Tuesday 10th September 2013

Tuesday 10th September 2013

Marazion Marsh RSPB: 1 Citrine Wagtail (1W, not thought to be the same bird as was last seen 26/08), 7 Little Egret, c10 Teal, 1 Water-rail, Reed and Sedge Warblers. (T Mills & M Ahmad)


1W Citrine Wagtail, Tony Mills

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Marazion Beach: 17 Whimbrel, 1 Bar-tailed Godwit, 23 Ringed Plover, 10 Dunlin,  6 Sanderling, 15 Turnstone, 2 White Wagtail, 1 Wheatear and 1 Mediterranean Gull (2W) with Black-headed Gulls. (J St Ledger & T Mills)


Wheatear, Tony Mills


Moulting adult Sanderling, Tony Mills


2W Mediterranean Gull, Tony Mills

Devoran: 1 Osprey, 16 Greenshank,1 Whimbrel,1 Bar-tailed Godwit, Curlew, Oystercatcher , Redshank Dunlin, Black-headed Gull, Herring Gull, 3 Mute Swan and 3 Little Egret  plus a large party of Canada Geese. (D Jenkins)
Rinsey Head: 3 Whinchat. (I Webster)
Trevear Farm, Sennen: Adult moulting American Golden Plover in ploughed field at cSW370263 in the morning before flying off towards Brew Pool at 10:25. Also present on 09/09 when it gave inconclusive views. (D Parker & M Ahmad) The American Golden Plover was relocated mid afternoon in grassy field behind Costcutter, Sennen, plus 2 Black-tailed Godwit and 3 Curlew. (T Mills)

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 Moulting adult American Golden Plover, M Ahmad

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Moulting adult American Golden Plover, Tony Mills

Davidstow: 15 Ringed Plover (2 ad & 13 juv), 11 Dunlin and 1 White-rumped Sandpiper on the airfield in the afternoon. (D Parker). 1 probable adult Semipalmated Plover and 1 Curlew Sandpiper were reported early morning but not seen since.
Crowdy Reservoir: 8 juv Ringed Plover, 3 Dunlin, 1 Little Stint and 1 Spotted Flycatcher from the hide. (D Parker)
Pentire Point and The Rumps: 3 Fulmar, 15 Gannet, 2 Cormorant, 5 Shag, 3 Buzzard, 3 Kestrel, 1 Merlin, 12 Oystercatcher, 15 Black-headed gull, 5 Great Black-backed Gull, 11 Herring Gull, 3 Wood Pigeon, 5 Swallow, 5 Rock Pipit, 3 Wheatear, 3 Stonechat, 1 Blackbird, 1 Magpie, 5 Jackdaw, 10 Rook, 4 Carrion Crow, 1 Raven, 25 Starling and 12 Linnet. (M Scawen)


Juvenile Gannet, M Scawen

Siblyback Reservoir: 1 juv Pectoral Sandpiper, plus 37 Dunlin, 1 Curlew Sandpiper and 1 Little Stint.
The Lizard: 1 juv Rosy Starling south on village. (T Blunden)

Wadebridge: 1 Osprey between Westerlands and Camel Trail.
Porthgwarra: 1 Wryneck again end of track from Three Chimneys Cottage.