Tuesday 2nd September 2014

Late news 30/8, Wadebridge: 2 Bee-eater reported.

Late news, 31/8, River Tamar: 54 Common Tern. (M Beer)

Late news, 1/9, Kingmills Lake: 1   Spotted  Redshank, 26  Greenshank, 1  Bar-tailed Godwit,  2  Ringed Plover,  2  Whimbrel and  5  Common Tern. (M Beer)

Croft Pascoe Pool: 1 Lesser Yellowlegs and 1 Wood Sandpiper still. (J St Ledger & P Brewster)

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Camel Estuary, Sea Mills, Little Petherick Creek: 32 Little Egret at high tide roost. (S Lilley)

Lands End, Treave Moor: 1 Wheatear. (P & H Taylor)

Drift Reservoir (members only): 1 Spotted Redshank, 5 Green Sandpiper, 2 Greenshank, 3 Grey Wagtail, 1 Kingfisher and 1 Garden Warbler. (P & H Taylor, R Farnes) 3 Teal, 2 Tufted Duck, 3 Grey Heron, 1 Little Egret, 2 Greenshank, 1 Spotted Redshank, 3 Green Sandpiper, 4 Common Sandpiper, 1 Little Ringed Plover, 2 Kingfisher, c120 Swallow, 6 House Martin and 3+ Sand Martin. (R Menari, R Farnes, DK Parker, L Proctor, S Lister et al.)

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Spotted Redshank, Rod Farnes

Hayle Estuary RSPB, Copperhouse Creek: 6 Little Egret, 2 Mute Swan, 117 Canada Goose and 10 Redshank. Ryan’s Field: 1 Little Egret, 3 Grey Heron, 38 Canada Goose, 13 Greylag, 1 Knot, 1 Green Sandpiper and 2 Common Sandpiper. (D Flumm)

Marazion Marsh RSPB:  9 Mute Swan, 1 Whinchat, 2 Tree Pipit, 1 Meadow Pipit and 1 Clouded Yellow butterfly, 3 Mallard, 2 Cormorant, 2 Little Grebe, 19 Grey Heron, 2 Little Egret, 23 Moorhen, 3 Water Rail, 1 Kingfisher, 1 Wryneck, 1 Meadow Pipit, 1 Grey Wagtail, 2 Stonechat, 1 Whinchat, 3 Reed Bunting, 1 Blackcap, 5+ Chiffchaff, 3 Cetti’s Warbler plus Reed and Sedge Warblers. (DK Parker, P St Pierre, DS Flumm & J Turner)

Mousehole: many Shag feeding and 1 Common Tern. (S Maycock)

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Shag, Simon Maycock

Penzance Pelagic (short pelagic): raft of 2000+ Manx Shearwater, 5+ Balearic Shearwater, 12+ Med Gull and 3 Yellow-legged Gull. (per M Elliott, next Mermaid II pelagic scheduled for Thursday 4pm -8pm www.cornwallboattrips.com)

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 Porthgwarra: 1 Pied Flycatcher, 1 Spotted Flycatcher, 17 Tree Pipit, 5 Wheatear, 2 Dotterel and 1 Hooded Crow. (M Wallace, D Parker & L Proctor) Plus 1 Cory’s Shearwater, 3 Balearic Shearwatwer, 12 Sooty Shearwater and 1 Great Skua.

Sennen: 2 Yellow Wagtail, 2 Wheatear and c30 Pied/White Wagtail in ploughed field behind the school at cSW364257. (DK Parker) Plus 1 Black-throated Diver today. (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

Gannel Estuary: 1 Curlew Sandpiper, 6 Dunlin, 1 Ringed Plover, 1 Common Sandpiper, 3 Whimbrel, 8 Oystercatcher, 4 Curlew. (S Rowe)

St Keverne, Dean Quarries: 3 Couded Yellow butterflies and 1 Hummingbird Hawkmoth. (P Brewster)

Wadebridge: 1 Spotted Redshank near Old Bridge.

Callington: 1 Hobby. (B Craven)

Gunwalloe: 2 Tree Pipit, 1 Yellow Wagtail, 1 Peregrine, 1 Wheatear and 17 Sedge Warbler. (M Grantham)

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