Sunday 22nd August 2021

Sunday 22nd August 2021

Treleaver, Near Coverack: 1 Rufous Bush Chat. (D Wright et al)

There is no public parking near the bird’s location and we advise that all visitors park at Coverack in the pay and display facilities. Please do not park in any fields, gateways or driveways whilst in the area and under no circumstances enter private gardens or other private areas. Could all visitors also ensure that they stay on the appropriate public footpaths and only public rights of way whilst in the locality.

Rufous Bush Chat – Peter Roseveare

Rufous Bush Chat – Josh Howells

Rufous Bush Chat – Dave Flumm


Rufous Bush Chat – Ruben Veal

Rufous Bush Chat – Dougy Wright

Rufous Bush Chat – Linton Proctor


Pendeen: (06.00-11.00) 1 Glossy Ibis flew west past at 07.43. 13 Whimbrel, 21 Sandwich Tern, 9 Great Skua, 7 Arctic Skua, 9 “Commic Tern”, 10 Balearic Shearwater, 12 Sooty Shearwater, 2 Turnstone  (S Rogers et al)

Nanjizal Valley: 1 Melodious Warbler, 2 Willow Warbler, 4 Chiffchaff, 1 Grasshopper Warbler, 1 Reed Warbler (+ UK control), 3 Whitethroat, 3 Sedge Warbler, 5 Blackcap and a Spotted Flycatcher trapped and ringed on a private ringing site. Also, 1 Pied Flycatcher, Yellow Wagtail, 8 Swift, c.50 House Martin, Green Sandpiper, Mediterranean  Gull. (P Roseveare, J Overfield, R Veal, J Howells, E Turnbull)

Melodious Warbler – Pete Roseveare

Pied Flycatcher – Josh Howells

Kynance: 1 Melodious Warbler, 1 Wheatear. (D Collins)

Kenidjack: 1 Pied Flycatcher (in Sycamore by horse paddocks to east of sewage treatment plant) (N R Rogers)

Polgigga: 10 Swift, 30 House Martin, Spotted Flycatcher. (D Flumm)

Sancreed: Osprey west over village 1355-1400. (D Flumm)

Osprey – Dave Flumm

Porthgwarra: 2 Whimbrel, 10 Whitethroat. (D Flumm)

Gwennap Head: 1 Wood Sandpiper over at 09.20am. (M Wallace)

Porth Chapel: 2 Chough, 3 Kestrel, Wheatear. (N Sluman)

Tresemple Pool: 24 Dunlin, 7 Black-tailed Godwit, 42 Redshank, 1 Kingfisher. (D Eva) Also reported, 7 Black-tailed Godwit, 38 Redshank, 19 Dunlin, 2 Kingfisher, 3 Greenshank, 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker. (S Grose)

Truro River: 78 Redshank, 2 Common Sandpiper, 26 Curlew, 5 Oystercatcher,1 Grey Heron, 2 Little Egret. (S Grose)

Penmount crematorium area: 2 Yellowhammer on overhead wires. (S Grose)

Mitchell: 1 Green Woodpecker, 276 Herring Gull, 1 Lesser Black backed Gull resting in ploughed field. (S Grose)

Nanpean: 78 Lesser black Backed Gull, 4 Green Sandpiper, 11 Teal, 4 Tufted Duck, 2 Grey Heron. (B Bosisto)

East Pentire, Newquay: (07:45-09:00) 5 Balearic Shearwater, 7 Whimbrel. (S Rowe)

Northgate Mouth, Bude: 2 Chough. (M Worden)

Erth, River Lynher: 1f Marsh Harrier hunting over marsh. (A Blonden)

Torpoint: 23 Ringed Plover, 1 Turnstone, 12 Sandwich Tern, 23 Mediterranean Gull, 10 Grey Heron, 9 Little Egret, 4 Redshank, 6 Dunlin. (L Birtwistle)

Sandwich Tern – Deena Sharp

Millpool (private garden): 2 Chiffchaff looking for insects on tall stems of Verbena bonariensis. (M Claughton)