Sunday 11th September 2016

Late news, 10/9, Bude, Duckpool: 1 Wryneck on cottage wall. (H Kendall, S Ash)

Marazion Marsh RSPB, Longrock Pool: 1 drk Pochard still and c25 Bar-tailed Godwits flew through and onto beach. (R Veal)

Marazion beach: 5 Brent Geese. (A McKechnie)

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Land’s End: 5 Wryneck along cycle track. (A McKechnie)

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Porthgwarra: 1 Wryneck at Trevean this evening and 1 Turtle Dove over Polgigga at 16:30 (M Wallace) Also 1 Dotterel and 1 Lapland Bunting again plus 1 Osprey over.

Nanquidno: 1 Red-backed Shrike between here and Hendra again today.

Penberth Cove: 1 Rough-legged Buzzard over at 0840.

Pendeen Watch: 1 Great Shearwater and 3 Balearic Shearwater past.

Perranuthnoe: 1 Hudsonian Whimbrel again.

Helston Loe Pool: 1 Dalmatian Pelican best viewed from footpath below Degibna Wood.

Wadebridge, Coronation Park: 1 Lesser Spotted Woodpecker. (D Julian)

Scillonian III crossing, outward: 2 Great Shearwater, 2 Sooty Shearwater and a few Manx Shearwater. Return: 2 Great Shearwater, 2 Sooty Shearwater, 2 Cory’s Shearwater and 3 Grey Phalarope. (J Turner)

Nanjizal: 1 Wryneck.

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Saturday 10th September 2016

Late news, 30/8, Bedruthan, Park Head: 1 possible blue-headed type Yellow Wagtail. (P Challinor)

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Blue-headed or Iberian Wagtail, Peter Challinor

Late News, 9/9,  RSPB Scillonian III Wildlife Cruise, Penzance -Wolf Rock:  5 Cory’s Shearwater, 2 Great Shearwater, 3 Manx Shearwater, 1 Arctic Tern, 5 Storm Petrel, 59 Gannet, 6 Fulmar, 2 Guillemot, 1 Razorbill, 1 Eider, Great Black-backed Gull. Wolf Rock-Penzance: 9 Cory’s Shearwater, 1 Great Shearwater, 2 Sooty Shearwater, 1 Great Skua, 1 Ad Sabine’s Gull, 4 Storm Petrel, 3 Balearic Shearwater, 11 Manx Shearwater , 99 Gannet,  2 Fulmar. (B Craven, V Stratton, M Worden et al.) Wolf-St Mary’s: 1 Great Shearwater, 2 Storm Petrel, 1 Manx Shearwater, 11 Gannet, 1 Great Black-backed Gull, 1 Lesser  Black-backed Gull. St Mary’s-Wolf:  15 Cory’s Shearwater, 2 Great Shearwater, 1 Storm Petrel, 2 Manx Shearwater, 20 Gannet, 3 Sandwich Tern, 5 Fulmar, 1 Guillemot. (B Craven, V Stratton, M Worden, LGR Evans et al) 

Late news, 9/9, Marazion Beach: 1 juvenile Red Knot, 26 Dunlin, 22 Sanderling, 56 Ringed Plover, 30 Turnstone, 16 Bar-tailed Godwit & 1 fw Mediterranean Gull. (LGR Evans)

Late news, 9/9, Fowey estuary, just upstream of china clay dock: 1 Great White Egret. (R Holder)

Porthgwarra: 1 Dotterel just north of wall, 1 Whinchat, 1 Redstart, 6 Whitethroat and 1 Lapland Bunting. (P Clement, MJ Spicer, R Augarde, J Chapple)

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Land’s End: 1 Common Snipe, 1 Wryneck, 1 Whinchat and 22+ Wheatear. (P Clement, MJ Spicer) Trinity Pool: 1 Wryneck,1 Lapland Bunting,1 Whinchat, 2 Yellow Wagtail and 4 Wheatear. (I Webster, J Chapple)

 

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Hayle Estuary RSPB, Lelant Saltings: 1 drk Gadwall, 1f Ruff, c25 Bar-tailed Godwit, 4 Black-tailed Godwit, c120 Wigeon, 7 Greenshank. Carnsew Pool: 6 Rock Pipit, 3 Little Grebe, 8 Sanderling, 7 Turnstone, c30 Ringed Plover being chased by 1m Peregrine, 2 ad Mediterranean Gull, 4 Common Sandpiper, 3 (f+ 2 juv) Wheatear. Ryan’s Field: 1f Blackcap, 3 Kingfisher. (R Veal, J Boyd) Also 40 Bar-tailed Godwit, 2 Greenshank, 2 Common Sandpiper, 60 Dunlin, 20 Ringed Plover. (S&PM Rogers).

Pendeen Watch: 5 Pale-bellied Brent Geese, 89 Common Scoter, 20 Cory’s Shearwater, 2 Great Shearwater, 46 Sooty Shearwater, 62 Balearic Shearwater, 3 Leach’s Petrel, 3 Storm Petrel, 2 Whimbrel, 1 juv Long-tailed Skua, 21 Arctic Skua, 8 Great Skua, 2 adult Sabine’s Gull, 1 ad Kittiwake, 42 Sandwich Tern and 21 commic (probably arctic) terns between 07:15 & 13:30. (M Darlaston, A Rennells & DK Parker)

Devoran: 1 Little Stint, 3 Knot, 4 Dunlin, 22 Bar-tailed Godwit, 31 Black-tailed Godwit, 96 Teal ( D. Eva )

Bude: 100+ Canada Goose, 2 Mute Swan with 3 juveniles, 1 Pied Wagtail, 2 Cormorant, 7 Oystercatcher and 8 Rock Pipit. (H Wilkins)

St Gothian Sands LNR: 2 Common Sandpiper, 2 Dunlin and 16+ Wheatear. (MJ Spicer)

Tremaine: 1 Green Sandpiper on small farm pond (L Sampson)

Brew: 8 Wheatear, 2 Chiffchaff, 1 Willow Warbler. (C Moore)

Windmill Farm: 1 Marsh Harrier, 1 Whinchat, 1 Wheatear, 1 SedgeWarbler. (D Wright)

Soapy Cove/Jollytown Far: 1 Spotted Flycatcher (J Selby, D Wright) and 1 Wryneck (A Pay, D Wright)

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The Lizard: 1 Dotterel, 6 Ringed Plover, 1 Pectoral Sandpiper (seen flying towards Windmill Farm @ 1600), 1 Peregrine, 20 Wheatear, 1 Sanderling. (D Wright)

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Nanquidno: 1 Red-backed Shrike mobile on hedgerows between Nanquidno Vean (above Nanquidno Farm) and the top (eastern) corner of the conifer trees below Hendra, also 25 Swallow, 1 Spotted Flycatcher, 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker and 6 Chiffchaff. (J Hawkey, K Dalziel)

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Wadebridge, Camel Estuary: 1 Buff-breasted Sandpiper (A Taylor)

Newquay, Holywell: 2 Lesser Whitethroat. Porth Joke: 6 Chough, 1 Whinchat, 6 Chiffchaff, 2 Whitethroat, 1 Kingfisher. (S Rowe)

Marazion Beach: 5 Brent Goose, 1 Knot, 40 Sanderling, 25 Ringed Plover, 6 Dunlin. (S&PM Rogers).

Perranuthnoe: 1 Hudsonian Whimbrel again at Boat Cove.

Helston Loe Pool: 1 ad Dalmatian Pelican still in northeast corner.

Kingsmill Lake: 1 Osprey.

Padstow: 4 Little Stint and 1 Curlew Sandpiper. Also 28 Mediterranean Gull, 14 Sandwich Tern and 1 Black-necked Grebe off Porthilly Beach. (D Julian)

Colliford Lake: 1 Pectoral Sandpiper.

Sibleyback Lake: 1 Pectoral Sandpiper.

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