Sunday 27th September 2015

Late news, 26/9 Marazion Marsh RSPB: 1 Bittern still, by water gauge in dog walking area. (per DK Parker)

Late news, 26/9 Croft Pascoe: 1 Little Stint. (C Benton)

Porthgwarra: 1 Melodious Warbler and 1 Marsh Harrier over. (A Goddard)

Porthcurno: 1 Red-rumped Swallow briefly at the turning off the B3315. (F Hull, B Dodd)

Land’s End: 2 Yellow-browed Warbler, 1 Yellow Wagtail, 1 Tree Pipit, 150 Meadow Pipit, 50+ Siskin, 10 Magpie, 1 Reed Bunting and 3 Swallow. (P St Pierre) Also 1 Hobby. (B Field – photo)

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Trevilly: 1 Willow Warbler, 1 Yellow Wagtail, 6 Blackcap, 15 Siskin and 4 Swallow. (P St Pierre)

Treave Common: 1 Whinchat. (P St Pierre)

Sennen Cove: 1 Whinchat & 2 Wheatear on moor near Sennen lookout. (P & H Taylor)

Newquay, Gannel Estuary: 5 Ringed Plover, 1 Dunlin, 1 Bar-tailed Godwit, 1 Black-tailed Godwit, 4 Oystercatcher and 1 Yellow Wagtail over. (M Lammas, S Rowe)

Cot Valley: 2 Yellow-browed Warbler, 4 Chiffchaff, 1 Firecrest, 3 Goldcrest and 1m Blackcap. (T McGowan, S Rowe, B Toms, M Curtis)

Marazion Marsh: 2 Garganey, 3 Gadwall, 50 Meadow Pipit, 10 Reed Bunting, 1 Sedge Warbler and 4 Cetti’s Warbler. (R Veal) Also 4 Mute Swan, 3 Teal, 12 Mallard, 2+ Kingfisher, 4 Little Grebe, 3 Little Egret, 2 Grey Heron, 26 Moorhen, 4 Stonechat and 4+ Cetti’s Warbler. (DK Parker) 

Marazion Beach: 20+ Ringed Plover, Sanderling and Dunlin. (R Veal) Also 20 Pale-bellied brent Geese. (P St Pierre, DK Parker)

Caerthillian: 1 Turtle Dove, 4 Wheatear, 3 Swallow and 1 Dartford Warbler. (D Eva)

Pentire Head, Newquay: 1 Whinchat, 1 Wheatear and 8 Meadow Pipit. (D Grose)

Sancreed: 2 Firecrest, 2 Goldcrest, 25 Linnet and 30 Meadow Pipit. (DS Flumm)

Hayle Estuary RSPB: 1 Garganey on Lelant Saltings. (F Rice – photo)

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Men-an-Tol: 2 Dartford Warbler. (M Scott-Ham)

Gurnard’s Head area: 1 Hobby, 9 Siskin, 2 Chough and 1 Hummingbird Hawkmoth. (M Scott-Ham)

Penberth: 4 Firecrest. (S Turner)

Devoran Quay: 1 Spotted Redshank, 2 Sandwich Tern, 8 Black-tailed Godwit and 1 Kingfisher. (J St Ledger)

Crowan Reservoir: 3 Green Sandpiper and 1 Firecrest. (C Benton, J St Ledger – photo)

Green Sandpiper Crowan 27th Sept 2015

Lizard Point: 2 Chough, 16 Swallow, 2 House Martin and 40+ Linnet. (D Hall)

Polgigga: 1 Turtle Dove at Raftra Farm and 6 Crossbill plus 2 Redpoll over Bosistow Lane. (MD Wallace)

Nanjizal: 145 birds ringed. 110 Blackcap, 19 Chiffchaff, 6 Reed Warbler, 4 Goldcrest, 2 Firecrest, 4 Sedge Warbler, Willow Warbler, Grasshopper Warbler and 1 Redstart. (KA Wilson)

Croft Pascoe plantation: 25 Crossbill left headed east at 8am, and another 3 east an hour later. (C Benton)

Botallack: 3 Chough. (M Taylor – photo)

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Nanquidno: 1 Pied Flycatcher. (S Rowe)

MJS & DKP