Saturday 10th December 2022

Saturday 10th December 2022

St John’s Lake, Torpoint: 1 Black-necked Grebe, 1 Red-throated Diver, 2 Great Northern Diver, 2 Red-breasted Merganser, 5 Pale-bellied Brent Goose, 14 Dark-bellied Brent Goose, 13 Avocet. (A Pearson & R Brandon)

Newlyn Harbour: 2 Kittiwake, 29 Turnstone, 1 (m) Kingfisher, 1 Juv Iceland Gull, 1 Black Redstart, 3 Carrion Crow, 3 Rock Pipit, 3 Common Scoter. (S Grose)

Longrock Pool: 1 Common Gull, 2 Shoveler, 4 Chiffchaff, 1 Cettis Warbler, 4 Little Grebe, 3 Snipe. (S Grose)

Hayle Harbour: 2 Goosander, 21 Cormorant, 1 Greenshank, 2 Kingfisher. (S Grose)

Men-an-tol: 88 Golden Plover, 14 Snipe, 2 Reed Bunting, 4 Stonechat, 3 Song Thrush. (P St Pierre)

Bartinney Downs: 1 Merlin, 1 Fieldfare (P St Pierre)

Towan head: 100s Gannet, c 100 Common Dolphin, 1 Great Northern Diver.  (M Lammas, I Boreham, D Grose)

Marazion Beach: 3 Common Scoter, 1 Cormorant, 1 Grey Seal.(R Hamilton-Ahearne)

Marazion Marsh: 2 Snipe, 1 Blackcap (f), 1 Greater Spotted Woodpecker, 1 Sparrowhawk, 2 Song Thrush, 1 Redwing, 1 Wren, 4 Moorhen, 2 Mallard (m+f), 1 Little Egret, 1 Grey Heron, 3 Teal, 1 Robin, 1 Stonechat. (R Hamilton-Ahearne)

Castle Beach, Falmouth: 2 Black Redstart, 2 Grey Wagtail, 7 Rock Pipit, 3 Meadow Pipit, 11 Turnstone, 2 Little Egret, 1 Grey Heron, 2 Mediterranean Gull, 7 (3m, 4f) Blackcap, 4 Song Thrush. (J Irvine)

Swanpool: 1 Black-throated Diver, 3 Great Northern Diver, 1 Great Crested Grebe, 8 Common Scoter, 1 Tufted Duck, 10+ Common Dolphin

College Reservoir: 2 Goldeneye, 132 Coot, 62 Tufted Duck, 3 Mute Swan, 6 Shoveler, 49 Wigeon, 12 Teal, 2 Great-crested Grebe. (D Eva, F Hutchinson)

Argal Reservoir: 7 Great-crested Grebe, 1 Tufted Duck (F Hutchinson)

Berkeley Cottages, Falmouth: 2 (1m, 1f) Black Redstart, 2 (1m, 1f) Blackcap, 1 Robin, 1f Blackbird, 1 Collared Dove, 2 Woodpigeon, 2 Magpie, 2 Carrion Crow, 2 Herring Gull. (S Van Hear)

Hannafore: 100 Gannets, 2 Cormorant, 7 Shag, 5 Little Egret, 1 Grey Heron,  5 (1f, 4m) Eider, 2 Curlew, 6+ Oystercatcher, 3 Turnstone, 1 Kingfisher, 4 Pied Wagtail, 1 Grey Wagtail, 2 Robin, 4 Meadow Pipit. (A Parker )

Callestick: 2 Blackcap (m and f), 20 Fieldfare, 15 Blackbird and 1 Redwing feeding on apples. (T Wilson)

St Kew Highway/Tretawn Hill: 1 Red Kite seen from car (M Brooks, J Piper)

Guineaport/ Wadebridge cricket club: 1 Ruff, 25 Oystercatcher, 1 Common Sandpiper, 1 Curlew, 1 Lapwing, 1 Redshank, 1 Black Tailed Godwit. (W Delacour)

 

MJB

Redwing, Tony Wilson
Thrushes, Tony Wilson
Fieldfare, Tony Wilson
Black Redstart, Jon Irvine
Turnstone, Jon Irvine