Tuesday 8th September 2020

Tuesday 8th September 2020

Late news, 7/9, Perranporth: 3 Chough on the golf course. (S Cox)

Late news, 7/9, Clapper pools: 2 Great White Egret. (C Selway)

Bridge; St Columb Major: 2 Dipper. (L Payne)

Devoran, Tallack’s Creek: 1 Curlew Sandpiper, 3 Knot, 27 Black-tailed Godwit, 53 Redshank, 120 Curlew, 43 Dunlin, 19 Oystercatcher, 1 Whimbrel at high tide this morning plus Osprey from the Quay – attempted to fish at 12.30, successful catch at 13.00. (A Nicholson)

The Lizard; Soapy Cove: 1 Wryneck, 1 pair Kestrel. 2 Chough (over). (J St Ledger)

Hayle Estuary RSPB: Semipalmated Sandpiper on the north side of Carnsew basin, 1 Knot, 2 Common Sandpiper, adult Pale-bellied Brent Goose,52 Wigeon and 2+ Kingfisher on the main estuary. (R Veal et al) Osprey over the estuary briefly at 15.52hrs; 1 Knot; 5 Black-tailed Godwits; 4 Bar-tailed Godwits; 74 Dunlin; 15 Ringed Plover. (J Hawkey)

Crowlas:  1 Dipper on the stream across from the Star Inn pub for the 6th day. (G Healey)

Polgigga: 2 Pink-footed Goose photographed in the large stubble field west of the wash site, Polgigga this afternoon briefly before flying off towards Sennen. (M Wallace)

Siblyback Lake: 9 Ringed Plover, 9 Dunlin, and 1 Common Sandpiper. (M Ahmad) 6pm: 9 Ringed Plover, 6 Dunlin, 4 Common Sandpiper and 2 adult Yellow-legged Gull. (P Kemp)

Downderry: 0655-0800, 140 Gannet, 40+ Manx Shearwater, 8 Balearic Shearwater, 34 Kittiwake and 38 auk sp west. Inshore 1 Mediterranean Gull, 12 Ringed Plover and a White Wagtail. (A Payne)

Drift Reservoir (members only): 5 Common Sandpiper. (D Flumm)

Men-an-Tol: 1 Whinchat (Birdguides)

Nanquidno: 2 Reed Warbler, 1 Whitethroat. (B Dallas)

Camel Estuary: Juv Marsh Harrier at Dinham Flats. (C Selway)

Walmsley Sanctuary: 1 Great White Egret, 9 Cattle Egret (A Langdon)

Wadebridge: 171 Redshank, 5 Dunlin, 1 Curlew Sandpiper, 1 Green Sandpiper, 1 Common Sandpiper, 2 Kingfisher next to town bridge. (S Grose)

Porthilly Point: 1 Ruff, 1 Shelduck, 1 Osprey. (S Grose)

Park Head: Buff-breasted Sandpiper still present this afternoon. (Birdguides)

Scillonian Crossing:  This evening from Scilly to Penzance were 1 Great Skua, 1 Sooty shearwater and a few Balearic shearwaters. Plenty of dolphin sightings during trip. (G Motley)



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