Sunday 26th October 2014

Late news 25/10 Maer Lake: 100+ Golden Plover. (M Marval)

Kenidjack Valley: 1 Radde’s Warbler plus 2 Chiffchaff, 1 Siberian Chiffchaff and 300+ Skylark over. (A Lewis et al. Photos – B Field) Also 2 Chough, 1 Buzzard and 1 Kestrel. (A Hartley)

Radde's Warbler-2-2 Radde's Warbler-3-2 Radde's Warbler-4

Maer Lake: 5 Whooper Swan (2 ads, 3 young). (M Marval)

Kennack Sands/Gwendreath: 10+ Firecrest. (S Bury – photo, D Wright)

SONY DSCNanquidno: 2 Red-breasted Flycatcher plus 1 Yellow-browed Warbler heard. (A Hartley et al.)

Hayle Estuary RSPB: 1 Lesser Yellowlegs still on Copperhouse Creek.

Marazion Marsh RSPB Reserve: 4 Mute Swan plus 2 young, 3 Teal, 16 Mallard, 2 Cormorant, 4 Little Grebe, 3 Grey Heron, 3 Little Egret, 1 Snipe, 1 Kingfisher, c2,000 Starling, 3 Stonechat and 1 Cetti’s Warbler. (DK Parker) Bittern reported again.

Davidstow Airfield: 1 juv American Golden Plover still. (D Mays – video)

Drift Reservoir (members only): 1 imm Ring-necked Duck still.

Porthgwarra: 2 Sooty Shearwater and 1 Great Northern Diver past, 1 Dartford Warbler, 70 Golden Plover and 1 Firecrest plus 1 Black Redstart at Porth Loe and 1 Hooded Crow at Roskestal Farm. (B Field et al) Yellow-browed Warbler still around the toilet block.

Crowdy Reservoir: 1 fem Pintail, 150+ Golden Plover, 2 Pied Wagtail, 1 Grey Wagtail, 6 Coal Tit, 4 Goldcrest, 30 Meadow Pipit, 3 Cormorant and 3 Great Crested Grebe. (D Mays)

Treraven Meadow: 20 Teal, 10+ Mediterranean Gull, 10 Meadow Pipit, 3 Little Egret, 2 Grey Heron, 4 Curlew and a few Goldcrest. (D Mays)

St Ives: 300+ Redwing plus a few Fieldfare and Skylarks over Consols early morning. (S Turner) Also 2 Purple Sandpipers with Turnstones on The Island and a Yellow-browed Warbler between Porthminster and Hain Walk. (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)

Kingsmill Lake: 2 Spotted Redshank, 31 Greenshank, 25  Black-tailed Godwit and 1  Bar-tailed Godwit. (M Beer)

Bodmin Moor: 750+ Golden Plover over west of Bastreet, plus several Redwing. (B Craven)

Penberth: 2 Yellow-browed Warbler and 1 Firecrest.

Lamorna: 3 Firecrests above the hotel.

St Levan: A flyover Little Bunting near the church.

Land’s End: 1 Yellow-browed Warbler and 2 Firecrest south of east end of the car park.

MJS & DKP