Saturday 4th October 2014

Late news 03/10 Newlyn: 1 Raven. (M Ahmad)

Raven Newlyn Cornwall 031014 M AhmadPendeen: 2 Sooty Shearwater, 53 Balearic Shearwater, 505 Manx Shearwater, 3 Wigeon, 1 Pintail, 1 Arctic Skua, 16 Bonxie, 3 Med Gull and 6 Kittiwake between 07:00 -10:05. (DS Flumm et al) Also 1 Pomarine Skua and 2 Arctic Skua at 10:45.

Sancreed: 1 Turtle Dove, 15 Skylark, 3 Swallow, 1 Wheatear, 2 Stonechat, 1 Blackcap, 1 Chiffchaff, 4 Goldcrest and a Clouded Yellow butterfly. (DS Flumm)

St Ives Island: 1 juv Rose-coloured Starling. (MJ Spicer, V Stratton (photos) et al) Also 1 Teal, 2 Wigeon, 1 Shoveler, 15 Common Scoter, 10 Balearic Shearwater, 2 Manx Shearwater, 2 Dunlin, 2 Bonxie and 1 Arctic Skua past. (V Stratton)

Rose Coloured Starling St Ives Cornwall 41014 V Stratton Rose Coloured Starling St Ives Cornwall 041014 V Stratton

Windmill Farm: 1 Red-backed Shrike still. (D Eva)

Caerthillian: 1 Wheatear and 5 Swallow. (D Eva)

Towednack Valley: 7 Swallow. (V Stratton)

Foage Valley: 5 House Martin and 1 Adder. (V Stratton)

Marazion Marsh RSPB: Drake Garganey still on Longrock Pool. (DK Parker)

Marazion: Tawny Owl calling on the outskirts of the town. (DK Parker)

Hayle Estuary RSPB: 1 Gannet on Lelant Saltings and 3 juv Little Stint and juv Curlew Sandpiper on Ryan’s Field. (M Ahmad)

Gannet Hayle Estuary Cornwall 041014 M AhmadLizard Village: 1 juv Rose-coloured Starling. Also a Monarch Butterfly over Housel Bay.

Falmouth: 2 Firecrest in Kimberley Park.

Camel Estuary: 1 Curlew Sandpiper in Pinkson Creek.

River Lynher: Spoonbill at Wacker Quay.

Kenidjack: 1 Firecrest.

Cot Valley: 2 Firecrests.

MJS & DKP