Monday 20th September 2021

Monday 20th September 2021

Gunwallow Cove: Semi-palmated Sandpiper reported this evening at 5 30pm. (R Francis)

Sancreed: juvenile Red-backed Shrike still present today. (S Windle)

Red-backed Shrike – Stevan Windle

Red-backed Shrike – Stevan Windle

Sennen: 1 juvenile Rosy Starling this morning. (D Unsworth)

Rosy Starling – Nigel Rogers

Nanjizal: 247 ringed on private site (please stick to footpaths only). Migrants included, 1 Nightingale, 195 Blackcap, 8 Sedge Warbler, 17 Chiffchaff, 2 Willow Warbler, 1 Grasshopper Warbler, 2 Whitethroat, 2 Garden Warbler, 4 Reed Warbler and 2 Goldcrest. (K Wilson)

Loe Pool: Osprey still. Also, 1 Kingfisher, 5 Cormorant, 1 Great Crested Grebe with a juvenile, several Long-tailed Tits. (S Chandler, P Oldcorn)

Predannack: 1 Wryneck, 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker, 2 Kestrel. (K Dalziel & J Hawkey)

St. Buryan: 1 Spotted Flycatcher (N R Rogers)

Spotted Flycatcher – Nigel Rogers

Kenidjack: Whitethroat, Wheatear, 30+ Swallow. (A Lobb)

Drift Reservoir: 2 Kingfisher and 1 Peregrine in the north western corner today. (R Chiffers)

Peregrine Falcon = Robin Chiffers

Penzance, high tide roost: 10 Sanderling, 4 Dunlin and 3 Ringed Plover at Battery Rocks; 8 Ringed Plover on south side of Jubilee Pool. (T Mills)

Buttermilk Hill, St Ives: 2 Wheatear, 50 + Meadow Pipit, 20+ Stonechat and 7 Raven. (A Lobb)

Carnsew Pool: 2 Grey Plover. (S Murnan)

Grey Plover – Steve Murnan

Tresillian to Tresemple Pool: 79 Redshank, 42 Dunlin, 15 Greenshank, 6 Black-tailed Godwit, 5 Curlew, 1 Common Sandpiper. (A Nicholson)

Gannel Estuary: 7 Bar-tailed Godwit, 7 Dunlin, 1 Redshank. (B Bosisto) In addition 50+ Curlew. (M Lammas)

Foxhole: drake Ring-necked Duck, 2 Tufted Duck, 2 Teal. (L Bosisto) In addition, 5 Yellow-legged Gull ( 1x 1st winter, 1 x near adult ; a new bird with dusky head markings & sub terminal bill markings) 3x adult), 220 Lesser Black Backed Gull, 23 Black-headed Gull, 1 Green Sandpiper this evening. (B Bosisto)

Downderry: (0730-0830), heading west a Common Scoter, 170 Gannet, an Arctic Skua and a Mediterranean Gull. Also a Whimbrel. (A Payne)

Millpool (private garden): 1 Green Woodpecker and 2 Raven. Also a very worn Silver Washed Fritillary and a Hummingbird Hawkmoth. (M Claughton)

Kingsmill Lake: 64 Dunlin, 89 Redshank, 36 Greenshank, 77 Curlew, 2 Bar-tailed Godwit, 28 Black-tailed Godwit, 4 Ringed Plover, 10 Little Egret & 3 Sandwich Tern (P Kemp)

Tamar Estuary: 3 Osprey late afternoon. (B Craven)

Late submission, 18/09, Polwheveral Creek: Mute Swan pair with 7 juveniles. (D Collins)

Late submission, 18/09, Constantine: 100 Goldfinch in meadow with abundant Black Knapweed. (D Collins)

Late submission, 19/09, Bude, Maer Lake: 17 Black-tailed Godwit, 3 Lapwing, c.115 Teal, 1 Sparrowhawk. (A Nicholson)

Late submission, 19/09, Gunwalloe Church Cove: 1 Sanderling and 1 Turnstone in the evening. (G Motley)

Late submission, 19/09, Pooley’s Bridge, Camel Trail: 1 Kingfisher. (T Nightingale)