Wednesday 18th August 2021

Wednesday 18th August 2021

Walmsley notice: There will be a work party at Walmsley on Thursday 19th from 9am until mid afternoon. Both hides will remain open but expect some noise and disturbance.

Siblyback: 1 Wood Sandpiper, 1 juv Dunlin, 1 Juv Ringed Plover, 1 juv Curlew with yellow flags on R & L legs {likely one of the British head-started Curlews}, 4 Common Sandpiper, 1 ad Yellow-legged Gull, 6 Teal, 21 Cormorant, 3 Grey Heron & c.10 Sand Martin (P Kemp)

Stithians Reservoir: 1 Ruff, 3 Green Sandpiper, 1 Common Sandpiper, 1 Spotted Redshank, 1 Gadwall, 2 Lapwing and 1 Willow Tit on feeders (S Chandler and G Fisher). Also Shoveler. (M Spicer)

Willow Tit, Sheila Chandler

Porthgwarra: 1 Spotted Flycatcher, 23 Willow Warbler, 3 Wheatear, 1 Grey Wagtail. Also 1 Back-tailed Godwit at Skewjack. (M Wallace) Also 34 Balearic Shearwater reported past by 12:15.

Halvana: 8 Crossbill, 3 Treecreeper, 1 Spotted Flycatcher. (D Eva)

Porthleven Harbour: 1 Sandwich Tern, 3 Oystercatcher, 3 Turnstone. (S Grose)

RSPB Hayle Estuary, Carnsew Pool: 1 Sandwich Tern, 1 Common Sandpiper, 19 Oystercatcher, 1 Black-tailed Godwit, 9 Curlew, 1 Sanderling, 29 Ringed Plover, 21 Dunlin, 2 Wheatear, 3 Linnet. (S Grose)

Hayle, the Millpond: 1 pr Mute Swan with 6 cygnets. (S Grose)

St Gothian Sands LNR: 2 Wheatear, 6 Mediterranean Gull (inc 2 juv) , 16 Little Grebe, 1 Common Sandpiper, 19 Tufted Duck, 1 Reed Warbler, 19 Lesser Black-backed Gull, 1 Raven. (S Grose)

Godrevy: 1 Sandwich Tern feeding amongst Gull flock. (S Grose)

Crantock: 1 Sparrowhawk. (S Grose)

Torpoint: 1 adult Gannet fishing inland between Marine Drive and Anderton today. (D Sharp).

Par Beach: Great Northern Diver, 1 Common Sandpiper, 1 Dunlin, 1 Ringed Plover, 3 Turnstone, 6 Sanderling. Also 2 Mediterranean Gull on the pool. (G Barter)

Rumps and Pentire: 7 Wood Pigeon, 6 Great Black-backed Gull, 25 Herring Gull, 6 Fulmar, 8 Gannet, 8 Cormorant, 4 Shag, 4 Kestrel, 5 Jackdaw, 9 Carrion Crow, 1 Raven, 9 Swallow, 1 Wheatear, 1 Dunnock, Pied Wagtail, 3 Meadow Pipit, 11 Rock Pipit, 90+ Linnet, 10+ Goldfinch, 9 Large White, 4 Common Blue, 4 Speckled Wood, 2 Wall Brown, 3 Gatekeeper, 5 Meadow Brown. (M Scawen et al).

Late submission, 17/8, Maker, Hat Lane: 4 Wheatear in evening. (B Taggart).

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