Friday 16th October 2015

Late news, 15/10, Land’s End: 1 ringtail Hen Harrier and 1 Ring Ouzel. (D Chown)

Land’s End: 1 Dusky Warbler, 1 juv Rose-coloured Starling, 1 Yellow-browed Warbler, c15 Chiffchaff, 2 Blackcap, 8 Goldcrest, 1 Black Redstart and 1 Short-eared Owl. (DK Parker et al.)

Ruan Langhorne: 40+ Redwing this morning. (D Hall)

Hayle Estuary RSPB: 1 juv Spoonbill, 1 Pale-bellied Brent, 1 Dark-bellied Brent, 1 2w Ring-billed Gull and 3 Med Gull on Lelant Saltings. 6 Lapwing, 2 Grey Wagtail, c15 Runged Plover 5 Dunlin, 3 Greenshank and 2 Sparrowhawk. (R Veal)

Nanquidno: 1 Lapland Bunting, 4 Firecrest, 2 Ring Ouzel, 1 Grey Plover, 1 Golden Plover, 6 Redwing, 2 Redpoll, 1 Water Rail and 2 Stock Dove. (A Rosier, D Chown) Also Black Redstart.

Penberth Cove: 1 Yellow browed Warbler , 1 Firecrest and 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker. (JH & K Dalziel)

Pendeen: 1 Short-eared Owl in off this sea this morning, 1 Raven and 30+ Goldfinch. (A Hartley) Also 1 Yellow-browed Warbler at Calartha Farm.

Scillonian III – Penzance to Wolf Rock: 2 Fulmar, 380 Gannet, 10 Common Scoter, 1 Eider, 8 Mallard, 2 Mute Swan, 1 Med Gull, 2 Common Gull, 7 Kittiwake, 1 Bonxie, 16 Razorbill, 33 Guillemot and 145 Auk sp. Also pod of 5 Bottle-nosed Dolphin & 4 pods totalling c30 Common Dolphin. (DS Flumm, J Parker)

Newquay: 3 Swallow over. (D Grose)

Crowdy Reservoir: 1m Hen Harrier and 10 Crossbill. (AJ Bond)

Marazion Marsh RSPB: 4 Mute Swan, 8 Teal, 22 Mallard, 1 Tufted Duck, 1 Cormorant, 5 Little Grebe, 10 Grey Heron, 3 Little Egret, 29 Moorhen, 4 Water Rail, 5 Snipe, 2 Kingfisher, 3 Stonechat, c50 Meadow Pipit, 2 Chiffchaff and 6 Cetti’s Warbler. (DK Parker)

St Ives: Red Kite on Buttermilk Hill in afternoon. (R Daddow – photo)

Red Kite St Ives Cornwall 161015 R Daddow

Porthleven: Yellow-browed Warbler, Crossbill, 20+ Goldcrest and lots of Redwing and Chaffinch. (M Bishop)

Sennen: Spotted Flycatcher at Gwynver. (M Bishop)

Nanjizal: 83 birds ringed. Blackcap 24, Reed Warbler, 18 Goldcrest, 10 Chiffchaff, 4 Redpoll, 6 Siskin, 1 Yellow-browed Warbler, 5 Firecrest and 1 Ring Ouzel. (KA Wilson)

Kelynack: 2 Brambling. (D Chown)

Tregeseal: 2 Firecrest. (D Chown, M Ahmad)

Cot Valley: 4 Yellow-browed Warbler, 1 Firecrest and 1 Ring Ouzel.

River Lynher, Jupiter Point: 1 Spoonbill on Rat Island.

Kenidjack: 1 Yellow-browed Warbler.

Porthcurno: 1 Yellow-browed Warbler.

MJS & DKP