Thursday 10th December 2020

Thursday 10th December 2020

Late news, 7/12, Coverack: 1 Firecrest (Trevothan), 2 Common Scoter, 1 Peregrine, 1 Little Egret. (D Beadle)

Late News, 09/12, Helston: 2 (m&f) Blackcap and a Firecrest in a private garden. (S Ford)

Late news, 9/12, Colliford Lake: 4 Goosander. (C Buckland)

Hayle Estuary: Ad Ring-billed Gull still present; ad/near ad Iceland Gull; 2 adult Yellow- legged Gulls; 2 L.a.argentatus Herring Gulls (ad & 3/4w) 2 Knot. (J Hawkey) Copperhouse Creek: 1 Curlew Sandpiper, 1 Ruff. (P Smale)

Siblyback Lake: 2 Ist winter Ring-necked Duck, 6 Tufted Duck  all males), 1 probable female Scaup x Tufted Duck hybrid, 10 Little Grebe, 110 Canada Geese. (K Pellow)

Godolphin Cross: Siberian Chiffchaff in private garden. (C Richards)

Polgigga: Siberian Chiffchaff along Bosisto Lane this afternoon. (M Wallace)

Ruan Lanihorne: 2 Whooper Swan on private farmland with no access. (D Hall, C Hughes, J Taylor)

Whooper Swan – Carol Hughes

Truro River: 2 Spotted Redshank by Tesco’s. (J Lewis)

Malpas: 1m Black Redstart in the village and 3 Little Grebes along Malpas Road. (M Costa)

Carharrack: 14 Siskin on garden feeders. (R Hooper)

Cape Cornwall: Gannets diving close in, a Great Skua chasing Kittiwakes and a adult Med Gull drifting by, also there were at least ten Bottlenose Dolphins heading slowly south, leaping free. (N Wheatley)

East Looe seafront: 2 Great Northern Diver, 1 Purple Sandpiper, 32 Turnstone, 3 Shag, 2 Black Redstart, 2 Stonechat, 6 Blackcap. (D Spooner)

Gannel Estuary: Water Pipit with 32+ Rock Pipit on grassy area east of the carpark. Also 2 adult Mediterranean Gull. (M Lammas)

Coverack: 2+ Chiffchaff, 1 Firecrest and 1 Black Redstart near the Churchyard, 1 Woodcock near Kestlemerris Farm. (D Beadle)

Helston: Siberian Chiffchaff at the amenity area. (S Bury)

Carminowe valley: Siberian Chiffchaff. (S Bury)

Lostwithiel, Shirehall Moor: Barnacle Goose still present with Canada Geese, 2 Teal, 3 Common Sandpiper. (E Mayhew)

Sennen Cove: ad Kumlien’s Gull, 1 Great Skua. (K Wilson)

Lower Tamar Lake: 46 Goosander (16m 30f) (R Mudge)

Davidstow Airfield: 1 Barn Owl this evening. (S Grose)

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