Wednesday 7th October 2015

Late news, 24/9 South Petherwin: Corncrake reported by farm worker. (per C Richards)

Pendeen Watch: 13 Balearic Shearwater, 4 Sooty Shearwater, 18 Manx Shearwater, 2 Common Scoter, 3 Bonxie, 3 Med Gull, 38 Kittiwake, 840 Razorbill and 4 Guillemot past between 07:00-09:00. (DS Flumm) Also Pom Skua reported.

Downderry: 1 Balearic Shearwater past at 08:06. (A Payne)

Chyandour, Penzance: 1 Eider, 1 Redstart (field next to Gulval church), 1 Firecrest, 2 Med Gull. (DS Flumm, P St Pierre)

Kynance car park to Kynance Gate Settlement: 1 Whinchat, 1 Chiffchaff, 4 Wheatear, 3 Dartford Warbler, 7 Swallow, 1 Peregrine and 1m Kestrel. (J St Ledger – photos) 2 Snow Bunting at carpark at 18:00. (C Allen) Also 1 Siberian Chiffchaff by pond on approach road.

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Helston Loe Pool: 15 Great Crested Grebe and 1 Cetti’s Warbler. (A Pay)

Mount Hawke: 50+ Goldfinch visiting garden feeder daily. (R Girling)

Levant: 1 Long-tailed Skua, 42 Balearic Shearwater, 9 Sooty Shearwater, 6 Bonxie, 2 Arctic Skua and 5 Common Scoter past 07:40 – 09:15. (M Scott-Hams)

Nanquidno: Escaped Goshawk still present, also 1 Pied Flycatcher. (D Chown, N Grace – photos)

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Kelynack: Yellow-browed Warbler still present this evening, between the eastern-most caravans and Boswidden also 2 Firecrests in the same area. (D Chown, N Grace)

Marazion Marsh RSPB: Pair of Goldeneye still on Longrock Pool. (DK Parker, R Butts – photo)

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Penryn: 2 Firecrest, 1 Chiffchaff and 1 Water Rail at Glasney. (C Benton)

Land’s End: 1 juv Rose-Coloured Starling still in the complex, plus Yellow-browed Warbler and Dartford Warbler along the cycle track.

Kenidjack: 1 Yellow-browed Warbler, 1 Siberian Chiffchaff and 1 Chough. (P Clarke et al.)

Hayle Estuary: 1 Spoonbill still on Lelant Saltings.

Cot Valley: 1 Yellow-browed Warbler and 2 Firecrest, plus 11 Crossbill flew north.

Porthgwarra: 1 juv Rose-Coloured Starling still at Roskestal Farm, 1 Yellow-browed Warbler and 1 Firecrest in 60ft Cover and 2 Firecrests at Trevean Pool.

Argal Reservoir: 1 Yellow-browed Warbler and 1 Firecrest this morning.

MJS & DKP