Thursday 8th December 2022

Thursday 8th December 2022

Swanpool: 1 Satellite tagged White-tailed Eagle, 1 Black Guillemot, 2 Great Northern Diver, 1 Black-throated Diver (M Broadbent, L Parkerson, J Drage Hubert, F Hutchinson)

Siblyback Lake: 2 Ring-necked Duck (m+f) (S Sanderson)

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

College Reservoir: 2 Goldeneye, c 30 Wigeon, 2 male Shoveler, 1 Siberian Chiffchaff, 1 Chiffchaff. (D Collins)

Pollys Joke:  1 female Common Scoter, 1 Kingfisher, 1 Oystercatcher, 1 Stonechat, 1 Raven, 1 Songthrush. (J Savage)

Spit beach Par: c.35 Common Scoter well off-shore. Also 3 Redwing, 1f. Blackcap 1 Goldcrest. (R Hampshire)

Seaton:  1 Buzzard, 11 Cormorant, 1 Drake Wigeon, 7 Moorhen, 1 Great-spotted Woodpecker, 2 Song Thrush, 5 Blackbird, 1 Meadow Pipit, 1 Rock Pipit, 9 Pied Wagtail, 1m & 2f Stonechat, 2 Chaffinch, 8 Robin, 7 Wren, 5 Goldfinch, 1m & 1f Blackcap, 2 Chiffchaff, 4 Goldcrest, 1 Firecrest, 2 Long-tailed Tit, 1 Great Tit,  3 Blue Tit, 1 Coal Tit. (M & R Frost)

Portwrinkle: 1m & 1f Kestrel, 3 Kittiwake, 2 Gannet, 1 Little Egret, 5 Cormorant, 6 Oystercatcher, 2 Turnstone, 1 Mistle Thrush, 1 Song Thrush, 1 Meadow Pipit, 4 Rock Pipit, 9 Linnet, 1m & 1f Stonechat. (M & R Frost)

Stithians Reservoir Feeder Hide 13.00 – 13.45: 1m Great Spotted Woodpecker, 6 Great Tit, 4 Blue Tit, 4 Robin, 4 Dunnock, 3 (1m 2f) Chaffinch, 2f Blackbird, 3 Magpie, 2 Moorhen, 15 Teal. (M Webb)

Retyn: m. & f. Great Spotted Woodpecker, small flock 4-6 Brambling.   (S Ashby)

Millpool (private garden): Chiffchaff prospecting plant support wires for insects, Great Spotted Woodpecker male, Jay, Dunnock. (M Claughton)

Golophin: (beside river Hayle in Scots pines at 3.55pm): 1 Firecrest, 1 Goldcrest (M Claughton

Millbrook: 3 Little Grebe; 12 Cormorant;2 Grey Heron; 2 Little Egret;12 Shelduck; 3 Canada Geese; 15 Brent Geese; 3 Moorhen; 1 Coot; 16 Teal;1 Curlew; 1 Black-tailed Godwit; 6 Oystercatcher; 6 Redshank; 3 Greenshank;2 Dunlin; 1 Great Black-backed Gull; Herring Gull; Black-headed Gull;Woodpigeon; 2 Kingfisher; 1 Pied Wagtail; 2 Dunnock; 1 Robin; 1 Chiffchaff;1 Blackcap; 4 Blue Tit; 1 Great Tit; 1 Chaffinch; 3 Jackdaw; 1 Rook; 1 Magpie, 1 Common Dolphin ( freshly dead in creek ).( A. Parker et al )

Torpoint – St. John’s Lake ( Chapeldown Rd. ): 1 Red-Throated Diver; 6 Great Crested Grebe; 3 Little Grebe; 8+ Cormorant; Little Egrets; 6 Grey Heron; 17 Canada Geese; 22 Brent Geese; Shelduck; 200+ Wigeon; 32+ Oystercatcher; 2 Curlew; 2 Black-tailed Godwit; 300+ Dunlin; Redshanks; Turnstones; 3 Ringed Plover; 1 Great Black-backed Gull; Herring Gull; Black-headed Gull; Woodpigeon; 1 Black Redstart; 8 House Sparrow; 1 Goldfinch; 1 Starling; 1 Crow ( trying to break open a shell by dropping it onto a car bonnet !! ) ( A. Parker et al )

Wacker Quay: Shelduck; Wigeon; 66 Avocet; Curlew; Black-tailed Godwits; 1 Buzzard; Long-tailed Tits; 1 Coal Tit; 1 Bullfinch. ( A.Parker et al )

Penberth: Yellow-browed Warbler. (N Rogers)

Penzance Harbour: 51 Purple Sandpiper. (A McKechnie)

Polgigga: 1 Cattle Egret flew around for a while then settled to feed in field near pond. (F Watts)

Langton Road, Falmouth: 1 Black Redstart, 8 Blackcap (M Broadbent, J Stokes Neustadt)

Penwithick, Carbis Moor: 4 Siskin, 10 Blue tit , 5 Great tit, 4 Marsh Tit, 3 Coal Tit, 7 long Tailed Tit, 2 Buzzard 2 over, Raven over, 2 Jay, 2  Magpie, 2 Collared Dove, 10 House Sparrow, 3 Greenfinch (2m,1fm), 12 Goldfinch , 5Chaffinch, 1 Dunnock, 2 Robin, Wren, 2 Carrion Crow. (V Booth)

Davidstow Woods: c10 Crossbill. (P Smith)

Gerrans Bay: 21 Great Northern Diver, 2 Black throated Diver, 1 Slavonian Grebe ( D Eva )

Late submission 7/12 St. Ives: Barnoon Cemetery: amongst freshly mowed grass lower section: 4 Black Redstart (f type), 1 Blackbird (m), 1 Meadow Pipit, 1 Robin (J Evans)

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Cattle Egret. Frances Watts
Purple Sandpiper. Alex McKechnie
Siskin Vic Booth
Goldfinch. Vic Booth
Marsh Tit. Vic Booth
Greenfinch. Vic Booth
Yellow-browed Warbler. Nigel Rogers
Yellow-browed Warbler. Nigel Rogers
Great Spotted Woodpecker. Martin Webb
Robin. Martin Webb
Blue Tit. Martin Webb
Great Tit. Martin Webb