Tuesday 12th December 2023

Tuesday 12th December 2023

Lower Tamer Lake: 1 male Red Breasted Merganser, 29 Teal, 1 Water Rail, 1 Chiffchaff, 11 Goosander, 5 Lesser Scaup, 8 Snipe, 1 Sparrowhawk. (P Howrihane)

Porthmeor Cove: 30 Chough landed briefly on cliff then flew eastward over ridge. (M Smith)

Penzance: 1 Red-throated Diver, 1 Guillemot and 4 Eider off the harbour this afternoon. (A McKechnie)

Eastern Green, Penzance: 1 Little Gull, 1 Great Crested Grebe, 18 Great Northern Diver. (P St Pierre)

Stithians: 1m Reed Bunting. (S Hinkley)

Carharrack: 1 Blackcap in private garden. (W Chegwidden)

Gerrans Bay: 8 Black-throated Diver, 7 Great Northern Diver, 3 Common Scoter. (D Eva)

Qiuntrell Downs: 2 Kestrel. (S Grose)

Porth Reservoir: 1 Long-tailed Duck still present, 6 Great Crested Grebe, 1m Goosander, 3m Tufted Duck, 2 Common Gull, 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker, 2 Buzzard. (S Grose)

Sowden’s Bridge, Duloe: 6 Chaffinch, 2m Bullfinch, 1 Dunnock, 1 Nuthatch, 2 Coat Tit, 2 Marsh Tit, 1 Robin, 1  Great Spotted Woodpecker, 2 Great Tit, 2 Blue Tit, 1 Goldfinch, 1 Pheasant and 1 Carrion Crow. (S Netherton)

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Red Breasted Merganser – Paul Howrihane
Red-throated Diver – Alex McKechnie
Long-tailed Duck – Shaun Grose