Wednesday 29th August 2018

Late News, 28/8, Porthgwarra: 1 Yelkouan Shearwater at 6:41 pm, 35 Balearic Shearwater, 2 Yellow-legged Gull, 1 Arctic Skua, 2 Sooty Shearwater between 17:50 and 20:07. (B Richards)

Late news, 28/8, Mount’s Bay: 2 Balearic Shearwater, 2 Sooty Shearwater, 1000+ Manx, 1 Storm Petrel, 1 juvenile Little Gull. Also 10 Risso’s Dolphin at 18:00 from Mermaid. (M Elliott)

Nanjizal: 1 juv. Aquatic Warbler, 38 Sedge Warbler (plus British Control), 10 Reed Warbler, 5 Grasshopper Warbler, 1 Garden Warbler, 5 Blackcap, 6 Willow Warbler (plus British control). (P Roseveare)

Aquatic Warbler, Pete Roseveare

Pendeen (06:15-11:20): 7 Balearic Shearwater, 12 Sooty Shearwater, 2 Storm Petrel, 4 Arctic Skua, 2 Great Skua, 1 Whimbrel, good numbers of Common + Arctic Terns. Also 1 Minke Whale and a pod of Common Dolphin. (Jon G)

Newquay Boating lake: 2 Tawny Owl. (S Grose)

Drift: 4 Little Egret, 17 Teal, 82 Mallard, 1 juv. Little Ringed Plover, 5 Ringed Plover, 7 Dunlin, 3 Green Sandpiper, 4 Common Sandpiper, 300 Swallow, 200 House Martin, 2 Sand Martin, 1 Grey Wagtail, 1 White Wagtail, 10 Pied Wagtail. (D Flumm)

Sancreed: 1 Pied Flycatcher. (D Flumm)

Millbrook Lake: 5 Moorhen, 2 Egyptian Goose, Grey Heron, 21 Redshank, 5 Black-tailed Godwit. (R Napp)

Egyptian Goose, Rick Napp

Black-tailed Godwit, Rick Napp

Redshank, Rick Napp

Porthgwarra: 1 Cory’s Shearwater reported at 10:40.

Hustyn Wood: 2 Crossbill (B Bosisto)

Rumps and Pentire: 6 Fulmar, 15 Manx Shearwater, 150+ Gannet, 8 Cormorant, 3 Shag, 1 Sparrowhawk, 1 Peregrine, 1 Kestrel, 1 Pheasant, 6 Oystercatcher, 70 Black-headed Gull, 5 Mediterranean Gull, 2 Great Black-backed Gull, 40 Herring Gull, 12 Wood Pigeon, 1 House Martin, 12 Swallow, 5 Meadow Pipit, 3 Rock Pipit, 1 Pied Wagtail, 2 Wren, 2 Wheatear, 3 Stonechat, 1 Blackbird, 3 Whitethroat, 2 Magpie, 15 Jackdaw, 70 Rook, 45 Carrion Crow, 1 Raven, 9 House Sparrow, 30 Goldfinch, 45 Linnet, 2 Grey Seal, 1 Fox, 2 Large White, 1 Common Blue, 4 Speckled Wood, 1 Meadow Brown, 1 Small Heath. (M Scawen et al).

Rame: 3 Spotted Flycatchers,1f Redstart, 5 Meadow Pipits, 3 Blackcaps, 8 Whitethroats, 1 Sparrowhawk, 40 Goldfinches, 2 Chiffchaffs, 1 Willow Warbler, 2 Raven, 5 Collard Doves. (C Buckland  M Beer)

Gannel Estuary: 43 Med Gull, 8 Little Egret, 2 Black-tailed Godwit, 18 Curlew, 6 Dunlin. (S Rowe)

Fistral: 1 Great Skua mid-afternoon. (S Rowe)

Devoran: 31 Black-tailed Godwit, 121 Redshank, 1 Sanderling, 1 Dunlin, 80 Curlew, 4 Whimbrel at high tide. (S Rogers)

Cudden Point: 2 Whimbrel. (C Zockler)

Marazion Marsh RSPB: 1 Wheatear, 2 Swift, c15 alba wagtail including 2+ ad White Wagtail, 8 Little Egret. (DK Parker)

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