Wednesday 23rd September 2020

Wednesday 23rd September 2020

Late photo, 21/9, Porthgwarra: Lapland Bunting

Lapland Bunting – Mark Halliday

Wadebridge: 1 Semipalmated Sandpiper reported this afternoon and still present this evening between Old Town bridge and boat club slipway. (D Julian)

Porthgwarra: Greenish Warbler in elms at south end of 60ft cover, mobile and elusive but vocal. (M Wallace) Yellow-browed Warbler still at Trevean (M Wallace)

Godrevy:Semipalmated Sandpiper still roosting on rocks with small waders. (I Hayes)

Stithians Reservoir: Great White Egret, Little Egret, 6 Wheatear. (S Turner) 1 Great White Egret, 1 Little Stint, 1 Ruff (5pm). (D Collins)

Two Seats,Camel Estuary: 1 Osprey (A Taylor)

Camel Trail, Skate Park: Wryneck sitting on fence and in bushes in front of Wadebridge skate park. (M Ellis & S Woof)

Red River Mouth, Marazion: 1 Little Stint and 1 Ruff. (A McKechnie, M Spicer) Also 8 Pale-bellied Brent Geese by Hogus Rocks. (P Fraser, M Halliday)

Little Stint – Mark Halliday

Little Stint – Mike Spicer

Little Stint – Alex McKechnie

Ruff – Alex McKechnie

Marazion Marsh RSPB: 8 Little Egret, 3 Water Rail heard, 2 Wigeon, 1 Gadwall, 8 Teal, 2 Snipe, 1 Jack Snipe, 1 Kingfisher this evening. (DK Parker)

Devoran: Osprey, fishing unsuccessfully, 6 Black-tailed Godwit, 5 Brent Goose, 1 Great White Egret, c.50 Teal, 60 Curlew, 70 Redshank. (P Day & M Patterson-Jones)

Caerthillion Cove: 1 Yellow-browed Warbler in trees at top of valley. (D Collins)

Botallack: Whitethroat, Wheatear, 8 Stonechat, 40 Meadow Pipit. (D Flumm)

Kenidjack: Pied Flycatcher, Blackcap, Chiffchaff. (D Flumm)

Pendeen: c30 Balearic Shearwater, 3 Arctic Skua, 4 Sandwich Tern. (P Clement) Leach’s Petrel reported at 07:10. 10 Balearic Shearwater, 66 Manx Shearwater, 13 Common Tern 3 Common Scoter between 16:00-18:00 (S Rogers)

Drift Reservoir: Shoveler, Tufted Duck, 3 Wigeon, 7 Teal, Bar-tailed Godwit, 2 Common Sandpiper, Kingfisher. (D Flumm)

Trelow Downs: 1 Wryneck, 1 Peregrine, 4 Snipe, 6 Stonechat, 2 Wheatear, Meadow Pipits and 2 Linnet (L Sampson)

Carnsew Basin: 1 Great White Egret, 1 Peregrine, 2 Dabchick, 3 Greenshank, 3 Bar-tailed Godwit, 3 Grey Plover and 14 Dunlin. (MJ Spicer) Baird’s Sandpiper still roosting with 20 Dunlin and single Curlew Sandpiper opposite the golf course at Carnsew Basim. (I Hayes)

St Erth: 1 Wheatear. (MJ Spicer)

Foredown, Pensilva: 1 Whinchat, 3 Stonechat, 5 Meadow Pipit. (M & R Frost)

Falmouth, Pendennis Point: 1 Wheatear, 2 Sandwich Tern, 18 Turnstone, 20+ Swallow (over). Also 1 Harbour Porpoise. (J St Ledger)

Tresemple Pond: 1 Grey Heron, 4 Cattle Egrets, 1 Kingfisher. (T Waters)

Lower Tamar Lake: 1 Kingfisher, 1 Grey Wagtail, 1 Cormorant, 1f Greater Scaup, 4 Willow Tit, 1 Marsh Tit, 1 Nuthatch, 3 Great Crested Grebe, 3 Wren, 1 Willow Warbler. (R Mudge)

Tregiffian: 1 Short-eared Owl. (J Ryan)

Porthleven: 1 Brent Goose off the beach. (A Witheywood)

Siblyback: 1 juv Little Stint, 1 juv Little Ringed Plover (P Kemp)

Davidstow Airfield: 1 adult Yellow-legged Gull, 1 Yellow Wagtail ssp (B Bosisto L Payne)

Yellow Wagtail ssp – Bob Bosisto

Yellow-legged Gull – Bob Bosisto