Saturday 19th October 2013

St Gothian Sands LNR: 2 Mute Swan + 2 young, 12 Tufted  Duck, 2 Dabchick, 1 Grey Wagtail, c15 alba Wagtail, 2 Skylark, c60 Meadow Pipit and 3 Wheatear. (MJ Spicer)

Hayle Estuary RSPB: 1 Garganey. (B Moore) Also 1 Osprey, 1 Pale-bellied Brent Goose and 1 Dark-bellied Brent Goose.

Newlyn Coombe: 1 Yellow-browed Warbler in trees opposite the start of the hill to the housing estate. (P Semmens)

Newlyn: 1 Snow Bunting in Sandy Cove. (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

Pentire Point West: 2 Richard’s Pipit in stubble field east of beach, plus 14 Meadow Pipit, 12 Skylark, 1 Wheatear, 4 Stonechat, 3 Blackcap, 2 Chiffchaff, 18 Blackbird, 6 Song Thrush, 1 Reed Bunting, 1 Water Rail, 1 Kingfisher, 12 Long-tailed Tit, 4 Goldcrest, 60 Linnet, 20 Goldfinch, 16 Chaffinch and 3 Grey Wagtail. (S Rowe)

Gannel Estuary: 46 Canada Goose, 9 Wigeon, 4 Grey Plover, 2 Greenshank and 1 Bar-tailed Godwit. (S Rowe)

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

Davidstow Airfield: 1 Pectoral Sandpiper with 3 Ringed Plover on airfield runways. (B Craven)

Trewey Common, Zennor: 1 Hen Harrier. (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

Gorran Haven: 7 Balearic Shearwater.

Scillonian Crossing, return journey: 2 Sooty Shearwater, 1 Balearic Shearwater and 1 Great Skua off Lands End, plus 1 Black-throated Diver flying high past Lamorna. (T Mills)

MJS + tdm