Wednesday 23rd September 2015

Late news, 22/9, Godrevy seawatch (0845-1045) produced: 280+ Gannet, 7 Great Skua, 1 Arctic Skua, 12 Common Scoter, 30+ Manx Shearwater, 60+ Shag, 560+ Auk Sp., 35 Great Black-backed Gull, 1 Kittiwake, 1 Fulmar all flying west and 1 Great Northern Diver flew east. (P Freestone)

Late news, 22/9, St Gothian Sands NR: 94 Great Black-backed Gull, 20+ Herring Gull, 230+ Canada Geese, 3 Wheatear, 1 Whinchat, 4 Meadow Pipit, 1 House Sparrow, 3 Raven, 2 Moorhen, 11 Mallard, 4 Mute Swan, 5 Black-headed Gull, 1 Magpie, 1 Robin, 1 Goldfinch, 18 Curlew and 1 Oystercatcher. (P Freestone)

Late news, 22/9, Hayle Estuary RSPB, Copperhouse Creek: 7 Ringed Plover, 5 Redshank, 2 Greenshank, 46 Black-headed Gull, 6 Curlew and 5 Mediterranean Gull. (P Freestone)

Marazion Marsh RSPB:  4 Little Grebe, 2 Little Egret, 1 Garganey, 3 Teal, 8 Mallard, 2 Water Rail, 18 Moorhen, 1 Kingfisher, 3 Cetti’s Warbler & 1 Otter. (D Flumm)

Marazion beach: 15 Ringed Plover and 1 Dunlin. (D Flumm)

Penzance, Chyandour: 1 Eider, 4 Turnstone, 3 Sandwich Tern, 1 Common Tern, 5 Mediterranean Gull, 22 Siskin & 2 Firecrest. (D Flumm, P St Pierre)

Torpoint: 1 juv Razorbill. (R Napp)

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Hayle Estuary RSPB, Lelant Water: 1 ad pale-bellied Brent Goose, 2 Garganey, 9 Black-tailed Godwit, 1 Bar-tailed Godwit, 100 Teal, 170 Wigeon and 12 Mediterranean Gull. (A Kitson & M Helps)

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Kynance Cove: 1 Wryneck still and 1 Whinchat. (P + C Brewster)

Soapy Cove: 1 Chiffchaff. (P + C Brewster)

Gwithian (1200-1300): 8 Robin, 21 Linnet, 1 Grey Heron, 5 Reed Bunting, 43 Starling, 5 Meadow Pipit, 21 Curlew, 2 Wheatear, 1 Whinchat, 10 Mallard, 6 Tufted Duck, 10 Black-headed Gull, 7 Lesser Black-backed Gull, 240+ Herring Gull, 20 Great Black-backed Gull, 250+ Canada Geese (inc. hybrids), 12 Greylag, 2 Little Grebe, 3 Moorhen, 4 Mute Swan, 1 Coot, 1 Kestrel, 5 Stonechat and 1 Chaffinch. (P Freestone)

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Camel Trail walk from Wadebridge: Cormorant 22, Grey Heron 3, Little Egret 35, Mute Swan 25, Shelduck 2, Mallard 15, Buzzard 3, Sparrowhawk 1, Oystercatcher 120, Ringed Plover 4, Grey Plover 1, Lapwing 1, Dunlin 25, Common Sandpiper 2, Redshank 60, Spotted redshank 1, Greenshank 2, Black-tailed Godwit 35, Bar-tailed Godwit 4, Curlew 120, Black-headed gull 180, Mediterranean gull 1, Lesser black-backed gull 2, Great black-backed gull 2, Herring Gull 150, Wood Pigeon 5, Collared Dove 1, House Martin 2, Swallow 12, Meadow Pipit 1, Grey Wagtail 3, Dunnock 1, Robin 1, Blackbird 2, Great Tit 1, Blue Tit 1, Magpie 1, Jay 1, Jackdaw 12, Rook 15, Carrion Crow 25, House Sparrow 14, Goldfinch 2. (M Scawen)

Rosudgeon: 1 Stonechat, 1 Goldfinch and 1 Southern Hawker. (A James)

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Kingsmill: 60 Teal, 55 Redshank, 1 Spotted Redshank, 13 Greenshank (35 a week ago) and 2 Ringed Plover. (M Beer)

Nanjizal: 104 ringed today including 1 Common Rosefinch, 4 Firecrest and 2 Grasshopper Warbler. (K Wilson)

Porthgwarra: 1 Sparrowhawk, 2 Great Spotted Woodpecker, 1 Spotted Flycatcher, 9 Blackcap, c15 Chiffchaff, 3 Willow Warbler, 4 Goldcrest, 3 Siskin and 1 Lapland Bunting. (DK Parker)

Sennen: c25 White Wagtail, 4 Pied Wagtail, 1 Yellow Wagtail, 2 Wheatear and 2 1w Mediterranean Gull in the ploughed field at Trevear Farm. Also 5 Golden Plover in fields behind the school. (DK Parker)

Pendeen: 1 Long-tailed Skua and 15 Balearic Shearwater.

Predannack Airfield: 1 Buff-breasted Sandpiper, again. Please note this is a private military site with no general public access.

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Tuesday 22nd September 2015

Late news, 20/9, Park Head, Pentire Farm: 1 f Marsh Harrier over. (S Croft)

Pendeen Watch: 27 Common Scoter, 1 Red-throated Diver, 115 Balearic Shearwater, 31 Sooty Shearwater, 4 Grey Phalarope, 1 Long-tailed Skua, 15 Arctic Skua, 17 Great Skua, 12 Sandwich Tern and several ‘Commic’ Tern past 07:30 – 12:15, plus 1 Peregrine and 9 Chough. (MT Elliott, MJ Spicer, M Wallace)

Marazion Marsh RSPB: 4 Little Grebe, 5 Little Egret, 1 Garganey, 5 Teal, 2 Buzzard, 25 Moorhen, 2 Water Rail, 2 Kingfisher, 1 Whinchat, 1 Wheatear, 3 Stonechat, 2 Cetti’s Warbler and 1 Chiffchaff. (D Flumm)

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Penzance, Chyandour:  1 Eider, 1 Comic Tern and 2 Chiffchaff. (D Flumm) Lidden area: Goldfinch, flock of up to 30 visiting gardens. (T Mills)

St Ives Island: 1 Cory’s Shearwater past. (B Dodd)

Boswednack: 1 Firecrest and 1 Chiffchaff. (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

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Monday 21st September 2015

Late news, 18/9, Marazion Marsh RSPB Reserve: 1 Southern Migrant Hawker, a rare migrant from the Mediiterranean and a first for the reserve and confirmed by the British Dragonfly Society. (Christine Moore)

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Late news, 20/9, Cape Cornwall Golf Course: 1 Yellow Wagtail and 7 Chough. (P Fraser)

Late news, 20/9, Looe, Hannafore: 1 m Eider, 4 Sandwich Tern, 2 Mediterranean Gull, 5 Little Egret, 3 Mallard, 1 Shoveller, 1 Curlew, 42 Oystercatcher, 6 Ringed Plover, 13 Turnstone,
1 Kingfisher, 1 Rock Pipit, 1 Robin, 4 Pied Wagtail, 14 Canada Geese  (flying over), 3+ Shag, 3+ Cormorant and 12+ Herring Gull. (P McKeogh)

Hayle Estuary RSPB Reserve, Ryan’s Field: 1 Little Egret and 2 Cormorant. (A James) Estuary: 3 Garganey. (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

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Marazion Marsh RSPB Reserve: 1, poss 2 Kingfisher, 4 Stonechat, 1 Little Egret and 5 Teal. Longrock Pool: 1 Garganey still. (D Flumm, T Mills)

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Penzance, Chyandour: 1 Eider and 6 Mediterranean Gull. (D Flumm)

Predannack Airfield: 1 Buff-breasted Sandpiper with c22 Ringed Plover. Please note this is a private military site with no general public access. (DK Parker, MJ Spicer, P+C Bewster)

Caerthillian Cove: 2 Chough, 1 Blackcap and 2 Siskin. (DK Parker, MJ Spicer)

St Erth: Convolvulus Hawkmoth trapped overnight and 1 Barn Owl this evening (MJ Spicer)

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Longrock beach: 1 pale-bellied Brent Goose. (B Dodd, A McKechnie)

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Windmill Farm:  1 Whinchat + 2 Wheatear. (P+C Bewster)

Kynance: 2 Chough. (P+C Bewster)

Sennen: 1 Melodious Warbler reported on the path down to Gwenver, also 1 Wheatear on the Green. Brew Pool: 1 Green Sandpiper. (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

St Just: 1 Honey Buzzard around airport at midday. (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

Pendeen Watch: 14 Balearic Shearwater, 15 Sooty Shearwater, 1 Black Tern and 1 Little Tern past. (P & H Taylor et al.)

Plain an Gwarry: 1 Red Kite over at 1030, also 1 singing Chiffchaff and 1 Hummingbird Hawkmoth. (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

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Sunday 20th September 2015

Longrock Pool: 1 Bittern. (A James – photos)

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Polly Joke: 2 Whinchat in scrub on the stream up from NT car park up on to the Kelsey’s, 6+ Blackcap, 2 Common Whitethroat, 3 Chiffchaff, Greenfinch flock 25+, Goldfinch flocks 10+ and 20+, 3 Goldcrest, 1 Grey Wagtail, 3 White Wagtail, 25+ Stonechat and 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker. (D Mays)

Devoran: 1 Spotted Redshank, 2 Sandwich Tern and 1 Peregrine. (D Eva)

Stithians Reservoir: 1 Osprey and 1 Common Sandpiper. (D Eva, D Chaney)

Colliford Lake: 1 Hobby,1 Whinchat, 2 Wheatear, 3+ White Wagtail in flock of c50 Pied Wagtail, 2 Common Buzzard, 2 Raven, 3 Kestrel, 2 Chiffchaff, 1 Goldcrest and 1 Dabchick. (L & T Hopkins)

Predannack Airfield: 2 Peregrine causing havoc in tandem, 36 Ringed Plover, 8 Dunlin, 1 Buff-breasted Sandpiper, 80+ Alba Wagtail (mostly yarrelli), 1 Yellow Wagtail, 60+ Meadow Pipit, 3 Wheatears and 3 Dartford Warbler. Please note this is a private military site with no general public access. (A Pay)

St Erth: 1 Barn Owl at 19:20. (MJ Spicer)

Penzance Prom: c30 Turnstone, c15 Ringed Plover, c5 Dunlin, 1 Little Egret, 1 Kingfisher, 2 Carrion Crow, 1 Lesser Black-backed Gull, 1 Great Black-backed Gull and 3 Black-headed Gull. (NR Phillips)

Kynance Cove: 1 Wryneck NW of White House by footpath near entrance to rough car park halfway down road to NT car park. Also 3 Whinchat and 1 Wheatear. (P&C Brewster)

Soapy Cove: 10 Whinchat, 1 Spotted Flycatcher and 2 Wheatear. (P&C Brewster)

Falmouth, Pendennis Point: 2 Mediterranean Gull. (J St Ledger – photo)

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Falmouth: Pendennis Castle Moat: 1 Whinchat, 2 Stonechat, 2 Buzzard, 1 Sparrowhawk, 1 Kestrel and 1 Peregrine. (J St Ledger – photos)

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Rinsey to Trewavas: 2 Chough, 2 Kestrel, 1 Yellow Wagtail, 3 Wheatear, 1 Rock Pipit, 1 Spotted Flycatcher, c40 Goldfinch and Linnets and Stonechats near pool on coastal path. (R Teague)

Wheal Jane: 12 Chifchaff, 2 Blackcap and 1 Clouded Yellow in area with no public access. (K Daziel)

Marazion Marsh RSPB: 1 Garganey still on Longrock Pool. (DK Parker, I Webster, P St Pierre)

Nanquidno: Short evening walk down valley produced 2 poss. 3 little egrets flying toward Sennen. Also 5 grey wagtail, 10+ robins. (L Hopkins)

Nanjizal: 134 birds ringed. 72 Blackcap, 5 Grasshopper Warbler, 3 Sedge Warbler, 4 Reed Warbler, 1 Whitethroat, 30 Chiffchaff, 3 Goldcrest, 2 Firecrest, 1 Cetti’s Warbler, 1 Willow Warbler and 1 Kingfisher. (KA Wilson)

Land’s End: 2 Chough. (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

Cot Valley: 50 Swallow. (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

Roscommon, Levant: 3 Whinchat. (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

Ryan’s Field: 2 Kingfisher, 2 Med Gull and 3 Bar-tailed Godwit. (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

St Levan: 3 Firecrest.

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Saturday 19th September 2015

Late News, 1/09, Stithians Reservoir: 1 Dunlin, 2 Little Egret and 3 Wigeon. (D Chaney)

Late News, 18/09, Falmouth: Imm. Herring Gull in Fish Strand Quay, with colour ring on it’s left leg W 062 (in white on a blue ring), the other leg was missing. (D Chaney)

Late News, 18/09, Pendeen Watch: 3 Sooty Shearwater, 28 Balearic Shearwater, 953 Manx Shearwater, 2 Med gull, 5 Arctic Skua, 1 Pom Skua, 2 Sandwich Tern and 2 Common Scoter between 08:00 & 13:40. (M Darlaston)

Windmill Farm: 2 Spotted Flycatchers, 2 Whinchat, 3 Wheatear, 1 Green Sandpiper, 1 Little Grebe and 1 Whitethroat. (D Wright – photos)

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Soapy Cove: 3 Whinchat and 1 Whitethroat. (D Wright)

Predannack: 50+ Ringed Plover, 6 Dunlin, 1 Turnstone, 1 Buff-breasted Sandpiper, 3 Whinchat  and 6 Wheatear. Please note this is a private military site with no general public access. (D Wright – photos)

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Sancreed: Female Dartford Warbler at Sancreed Beacon – the first seen by observer in Sancreed area in 21 years living there. Also 1 Med Gull, 4 Chiffchaff, 4 Whinchat, 3 Wheatear, 1 Spotted Flycatcher, 1 Tree Pipit and 8 Stock Dove. (DS Flumm – photos)

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Kenidjack: 3 Whitethroat, 1 Willow Warbler, 4 Chiffchaff, 1 Wheatear, 1 Whinchat, 2 Goldcrest & 4 Chough. (DS Flumm)

Land’s End: 2 Whinchat and 1 Willow Warbler. ( BR Field)

Nanquidno: 4 Firecrest. (BR Field – photos)

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Kynance: 1 Wryneck. (J Selby – photo)

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Godrevey: 23 Ringed Plover, 2 Dunlin, 1 Turnstone and 2 Dunlin at Red River mouth. (MJ Spicer)

Marazion Marsh RSPB:  4 Mute Swan, 1 Garganey, 7 Teal, 18 Mallard, 1 Cormorant, 1 Kingfisher, 2 Little Grebe, 6 Little Egret, 6 Grey Heron, 1 Peregrine, 26 Moorhen, 1 Green Woodpecker, 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker, 1 Wheatear, 3 Stonechat, 4 Bullfinch, 1 singing Chiffchaff, 1 singing Blackcap and 3+ Cetti’s Warbler. (DK Parker)

Hayle Estuary RSPB: 3 Garganey, 4 Knot, 2 Greenshank, 2 Black-tailed Godwit and 1 Bar-tailed Godwit. (DK Parker, S Lister)

Cot Valley: 1 Firecrest. (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

Pendeen Watch: 2 Balearic Shearwater SW past at 13:55, earlier 1 Little Egret past. (P & C Brewster)

Gannel Estuary: 2 Grey Plover and 1 Bar-tailed Godwit. (S Rowe)

Porth Joke: 4 Whinchat, 30 Siskin, 2 Whitethroat, 3 Blackcap and 4 Chiffchaff this afternoon. (S Rowe)

Falmouth: c15 Chiffchaff around the Coastguards, with Blue and Great Tits, 15 Goldfinch and 10 Greenfinch all on Pendennis, also 1 Whimbrel, with 2 Sandwich Tern off Castle Beach. (D Chaney)

Levant: 1 Wryneck still.

 

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Friday 18th September 2015

Late News, 16/9, Hayle Estuary RSPB: Photos of Wednesdays Grey Phalarope. (L Wright)

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Polgigga: 1 Lapland Bunting still on the track to Carn-les-Boel. (M Wallace) Also juv Red-backed Shrike still present.

Walmsley Sanctuary: 4 Green Sandpiper, 130+ Black-tailed Godwit, 15 Greenshank, 100+ Swallow and 5 Heron. (D Thomas – photo)

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Whitecross, Newquay: 12 Swallow, 3 Jay, 50+ House Sparrow and 1 Sparrowhawk. (D Thomas)

Falmouth, Pendennis Point: 1m Sparrowhawk. (J St Ledger – photo)

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Levant: c10 Swallow, few Linnet, 3 Wheatear, 1 Chiffchaff, 1 Willow Warbler, 1 Sparrowhawk, 2 Great Tit, Buzzards, Kestrels, 2 Raven, 2 Chough. (NR Philips)

Longrock Pool: 3 Garganey still. (DK Parker, P Fraser)

St Gothian Sands and Godrevy Head: 10+ Robins, 2 Blackbird, 1 Chiffchaff, 4 Magpie, 38+ GBB Gull (one with white Darvic ring L:AU4), 120+ Herring Gull, 250+ Canada Geese, 4 Mute Swan, 20+ Jackdaw, 7 Stonechat, 4 Moorhen, 18 LBB Gull, 5 Goldfinch, 4 Tufted Duck, 15 Greylags, 6 Black-headed Gull, 7 Mallard, 24 Linnet, 4 Little Grebe, 6 Wheatear, 1 Kestrel, 61 Oystercatchers, 18 Meadow Pipits, 1 Pied and 2 White Wagtails, 4 Turnstone, 1 Raven, 5 Rock Pipits, 3 Manx Shearwater (flew west), 1 Ringed Plover, 1 Dunlin and 1 Buzzard between 11:30 & 13:40. Also Dunnock, Wren, Shag and Cormorant present but no numbers recorded. (P Freestone)

Church Cove, Lizard: 1 Pied Flycatcher, 2 Spotted Flycatcher, 1 Willow Warbler, 2 Chiffchaff, 50+ Swallows and 2 House Martin. (JH & K Dalziel)

Penzance-Wolf Rock & return: 1 Sandwich Tern, 133 Gannet, 6 Manx Shearwater, 1 Balearic Shearwater, 4 Turnstone, 1 Mute Swan, 1 Minke Whale, 23 Common Dolphin, 1 Harbour Porpoise. (P & H Taylor)

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Thursday 17th September 2015

Late news 10/9, Cape Cornwall, Porth Ledden: 1 juv Red-backed Shrike. (C Robbins)

Windmill Farm:  8 Whinchat, 5 Wheatear, 10 Long-tailed Tit, 5 Bullfinch, 1 Spotted Flycatcher and 2 Kestrel. (S Russ) Also 1 Buff-breasted Sandpiper. (T Thirlaway)

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Nanquidno: 2 Spotted Flycatcher, 1 Sparrowhawk, 1 Firecrest and 2 Chough. (B Dodd, T Mills) Boscregan: 1 Wryneck. (N Wheatley) Land’s End Airport (beside road to Nanquidno): 5 Ringed Plover, 2 Wheatear, c20 Pied + White Wagtail and c30 Linnet. (B Dodd, T Mills)

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Gwithian (1040-1500hrs): 1 Sparrowhawk, 5 Great Tit, 20+ Robin, Dunnock and Wren (regular numbers), 16 Goldfinch, 12 Linnet, 10+ Woodpigeon, 3 Blue tit, 7 Swallow, 5 Stonechat, 2 Coot, 6 Tufted Duck, 4 Moorhen, 9 Wheatear, 10+ Meadow Pipit, 3 Little Grebe, 34 Great Black-backed Gull, 270+ Canada Geese (including hybrids), 15 Greylag Geese, 1 Reed Bunting, 1 Sand Martin, 10 Black-headed Gull, 160+ Herring Gull, 7 Lesser Black-backed Gull, 9 Mallard, 210 Starling, 4 Pied Wagtail, 1 Grey Wagtail, 1 Yellow Wagtail (flew south), 15 Sanderling and 6 Oystercatcher (beach), 1 Sandwich Tern, 30+ Shag, 1 Gannet, 2 Cormorant (offshore), 2 Raven, 1 Green Sandpiper (circled then flew SW), 20+ Carrion Crow, 40+ Jackdaw, 6 Rook, 8 Siskin (flew N), 8 Buzzard, 2 Blackbird, 6 Magpie, 3 Chaffinch, 15 Curlew, 4 Mute Swan, 1 Kestrel, 1 Whitethroat, 3 Blackcap (1 male), 2 Chiffchaff, 1 Goldcrest, 1 Garden Warbler (singing!), 1 Ringed Plover (flew SW), 1 Rock Pipit, 1 Dunlin (flew SW) and 1 Black-tailed Godwit (circled then was chased off by a Jackdaw and flew SW). (P Freestone)

Marazion: 8 Brent Geese on the beach briefly at 07:00. (A Pitchers) Also 30 Ringed Plover and 6 Mediterranean Gull. (B Field)

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Marazion Marsh RSPB:  4 Mute Swan, 3 Garganey, 2 Teal, 9 Mallard, 1 Kingfisher, 3 Little Grebe, 2 Little Egret, 6 Grey Heron, 22 Moorhen, 2 Stonechat and 1 Cetti’s Warbler. (DK Parker) Also 1 Whinchat. (B Field)

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Polgigga:  1 juv Red-backed Shrike still present in 2nd field on right along road to Porthgwarra. (DK Parker, B Field)

Trevear Farm, Sennen: 2 Ringed Plover, 5 1w Mediterranean Gull and 12+ White Wagtail. (DK Parker)

Hayle estuary RSPB: 8 pale-bellied Brent Geese at 08:45. (P St Pierre) Also 12 Black-tailed Godwit and 5 Mediterranean Gull (inc red plastic ring on Left Leg PHJ6 white on red). (DK Parker, B Dodd, B Field) Ryan’s Field: 2 Little Stint this morning. (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

Nanjizal: 1 Lapland Bunting to west of Faraway Cottage. (M Wallace)

Porthgwarra: 131 Balearic Shearwater and 1 Storm-petrel past. (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

Levant: Linnets arriving from off the sea. c 100 on the ground in several small flocks. 3 Wheatear, 3 Whinchat and 1 Willow Warbler.   Common Blue, several Speckled woods, Red Admiral. (NR Phillips)

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