Monday 16th September

Crowdy Reservoir: 2 Bar-tailed Godwit, 9 Ringed Plover, 2 Little Stint and 1 Dunlin. (P Fraser)

Davidstow Airfield: 1 Buff-breasted Sandpiper, 1 Dotterel, 9 Dunlin, 5 Golden Plover, 2 Little Stint, 1 Merlin and 20 Ringed Plover (P Fraser & A Davey)

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Dotterel, A Davey

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Little Stint, A Davey

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Merlin, A Davey

Tehidy Country Park: 1 Wryneck still present in bushes beside track between North Cliff Meadow and wood, by locked gate, though elusive. (A Benn & P Dinning, video)

Godrevy: 1 Sparrowhawk (A Benn)

Pendeen:  187 Sooty Shearwater (including 117 in first hour), 33 Balearic Shearwater, 32 Great Skua, 1 Leach’s Petrel, 4700 Manx Shearwater, 29 Fulmar, 10 Arctic Skua, 7 Arctic Tern (all juveniles), c7800 Gannet, 4 Shag, 5 Common Guillemot, 5 Common Scoter, 1 Pomarine Skua (adult pale morph at 09:20 and another around midday) 3 Dunlin, 11 Kittiwake,  2 Sabine’s Gull (adult summers west at 09:58 & 11:15), 1 Whimbrel, 1 Curlew. (L Evans et al)

St Ives: 58 Sooty Shearwater, 23 Balearic Shearwater, 34 Bonxie, 11 Arctic Skua, 1 Pomarine Skua, 3 Leach’s Petrel, 2 Storm Petrel, 14 Kittiwake, 3 Sabine’s Gull (1 adult 2 imms), 1 imm Little Gull, 10 Sandwich Tern, 3 Common Tern, 4 Arctic Tern, 5 Grey Phalarope, 5 Whimbrel, 2 Great Northern Diver, 5 Common Scoter, 6 Sun Fish and 4 Bottle-nosed Dolphin. (B Mellow)

Drift Reservoir (Members only): 1 Black-necked Grebe. (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

Falmouth, Gyllyngvase Beach: 1 Mediterranean Gull, 3 Sandwich Tern, 2 Ringed Plover, 4 Turnstone, 2 Curlew and 19 Oystercatcher. (J St Ledger)

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Juv Sandwich Tern, J St Ledger

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Sandwich Tern + Black-headed Gull, J St Ledger

 Wacker Quay, River Lynher: 1 juv Little Gull, 25 Redshank, 1 Greenshank and 1 Whimbrel (B Taggart)

Millbrook: 1 Osprey drifted east over at 1530, 7 Little Egret on Millbrook Lake. (C&B Taggart)

Marazion Marsh RSPB: 2 Mute Swan, 7 Teal, 8 Mallard, 2 Cormorant, 5 Little Egret, 6 Grey Heron, 11 Moorhen, 1 Water Rail, 1 ad Peregrine, 1 Kestrel, c30 Goldfinch, 2 Cetti’s Warbler, 1 Reed Warbler and c30 Pied Wagtail roosting in the reed bed. (D Parker) Also 1w Citrine Wagtail reported again late afternoon and evening.

Marazion: 1 Knot, 26 Ringed Plover, 6 Sanderling, 8 Dunlin and 1 Turnstone on the beach. (D Parker)

Fowey, Lerryn Creek to St. Winnow: 27 Little Egret at roost. (S Hunkin)

Siblyback Reservoir: 1 Whinchat, 1 Lesser Whitethroat and 18 White Wagtails. (D Julian)

 The Rumps: 1 Artic Skua, 1 Great Skua, 1 Sooty Shearwater, c200 Manx Shearwater and 2 juvenile Peregrine. (E Imber)

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