Tuesday 1st October 2013

Late news, 30/09 Hayle Estuary RSPB: 1 Black-winged Stilt, 22 Bar-tailed Godwit, 33 Redshank,1 Greenshank, 52 Ringed Plover, 1 Sanderling, 69 Dunlin, 2 Little Stint, 2 Curlew Sandpiper, 540 Wigeon, 360 Teal, 1 Gadwall, 1 Brent Goose (dark breasted), 2 Common Buzzards, 1 Peregrine (male), 21 Little Egret, 8 Grey Heron, 10 Mediterranean Gull and 2 Common Gull. (V Stratton)

Late news, 30/09, St Ives: 2 Spotted Flycatcher in the morning and 2 Pied Flycatcher in the evening, in a private garden. (V Stratton)

Late news, 30/09, Marazion Marsh RSPB: 15 Teal, 17 Mallard, 2 Cormorant, 8 Little Egret, 4 Grey Heron, 1 Little Grebe, 13 Moorhen, 1 Curlew Sandpiper, 2 Dunlin, 3 Snipe, 1 Stonechat, 1 Reed Bunting, 2 Cetti’s Warbler and 1 Reed Warbler. (D Parker)

Newquay, Headland Hotel Pitch ‘n’ Putt: 2 Swift and 1 Wheatear (G Devine)

Hayle Estuary RSPB: 1 Black-winged Stilt, 1 Osprey over at 4.40pm, 6 Bar-tailed Godwit, 8 Greenshank, 1 Green Sandpiper, 1 Little Stint and 4 Sandwich Tern. (T Marchese & Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

Marazion Marsh RSPB: 13 Teal, 21 Mallard, 2 Cormorant, 1 Little Egret, 2 Grey Heron, 3 Little Grebe, 12 Moorhen, 2 Curlew Sandpiper, 2 Snipe, 2 Stonechat, 1 Reed Bunting and 1 Cetti’s Warbler. (D Parker)

Marazion: 7 Sanderling, 5 Ringed Plover, 2 Bar-tailed Godwit and 1 Oystercatcher on the beach plus 1 Sandwich Tern offshore. (D Parker)

Sennen Cove: 15 Sandwich Tern and 1 Common Tern on rocks east of lifeboat house in fog this morning. (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

Sennen: 1 Yellow-browed Warbler along Sunny Corner Lane. (L Thomson)

Porthgwarra: 1 Yellow-browed Warbler in the doctor’s garden plus 1 Firecrest. (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

Kenidjack: 1 Yellow-browed Warbler, 1 Snow Bunting and 1 Pied Flycatcher. (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

Levant: 2 Whinchat, 6 Wheatear and 1 Chiffchaff (R Phillips)

Falmouth, Pennance Point and golf course: 5 Mediterranean Gull, 1 Whinchat and 1 Wheatear plus steady movement of Swallow. (S Perfect)

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