Monday 19th August 2019

Bude: Sabine’s Gull reported flying north past Northcott Mouth at 08:30.

Illogan: Ring-necked Parakeet in cemetery 08.20. (J Baker) Again at c10:00. (D Chadwick)

East Pentire, Newquay: 12000 Manx Shearwater, 1 Great Skua, 1 Whimbrel, 4 Dunlin, 4 Ringed Plover, 32 Kittiwake, 1 Sandwich Tern, 1 Arctic Tern & 1 Guillemot between 07:15 and 09:15. Also 17 Whimbrel, 2 Sandwich Tern late afternoon. (S Rowe)

Gannel Estuary: 1 Greenshank, 4 Whimbrel. (S Rowe)

Stithians Reservoir: 1 Green Sandpiper, 3 Lapwing, 1 Snipe, 20 Curlew, 1 Marsh Tit. (D Eva)

Pendeen (06:00-15:30): 242 Whimbrel, 6 Knot, 23 Sanderling, 4 Dunlin, 1 Common Sandpiper, 3 Common Tern, 5 Arctic Tern, 3 ‘Commic’ Tern, 45 Sandwich Tern, 1 Balearic Shearwater, 13 Sooty Shearwater, 3 Great Skua, 3 Arctic Skua, 1 Common Scoter, 2 Chough, c60 Meadow Pipit West. (R Veal, R Wilkins, P Clement, P Brewster, P Combridge)

St Mawgan: Osprey by perimeter fence but flew off at 14:05.

Drift Reservoir (members only): 1 Black-tailed Godwit, 3 Common Sandpiper, 4 Great Crested Grebe, 3 Little Grebe, 4 Grey Heron, 2 Little Egret, 1 Green Sandpiper and 1 Greenshank and far end of NW arm, also 1 Kingfisher and many fresh Painted Lady and Small Tortoiseshell butterflies. (R Chiffers, T Mills)

Black-tailed Godwit – Robin Chiffers

Black-tailed Godwit – Robin Chiffers

Botallack: 1 Chough and 2+ Kestrel around Crowns mines. (R Chiffers)

Kestrel – Robin Chiffers

Chough- Robin Chiffers

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