Thursday 20th December 2018

Thursday 20th December 2018

Tehidy Country Park: 1 Richard’s Pipit in northern boundary field bordering B3301 (c400m SW of North Cliffs car park). (S Croft)

Hayle Estuary RSPB: adult Caspian Gull still plus 3 Yellow-legged Gulls (2 ad, 1 near adult) and 1 adult argentatus Herring Gull, 2 Goosander, c400 Golden Plover. (M Ahmad, D Flumm et al.)

Caspian Gull – Mashuq Ahmad

Caspian Gull – Dave Flumm

Caspian Gull – Mark Halliday

Devoran Creek: Lesser Yellowlegs  still present at high tide (15:15), 16 Black-tailed Godwits, 11 Common Gulls, 20 Dunlin & poor views of a ‘commic’ size tern. (J Hawkey & K Dalziel)

Stithians Reservoir: Temminck’s Stint from Stuart Hutchings hide at 14:50. (I Pearson)

Constantine Sewage Treatment Works: 1 Siberian Chiffchaff, 3 Chiffchaff, 3 Goldcrest. (D Collins)

Siberian Chiffchaff – David Collins

Siberian Chiffchaff – David Collins

Land’s End: 1 Tawny Owl in bushes behind Swingates. (P Taylor)

Lamorna: 2 Black Redstart in the cove. (M McKee)

St Loy: 1 Black Redstart in the cove. (M McKee)

Coverack: 3 female Eider and 2 Black-throated Diver. (R Augarde)

Eider – Richard Augarde

Croft Pascoe: 1 male & 3 female Hen Harrier. (R Augarde)

Cotehele Woods: 1 Firecrest, 1 Marsh Tit, 1 Treecreeper. (R Smaldon)

Nancegollan: Mixed flock of 70 Fieldfare and 30 Redwing c1 mile east of village. (D Chaney)

Rock: 2 Mistle Thrush, 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker on wires, 2 Raven, 1 Tawny Owl heard at 14:30, 1 Woodcock from private garden. (S Grose)

Crugmeer: 12 Yellowhammer, 1 Merlin. (B Bosisto)

Mylor Churchtown: 3 Black-necked Grebe, 1 Black-throated Diver, 5 Great Northern Diver, 9 Red-breasted Merganser, 1 Great Crested Grebe, 14 Turnstone, 1 Redshank. (J St Ledger)

Newquay: 2 Tawny Owls in Trenance Gardens this evening. (S Grose)