Wednesday 2nd September 2015

Late news, 29/8, Walmsley Sanctuary: 1 m Yellowhammer. (K Bowers)

KBowers_Yellowhammer_290815Yellowhammer, Kevin Bowers

Nanjizal: 1 1w Blyth’s Reed Warbler trapped and ringed at this private site (K Wilson). More details on the West Cornwall Ringing Group blog.

IMG_0266Godrevy: 3  families of nestling Sand Martin still being fed. (T McGowan)

Ruan Lanihorne: 1 Osprey at 3 pm soaring briefly above, 2 Common Sandpiper, 1 Kingfisher, 2 Sedge Warbler, 3 Little Egret, 294 Canada Geese, 2 Buzzard, 1 Sparrowhawk and 19 Curlew. (C Hughes)

CHughes_Osprey_020915Osprey, Carol Hughes

Marazion Marsh RSPB Reserve: 15 Grey Heron, 1 Gadwall, 1 Garganey, 4 Mute Swan, 15 Buzzard, 1 Kingfisher, 1 Spotted Flycatcher, 3 Little Grebe, 2 Little Egret, 26 Moorhen, 2 Stonechat and 1 Cetti’s Warbler plus Reed & Sedge Warblers. (DK Parker, D Flumm,  A McKechnie)

AMcKechnie_Garganey_020915Garganey, Alex McKechnie
DParker_Garganey3_020915 DParker_Garganey2_020915Garganey, Dave Parker DParker_Garganey1_020915

Stithians Reservoir: 1 Turnstone, 2 Ruff, 4 Common Sandpiper, 8 Dunlin, 1 Black-tailed Godwit, 19 Curlew, 1 Whimbrel, 2 Wigeon, 5 Teal, 5 Little Grebe, 2 Great Crested Grebe, 1 Grey Heron, 1 Little Egret, 1 Wheatear, 1 Kingfisher, 10 Cormorant, 10 Lesser Black-backed Gull, 5 Teal, 30 Mallard, 3 Swallow and 2 Grey Wagtail. (J St Ledger, G Adams, T Pinfield, D Eva + S van Hear)

Maenporth: 2 Sandwich Tern, 3 Mediterranean Gull and 2 Peregrine. (John St Ledger)

DParker_Peregrine 1_020915Peregrine DParker_Peregrine 2_020915John St Ledger

Portwrinkle: 8 Knot, 3 Ringed Plover and 1 Dunlin. (A Blonden)

Carnyorth: 1 Hoopoe again along footpath. (J Swann)

Land’s End, Treve Common: 2 Yellow Wagtail and 3 Wheatear. (P&H Taylor)

Penzance, Lidden area: 1 m Sparrowhawk, 1 Hummingbird Hawkmoth and 1 Clouded Yellow butterfly. (T Mills)

Camel Trail, Wadebridge to Tregunna Bridge: 25 Cormorant, 10 Grey Heron, 45 Little Egret, 35 Mute Swan, 3 Canada Goose, 2 Shelduck, 7 Mallard, 5 Buzzard, 2 Sparrowhawk, 2 Peregrine Falcon, 75 Oystercatcher, 10 Dunlin, 20 Black-tailed Godwit, 150 Curlew, 45 Redshank, 7 Greenshank, 300 Black-headed gull, Lesser Black-backed Gull, 10 Great Black-backed Gull,  200 Herring Gull, 9 Wood pigeon, 1 Collared Dove, 15 House Martin, 15      Swallow, 1 Wren, 1 Robin, 6 Blackbird, 1 Song Thrush, 6 Magpie, 12 Jackdaw, 11 Rook, 56 Carrion crow, 1 Raven, 1 Starling, 15 House Sparrow and 2  Goldfinch. (M Scawen)

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