Friday 11th September 2015

Late news, 10/9, Tresillian River: 1 Mediterranean Gull, 6 Greenshank and 1 Kingfisher on Tresemple Pool. (A Nicholson)

St Loy area: 1 Firecrest, 2 Green Sandpiper and 1 Greenshank. (B Field)

BField_Firecrest_110915Firecrest, Brian Field

St Levan area: 1 Rose-coloured Starling seen in first hamlet on road to St Leven from Trethewy. (R Augarde)

Rose-coloured Starling, Richard Augarde

Newquay, Gannel estuary: 5 Dunlin, 2 Ringed Plover, 1 Grey Plover, 1 Redshank and 2 Oystercatcher. Porth Reservoir: 50 Swallow, 20 House Martin, 7 Great Crested Grebe, 5 Moorhen, 2 Coot and 28 Mallard. ( S Rowe)

Stithians Reservoir: 10+ Ruff, 1 Greenshank, 1 Lapwing, 2 Ringed Plover, 2 Dunlin, 5 Curlew, 6 Snipe, 4 Wigeon and 1 Kingfisher. (J St Ledger)

JStLedger_Kingfisher2_110915Kingfisher JStLedger_Kingfisher1_110915John St Ledger

Pentewan Valley trail: 1 Dipper. (G Adams)

Sennen Cove: several Balearic Shearwater offshore. (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

Nanjizal: 40 birds ringed today including 1  Wryneck. (K Wilson)

Polgigga: 1 Dotterel over Bosistow. (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

Trewellard: 1 Wryneck at Levant Mine carpark again. (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

The Lizard, Old Lizard Head: 1 Red-backed Shrike again, 2 Pied Flycatcher and 1 Whinchat.

Mousehole, seawatch 10.30 – 12.00: 7 Balearic Shearwater, 3 Mediterranean Gull, 14 Whimbrel, 3 Guillemot and 5 Oystercatcher. (P Clements & T Mills)

Marazion Marsh RSPB: 1 m Garganey still on Longrock Pool this evening. (DK Parker)

Scillonian III, Penzance to Wolf:
 1 drake Eider, 3 Fulmar, 1 Sooty Shearwater, 2 Balearic Shearwater, 13 Manx Shearwater, 86 Gannet, 1 Cormorant, 1 Shag, 2 Little Egret, 2 Grey Heron, 1 Curlew, 41 Herring Gull, 95 Great Black-backed Gull, 12 Commic Tern, 1 Guillemot and 1 Carrion Crow. Also 2 Harbour Porpoise. (P Clarke, DK Parker) Wolf to Penzance: 1 Sooty Shearwater, 4 Manx Shearwater, 79 Gannet, 6 Shag, 1 Arctic Skua, 2 Herring Gull and 61 Great Black-backed Gull. (P Clarke, DK Parker)

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