Wednesday 5th October 2016

Rame, Penlee Battery: 1 Hobby, plus a small mixed flock of House Martins and Swallows. (D Spooner)

Seaton: 1 Hobby flew east yesterday 5/10 lunchtime. (B Taggart)

Stithians Reservoir: 1 Ruff, 14 Dunlin, 21 Teal, 24 Wigeon, 2 Wheatear. (J St Ledger)

JStLedger_Ruff_051016Ruff, John St Ledger JStLedger_Dunlin_051016Dunlin, John St Ledger

Penzance, Battery Rocks: 52 Turnstone, 27 Ringed Plover, 4 Dunlin and 1 Knot. (T Mills) Also 1 Great Black-backed Gull eating a dead rat in a private garden. (NR Phillips)

 nrphillips_gbbg_051016Great Black-backed Gull, Roy Phillips

River Camel, Wadebridge to Padstow: 2 Little Grebe, 12 Cormorant, 3 Grey Heron, 24 Little Egret, 6 Mute Swan, c.300 Canada Goose, 4 Shelduck, 27 Mallard, 4 Shoveler, 80 Wigeon, 4 Teal, 3 Buzzard, 1 Peregrine Falcon, 2 Red-legged Partridge, 1 Moorhen, 55 Oystercatcher, 4 Ringed Plover, 5 Grey Plover, 30 Lapwing, 4 Knot, 40 Dunlin, 1 Common Sandpiper, 1 Curlew Sandpiper, 1 Little Stint, 55 Redshank, 6 Greenshank, 22 Black-tailed Godwit, 1 Bar-tailed Godwit, 80 Curlew, c.250 Black-headed Gull, 40 Mediterranean Gull, 6 Common Gull, 2 Lesser Black-backed Gull, 15 Great Black-backed Gull, 40 Herring Gull, 5 Wood Pigeon, 1 Kingfisher, 1 Meadow Pipit, 4 Grey Wagtail, 1 Pied Wagtail, 1 Wren, 1 Dunnock, 2 Robin, 2 Blackbird, 1 Blue Tit, 1 Great Tit, 20 Long-tailed Tit, 1 Magpie, 2 Jackdaw, 3 Rook, 60 Carrion Crow, 2 Raven, 3 House Sparrow, 1 Chaffinch. (M Scawen)

Land`s End: 2 Yellow-browed Warbler, 2 Ring Ouzel, 1 Lesser Whitethroat, 1 Firecrest and 11 Whinchat.

Cot Valley: 1 Yellow-browed Warbler and 2 Ring Ouzel over.

Pendeen: 1 Yellow-browed Warbler at Calartha Farm and another by village shop.

Davidstow Airfield: 1 Baird’s Sandpiper.

Perranuthnoe: 1 Hudsonian Whimbrel again at Boat Cove and 2 Yellow-browed Warbler on coastal path.

St Ives: 1 Black-throated Diver just east of The Island.

Hayle Estuary RSPB, Ryan’s Field: 1 imm Spoonbill.

Coverack: 1 Yellow-browed Warbler, one in garden at Little Treleaver.

Port Isaac: 1 Yellow-browed Warbler. (P Harris)

Porthgwarra: 1 Quail flushed on Carn Glaze at 12.30pm, also 2 Peregrine. (J Lander)

Millbrook Lake: 2 Teal, c80 Redshank. (B Taggart)

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