Wednesday 24th August 2016

Wednesday 24th August 2016

Late photo, 23/8, Stithians Reservoir: 1 Wood Sandpiper and 1 Ruff. (R Farnes)

RFarnes_WoodSandpiper_230816Wood Sandpiper, Rod Farnes RFarnes_Ruff_230816Ruff, Rod Farnes

Late photo, 23/8, Hayle Estuary RSPB, Ryan’s Field: 1 Greenshank. (R Farnes)

RFarnes_Greenshank_230816Greenshank, Rod Farnes

Windmill Farm: 3 Green Sandpiper, 1 Spotted Flycatcher, 6 Stonechat, 1 Sedge Warbler, 5 Whitethroat and 1 Reed Bunting. (A Pay)

Rame: 2 Pied Flycatcher, 3 Spotted Flycatcher, 4 Whitethroat, 3 Wheatear, 3 Willow Warbler, 1 Green Woodpecker, 2 Sparrowhawk and 6 Manx Shearwater. (C Buckland, M Beer)

St John’s Lake: 1 drake Long-tailed Duck showing well this morning, 20+ Sandwich Tern, 4 Black-tailed Godwit and good numbers of Mediterranean Gull. (C Buckland, M Beer)

The Rumps and Pentire Point: 8 Fulmar, c.200 Manx Shearwater, 20 Gannet, 14 Cormorant, 2 Shag, 1 Peregrine Falcon, 3 Kestrel, 7 Oystercatcher, 45 Black-headed Gull, 4 Mediterranean Gull, 9 Great Black-backed Gull, 80 Herring Gull, 5 Wood Pigeon, 65 Swallow, 1 Meadow Pipit, 15 Rock Pipit, 1 Wren, 1 Dunnock, 1 Robin, 5 Wheatear, 10 Stonechat, 1 Blackbird, 2 Willow Warbler, 2 Chiffchaff, 5 Whitethroat, 1 Magpie, 50 Rook, 4 Carrion Crow, c.100 Goldfinch and 35 Linnet. (M Scawen)

Looe Island: 7 Wheatear, 1 Redshank, 1 Turnstone, 3 Whimbrel, 1 Fulmar, with 2 Fulmar chicks ready to fledge, plus numerous Great Black-backed Gull, Herring Gull, Cormorants and Shags. (D Spooner)

Penlee: 3 Spotted Flycatcher. (M Beer, C Buckland).

Stithians Reservoir: 2 Wood Sandpiper, 4 Common Sandpiper, 1 Ruff, 1 Little Egret, 2 Tufted Duck, 8 Coot and 10 Pied Wagtail from stuart Hutchings Hide. 5 Yellow Wagtail with c80 Pied Wagtail just beyond the Watersports Centre. (DK Parker)

Pendeen Watch: 1 Balearic Shearwater past this morning.

Perranuthnoe:1 Hudsonian Whimbrel again at Boat Cove.

Devoran: 1 Dalmatian Pelican still at Restronguet Creek.

Porthgwarra: 2 Balearic Shearwater and 1 Sooty Shearwater past.

Pendeen: 1 Balearic Shearwater.

Nanjizal: 157 birds ringed; 17 Grasshopper Warbler, 50 Willow Warbler, 33 Sedge Warbler, 26 Whitethroat, 5 Reed Warbler and 1 Spotted Flycatcher. (K Wilson)

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