Thursday 6th October 2016

Thursday 6th October 2016

Kenidjack: 1 Red-breasted Flycatcher in trees next to Green Shed.

Nanjizal: 7 Great White Egret in field to northwest. (M Wallace)

Penzance: 1 Caspian Tern reported at Jubilee Pool for 2 minutes at 17.35, before flying off east. (Note, the one on St Mary’s was reported within 30 mins of this sighting both before and after and so this would represent a different individual -Ed)

Botallack Head: 1 Wryneck (by coast path 20m south of trig point), 1 f Merlin, 2 Chough, c.100 Linnet, 2 Skylark, c.30 Wheatear, c.200 Meadow Pipit, 1 Swallow. (P Taylor & H Mitchell)

Nanquidno: 1 Ring Ouzel, 1 Woodcock. (C Moore) Also 1 Wryneck and 1 Yellow-browed Warbler.

Land’s End: 1 Wryneck along cycle track and 2 Whinchat. (C Moore) Land’s End (late pm): 2 Spotted Flycatcher, 1 Whinchat, 1 juv. Marsh Harrier. (M Scott-Ham) Also 2 Wryneck, Yellow-browed Warbler, 2 Ring Ouzel, Firecrest, Yellow Wagtail, 8 Whinchat, 4 Wheatear, 2 Redwing. (L Thomson) 2 Yellow-browed Warbler heard in Swingates. (DK Parker)

Lelant Saltings: 8 Pintail, 1 1w Spoonbill, 2 Greenshank, 1 Dunlin, 5 Bar-tailed Godwit and 2 Knot. (MJ Spicer)

Sennen: 1Tree Pipit,1 Whinchat. Brew Farm: 3-4 Whinchat. ( M Scott-Ham)

Polgigga, Bosistow Lane: 2 Firecrest. ( M Scott-Ham)

Land’s End (late pm): 2 Spotted Flycatcher, 1 Whinchat, 1 juv. Marsh Harrier. ( M Scott-Ham)

Hayle Estuary RSPB, Ryans Field: 1 Little Egret, 1 Black-headed Gull, 3 Grey Heron. (K.Bowers)

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Predannack Wollas: 1 Wryneck, 1 Whitethroat, 1 Blackcap, 2 Chiffchaff, 10 Swallow & 5 House Martin. (J Hawkey, K Dalziel)

Pendeen: 1 Wryneck, 2 Yellow-browed Warbler, 1 Ring Ouzel and 1 Richard’s Pipit in field to right of white flats on lighthouse approach road. (P Coombridge)

Perranuthnoe: 1 ad Hudsonian Whimbrel again today.

Davidstow Airfield: 1 Baird’s Sandpiper still.

Lizard village: 1 Yellow-browed Warbler.

Kynance Cove: 1 Yellow-browed Warbler, 1 f Redstart, 1 Firecrest and 2 Ring Ouzel. (P Tonge)

St Ives island: 12 Balearic Shearwater past this morning.

Marazion: 1 Little Stint on beach at mouth of Red River. (R Menari)

Penlee Battery NR: 1 Hobby, 2 Wheatear. (B Taggart)

Rame: 1 juv Cirl Bunting. (B Taggart)