Sunday 21st September 2014

Late news, 20/9, Ryan’s Field: Ruff, photos by S Turner

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Lands End: 1 Whinchat, 17 Wheatear and 1 Yellow Wagtail. (P&H Taylor)

Argal Reservoir: 1 Common Sandpiper and 4 Great Crested Grebe. (D Eva)

Stithians Reservoir: 2 Green Sandpiper, 1 Peregrine and 40 Teal at south end and 2 Garganey, 1 Black-tailed Godwit and 1 Greenshank at Golden Lion. (D Eva)

Kenidjack: 4 Kestrel, 1 Sparrowhawk, 4 Spotted Flycatcher 8 Chiffchaff, 2 Blackcap and 25 Robin. (D Jenkins, DS Flumm, AR Kitson, M Helps) Wryneck by the wood piles but elusive and 3 Whinchats. No sign of Bonelli’s Warbler sp.

St Levan: 3 Kestrel, 3 Wheatear, 2 Spotted Flycatcher, 2 Chiffchaff and 8 Robin. ( DS Flumm, AR Kitson, M Helps)

Hayle Estuary: 1 Brent Goose still. (D Jenkins) Also 3 Little Stints and a Curlew Sandpiper.

Porthgwarra: 8 Wheatear, 1 Whinchat, 1 Whitethroat, 2 Willow Warbler and 9+ Clouded Yellow butterfly. (P&H Taylor, C Treleven) Hooded Crow still at Roskestal. (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

Pendeen: 70+ Swallow in off sea plus 3 house martin. (D Stannard)

Levant: 100+ Swallow in off sea plus 20+ Meadow Pipit, 3 Chough and 1 Greenland Wheatear. (D Stannard)

Church Cove: 2 Spotted Flycatcher. (M&A Lord)

Marazion Marsh RSPB: 4 Mute Swan plus 3 cygnets, 22 Mallard, 8 Teal, 1 drake Garganey, 1 Cormorant, 6 Grey Heron, 10 Little Egret, 38 Moorhen, 2 Coot, 3 Little Grebe, 1 Water Rail, 1 Greenshank, 1 Snipe, 1+ Kingfisher, 1 Whinchat, 3 Stonechat, 2 Reed Bunting, 1 Reed Warbler and 1 Cetti’s Warbler. (DK Parker, PA Fraser, J Martin) Possible Lesser Yellowlegs reported late afternoon was the Greenshank.

Marazion: Pale-bellied Brent Goose, 3 Sandwich Terns and 2 imm Mute Swans offshore. (DK Parker, PA Fraser, J Martin)

Drift Reservoir (members only): 2 Kingfishers (S Maycock)

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St Mawes: 4 Common Terns behind the harbour wall alongside road at high tide this evening. (D Hall)

Sennen Cove: Hybrid Hooded Crow on the coastal path near Gwynver. (C Bollen)

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St Buryan: Singing Cuckoo. (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

Lizard: Possible Paddyfield Warbler at the Waterings, Housel Bay this afternoon.

MJS & DKP