Wednesday 21st September 2016

Late news 18/9 Trevilley to Nanjizal Bay: 9 Whinchat, 1 f/o flava Yellow Wagtail, 1 Whimbrel, 2 Ringed Plover, 3 Whitethroat, 1 Garden Warbler, 15 Blackcap, 10 Chiffchaff, 45 Meadow Pipit. (P St Pierre)

Late news 19/9 Marazion Beach: 1 Little Stint, 100+ White Wagtail, c25 Dunlin, c80 Ringed Plover, c10 Sanderling, 1 Wheatear. (P St Pierre)

Late news, 20/9, Davidstow Airfield: 1 juv Rose-coloured Starling. (M Halliday)

MHalliday_RCStarling_210916Rose-coloured Starling, Mark Halliday

Davidstow Airfield: 1 American Golden Plover, 1 Buff-breasted Sandpiper and 1 Rose-coloured Starling still.

Siblyback Reservoir: 2 Curlew Sandpiper, 1 ad Yellow-legged Gull, 1 juv Pectoral Sandpiper, 1 Turnstone, 18 Ringed Plover and 6 Dunlin. (D Julian)

Lockrock Pool: 1 Kingfisher and 1 young Roe Deer in field behind. (A James)

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Ruan Lanihorne: 1 Osprey  circling above river. (D Hall) Also 1 Buzzard, 1 Little Egret, 20 Canada Geese and 1 Wren. (K Bowers)

KBowers_Buzzard_210916Buzzard, Kevin Bowers

Kenidjack Valley: 1 Wryneck at west end of valley near coast path to north,  1 Willow Warbler probably of north-eastern race P t acredula. (P Clarke)

Bude: 2 Mute Swan with 3 juveniles, 20+ Black-headed Gull, 1 Wren, 2 Chiffchaff, 1 Grey Heron and 1 Kingfisher (H Wilkins)

Camel Estuary, from Wadebridge to Tregunna: 1 Little Grebe, 7 Cormorant, 3 Grey Heron, 33 Little Egret, 11 Mute Swan, 150 Canada Goose, 4 Shelduck, 40 Mallard, 9 Wigeon, 3 Teal, 3 Buzzard, 1 Peregrine Falcon, 2 Red-legged Partridge, 65 Oystercatcher, 13 Ringed Plover, 17 Grey Plover, 1 Lapwing, 4 Knot, 2 Turnstone, 70 Dunlin, 1 Common Sandpiper, 90 Redshank, 2 Greenshank, 60 Bar-tailed Godwit, 70 Curlew, 1 Whimbrel, c.500 Black-headed Gull, 20 Mediterranean Gull, 7 Great black-backed Gull, 70 Herring Gull, 5 Wood Pigeon, 1 Collared Dove, 1 Kingfisher, 15 House Martin, 5 Swallow, 1 Grey Wagtail, 1 Wren, 1 Dunnock, 2 Robin, 9 Blackbird, 1 Blackcap, 2 Chiffchaff, 1 Goldcrest, 1 Great Tit, 3 Blue Tit, 6 Long-tailed Tit, 1 Magpie, 2 Jackdaw, 20 Rook, 35 Carrion Crow, 1 Starling, 20 House Sparrow, 1 Chaffinch, 2 Greenfinch. (M Scawen)

Long Rock: 7 Pale bellied Brent Geese on sea; also 14 Brent Geese west. (P St Pierre)

Land’s End: 1 Wryneck opposite trinity pool loop. (P St Pierre)

Treeve Common:  2 Whinchat, 150 Meadow Pipit (P St Pierre)

Tresillian: 1 juv Grey Plover opp Tresemple Pool this eve. (M Jones)

Nanjizal: 248 new birds were ringed including 96 Blackcap, 71 Meadow Pipit, 32 Chiffchaff, 5 Grasshopper Warbler, 1 Spotted Flycatcher, 1 Firecrest, 1 Garden Warbler, 1 Grey Wagtail and 1 Wryneck. (M Grantham) Also 1 Tawny Pipit seen to fly from Carn Les Boel across the valley to the Trevilley side, but not relocated. (M Wallace)

Hayle Estuary, Ryan’s Field: 1 Kingfisher, 2 Little Egret. (K Bowers)

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Porthgwarra: 1 juv Red-backed Shrike, 12 Golden Plover, 1 f  Wheatear and 4 Chough. (R Butts)

Nanquidno:Whitethroat, 1 Blackcap, 6+ Chiffchaff, 1 Willow Warbler, 10+ White Wagtail, 40+ Barn Swallow, 4 Buzzard and 1 f Peregrine. (R Butts)

Polgigga: 2 Whinchat this afternoon.

Cape Cornwall: 1 Lapland Bunting between Cape Cornwall and Carn Gloose again. (N Wheatley)

Perranuthnoe: 1 ad Hudsonian Whimbrel again at Boat Cove.

Restronguet Creek: 1 Dalmatian Pelican again.

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