Tuesday 18th August 2020

Tuesday 18th August 2020

Late News, 16/08, Maer Lake: 3 Curlew, 20 Black-tailed Godwit, 50 Dunlin, 1 Greenshank, 1 Lapwing + Swallows, House Martins. (S Marquis)

Late News, 16/08, Vault Beach; Gorran Haven: 11+ Ringed Plover, 4 Dunlin, 3 Sanderling. (T Stuart)

Porthgwarra 06:10-07:40: 2 Cory’s Shearwater, 1 Balearic Shearwater, 198 Manx Shearwater, 2 Great Skua, 6 Med Gulls and 1 Kittiwake. (T McKinney). About 100 Swallow gathering on wires, 2 Raven. (K Dalziel)

Crowlas: 17 Crossbill over calling. (R Veal)

Camel Estuary: 39 Ringed Plover, 60 Dunlin, 2 Whimbrel, 1 Common Sandpiper. (B Bosisto)

Lizard: Pied Flycatcher reported by the heritage centre at 08:37.

Predannack Wollas to Soap Rock: 2 Pied Flycatcher, 1 Spotted Flycatcher, 6+ Willow Warbler, 1 Whimbrel, Sparrowhawk, Great Spotted Woodpecker. Also 3 Small Pearl-bordered Fritillary, several Grayling, female Keeled Skimmer & Golden-ringed Dragonfly. (S Bearhop, J&D Chapman)

Truro: 2 Siskin in my garden on sunflower seeds feeder. (D Jenkins)

Par Beach Pool: 4 Mediterranean Gull, 57 Black headed Gull, 1 Common Sandpiper, 1 Shelduck, 1 Kingfisher, 3 Grey Heron (2ad&1juv). (S Grose)

Par Beach: 361 Black headed Gull, 11 Mediterranean Gull. (S Grose)

Par, Spit Beach:1 Wheatear, 3 Mediterranean Gull, 19 Oystercatcher, 1 Knot. (S Grose)

Lostwithiel; Shirehall LNR: 2 Kingfisher, 2 Grey Wagtail, 1 Great Spotted Woodpecker, 2 Raven over, 5 Blackcap, 7 Greenfinch, 1 Buzzard. (S Grose)

Castle an Dinas: 11 Lesser Black backed Gull, 2 ad Yellow legged Gull in field with newly spread slurry. (S Grose)

Maer Lake: 1 Great White Egret, 12 Canada Goose,17 Black-tailed Godwit, 2 Greenshank, 2 Redshank,2 Common Sandpiper, 1 Green Sandpiper, 76 Dunlin 2 Curlew, 5 Lapwing, 4 Teal. (N Bastin)

Bude Marshes: 3 Common Buzzard, 5 Raven,1 Northern Wheatear, 2 Stonechat, 5 Willow Warbler 3 Chiffchaff, 5 Swift very high flying south west. (N Bastin)

Kiberick Cove: 1 Kestrel, 1 Whinchat, 4 Stonechat, 5 Wheatear, 2 Blackcap, 2 Whitethroat, 2 Raven, c.40 Linnet, c.20 Goldfinch (L Sampson)

Stithians: 2 Wood Sandpiper, 2 Greenshank, 1 Snipe. (D Eva) 1 Wood Sandpiper still at Stithians around midday, with 26+ Curlew,1 Lapwing, 2 Greenshank, 1 Hobby, 3 Teal, 1-2 Common Sandpiper – further round just into sailing club area. (T Stuart)

Hayle Estuary RSPB: 4 Teal, 3 (2 juv) Black-tailed Godwit, 2 Dunlin. (R Veal)

Illogan: 1 Sparrowhawk (S Smith)

Sparrowhawk – Sue Smith
Sparrowhawk – Sue Smith