Tuesday 13th September 2016

Tuesday 13th September 2016

Davidstow Airfield: 1 American Golden Plover, 1 Buff-breasted Sandpiper, 4 Curlew Sandpiper, 2 Ruff, 1 Turnstone, c10 Dunlin, c15 Ringed Plover (L Sampson)

LSampson_AmerGoldenPlover_130916American Golden Plover, Lawrence Sampson LSampson_CurlewSand_130916Curlew Sandpiper, Lawrence Sampson LSampson_Turnstone_130916Turnstone, Lawrence Sampson

Hannafore: 2 Buff-breasted Sandpiper, 1 Pectoral Sandpiper, 1 Purple Sandpiper, 14 Turnstone, 1 male Eider (2.30pm). (G Berti)

Argal Reservoir: 1 juv Whiskered Tern. (B Porter)


Whiskered Tern, Ben Porter


Whiskered Tern, Ben Porter

Gannel Estuary: 55 Canada Goose, 7 Little Egret, 1 Little Stint, 2 Dunlin, 1 Ruff, 21 Bar-tailed Godwit. (S Rowe)

Drift Reservoir (members only): 1 Little Ringed Plover, 4 Green Sandpiper, 3 Common Sandpiper. (C Moore)

Porthgwarra: 1 Wryneck and 1 Lapland Bunting still.

Pendeen: 1 Grey Phalarope close inshore at Portheras Cove this morning also 1 Cory`s Shearwater, 51 Balearic Shearwater, 6 Sooty Shearwater and 1 Black-throated Diver past.

Perranuthnoe, Trenow Cove: 6 Bar-tailed Godwit and 7 Little Egret. Boat Cove: 1 Hudsonian Whimbrel again.

Kingsmill Lake: 1 Osprey again.

Lizard Point: 1 Cory’s Shearwater lingered offshore then flew west, 7 Balearic Shearwater. Lizard village: 1 Turtle Dove.

Helston Loe Pool: 1 Dalmatian Pelican and 70+ Sand Martins and Swallows. (B Dodd)

Padstow: 57 Mediterranean Gull and 32 Sandwich Tern. (D Julian)

Hayle Estuary RSPB, Copperhouse Creek: 1 Ruff, 21 Bar-tailed Godwit, 12 Redshank, 5 Curlew, 8 Oystercatcher, 1 Common Sandpiper, 1 Greenshank and 2 Kingfisher, also 1 Spotted Redshank heard over this evening. (M Bishop)