Wednesday 4th September 2013

Late news 31/08 Land’s End: 4 Whinchat, 6 Wheatear and 1 Yellow Wagtail. (P St Pierre)

Late news 31/08 Treave Common: 4 Whinchat and 2 Tree Pipit. (P St Pierre)

Late news 31/08 Trevorian Farm: 4 Yellow Wagtail and 15 ‘alba’ Wagtail. (P St Pierre)

aq 014Yesterday’s Lesser Yellowlegs at Walmsley taken by S Stanbury
DC7E7719Curlew at Marazion Marsh yesterday taken by R Farnes DC7E7759

Land’s End: Red-rumped Swallow flew north over Trinity Pool at 07:45 with 2 Swallows and 3 Meadow Pipits. Also 1 Kestrel, 1 Sparrowhawk, 1 Yellow Wagtail, 1 Grey Wagtail, 5 Pied Wagtail, c10 Meadow Pipit, 1 Skylark, 1 Wheatear and 3 Chiffchaff. (D Parker)

Marazion Marsh RSPB: 2 Tawny Owls calling at 6am, 1 Common Sandpiper, 1 Tree Pipit over, 1 Cetti’s Warbler heard, 1 Yellow Wagtail, 1 Kestrel, 2 Mute Swan, 11 Mallard, 2 Little Egret, 8 Moorhen, c12 Swallow and 10 Pied/White Wagtails in flight plus Sedge and Reed Warblers (M Grantham, T Mills, D Parker et al)

Marazion Beach: 9 Bar-tailed Godwit. (A Benn)

Penzance: 2 Kingfishers at Boscathnoe Reservoir. (D Parker)

Windmill Farm: 1 1w Citrine Wagtail with 20+ Yellow Wagtail at 17:30.

Long Rock Beach: 6 Ringed Plover, 2 Dunlin, 3 White Wagtail and 1 Pied Wagtail. (M Spicer)

Jubilee Pool, Penzance: 6 Med Gull. (P St Pierre)

Pendennis Point: 8 Rock pipit, 1 Kestrel, 10 Oystercatcher, 1 Whimbrel, 2 Med Gull and 4 Pied Wagtail. (D Chaney)

Castle Beach: 2 Little Egret, 8 oystercatcher, 1 Curlew, 3 med gull and 12 Swalllow. (D Chaney)

Gyllyngvase: 1 Curlew, 1 Whimbrel, 7 Oystercatcher and 9 Med Gull. (D Chaney)

Swanpool: 4 Little Grebe, 1 Great-crested Grebe and 1 Green Woodpecker. (D Chaney)

Argal Reservoir: 1 Mute Swan plus 1 young, 8 Great-crested Grebe, 2 Grey Heron, 15+ Mallard and 15 Swallow. (D Chaney)

College Reservoir: 3 Mallard, 13 Coot, 1 Great-crested Grebe plus 1 young, 25 Herring Gull and 1 Greater Black-backed Gull. (D Chaney)

Gorrangorras: 20+ Redshank and 2 Turnstone on high tide roost. (D Chaney)

Camel Estuary: 1 Bar-tailed Godwit, 8 Blackbird, c500 Black-headed Gull, c30 Black-tailed Godwit, 1 Black Swan, 1 Blue Tit, 4 Buzzard, 3 Canada Geese, c50 Carrion Crow, 1 Collared Dove, 15 Cormorant, C100 Curlew, 7 Dunlin, 25 Goldfinch, 30 Great Black-backed Gull, 1 Great Tit, 10 Greenshank, 5 Grey Heron, 2 Grey Wagtail, c100 Herring Gull, 10 Jackdaw, 1 Kingfisher, 1 Lesser Black-backed Gull, 7 Linnet, 20 Little Egret, 10 Magpie, 12 Mallard, 12 Mute Swan, c100 Oystercatcher, 1 Pied Wagtail, 2 Red-legged Partridge, c200 Redshank, 3 Ringed Plover, 2 Robin, 3 Rook, 2 Sparrowhawk, 2 Spotted Flycatcher, 12 Starling, 20 Swallow, 10 Wood Pigeon and 1 Wren. (The Martin Cutland Nature Walk – C Travis)

Porthgwarra: 33 Balearic Shearwater, 2 Sooty Shearwater, 1 Pomarine Skua, 2 Arctic Skua, 4 Great Skua and 2 juv Yellow-legged Gull past.

Park Head: 1 Wryneck this afternoon.

Hayle Estuary RSPB: 3 Bar-tailed Godwit, 4 Whimbrel, 4 ad Med Gull and a Sparrowhawk at Ryan’s field. (A Benn). 2 Curlew Sandpiper on Lelant Saltings.

MJS