Sunday 09 September 2012

Late News 08/09 Nanquidno: 1+ Redstart by the mill house in the afternoon. (L Jeffries & R Hooper)

Late News 08/09 Windmill Farm: 9 Yellow Wagtail, 2 Chough, 1 Blackcap, 1 Whitethroat and 4 Wheatear. (D Wright)

Late News 08/09 Kynance: Large pipit sp in field behind toilets at Kynance Car Park, probably Tawny Pipit. (S Pilbeam)

Marazion Marsh RSPB: Spotted Crake still from the standing stone at 07:45 at least, also 5 Grey Heron, 3 Little Egret, 1 Cormorant, 2 Mute Swan, 2 Mallard, 5 ad Moorhen plus 13 young, 1 Reed Bunting, 1 Chiffchaff, Reed Warblers and Sedge Warblers.  (D Parker & S Rogers)

Windmill Farm: 6 Yellow Wagtails, 1 Wheatear and a Great Spotted Woodpecker. (D Wright)

Falmouth: c100 House Martins over the north side of the town in the morning. (D Chaney)

Penryn River: 46 Redshank, 3 Turnstone, 1 Little Grebe and 1 Mallard with 1 young duckling as high tide approached. (D Chaney)

Walmsley Sanctuary: 1 Whinchat, 3 Greenshank, 1 Dunlin, 65 Mallard, 25 Teal and 3 Snipe. (D Eva)

Camel Estuary: 1 Wood Sandpiper, 2 Black Swan, 1 Common Sandpiper and 3 Black-tailed Godwit from Burniere. (D Eva)

Hayle Estuary RSPB: 1 juv Pectoral Sandpiper still present, seen from bridge at the east end of Copperhouse Creek at 13:00. Also  1 Whimbrel walking along waters edge in front of hide at Ryan’s Field and then flew onto grass behind hide. Appeared to have a damaged right eye. (D Jenkins & S Rogers)

Pectoral Sandpiper at Copperhouse Creek, Steve Rogers.

Porthgwarra: 5 Sooty Shearwater, Balearic Shearwater and 4 Great Skua past in the morning. (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

Kingsmill: Lesser Yellowlegs again from the 2nd hide at the China Fleet Country Club.

Siblyback Lake: Black Tern still.