Friday 21st October 2022

Friday 21st October 2022

Godrevy: 4 Purple Sandpiper, 18 Ringed Plover, 32 Turnstone, 2 Dunlin, 27 Oystercatcher, plus 1 Raven flew over. (J Holter)

Copper House Creek: 3 female/juvenile Pintail amongst usual suspects. (J Holter)

North Kerrow Down ponds (evening): c12 Lapwing (first sighting in c5 years. (D Chadwick)

Emblance Down: c30 Common Sandpiper, 2 Merlin. (D Chadwick)

Copperhouse Creek, Hayle (early afternoon): 6 Greenshank, 2 Little Egret, 5 Whimbrel, Grey Plover, Kingfisher, Oystercatcher, 14 Redshank, c800 Canada Geese. (V Skilton)

Camel Estuary, Pinkson Creek: 88 Curlew, 17 Cattle Egret, 11 Little Egret, 8 Grey Heron, 16 Redshank, 2 Greenshank, 11 Wigeon, 2 Little Grebe. (S Grose)

East Pentire: Snow Bunting still present. (S Rowe)

Crousa Downs: Swallow, 13 Snipe in a flock, c400 Fieldfare. (S Wood)

Coverack: c10 Ring Ouzel and Firecrest along coast path towards Chynhalls Point. (P Bedford)

Newlyn: 2 Dipper. (T Mills)

Hannafore: adult Little Gull, 11 Mediterranean Gull, 12 Gannet, 5 Common Scoter, 5 Little Egret, Turnstone, 15 Rock Pipit, 3 Meadow Pipit, 2 Grey Wagtail, 2 Pied Wagtail, Shelduck, Cormorant & Shag. (M & R Frost)

Nr. Horningtops: Small flock of 20 Redwing. (M & R Frost)

Walmsley: Little Stint, 3 Green Sandpiper, Lapwing, 3 Snipe, Grey Wagtail, Swallow, 120+ Canada Goose, White Fronted Goose, Barnacle Goose, Pintail Drake, 80+ Teal, 30+ Mallard, Sparrowhawk ( f ), 4 Long Tailed Tit, 2 Great Spotted Woodpecker (m + f) (S Lilley)

Gwennap Church (15.00): 9 Mistle Thrush, 2 Song Thrush, c15 Fieldfare & c12 Redwing feeding on yew berries  (L Cox)

Lower Tamar Lake (am) : Great White Egret, Grey Heron, 18 Wigeon, 9 Canada Geese, 4 Coot, 19 Cormorant, 4 Great Crested Grebe, 5 Great Black-backed Gulls. (R Mudge)

Penryn on roofs towards the bridge: Black Redstart (E Inzani)

Penryn: 15 Fieldfare flew W mid morning after the rain had cleared. (C Benton)

Gwennap Churchtown garden and Gwennap Church graveyard (11.55):  Yellow-browed Warbler briefly in acer in backyard and into the churchyard (L Cox)

Cligga Head: Ring Ouzel. (L Sampson)

Bodmin Moor (10 -11am): c300+ mixed flock of Fieldfare & Redwing. 6 Ring Ouzel. Black Redstart (f) (S Sanderson)

Late submission, 20/10, Carne/Gillan Creek: Lesser Yellowlegs at the head of the creek at 12:25pm.  Still present when I had to leave at 1pm.  Also 15 Redshank, 2 Common Sandpiper, Kingfisher and several small flocks of Fieldfares and Redwing. (P Bedford)

Late submission, 20/10, Lizard Village: Yellow-browed Warbler(I Maclean)

Late submission, 20/10, Church Cove (Lizard): 2 Firecrest. (I Maclean)

Late submission, 20/10, Lloyd’s Lane (Lizard): 14 Ring Ouzel in a single flock, 35 Sisken over. (I Maclean)

tdm & sja

Little Stint – Steve Lilley
Little Stint – Steve Lilley
Black Redstart (f) – Emma Inzani
Pintail – Steve Lilley