Tuesday 5th November 2013

Tuesday 5th November 2013

Late news 04/11, Bodmin: Stream of 50+ Redwings heard and some seen (in about 10mins) over Dragon Centre, Bodmin at 21.30hrs. Later on Redwings heard flying over Saltash and Plymouth. (R Hurrell)
Late news 04/11, RSPB Marazion Marsh, Longrock Pool: 1 Bittern. (J Parker + S Goodwin)
Late news 04/11, Gorrangorras high tide roost: 30 Redshank, 80 Curlew, 60 Mallard, 15 Mute Swan, 1 Bar-tailed Godwit, 1 Dunlin, 4 Greenshank, 1 Kingfisher, 4 Little Grebe and 1 Moorhen. (D Chaney)
Late news 04/11, College Reservoir: 125 Canada Goose, 20+ Mallard, c20 Coot, c30 Wigeon, c12 Tufted Duck, 2 Great-crested Grebe and 30 Cormorant. (D Chaney)
Rosudgeon/Goldsithney: 30+ Lapwing over. (E James)
Marazion Marsh RSPB: 2 Mute Swan, 11 Teal, 44 Mallard, 1 Cormorant, 3 Grey Heron, 1 Little Grebe, 2 Water Rail, 6 Moorhen, 2 Snipe, c15 Meadow Pipit, 3 Stonechatand 2 Cetti’s Warbler. (D Parker)
Marazion: 5 Turnstone on the beach and a Great Northern Diver flew west. (D Parker)
Helston, Nansloe Farm: 1 Yellow-browed Warbler. (S Bury)
Pendeen Watch: 1 Velvet Scoter, 30 Common Scoter, 5 Great Skua, 1 Arctic Skua, and 12 Balearic Shearwater. (C Moore + M Ahmad)
Longrock: 1 Rose-coloured Starling in Morrison’s carpark.
Prussia Cove: 1 Wryneck.
Cape Cornwall: 1 Balearic Shearwater, 2 Pomarine Skua and 1 Sooty Shearwater past. (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)
St Buryan: 7 Whooper Swan in field south of here at 1530. (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)
Drift Reservoir: 9 Whooper Swan and 1 Scaup. (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)
Pendennis Point: 2 Little Egret, 2 Whimbrel, 2+ Mediterranean Gull, 5+ Kittiwake and many Gannet. (D Chaney)
Kenidjack: 1 Yellow-browed Warbler and 1 Firecrest.
Newquay, Towan Head: 3 Velvet Scoter.
Porthgwarra: 1 Great Northern Diver and 1 Black Redstart.
Lelant, Saltings Reach: 1 Black Redstart.
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