Saturday 5th November 2016

Saturday 5th November 2016

Late news, 4/11, Perranuthnoe: 1 Hudsonian Whimbrel.

Pendennis Point, Falmouth: 1 Black Redstart, 1 Whimbrel. (J St Ledger)


Black Redstart, John St Ledger

Stithians Reservoir:  12 Tufted Duck, 20+ Teal, 50+ Wigeon, 1 Peregrine, 3 Common Buzzard, c.110 Lapwing, 7 Snipe, 8 Little Grebe (D Chaney)

Bude Marsh: 1 Yellow-browed Warbler from the canal footpath. (A Roberts)

Hayle Estuary RSPB: 1 American Golden Plover in flight with 25 Golden Plover at 9:00 (J & D Chapman, B Field); 1 Bar-tailed Godwit, 2 Spoonbill, 1 Common Sandpiper (J & D Chapman) 2 Spoonbill, 5 Shelduck on Lelant Saltings. (R Veal) Plus 1 Curlew Sandpiper again and 1 ad Yellow-legged Gull. Carnsew Basin: 1 Greenshank, 1 Black-tailed Godwit 7 Bar- tailed Godwit and 2 Spoonbill. (T Phelps and C Urquhart)

Perranuthnoe, Boat Cove: 1 Peregrine carrying prey, 1 Common Sandpiper, 5 Grey Plover. (J & D Chapman)

Constantine: 1 Black Redstart. (J & D Chapman)

Newquay, Towan Head:  2 Purple Sandpiper on the point this morning. (M Lammas)

Tresemple Pool, St Clements: 1 Water Rail. (R Augarde)

Water Rail, Richard Augarde

Sennen: 1 Richard’s Pipit again in fields S of school, 1m Black Redstart, 2 Snipe, 1 Fieldfare. (R Veal) Also 1 Cattle Egret and 60 Golden Plover over. (T Phelps and C Urquhart)

Marazion Marsh RSPB, Longrock Pool: 2 Coot. (R Veal)

Colliford Reservoir: 1 m Merlin, 1 Peregrine, 200+ Golden Plover on the east side (B Craven)

Camelford: 1 Black Redstart.

Rock:Dalmatian Pelican on river opposite Cant Cove.

Longrock: 1 juv Rose-coloured Starling in Morrisons carpark again.

College Reservoir: 40 birds ringed including Treecreeper, Marsh Tit and Nuthatches. (B Porter)

djc + tdm