Sunday 6th October 2013

St Levan: 1 Lapland Bunting, c30 Skylarks and 3 Yellow-browed Warblers. (J Ryan) 1 Western Bonelli’s Warbler. (D Lewis et al.) 1 Water Rail and 2 Whimbrel. (T Mills)

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Yellow-browed Warbler, Brian Field

Hayle Estuary RSPB: 1 Black-winged Stilt, 1 juv Lesser Yellowlegs, 1 Osprey, 1 Brent Goose, 2 Mediterranean Gull and 2 Little Stint. (A Hartley, L Proctor, T Mills et al)

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Lesser Yellowlegs, Tony Mills

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Black-winged Stilt, Tony Mills

Marazion Marsh RSPB: 14 Teal, 25 Mallard, 2 Cormorant, 8 Little Egret, 4 Grey Heron, 1 Little Grebe, 13 Moorhen, 6 Snipe, 3 Stonechat, 1 Whinchat, 1 Wheatear, 1 Reed Bunting, 1 Grey Wagtail, 100+ Meadow Pipit, 12 Skylark (over west), 1 Reed Warbler and 2 Cetti’s Warbler. (D Parker) 1 Honey Buzzard reported over.

Marazion: 1 Sandwich Tern offshore. (D Parker)

Treen: 1 Richard’s Pipit. (J Ryan)  Later just 3 Skylark and 5 Meadow Pipit. (D Parker)

Rame, coastguard cottages: 1 juv Turtle Dove. (J Sleep)

Windmill Farm: 3 Winchat, 1 Water Rail, 2 Snipe, 20 Swallow,  200 Golden Plover, 4 Stonechat, 1 Sparrowhawk, 1 Buzzard, 1 Kestrel, also Red Veined Darter and Clouded Yellow. (D Wright)

Sancreed: 7 Mediterranean Gull, 6 Snipe, 8 Swallow, 1 Blackcap, 1 Chiffchaff, 1 Goldcrest and 1 Grey Wagtail. Meadow Pipits moving west all morning. (D Flumm)

Drift Reservoir (members only): 1 Great-crested Grebe, 4 Cormorant, 7 Tufted Duck, 4 Mediterranean Gull, 1 Green Sandpiper, 1 Blackcap and 4 Goldcrest. (D Flumm)

Falmouth pelagic: 3 Eider Duck (2f + 1m eclipse), 10 Common Scoter and 3 Manx Shearwater. (AK Wildlife Cruises)

Blackpool Clay Tip: 2 Golden Plover, 1 Wheatear and 40+Meadow Pipits. (N Climpson)

Hayle Kimbro: 1 Yellow-browed Warbler. (I Maclean)

Pendeen: 1 ad Daurian Shrike, 1 Yellow-browed Warbler (heard only), 3 Wryneck, 1 Whinchat, 3 Stonechat, 1 Wheatear and 1 Snow Bunting. (A Hartley, B Moore, L Evans et al.)

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Photos courtesy of Brian Moore.

Levant: 1 Sedge Warbler, 3 Chiffchaff, 11 Golden Plover and  Clouded Yellow Butterfly. (R Phillips)

Kenidjack: 1 Yellow-browed Warbler in copse next to engine shed.

Tregeseal: 1 Yellow-browed Warbler.

Sennen Cove: 20+ Turnstone, 1 Common Sandpiper and numerous White/Pied Wagtails. (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

Walmsley Sanctuary: 1 Glossy Ibis.

 

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