Monday 31st August 2015

Pendeen Watch: 1 Barolo Shearwater for three minutes 08:43 – 08:46. (DS Flumm) Also 1263 Manx Shearwater, 26 Balearic Shearwater, 1 Osprey west at 07:05, 44 Common Scoter, 6 Bonxie, 2 Pom Skua, 5 adult Arctic Skua and 2 Arctic Tern all west. 13 Chough, 1 Sparrowhawk and 2 Peregrine on the cliffs between 06:45 – 12:30. (DS Flumm, L Proctor et al)

Sancreed: 1 Pied Flycatcher, 1 Whinchat, 2 Kestrel, 2 Blackcap and 3 Chiffchaff. (D Flumm)

Porthleven: 1 Wryneck and 1 Whinchat at Parc-an-als Cliff. (I Maclean)

Loe Bar: 2 Wheatear. (I Maclean)

Lizard Point: 1 Wryneck. (T Blunden)

Stithians Reservoir: 3 Ruff, 2 Green Sandpiper, 5 Common Sandpiper, 1 Black-tailed Godwit, 4 Dunlin, 2 Snipe, 3 Whimbrel, 14 Curlew, 2 Little Egret, 66 Mallard, 10 Teal, 1 Tufted Duck, 1 Kingfisher, 1 Peregrine, 1 Sparrowhawk, 3 Buzzard, 3+ House Martin and 2 Sand Martin. (J St Ledger – photos & C Benton)

Ruff Stithians Reservoir 31st Aug 2015 J St Ledger Snipe Stithians Reservoir 31st Aug 2015 J St Ledger

Devoran: 2 Knot, 1 Bar-tailed Godwit, 8 Black-tailed Godwit, 180 Curlew, 2 Whimbrel, 61 Oystercatcher, 19 Dunlin, 1 Ringed Plover, 181 Redshank. (D Eva)

Nanquidno: 3 Spotted Flycatchers and 7 Choughs. (SD Turner)

Wadebridge: 6 Ruff, 3 Dunlin, 1 Geenshank, 1 Common Sandpiper and 2 Little Egret at Treraven Meadows. (M Lammas)

Praa Sands: 4 Sandwich Terns, 2 Med Gulls (ad and 1st summer) at the eastern end and a Little Egret flew past. (PJ Smale – photos)

Sandwich Tern Praa Sands Cornwall 31815 PJ Smale Sandwich Tern Praa Sands Cornwall 310815 PJ Smale
Med Gull Praa Sands Cornwall 31815 PJ Smale Med Gull Praa Sands Cornwall 310815 PJ Smale

Nanjizal: 16 Willow Warbler, 33 Sedge Warbler, 5 Grasshopper Warbler, 3 Whitethroat, 2 Reed Warbler and 1 Garden Warbler. (KA Wilson) Also 1 Wryneck reported.

Hayle Estuary RSPB: Yellow-legged Gull this afternoon. (D Mclaughlin)

Sennen Cove: 1 Common Sandpiper. (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

Marazion Marsh RSPB: Drake Garganey again.

 MJS & DKP