Sunday 19th October 2014

LOST: a birder left his scope in the Ryan’s Field hide on Saturday. If found please call owner, Mark Ribbons, on his mobile number, 07830119965.

Late news, 18/10, St Ives, Treveal Valley: 6 Jay, 5 Chiffchaff, 70+ Linnet,  3+ Goldfinch and 50+ Meadow Pipit. Buttermilk Hill: 2 Ring Ouzels, 1 Black Redstart and 50+ Meadow Pipit. (V Stratton)

Hayle Estuary RSPB Reserve, Ryan’s Field: 2 Firecrest by the hide again, 4 Lapwing, 2 Whimbrel, 1 Dunlin, 2 Redshank, 1 Kingfisher, 1 Stock Dove and 2 Pied Wagtail. (S Turner, D Jenkins, V Stratton) Estuary: 6 Whooper Swan, 2 Bar–tailed Godwit, 1 Dunlin, 1 Common Gull and 70+ Mediterranean Gull. (S Turner, D Jenkins, V Stratton)

Drift Reservoir (members only):  1 juv Ring-necked Duck again today, 1 Little Egret, 4 Great Crested Grebe, 8 Tufted Duck, 1 Kingfisher, 2 colour-ringed Cormorant (silver on right legs, red on left, one of these read TA 11 or TAU), 1 Chiffchaff and 1 hybrid goose plus 2 Clouded Yellow. (D Jenkins & D Flumm)

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Hybrid Goose, Dave Flumm

Sancreed: 2 Snipe, 1 Redwing, 66 Skylark, 2 Stonechat, 200 Meadow Pipit, 12 Pied & 2 Grey Wagtails and 1 Chiffchaff. (D Flumm)

Sennen, Trinity Loop: 1 Yellow-browed Warbler, 2 Chiffchaff and 1 Willow Warbler. (B Field)

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Bartinney Downs: 1 Merlin. (P&H Taylor and C Moore)

St Ives, Rosewall Hill/Buttermilk Hill: 2 Ring Ouzel, 1 Wheatear and 120 Meadow Pipit. (V Stratton)

Marazion Marsh RSPB:  3 Mute Swan, 8 Teal, 22 Mallard, 1 Cormorant, 4 Little Grebe, 3 Grey Heron, 1 Little Egret, 1 Snipe, 1 Coot, 1 Kingfisher, 20+ Meadow Pipit, 2 Stonechat and 1 Cetti’s Warbler. (DK Parker)

Men-an-tol: 1 Male Hen Harrier, 1 Peregrine and 2+ Merlin. (DK Parker)

Bosullow: 1 Barn Owl hunting over the road and 1 Tawny Owl calling. (DK Parker)

Amalveor: 2 Dartford Warbler. (R Menari)

Porthgwarra, Roskestal Farm: 1 Hooded Crow at Roskestal Farm, Yellow-browed warbler by the toilet block and a Balearic Shearwater past Gwennap Head.

St Buryan: 1 Yellow-browed Warbler at Treverven.

Kenidjack: 1 Yellow-browed Warbler again and a Pied Flycatcher by the engine shed.

Pendeen: 33 Balearic Shearwater, 119 Sooty Shearwater and 1 Great Northern Diver past, plus 1 Lapland Bunting.

Penzance: 1 juv Rose-coloured Starling again at KFC.

Dodman Point: 2 Ring Ouzel and 1 Redstart.

Davidstow Airfield: 1 juv American Golden Plover still.

Penryn: 2 Firecrest in hedge near cemetery.

Falmouth: 1 Grey Phalarope on the sea.

Lizard: 10 Balearic Shearwater past the point this morning.

tdm & dkp