Tuesday 8th September 2015

Levant area: 40 Shag in the rocks, 2 Chough, small flocks of Linnet, 2 Whinchat, 4+ Stonechat, 1 Ortolan, 2 Wheatear and 4 Swallow. (NR Phillips)

Long Rock Pool: 1 Garganey still. (P Clement)

Porthgwarra: 1 juv Rose-coloured Starling at Arden-Sawah plus 1 Firecrest in seaward tamarisks. (MD Wallace) Rose-coloured Starling later at Roskestal Farm.

St Levan: 3 juv Rose-coloured Starling. (N Bostock) 1 still present in the evening. (BR Field – photo)

Rose-coloured Starling St Levan Cornwall 8915 BR Field

Hayle Estuary RSPB: 1 Great White Egret on Lelant Saltings. (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

Polgigga: 1 Dotterel over. MD Wallace)

Nanjizal: c.90 ringed. 44 Blackcap, 11 Sedge Warbler, 15 Chiffchaff, 7 Reed Warbler, 6 Willow Warbler, Whitethroat, Garden Warbler and Pied Flycatcher. (KA Wilson) Also 2 Whinchat.

Land’s End: 6 Whinchat, 10 alba Wagtail, 4 Wheatear, 1 Yellow Wagtail over, 20+ House Martin, 100+ Swallow, 100+ Linnet and f Sparrowhawk. (P & H Taylor)

Stithians Reservoir: 9 Ruff, 1 Whimbrel, 3 Dunlin and 1 Common Sandpiper. (J St Ledger – photo)

Ruff Stithians 8th Sept 2015

Nanquidno: 2+ Whinchat, 2+ Yellow Wagtail, 1 Tree Pipit, 7 Wheatear, 5 White Wagtail, 6 Whitethroat, 3 Blackcap, 3 Chiffchaff, c50 Swallow, 11 House Martin, 1 Sand Martin, 1 Hobby, 2 Kestrel, 2 Chough, 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker, 1 Green Woodpecker and 50+ Siskin. (DK Parker, M Halliday B & J Bowler, SM Lister, C Moore et al.)

Hayle Estuary RSPB: 1 Little Stint, 44 Dunlin, 3 Sanderling, 29 Ringed Plover, 2 Greenshank, 2 Whimbrel, 3 Bar-tailed Godwit, 1 Knot and 8+ Med Gull. (DK Parker, SM Lister, T Macgowan, BR Field et al.)

Kenidjack: 1 Hobby. (T Macgowan)

Par Pool: 2 Tufted Duck and 2 Little Egret. (D Cooper)

Rosenannon Downs: 6 Whinchat, 8 Wheatear, (including a leucistic male), 4 Common Snipe and 3 Grasshopper Warbler. (C Selway)

MJS & DKP