Thursday 6th December 2018

Thursday 6th December 2018

Mermaid Pelagic: There will be a pelagic leaving Penzance harbour for a tour of seaduck etc in Mounts Bay next Monday, 10th December. More details will follow shortly.

Stithians Reservoir: 1 Temminck’s Stint again, in SE corner. (L Proctor)

Temminck’s Stint – Linton Proctor

Newlyn, Sandy Cove: 1 Yellow-browed Warbler again. (L Proctor) 1 Balck Restart at Tolcarne Beach.

Yellow-browed Warbler – Linton Proctor

Polgigga: 1 Lesser Whitethroat (possibly of eastern form), one-third way along Bosistow Lane. (M Wallace)

Hayle Estuary: 1 ad Caspian Gull reported on Lelant Saltings late afternoon. 1 Spoonbill on Copperhouse Creek.

Gerrans Bay: 1 Red-necked Grebe, 3 Black-throated Diver, 32 Common Scoter (all female), viewed from Nare Head footpath. (J St Ledger)

St Gothian Sands: 2 Shelduck, 6 Gadwall, 4 Shoveler, 115 Teal, 1 Pochard, 38 Tufted Duck, 11 Coot and 2 Curlew. (MJ Spicer)

Swanvale: 1 Yellow-browed Warbler, 1 Blackcap, 1 Chiffchaff, 3 Goldcrest, 5 Goldfinch, 6 Chaffinch, 1 Brambling (T Phelps)