Tuesday 3rd September 2013

Late news 02/09 Davidstow Airfield: At least 30 White Wagtail, also good numbers of Pied Wagtail, 1 Wheatear, 19 Dunlin, 17 Ringed Plover and 36+ Linnet. ( B Craven)

Porthgwarra: 1 Great Shearwater, 10 Balearic Shearwater, 24 Sooty Shearwater, c75,000 Manx Shearwater, 1 Great Skua, 3 Arctic Tern, 1 1w Little gull and 1 1w Med Gull past by 10:30.

Marazion Marsh RSPB: 1 Tawny Owl calling, 1 Kingfisher (young female, caught and ringed), 1 Common Sandpiper, c15 Swallow, 1 Water Rail heard, 10 Mallard, 4 Teal, 1 Canada Goose, 1 Little Grebe, 11 Moorhen,1 Kestrel, 1 Sparrowhawk, 5 Little Egret, 5 Grey Heron, 1 Chiffchaff, several Reed and Sedge Warblers, plus 1 Stoat. (M Grantham, D Parker, T Mills et al)

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Marazion: c1,000 Manx Shearwater c 1m south of the Mount at midday, plus 1 Spotted Flyctcher at Rosehill. (P Fraser)

Long Rock Pool: 1 Common Sandpiper. (S Maycock)

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Tresemple Pool: 21 Greenshank, 36 Redshank, 1 Black-tailed Godwit, 1 Ringed Plover and 1 Kingfisher. ( D Eva)

Stithians Reservoir: 2 Common Sandpiper and 5 Snipe. (J St Ledger)

Windmill Farm: 30+ Yellow Wagtail and 2 Wheatear, all feeding around cattle. (J St Ledger)

Kynance: 2 Chough, 2 Wheatear and 1 Kestrel. (J St Ledger)
Choughs at Kynance 3rd Sept 2013Lizard, Soapy Cove: 2 Dartford Warbler, 2 Whinchat, 1 Willow Warbler, 1 Whitethroat, 1 Wheatear, 1 Sparrowhawk, 10+ Stonechat and 30+ Linnet. Also numerous Clouded Yellow and 1 Painted Lady. (J St Ledger)

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Walmsley Sanctuary: 1 Lesser Yellowlegs from Tower Hide. (S Stanbury)

St Buryan: 1 Wyneck at Boleigh this afternoon, (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

Dinham Flats: 2 Curlew Sandpiper.

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