Monday 4th of October 2021

Nanjizal: Rustic Bunting, Red-breasted Flycatcher and 35 Jay through the valley. (Please keep to public rights of way). (K Wilson)

Porthgwarra: Red-breasted Flycatcher in 60ft cover. (M Wallace)

Stithians Reservoir: 1 Spotted Redshank, 2 Pink-footed Goose. (Pink-feet were flushed by a Buzzard at 14.15pm approx. also putting up the Gulls. The 2 Geese were then seen flying across the Southern Cut Off heading S. and did not seem to return). Also Fox in back of cut off carrying what looked like a Teal. (S Taylor)

Gunwalloe, Church Cove Golf course: 12 Chough this afternoon. (K Robinson)

Cot Valley Pond: 1 Grey Phalarope this morning. (N Wheatley et al)

Grey Phalarope – Mashuq Ahmad

Grey Phalarope – Mashuq Ahmad

Grey Phalarope – Mike Spicer

Grey Phalarope – Mashuq Ahmad

Grey Phalarope – Mashuq Ahmad

Grey Phalarope – Dave Flumm


Marazion Marsh RSPB:
1 Spoonbill in flight over marsh, 1 Grey Heron 10.23am. Marazion Beach: 1 Oystercatcher, 1 Curlew 10.15am. Longrock Pool: 1 Grey Heron, 1 Little Grebe 10.40am. (M Webb)Pendeen: (07:30-10:00) 7 Balearic Shearwater, 4 Manx Shearwater, 3 Great Skua, 4 Kittiwake, 300+ auks, 1 Little Egret. (P Chapman and L Hill)

Spoonbill – Martin Webb

Oystercatcher – Martin Webb

Grey Heron – Martin Webb

Drift Reservoir: Tufted Duck, Greenshank, Green Sandpiper. (D Flumm)

Ryan’s Field, Hayle: 93 Curlew, 10 Bar -tailed Godwit, 1 Black-tailed Godwit and 1 Kingfisher. (B & R Burgess)

Hayle Estuary: 58 Teal, 60+ Wigeon, 16+ Redshank, 2 Grey Plover, 9 Greenshank, 22 Oystercatcher, 2 Bar-tailed Godwit 1 Black-tailed Godwit, 7 Little Egret, 3 Grey Heron, 8 Sandwich Tern. (B & R Burgess)

Godrevy: 5 Swallow, 1 Northern Wheatear, 37 Turnstone, 1 Purple Sandpiper, 2 unringed Chough. (K Dalziel and J Hawkey)

Devoran Quay: 1 Osprey, 1 Spotted Redshank, 1 Whimbrel, 1 Sparrowhawk. (J St Ledger) In addition, 88 Curlew, 46 Redshank, 17 Oystercatcher, 7 Black-tailed Godwit, 3 Bar-tailed Godwit, 3 Little Egret, 2 Raven, 2 Cormorant. (A Nicholson)

Golant, Fowey Estuary: 1 Osprey eating a fish. (R Kirkwood)

Osprey – Rupert Kirkwood

Spit Beach, Par: 4 Curlew 12 Eider, close inshore at harbour end (R Hampshire)

Wadebridge, Guineaport: 1m Mandarin, 2 Common Sandpiper, 1 Little Grebe, 1 Kingfisher. (S Grose)

Siblyback Lake: 2 Garganey, 23 Teal, 4 Ringed Plover, 3 Wheatear, 4+ Swallow (P Kemp)

Downderry: moving west, 0730-0900, were 1200+ Gannet, 2 Balearic Shearwater, an Arctic Skua, at least 90 Kittiwake, 7 Mediterranean Gull and 2 Swallow. (A Payne)

Kingsmill Lake: 26 Dunlin, 37 Black-tailed Godwit, 2 Bar-tailed Godwit, 59 Redshank, 30 Greenshank, 1 Lapwing, 84 Curlew, 13 Teal, 3 Wigeon, 31 Mallard, 2 Mediterranean Gull & c.240 Black-headed Gull. Also, c.40 Wood Pigeon moving south (P Kemp)

Late submission, 03/10, Carnsew Pool: 1 Immature Great Crested Grebe, 2 Little Grebe, 3 Cormorant, 5 Swallow, 2 Stonechat, 2 Grey Plover, 15 Dunlin, 6 Curlew, 9 Oystercatcher, 3 Little Egret and 3 Robin. (S & D Thomas)

Late submission, 03/10, St Ives: 12 Turnstone, 16 Sandwich Tern, 18 Gannet, 16 Starling, 12 House Martin over Bus station and 3 Grey Seal in Harbour. (S & D Thomas)

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