Saturday 3rd December 2022

Saturday 3rd December 2022

Walmsley Sanctuary RSPB: 2 Marsh Harrier, 450+ Canada Geese, 4 Redwing, 2 Fieldfare, 3 Blackbird, 2 Robin, 1 Wren, 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker7, 8 Blue Tit, 1 Great Tit, 28 Shoveler, 3 Chaffinch, 1 Coal Tit, 8 Pink-footed Geese, 6 Greylag, 200+ Lapwing, c80 Black-tailed Godwit, 19 Curlew, 1 Cormorant, 6 Jackdaw, 4 Carrion Crow, 100+ Wigeon, c400 Teal, 1 Stonechat, 4 Snipe, 1 Buzzard, 1 Kestrel, 1 Barnacle Goose, 5 Mute Swans, 1 Sparrowhawk, 2 Moorhen, 2 Tufted Duck, 2 Wood Pigeon, 3 Grey Heron, 1 Kingfisher. (J.Goodair)

Polgigga: 1 Dusky Warbler. (Birdguides)

Hayle Estuary RSPB: adult Ring-billed Gull, 25 Common Gull, 3 Grey Plover. (S Grose) 1 Water Pipit on Ryan’s Field. (Birdguides) 1 Great Northern Diver, 5 Little Grebe, 1 Kingfisher at Carnsew Pool. (S Grose) 2 Bar-tailed Godwit, 2 Ringed Plover, 150+ Dunlin, 3 Grey Wagtail from black bridge; Copperhouse Creek. (S Grose)

St Gothian Sands LNR: 1 Water Pipit, 7 Gadwall, 1f Shoveler, 16 Little Grebe,14 Tufted Duck, 11 Oystercatcher, 1 Common Gull,1 Mediterranean Gull, 3 Rock Pipit, 2 Linnet. (S Grose)

Sennen Cove: 1 Whimbrel. (J Miller)

Men-an-Tol:  2 Buzzards, 82 Golden Plover, 3 Fieldfares, 3 Redwing & 1 Common Snipe. (J Hawkey)

Newlyn Harbour 10.45 – 11.30: 41 Turnstone, 5 Kittiwake, 2 Shag, 1 Rock Pipit, 1 Meadow Pipit. (M Webb) 5 Kittiwake. (S Grose)

Marazion: 3 Swallow at Long Rock Pool this afternoon. (M Hutchens) 2 Swallow, 3 Snipe, 4 Little Grebe, 1 Mediterranean Gull. (S Grose)

RSPB Marazion Marsh: 1 Sparrowhawk, 6 Greenfinch, 25 Canada Geese, 1 Little Egret, 1 Stoat. (R Hamilton-Ahearne)

Perranuthnoe: 28 Great Northern Diver, 1 Black-throated Diver. (P St Pierre)

Chybucca: 2 Kestrel. (S Grose)

Treknow Cove: 1 Water pipit, 1 Black Redstart, 12 Turnstone, 3 Dunlin, 5 Curlew, 1 Bar-tailed Godwit, 40 Linnet, 11 Rock Pipit, 1 Teal. (P St Pierre)

Rinsey Head – Portleven: 11 Great Northern Diver, 1 Black-throated Diver, 2 Black Redstart (incl ad male), 5 Teal, 6 Oystercatcher, 2 Chough, 6 Stonechat, Kestrel. (P St Pierre)

Loe Pool: 2 Yellow-browed Warbler. (Birdguides)

Stithians Reservoir: 1 Greylag Goose, 1 female Pintail, 39 Lapwing, 2 Tufted Duck, 1 Fieldfare. (D Eva)

Towan Head: 33 Commmon Scoter (10 west, 23 in bay). (S Rowe)

Newquay; Trevemper: 1 Kestrel. (S Grose)

Gannel Estuary: 50+ Curlew, 3 Little Egret, 3 Redshank, 1 Kingfisher. (D Folland)

Porth Reservoir: 7 Great Crested Grebe, 1 Little Grebe, 30 Teal, 34 Mallard, 10 Tufted Duck, 26 Coot, 1 Grey Heron, 2 Cormorant. (S Rowe)

Mawgan Porth: 86 Teal, 1 Shoveler, 18 Wigeon, 200 Lapwing, 25 Snipe. (S Rowe)

Park Head: 1 Merlin. (S Rowe)

St Mawes: 1 Slavonian Grebe, 1 Black-throated Diver. (P Oldcorn

Castle Beach; Falmouth Bay: 1 juvenile Gannet flying east to west, Approx 25 Turnstone, 6 Oystercatcher, 3 Black-headed Gull, 2 Herring Gull, 9 Carrion Crow, 12 Shag, 2 Cormorant, 2 Rock Pipit, 3 Pied Wagtail, 1 Wren, 1 Little Egret. (R Bowyer)

 St Austell Sewage Works: 1 Siberian Chiffchaff, 10 Chiffchaff, 1 Firecrest. (B & L Bosisto)

Pentewan Beach: 15 Blackcap, 2 Fieldfare, 1 Redwing, 4 Song Thrush feeding on ivy. (B & L Bosisto)

Perran Downs, St Hilary: 50+ Redwing feeding in field of grass  (P K Bray)

Torpoint;  Marine Drive: 24 Brent Geese. (P Castle)

Walmsley Sanctuary: 2 Marsh Harrier. (A Langdon)

Lower Tamar Lake: 36 Goosander 9m 27f, 6 Coot, 5 Great Crested Grebe at 7am. (R Mudge)

Late Submission, 02/12/22, Penryn Estuary: 15+ Redshank (Inc 1 with metal ring), 15+ Curlew, 3 Oystercatcher, Kingfisher, 3 Little Grebe, Common Sandpiper, Greenshank, 8 Little Egret, 4 Cormorant, 25+ Redwing, 3 Linnet, Water Rail. (C Foote with EcoSoc)

 

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Brent Geese – Peter Castle
Turnstone – Rebecca Bowyer
Whimbrel – John Miller
Kittiwake – Martin Webb