Saturday 28th November 2020

Saturday 28th November 2020

Please observe current Government guidelines with respect to travel and coronavirus restrictions (social distancing etc), but do still enjoy your birding locally and responsibly.

Marazion: Woodcock over Green Lane at first light. (DK Parker)

Crows-an-Wra: Sociable Lapwing initially here in flight at 10.05 and in field by the caravan park then flew along the A30 towards St Buryan. Also ringtail Hen Harrier and 2 Chough (S Rowe, T Carson)

St Buryan: Sociable Lapwing in fields to north of B3283 c300m east of the garage c10.30-11-10 when it flew back towards Crows-an-Wra. (S Rogers et al)

Penzance (Jubilee Pool): 7 Purple Sandpiper, 12 Common Scoter, 1 Pacific Diver. (I Grant, F Were, N Rogers) 3 Black-throated Diver and 1 Red-throated Diver off Jubilee Pool mid-pm. (S Rowe, T Carson)

Church Cove; Lizard: adult male Red-breasted Flycatcher still. (Birdguides)

Newlyn: Yellow-browed Warbler, Siberian Chiffchaff, Black Redstart and 2 Blackcap at Sandy Cove. (L Proctor T Mills) also 36 Common Scoter & 4 Great Northern Diver. (S Rowe T Carson)

Yellow-browed Warbler – Tony Mills

Walmsley Sanctuary: Pink Footed Goose, 2 Cetti’s Warbler. (C Selway)

Towan Head, Newquay: 23 Purple Sandpiper, 1 Grey Plover. (N Long) 19 Purple Sandpiper, 1 Grey Plover, 29 Oystercatcher, 7 Turnstone, 1m Kestrel, 1 Kingfisher, 3 Rock Pipit. Great Northern Diver still off Fly cellars. (S Grose)

Whipsiderry: 7 Corn Bunting, 2 Peregrine Falcon, 1 Yellowhammer. (S Grose)

Pendeen: Juv Iceland Gull. (P Clement)

Par Beach: 1 Great Northern Diver, 9 Eider (7 male, 2 female). (E Mayhew)

Par Pond: 1 Common Sandpiper. (E Mayhew)

Calstock, East pond: 42+ Snipe, 1 Green Sandpiper. (Neil Moore)

Land’s End: Great Skua & 20 Common Scoter south. 35 Fulmar feeding. (D Flumm)

Kiberick Cove: 2 Black Redstart (L Sampson)

Siblyback Lake: 3 Goosander, 1 Great Northern Diver, 2 Tufted Duck, 1 Teal, 30 Fieldfare, 60 Redwing, 15 Blackbird, 2 Song Thrush,  1 Mistle Thrush, 2 Stonechat. (B Bosisto L Payne)

Downderry: Blackcap, Firecrest and Chiffchaff all noted today. (A Payne)

Seaton: male Wigeon with Mallards for fourth successive day, at least. (A Payne)

Stithians Reservoir: 2 Little Grebe, 25+ Snipe, 20+ Lapwing, 40+ Teal, 30+ Wigeon, Grey Heron. (P Oldcorn)

Swanpool; Falmouth: Yellow-browed Warbler still. (Birdguides)

Coverack: 2 Yellow-browed Warbler at the sewage works; also Black-throated Diver, Great Northern Diver and Velvet Scoter offshore. (Birdguides)

Charlestown: 1 f Sparrowhawk, 6 Long-Tailed Tits, 1 Tawny Owl, 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker, 2 Wood Pigeons, 4 Blue Tits, 2 Great Tits, 1 Coal Tit, 4 Dunnock, 8 House Sparrows, 1 Wren, 2 Jackdaws, 2 Magpies, 2 Robins, 2 Blackbirds ( D Hastilow )

Treraven Meadows: 1 Green Sandpiper. (S Marquis)

Camel Trail: 2 Marsh Tit. (S. Marquis)

Lamorna: 2 Humpback Whales reported. (J Ryan)

 

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