Wednesday 22nd November

Wednesday 22nd November

Men-an-Tol: 21 Golden Plover and 1 freshly dead Little Auk. (DK Parker, J Swann)

Drift Reservoir: 2 Greater Scaup. (A McKechnie)

Land’s End Airport: 1 Black Redstart. (Birdguides)

RSPB Hayle Estuary, Copperhouse Creek:  50 Ringed Plover, 35 Dunlin, 10 Lapwing, 45 Redshank, 2 Greenshank, 9 Snipe, 2 Shelduck,  1 Little Egret, 1 Curlew, 1 Water Pipit. (V Skilton) 1 Great Northern Diver in Carnsew Pool. (J Miller) 1 Kingfisher at Ryan’s Field. (J Miller)

Marazion: 33 Brent Geese (one with rings Red 4 and White “C”), 2 Bar-tailed Godwit, 1 Redshank, C30 Turnstone, 16 Oystercatcher, C20 Ringed Plover, C20 Sanderling, 7 Dunlin, Little Egret. (S Wood)

St Ives Island: 1 Black Redstart. (T.Culmer)

Stithians Reservoir: 82 Lapwing, 32 Snipe, 10 Wigeon, 118 Teal, 42 Mallard, 2 Tufted Duck, 6 Moorhen, 7 Little Grebe, 2 Little Egret, 2 Grey Heron, 8 Cormorant, 240 Canada Geese, 1 Great Black-backed Gull, 3 Lesser Black-backed Gull, 86 Black-headed Gull, 150 Herring Gull, 1 Kingfisher. (J St Ledger, K Sarjeant – Trainee Ecologist with SWLakes) WeBS count.
1 Pintail (male), 1 Tufted Duck (male), 10 Wigeon, 60+ Teal, 68 Lapwing, 50+ Snipe, 2 Common Gull. (S Kolodziejski)

Berkeley Cottages, Falmouth: 1f Sparrowhawk with Woodpigeon kill on road. (S Van Hear)

Carnkie, Helston: 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker, 10+ Goldfinch, 4 Greenfinch, 20+ House Sparrow, 20+ Jackdaw, 40+ Fieldfare & Redwing in mixed flock. (A Lea)

The Knavocks: 5 Choughs. Mid morning. (Geoff Rogers)

Carn Gloose: 1 Snow Bunting flew east. (Birdguides)

Porthtowan Beach: 1 Kestrel. (R Tizzard)

Gorran Haven: 5 Black-throated Diver. (Birdguides)

Hannafore:  1 Dunlin, 5 Turnstone, 2 juvenile Shag, 3 Oystercatchers, 12 Common Scoter (offshore). (D Sharp)

Camel Estuary, Wadebridge to Tregunna: c.250 Canada goose, 11 Mute swan, 42 Shelduck, 15 Wigeon, 16 Mallard, 3 Teal, 6 Wood pigeon, 1 Collared dove, 1 Great crested grebe, 3 Little grebe, 170 Oystercatcher, 140 Lapwing, c.500 Golden plover, 2 Grey plover, 75 Curlew, 9 Bar-tailed godwit, 60 Black-tailed godwit, 140 Dunlin, 4 Snipe, 3 Common sandpiper, 35 Redshank, 1 Greenshank, 150 Black-headed gull, 11 Great black-backed gull, 45 Herring gull, 1 Lesser black-backed gull, 6 Cormorant, 1 Grey heron, 6 Little egret, 1 Sparrowhawk, 1 Buzzard, 1 Jay, 2 Magpie, 9 Jackdaw, 17 Carrion crow, 1 Raven, 1 Great tit, 28 Starling, 1 Song thrush, 5 Redwing, 5 Blackbird, 3 Robin, 1 Dunnock, 1 Grey wagtail, 1 Pied wagtail, 3 Chaffinch, 1 Bullfinch, 2 Goldfinch. (M Scawen et al)

Bodmin Moor: male Ring Ouzel photographed. (S Sanderson)

Werrington, Cornwall1 Great White Egret, 1 Heron, 17 Mallard,
8 Teal. (
John and Lesley Platt)

Lower Tamar Lake this morning: 10 Goosander 3m (1 eclipse) 7f, 3 Willow Tit, 2 Marsh Tit, 9 Great Crested Grebe, 1 Grey Heron, 9 Fieldfare, 2 Bullfinch, 7 Teal, 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker, 1 Nuthatch. (R Mudge)

Kingsmill Lake, China Fleet Club: 6 Cormorant 1 Great crested Grebe, 8 Little Egret, 2 Grey Heron, 1 Buzzard, 120 Dunlin, 33 Avocet, 3 Black-tailed Godwit, 45 Redshank, 6 Greenshank, 5 Lapwing, 6 Snipe, 52 Curlew, 55 Teal, 10 Mallard, 110 Wigeon, 5 Shelduck c120 Canada Goose, 3 Pheasant, 10 Wood Pigeon, 50+ Black headed Gull, Herring Gull, 3 Jay, 3 Robin, 2 Blackbird, 1 Goldcrest, 2 Wren. (Bruce Taggart CBWPS Chariman & new members get together)
Late submission, 21/11/23, Porthtowan Beach: 1 Rock Pipit. (R Tizzard)
Late submission, 21/11/23,  St Ives Island: 4 Common Scoter, 1 Brent Goose, 4 Great Northern Diver, 2 Red-throated Diver, 1 Great Skua, 1 Pomarine Skua,  10+ Common Dolphin (G Jones)

Late submission, 21/11/23, RSPB Marazion Marsh1 Spoonbill (V463 again), 1 Little Egret, 9 Moorhen, 2 Snipe, 2 Canada Geese, 6 Mallard.. (R Hamilton-Ahearne)

 

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Greater Scaup – Alex Mckechnie
Sanderling – Steven Wood
Dunlin – Steven Wood
Brent Geese – Steven Wood
Shag – Deena Sharp
Little Auk – Dave Parker
Rock Pipit – Rachel Tizzard
Goldfinch – Adrian Lea
Greenfinch – Adrian Lea
Kingfisher – John Miller