Sunday 14th September 2014

Hayle Estuary RSPB: 16 Grey Heron, 6 Little Egret, 3 Little Stint, 1 Curlew Sandpiper, 3 Bar-tailed Godwit, 2 Black-tailed Godwit, 3 Turnstone, 3 Greenshank, 30 Dunlin, 3 Common Sandpiper, 1 Pale-bellied Brent Goose and 2 Sandwich Tern on Lelant Saltings. (J Hawkey, DS Flumm) 2 Sandwich Tern, 2 Common Tern, 6 Ringed Plover, 4 Dunlin, 6 Oystercatcher and 1 Wheatear on Carnsew Basin. (DS Flumm)

Caer Bran, Sancreed: 1 Wryneck and 1 Wheatear. (DS Flumm)

Sancreed Beacon: 1 Kestrel, 1 Whinchat, 3 Stonechat and 2 Whitethroat. (DS Flumm)

Bartinney, Sancreed: 5 Kestrel, 10 Whinchat, 3 Wheatear and 3 Stonechat. (DS Flumm)

Gulval: 1f Peacock with 5 young in private garden. (J Wheeler per MJ Spicer)

Corn Goon, The Lizard: 1 Wryneck (I Maclean)

Marazion Marsh RSPB: 1 Pectoral Sandpiper still. Also 4 Mute Swan plus 5 cygnets, 4 Mallard, 6 Teal, 2 Cormorant, 9 Grey Heron, 11 Little Egret, 31 Moorhen, 1 Coot, 3 Little Grebe, 4 Water Rail, 1 Peregrine, c100 Pied Wagtail, 5 Stonechat, 2 Reed Bunting, 2 Chiffchaff and 2 Cetti’s Warbler. (DK Parker)

Marazion: 2 Turnstone, 33 Sanderling, 16 Ringed Plover, 25 Dunlin, 1 Knot and 2+ Wheatear on the beach. (DK Parker)

Grochall, The Lizard: 1 Firecrest, 4 Spotted Flycatcher and 5 Whinchat. (I Maclean)

Croft Pascoe Pool: 2 Little Stint, 1 Curlew Sandpiper, 1 Greenshank and 2 Snipe. (I Maclean, S Turner)

Porthgwarra: 1 Osprey over between Porthgwarra and St Levan. (J Irvine – photos). Also 1 Dotterel still NW of Roskestal Farm, 2 Pied Flycatcher, 10 Whinchat and 2 Tree Pipit. (M Wallace)

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Stithians Reservoir: 1 Little Stint, 1 Common Sandpiper, 2 Dunlin, 8 Ringed Plover, 3 Snipe, 1 Curlew, 20+Teal, 1 Wigeon and 2 Kestrel. (J St Ledger)

Swanpool: 2 Kingfisher, 1 Great Crested Grebe, 11 Little Grebe and 1 Grey Wagtail. (J St Ledger)

Caerthillian: 1 Wryneck, 12+ Yellow Wagtail and 1 Spotted Flycatcher. (T Blunden)

Penzance: 2 Med Gull opposite B & Q plus 2 Med Gull in Mount’s Bay. (S Turner)

Gannel Estuary: 1 Osprey, 3 Greenshank, 1 Redshank, 2 Dunlin, 76 Curlew, 1 Bar-tailed Godwit and 1 Kingfisher. (S Rowe)

Lizard Point: 1 ad Sabine’s Gull lingered before flying off west. (T & L Ingleston)

Camel Estuary: 1 Spoonbill, 2 Curlew Sandpiper and 1 Little Stint.

Drift Reservoir (members only): 1 Spotted Redshank still.

St John’s Lake: 1f Ruddy Shelduck.

Cot Valley: 1 Spotted Flycatcher. (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

Kenidjack: 2 Spotted Flycatcher. (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

MJS