Friday 18th October 2013

Callington: An adult Water Rail was brought into the RSPCA Callington yesterday after having been caught by a cat. Following a health check it has today been released on Nansmellyn marsh. (R Harper)

Chyandour, Penzance:   2 Med Gull, 1 Common Gull, 15 Pied & 2 Grey Wagtail, 20 Meadow Pipit and 1 Wheatear. (D Flumm)

Lizard Point: 2 Arctic Skua past. (D Collins)

Mullion Cove: 1 Ring Ouzel and 1 Tawny Owl. (D Collins)

Kingsmill: 90+ Redshank, 3 Spotted Redshank and 32 Greenshank. (M Beer)

Porthgwarra: 1 Balearic Shearwater, 1 Sooty Shearwater and 2 Great Northern Diver past in 1.5 hours.

Pendeen: 5 Balearic Shearwater and 2 Great Northern Diver past.

Long Rock: 1 juv Rose-coloured Starling still in Morrison’s car park.

Culdrose: 1 Whooper Swan near airfield.

Newlyn: 1 Snow Bunting still.

Hayle Estuary RSPB: 1 Osprey, 1 Garganey, 1 Knot and 8 Med Gull.

Sennen: 23 Purple Sandpiper.

MJS