Thursday 3rd October 2013

Thursday 3rd October 2013

Late news 02/10, Trevail Valley: 1 Hen Harrier, ringtail and 5 Blackcap. (V Stratton)
Late news 02/10, Drift Reservoir (members only): 1 Osprey, carrying fish and 1 Black-necked Grebe. (C Moore)
Sennen, quarry near school: 1 Melodious Warbler. (Sennen Cove Birdwatching) Trevedra Farm entrance: 1 Turtle Dove. (L Thomson)


Melodious Warbler


Brian Field, (02/10/13)

Porthgwarra: 1 1w/fem Pied Flycatcher. (R Farnes)

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Pied Flycatcher, Rod Farnes


Tehidy Country Park: 1 fem/imm Marsh Harrier south over Oak Wood at 16:45, 1 Northern Wheatear and 1 Grey Wagtail – Otter Bridge. (A Benn)
Porthgwarra: 1 1W/female Pied Flycatcher. (R Farnes)
Walmsley Sanctuary: 1 Glossy Ibis. (C Selway)
Hayle Estuary RSPB: 1 Black-winged Stilt.
Drift Reservoir (members only): 1 Black-necked Grebe. (Sennen Cove Birdwatching)
Gyllynvase Beach: 17 Sandwich Terns, just offshore, 16 Curlew flew over and 2 Mediterranean Gull. (D Chaney)
Castle Beach: 1 Whimbrel, 1 Wheatear, 1 Grey Heron and 10 Oystercatcher. (D Chaney)
Pendennis Point: 1 Wheatear and 1 Whimbrel. (D Chaney)
Gorrangorras: 1 Whimbrel, 4 Greenshank, 4 Turnstone, 1 Redshank, 1 Curlew and 1 Mallard present, also 100+ Black-headed Gull, 1 Kingfisher, 11 Mute Swan and5 Little Egret. (D Chaney)
The Lizard: There are reports that yesterday’s Black-eared Wheatear was not, but was an aberrant Wheatear.
St Ives: 1 Spotted Flycatcher and 1 Firecrest in private garden (V Stratton)