Saturday 8th December 2018

Saturday 8th December 2018

Late news, 6/12, Hayle Estuary RSPB: 302 Curlew, 2 Black-tailed Godwit, 5 Bar-tailed Godwit, 2 Greenshank and 1 Spoonbill on Ryan’s Field over high tide. (G Mitchell)

Late news, 6/12, Stithians Reservoir: 1 ad Yellow-legged Gull. (G Mitchell)

Late news, 7/12, St Ives: 11 Great Northern Diver, 2 Red-throated Diver, 1 Black-throated Diver, 1 Great Skua, 2 Balearic Shearwater & 1 Manx Shearwater in the morning. (B Mellow)

Late news, 7/12, Sennen: 1cy American Herring Gull flew towards the cove. (K Wilson)

Late news, 7/12, Nanjizal: 1 Yellow-browed Warbler, with another (ringed bird) along Bosistow Lane. (K Wilson)

Pendeen Watch: 5 Great Skua & 1 Pom Skua between 09:00 & 11:30. (R Wilkins)

Tater-du: 08:20-10:50: 1 Pomarine Skua, 3 Great Skua, 5 Manx Shearwater, 2 Red-throated Diver, 1 Great Northern Diver. (M McKee)

Truro: Yellow-browed Warbler calling (not seen) c13:30 St George’s Road from back gardens c100 yds towards viaduct from junction with Bosvigo Lane. (P Smale)

Sennen Cove: Juv Glaucous Gull, 3w Yellow-legged Gull and Great Northern Diver. (G Mitchell)

Drift Reservoir (members only): Shelduck and 2 Shoveler. (G Mitchell)

Newlyn: 1 Sparrowhawk over Penlee Quarry. (S Grose)

Penzance, Battery Rocks: 31 Ringed Plover, 16 Dunlin, 3 Purple Sandpiper, 2 Sanderling. (S Grose)

Sancreed: 5 Med Gull. (D Flumm)

Hayle Estuary RSPB: 2 Goosander, both male, from causeway. (S Grose)

Towan Head: 2 Great Northern Diver flew west mid-afternoon. (S Rowe)

Lower Tamar Lake: 14 Goosander (6m, 8f) present at 07:30, all had flown by 08:30. (R Mudge)

Charlestown: 10+ Gannet off east beach. (D Hastilow)