Wednesday 19 September 2012

Marazion Marsh RSPB: 14 Grey Heron, 4+ Little Egret, 1 Cormorant, 6 Mute Swan plus 4 cygnets, 16 Mallard, 4 ad Moorhen plus 7 young, 13 Buzzard, 1 Sparrowhawk, 1 Kingfisher, 4 Stonechat including 2 juv, 1+ Cetti’s Warbler, Reed Warblers and Sedge Warblers. (D Parker) A Kingfisher (ringed) on Longrock Pool between 15:30 & 16:00. (W Renshaw) Spotted Crake reported from the standing stone again.

Marazion: 27 Ringed Plover, 9 Dunlin, 1 Turnstone, 13 Sanderling, 2 Oystercatcher and 1 Wheatear on the beach. (D Parker)

Treraven Meadows: Juv Pectoral Sandpiper showing well. (D Julian)

Penzance: 1 Med Gull (2cy), 1 Knot, 2 Bar-tailed Godwit, 1 Wheatear, 1 Grey Wagtail beach below Chyandour Cliff. (D Flumm & P St Pierre)

Tresemple Pool: Juv Spotted Redshank, Kingfisher, 13 Greenshank, 110 Redshank, 9 Little Grebe, 2 Moorhen and 12 Mallard. Also 8 Greenshank between Tresillian and St Clement and 2 Common Sandpiper on the island at Tresillian. (A NicholsonD Eva)

Camel Estuary Trail: 2 Bar-tailed Godwit, 2  Blackbird, 100 +Black-headed Gull, 30 Black-tailed Godwit, 2 Black Swan, 2 Blue Tit, 5 Buzzard,   30+ Carrion Crow, 1 Chaffinch, 1 Chiffchaff, 1 Common Sandpiper,  8 Cormorant, 50+ Curlew, 2  Dunlin, 2 Goldfinch, 3 Greenfinch, 12 Greenshank, 5 Grey Heron, 20 Great Black-backed Gull, 2 Grey Wagtail, 100+ Herring Gull, 50  House Sparrow (1 Leucistic), 5 House Martin, 20 Jackdaw, 2 Jay, 2 Lesser Black-backed Gull, 20  Little Egret, 2 Magpie, 10 Mallard, 10 Mute Swan, 50+ Oystercatcher, 1 Peregrine Falcon, 3 Raven, 5 Red-legged Partridge, 100 + Redshank, 5 Ringed Plover, 2 Robin, 1 Sparrowhawk, 3 Starling, 5 Swallow, 2 Wigeon, 20 Wood Pigeon and 1 Wren. (The Martin Cutland Nature Walk per C Travis)

Pendennis, Falmouth: 1 Whimbrel, 2 ad Med Gull, 3 Grey Wagtail, 1 Kestrel, 1 Chiffchaff, 1 Wheatear and 4 Rock Pipit. (D Chaney)

Gyllyngvase beach, Falmouth: 1 Ringed Plover, 2 Turnstone, 2 White Wagtail, 2 Pied Wagtail and 1 Grey Wagtail. (D Chaney)

Swanpool: 3 Mute Swan (2 ad ), 10 Little Grebe, 3 Moorhen, 2 Tufted Duck, 20+ Coot and 1 Grey Heron. (D Chaney)

Gorrangorras, Penryn River: 38 Curlew, 32 Redshank, 6 Oystercatcher, 1 Kingfisher, 2 Little Grebe and 3 Mallard. Also 4 Mute Swan (ad and 3 young) towards Falmouth, with c20 Mixed House Martin and Swallow flock over the fields. (D Chaney)

Hayle Estuary RSPB: Common Sandpiper in the evening.

Kingsmill: Lesser Yellowlegs again from the 2nd hide at the China Fleet Country Club, Old Ferry Road at SX 427608.

Truro: Juv Pectoral Sandpiper south of Truro on Calenick creek at high tide.