Monday 13th October 2014

Late news, 12/10, Perran Sands, Perranuthoe: 3 Clouded Yellow, 1 Red Admiral and 1 Migrant Hawker dragonfly. (D Thomas)

Late news, 12/10, Newquay, Whitecross: Invasion of Blackbirds in our garden, 12+ feeding on berries. Small flock of Linnets, Goldfinch and Chaffinch feeding in field. (D Thomas)

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Clouded Yellow, Dave Thomas

Porthgwarra: 1 Tawny Owl, 3+ Goldcrest, 2 Yellow-browed Warbler, 1 (Moltoni’s) Subalpine Warbler, 4 Blackcap, 2 Chiffchaff, 1 Grey Wagtail,2+ Great Spotted Woodpecker, 1+ Sparrowhawk, c80 Swallow, c20 House Martin, 1 Golden Plover, 4 Pheasant and 2 Chough. (DK Parker et al.)

St Levan: 400+ Linnet, 50 Goldfinch, 200+ Meadow Pipit, 100+ Skylark, 6 Wheatear and 2 Peregrine. (DK Parker) 3 Woodlark. (M Wallace)

Drift Reservoir (members only): 2 Muscovy Duck, 24 Teal, 88 Mallard, 2 Call Duck, 1 juv/fem Ring-necked Duck, 6 Tufted Duck, 4 Cormorant (including colour ringed individual), 1 Little Egret, 7 Little Grebe, 3 Great Crested Grebe, 2 Buzzard, 5 Coot, 1 Common Sandpiper, 3 Black-headed Gull, 5 Lesser Black-backed Gull, 218 Herring Gull, 2 Great Black-backed Gull, 2 Kingfisher, c30 Swallow, 1 Wheatear, 2 Curlew and 2 Grey Wagtail. (DK Parker & A Hartley)

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Ring-necked Duck, Adam Hartley

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Lands End cycle track: 1 Wheatear, 3 House Martin, 3 Swallow, 1 Merlin, 2 Chough. (P&H Taylor)

Eastern Green, Penzance: 1 juv Rose-coloured Starling on wires, KFC + B&Q . (MJ Spicer & A Hartley)

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Falmouth, Pendennis Point: 1 Sparrowhawk (male). (J St Ledger)

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Sparrowhawk, John St Ledger

Red Moor: 9 Swallow over (all juveniles). (P McVey)

Pendeen: 1 Grey Wagtail, 6 Common Scoter past on the sea, 2 Buzzards, 1 Kestrel, 1 Stonechat,1 Chiffchaff. (A Hartley) Also 1 Balearic Shearwater & 2 Chough reported.

Roskestal: 1 Hooded Crow again. (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

St Levan Churchtown: 3 Woodlark. (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

Nanquidno: 1 Black Kite in off the sea and 1 Ring Ouzel. (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

Tregeseal: 1 Firecrest. (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

Marazion Marsh RSPB, Longrock Pool: 1 juv Garganey again. (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

St Buryan: 1 Yellow-browed Warbler in willows at Treverven House.

Kenidjack: 1 Yellow-browed Warbler still in sallows to seaward of last cottages.

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