Tuesday 14th September 2021

Foxhole: 1 Glossy Ibis, 1 Ring-necked Duck, 248 Lesser Black Backed Gull, 5 Yellow-legged Gull, 1 Common Sandpiper, 1 Green Sandpiper, 32 Teal, 7 Tufted Duck, 1 Wryneck, 7 Chiffchaff. (B Bosisto)

Lizard: 1 Ortolan Bunting, seen to fly from Housel Bay to Lizard village. (M Pass). Also, Ortolan Bunting (possibly same) at Chapel Lane. (I Maclean)

Sancreed: 1 juv Red-backed Shrike for 4th day (although not seen yesterday in poor weather), 1 Wheatear, 12 White Wagtail, 1 Whitethroat, 50 Swallow. (D Flumm)

Red-backed Shrike – Dave Flumm

Porthgwarra: 1 Dotterel over Trevean 9:35 and Gwennap Head 9:40. (R Veal, M Wallace). 1 Spotted Redshank over 0830. (M Wallace). 2 Wryneck; 1 at Coastguard Cottages another at stonewall. (R Veal, S Rogers). Also 1 Hobby, 1 Pied Flycatcher, 2 Spotted Flycatcher, 3 Whinchat, 1 Firecrest, 7 Yellow Wagtail, 8 Tree Pipit, 1 Sedge Warbler, 5 Willow Warbler, 3 Whitethroat, 10 Wheatear, 2 Ringed Plover, 9 Golden Plover. (R Veal)

Chapel Porth, 7.30am:Wryneck seen from the road where the bench is a little way down the hill, in the ruins and gorse. (V Skilton)

St Agnes Head: 1 Spotted Flycatcher, 6 Whinchat, 7 Whitethroat, 14 Wheatear. (D Curtis)

Lizard, Caerthillian: 2 Wryneck, 1 Nightingale, 7 Whinchat, 4 Tree Pipit, 5 White Wagtail, 1 Reed Warbler, 1 Garden Warbler, 16 Golden Plover (over), 1 Snipe. (I Maclean). Also, pm, 14 Whinchats; 12 Stonechats; 1 juv Sedge Warbler; 1 Spotted Flycatcher; 5 Whitethroats; 1 Kestrel,  70+ Swallows gathered together on wires; 1 House Martin. (JH & K Dalziel)

Lizard, Kynance Road: 1 Redstart, 4 Tree Pipit, 2 Yellow Wagtail (M Pass)

Lizard, Lloyds Lane/Lifeboat Stn: 1 Hobby, 2 Whinchat (M Pass)

Stithians Reservoir: 2 Wood Sandpiper, 3 Spotted Redshank, 1 Little Stint, 2 Ruff, 2 Dunlin, 4 Green Sandpiper, 3 Common Sandpiper, 1 Greenshank, 14 Snipe, 4 Lapwing, 1 Golden Plover, 1 Curlew, 7 Wheatear, 3 Wigeon, 10 Teal, 2 Little Egret, 1 Grey Heron, 1 Kingfisher, 5 Swallow. (S Van Hear, J St Ledger, S Ford, M Langman)

Golden Plover – Steve Ford

Golden Plover & Ruff – John St Ledger

Wood Sandpiper – John St Ledger

Devoran Quay, 09:00-11:00: 1 juv Osprey, 1 juv Curlew Sandpiper, 3 Bar-tailed Godwits, 1 Whimbrel, c20 Black-tailed Godwits, 1 Common Sandpiper, many Dunlin, Ringed Plover, Curlew and Redshanks, 5 Little Egret. (J Chapman)

Point Quay: 2 Osprey late morning.  One perching, then flew and joined by another before disappearing over trees.  One later returned to original roost. (R Smith)

Pendeen: 8 Balearic Shearwaters, 6 Common Scoter, 10 Sandwich Terns, 20 ‘Commic’ Terns, 10 Razorbills all west. (S Lister)

Polbathic Creek: 1 Hobby and 1 Spotted Redshank. (A Blonden)

Cadgwith: 2 Firecrest. (S Croft)

Godrevy: 6 Wheatear, 2 Chough, 20 Linnet. (B Toms)

Botallack: 2 Whinchat, 11 Stonechat, 2 Wheatear, Whitethroat. (D Flumm)

Kenidjack: 3 Pied Flycatcher, Spotted Flycatcher, 3 Blackcap, 6 Willow Warbler, 30 Chiffchaff, Sedge Warbler, Reed Warbler, Whitethroat, Whinchat, 5 Wheatear, 13 Stonechat, Coal Tit, Bullfinch. (D Flumm, P Fraser)

Trevilley Farm: 4 Willow Warbler, 3 Chiffchaff, 15 Yellow Wagtail. (P Fraser)

Helford River at Polwheveral: 1 Cattle Egret plus circa 8 Little Egrets, 6 Greenshanks and 8 Redshanks. (T Pinfield)

Mabe Church (overlooking Argal reservoir): 1 Hobby harrying Swallows. (G Adams)

Rame Peninsula: 3 Spotted Flycatchers at Penlee NR, 3 Whinchats viewed from Military Road just west of Penlee Carpark, 2 Pied Flycatchers around Rame Church, 2 Wheatears near Coastguard Station. (G Blinch). Also, Rame Church / Rame Barton / Penmillard: 7 Chiffchaff, 3 Willow Warbler, Blackcap, 3 Whitethroat, 3 Pied Flycatcher, 2 Spotted Flycatcher.  Rame Head 5 Chiffchaff , 5 Willow Warbler, 2 Wheatear, 200 Swallow, 100 House Martin, 2 Sand Martin. (K Pellow)

Crowdy: 1 Pied Flycatcher, 6+ Spotted Flycatchers (this evening) 1+ Green Sandpiper, 1 Common Sandpiper, 25 Tufted Duck, 3 Little Grebe, 4 Teal. (B Craven)

Hayle: 1 Curlew Sandpiper, 5 Little Stint. (M Ahmad)

Curlew Sandpiper – Mashuq Ahmad

St Gothian Sands: Black-necked Grebe, 7 Wheatear, Sedge Warbler, Dunlin. (M Ahmad)

Drift Res: Greenshank and Green Sandpiper. (M Ahmad)

Penzance: 10+ Ivy Bees at boating lake. (M Ahmad)

Ivy Bee – Mashuq Ahmad

Walmsley Reserve: 1 Kingfisher, 1 Snipe, 2 Wheatear, 7 Mute Swans, 3 Shoveler, c20 Mallard, 6 Teal, 1 Marsh Harrier, c150 Canada Geese, 2 Heron, 2 Buzzard, 2 Wigeon, 6 Moorhen, 4 Pied Wagtail, 4 Crow, 2 Magpie, 2 Blue tit, 4 Green Sandpiper, 4 Wood Pigeon, 1 Little Grebe, 6 Swallows, 3 Jackdaw, 4 Gadwall. (J Goodair)

 

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