Sunday 31st August 2014

Late news, 30/8, The Lizard: 1 ad Dotterel. (A Pay)

Late news, 30/8, Drift Reservoir: 1 Water Rail. (S Maycock) Also 1 Spotted Redshank, 4 Green Sandpiper and 3 Common Sandpiper. (B Field)

SMaycock_WaterRail_300814Water Rail, Simon Maycock

 

BField_SpotRed_310814Spotted Redshank, Brian Field 

Late News 30/8, Hayle Estuary RSPB, Ryan’s Field: 14 Little Egret, 9 Greenshank and 5 Mediterranean Gull including this colour-ringed one. (B Field) Estuary: 1 Little Stint still.

BField_MedGull_310814Mediterranean Gull, Brian Field 

Caerthillian: 1 Wheatear, 9 Whitethroat and 1 Blackcap. (D Eva)

Croft Pascoe Pool: Lesser Yellowlegs still present plus 1 Wood Sandpiper and 3 Snipe. (D Eva & P Brewster)

Dinham Flats: 1 Ruff, 1 Whimbrel, 2 Sanderling, 2 Common Sandpiper, 4 Bar-tailed Godwit, 10 Ringed Plover, 30 Black-tailed Godwit, 60 Dunlin, 75 Redshank, 200 Curlew, 300 Oystercatcher, 15 Common Tern, 300 Black-headed Gull and 2 Shelduck. (L Sampson)

Porthgwarra: 1 juv Dotterel, 1 Wheatear, 5 Chiffchaff, 4 Whitethroat and 5 Stonechat. (P St Pierre, B Field, A McKecknie, M Spicer, et al) Roskestal: 1 Hooded Crow still. (M Spicer, J Spicer & T Mills)

AMcKecknie_Dotterel_310814Alex McKecknie  RFarnes_Dotterel2_310814Rod Farnes  BField_Dotterel_310814Brian Mellow
BMellow_Dotterel_310814Brian Field  TMills_Dotterel_310814Tony Mills 

 Marazion: 3 Balearic Shearwater offshore.

Falmouth, Swanpool Point: c10 Mediterranean Gull, 20 Swallow and 1 Swift. (D Chaney)

Marazion Marsh RSPB: 2 Mute Swan, 6 Mallard, 3 Wigeon, 2 Cormorant, 3 Little Grebe, 6 Grey Heron, 2 Little Egret, 24 Moorhen, 1 Water Rail, 1 Kingfisher, 2 Cetti’s Warbler plus Reed and Sedge Warblers. (DK Parker)

Mounts Bay, Longrock: Raft of c2000 Manx Shearwater, 2+ Balearic Shearwater, c100 commic tern (mostly Common Tern), 1 Black Tern, 3 Wigeon in off the sea, 7 Ringed Plover, 2 Sanderling, 2 Dunlin, 3 Turnstone, 4 Bar-tailed Godwit and 4+ Med Gull. (DK Parker et al.)

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