Sunday 21st August 2016

Pendeen:Wilson’s Petrel, 65 Storm Petrel, 1 Cory’s Shearwater, 1 Great Shearwater, 5 Balearic Shearwater, 28 Sooty Shearwater, 1 Long-tailed Skua, 22 Great Skua, 14 Arctic Skua and 1 Sabine’s Gull. (R Augarde, D Flumm, B Mellow, S Rogers, L&R Wilkins, DJ Holman et al)

Porthgwarra: 6 Cory’s Shearwater, 7 Great Shearwater, 15 Balearic Shearwater, 33 Sooty Shearwater, 4 Storm Petrel, 4 Arctic Skua and 3 Great Skua. (R Augarde, L&R Wilkins et al.)

Devoran: 12 Black-tailed Godwit, 6 Whimbrel, 80 Redshank and 1 Dalmatian Pelican. (S Rogers)

Boat Cove: 1 Hudsonian Whimbrel.

Stithians Reservoir: 1 Wood Sandpiper, 2 Green Sandpiper, 1 Ruff, 23 Common Sandpiper, 6 Dunlin, 1 Snipe plus good numbers of House Martin, Sand Martin and Swallow. (S Northwood, G Adams, D Eva, B Toms, M Curtis, J St Ledger – photo)

Wood Sandpiper Stithians 21st August 2016 J St Ledger

Drift Reservoir (members only): 1 Sanderling, 2 Ruff, 11 Common Sandpiper, 3 Green Sandpiper plus 14 Ringed Plover,Dunlin flew over (M Wallace, A Mckechnie – photo)

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Hayle Estuary RSPB: 1 Green Sandpiper flew from Ryan’s Field to Lelant Saltings. Lelant Saltings: 1 juv Sandwich Tern, 5 Dunlin, c30 Teal, 2 Wigeon, 6 Common Sandpiper. Ryan’s Field: 1 Kingfisher, 2 Whimbrel, 1 Med Gull. (R Veal)

Colliford Reservoir and Dozmary Pool: 10 Canada Goose,7 Cormorant, 8 Great Crested Grebe,11 Mallard,9 Teal ,3 Tufted Duck,1 Common Sandpiper, 45 Dunlin, 4 Great Black-backed Gull, 8 Lesser Black-backed Gull, 3 Herring Gull, 2 Buzzard, 3 Raven, 30 Carrion Crow, 3 Jackdaw, 9 Magpie, 2 Starling,1 Wood Pigeon, 3 Stock Dove,1 juv Great Spotted Woodpecker, 6 Wheatear, 104 Swallow, 7 House Martin,12 Stonechat (3 prs,8 juvs), 8 Reed Bunting (6 Juvs),12 Linnet, 8 Goldfinch, 67 Meadow Pipit, 23 Pied Wagtail and a Rabbit. (DA Conway)

Windmill Farm: 4 Wheatear and 13 Ringed Plover over. (D Wright – photo)

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Truro, Idless: 2 Chiffchaff feeding on fennel 12″ from kitchen window (B Kennett)

Bude: 2 Little Egret, 2 Grey Heron, 9 Canada Goose, 5 Black-headed Gull, 1 Rock Pipit, 1 Chiffchaff, 1 Cormorant, 3 Oystercatcher, 6 Turnstone and 1 Pied Wagtail (H Wilkins)

Walmsley Sanctuary: 1 juv Garganey and 1 Bar-headed Goose. (C Selway)

Camel Estuary: 1 Little Egret from Burniere hide. (K Bowers)

Little Egret Camel Estuary Cornwall 21816 K BowersEastern Green, Penzance: 1 juv Curlew Sandpiper briefly.

Travose Head: 1 juv Pomarine Skua.

Kingsmill Lake: 1 Curlew Sandpiper.

MJS & DKP