Tuesday 13th October 2020

Late news, 12/10, Nanjizal: Unringed Radde’s Warbler, 4 Yellow-browed Warbler. Please keep to public rights of way. (K Wilson)

Late news, 12/10, Hayle Estuary RSPB: 1 Curlew Sandpiper, 1 Little Stint reported on Copperhouse. Also 7 Pink-footed Goose still on Lelant Saltings.

Late news, 12/10, Pendeen: Male Ring Ouzel briefly in fields below Pendeen. (P Clement)

Late news, 12/10, Kenidjack: Yellow-browed Warbler and Firecrest. (M Spicer)

Late news, 12/10, Trebehor: Yellow-browed Warbler and Firecrest between Trebehor and Bottoms, this evening. (L Thomson)

Late news, 12/10, Land’s End: Whinchat, 2 Snipe, 8 Redwing, 7 Swallow on Treve Common. (D Oakley-Martin)

Late news, 12/10, Porthgwarra: Willow Warbler, also Yellow-browed Warbler at Raftra pool. (M Ferris)

Late news, 12/10, Polgigga: 6 Golden Plover. (M Ferris)

Late news, 12/10, Land’s End: Imm Peregrine. (M Ferris)

Late news, 12/10, Sennen Cove: 6 Chough, also 5 Curlew and ad Yellow-legged Gull on Cowloe. (M Ferris)

Late news, 12/10, Penzance: Drake Eider roosting on rocks east of Jubilee Pool. (R Treeby)

St Levan: 1 Yellow-browed Warbler. (J Ryan) Also Red-throated Pipit reported at 03:25 east over the church.

Porthgwarra: Merlin (f) at Porth Loe. Short-eared Owl flushed, flew high southwards and attacked (unsuccessfully) by Peregrine. (P Chapman and L Hill) 5 Swallow flew west. (N Rogers)

Polgigga: Yellow-browed Warbler. (Birdguides)

Penberth: 3+ Yellow-browed Warbler, 8 Firecrest, 2 Chiffchaff. (N Rogers, J Ryan, R Archer, D Allan)

Porthcurno: 2 Yellow-browed Warbler and Firecrest. (J Ryan)

St Buryan: 1 Yellow-browed Warbler at Treverven. (J Ryan)

Pendeen: 1 Arctic Skua, 2 Great Skua, 1 Common Scoter, 5 Manx Shearwater, 4 Balearic Shearwater 07:30-09:30. (P Combridge) Also Sooty Shearwater. (A Ramesh)

Cape Cornwall: 1 Balearic Shearwater, 2 Great Skua, Merlin 08:45-10:45. (N Wheatley)

Cot Valley: Firecrest & Swallow. (D Helliar) 1 Yellow-browed Warbler. (Birdguides) 3 Firecrest (M Ferris)

Kenidjack: Yellow-browed Warbler, Crossbill, Peregrine Falcon. (M Ferris)

Sancreed: 13 Swallow, 500 Woodpigeon, 2 Chiffchaff. (D Flumm)

Sennen: 1 Snipe at Trevorrian. 2 Chough, 8 Mediterranean Gull, 8 Curlewin Sennen Cove. (M Ferris)

Porth En Alls: 1 Firecrest feeding in shrubs arching over the track to east of the car park. Around 1630h today. (I Tidmarsh)

Prussia Cove: Firecrest feeding in shrubs arching over the track to Porth En Alls, east of the car park. (I Tidmarsh)

Godolphin: 2 (m + f) Blackcap together feeding on hawthorn berries, 5 Swallow swooping over duckpond, flock of 20+ Redwing over farm to the North. (J Evans)

Trengwainton: Firecrest reported behind the benches at The Terrace in Trengwainton Garden.

Hayle Estuary RSPB: Little Stint, Curlew Sandpiper, 15 Dunlin, 3 Bar-tailed Godwit, 2 Yellow Legged Gull and Turnstone at Copperhouse Creek. (T Humpage) 6 Pink-footed Goose, 1st winter Yellow-legged Gull,Grey Phalarope on Copperhouse Creek opposite the library. (Birdguides)

Hawkers Cove / Stepper Point: 3 Kestrel, 1 f Peregrine Falcon, 13 Mediterranean Gull, 1 Razorbill, 1 Song Thrush, 17 Skylark, 41 Meadow Pipit, 2 Coal Tit, 2 hovering Buzzard. (S Grose)

Wadebridge, Treraven Meadows: 2 Great White Egret (then onto the river behind rugby pitch), 1 Green Sandpiper, 1 Lapwing, 50+ Redwing, 1 Marsh Tit, 8 Goldcrest, 16 Long-tailed Tit. (S Grose) 1 Green Sandpiper, 2 Lapwing, 1 Marsh Tit. (L Payne)

Chaple Amble: Great Egret. (Birdguides)

Camel Estuary: adult Kittiwake at Halwyn. (P Harris) 6 Cattle Egret. (Birdguides)

Davidstow Airfield: 1 Dunlin. (C Selway)

Upper Tamar Lake:12 Meadow Pipit, 2 Stonechat (1m 1f), 2 Cormorant, 2 Coot, 5 Canada Geese, 6 Great Crested Grebe, 2 Reed Bunting (1m 1f), 2 Robin, 2 Dunnock. (R Mudge)

Lower Tamar Lake: 6 Great Crested Grebe, 1 Grey Heron, 2 Coot, 25 Mallard, 2 Coal Tit. (R Mudge)

Caerthillian to Surfers carpark: 1 Yellow-browed Warbler & 1 male Blackcap with tit flock, 1 Song Thrush, 1 Kestrel, 1 Buzzard, 4 Chough over, several Blackbird, Dunnock, Robin & Stonechat in the valley. (J Jones)

Yellow-browed Warbler – Joe Jones


Penryn: Yellow-browed Warbler in Tremough Campus walled garden. (F Bell)

Devoran:  2 Grey Plover,1 Spotted Redshank, 10 Pale-bellied Brent Geese, 1 Firecrest, 1 Chiffchaff. (P Aley)

East Portholland: 20 Swallow over the beach flying around the coastline southwards between showers at 12:40, also 1 Kestrel hunting on cliffs. (E Inzani)

Dodman Point: 1 Yellow-browed Warbler, 2 Firecrest. (P Aley)

Downderry: Moving west, 0745-0855, were a Common Scoter, 71 Gannet, 3 Arctic Skua, 198 Kittiwake, 1 Common Gull, 14 Mediterranean Gull and 32 Auk sp. (A Payne)

Rame Head to Penlee Nature Reserve:1 imm f. Merlin, 80 Meadow Pipit, 15 “alba” wagtail , 15 Swallow , 15 House Martin,1 Blackcap , 6 Chiffchaff, 2 Siskin , 1 Yellow-browed Warbler ranging between Church & Penmillard.(K Pellow) Yellow-browed Warbler calling well at entrance to Penmillard Farm mid morning, 8 Swallow moving east, 1 female Blackcap,4 Chiffchaff. (R Smaldon)

Penlee Nature Reserve: 2 Blackcap , 6 Chiffchaff , 8 Goldcrest , 2 Firecreat. (K Pellow)









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