Monday 29th August 2016

Late news, 28/8 Porthgwarra: 5 Quail. (L Wilkins)

Caerthillian: 1 Wryneck, 3 Whitethroat ( D. Eva, J Chapple, T Blunden)

TBlunden_Wryneck_290816Wryneck, Tony Blunden

Wryneck video by John Chapple.

Lizard Point: 2 Yellow Wagtail, 1 Pied Flycatcher, 1 Reed Warbler, 3 Whitethroat ( D. Eva ) 1 Ortolan Bunting again. (T Blunden, G Knass) Also in cattle field next to lighthouse, 1 Yellow Wagtail and 1 White Wagtail late am. (P&C Brewster)

TBlunden_Ortolan_280816Ortolan Bunting, Tony Blunden, 28/8/16 GKnass_Ortolan_290816Ortolan Bunting, G Knass

 

Loe Pool: 1 Dalmatian Pelican, 1 Kingfisher, 1 Nuthatch, 1 Green Woodpecker, 2 Common Sandpiper, 2 Teal, 1 Mediterranean Gull, 12 Great Crested Grebe, 2 Willow Warbler, 18 Cormorant, 23 Mallard, 1 Tufted Duck. (G and H Adams)

Gannel Estuary: 1 Little Stint, 26 Ringed Plover, 7 Dunlin. (S Rowe) Also 2 Common Sandpiper near Trenance Gardens. (S Harper)

SHarper_CommonSand_290816Common Sandpiper, Sheila Harper

Walmsley Sanctuary:  1 Garganey, 1 Hobby, 1 Yellow Wagtail, 1 Green Sandpiper. (S Rowe)

Camel Estuary: 4 Curlew Sandpiper. (S Rowe)

Devoran: 3 juv Curlew Sandpiper, 48 Black-tailed Godwit, 1 Bar-tailed Godwit, 15 Ringed Plover, 16 Greenshank. 60 Dunlin. (S&PM Rogers)

Davidstow: 6 Northern Wheatear, 3 White Wagtail, 10 Pied Wagtail. 1 Ringed Plover. (S&PM Rogers)

Nanquidno: 1 Wryneck bottom of valley by 5 bar gate. (C Moore)

Port Gaverne: 1 Peregrine along coast path about 1 mile north. (K Jaffrey)

Trevean Pool: 1 Icterine Warbler 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker, 1 Chough, 1 Yellow Wagtail over, 1 Greenshank over, 1 Ringed Plover over, 1 Whinchat.(B Steel, P&H Taylor)

PTaylor_IcterineWarbler_290816Icterine Warbler, Phil Taylor

 

Rame Head: 9 Yellow Wagtail,1 Tree Pipit, 5 Wheatear, 4 Whitethroat, 2 Sparrowhawk, 4 Kestel, 3 Common Buzzard, 2 Cirl Bunting, 15 Yellowhammer, 40 Linnet and good numbers of Goldfinches, 2 Chiffchaff, 1 Willow Warbler. (C Buckland, M Beer)

Siblyback Reservoir: 3 Little Ringed Plover. (C Buckland, M Beer)

Laneast Down: 1 Whinchat, 15 Stonechat, 3 Wheatear, 5 Meadow Pipit, 2 Skylark, 2 Reed Bunting, 10 Linnet. (L. Sampson)

Pendeen seawatch, 6.40am – 9.15am: 3 Cory’s Shearwater, 7 Sooty Shearwater, 2 Balearic Shearwater, 4 Arctic Skua, 2 Great Skua, 1 Kittiwake, 8 Common Scoter. (M McKee)

Bude: 1 Little Egret, 1 Great Black-backed Gull, c10 Canada Goose, 2 Cormorant, 2 Wheatear, 2 Stonechat and 14 Oystercatcher (H Wilkins)

Pendeen Watch: 8 Common Scoter, 5 Sooty Shearwater, 12 Balearic Shearwater, 13 Turnstone, 9 Dunlin, 7 Whimbrel, 2 Oystercatcher, 1 Black-tailed Godwit, 11 Arctic Skua, 1 Great Skua, 7 Little Tern, 5 Common Tern, 1 Sandwich Tern, 3 Swallow and 2 Ocean Sunfish 08:30 to 11:30. (DK Parker)

Marazion Marsh RSPB: 1 ad Yellow Wagtail over, 1 Kingfisher, 3 Teal, 2 Great Spotted Woodpecker, 3 Green Woodpecker, 3 Cetti’s Warbler, 10 Reed/ Sedge Warbler, 5 (1 young) Stonechat. Also 1 Sanderling on the beach. (R Veal) Plus at dusk: c 2500 Swallow,  1 Green Sandpiper. (P Fraser)

Percuil River: 1 Common Sandpiper taken by a Buzzard from a tree, 1 Sandwich Tern, 2 Willow Warbler. (R Veal)

Windmill Farm Nature Reserve: 1 juv Dunlin and on perimeter of Predannack airfield, 1 Whinchat. (P&C Brewster)

Botallack: 16 Chough and 1 Wheatear.

St Ives Island: 6 Mediterranean Gull and 1 Puffin.

Bass Point: 1 Wryneck on coastal path just east of cottages.

Perranuthnoe: 1 Hudsonian Whimbrel again at Boat Cove.

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