Thursday 16th December 2021

Thursday 16th December 2021

St Erth, Tregillowe pools: 1 Dusky WarblerPark at Friendship woods and take the footpath North West. (M Spicer)

Hayle Estuary: 148 Curlew, 1 Whimbrel, 1 Kittiwake (1w), 3 Yellow-Legged Gull (adults), 120 Dunlin, 1 Ring-billed Gull (adult), 16 Common Gull (N R Rogers) in addition, 2 (ad+3rd w) Caspian Gull, 7 Yellow-legged Gull, Adult Argentatus Herring Gull, 1st w Kittiwake and 11 Mediterranean Gull. (G Lawlor)

Caspian Gull – Graham Lawlor

Kittiwake – Graham Lawlor

Cot Valley: 2 Snow Bunting in stubble fields South of the valley. (N Wheatley)rin

Drift Reservoir: 1 Black-necked Grebe in the northern arm, probable Siberian Chiffchaff. (G Jones)

Newlyn Harbour: 1 Great Northern Diver, looking into Mounts Bay, 2 other distant divers. (G Jones)

Penzance near Jubilee Pool: 22 Purple Sandpiper. (G Jones)

Marazion: 5 Swallow, c40 Sanderling (G Jones)

St Ives Island: 1 Great Northern Diver, 2 Red-throated Diver, 1 Great Skua. (G Jones)

Callestick: 11 Teal, Firecrest and Chiffchaff in private garden/lake. (T Wilson)

Calenick Creek: 4 Little Egret, 1 Greenshank, 15 Black Headed Gulls, 20 Herring Gulls, 1 Buzzard, 1 Nuthatch. (T Hall)

Carlyon: 1 Curlew in field. (T Hall)

Playing Place: 1 Buzzard. (T Hall)

Roseland Peninsula: Cirl Bunting (P Carter)

Cirl Bunting – Philip Carter

Bodmin, Callywith: Brambling, good numbers with Chaffinch and Linnet. (A Tomkins)

Brambling – Andrew Tomkins

Brambling – Andrew Tomkins

Brambling – Andrew Tomkins

Siblyback Lake: 3 adult Yellow legged Gull, 1 adult, as well as a likely 1stw, ‘argentatus Herring Gull. Also c.200 ‘graellsii Lesser Black backed Gull, 1 adult Common Gull, 7 Tufted Duck & 13 Teal (P Kemp)

River Lynher, Wacker Quay: 15 Great Crested Grebe, 75+ Avocet. (K Pellow)

Millbrook: 25 Teal, a Greenshank, 25 Mediterranean Gull and 10 Common Gull this morning. (A Payne)

Maer Lake: 680 Lapwing, 340 Golden Plover, 8 Black-tailed Godwit, 1 adult Mediterranean Gull, 1 Common Gull, 2 Lesser Black-backed Gull, c80 Teal, 49 Wigeon, 160 Starling, 5 Dunlin, 22 Snipw. (R Lockwood)

Lower Tamar Lake: 6 Whooper Swan 2 adult 4Juv with full white faces (poss: Icelandic), 40 Goosander 10m 30f, c20 Lapwing, 2 Mute Swan, 31 Canada Geese, 3m Tufted Duck, 4 Great Crested Grebe, 2 Willow Tit, 1 Marsh Tit, 2 Coot. (R Mudge)

Late submission, 15/12, Fistral Beach Newquay: 23 Wigeon on sea at 1.30 . (T Burgin)

Wigeon – Tyrone Burgin

Late submission, 15/12, Rosemullion Point: 6 Purple Sandpiper, 2 Black-throated Diver, 10+ Great Northern Diver, 2 Mediterranean Gull, 3 Razorbill, 1 Kestrel, 20 Linnet, 8 Harbour Porpoise, 60+ Common Dolphin, 2 Bluefin Tuna. (J Drage Hubert)

Late submission, 15/12, Pendennis Point: 5 Common Scoter, 1 Pomarine Skua, 7 Great Northern Diver, 6 Kittiwake, 2 Razorbill, 1 Little Egret, 1 Bluefin Tuna. (J Drage Hubert)