Tuesday 21 August 2012

Late News 20/08 Falmouth, Gyllyngvase beach: 8 Med Gull. (J St Ledger)

Late News 20/08 Hayle Estuary RSPB: 4 Common Sandpiper, 10 Bar-tailed Godwit, 2 Black-tailed Godwit, 3 Turnstone, 2 Med Gull, 8 Oystercatcher, 2 Teal, 1 Kingfisher and 100+ Curlew. (J St Ledger)

Penzance: Eider again off Chyandour at 06:45. (L Proctor)

Marazion Marsh RSPB: 3 Grey Heron, 3 Little Egret, 2 Mute Swan, 2+ Cormorant, 6 Mallard, 5 ad Moorhen plus 9 full grown young and 3 downy young, 2 Dunlin, Sedge Warblers and Reed Warblers. (D Parker)

Nanjizal: Dotterel in the large field to the north west of Faraway Cottage, also Pied Flycatcher and Redstart along Bosistow Lane early afternoon. (M Wallace)

Longrock: Adult Med Gull, 80 Ringed Plover, 30 Sanderling, 35 Dunlin and 11 Turnstone on the beach plus 3 Common Tern and 2+ Sandwich Tern offshore. (P St Pierre & D Flumm)

Davidstow: 2 Wood Sandpiper now on the airfield by the control tower. (D Julian)

Drift Reservoir: (CBWPS members only): 1 Swift and a Sparrowhawk this afternoon. (P St Pierre) Black-tailed Godwit in the evening. (B Field) Osprey reported again in the morning.

Helston: Wryneck in a private garden at 11:00. (M Rule)

Walmsley Sanctuary (CBWPS Members Only): 5 Ruff, 1 juv Ringed Plover, 1 juv Little Ringed Plover, 19 Greenshank, 2 Black-tailed Godwit, 1 Lapwing, 2 Snipe, 2 Green Sandpiper, Teal, Little Grebe, Little Egret, Grey Heron, Buzzard, Sedge Warbler and Cormorant. (W Delacour) Also 4 Green Sandpiper, Lapwing, 1 Golden Plover over, 22 Teal, 1 Shoveler, 4 Gadwall, and a Sparrowhawk. (C Selway)


Little Ringed Plover at Walmsley Sanctuary, Colin Selway

Camel Estuary: 3 Ruff, Redshank, Greenshank, Oystercatcher, Curlew, juvenile Peregrine, 2 Common Sandpiper, Buzzard, Red-legged Partridge, Grey Heron, Little Egret, 2 Black Swan and 12 Black-tailed Godwit from the Burniere hide this evening. (W Delacour)

Sennen Cove: Common Sandpiper on main beach this morning. (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

Church Cove: Wryneck towards the quarry at 16:00.

Cury: 1 Wryneck in the morning.