Thursday 5th September 2013

Late news 03/09 Siblyback Lake: 3 Pectoral Sandpiper.

Late news 04/09 Falmouth: 2 Sooty Shearwater, 5 Great Skua and 1 Leatherback Turtle from AK Wildlife Cruise. (R Hollis)

Late news 04/09 The Lizard: 6 Storm Petrel ringed overnight at Hot Point. (M Grantham)

Late news 04/09 Nanquidno: 2 colour-ringed Chough plus 1 Tree Pipit. (P Fraser)

Late news 04/09 Cape Cornwall: 1 Yellow Wagtail and 9 White Wagtail on the golf course. (P Fraser)

Late news 04/09 Mounts Bay: 8 Balearic Shearwater from a boat in the morning.

Stithians Reservoir: 1 juv Pectoral Sandpiper this morning from Golden Lion Causeway. (S Votier)

Hayle Estuary RSPB: 1 Knot and 4 Med Gull on Lelant Saltings. c60 Ringed Plover, c80 Dunlin, 1 Knot, 1 Turnstone and 1 Wheatear on Carnsew Basin. (M Spicer)

Marazion Marsh RSPB: 16 Grey Heron, 2 Water Rail, 2 Whinchat, 2 Stonechat, 9 Teal, 2 Mallard, 2 Cormorant, 2 Little Grebe, 8 Moorhen, 1 Little Egret 1 Sparrowhawk, 6 Buzzard, 1 Snipe, 1 Common Sandpiper, c25 Swallow, 2 Cetti’s Warbler and 1 Sedge Warbler. (D Flumm, D Parker, R Farnes)

Marazion Beach: 4 Med Gull. (D Flumm)

Drift Reservoir (Members only): 5 Mute Swan, 4 Canada Geese, 54 Mallard, 3 Call Duck, 2 Muscovy Duck, 18 Teal, 1 Gadwall, 1 Tufted Duck, 3 Little Grebe, 3 Great Crested Grebe, 1 Moorhen, 3 Cormorant, 1 Grey Heron, 1 Greenshank, 1 Green Sandpiper, 1 Common Sandpiper, 1 Dunlin and 3 Raven. (D Parker)

Pendeen Watch: 172 Balearic Shearwater, 58 Sooty Shearwater, 30,000 Manx Shearwater, 1 Pomarine Skua, 12 Arctic Skua, 8 Great Skua and 1 Med Gull past in 12.5 hours.

Devoran: 3 Common Sandpiper, 1 Common Gull, 2 Whimbrel, 3 Black-tailed Godwit, 15 Dunlin, 80+ Oystercatcher, 110+ Curlew, 100+ Redshank, 8 Teal, 1 Kingfisher, 6 Swallow and 5 Little Egret. (J St Ledger)

Common Gull Devoran 5th Sept 2013

Laneast Down: 3 Snipe, 1 Sedge Warbler, 2 Reed Bunting, 2 Skylark, 10 Meadow Pipit and 3 Willow Warbler. (L Sampson)

Restronguet Point: 2 Osprey this morning, one of which has been present all week. (J Chapple)

Tresillian River: 3 Black-tailed Godwit,10 Greenshank, 5 Dunlin and 2 Raven over. (A Nicholson)

Tresemple Pool: 1 Water Rail,1 Kingfisher and 7 Little Grebe. (A Nicholson)

Dinham Flats: 1 Osprey this afternoon. (D Julian)

Siblyback Lake: 1 Spotted Redshank and 1 Yellow-legged Gull. (D Julian)

Pendennis Point: 1 Sooty Shearwater, 5 Balearic Shearwater, 1 Fulmar, 1 Teal, 1 Dunlin, 2 Med Gull past at 07:00. (D Chaney)

Pothallow: 2 Tree Pipit over south at 08:30.

MJS