Tuesday, 17th August 2021

Nanjizal: 1 American Golden Plover flew over. (K Wilson)

Pendeen: (06.00 – 12.30) 17 Sooty Shearwater, 10 Balearic Shearwater, 11 Arctic Skua, 1 Bonxie, 7 Sandwich Tern, 1 Black Tern, 1 Arctic Tern, 2 Common Tern, 5 ‘commic’ tern (distant), 35 Whimbrel, 2 Turnstone. (S Rogers, P Clement, G Taylor, I Prentice, G Lawlor et al)

Pendeen: 4 Roseate Terns reported flying west at 9.05am. (RBA)

Stithians Res: 1 Spotted Redshank, 2 Greenshank, 2 Green Sandpiper, 2 Common Sandpiper, 2 Lapwing, 1 Dunlin, 1 Gadwall, 1 Shoveler, 2 Wheatear. (D Eva)

Spotted Redshank – John St Ledger

Par Beach: 8 Mediterranean Gull, 2 Sandwich Tern, 1 Dunlin, 5 Ringed Plover, 1 Curlew, 1 Sanderling, 4 Turnstone. (B Bosisto)

Gannel Estuary: 19 Ringed Plover, 6 Dunlin. (S Rowe)

Gwithian: 1 Peregrine and 1 m Sparrowhawk over. (T Mills)

Rosenannon Downs: 1-3pm 1 Sparrowhawk, 1 Meadow Pipit, 1 Skylark, 2 Pied Wagtail, 12 Crow, 1 Gatekeeper, 6 Grayling. (J Goodair)

Padstow, Gun Point: 1 m Grey Partridge. (S Grose)

Padstow, Tregirls Beach: 4 Sanderling, 1 Sandwich Tern. (S Grose)

Porthilly Point: 3 Sandwich Tern all with metal ring on right leg. (S Grose)

Marazion, Rosehill: c.10 Swifts with Swallows late afternoon. (P Fraser)

Nanpean: 4 Tufted Duck, 34 Lesser Black Backed Gull. (B Bosisto)

Cape Cornwall (11:30 – 15:00): 8 unringed Chough, 1 Wheatear, large numbers of Linnet, 2 Oystercatcher, low numbers of Manx Shearwater mostly N – S.  (M Brooks & J Piper)

Ryans Field (16:30 – 17:00): 2 Whimbrel, 2 Curlew, 1 Common Sandpiper.  (M Brooks & J Piper)

Millpool (private garden): Large White female on buddleia, Sloe Bug/Hairy Shieldbug (Dolycoris baccarum). (M Claughton)

 

Late submission, 16.8.21 Par pools and beach: c200 Canada Geese, 2 Mediterranean Gull, c100 Black-headed Gull, 3 Magpie, 12 Jackdaw, c80 Mallard, 10 Cormorant, 12 Herring Gull, 2 Robin (juveniles), 6 Wood Pigeon, 7 Mute Swan, 2 Moorhen, 1 Goldfinch, 1 Grey heron. ( J. Goodair)

Mediterranean Gulls, Jasmina Goodair

Mediterranean Gull, Jasmina Goodair

Late submission, 16.8.21 Lostwithiel River area: 1 Buzzard, 16 Mallard, 1 Moorhen, 2 Herring Gull, 3 Pigeon, c100 Carrion Crow, 1 Robin, 1 Little Egret, 1 Grey Wagtail, 3 Swallow, 1 Pheasant, 1 Little Grebe, 6 Long-tailed Tit. (J.Goodair)

Late submission, 16.8.21, Temple: 2 Red Kite over A30 near Temple turn off at 18:30 flying south. (N Bastin)

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