Thursday 29th October 2020

Thursday 29th October 2020

Late News, 28/10, Widemouth Bay: 1 Grey Phalarope preening in a muddy puddle in the upper car park at Black Rock. (S and I Bell)

Grey Phalarope – Serina & Iain Bell

Late news, 28/10, Hell’s Mouth: Kittiwakes (A Myram)

Stithians Reservoir: 1 Great White Egret at Golden Lion (D Eva)

Carbis Bay: White Stork on a telegraph pole at the back of a private garden (T Liddicoat)

Rock, Cant Farm: 1 Cattle Egret with 4 Little Egret. (S Grose)

Lower Tamar Lake: 3 Goosander 1m 2f (first of the winter), 1 Willow Tit, 1 Marsh Tit, 4 Great Crested Grebe, 1 Great Black-backed Gull, 4 Coot, 2 Kingfisher, 1 Cormorant, 1 Grey Heron, 3 Goldfinch, 8 Coal Tit, 27 Mallard. (R Mudge)

Devoran: 30 Mute Swan, 1 Greenshank., 1 Spotted Redshank, 3 Dunlin, 1 Grey Wagtail. (B.Toms)

Marazion Marsh RSPB: Marsh Harrier present on and off all day. (A James, S Rogers)

Marsh Harrier – Alan James

Trevone: 1 Black Redstart. (R Augarde)

Pendeen: Juv Glaucous Gull past at 07:26. (P Combridge)

Sennen Cove: Juv Glaucous Gull briefly on Cowloe at c09:00 plus adult Yellow-legged Gull. (D Balmer, P Wilson)

St Gothian Pool: Juv Glaucous Gull (S Croft)

Kingsmill Lake: 5 Avocet, 47+ Curlew, 50+ Black-tailed Godwit,  20 Oystercatcher, 5 Grey Plover, 1 Lapwing, 22+ Redshank, 3 Greenshank, 30+ Dunlin, Herring Gulls, Black-headed Gulls, 2 Great Black-backed Gull, 4 Cormorant, 1 Grey Heron, 5 Little Egret, 3 Mute Swan, 44+ Canada Geese, 15 Shelduck, 30 Mallard, 25 Teal, 71 Wigeon, 1 Kingfisher, 1 Pheasant, 1 Buzzard. (A.Parker)

Rose Valley: 1 Yellow-browed Warbler, 3 Firecrest (A Bayly)

Hayle Estuary RSPB: 3 Little Egret, 48 Redshank, Curlew Sandpiper, Bar-tailed Godwit, 2 Curlew, 70 Lapwing, 12 Grey Plover, 1 Knot, c20 Dunlin, juv Common Gull and c20 Mediterranean Gull (including ringed bird from Belgium). Also 100s of Teal and Wigeon. (I Gamble, R Veal)

Copperhouse Creek: 7 Pink-footed Goose. (I Gamble)

Downderry: 0725-0905, birds moving west included 1 Red-throated Diver, 2 Great Northern Diver (5 others on sea), 62 Gannet, 1 Great Skua and 168 Kittiwake. 1445-1520, 5 Mediterranean Gull, 1 Common Gull and 1 Black Guillemot. (A Payne)

Gillan Creek, Manaccan: 8 Common Sandpipers, 1 Greenshank, 12 Mediterranean Gull (JH & K Dalziel)

St Dennis: Lots of Fieldfare mixed in with Redwings. (P Ash)

St Minver: 60+ Linnet in field next to holiday park (S Grose)

Rock Helipad Field: 18 Linnet, 9 Golden Plover over, 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker, 3 Raven. (S Grose)

Porthilly Point: 15 Mute Swan, 1 Shelduck, 2 Wigeon, 3 Curlew, 11 Redshank, 1 Wheatear, 56 Oystercatcher,1 Kestrel. (S Grose)

 

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