Tuesday 28th September 2021

Newlyn, Sandy Cove, 09.00 – 14,00: 1 Grey Phalarope, 1 Balearic Shearwater, 3 juv Little Gulls, 2 Arctic Skua, 1 Common Scoter, 30+ Sandwich Tern, many Kittiwakes. (L Proctor)

Stithians Res: Pectoral Sandpiper still in SE corner this morning. (RBA).  Also, 1 Ruff, Ringed Plover, Snipe, Curlew and large numbers of meadow pipits. Pectoral Sandpiper at the North end outside the Boat Club. (B Rousseau).

Walmsley sanctuary: 1 Marsh harrier, 26 Cattle Egrets, Swan pair with 5 cygnets plus 1 new cygnet possibly from pair at Chapel Amble, 3 Roe deer. (A Langdon).  Also, 1 Great White Egret (over at 09.20 heading towards Chapel Amble), 28 Cattle Egret, 1 Little Egret, 1 Marsh Harrier, 9 Curlew, 6 Snipe, 3 Gadwall, 5 Shoveler. Also numbers of Teal, Wigeon, House Martin and Swallow. (J St Ledger)

Marsh Harrier – Adrian Langdon

Cattle Egrets – Adrian Langdon

Cattle Egret – John St Ledger

Marsh Harrier – John St Ledger

Chapel Amble: Report of Glossy Ibis still present. (per A Langdon)

Marazion marsh: Spoonbill still am. Flew from scrape to Cheshire Homes marsh at 4pm. (L Proctor)

Spoonbill – Linton Proctor

Falmouth, Pennance Point: 9 Balearic Shearwater between 11.11 and 13.14.

Perranporth, Droskyn Pt: 1 Balearic Shearwater, 3 Common Scoter, 20 auk sp and 2 Chough. (T Wilson)

East Pentire: 2 Balearic Shearwater, 1 Great Skua late pm. (S Rowe)

Pendeen (07.30 – 13.00): 6+ Balearic Shearwater, 12+ Sooty Shearwater, 20 Manx Shearwater, 12 Great Skua and 3000 Gannets feeding offshore. (R Wilkins, G Lawlor, P Combridge)

Levant Mine: 2 Sooty Shearwater, 16 Manx Shearwater, 2 Arctic Skua, 1 Great Skua, 750 Gannet. (P Fraser)

Hayle Estuary: 15 Bar-tailed Godwit, 1 Black-tailed Godwit, 2 Ruff, 2 Curlew Sandpiper, 8 Dunlin, 2 Greenshank, 60 Sandwich Tern, 1 adult Common Tern. (P Fraser).

Gannel Estuary: 2 Greenshank, 2 Dunlin, 5 Bar-tailed Godwit, 1 Oystercatcher, 48 Curlew. (M Lammas, S Rowe)

Whipsiderry: 1 f Peregrine Falcon with prey, 1 Kestrel, 45 Meadow Pipit, 4 Skylark, 66 Oystercatcher below on zachys islands. (S Grose)

Porth Res. 5 Tawny Owls this evening. (S Grose)

Late Submission, 27/9, St Agnes: 4 Chough at Trevellas. (T Wilson)

Late Submission, 27/9, Veryan, Tregenna: 1 Northern Wheatear. (P Herring)

Late Submission, 24/9, Park Head: 25 Chough and 2 Whinchats. (M Bennett)

Choughs – Martin Bennett

TJW

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