Sunday 18th October 2015

Late news 17/10 Cot: 5 Yellow-browed Warbler. (M Jones)

Late news 17/10 Stithians Reservoir: 1 Yellow-legged Gull. (R Augarde – video)

Lands End: 1 Merlin, 3 Chiffchaff, 1 Chough, 1 juv Rose-coloured Starling, a few Redwing and Fieldfare over. (B Toms, M Curtis) Also 1 Dusky Warbler still. (R Wilkins, B Mellow, R Augured)

Nanjizal: 163 birds ringed. 40 Blackcap, 63 Chiffchaff, (pale)Willow Warbler, 4 Firecrest, 15 Goldcrest, Dartford Warbler and Wryneck. (KA Wilson)

Marazion Marsh RSPB: 1 Great White Egret at 09:45hrs, 2 Little Egret and 4 Tufted Duck. (DS Flumm) Also 1+ Water Rail, 3+ Cetti’s Warbler, c40 Meadow Pipit and 2 Kingfisher. (R Veal) 4 Mute Swan, 8 Teal, 22 Mallard, 4 Little Grebe, 4 Grey Heron, 36 Moorhen, 4 Water Rail, 3 Snipe, 2 Stonechat, 1 Chiffchaff and 4 Cetti’s Warbler. (DK Parker)

Sancreed: 5 Firecrest, 2 Goldcrest, 1 Chiffchaff, 14 Redwing and 2 Fieldfare. (DS Flumm)

Kenidjack: Flock 17 Chough, 1 Siskin, 5 Redwing and 2 Chiffchaff. (DS Flumm – photo)

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Eden Project: c50 Fieldfare, 2 Goldcrest and 1 Raven mobbing a Sparrowhawk. (A Wagstaff)

Bosigran: 1 Peregrine, 1 Wheatear, 1 Ring Ouzel and 1 Firecrest. (M Jones)

Truro: 1 Kingfisher on Kenwyn River. (D Jenkins)

Bartinney Down: 2 Short-eared Owl, 2 Common Buzzard, 2 Raven, 1 Peregrine, 1 Kestrel and 1 Merlin. (C Moore, P&H Taylor – photo)

SEO Bartinney 18Sep15

Colliford Reservoir/Dozmary Pool: 11 Little Grebe, 2 Great Crested Grebe, 12 Cormorant, 2 Canada Goose, 13 Mallard, 19 Teal, 2 Tufted Duck, 1 Coot, 7 Lesser Black-backed Gull, 4 Buzzard, 45 Carrion Crow, 18 Jackdaw, 2 Magpie, 426 Starling, 7 Blackbird, 127 Fieldfare, 28 Redwing, 1 Sky Lark, 39 Meadow Pipit, 7 Pied Wagtail, 1 Wheatear, 3 Blue Tit, 17 Chaffinch, 44 Goldfinch, 9 Robin, 7 Wren, 1 Dunnock and 7 Reed Bunting. (DAConway)

Trewey Moor: 1 pr Yellowhammer. (B Toms, M Curtis)

Pendarve Wood: 1 Firecrest and 1 Kingfisher. (S Taylor)

Hendra: 2 Ring Ouzel. (C Moore)

Carne Galvas: 1 Hen Harrier over. (M Jones)

Swanvale, Falmouth: 1 Yellow-browed Warbler and 2 Firecrest. (M Fioratti)

St Gothian Sands and Gwithian Green NR’s: 1 Yellow-browed Warbler in sallows at Gwithian Green, 1 1w Black Redstart in area at seaward side of ‘The Rockpool’, 2f Shoveler, 2 Water Rail, 7 Moorhen, 1 1w Med Gull, 1 Coot, 28 Linnet, 1 Reed Bunting, 12 Skylark, 18+ Meadow Pipit, 2 Grey Wagtail, 1 White Wagtail, 8 Pied Wagtail, 135 Herring Gull, 3 Great Black-backed Gull, 1 Lesser Black-backed Gull, 2 Raven, 8+ Carrion Crow, 200+ Starling, 1 Oystercatcher, 20+ Jackdaw, 9 Black-headed Gull, 5 Goldcrest, 3m and 2f Teal, 4 Little Grebe, 8 Tufted Duck, 7 Chaffinch, 4 Magpie, 4 Chiffchaff, 3 Redwing, 6+ Blackbird, 1 Song Thrush, 2 Goldfinch, 4 Robin and 8 Dunnock. (P Freestone)

Porthmeor Cove: 1 Hobby, 3 Kestrel, 5+ Grey Wagtail and 30+ Gannet west. (R Veal)

Stithians Reservoir: 1 Green Sandpiper, 22 Lapwing, 1 Goldeneye, 1 Shoveler, 75+ Teal, 10 Wigeon and 2 Coal Tit. (J St Ledger – photo)

Coal Tit Stithians 18th October 2015

Penryn River: 1 Common Sandpiper, 1 Water Rail, 1 Snipe, 2 Moorhen, 1 Kingfisher, 8 Greenshank, 34 Redshank, 54 Curlew, 4 Oystercatcher, 7 Turnstone, 7 Little Egret, 2 Little Grebe and 1 Grey Wagtail. (J St Ledger)

Men-an-Tol: 3+ ringtail Hen Harrier, 1+ Short-eared Owl, 2 Kestrel and 1 Merlin. (DK Parker)

Nanjulian cliff: 1 Merlin. (D Hall)

Nanjulian valley: 1 Chough,1 Ring Ousel, 1 Yellow-browed Warbler, also Chiffchaff, Goldcrest and several  common Garden birds, particularly Robins. (D Hall)

Gurland Cliff: 5 bottlenosed dolphins close in. (D Hall)

Porth Joke: 1 Ring Ouzel, 1 Firecrest, 6 Goldcrest, 3 Chiffchaff, 4 Blackcap, 35 Meadow Pipit. (S Rowe)

Amalveor: 4 Dartford Warbler, 1 Wheatear, 40+ Meadow Pipit over. (R Menari)

Towednack: Barn Owl. (R Menari)

Porthgwarra: 1 Yellow-browed Warbler, 1 Ring Ouzel and 5 Short-eared Owl. (MD Wallace)

St Levan: 1 Yellow-browed Warbler. (MD Wallace)

Plain an Gwarry: 2 Firecrest. (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

Hayle Estuary RSPB: 1 juv Spoonbill and 1 2w Ring-billed Gull.

Cot: 3 Yellow-browed Warbler.

Nanquidno: 2 Ring Ouzel. Also Short-eared Owl at Little Hendra.

MJS & DKP