Friday 28 September 2012

Late News 22/09 Predannack Wollas to Kynance: 2 groups of Chough (3 and 5).  The group of 5 included 2 birds that were unringed. (D & S Lewis)

Late News 26/09 Cape Cornwall: At least 2 flava wagtails with albas on Cape Cornwall Golf Course. (P Fraser)

Marazion Marsh RSPB: 5 Grey Heron, 2 Little Egret, 1 Cormorant, 4 Mute Swan plus 4 cygnets, 16 Mallard, 8 Teal, 8 ad Moorhen plus 5 juv, 2 Little Grebe (1 on Longrock Pool), 1 Kestrel, 7 Meadow Pipit, 1  Stonechat, 3+ Reed Bunting, 1 Chiffchaff, 1 Cetti’s Warbler and 1 Reed Warbler. (D Parker & S Maycock) Spotted Crake reported again.

Porthgwarra: Yellow-browed Warbler by the pool late morning, plus a Tree Pipit. Yellow-browed Warbler by the car park. (M Wallace)

Bosistow: Adult Dotterel in ploughed field west of Faraway Cottage. (M Hallam)

Walmsley Sanctuary: 7 Dunlin, 8 Snipe, Mute Swans, House Martin, Swallows, Teal, Wigeon, Little Grebe, 2 Water Rail, Grey Herons, Buzzard, Curlew, Canada Geese, Moorhen, 2 Raven, 2 Cormorant (1 Juvenile), Mallard, Goldfinch and Wren. (T Durie)

Camel Estuary: Juvenile Shelduck, Curlew, Whimbrel, Black Swans, Dunlin, Sparrowhawk, Buzzard and 4 Little Egret from the Burniere hide. (T Durie)

Swanpool: 1 Kingfisher, 1 Great Crested Grebe, 9 Little Grebe, 1 Grey Heron, 3 Mute Swan. (J St Ledger)

Falmouth, Pendennis Point: 1 Med Gull, 1 Whimbrel, 12 Oystercatcher. (J St Ledger)

Kynance Cove car park: Group of 3 Chough flying over. (J St Ledger)

Lizard Point: 1 Chough above the old lifeboat station and lower on the rocks 17 Turnstone. (J St Ledger)

Davidstow Airfield: 2 Curlew Sandpiper and 1 Buff Breasted Sandpiper still. Also Red-throated Pipit reported on the main runway in the morning. (C Selway)

Botallack: 2 Whinchat (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

Hayle Estuary RSPB: 8 Bar-tailed Godwit, Common Sandpiper and 3 ad Mediterranean Gulls (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

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

Kenidjack: Whinchat still at seaward end.

Treen: Yellow-browed Warbler by footpath south of car park mid morning.

Cot Valley: Yellow-browed Warbler and Firecrest.

Indian Queens: Hoopoe at Brighton Cross along B3275 c 100m from the roundabout at 09:15.