Monday 9th September

Late news 08/09, Hayle Estuary RSPB: 4 Knot, 1 Ruff, 1 Greenshank and 19 Redshank. (P Fraser)

Devoran: 1 Osprey fishing opposite Sailing Club. (M Jones)

Marazion Beach: 1 Semipalmated Sandpiper with Dunlin. (M Jones)

Porthgwarra: 15+ Linnet chased by 2 Kestrel (S Maycock), 1 Wryneck. (J Kitchener)

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Linnets by S Maycock

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Lostwithiel: 1 Osprey over. (B Toms)

Towan Beach, Roseland: 65 Mediterranean Gull (inc 2 Colour-ringed). (S Croft)

Gannel Estuary: 1 Pectoral Sandpiper (200m downriver from Boating Lake), 8 Black-tailed Godwit, 150 Curlew, 10 Dunlin, 4 Ringed Plover, 7 Oystercatcher and 4 Little Egret. (S Rowe)

Upper Tamar Lake: 2 Pectoral Sandpiper, 2 Curlew Sandpiper, 2 Spotted Redshank, 2 Little Stint, 3 Black-Tailed Godwit, 3 Greenshank, c30 Ringed Plover, c20 Dunlin, 1 Green Sandpiper, 1 Common Sandpiper and 1 Redshank. Also c 60 Swallows feeding over lake and c 80 Goldfinches in one feeding party. (T Marchese)

Sennen: 12 Yellow Wagtails and c30 White Wagtails in ploughed field between the school and Trembrase. (D Parker)

Davidstow: White-rumped Sandpiper and Curlew Sandpiper on the airfield.

Pendeen Watch: 1 Pom Skua, 3 Arctic Skua, 11 Balearic Shearwater and 1 Sooty Shearwater past between 06:30 & 09:30.

Siblyback Lake: 2 Pectoral Sandpipers and a Little Stint.

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