Wednesday 26th September 2018

Late news, 25/9, Cape Cornwall Golf Course: 1 Yellow Wagtail, 75 Meadow Pipits, 10 Barn Swallow. (P Fraser)

Late news, 25/9, Siblyback Lake: Several Little Grebe, several Pied Wagtails, loads of Canada Geese, several Barnacle Geese, 1 Tree Pipit, 6 Tufted Duck, 5 Teal, 1  male Whinchat, 2 Grey Heron, several Black-headed Gull, 3 Lesser Black-backed Gull, c6 Chiffchaff. (I Juliane)

Late news, 25/9, Hayle Estuary RSPB: 1 Spotted Redshank on Lelant Saltings. 5 Ringed Plover, 1 Blackcap (f) on Ryan’s Field  1 Kingfisher. 2 Sandwich Tern in Carnsew Pool. (J Evans)

Late news, 25/9, Cot Valley: 1 Pied Flycatcher NW of youth hostel, 2 Spotted Flycatcher, 1 Yellow Wagtail over. (D Chown, N Grace)

Late news, 25/9, Nanquidno: 7 Whinchats (2 at Boscregan, 5 at Nanquidno Downs). (D Chown, N Grace)

Porthilly Point: 76 Mediterranean Gull, 27 Sandwich Tern, 1 Kingfisher, 3 Ringed Plover, 1 Peregrine Falcon. (S Grose)

Kenidjack: Spotted Flycatcher and Turtle Dove. (P Fraser, P Walsh)

Land’s End: Wryneck on wall above Trinity Loop and another on Treve Common. Also 8+ Whinchat, 5+ Wheatear, 6+ Stonechat, 1 Sedge Warbler, 1 Whitethroat, 1 Chiffchaff, 1 Spotted Flycatcher, 1 Tree Pipit, 1 Siskin, 3+ Yellow Wagtail, 500+ Meadow Pipit, 10+ Skylark and hybrid hooded x carrion crow. (L Proctor, M Elliott, T Pinfield, DK Parker)

hybrid crow – Dave Parker

hybrid crow – Dave Parker

Ardensawah Farm: Juv Rosy Starling still showing on roadside wires at c11:55 but flew towards Raftra Farm with c50 Collared Doves at 13:25, also 1 Peregrine, 1 Kestrel and 1 Sparrowhawk over. (M Wallace, DK Parker)

Porthgwarra: Pied Flycatcher in the top end of 60ft Cover. (P Taylor, H Mitchell)

Porthgwarra to St Levan: Redstart, 4 Yellow Wagtail, 8 Wheatear, 4 Whinchat, 3 Spotted Flycatcher, Willow Warbler, Whitethroat, 9 Siskin, Tree Pipit. (M Wallace)

St. Levan: 4 Wheatears, 1 Reed Warbler; 11 Siskins over. (D Chown, N Grace)

Porthcurno: 1 Willow Warbler. (D Chown, N Grace)

Walmsley: 8 Cattle Egret, 8 Teal, 3 Green Sandpiper. (E Mayhew)

Colliford Reservoir: Pectoral Sandpiper still by the dam on the west side on the short turf beyond the bend, also 5 Ringed Plover, 3 Dunlin, 2 Great Crested Grebe, 1 Peregrine, 1 Kestrel, 1 Sparrowhawk, Green Woodpecker, 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker, 4 Wheatear, 2 Whinchat, 23 Linnet, 1 Raven and 1 Skylark. (B Craven, D Trevelyan)

Pectoral Sandpiper – Brian Craven

Pectoral Sandpiper – Brian Craven

Pectoral Sandpiper – Dan Trevelyan

Brew: 10 Whinchat together and 2 Wheatear. (C Moore)

Drift Reservoir (members only): 1 Bar-tailed Godwit, 19 Teal, 42 Mallard, 1 drake Tufted Duck, 1 Great Crested Grebe, 1 Little Grebe and 1 Wheatear. (DK Parker)

Marazion Beach: 27 Sanderling, 1 Ringed Plover; 3 Turnstone, 12 Sandwich Terns offshore this evening. (J Hawkey)

Camel Trail, Wadebridge to Tregunna: 7 Mute Swan, 55 Canada Goose, 4 Shelduck, 39 Mallard, 1 Wigeon, 1 Teal, 8 Red-legged Partridge, 1 Little Grebe, 2 Cormorant, 6 Grey Heron, 2 Little Egret, 2 Cattle Egret, 2 Buzzard, 1 Sparrowhawk, 65 Oystercatcher, 55 Redshank, 1 Greenshank, 4 Black-tailed Godwit, 50 Curlew, 150 Black-headed Gull, 55 Herring Gull, 2 Lesser Black-backed Gull, 24 Great Black-backed Gull, 4 Wood Pigeon, 1 Collared Dove, 1 Kingfisher, 1 Grey Wagtail, 2 Dunnock, 1 Robin, 2 Blackbird, 2 Chiffchaff, 1 Blue Tit, 2 Magpie, 1 Jay, 7 Jackdaw, 1 Rook, 70 Carrion Crow, 5 Starling, 5 House Sparrow, 1 Chaffinch, 1 Goldfinch, 1 Small White, 1 Peacock, 5 Speckled Wood, 1 Small Copper. (M Scawen et al.)

Polbathic Creek: Green Sandpiper, Kingfisher (m) feeding on mullet fry & crustaceans. Also Badger, Bank Vole & Woodmice at feeders. (A Blonden)

Bosistow to Nanjizal Bay: 1 Buzzard, 1 Kestrel, 3 Meadow Pipit, 2 Chiffchaff, 1 Spotted Flycatcher. (T Wilkinson)

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