Tuesday 8th October 2013

Rumps Point: 1 Buff-bellied Pipit plus 1 Arctic Skua. (C Selway)

Land’s End: 1 Bee eater high over the cycle track calling at 08:30 and then over Treve Common. (D Parker & L Thompson) Also 2 Water Rail, 2 Peregrine, 2 Kestrel, 1 Sparrowhawk, c500 Meadow Pipit, 1 Wheatear, 1 Whinchat, 7 Stonechat, 9 Chiffchaff and 2 Willow Warbler. (D Parker)

Falmouth, Pendennis Point: 1 Spoonbill over at 08.10am, flying towards The Lizard, also 2 Wheatear, 25+ Meadow Pipit and 2 Raven. (J St Ledger)

Pendeen Watch: 1 Snow Bunting, 2 Wryneck, 5 Balearic Shearwater and 1 Great Skua. (A Hartley, R Farnes & M Williams)

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Snow Bunting, Rod Farnes

Predannack Head: 1 Yellow-browed Warbler near Predannack Wollas. (S Bury)

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Yellow-browed Warbler, S Bury

Mullion Cove: 1 Pied Flycatcher. (S Bury)

Levant: 1 Willow Warbler, 2 Chiffchaff and 2 adult Mediterranean Gull flying NE. (R Phillips)

Newlyn: 1 Whimbrel over. (R Phillips) 4 Grey Wagtail and 1 Shag along Newlyn Coombe, plus 1 Wheatear on Tolcarne Beach. (T Mills)

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Shag, Tony Mills

Trethewey: 1 juv Yellow Wagtail, c30 Pied/White Wagtails, 3 Buzzards and 2 Meadow Pipits feeding on the freshly mown playing field, plus 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker over. (T Mills)

St Levan: 1 Western Bonelli’s Warbler and 1 American Golden Plover flew over calling (seen and heard twice, but didn’t land) (A Hartley) 1 Sedge Warbler and 1+ Water Rail there late afternoon. (T Mills)

Hayle Estuary RSPB: 1 Black-winged Stilt, 3 Mediterranean Gull, 1 Osprey and 2 Little Stint. (A Hartley & Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

Rame Barton Farm: 1 Turtle Dove. (T Marchese)

Porthgwarra: 1 Wryneck at end of track from 3 Chimneys. (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

Porthcurno: 1 Yellow-browed Warbler and 1 Pied Flycatcher.

Polgigga: 1 Yellow-browed Warbler, plus 1 Wryneck at Wayward Cottage.

Cot Valley: 1 Melodious Warbler.  (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

Kenidjack: 1 Yellow-browed Warbler. (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

Marazion Marsh RSPB: 2 Mute Swan, 9 Teal, 19 Mallard, 2 Cormorant, 9 Little Egret, 4 Grey Heron, 4 Little Grebe, 15 Moorhen, 1 Water Rail, 9 Snipe, 1 Stonechat, 1 Whinchat, 1 Grey Wagtail, c25 Meadow Pipit and 1 Cetti’s Warbler. (D Parker) Also 1 Ring Ouzel. (M Elliott)

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