Saturday 11 August 2012

Marazion Marsh RSPB: Juv Spotted Crake opposite the standing stone 08:10 to 09:30 and 18:40 to 19:15 at least, (P St Pierre et al.) 6 Grey Heron, 4 Mute Swan and 4 cygnets, 4+ Little Egret, 1 Cormorant, 7 Mallard, 3 ad Moorhen plus 10 full grown young, 3+ Water Rail, 1 juv Common Sandpiper, 2 unringed Green Sandpiper, 3 Snipe, 5 Dunlin (2ad & 3 juv), 1+ Kingfisher, 12 Swift, c25 Swallow, 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker, 1 Reed Bunting, Sedge Warblers and Reed Warblers. (D Parker & P St Pierre)

Marazion: 39 Sanderling, 9 Dunlin, 44 Ringed Plover, 5 Turnstone and 1 Whimbrel on the beach. (P St Pierre)

Loe Pool, Helston: 2 Mute swan, 2 Tufted Duck, 18 Mallard, 3 Great Crested Grebe, 8 Cormorant, 2 Moorhen, 3 Sand Martin, 5 Swallow, 2 Green Woodpecker and 2 Reed Warbler. (D Parker)

Hayle Estuary RSPB: 1 Common Sandpiper on Ryan’s Field. 2 Whimbrel, 2 ad Med Gull, 10 Bar-t godwit, c30 Sanderling, 2 Turnstone and flock of Dunlin and Ringed Plover, 1 Greenshank and 5 Redshank on Carnsew Pool. 10 Little Egret, 7 Heron, 8 Teal, 1 juv Shelduck, 4+ ad Med Gull and 1 juv. (D Jenkins & R Farnes)

          

St Gothian Sands LNR: 5 juv Mute Swan. (D Jenkins)

Clapper Marshes: 6 Green Sandpiper in the evening. (D Julian)

Walmsley Sanctuary (CBWPS Members Only): 1 juv Little Ringed Plover, 1 Green Sandpiper, 1 Lapwing, 21 Snipe, 10 Teal, 5 Gadwall, 4 Sand Martin and 150+ Swallow. (C Selway)

Gurnard’s Head: Juv Pied Flycatcher in the afternoon. (M Grantham)

St Buryan: Kite sp over Sparnon at 07:20. (Bird Forum)

Nanquidno: Pied Flycatcher in the morning.

Trevose Head: 5 Pied Flycatchers on north side in field adjacent to horse field at 13:30.