Thursday 29th December 2022

Thursday 29th December 2022

Drift: 1w presumed American Herring Gull at Drift briefly this afternoon. (M Ahmad)

Cot Valley: Little Bunting between Cot Valley and Boscregan. (N Wheatley)

Pendeen 08:00 – 11:40: Drake Velvet Scoter, 6 Sooty Shearwater, 36 Manx Shearwater, 3 Great Skua, 1 Great Northern Diver, 2 Red -throated Diver (P Combridge, P Clement, I Prentice)

Tregilliowe Pools:  1 Dusky Warbler, 1 Yellow Browed Warbler, 3 Firecrest, 2 Goldcrest, 1 Siberian Chiffchaff. (R. Augarde)

Roskilly Farm: 100 Redwings, 13 Blackbirds including 1 partially leucistic male, 2 Grey Wagtails, 1 pair Shovelers. (K Dalziel, J Hawkey)

St Andrews Pool: 47 Siskin,1 Nuthatch, 1 Mediterranean Gull.(S Grose)

Par Beach pool: 2 Common Gull.(S Grose)

Porthpean: 13 Mediterranean Gull with gull flock at Menagwins Farm.(S Grose)

Mevagissey: 15 Greenfinch nr fire station.(S Grose)

Chapel Amble: 2 Barn Owl, 1 Water Rail (heard) (P Smith)

Towan Head 08:20-10:00: 1 Velvet Scoter, 1 Sooty Shearwater, 4 Manx Shearwater, 2 Great Northern Diver, 1 Great Skua, c1000 Kittiwake. (S Rowe, D Grose et al)

Maenporth to Rosemullion: 1 Slavonian Grebe, 2 Great Northern Diver, 1 Peregrine. (J St Ledger)

Carrick Roads (viewed from Loe Beach): 6 Red-breasted Merganser, 5 Common Scoter, 3 Great Crested Grebe. (J St Ledger)

Constantine: 1 Imm. Male Eider. (D Roberts)

Boobys Bay: 2 Pale-bellied Brent Geese. (D Roberts)

Par Docks: 1st winter Great Black Backed Gull L:FY4 , 381 Herring Gull, 15 Lesser Black Backed Gull , 4 Eider , 1 Great Crested Grebe, 1 Firecrest, 1 Redshank. (B Bosisto)

Porthpean: 9 Great Northern Diver , 4 Black-throated Diver, 40 Kittiwake. (B Bosisto)

St Austell Sewage Works: 1 Siberian Chiffchaff , 15 Chiffchaff , 2 Blackcap, 2 Grey Wagtail. (B Bosisto)

St John’s Lake: 1 Red-necked Grebe, 2 pale-bellied Brent Geese, 1 Great Northern Diver, 500+ Dunlin & 40 Grey plover (P Kemp)

Kingsmill Lake: 90 Avocet, 7 Greenshank, 56+ Redshank, 90+ Dunlin, 1 Bar-tailed Godwit, 16+ Black-tailed Godwit, 16 Lapwing, 60+ Curlew, 56 Shelduck, 240+ Wigeon & 43+ Teal (P Kemp)

Sunny Corner: 105 Black tailed Godwit, 1 Knot, 1 Spoonbill, 1 Avocet, 1 Spotted Redshank, 1 Kingfisher. (R Wilkins)

Crantock, NT Car Park: c20 Goldfinch, c10 Magpie, 9 Woodpigeon, c15 Starling, 2 Blackbird, 1 Robin, 1 Raven. (S Ashby)

Marazion, Chapel Rock: Juvenile Glaucous Gull at 11:30. (J Munday)

Hayle Estuary RSPB: 200+ Golden Plover, 7 Grey Plover, 10 Ringed Plover, 1 Goosander, 50+ Dunlin, also Lapwing, Teal, Wigeon. (P. Pearson)

Hayle Black Bridge 09.55 – 10.05: 1 Kingfisher, 3 Greenshank, 9 Redshank, 30+ Teal and Wigeon. (M Webb)

Stithians Reservoir, southern end:  20 Teal, 1 Grey Heron, 4 Magpie, 2 Great Tit, 2 Blue Tit, 1 Coal Tit, 1 Firecrest, 1 Woodcock, 230 Lapwing, 1 Common Gull, 1 Great Northern Diver (S Van Hear)

Wilsey Woods: 12 Crossbill, 7 Siskin, 3 Bullfinch, 1 Song Thrush, 4 Magpie, 2 Buzzard, 1 Sparrowhawk, 30+ Chaffinch, 2 Goldcrest, 8 Linnet, 1 Dunnock, 2 Robin, 1 Coal Tit, 2 Wren, 3 Blackbird, 1 Raven. (N Woods)

DC

Crossbill. Nigel Woods
Greenshank. Martin Webb
Redshank. Martin Webb
Common Scoter. John St Ledger
Pale-bellied Brent Goose. Dawn Roberts / NM
Eider. Dawn Roberts / NM
Partially leucistic Blackbird. Kate Dalziel
Glaucous Gull. John Munday
American Herring Gull. Mashuq Ahmad
American Herring Gull. Mashuq Ahmad
American Herring Gull. Mashuq Ahmad