Sunday 16 September 2012

Marazion Marsh RSPB: 10 Grey Heron, 8+ Little Egret, 1 Cormorant, 4 Mute Swan plus 4 cygnets, 6 Mallard, 1 Teal, 1 Water Rail, 6 ad Moorhen plus 9 young, 1 Stonechat, 1 Chiffchaff, 1 Cetti’s Warbler and Sedge Warblers. (D Parker) Spotted Crake reported from the standing stone again.

Marazion: c50 Ringed Plover, 12 Dunlin, 7 Turnstone and 15 Sanderling on the beach and ad Med Gull offshore. (D Parker)

Devoran: 1 Kingfisher, 6 Teal, 16 Oystercatcher, 6 Black-tailed Godwit, 3 Bar-tailed Godwit, 8 Greenshank, 150 Curlew and 70 Redshank including a very pale leucistic bird. (D Eva)

Falmouth, Gyllyngvase Beach: 2 adult Med Gull, 1 Sanderling, 2 Ringed Plover and 19 Oystercatcher. (J St Ledger)


Falmouth, Pendennis Point: 1 Peregrine being mobbed by 2 Buzzard, also1 Ringed Plover. 2 Grey Seals on Black Rock. (J St Ledger)

Hayle Estuary RSPB:  Pectoral Sandpiper viewed from the Causeway also  10 Bar tailed Godwit,  1 Whimbrel and  2 Grey Wagtail. (V Stratton)

Trewey Downs:  6 Whinchat and  1 Wheatear. (V Stratton)

Buttermilk Hill:  10 Common Buzzard,  2 Wheatear and  2 Grey Wagtail. (V Stratton)

Hallworthy: Red Kite just to west of Hallworthy, adjacent to A395 at 17:20. (J Parfitt)

Treraven Meadows: 6 Black-tailed Godwit, 2 Green Sandpiper, 2 Curlew, 2 Little Egret, 1 Grey Heron, 1 Kingfisher, 3 Grey Wagtail, Black-headed Gulls, Teal, Mallard, large flock of Canada Geese. (W Delacour)

Walmsley Sanctuary: 1 Lapwing, 1 Snipe, 1 Spotted Redshank, 17 Greenshank, c57 Black-tailed Godwit, 3 Bar-tailed Godwit, 1 Green Sandpiper, Teal, 1 Wigeon, 1 Shoveler, Grey Heron, Little Egret, Little Grebe with young, Moorhen and Buzzard. (W Delacour)