Sunday 15th September

Drift Reservoir (Members only): 1 Black-necked Grebe, 1 Little Grebe and 1 Green Sandpiper. (R Menari & S Maycock)

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Black-necked Grebe with Little Grebe, Simon Maycock

Towan Head: 3 Balearic Shearwater, 2 Sooty Shearwater and 3 Arctic Skua (S Rowe)

Hayle Estuary RSPB: 14 Bar-tailed Godwit. On Carnsew Pool:123 Dunlin, 7 Sanderling, 4 Curlew Sandpiper (three tagged birds), 2 Little Stint, 46 Ringed Plover, 1 Grey Plover, 2 Turnstone, 9 Bar-tailed Godwit, and 14 Black-tailed Godwit. On Ryan’s Field: 1 Bar-tailed Godwit and 2 Mediterranean Gull (V Stratton)

Marazion Marsh RSPB: 1 Canada Goose, 7 Teal, 2 Mallard, 2 Cormorant, 7 Grey Heron, 21 Moorhen, 1+ Water Rail, 1 Sparrowhawk, 5 Swallow, 1 Wheatear, 1+ Cetti’s Warbler, 2 Grey Wagtail and c40 Pied Wagtail roosting in the reed bed. (D Parker)

Marazion: 1 Bar-tailed Godwit still on the beach this evening. (D Parker & S Maycock)

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Bar-tailed Godwit, Simon Maycock

Porthgwarra: 128 Balearic Shearwater, 10 Sooty Shearwater, 2 Great Skua and 1 Arctic Skua plus pod of Bottlenose Dolphins. 1 Wryneck again today. ( B Mellow et al & Sennen Cove Birdwatching) 

Davidstow Airfield: 1 Buff-breasted Sandpiper

Tehidy Country Park: 1 Wryneck

Crowdy Reservoir: 1 Little Stint 

Pendeen: 4 Balearic Shearwater and 52 Sooty Shearwater

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