Tuesday 11th August 2020

Tuesday 11th August 2020

Late News, 10/08, Trenow Cove: 5 Little Egret, 7 Ringed Plover, 3 Dunlin, flock of 42 Whimbrel together with 4 Oystercatcher. (M Claughton)

Drift Reservoir: Spotted Sandpiper still present on west shore, 1 Wood Sandpiper, 6 Green Sandpiper and 1 Common Sandpiper (M Buckley John Chapple). 1 Greenshank (R Veal). 4 Green Sandpiper, Wood Sandpiper, Greenshank, 3 Kingfisher, juv Little Egret. (D Flumm)

Spotted Sandpiper – Mashuq Ahmad

Spotted Sandpiper – Mashuq Ahmad

Spotted Sandpiper – Mashuq Ahmad

Spotted Sandpiper – Mashuq Ahmad

Greenshank – Robin Chiffers

Wood Sandpiper – D Flumm

Hayle Estuary: 1 Spotted Redshank from swimming pool carpark. (Birdguides)

St Levan: juv male Green Woodpecker, Great Spotted Woodpecker, Willow Warbler, 8 Chiffchaff, 4 Blackcap, 4 Whitethroat, 4 Bullfinch (N T Keogh)

Land’s End: Reed Warbler, 4 Chiffchaff, 2 Sedge Warbler, 2 Whitethroat, 4 Chough (N T Keogh)

Sennen Cove: 4th calendar year Yellow-legged Gull on roof of lifeboat station, 51 Mediterranean Gull. (N T Keogh) 1 Clouded Yellow at Sennen potato site (P Fraser)

Sennen (field behind Mayon Chapel): 1 male Blue-headed Yellow Wagtail, 2 Yellow Wagtail ssp (N R Rogers)

Marazion Beach: 8 Dunlin, 6 Ringed Plover, 1 Sanderling, 1 Greenshank (P Fraser)

Nanjizal:19 birds trapped and ringed in thick mist before 8am including: 1 Nightingale, 7 Sedge Warbler, 1 Blackcap, 1 Whitethroat, 5 Willow Warbler. (K Wilson)

Polgigga: 2 (fem-type, juv) Marsh Harrier in Skewjack area midday, 5+ Willow Warbler. (M Wallace, R Veal)

Porthgwarra: 13 Willow Warbler, 16 Whitethroat, 1 Ringed Plover (over), 1 Curlew, 60 Swallow. (R Veal)

Ponsongath: 1 Pied Flycatcher. (J Foster)

Church Cove: 2 Pied Flycatcher. (M Pass)

Maer Lake: 3 Wood Sandpiper, 1 Green Sandpiper, 22 Dunlin ,1 Redshank, 2 Lapwing. (N Bastin)

Siblyback Reservoir: 4 Yellow-legged Gull and a Greenshank this morning. (D Julian)

Liskeard: Pied Flycatcher in a private garden. (D Julian)

Downderry: moving west, 0610-0715,  were 2 Common Scoter, 1 Balearic Shearwater, 15 Manx Shearwater and 21 Mediterranean Gull. Onshore 8 Ringed Plover and 2 Dunlin. (A Payne)

Portwrinkle Beach: 4 Dunlin on tideline (In same spot for about 4 hours. Camoflage so good that passed within 3 feet by at least 25 people who didn’t notice them). (A Blonden)

Polbathic Creek: 2 Common Sandpiper. (A Blonden)

Stithians: 1 Wood Sandpiper, 1 Green Sandpiper, 1 Greenshank, 1 Lapwing, 2 Snipe, 1 Curlew (D Eva J St Ledger). This afternoon; 2 Wood Sandpiper, 2 Dunlin,1 Redshank,1 Greenshank ,1 Lapwing, 25 Curlew, 37 Cormorant (S Kolodziejski)

Wood Sandpiper – John St Ledger

Truro: 1f Siskin on sunflower seeds in private garden. (D Jenkins) 1 Swift over 5.30. (P Fraser)

Porth Joke: 3 Curlew, 1 Redshank calling in thick fog (B Bosisto)