Wednesday 21 August 2013

Late news 20/08, Drift Reservoir (Members only): 4 Green Sandpiper and 1 Kingfisher. (S Williams)

Porthgwarra: 1 Pied Flycatcher, 1 Spotted Flycatcher, 1 Marsh Harrier, 13+ Tree Pipit , 5 Wheatear (adults and juveniles), 3 Blackcaps, 1 Sedge Warbler, 6 Whitethroats, 1 Willow Warbler, 2 Sparrowhawks, 12 Whimbrel and 10+ Chiffchaffs. also 30+ Clouded Yellow butterflies including 2 females showing characteristics of the Helice race alongside coastal path either side of the stone wall above the pool. Other butterflies included numerous Graylings; Common Blue; Wall Brown and some Painted Ladies; Gatekeepers; Meadow Browns, Small Coppers and Red Admirals. (M Wallace, P&H Taylor, K Dalziel photo)

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Carrick Roads, (Turnaware Point): 1 Osprey over and 1 Tree Pipit (Comerrans Farm). (S Croft)

Bude Marsh (above Rodds Bridge): 5 Buzzard, 1 Stock Dove, 2 Swallow and 1 Grey Wagtail. (R Mudge)

Lower Tamar Lake: 2 Mute Swan, 1 Grey Heron, 9 Coot, 9 Great-crested Grebe, 1 Buzzard, 1 Cormorant, 12 Swallow, 1 Nuthatch, 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker (f), 2 Blue Tit, 1 Coal Tit and 10 Mallard. (R Mudge)

Scillonian crossing: 7 Cory’s Shearwater, 2 Balearic Shearwater, 1 Great Skua, 40 Storm Petrel and 11 Common Scoter. (P Semmens photo)

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Marazion beach (Great Hogus): 2 Sandwich Tern. (P Fraser)

Cape Cornwall (Golf Course): 2 Yellow Wagtail. (P Fraser)

The Rumps and Pentire Head: 2 Blackbird, 6 Black-headed Gull, 2 Buzzard, c50 Carrion Crow, c30 Cormorant, 15 Fulmar, 30 Gannet, 10 Goldfinch, 20 Great Black-backed Gull, c50 Herring Gull, 20 House Sparrow, 10 Jackdaw, 2 Kestrel, 10 Linnet, 4 Magpie, 2 Mediterranean Gull, 15 Oystercatcher, 2 Pied Wagtail, 6 Rock Pipit, c200 Rook, 10 Shag, c50 Starling, 6 Stonechat, c30 Swallow, 2 Wheatear, 4 Whitethroat, 12 Wood Pigeon and 1 Wren. (The Martin Cutland Nature Walk – C Travis)

Devoran Quay: 5 Common Sandpiper, 4 Whimbrel, 2 Black-tailed Godwit, 1 Bar-tailed Godwit, 12 Greenshank, 7 Dunlin, 100+ Redshank, 100+ Curlew, 80+ Oystercatcher, 1 Kingfisher and 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker. (J St Ledger photo)

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Stithians Reservoir: 1 Common Sandpiper, 23 Curlew, 18 Little Grebe, 1 Great Crested Grebe + 1 juv, 2 Grasshopper Warbler, 4 Sedge Warbler, 2 Whitethroat. (J St Ledger)

St. Newlyn East: 1 Tree Pipit. (M Grantham)

Drift Reservoir (Members only): 4 Common Sandpiper and 3 Green Sandpiper. (C Moore)

Trevilley: 1 Hobby. (C Moore)

Marazion Marsh RSPB: 3 Mute Swan, 5 Mallard, 3 Cormorant over, 1 Little Grebe, 8 Moorhen, 1 Little Egret, 13 Grey Heron, 1 Sparrowhawk, c20 Swallow, 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker, 1 Yellow Wagtail, 2 Reed Bunting, 3 juv Stonechat, 2 Whitethroat, 1 Willow Warbler and 1 Chiffchaff plus Reed and Sedge Warblers. (D Parker)

St Ives: 1 dark morph Pomarine Skua, 3 Balearic Shearwater and 1 Sooty Shearwater past. (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

Clapper Marshes: 3 Mute Swan, 4 Moorhen, 10 Green Sandpiper, 2 Little Grebe, 1 Sparrowhawk, 10 Swallow, 19 Mallard, 3 Kingfisher, 1 Wood Sandpiper, 73 Canada Goose, 8 Black-headed Gull, 1 Herring Gull, 1 Cormorant, 4 Heron, 8 Teal, 1 Common Sandpiper, 1 Wren, 1 Stock Dove, 4 Woodpigeon, 2 Carrion Crow, 2 Goldfinch, 2 Jackdaw, 3 Collared Dove, 8 House Sparrow, 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker, 6 Chaffinch, 10 Greenfinch, 4 Blue Tit, 2 Spotted Flycatcher, 3 Chiffchaff, 1 Robin. (D Julian)

Treraven Meadow: 1 Pectoral Sandpiper (adult), 26 Black-headed Gull, 1 Little Egret, 25 Mallard, 9 Yellow Wagtail, 5 Carrion Crow, 3 Jackdaw, 2 Magpie, 1 Common Sandpiper, 1 Green Sandpiper, 4 Woodpigeon, 2 Great Tit, 2 Blue Tit, 4 Long-tailed Tit, 1 Siskin, 6 Goldfinch, 1 Wren, 1 Jay, 2 Goldcrest and 1 Dunnock. (D Julian, W Delacour & C Selway)

Egloshayle area: 6 Mute Swan, 36 Mallard, 2 Swallow, 8 Black-headed Gull, 2 Lapwing, 1 Common Sandpiper. (D Julian & W Delacour)

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