Thursday 06 September 2012

Late News 05/09 Siblyback Lake: 15+ Black Tern feeding between 18:30 & 19:30. (R Taylor)

Marazion: c80 Ringed Plover, c50 Dunlin, c50 Sanderling, c30 Turnstone, 1 Oystercatcher and 1 Wheatear on the beach and 2 Sandwich Terns offshore. (D Parker)

Marazion Marsh RSPB: Spotted Crake still from the standing stone, also 12 Grey Heron, 5+ Little Egret, 4+ Cormorant, 8 Mute Swan, 3 Mallard, 2 Teal, 6 ad Moorhen plus 13 young, 8 Buzzard, 1 Snipe, 5 Wheatear, 1 Yellow Wagtail (over and calling), 3 Reed Warbler, 2 Stonechat, 2 Chiffchaff, Reed Warblers and Sedge Warblers. Also yesterdays Bar-tailed Godwit found dead on the scrape. (D Parker & D Flumm)

Lizard Village: Large numbers of Swallows today. (J Davies)

Rosemullion Head, Prisk Cove: 19 Turnstone, 15 Ringed Plover, 2 Dunlin, 25 Oystercatcher and 2 juv Stonechat. (J St Ledger)

Falmouth, Gyllyngvase beach: 1 Sandwich Tern, 2 Ringed Plover, 2 Turnstone, 8 Oystercatcher and 1 Little Egret. (J St Ledger)

Dobwalls: 1 Hobby over the A38 at 08:30. (R Hurrell)

Davidstow: A female flava wagtail sp on the airfield by the control tower. (C Selway)

St Ives: Red-breasted Goose reported near Porthminster Hotel this morning. (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

Hayle Estuary RSPB: 2 Pectoral Sandpipers at the eastern end of Copperhouse Creek at 09:15. Also 1 Curlew Sandpiper reported.

Kingsmill: Lesser Yellowlegs again from the 2nd hide at the China Fleet Country Club this morning before flying up the creek at midday.

Porthgwarra: Wryneck again at Arden-Sawah at 12:30.