Sunday 29th December 2019

Sunday 29th December 2019

Late News, 26/12, Mullion: Glossy Ibis on a bungalow roof near the art gallery. (per D Wright)

Penzance: Pomarine Skua off Jubilee Pool. (B Mellow) 8 Pale-bellied Brent Geese and 2 male Eider off the bus station. (P Walsh)

Newlyn: Black Guillemot still. ( B.Toms, M.Curtis)

Black Guillemot – P Roseveare

Black Guillemot – P Roseveare

Newquay, Towan Head: 2 Great Northern Divers in bay off lifeboat slipway 9 30. (M Lammas)

Porth Reservoir: 112 Mallard, 21 Coot, m&f Tufted Duck, 5 Great Crested Grebe, 2 Kingfisher, 2 Teal, 1 Sparrowhawk, 3 m Bullfinch, 1 Buzzard, 89 Lapwing over, 8 Greenfinch. (S Grose)

Par Beach Pool: 17 Mute Swan +5 Cygnets, 2 Tufted Duck, 3 Coot, 1 Grey Wagtail, 1 Common Sandpiper, 1 Water Rail, 135 Black headed Gull, 1 Mediterranean Gull, 2 Lesser Black backed Gull, 1w Mediterranean Gull, 7 Moorhen, 2 Raven over. (S Grose)

Par, Spit Beach: 1 Kestrel, 1 Fulmar, 1 Dunlin, 16 Ringed Plover, 35 Oystercatcher. (S Grose)

Mevagissey: 2 Red Breasted Merganser on rocks, west side of outer harbour at 10:40. (R Barlow)

St Ives: Black Redstart on the Island plus 3 Great Northern Diver and a Great Skua chasing Kittiwakes offshore. (L Langley)

Crugmeer: 1 Water Rail, 1 Grey Partridge, 1 Chiffchaff, 1 Yellowhammer (B Bosisto)

Gerrans Bay: 7 Great Northern Diver, 2 Black-throated Diver, 1 Common Scoter, 1 Long tailed Duck (at Porthcurnick) (D Eva)

Porthcurnick Beach to Portscatho: 3 Slavonian Grebe, 4 Black-throated Diver, 8 Great Northern Diver, 1 Long-tailed Duck, 1 Eider (female), 1 Common Scoter (female), 20 Guillemot, 5 Razorbill. (J St Ledger)

Ruan Lanihorne: 1 Common Sandpiper (D Eva)

Hayle Estuary RSPB: 2 Red-breasted Merganser, 4+ Yellow-legged Gull, 2 Knot. (R Veal)

Illogan: Green Woodpecker in field next to cemetery (J Baker)

Wadebridge: 1 Scaup and 1 Mandarin at Challenge Bridge. (D Julian)

Coverack: 4 Med Gull, Black Redstart, Firecrest. (D Flumm)

Cold Northcott, Laneast: 1 Red Kite flew over the A395. (J Horsey)

Torpoint: 42 Brent geese, 18 Mediterranean gull, 12 Common gull, 4 Great Northern diver, 1 Eider, 1 Common Scoter. (A Livsey)

Cowlands Creek: 1 m Pintail. Still near Coombe (C & P Wheeler)

Pintail – C & P Wheeler

Coombe Creek, Truro: 1 Pintail (Andrew le Masurier)

Loe Bar: 1 Black-necked Grebe. (R Tweedy)

Downderry: 5 Blackcap in the Village. 1 Black Redstart along the Coast path. (A Payne)