver off Trebah beach. (J St Ledger)

Marazion: Yellow-browed Warbler along Red River, 3 Great Northern Diver offshore.

Drift Reservoir: female Scaup, 1 Pink-footed Goose. Also 1 hybrid Aythya, 6 Great Crested Grebe, 15 Tufted Duck, 1 Coot. (D Parker)

Penzance: male Eider in the harbour.

Tehidy Woods: 6 Chaffinch, 2 Jay, 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker, 1 Green Woodpecker (in field). (J. Baker)

Perranuthnoe: Hudsonian Whimbrel again at Boat Cove.

Point Quay, Restronguet: Dalmatian Pelican again.

Sennen: Cattle Egret at Brew Farm in afternoon.

Lizard Point guided seawatch: 2 Balearic Shearwater, 1 Chough, 1 Cormorant, 6 Fulmar, 30 Guillemot, 4 Oystercatcher, 1 Red-throated Diver, 6 Swallow, 1 Black-throated Diver, 2 Chiffchaff, 1 Common Scoter, 250 Gannet, 6 Great Skua, 700 Kittiwake, 1 Merlin, 470 Razorbill, 1 Robin, 18 Shag, 12 Turnstone. (T Blunden)

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