Wednesday 05 September 2012

Marazion: Ad Buff-breasted Sandpiper still by the lifeguards hut, also c100 Ringed Plover, c50 Dunlin, c80 Sanderling, c40 Turnstone, 2 Oystercatcher, 1 Whimbrel and 1 Wheatear on the beach. (D Parker, S Williams & R Farnes)

Waders at Marazion, R Farnes and S Williams.

Marazion Marsh RSPB: Spotted Crake still from the standing stone, also 6 Grey Heron, 7+ Little Egret, 1 Cormorant, 4 Mute Swan plus 4 cygnets, 6 ad Moorhen plus 16 young and 2 downy young, 1 Bar-tailed Godwit, 2 Wheatear, 1 Yellow Wagtail (over and calling), 1 Reed Warbler and Sedge Warblers. (D Parker & S Maycock)

Bar-tailed Godwit on Marazion Marsh. S Maycock.

Nanquidno: 1 Whinchat, 4 Wheatear, 1 Spotted Flycatcher and 6 White Wagtail. (C Moore)

Camel Estuary: 10 Bar Tail Godwit, 4 Blackbird, 500 +Black-headed Gull, 50 +Black-tailed Godwit, 1 Blue Tit, 4 Buzzard,  2 Canada Geese, 8 Carrion Crow, 2 Chiffchaff, 4 Common Sandpiper, 20 + Cormorant, 100 + Curlew,  12 Dunlin,  2 Goldcrest, 6 Goldfinch, 8 Grey Heron, 50 +Great Black-backed Gull, 1 Grey Wagtail,  124 Herring Gull, 7 House Sparrow, 10 House Martin,  10 Jackdaw,   12 Lesser Black-backed Gull, 40+ Little Egret,   5 Magpie, 48 Mallard, 2 Mediterranean Gull, 8 Mute Swan,  50 Oystercatcher,   4 Red-legged Partridge, 8 Redshank, 11 Ringed Plover, 2 Robin,   12 Starling, 20 Swallow,   2  Wigeon and 20  Wood Pigeon. (The Martin Cutland Nature Walk per C Travis)

Kingsmill: Lesser Yellowlegs again from the 2nd hide at the China Fleet Country Club this morning. Also 41 Black-tailed Godwits, 1 Bar-tailed Godwit, 35 Greenshank, 90 Curlew, 100+ Redshank, 35 Dunlin, 5 Whimbrel & 4 Knot on the rising tide this evening.(S Cox)

 

Lesser Yellowlegs at Kingsmill, M Beer.

Sennen: 14 White Wagtails and Common Sandpiper in off the sea. (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

Porthgwarra: 1 Whinchat. (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

Pendeen: 2 Grey Phalaropes and 8 Puffins this morning.

Drift Reservoir (Members Only): Honey Buzzard drifted east over the southern end of the reservoir this morning.

Goonhavern: Wryneck on lawn at the bottom of Carriage Parc at 13:00.

St Ives: 2 Balearic Shearwaters past the Island.