Saturday 15 September 2012

Marazion Marsh RSPB: 9 Grey Heron, 6 Little Egret, 1 Cormorant, 2 Mute Swan, 6 Mallard, 1 ad Water Rail, 6 ad Moorhen plus 10 young, 3 Stonechat (2 ad), 1 Reed Bunting, 1 Chiffchaff, 1 Cetti’s Warbler and Sedge Warblers. (D Parker)

Marazion: c40 Ringed Plover, 14 Dunlin, 9 Turnstone and 13 Sanderling on the beach. (D Parker)

Drift Reservoir: (CBWPS members only): 5 Mute Swan, 76 Mallard, 5 Call Duck, 2 Teal, 1 Cormorant, 2 Moorhen (1 juv), 1 Little Grebe, 2 Great Crested Grebe, 1 Grey Heron, 1 Buzzard, 1 Sparrowhawk, 2 Raven, 1 Curlew, 576 herring Gull, 32 Lesser Black-backed Gull, 2 Great Black-backed Gull, 1 Kingfisher, c30 Swallow, 8 Chiffchaff and 2 Jay. (D Parker)

Walmsley Sanctuary: Juv Pectoral Sandpiper still and 1 Bittern. (C Selway)

Kynance Farm: Wryneck. (A Pay)

Caerthillian – Southerly Point, Lizard: 3 Whinchat, 6 Stonechat, 2 Wheatear, 2 Grey Wagtail, 300 Swallow, 40 House Martin, 1 Sand Martin, 40 Goldfinch, 2 Chough. (D Flumm)

Caerthillian: 1 Wryneck at Carn Goon, 1 Whinchat, 3 Yellow Wagtails, 12+ Wheatear, 1 Blackcap, 1 Whitethroat, 30 White Wagtails, 100 Swallows, 2 Chough, 2 House Martins and 2 adult unringed choughs and a singleton which also appeared to be unringed. (D Eva & S Pilbeam)(/span>

Church Cove: 1 Pied Flycatcher in churchyard. (D Eva)

Windmill Farm: 3 Yellow Wagtails. (D Eva)

Camel Trail: 1 Greenshank, 2 Black Swan,  7+ Black-tailed Godwit, Ringed Plover and Dunlin. (R Farnes)

Falmouth, Gyllyngvase Beach; 1 adult Med Gull, 2 Sandwich Tern, 2 Ringed Plover and 1 Little Egret. (J St Ledger)

Porth Joke: 2 Peregrine, 2 Kestrel, 15 Buzzard, c.150 Goldfinch, 60 Linnet, 4 Blackcap, 1 Whitethroat, 7 Chiffchaff, 1 Whinchat, 10 Stonechat and 1 Grey Wagtail. (CBWPS walk per S Rowe)

Falmouth: 1 Spotted Flycatcher on private farmland c1m west of Argal Reservoir. (D Chaney)

Gorrangorras, Penryn River: c30 Redshank, 8 Turnstone, 1 Curlew, 2 Little grebe, 6 Mallard, 5 Pied Wagtail in the pony field and 3+ Swallow. (D Chaney)

St Agnes: Adult Rose Coloured Starling for its 2nd day on rooftops at Beaconsfield Place and Trelawney Road.

Porthgwarra: 17 Balearic Shearwater, 20 Sooty Shearwater, 5 Great Skua and 2 Minke Whale.

Kingsmill: Lesser Yellowlegs again for 10 mins only this morning at 07:50 from the 2nd hide at the China Fleet Country Club, Old Ferry Road SX 427608.