Sunday 3rd December 2023

Sunday 3rd December 2023

Rosudgeon: 1 White-crowned Sparrow. (MO) In addition, 3 Bullfinch, 6 Long-tailed Tit, 30 House Sparrow (S Rogers, J Chapple, R Wilkins, M Broadbent et al)

Drift Reservoir: 1 Dusky Warbler, 1 Yellow-browed Warbler, 1 Woodcock, 1 Yellow-legged Gull (ad). (M Broadbent et al)

Restronguet Creek: 2 Surf Scoter and 1 Slavonian Grebe still. (Birdguides)

Pendeen: 1 Great Shearwater. (P Combridge)

Penzance – Eastern Green Beach: 50+ Herring Gull, 30+ Black-headed Gull, 8 Lesser Black-backed Gull, 3 Great Black-backed Gull, 2 Mediterranean Gull, 2 Common Gull, 2 Eider, 1 Little Egret, 2 Cormorant, 2 Oystercatcher. (J Crowe, M Hanson)

Loe Pool, Helston: 2 Long-tailed Duck still. (Birdguides)

Helford River: 2 Red-necked Grebe at Tremayne Quay. (S Butler)

Stithians Reservoir: 1 Great Northern Diver. (J St Ledger)

Truro: 1 Curlew Sandpiper still at Sunny Corner. (Birdguides)

Ruan Lanihorne: 1 Cattle Egret at Treganna Farm. (Birdguides)

Charlestown: 2 (m+f) Blackcap. (D Hastilow)

Padstow: 1 Swallow feeding by the Lobster Hatchery. (R Young)

Downderry: a Firecrest in local garden. Moving west (0900-1015) 3 Common Scoter, 84 Gannet, 24 Kittiwake, 3 Common Gull and 14 auks. (A Payne)

Late submission, 02/12, Porth Reservoir: 1 Long-tailed Duck still. (J Chapple)

Video by John Chapple


White-crowned Sparrow – Nick Watmough
White-crowned Sparrow – Nick Watmough
White-crowned Sparrow – Matthew Broadbent
White-crowned Sparrow – James Drage Hubert
White-crowned Sparrow – James Drage Hubert
Eider – Jack Crowe
Great Northern Diver – John St Ledger